OOTP Sweetens OOTP 12 Pre-Orders With iPod touch Giveaway

11:13 AM, Jan. 27th, 2011 · · Games


Out of the Park Developments has sweetened the deal for those pre-ordering version 12 of its Out of the Park Baseball management sim, which was announced on Wednesday. Anyone who pre-orders the game through Monday will be entered in a drawing to win a fourth generation 32GB iPod touch. As previously promised, everyone who pre-orders the game by then will also receive it two days before its official ship date.

Out of the Park Baseball 12 Starts Pre-Orders With Incentives

9:28 AM, Jan. 26th, 2011 · · Games


OOTP Developments on Wednesday announced that pre-orders have begun for Out of the Park Baseball 12, the latest version of its baseball management sim. Those who order during January get the game two days early when it ships this spring, along with a US$10 discount off the normal price of $39.99. The $29.99 pre-order price stays in effect until the day before OOTP 12 ships.

14-Year-Old’s Game Tops Free List at App Store

9:48 AM, Jan. 19th, 2011 · · Games

Bubble Ball

A game coded by a 14-year-old has hit the top of the list of free titles at the App Store, knocking the free version of Rovio’s popular Angry Birds off its perch. Bubble Ball, a physics puzzler, has seen over three million downloads, according to the International Business Times (IBT).

VP Expands Majesty 2 & Releases Darkest of Days

7:21 PM, Dec. 30th, 2010 · · Games

Darkest of Days

Virtual Programming released expansion packs for Majesty 2 for Mac OS X, as well as a new time traveling first person shooter (FPS), Darkest of Days. The Majesty 2 expansions add new missions and features, while Darkest of Days puts the player in the role of a time traveler who must protect historical figures important to the space-time continuum.

Angry Birds HD Updated with 15 New Levels

3:55 PM, Dec. 23rd, 2010 · · Games

Angry Birds HD 1.5 - The Mighty Eagle

Chillingo released a new version of Angry Birds HD for iPad this week. Version 1.5 includes 15 new levels, support for Apple’s Game Center, a new Golden Egg, a new theme, and a new feature called The Mighty Eagle that allows users to bypass a level.

Chair Updates Infinity Blade with New Features

5:29 PM, Dec. 21st, 2010 · · Games


Chair released version 1.1 of their wildly popular hack-n-slash, Infinity Blade. While just a .1 update, the new version includes several major new features including an increase int eh level cap, new weapons and gear, in-app gold purchases, and more.

Doctor Who Steps Out of the TARDIS into the App Store

1:41 PM, Dec. 17th, 2010 · · Games

The BBC’s popular science fiction series Doctor Who has finally worked its way from your TV to your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad in the form of a new game called Doctor Who: The Mazes of Time. The game features the 11th Doctor and is companion Amy Pond in a time travelling adventure where they race to save a family from the Daleks.

Myst Sequel Riven Comes to the iPhone

11:35 AM, Dec. 15th, 2010 · · Games

Cyan Worlds’ Riven, the sequel to the popular game Myst, is available for the iPhone and iPod touch as of Tuesday. Riven was originally released for the Mac and Windows in the late 1990s, and the new iPhone version faithfully recreates the game play from the original release.

Game Center Coming Into Its Own On iPad

3:02 PM, Dec. 10th, 2010 · · Games


The release of iOS 4.2. 1for iPad brought a lot of great features to the device, including Game Center. Vern Seward is excited about this, and he talked to several developers to learn more about Game Center gaming on the device.