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Naval Storm TD sails onto Android today

Posted by 148Apps Staff on October 5th, 2017

Naval Storm TD is ready to take the world of naval strategy games by storm. GameSpire’s latest game is the first and only naval tower defense game you’ll find anywhere, and Naval Storm TD is all set to become the next big thing in strategy games with its deep strategy and stunning graphics.

Set on an island in the midst of war, you’ll need to buff up your defenses to protect yourself from the enemy armies heading your way. Naval Storm TD features a huge variety of enemy units. You’ll be facing off against anything from submarines to helicopters to hulking armored cruisers.

In order to build up your defenses, Naval Storm TD gives you access to a free construction mode, which allows you to place turrets and other platforms around your tower any way you like. You’re free to build whichever sort of defense you manage to dream up, especially with a wide array of upgrade paths for your units. Naval Storm TD leaves the player with loads of options for customizing each and every battle. Plus, you can aid your defenses with an exciting array of weapons featuring anything from machine guns to torpedoes.

Play through 32 levels jam-packed with action and gorgeous 3D environments -- over the course of the game you’ll travel to flooded mountain vistas, freezing Antarctic islands, to name but a few.

Are you ready to head to war? Naval Storm TD is free-to-play, and you can grab it right now on Android.

This article is sponsored as part of Steel Media Preferred Partners.

The best mobile battle royale games

Posted by Jessica Famularo on October 5th, 2017

Battle royale games like Player Unknown's Battlegrounds and Fortnite are the current big trend in games. Players are flocking to these titles in the millions and it's easy to see why. They're fun to play on your lonesome or with friends, and the combination of survival and third-person shooter elements is downright addictive.

If you're looking for some similar games on mobile, we've managed to track down a few that will do the job. It's still a relatively new genre for mobile, but expect to see many more games of this sort headed your way soon.

The best deals on the App Store this week - October 3

Posted by Jessica Famularo on October 4th, 2017

We're a bit early this week, we admit, but it's time for the best deals on the App Store this week. We couldn't wait to share the best discounted games, so we're jumping ahead just a bit this time. It's a well rounded list once more, with board games, dungeon crawlers, endless runners, and more. We know you'll find something you'll love.

The best games of the month - September 2017

Posted by Jessica Famularo on October 3rd, 2017

September always feels like a time of change. It's the end of summer, the youngsters are heading back for a new school year, and even the daily humdrum of life feels a bit new. But one thing hasn't changed, and that's the quality of the games we've played over the past few weeks. August was a firecracker of a month for mobile games, but September is holding its own quite well. Here are our favorite games of the month.

Immerse yourself in stunning action MMO Team Guardian

Posted by 148Apps Staff on October 3rd, 2017
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

The immense action RPG Team Guardian has made the shift from PC to mobile at long last, giving mobile fans even more ways to sink themselves into the game’s incredible world. With thrilling competitive PvP content, epic raid battles and, yes, plenty of loot, this is the mobile MMO you won’t want to miss.

Team Guardian boasts a veritable wealth of content. From an exciting story line to intense PvP content, there’s something for everyone. Join a guild and compete against other groups for loot and control of the mines. If guild work doesn’t excite you, why not join in on some boss raids for battles against monstrous foes and the chance for some amazing loot? On top of all of that, Team Guardian has plenty of Dungeon Raids to keep you busy, each with unique gameplay modes, include Escorting, Annihilation, and Defense.

To stake your claim in this amazing multiplayer world, you’ll need to create a character that works for you. Luckily Team Guardian gives you the chance to choose from up to 30 unique characters, all with their own abilities and characteristics. You’ll be able to pull off amazing combos with your fellow players for killer damage.

Ready to start your adventure? You can pick up Team Guardian today on iOS and Android.

This article is sponsored as part of Steel Media Preferred Partners.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War guide - how to build your party

Posted by Jessica Famularo on October 3rd, 2017

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is a fun, action-packed follow up to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. The addictive nemesis system and dark, moody atmosphere remain, but the game now features a gacha system and some pretty deep party mechanics. Not only do you need to have a sound strategy in combat, you'll also need a strong party of champions to assist you on your quest. We're here to show you how to get the best characters you possibly can, and what to do with them.

