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Cookie Run: Kingdom is a base-building RPG that expands on the popular series' story, available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on January 22nd, 2021

Today, developer Devsisters has launched the latest title in their Cookie Run series. It's called Cookie Run: Kingdom and is a base-building RPG where you'll do battle against other players once you've created your delicious realms.

The aim is to out-bake your opposition and to do so, you can enlist the help of over 100 Cookies that will be obtained through the gacha methods we've all become familiar with in free-to-play mobile games. The game will take place over 200 levels where you'll battle for the kingdom. The characters will be a mixture of those you'll be familiar with from across the series, bringing them all into one place whilst introducing new faces too.

Pokemon Go will celebrate the arrival of Mega Ampharos with a Mareep Incense event

Posted by Stephen Gregson on January 21st, 2021

Niantic has recently announced that Mega Ampharos, the more fabulous looking version of the Light Pokemon, is now available in the game. To commemorate the occasion, an Incense Day event featuring a host of different Electric and Dragon-Type Pokemon will take place on January 24th.

During this time, Incense will attract more Mareep than usual, with a chance of encountering a Shiny version of the Wool Pokemon. Meanwhile, evolving a Flaaffy during the event will result in an Ampharos that knows the formerly Community Day-exclusive move, Dragon Pulse.

Honkai Impact 3rd has revealed more details about its upcoming Neon Genesis Evangelion collaboration

Posted by Stephen Gregson on January 16th, 2021

Honkai Impact 3rd has now announced more details about its upcoming crossover with Neon Genesis Evangelion. This is set to arrive next week on January 22nd and will introduce an exclusive story, battlesuit and weapon to the popular action-RPG.

The main event found in this collaboration will be called New Century and will start with Mei setting foot on Nagaroza. It follows the story of a group of girls battling against an invasion of Angels. Throughout the event, The 4th Angel, 6th Angel, and 8th Angel will appear as enemies along with scenes from Neon Genesis Evangelion that fans will be familiar with.

Space Frog Intern, James Bolton's arcade shooter, is now available for Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on January 15th, 2021

James Bolton's arcade shooter Space Frog Intern is now available for Android devices following its release on iOS last year. It sees players taking control of the titular amphibian and blasting their way through various space beasties.

Our little space frog hero was initially captured by aliens before being put to work clearing the deck from various aliens hoping to cause some destruction. You'll need to shoot them down or stomp on them to deal with the threat before you get killed yourself.

Figment: Journey into the Mind, the surreal action-puzzler, will be heading for Android devices next week

Posted by Stephen Gregson on January 8th, 2021

Following its release on iOS devices last year, Bedtime Digital Games' surreal action-puzzler Figment: Journey into the mind will be heading for Android next Thursday, January 14th. If you're unfamiliar, it follows Dusty and his pal Piper as they adventure through the different parts of the mind.

The reason? The mind that Dusty and Piper reside in has suddenly been hit with nightmarish thoughts that have manifested themselves as monsters. Dusty was the mind's former voice of courage you see, so it'll be up to him to help fight back against these new fears.

Skylanders Ring of Heroes' latest update introduces a new battle mode called Sky Tower

Posted by Stephen Gregson on January 7th, 2021

Following the various game-changing updates made to Skylanders Ring of Heroes last year, the latest update to Activision and Com2uS' team-based RPG has introduced a new battle mode and they will celebrate its arrival with various in-game events.

This new mode is called the Sky Tower and will feature a number of battle scenarios that will see players creating up to three battle decks based on their in-game tier. Players can't use two of the same character on each team, meaning they'll need to make use of more of their existing roster.

PUBG Mobile will open registration for the first PMCO of 2021 tomorrow

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 31st, 2020

PUBG Mobile's PMCO 2021 Spring Split will kick the battle royale's esports program off next year and teams will be able to register from tomorrow over on the official site. It will see some of the best semi-professional players facing off against one another as they look to reach the next level of competition.

