Tag Archives: Gaming

Live Android Chat #2 on Ustream at 4 PM EST!

Well, it’s that time again. Today we will be holding the second edition of the weekly Live Android Chat. In case you missed it last week, my name is Taylor. I am a contributing editor and the weekly Android columnist over at PhoneDog. Every Friday at 4 PM EST, I will be doing a live chat via Ustream. Nothing fancy, it’s just a place to hang out for… Read more

Angry Birds Seasons updated for Easter

It’s that time again gamers — we’ve reached a new season, and there’s a big holiday coming up, which can only mean one thing: a fresh update to the wildly popular Angry Birds Seasons. This time around, spring is the reason for the update, and Easter is the theme. There’s Easter eggs, baskets, bunnies, and fresh sprouting grass covering the colorful… Read more

Archived: Live Android Chat on Ustream today at 4 PM EST!

Hello, pups! Taylor here. You may (or may not) recognize me from across the lot. I am a contributing editor and the weekly Android columnist over at PhoneDog. As of today and every forthcoming Friday, I will be doing a live chat via Ustream. Nothing fancy, just a place for some Q&A and some time to chat it up about our favorite mobile platform. It… Read more

Amazon Appstore free app of the day: Zenonia 2

If you’re looking to save a couple bucks on a fantastic RPG for Android devices, look no further. Amazon has put up their free app of the day, and today it’s Zenonia 2. Zenonia 2 is a hack-and-slash-esque game with strong RPG roots. You can play as one of four class types — Paladin, Shooter, Magician and Warrior — in 98 quests on 152 different… Read more

PSX4Droid 3.0 free for download

Rumored to be due to the release of the Xperia Play, the first PlayStation certified phone, Google has pulled the popular PSX4Droid emulator from the Market, with no intention to allow it back in. However the developer, ZodTTD, wants to make sure the app is still available. Alternative markets and different distribution methods are being looked at, but… Read more

OpenFeint expands compatible games lineup

Announced today, social gaming network OpenFeint has expanded their lineup of compatible games to include 14 new ones. Not all games are entirely new, but OpenFeint support is. A full list of newly supported games is as follows: Can Knockdown: 2 Infinite Dreams Doodle Bowling: GameResort Grave Defense Silver Free: Art of Bytes Guerrilla Bob:… Read more

Angry Birds Rio available in the Android Market now

It looks like Amazon has had their share of the fun with the exclusive launch of Angry Birds Rio in the Amazon Appstore, and it’s Google’s turn to get in on the excitement. Available now, you can head on over to the Android Market and download Angry Birds Rio, Amazon free. As far as I can tell right off the bat, everything in the Android Market… Read more

Video: Gameloft previews Xperia Play launch titles

If you’ve been pondering whether or not the Xperia Play is the device of your gaming dreams, Gameloft has put out a video that may help convince you it is. As you will see in the video below, controls look amazing, gameplay looks smooth, and with launch titles like Spider-Man, Assassin’s Creed, Splinter Cell, and Brother’s In Arms, you have to imagine… Read more

Gameloft to open shop in the Amazon Appstore

If you’re into gaming on your Android device, then Amazon may just be the way to go. Gameloft, notorious for how terrible their buying experiences have always been, has recently said in an interview that instead of utilizing the Android Market for game distribution, they’ll be turning to Amazon. Thanks to Amazon’s higher security and the maturity of… Read more

Game Corner: Hextacy

Whenever I’m looking to play a game on my Nexus One, it’s usually because I have a couple of minutes to spare. In the past, that meant fumbling around a terrible UI just to try and entertain myself with complete garbage. Fortunately, that’s no longer the case. Mobile gaming is still growing in big ways, and small yet incredibly good looking and… Read more