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Rocat Jumpurr, the rocket propelled action game, has introduced a brand new mode in its latest update

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 24th, 2021

Polish developer, Mousetrap Games, has released the biggest update for their popular action game, Rocat Jumpurr since it first launched for iOS and Android in August last year. The headline addition is the new game variant, Wild Mode.

This includes a host of different modifiers and rewards for players to collect throughout their adventure. Alongside that, they'll be able to increase their arsenal by making use of newly added Power Ups that will help them reach new high scores. Meanwhile, players can also discover Mega Power Ups.

2112TD, Refinery Productions' sci-fi tower defense game, has received its second major update since launch

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 18th, 2021

Refinery Productions has announced the release of the second major update for their tower defence title 2112TD. It is available for both the iOS and Android versions of the game and is completely free if you already own the game.

The update introduces a plethora of features and changes that were influenced by the player base's requests. First up is the addition of new campaign stages. The Carrier forces have been vanquished. So, the UEDI forces must be rallied to establish a base on the Moon to re-establish comms with the Earth.

Armed Emeth is the latest JRPG from KEMCO and it's available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 17th, 2021

KEMCO has announced the release of yet another RPG to their ever-growing library of games. The latest is called Armed Emeth and is available now for both iOS and Android. It has both premium and freemium version, with the latter featuring ads.

The story starts with a boy named Valess meets a stand-alone golem called Lock, who promptly provides the drifter with a golem of his own. Together they embark on an adventure that promises numerous bounties. Along the way, they will also search for Valess' mother, who has been kidnapped by a terrorist organisation.

Exos Heroes is celebrating the impending arrival of Season 4 with a bunch of rewards

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 11th, 2021

The Season Four update for Line Games' Exos Heroes is arriving soon, and the developers have decided to throw a party to celebrate. They are calling it the Season 4 Eve Party, and it will provide players with a plethora of rewards.

Firstly, they can participate in a free Premium Recruit event that will yield up to 220 free recruits. It will be running from today until July 28th and provides a great opportunity to add some more characters to your roster.

Componut is a 2D physics based puzzler about returning donuts to boxes, heading for iOS and Android this month

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 10th, 2021

Componut is an upcoming 2D physics-based puzzle game that's heading for iOS and Android sometime this June. The name, as you may have already guessed, blends the words component and donut. Why? Because you will get tasked with returning one of these tasty treats back to the box where it belongs, of course. This news was first spotted by TouchArcade.

It's a quirky premise and one that makes me feel more than a little bit hungry. There will be 50 levels to get through, and each will present you with the same goal, returning the donut to its box. To do so, you will have to create a variety of contraptions to transport your dessert there.

Gumslinger welcomes bosses, characters and new celebrations in its first major update

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 4th, 2021

Today, Itatake has released the first major update for their colourful action game, Gumslinger. It introduces a bunch of new content and features to the title, including duels against bosses. These fierce opponents include Lobster Bob, Boss Orc and Reaper Boss.

Now, when battling your way through sweet jelly foes, you might be able to challenge one of these bosses. If you accept and manage to best them in wobbly combat, you will net yourself a big reward.

PUBG Mobile's latest collaboration sees the popular battle royale partner with Mclaren

Posted by Stephen Gregson on June 3rd, 2021

PUBG Mobile has announced yet another collaboration today, this time with Mclaren. The popular battle royale frequently teams up with a host of other brands, but this marks the first occasion they have partnered with an automotive company.

The collaboration will see players able to take the McLaren 570S Coupé sportscar for a spin in-game. It's a highly regarded car for its exceptional power to weight ratio, and in PUBG Mobile, players can choose between six different finishes before heading out for a test drive. They will include McLaren-Gold-plated Ivory, McLaren-Kingdom of Gold and McLaren-Fantasy City, among others.

Niantic has unveiled more details about Pokemon Go Fest 2021

Posted by Stephen Gregson on May 28th, 2021

Niantic has recently unveiled a host of new details for Pokemon GO's Go Fest 2021. Firstly, since this year is the 25th anniversary of the Pokemon series and the 5th birthday of Pokemon Go itself, the tickets for the virtual event will cost $5 instead of $14.99.

