App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Pro Midi on iPad, Worms 3 on Android and Take It Modify It Publish It on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


This Aussie Bee Game Helped Beat World Hunger

For the head of indie accelerator Right Pedal Studios, John Passfield, making games succeed and punch above their weight is all in a day’s work. But he didn’t expect that a simple co-curricular project with his own kids would enjoy mild commercial success — or even go on to do some good in the world.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Dragon Portals HD on iOS, Doodle Jump on Android and Mirror’s Edge on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


How A One-Woman Development Team Made A Game Work On Older Devices

Making a game is now easier than it ever has been, and as a result, we’re seeing more and more one-person development teams. That’s largely due to tools like Unity and GameMaker, which allow fast prototyping and relatively one-touch publishing across different platforms. But the latest game out of Brisbane made by one person, Space Bot Alpha, was coded from the ground up in Objective-C. We spoke to its creator, Sarah Smith, about why she eschewed the shortcuts.


'One More Line' Is The Newest Game Out Of Sydney

You might have seen this one at PAX or EB Expo — SMG Studio would’ve been the booth with the Big Red Button for you to play their game, One More Line. It’s an arcadey endless flier that requires you to put yourself into centrifugal danger to progress, and it just came out.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone

Today’s best deals include Tetris Blitz on iOS, OfficeSuite Professional 8 on Android and BleBlo on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Tips For Playing Crossy Road

First thing’s first — if you haven’t yet played Crossy Road, the endless Frogger, you need to. It’s a simple, free iOS game in which you hop as far as you can, dodging trains, cars, and using floating logs to get across rivers. Here are some tips to help you play better.


Steam Sales For Android: Never Miss Another Deal

Valve has done a lot of work to make the search for Steam deals, discounts and sales easier (if you choose to ignore all the sites that make this straightforward already), but it always helps to have another tool in one’s bargain-hunting arsenal. If you own an Android-powered device, there’s a new app you can grab, the appropriately named “Steam Deals”, that should be right at home on your, uh, home screen.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Rayman Jungle Run on iOS, DSLR Camera Pro on Android and Mirror’s Edge on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Here Come New Final Fantasys For Your Smartphones

“Final…” You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means. Coming in 2015 as part of its Final Fantasy lineup, Square Enix has announced 2 new Final Fantasy games and a new app.