News via Touch Arcade:

Vote for ‘Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II’ to Come to iOS

Aspyr Media wants to bring Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II to mobile. To gauge the interest of the gaming public, they’ve put up a page where you can enter your email address and your mobile platform of choice. From Touch Arcade:

After the surprising news that KOTOR 2got an update a decade since the last one, Aspyr Media continues to surprise by asking mobile gamers to show their interest in a possible iOS or Android port. If you don’t know KOTOR and KOTOR 2, these two games, especially the first one, are considered by many the top Star Wars games ever. There’s, of course, a debate over which one is the best, with most gamers preferring Bioware’s KOTOR because it simply was more fun than KOTOR 2since it was a more traditional story of good versus evil with clear heroes and villains. Obsidian’s KOTOR 2, on the other hand, had a more complex view of humanity and its graces and flaws. Unfortuntely, it felt like a rush job when it came out in 2005, with plenty of technical issues, content missing, and a very abrupt ending.

Via Touch Arcade

Deals

‘Divide By Sheep’ On Sale for $0.99

Normally $2.99, the math puzzle game about splitting sheep in half (of all things) is currently on sale for $0.99. If you like running calculations and saving sheep, now’s the time to buy it.

Updates

[Sponsored] Mucho Party Update Adds 3 New Games, Goes Free To Try

Many thanks to Mucho Party for sponsoring Slide To Play this week.

Mucho Party is a local multiplayer party game that now includes 40 mini games. Bud don’t fret if it’s a party of one — Mucho Party includes three different AI levels for single play. The mini games includes in each round can be chosen in 6 different ways ensuring lots of variety or allowing the players to pick their favorite mini games.

This latest update also takes the game to free to download allowing players to try before they buy. Five of the 40 games are included for free with the other 35 easily unlocked via one single in-app purchase.

Mucho Update is available now on iOS App Store. The game is also available on Google Play and Amazon App Store.

This content is sponsored via Syndicate Ads.

Deals

Think Like Churchill On Sale for $0.99

Ever wanted to relive history? Why not try filling the very big shoes of wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill? Make important decisions and try not to let too many people die. Think Like Churchill is a unique historical game / app, and you can grab it for $0.99 USD (down from $3.99 USD).

CAN YOU THINK LIKE CHURCHILL?
Each scenario will immerse you in a different pivotal moment in Churchill’s life. Some dilemmas are personal, some are controversial and some helped shape the fate of the world. You will decide:
• Should Britain fight or negotiate with Germany?
• Should you press ahead with the Dardanelles campaign at Gallipoli?
• Should you order the sinking of the French naval fleet?
• Should you risk death and recapture to escape from prison?
• Should you learn to fly?

News via Touch Arcade:

Vote for Hearthstone’s Grand Tournament Spoilers

Partaking in spoilers is like eating a lot of cake: It’s a lot of fun in the moment, but you regret it later on. Still, though — cake. This is a roundabout way of saying that if you’re excited about Hearthstone’s upcoming Grand Tournament expansion, you can vote on the next spoiler reveal. Touch Arcade has more information.

I know many of you are curious to find out about the upcoming cards, and Blizzard is now giving you the opportunity to vote for the next cards to be revealed. If you go to TheGrandTourney.com, you’ll have the option of voting which card should be spoiled next.

Via Touch Arcade

Out Now

Out Now: Adventure Time Puzzle Quest from Cartoon Network

Yet another match-3 RPG, but this time it’s Adventure Time, so at least it’s got a sense of humor about it!

News via Touch Arcade:

Hearthstone Getting Grand Tournament Expansion

Blizzard promised big Hearthstone news and here it is: The Grand Tournament expansion is coming next month.

The theme of the set follows all the different factions of Warcraft lore who were invited to a tournament which, of course, is a silly tournament and not anything near as serious as the Argent Tournament.

Via Touch Arcade

Deals

Gunpowder Update makes the game Universal

The game is also 60% off for one week to celebrate the update.

Updates

Down the Mountain Updates With New Levels, Characters

Down the Mountain’s long, long descent continues with an update that adds a whack of new stuff. Fall! Fall!!

What’s New in Version 1.1.0
– 50 new missions
– 17 new characters
– get extra prizewheel spins for watching videos
– more mountain sections
– fixed a bug with the level looping
– fixed a bug related to the opening boxes with stars

Out Now

Out Now: Pac-Man Championship Edition DX

PAC-MAN® Championship Edition DX is the official mobile version of the most beloved arcade game of all time. IGN gave the video game a perfect 10/10 and an Editor’s Choice award, calling it “a master class in game design.”

Get ready for some ghost chain gobbling. Travel through an intense maze collecting dots and destroying pesky ghosts, which can be eaten by collecting power pellets. Each of the 132 mazes provides exciting new challenges, as you blaze across them, your speed increases as you earn more points, but watch out; you will lose momentum fast if a ghost catches you.

