Lara Croft: Relic Run is essentially Temple Run with a Lara Croft twist. Emphasis on “twist.” As AppSpy’s video points out, Relic Run’s ragdoll physics grant Lara some hilariously uncomfortable QWOP-style death poses.
If Mad Max: Fury Road got your blood pumping for some more apocalyptic car-on-car action, you’re in luck. Auroch Digital is working on a digital version of Games Workshop’s Dark Future miniatures-based board game. It’s called Dark Future: Blood Red States, and it’s coming to tablets (and other platforms) later this year.
Despicable Me’s little yellow minions work hard, so you should do whatever you can to make them happy in their new tropical home. AppSpy has some hands-on preview footage of EA’s upcoming island-builder, Minions Paradise. The game’s currently in soft-launch.
AppSpy’s video review of the retro-style sword-swinging platformer Sword of Xolan praises the game for its precise controls and hearty character, though the overall experience is reportedly a wee bit short.
Remember chunky-looking shooting games like Time Crisis? Eight Pixels Squared remembers, and it aims to recapture that fun with its upcoming shooting / strategy title, Cartel Kings. Look for it soon on iOS and Android.
Fans of mobile JRPGs will definitely want to check out the debut trailer for Grand Sphere: The Queen of Destiny and the Dragon Knight, a game by the same studio that brought us Bravely Default (and will be bringing us Bravely Second). The trailer’s in Japanese and there’s no word on an English-language release, but that might change at some point.
Scott Cawthon’s horror indie game Five Nights at Freddy’s has remained one of the App Store’s consistently most popular apps since its introduction. People sure enjoy being scared by run-down animatronics, as Touch Arcade’s compilation of player reactions demonstrates.
Cooped Up is a bird-flinging game that has you boost your birdie ever upwards on slingshot-like wires. The goal is to eat worms and things and avoid enemies and obstacles. Lonnie takes it for a spin above.
If you thought the original physics basketball game Dude Perfect wasn’t quite, well, perfect, perhaps the sequel will change your mind? Watch Lonnie take the game for a spin above. Dude Perfect 2 has soft-launched in Canada and should make its way to the US soon.
What’s more fun than the act of creation? Utter destruction and chaos. The latest update for SimCity BuildIt now has a trailer that shows off three new disasters: Killer robots, a Tesla coil-induced lightning storm, and a tornado that doesn’t know when to quit. The update is available now.
pCars: Dash and sin:speed are companion apps for Project Cars on the PC. Want to see what the apps offer? Want to know where and how to download them? AppSpy has a handy-dandy instructional preview video.
Thanks to the Avengers and co., you can’t open your eyes without being bombarded with ads for superhero stuff these days. Why not embrace the heroism and play Marvel Mighty Heroes on iOS. That’s what Lonnie did, so give it a look in the video above.
If you’re into Tiny Tower-like tower management games, you’ll want to check out for Towering Oceans, which launched today. Watch the video above to see what you’re in for, and download it here for free.
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