Teams will have until January 24th to register and given how popular the PMCO proved to be last year, you can expect quite a few entrants again this year. Given the increased interest, it will expand into more regions with 27 able to get involved in total.

Warzone Idle is an incremental strategy game that's available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 18th, 2020

Warzone Idle is an incremental game that's available now for iOS and Android. It sees players taking charge of an empire and building it up to become all-powerful. Beyond that, they can also engage in a spot of strategic multiplayer and a battle royale mode.

The game starts with players in control of an army camp that will continuously generate armies. These can then spent to conquer neighbouring territories as though they're nothing more than currency.

Injustice 2 mobile adds a new Wonder Woman variant to celebrate Wonder Woman 1984

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 17th, 2020

To celebrate the upcoming movie Wonder Woman 1984, Warner Brothers Studios and NetherRealm have introduced the Golden Armor Wonder Woman character in their popular mobile fighter Injustice 2.

This version of Wonder Woman will make use her Divine Protection skill that increases Damage over Time resistance whilst her Offensive Guard will give her entire team's Combo Meter a boost. She will also be able to finish wounded opponents using Whip Lash, which lassos them back into combat before dealing a blow.

Orwell's Animal Farm, the narrative-driven adventure game based on the novel, is available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 10th, 2020

Seventy-five years after George Orwell's novel Animal Farm was first published, Indie Development Collective The Dairymen and Nurial have released Orwell's Animal Farm for iOS and Android, allowing a new generation of players to experience the story.

The game itself is narrative-driven and choice-based with players being put in the centre of the revolution. They'll be able to decide which of the animals to listen to and those who get ignored. These decisions will prove crucial to the fate of Manor Farm. There are eight different endings for players to uncover, so plenty of replay value to find if you're the type of person who enjoys seeing every ending.

New QuizDuel, MAG Interactive's latest quiz game, has now surpassed 5 million downloads

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 9th, 2020

MAG Interactive's trivia game New QuizDuel launched globally back in May this year. Today the company has announced that it has now surpassed 5 million downloads, showing that people's love for quizzes is as strong as ever.

Since then an average of 45 million answers have been given every day, with around 62% of them being correct. Meanwhile, the most popular categories have been revealed to be Wining & Dining, The Great Outdoors and Life & Health.

LifeAfter has teamed up with Resident Evil once again to bring more Resi content to the survival RPG

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 6th, 2020

Earlier this year NetEase teamed up with Capcom's popular survival horror series Resident Evil for an in-game event. Now, this has returned to the game with a host of new content for players to dive into until December 17th.

It will see players working together to battle against the Umbrella Corporation and earn a few Resident Evil-themed items along the way. Among them will be outfits from iconic Resident Evil characters Jill Valentine and Albert Wesker.

Chroma Quaternion is the latest JRPG from Kemco and it's available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on December 3rd, 2020

Chroma Quaternion is the latest RPG from developer Kemco who is well-known in the mobile realm for frequently releasing solid JRPGs that bring interesting twists to the established formula. It's available now for iOS and Android.

Chroma Quaternion will see players adventure through four different kingdoms, with each representing a different season. They are called Spree, Sama, Otam and Wint where the monsters that reside there are themed around the respective time of the year.

Street Kart Racing will hold a Virtual Supernats event starting this Sunday

Posted by Stephen Gregson on November 27th, 2020

Street Kart Racing has teamed up with SKUSA to launch the Virtual Supernats, “Virtual Las Vegas” following the real-world event being cancelled due to Covid. The live in-game event starts on November 29th and will last for six days. During this time, players will be able to race against one another or against the AI.

Puppoz is a cutesy balloon popping game that's available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on November 26th, 2020

Puppoz is a new, cutesy action game from developer Superstar Games that sees a bunch of canines darting about different levels popping balloons. It's a free game that you can download now for both iOS and Android devices.

Puppoz will see you making your way through 15 different levels, popping balloons as you go. Doing so is pretty simple, all you have to do is run into them. The overall aim is also very straightforward, pop as many as you can in a bid to earn yourself a higher score.