Out Now

Out Now: Paper Train: Rush from Istom Games

Paper Train: Rush features…
√ 4 visually stunning continents,
√ 5 incredible parallel dimensions,
√ 13 runaway trains,
√ 13 vest-pocket characters,
√ Game Center support,
√ the awesome sense of speed,
√ and a FREE to play game experience!

Out Now

Out Now: The Long Siege from Anomaly Studios

The Long Siege is a real-time match-three puzzle game with RPG elements set inside an extraordinary atmosphere of music and visuals. The core mechanic centers on matching items in your own tower through a mixture of belt-type scrolling and single taps to command your army. It’s a fun-to-play strategic thinking challenge requiring you to plan ahead to summon the right units, level up, upgrade your defences and complete the quests to unlock special items.

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Out Now

Out Now: Stupid Zombies 3 from GameResort

The Stupid Zombies have risen again, and our heroes are on the move!
Drop some mad geometry and score huge combos with crazy bank shots!
Send zombies flying with huge explosions and massive destruction!

– 3 Wild Weapons: the Trusty Shotgun, Fiery Flare Gun, and Grannie’s Homemade RPG Launcher!
– 100 Brain-Bustin’ Levels – And More to Come!
– Play With Your Friends and Save to the Cloud!

Out Now

Out Now: To-Fu Fury

Amazon game studios has been on a quite a pace lately with releasing iOS games. This one adds to the stable with a great physics puzzler / combat game with a sense of humor. Of course it has to since it’s tofu doing the fighting.

Out Now

Out Now: Prune

Out now on iOS is one of the most zen-like and beautiful games I’ve seen in a long time. Give it a shot, it’s a great way to spend a couple hours.

News via Gamezebo:

Tonight’s 6 New iOS Games You’ll Want to Play

Gamezebo has done the work for you and hand picked the six best-looking games launching tonight on the App Store. Here they are, but check out the full article for details.

  • Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Father
  • Adventure Time Puzzle Quest
  • Vault!
  • Game of Thrones Episode 5
  • Prune
  • Stupid Zombies 3

Via Gamezebo

Reviews via 148Apps:

‘Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch’ Review: Rodeo’s Finest Yet

Yesterday we posted Gamezebo’s review of this game, which came from someone new to the series who had a good time but wasn’t blown away. Today we’re looking at the 148Apps review, whose writer was extremely impressed. From the 4.5 out of 5 star review:

I find it difficult to care about the need to grind when I’m having so much fun leveling-up my marines. And being able to equip and train my marines makes everything feel more personal, which makes me want to play more, which makes me happier when my marines level-up, etc. I know I say this with each subsequent release, but this is Rodeo Games’ finest work yet.

Via 148Apps

Reviews via Pocket Gamer:

‘Vault!’ Review: A Clever Twist on the Platformer

Do you like platformers as much as you like pole vaulting? Of course you do. So download the new Nitrome game Vault! to combine your two passions together. From Pocket Gamer’s 7 out of 10 review:

In the hands of an inferior developer, Vault! could have been a bit of a mess, but Nitrome has built a quick-fire arcade action game around a single idea that just works.

It might get a little repetitive, and there might only be a handful of characters to unlock, but there’s a neatly sliced mobile game here all the same.

Via Pocket Gamer

News via Touch Arcade:

‘Spider: Rite of the Shrouded Moon’ Launches August 6

Tiger Style Games has announced a release date for its upcoming sequel Spider: Rite of the Shrouded Moon. It’s August 6, and to make the announcement even more exciting, they’ve released a brand new trailer. Watch it above. From Touch Arcade:

Man, I’ll tell you what, some things are just worth waiting for. Tiger Style originally teased the new Spider in the fall of 2013, and we got a hands-on demo of a seemingly pretty complete version several months later at GDC 2014. In fact, Tiger Style had hoped to have the game out before the end of 2014, but were committed to the “it’s done when it’s done” mentality. Obviously 2014 came and went, and most recently we went hands-on with Spider again this past March at GDC 2015, where it was looking better than ever. We even gave it a special nod as one of our picks for Best of GDC 2015.

Via Touch Arcade

Deals

‘Spongebob Moves In’ is Currently Free

This Spongebob game about life in Bikini Bottom normally runs $3.99, but it can be yours right now for free. Download it quickly if you’re into everyone’s favorite squishy, obnoxious, endearing character.

Deals

‘The Island: Castaway 2′ is Currently Free

This week’s free G5 game is a particularly good one. It’s the tropical sim The Island: Castaway 2. The game normally costs $4.99 on iPhone and $6.99 on iPad, so be sure to grab it up if you don’t have it. Download the iPhone version here and/or the iPad version here.

Deals

Telltale’s ‘Game of Thrones’ is Currently Free

If you like Telltale’s excellent adventure games, and you dig HBO’s show (or GRRM’s novels) hurry to the App Store and download the first episode of Game of Thrones for free. Normally it would run you $4.99, but I assume this deal is to urge fans to buy the new fifth episode.

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