Daily games blog

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Pokémon video on demand extends as Pokémon TV app for Kindle Fire is released


There’s a new way to catch up on Pokémon animation anytime, anywhere on the Kindle Fire with The Pokémon Company International’s launch of the official Pokémon TV application for the popular tablet.

Space Sim Starpoint Gemini 2 All New Stunning Oculus Rift Screenshots - PC


Iceberg Interactive and developer Little Green Men Games announced today the integration of Steam Workshop into its popular space sim Starpoint Gemini 2 (PC), currently available on Steam’s Early Access program. With the Steam Workshop, the game’s community can create individualized Starpoint Gemini 2 content and make it available as a downloadable addition to the base game.

Abyss Odyssey - It's YOUR Game - PC PS3 X360


Here's another look at some of ACE Team's Abyss Odyssey, starting off with Art Director Edmundo Bordeu describing the game's back story in front of Santiago's Cerro Santa Lucía, a location recreated in the game.

Build an Empire TownCraft Official HD Game Launch Trailer - iOS Mac


TownCraft is a simple yet addictive building and crafting game that’s easy to get into, non-violent, and engages one’s desire to discover, create and explore. Set in medieval times, players are alone in the wilderness and must start a new town to become the toast of the kingdoms. Gamers begin by crafting the most basic of tools, tying a sharpened stone to a small piece of wood as a hatchet and, before long, their town will be teeming with travellers from all across the land. They'll buy wares at the local shops, come to check out the sights, have some food, and drink at the tavern players build. Fish, farm, forage, mine, mill, and explore the bizarre and distinctive world of TownCraft.

PS Plus May Update: Stick it to the Man (PS4), Puppeteer (PS3), PayDay 2 (PS3), Murasama (PS Vita) and Everybody's Golf (PS Vita)

Entering PS Plus:
30th April: Stick it to the Man (PS4)
30th April: Payday 2 (PS3)
30th April: Puppeteer (PS3)
30th April: Muramasa Rebirth (PS Vita)
30th April: Everybody’s Golf (PS Vita)

Leaving PS Plus:
30th April: Mercenary Kings
30th April: Pro Evolution Soccer 2014
30th April: Bioshock Infinite
30th April: Hotline Miami (Cross Buy)
30th April: MotoGP13

2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Steven Gerrard lifting the World Cup



EA SPORTS 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil features multiple innovations and improvements to the award-winning gameplay of EA SPORTS FIFA 14, putting players in control of their nation’s fate. From the ability to accelerate, decelerate, and change direction quickly on and off the ball with Explosive Movement, to the new World Class Control feature that uses Response Dribbling and Pinpoint Passing, fans will feel the athleticism and skill of their national football heroes. And one hundred new animations, including passing, saves, and penalty kicks, help play on the pitch explode with the drama and unpredictably of the official tournament.

Physics Puzzler Rube Works released on Steam - PC Mac Linux


Rube Works the critically acclaimed contraption-building title from industry veteran David Fox and his development team at Electric Eggplant, is available now for PC, Mac and Linux platforms via Steam. Previously released for mobile platforms, Rube Works received high marks for its fantastic use of Rube Goldberg's humorous cartoon artwork and crazy contraptions which challenge the player's skills at connecting multiple day-to-day objects together to create amazing things.

Lords of the Black Sun (Star Lords) game trailer - PC


In Lords of the Black Sun, players take command of one race to join the struggle for supremacy in the galaxy. As the leader of an empire, gamers are tasked with exploring the stars, colonizing new worlds, managing their empire and conquering whoever dares to oppose them. Within a framework of turn-based strategy and turn-based combat, Lords of the Black Sun endeavors to differentiate itself by providing players with the ability to beat their opponents by using generals, diplomacy, intelligence, trading, or plotting the downfall of enemies by financing wars against them or aiming to cause anarchy.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends Nurture Fresh Plants and Lasting Friendships Game - 3DS


In Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends, players will grow 50+ sun-kissed flowers, fruits and vegetables that Mama’s animal pals can sell in their woodland shops. Help Bear’s Restaurant, Rabbit’s Flower Shop, Cat’s Beauty Shop and Squirrel’s Cake Shop thrive by fulfilling their requests and earning garden points. Trade in points for more than 100 fun decorations like fountains, pergolas and sculptures to create a lush paradise.

Batman: Arkham Origins - Cold, Cold Heart story DLC add-on now live


The Cold, Cold Heart Story Add-On introduces new locations including Wayne Manor and GothCorp, taking players on an ice-cold journey as Victor Fries encounters Batman for the first time. Players will have access to all new gadgets including Thermocharged Batarangs and Thermal Gloves. Batman is also equipped with his powerful Extreme Environment (XE) suit to take down Mr. Freeze and his Cryo-thugs in hours of new story content.