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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.


Infinity Blade: A Feast for Your Eyes [Update]

11:44 AM, Dec. 10th, 2010 · · Games

Its was promised, and it’s here at last. Epic’s epic hack-n-slash RPG is available for most iOS4 devices. Was it worth the wait? Vern Seward jumped in right away to put the game through its paces and reported back with his findings.

Chillingo Intros Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift

10:06 AM, Dec. 10th, 2010 · · Games

Chillingo and ZeptoLab announced the immediate availability of Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad on Friday. The game adds a holiday-themed spin to the popular Cut the Rope, complete with new levels that aren’t available in the standard game.

Microsoft “Too Invested to Let Apple Win” Mobile Gaming

4:41 PM, Dec. 9th, 2010 · · Games

Windows Phone 7 Integration with Xbox Live

Microsoft isn’t planning to just let Apple walk away with the mobile gaming space, what with its iPhone and its iPad and iPod touch. No, Big Redmond is “very serious” about Windows Phone 7, and the company said there are too many players in the market to let Apple take that market without a fight.

iPhone Game Boss Leaves Apple

10:03 AM, Dec. 9th, 2010 · · Games

Graeme Devine, Apple’s head of iPhone Game Technologies, announced he has left the company so he can return to game development. Mr. Devine was hired by Apple last year and was tasked to role ensure quality games were available for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.

Social Gaming Zynga Buys Mobile Gaming Newtoy

4:30 PM, Dec. 2nd, 2010 · · Games


Social gaming giant Zynga announced Thursday that it has acquired mobile gaming company Newtoy. Zynga is the developer behind Farmville and Mafia Wars (among others), while Newtoy is best known for recent gaming hits like Words With Friends (or Words With Friends HD). Terms of the deal were not announced, but this is the 7th acquisition for Zynga