The first day of Go Fest 2021, which will take place from 10 am to 6 pm local time on Saturday 17th July, will have rotating habitats throughout the day, featuring Pokemon that would feel at home in a Jungle, Desert Mountain, Ocean Beach and Cave. Players will also be able to run into Shiny variants of Whismur, Chimecho, Audino, and Tympole.

Onmyoji's latest update introduce a new SSR character called Taishakuten

Posted by Stephen Gregson on May 27th, 2021

NetEase's Onmyoji has recently been updated to introduce a brand new SSR character to its ever-growing roster. The new character is called Taishakuten and will be voiced by Japanese actor Hiroshi Kamiya.

The newest addition to the game is available to collect now, with various bonuses also on offer. From today until June 8th, players will be able to perform a summon with Mystery Amulet, Jade or AR Amulet with an increased chance of netting an SP/SSR character.

Exos Heroes has introduced a new Fatecore for Rera called Guardian of the Mind's Eye

Posted by Stephen Gregson on May 21st, 2021

LINE Games has announced the addition of a new Fatecore for one of Exos Heroes' existing characters Fated Heroes, Rera. This new variant is called Guardian of the Mind's Eye – Rera and arrives in the game with an exclusive weapon known as Holy Unicorn.

This new Fatecore is a parallel universe version of Rera where she has grown up to become an elegant woman. Guardian of the Mind's Eye – Rera is a Blue Fatecore and will enhance the stats of all Chaos Type Heroes, making her an excellent support choice for teams containing Chaos characters.

Touchgrind Scooter, the latest entry in the popular series, will release for iOS in June

Posted by Stephen Gregson on May 20th, 2021

Illusion Labs has announced that the latest entry into their Touchgrind series will be arriving for iOS on June 10th. It is called Touchgrind Scooter and will feature the familiar two-finger control setup used in their previous titles, Touchgrind BMX 2 and Touchgrind Skate 2.

The game will see players attempt to perform a series of astounding tricks on their scooter. They will be able to grind rails, scale ramps and perform massive jumps. All the while, they will be racking up points to try and top the different leaderboards. There will be friend, global, country and city leaderboards available to climb.

Wild Rift will have a global esports tournament in late 2021, Riot has announced

Posted by Stephen Gregson on May 7th, 2021

Riot Games has announced that there will be a global esports tournament for their popular mobile MOBA, League of Legends: Wild Rift, later this year. This will see regional teams across the globe competing to earn a place in a tourney in late 2021.

At a regional level, Wild Rift already has an active esports scene. Most notably, in Southeast Asia, the SEA Icon Series: Preseason has recently concluded. It was a five-week-long event in Vietnam, Taiwan, the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore, with 54 professional teams participating.

AFK Arena's latest collaboration with Ubisoft introduces the Prince of Persia to the popular idle RPG

Posted by Stephen Gregson on April 30th, 2021

Lilith Games and Ubisoft have announced another collaboration today that will see the Prince of Persia added to the popular idle RPG, AFK Arena. He is available in the game from today, and players can add him to their collection until the end of June alongside trying the character for free before opting to buy him.

The Prince of Persia will come equipped with his scimitar alongside several other abilities for vanquishing his foes. This includes the ability The Sands of Time, which allows him to deal large amounts of damage to nearby enemies.

Pokemon Go Fest 2021 will take place on July 17th and 18th

Posted by Stephen Gregson on April 29th, 2021

Pokemon Go developer Niantic has announced that the annual Pokemon Go Fest will once again return this summer. Pokemon Go Fest 2021 is set to take place from July 17th to 18th, and like last year, it will be a global event rather than being confined to one location.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, Niantic had to switch up its approach to Pokemon Go Fest 2020. The format saw Trainers across the globe working together to complete various challenges including battling as Team Go Rocket. There were a plethora of rewards on offer that culminated in players being able to catch the Mythical Pokemon Victini.

Touhou LostWord is heading for a global launch for iOS and Android following success in Japan

Posted by Stephen Gregson on April 23rd, 2021

Good Smile Company has announced that their RPG Touhou LostWord will be heading for iOS and Android devices on May 31st, with pre-registration available now. The game has previously released in Japan, where it has currently been downloaded 2 million times, and the global version has already hit 250,000 pre-registers.

The game takes place in Gensokyo where words have suddenly started disappearing with no apparent cause. It will be up to you to unravel the truth behind this particular mystery whilst following the adventures of main characters Reimu Hakurei and Marisa Kirisame.