A new skateboarding game is heading to Android soon simply called Skater. Unlike a lot of games in this genre, Skater focuses solely on three things, doing tricks, your shoes, and your board. Players have different skate parks and course that they can skate through with all the ramps, rails, and anything else you could want.
Fans of the TCG genre have a new game they can check out on Android called Swords and Sorcery, although no relation to the Superbrothers game of the same name. Developed by Mindstorm Studios, this game is an RPG that features a trading card mechanic, as well as a kingdom building one. So it is a little bit of everything under one title.
To be released by Mi-Clos, Antioch is an upcoming gamebook for the Android platform. Set in the eponymous city of Antioch, players will assume the role of one of two detectives who are attempting to solve a murder that occurred within this dark city. The gameplay is to be one of interactive fiction and will be set within the noir genre, with players working within a narrative and focusing on what to do next, either in pursuing leads or options within dialogue.
During the last part of 2015 and the beginning of this year, Deep Silver Fishlabs announced a number of partnerships with other development companies for upcoming game releases. Now these games are starting to get announced and ready for release, with the newest one being Sacred Legends.
Omnidrone is an independent game company that is full of talented individuals. They are based in Barcelona, Spain. Their talent is showcased on their game Titan Brawl. It is full of action, strategy and mayhem. It is coming to Android and iOS soon, but you can get in on the Android beta now.
The rather humorous game Please, Don't Touch Anything will be getting a Virtual Reality version released later this month for the Oculus Rift and the Gear VR headsets. If you're not familiar with Please, Don't Touch Anything, this is a pretty unique and funny game where you are presented with a single red button in front of a monitor, along with a sign saying not to touch anything.
Previously released exclusively for Nvidia's Shield TV platform, Never Alone is a platformer that is being released generally on Google Play late next month. In Never Alone, players will assume the role of Nuna, a small girl who is striving to restore balance within the "eternal blizzard". Nuna is accompanied by a fox that, in an interesting twist, players can also control.
Released by Ogre Pixel, Black Tower Enigma is an adventure game that focuses on riddles and puzzles. In this game, players will assume the role of a humble orc named Wigo, whose wife made the mistake of putting on a magic dress, which in turn caused her to be levitated up into the sky, never to be seen again.
DeNA has released their newest title onto Android which is called Monster Builder. Just like the name suggests, players will be given their own 'base' of sorts, where they are able to create their own creatures. These creatures each have their own elemental alignment, and some of the stronger main creatures also have their own unique abilities and passive ability.
If you need some downtime in between playing Jewel Road, the unique twist on a match-3 puzzle game from Crescent Moon Games, they have another game for you to try today. Sparkwave was released on iOS earlier this year, and it received great reviews. If you like twitch type games, then Sparkwave should be added to your library of games.
Today, Android gamers have the privilege of playing one of the teresting platformers to be released recently. If you are familiar with the game developers Bad Seed, then you know they make challenging, fun and graphically appealing games. If you aren't familiar with them, maybe you remember playing a game called Sheep Up. Okay, now that rings a bell. Game publisher Energetic has collaborated with Bad Seed, to bring their latest puzzle/platformer to Android, called The Beggar's Ride.
MildMania is based in Ankara, Turkey. Their Chief Executive Ninja, Burkay Ozdemir, informed us that their new colorful puzzle/platforming game Cattch, will be coming to Android soon. Cattch released on iOS this week, and the Android version should be entering the beta phase this week. Based on what we have seen, this is a game we want to play as soon as possible.
Released by White Wizard Games, the studio behind Star Realms, comes another digital deck building game, only this time it's built around the Cthulu Mythos. The goal of this game is fairly straightforward. Players are looking to either drive their opponent crazy. Should the game end before that point is achieved (which can occur when one's deck runs out), whichever player has the most sanity left is declared the winner.
Released by hiddencat, LIGHT is, as the headline would suggest, a stealth puzzle game for Android. In this game, players will control the eponymous ball of light called 'L.I.G.H.T.', and are tasked with completing a series of mazes in the dark, of which there are forty.
Released by Madfinger Games, Unkilled is a zombie shooter for the Android platform. Set in New York City, players assume the role of Joe, who is a member of an anti-zombie unit that is under the moniker WOLFPACK. Madfinger has announced that the game has now received its biggest update yet, and it's also one of significance.
Capcom’s Resident Evil 5 is now available to download on Google Play exclusively for Nvidia Shield Android TV. In Resident Evil 5, returning hero Chris Redfield—star of the both the first installment and Resident Evil Code Veronica—teams up with newcomer Sheva Alomar. Alomar works for the West African branch of Redfield’s new employers, the Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance. Redfield may know the enemy, but it’s Sheva who knows the terrain. While Resident Evil 5 on consoles and PC featured two-player co-op, the game has been redesigned to work on Shield Android TV as a single-player experience.
Minority Media today has announced that their upcoming Virtual Reality game called Time Machine will finally be launching this month for both major VR headsets, the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The narrative for this game was written by the Assassin's Creed III and IV writer Jill Murray.
Rovio has made an announcement to remind people to keep their phones on, instead of off, if they happen to be in a movie theater watching the new Angry Birds movie that hits theaters tomorrow. This is because the company's newest game, Angry Birds Action!, has a special sort of integration with the movie.
Released by Sleepy Sentry, Smee's Space Race is a new casual, endless game for the Android platform. In this game, players will assume the eponymous role of a little monkey named Smee, who has set his sights on being the first of his kind to set foot on the moon, by way of balloons.
Launching earlier this week on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Homefront: The Revolution, the sequel to 2011’s first-person shooter Homefront, will be available to stream on Nvidia Shield devices via GeForce Now this month. This particular game takes place in 2029, four years after the brutal occupation of the United States by North Korean forces. The setting is Philadelphia, the birthplace of Independence but now a police state where citizens are oppressed, constantly under surveillance by drones and armored patrols. Anyone who steps out of line is savagely disciplined.