Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies announced for iPhone and iPad, due today

Just over two years ago, Activision gave the iOS gaming world an almighty shock by releasing Call of Duty: World at War: Zombies on iPhone. Not only did this improbable multiplayer shooter come out of nowhere, but it was surprisingly good, earning a coveted Pocket Gamer Gold Award.It's happened again. Li... » Read More

iPad Games Similar to Angry Birds

Flinging, lobbing, throwing in an arc to destroy or target something. Sounds familiar? Hint #1: Rovio. Hint #2: Birds. Hint #3… well you do not need another hint, do you? I am talking about Angry Birds, the world wide phenomenon that made us love the temperament avian.Angry Birds has been downloaded three hundred million times, two hundred million minutes a day are spent playing this game a » Read More

'Chickon' Review - Funny, but Not Quite the Next 'Galcon'

I've seen a few strange hybrids in my day. Many of them have been described in sentences that end with "... meets Angry Birds," but I'm not complaining. Some of the most interesting games on the App Store have taken unusual inspirations and combined them. Still, I'm not sure what inspired developer Phil Hassey to create a version of Galcon [$1.99 / Lite], his 2008 galactic strategy game, that rep » Read More

Angry Birds Rio Smugglers Plane Walkthrough Level 11-15

Below is our 3 star walkthrough video for Angry Birds Rio Smugglers’ Plane Level 11-15. If you have a different method that is easier or yields a higher score please feel free to leave a comment below explaining your strategy. … Continue reading → » Read More

APPNATION III Kicks Off Next Week – AR Readers Get a Discount

The third APPNATION conference will be held November 30-December 1 at the Concourse at the SF Design Center and AndroidRundown and the 148Apps Network are proud media sponsors. The agenda is shaping up to be yet another great one this time around. Some of the great speakers and panel members lined up include:Doug Purdy, Director of Developer Relations, FacebookBaudouin Corman, VP Publishing Amer » Read More

Apple removes Big Fish Games subscription app from App Store (Android)

Well that didn't take long. Earlier today we learned that Big Fish Games had become the first developer in Apple's App Store to use a subscription-based service for games, giving users Netflix-style access to content for a monthly fee. Now the app has been taken down. » Read More

Review: Raccoon Rising

If you're a gamer of a certain age, then you were likely brought up on a diet of spry, anthropomorphic creatures hopping from platform to platform collecting things.That trend has continued into smartphone gaming, although it's been added to, built upon, and twisted around in a variety of fantastic, confusing, and downright impressive ways.The latest in a long line of platforming revisions... » Read More