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Ballistic SE – Dual-stick shooting comes to Android with a light show

Ballistic SE brings a smooth, welcome addition to the much-hyped, but ultimately lacking, catalog of twin-stick shooters on Android.  With the proper setup, Ballistic SE will have you frantically whizzing

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Auralux – The trench warfare of RTS games

Auralux offers a slight deviation from the standard RTS fare.  The background music is out of this world, and it differs depending on the way you play the game.  Aside

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A2Z – Multiple modes of A-to-Z finger frolicking

A2Z is an awesome and quick game that makes you tap from A to Z as fast as you can.  There are plenty of similar games that can make your

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Ice Rage – A bear walks into a hockey rink…

Ice Rage brings hockey to your Android device in the form of bears, brawls, and general mayhem.  It does not necessarily deliver these all the time, but the makers of

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New Google Now cards include reminders, TV shows, video games, music albums, and more

Google Now is another app slated to get some updates, thanks to the I/O conference. There are six new cards coming out for Google Now, and they include: Reminder Music

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Google Play Games verified by Play Store changelog

Over at Google I/O, things are quickly heating up, and it’s causing some people to jump the gun. A new changelog for the app “Eufloria HD” shows support for “Google

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Highly anticipated NVIDIA Shield starts preorders on May 20 for $349, set to ship in June

NVIDIA made quite a stir at CES this last January with the announcement of what they called “Project Shield”,  a new gaming device powered by Android. Well, now it seems

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PUK – Pool with pucks and no side pockets

I do not have a great description for this game, and the title was alliteration for alliteration’s sake, but I can tell you that PUK is an addicting pick-up-and-play game. 

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Ring Defense – A vectorized tower defense game with a George Bush cameo

Ring Defense follows the basic formula of tower-defense games.  You build towers, traps, and guns to defeat wave after wave of enemies trying to capture your castle or base or,

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Strategy and Tactics: World War 2 – A WW2 Risk-like Strategy Game

Herocraft created a nice foundation for further installments in the Risk-like strategy genre…

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The Humble Bundle is Back!

The Humble Bundle is back, and this time every game is compatible with Android. The Humble Bundle is a great way to purchase a few cross-platform games all in one

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Coming Soon: Temple Run 2 for Android

Today, the ever so popular game Temple Run, launched its first successor, Temple Run 2 for (ahem) other platforms. Featuring new locations, characters, and obstacles, Temple Run 2 is sure

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Google Play blows past 25 billion app downloads

The Google Play Store has now seen 25 billion (with a ‘B’) installs of its Android-based apps and games, according to the official Android blog.  And it’s not just a

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An update on OUYA’s exciting Android-based console project: Success!

  A month ago we wrote on a Kickstarter project called OUYA, an innovative gaming platform designed to bring gamers back to the more family & multiplayer-oriented television. At the

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Amazon brings GameCircle to Kindle Fire and APIs for game developers

  For a while now, the Amazon Kindle Fire has stood as top dog as the fiscally friendly Android tablet. The low price-point paired with elegant UI and integration with