Category Archives: iTunes
Mon, May 27, 2013 | 03:08 BST
Sid Meier’s Ace Patrol developer Firaxis has taken an accessible yet challenging approach to flight combat. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with lead producer Lena Brenk to discuss its development.
Tue, May 21, 2013 | 11:59 BST
Unity Technologies is giving away its basic mobile development tools to independent and small studios, as part of its drive to democratise the development process.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 09:40 BST
Apple is celebrating over 50 billion App Store downloads worldwide since the store launched in 2008.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 | 03:23 BST
Zynga, who acquired OMGPOP last year, have confirmed that Draw Something 2 is now available in the US for iOS devices. The sequel will feature a live social feed, player’s own gallery, a Free Draw mode that allows players to draw whatever they desire and share it with friends, new drawing tools and many new words.
Thanks to Polygon, who report the news was initially announced by Zynga CEO Mark Pincus during an investor call. The game is already available on iOS in Sweden (where it costs 22 kronor) and Canada (CA$2.99).
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 10:22 BST
Team Chaos is the new development studio founded by former Zynga Austin vice president and general manager Andrew Busey. Paired up with Chaotic Moon Studios, Busey and his colleagues have formed Team Chaos, and the studio has debuted with free-to-play iOS card game Elements: Broken Lands. It’s out now.
Thu, Nov 08, 2012 | 13:21 GMT
Apple’s share prices have dropped by 20% since iPhone 5 launched in September, resulting in an £80 billion loss at the California company.
Tue, Sep 25, 2012 | 10:06 BST
iPhone 5 has sold over 5 million units since it launched on the 21st of September. That’s a lot of money for Apple and a lot of new handheld gaming devices on the streets.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 | 07:30 BST
iPhone 5 has been announced by Apple SVP Phil Schiller, who called it “an absolute jewel… the most beautiful product we have ever made, bar none.”
Wed, Aug 22, 2012 | 21:15 BST
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 18:28 BST
EA has announced it will remove both Rock Band and Rock Band Reloaded from the App Store next week on July 31. Users can re-install purchases if synched to iCloud, and users will still be able to play the titles locally. The games are being pulled due to the licensing agreement with Harmonix ending. Thanks, EG.
Thu, Apr 05, 2012 | 16:57 BST
Activision has announced Skylanders Cloud Patrol for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, which features over 30 characters from Spyro’s Adventure.
Thu, Mar 22, 2012 | 17:29 GMT
A PC demo of Angry Birds Space is now available through GamersHell if you would like to get the game a try before you buy it. It’s out today for iOS, Android and PC.
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 | 14:56 GMT
Sat, Mar 10, 2012 | 19:22 GMT
Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage at Apple’s San Francisco event this afternoon to deliver his keynote and announce “the new iPad” with retina display and a A5X quad-core processor.
Thu, Dec 15, 2011 | 16:17 GMT
The classic Bungie Macintosh first-person-shooter Marathon 2: Durandal is now available for free on iOS. Any iOS device newer than an iPhone 3GS will be able to experience a true classic, and the predecessor to Halo.
You can pick up the game here. The game itself is free, but offers a few bonuses via in-app-purchase like HD textures. This isn’t just a slipshod port either. It offers GameCenter support as well as support for Joypad.
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 | 22:33 GMT
You might remember this video from way back in September. PopCap originally released this video during TGS for no apparent reason at all. Today we’re getting word that PopCap has made the song available for download on iTunes with all of the profits going to charity.
The charity involved is called Concern Worldwide and works to benefit some of the poorest places on Earth. If you’ve got £0.79/$0.99 to spare then head on over to iTunes to pick up a copy for a good cause. The music video is embedded after the break.
Thu, Oct 06, 2011 | 17:02 BST
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 08:36 BST
A update has been released for Taito’s acclaimed iPhone app Groove Coaster today, adding three new songs to the rhythm game’s library.
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 03:53 BST
The reliability of Apple’s App Review Board has been brought into question with the revelation that an apparently unplayable and blatantly copyright infringing title has managed to slip through the system unnoticed.
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 | 10:40 BST
Apple devices are to get their second entry in the Katamari Damacy series next week in the form of Katamari Amore, a new release with both free and paid versions.