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World of Goo launches on iPad, Developer 2D Boy provides own review.

World of Goo launches on iPad, Developer 2D Boy provides own review.
4.5

The standard practice for launching a game in the Digital Download Industry is as follows: Announce your intent to release a game. Finish the game. Upload the game. Post, spam and generally inundate all forms of social media that your game exists in hopes that it will stand out, if for but a few short […]

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Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 2)

Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 2) 

Best Shotgun Approach to Marketing and Design – 2010 Plants vs. Zombies, Pop Cap Games 1. Tower Defense Games 2. Cartoon Artwork 3. Farming / Gardening 4. Multiple Platform Release Strategy 5. ZOMBIES! Pop Cap Games figured out how to bring 5 of the most popular trends in the casual gaming to one title.  Plants vs. […]

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Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, 600,000 downloads and climbing.

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, 600,000 downloads and climbing. 

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, the prologue to  Capcom‘s zombie thriller, Dead Rising 2, has surpassed the 600,000-downloaded mark.   This $5 XBLA-title, which, before the digital download industry boom, would have likely been distributed as a free demo, sold another 100,000 units in October. This, once again, places Dead Rising 2: Case Zero at the top of […]

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Indie Classic “The Impossible Game” Coming To Android And Windows Phone 7 Mobile Devices

Indie Classic “The Impossible Game” Coming To Android And Windows Phone 7 Mobile Devices 

Best-selling iPhone and Xbox 360 Indie game, The Impossible Game will be making its way onto two new mobile platforms. The Impossible Game has already reached some impressive landmarks for a minimalistic Indie game, such as making it to #2 in the US app charts and being hand-picked as “App of the Week” by Apple […]

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Popular Flash Game Garden Gnome Carnage Available On XBLIM

Popular Flash Game <em>Garden Gnome Carnage</em> Available On XBLIM 

[This unedited press release is made possible by our good friends at Games Press] PRESS RELEASE Garden Gnome Carnage hits 2 million plays, Xbox360 Nov 22nd, 2010 – Ludosity Interactive announced today that its hit game ‘Garden Gnome Carnage’ has been played over 2 million times on flash portals worldwide. Ludosity also declares that the […]

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Small World Review (iPad)

Small World Review (iPad)
3.5

Small World is the latest Board Game port to the iPad platform from Days of Wonder.   Learning from the strengths and weaknesses of their last port, Ticket 2 Ride for Xbox Live Arcade, Small World is a tremendous improvement. Small World is an award-winning fantasy game where players vie for conquest and control of […]

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Abduction 2, Review (Android)

Abduction 2, Review (Android)
3

“Abduction! 2” is a fun and easy to play 2D platformer for Android users.  The concept of “Abduction! 2” is simple: aliens are stealing the animals and the player must free the trapped animals (the story is basically filler for the gameplay). There are basically two objectives in each level depending on which game mode one […]

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Monday Night Combat Title Update Finally Released (Xbox 360)

Monday Night Combat Title Update Finally Released (Xbox 360) 

It’s about time. It seems now that the Halo buzz has died down, Microsoft has decided to dust off month old certification requests and do some approval stamping. One such approval was Uber Entertainment‘s Monday Night Combat Title Update. The update will download the next time you start up the game on Xbox Live. Among numerous […]

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