Wiz Khalifa's Weed Farm has all the ingredients for what should be, at least, a funny distraction. In practice, it's really boring, but for the people who celebrate the holiday on which it was released that might not matter.
Following yesterday evening's news that the next game in the Professor Layton series will hit Japan on July 20, publisher Level-5 has now revealed that the new game starring the professor's daughter will be available worldwide that very day — on iOS and Android, but not Nintendo 3DS.
It's called Crash Club. It's the new game by the creator of Fruit Ninja and it's actually tremendously ambitious. It's an open world crash simulator or sorts, but you play online with others and there's car combat involved. There's a lot going on here, but it looks fantastic.
And it's a Luke Muscat game, so you can be sure it'll be sticky, accessible and addictive as hell.
Crucially, Australians are getting the chance to play it first.
Yesterday Disney closed Club Penguin, the kid-friendly online game that had been delighting children and quickly banning potty-mouths since 2005. To fill the void, Disney has launched Club Penguin Island, a subscription-based mobile game, bringing kid-friendly fun and high-speed banning to a new generation.