Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Developers of Ravensword bringing 'Ultra Kid: Mystery of the Mutants' - A 3D Platformer

Crescent Moon Games (developers of Ravensword) have just revealed their upcoming platformer, 'Ultra Kid: Mystery of the Mutants.' Inspired by several other platformers including Super Mario Galaxy and Megaman, this 2.5D/3D platformer seems to have some of the greatest graphics on the iPhone to date.

Not many details have been released yet, however, as you can see from the screenshots, there will be many interesting environments to explore.

You can view the screenshots here:

You can expect a full review here once it is released in the upcoming weeks.

Monday, April 26, 2010

UPDATE- Electronic Art's '2010 World Cup South Africa' Available in the US April 27th

UPDATE: As you can see, '2010 World Cup South Africa' is still unavailbale. According to my source, the game will be available Friday, April 28th!

Are you ready to play soccer/football? Well, if not, get ready! According to EA's website, '2010 World Cup South Africa' is coming out in the US tomorrow, April 27th.
The 2010 FIFA World Cup(TM) will also be available on the Wii(TM), PSP(R) (PlayStation(R) Portable) and iPhone(R) on April 27, 2010 in North America and April 30, 2010 in Europe and Asia. 
In the meantime, you can view these screenshots and this gameplay video.

Here is the Gameplay Video on YouTube

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Gameloft's Recently Announced 'Iron Man 2' Now Available In New Zealand

The much anticipated and recently announced 'Iron Man 2' just released in New Zealand app stores for $9.99. This should translate to $6.99 once it is released in US stores on May 3rd. 'Iron Man 2' will be out in UK stores at approximately 12:00 AM.

As you can see from the screenshot above, graphics look impressive in this game. We'll have a full review for this game soon.

iTunes Link: http://itunes.apple.com/nz/app/iron-man-2/id360179681?mt=8

Friday, April 23, 2010

Gameloft Releases Podcast #5 confirming 'Prince of Persia: Warrior Within' and More

Today, Gameloft released their 5th podcast. Gameloft releases a podcast each month and provides information on their recent game releases, upcoming games, and other Apple related news.

Here are some of the things they covered:
  • The launch of the iPad
  • Upcoming and Recent iPad Games ('Hero of Sparta', 'Shrek Kart',  'Brothers in Arms 2: Global Front', and 'James Cameron's Avatar'
  • How gaming has been improved on the iPad
  • Their new iPhone/iPod Touch release: 'Blokus'
  • 'Iron Man 2' Gameplay footage
  • 'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction' information and gameplay footage
  • Confirming 'Prince of Persia: Warrior Within' and revealing an interesting trailer
  • Free game Friday (every Friday, Gameloft has a contest where you Retweet a specific message on their twitter account for a chance to win a Gameloft game of your choice)
  • Talking about Hero of Sparta 2
You can view the full Podcast here

Thursday, April 22, 2010

'Sword & Poker 2' Coming to iPhone


Following 'Sword & Poker', a very successful game on the App Store, developer GAIA will soon be releasing 'Sword & Poker 2.' This will be a Poker game combined with RPG elements.

Game Features
  • Experience a new game style in the form of a fusion between poker and RPG.
  • With the help of the tutorial function, you will find the game easy to play even if you are not a big fan of RPG games or don’t know how to play poker.
  • Pause anytime and play again from where you last stopped using the resume function.
  • The save slots allows you to save up to 3 data on one iPhone.
  • Play against another player using only one iPhone/ iPod Touch device.
  • Listen to your favorite music while playing the game.
More information on the game can be found here, on the developer's page.