Category Archives: Browser-Based
Mon, Jul 15, 2013 | 06:17 BST
Perfect World Entertainment will release its first browser-based game this week – the empire-builder Fortuna.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 08:04 BST
Google is celebrating the 66th anniversary of the alleged UFO sighting in Roswell, New Mexico by publishing a browser-based point and click game.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 03:32 BST
Apparently not satisfied with two MMOs already, Gravity has licensed a third entry in the Ragnarok Online family.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 00:29 BST
Here’s a video of Kingdom Hearts X (the X is pronounced “chi”, or “kii” in Japanese), a browser-based card battler spin-off which we’re not expecting to come west.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 01:40 BST
Gaijin Games has released a free endless runner called CommanderVideo, starring the famous hero of its Bit.Trip series. The browser-based affair has leaderboards and Twitter bragging support, and is a promotion for Bit.Trip Presents Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien, which is now available on Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, Wii U and Xbox 360, and headed to Vita as a bare-bones port this year.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 14:10 BST
Runescape 3 will launch around the end of the month, Jagex has announced.
Fri, Jun 28, 2013 | 10:00 BST
Lucky Peach is the new text-based ASCII game from Candy Box developer Aniwey. it’s an advergame that has launched alongside a food and travel journal.
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 | 05:54 BST
A University of Auckland-developed game which aims to help treat depression through play has been picked up for publication.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 11:52 BST
Candy Crush Saga developer King is to ditch in-game adverts in favour of a more seamless, uninterrupted gaming experience, according to an internal email sent around the company.
Sat, Jun 08, 2013 | 21:16 BST
More than a decade on from its launch as one of the first browser-based MMOs, RuneScape is heading for big changes. Dave Owen checks in with the apparently immortal “Netflix of gaming” as it prepares to ditch Java.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 10:07 BST
Chronoblade is the first game by NWay, a new studio formed by GTA creator Dave Jones, and former RealTime Worlds boss Tony Harman. It’s heading to OUYA, iOS, Android and browsers and a beta is on the way.
Wed, May 29, 2013 | 13:16 BST
What lies behind the cheerful gaze of the Lollipop Merchant? Not the subversive, critical commentary you might be looking for so much as a gentle reminder that games are supposed to be fun.
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 16:25 BST
Google Play apps have seen a 700% increase of internal purchases year-on-year, suggesting free-to-play is very much a hot ticket on the marketplace.
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 15:11 BST
Plants Vs Zombies: Adventures has launched on Facebook. PopCap’s new cultivation-em-up is playable right now.
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 10:50 BST
DJ Hero developer Freestyle Games is currently hiring for an IPTV producer to help the studio create projects for multiple formats, which may include browser and mobile.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 03:35 BST
Depopulated social network Google+ is shuttering its games service.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 17:00 BST
Anno Online, Blue Byte’s free-to-play strategy sim, has gone into open beta for English speakers.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 07:15 BST
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 20:24 BST
Square Enix has announced that Hitman: Sniper Challenge, the pre-order incentive for Hitman: Absolution, and Gyromancer – the puzzle-RPG – are now available on its free-to-play platform, CoreOnline. The service now features six games available instantly in your browser, with more games to come. Users can play on the service free for 20 minutes per day, with advertisements included or purchase a subscription for $2.99 per month to get unlimited access to all games without advertising. Hit up the link for more information.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 14:59 BST
Command & Conquer developer Victory Games has released a video diary called ‘Beyond the Battle’ that explores the history of the series, gameplay features in the new free-to-play game and other possibilities over the next few years.