Modern Combat Versus guide - how to keep the money flowing

Posted by Jessica Famularo on October 2nd, 2017

Modern Combat Versus is a new free-to-play shooter on mobile that has all of the trappings of big FPS games like Call of Duty, but it conveniently fits inside of your pocket. It's a hero shooter that plays exceptionally well, though you will stumble upon the usual free-to-play obstacles you're probably already familiar -- think premium currencies and wait times.

It's still possible to become an advanced player in Modern Combat Versus without spending a single penny. We're going to show you how to better manage your money so you can unlock everything there is to explore.

Modern Combat Versus guide - how to become a master sharpshooter

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 30th, 2017

Modern Combat Versus is the latest shooter to hit iOS and Android, and it’s seeking to live up to the name of other first-person shooters that have come before -- think Call of Duty. That’s a lofty goal, but the game, in an amazing twist, lives up to it. It’s a slick, speedy shooter that can stand with the best, all in a convenient mobile package.

Like all shooters, though, there is a bit of a learning curve as you study up on new maps and get used to new abilities. We’re here to walk you through the early moments of the game with a few helpful tips to get you all set up to compete with your friends.

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The best new games we played this week - September 30

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 30th, 2017

It's been a pretty good week overall for mobile games. It's certainly not the most exciting, but there are still some diamonds in the rough. We've got a fantasy action RPG set in Middle-earth, there's some fun arcade titles, and even a board game thrown into the mix. Here are four of our favorites from the past seven days.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War guide - beginner tips for sneaking past nasty orcses

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 29th, 2017

In case you missed it, Middle-earth: Shadow of War launched this week. The game brings Shadow of Mordor's gloomy atmosphere and clever nemesis system to mobile in one of the platform's best Lord of the Rings games yet. Shadow of War is an action RPG with some endless runner elements. Despite the fact that battles are on rails, there are some tactical maneuvers you'll have to make. Here are a few tips to make sure you survive the first few battles in Shadow of War.

The best mobile games like Red Dead Redemption

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 29th, 2017
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
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While we're all super excited about the pending release of Red Dead Redemption 2, it's still quite a ways away. If you need a quality western game in the meantime, though, you'll be pleased to hear there are plenty of mobile options that will help you while away the months until Rockstar's newest cowboy hit lands in stores. Here are five of our favorite games similar to Red Dead Redemption.

The best mobile games like Stardew Valley

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 27th, 2017

Stardew Valley is coming soon to Switch, and we'll finally be able to carry the game around with us like the world's greatest security blanket. There's nothing quite like sinking into the wonderful zen comfort that is hours spent in Stardew Valley's world. While it's hard to find an exact replica on mobile, we have found a few similar games that collectively feature some of our favorite things about Stardew. Let's take a look.

The best deals on the App Store this week - September 27

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 27th, 2017

Yes, it's time. Your favorite day of the week has rolled around once more. It's Wednesday, which means its time to scope out the biggest deals in mobile gaming this week. There are games old and new on this list -- plenty to scratch that gaming itch should you need something to play on the cheap. Let's hop to it, shall we?

Homescapes beginner tips - how to rebuild your family home

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 27th, 2017

From the creators of Gardenscapes comes the all new Homescapes, a story-driven match-three game. This time around, you're trying to save your family home, which has fallen into a bit of disrepair over time.

You'll be matching tiles to complete objectives and refurbish each room in your house. The game is not without its challenges, but that's where we come in. We're here to show you the best strategies for making your way through Homescapes' levels.

Rolly Vortex tips and tricks - how to score high

Posted by Jessica Famularo on September 27th, 2017

Rolly Vortex
is an ultra addictive high score chaser from Voodoo, the folks who also brought you Flappy Dunk. The gist of the game is simple, simply slide your finger to angle a ball through a series of rotating hoops. The game's fast pace and ever-changing shapes can really trip you up, though. We have a few tips to help you get a high score.