The Sidekicks is a platformer that you might want to look out for

By the 18th of this month the App Store will be hosting a cool new game called The Sidekicks! The latter is a fun-looking platformer and it will come with three characters (Bellie G, Zeronita, and Noobert) rather than a single one. Each of these three heroes will have their own superpowers. From what can be seen in the newly released teaser, the graphics, sound and gameplay make a perfect combination. It’s an app that I will definitely be waiting for!

 

The Sidekicks

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Flappy Bird is no longer playable on devices with iOS 11 installed

If like the millions out there you have been waiting to get iOS 11, you will be glad to hear that it’s finally here! However, we have some bad news for those who have Flappy Bird installed on their devices! The tap-to-play game will not be compatible to newly updated smartphones and tablets. The developer has expressed his unwillingness to provide yet another patch and he also stated the he was ready to say goodbye to the popular game! What are your thoughts about this situation? Comment below and remember to keep playing!

Flappy Bird

Super Mario Run is getting the season’s ultimate update!

In a move to keep things going, many developers rely on updates. This provides new content to players and can also catch the attention of those who were yet to discover the game. Following the trend, Super Mario Run is the next to get an update. Nintendo has recently announced the move, and fans will not have long to wait. This piece will highlight some of the major features that this forthcoming expansion will bring along, read on!

With the release of iOS 11, mobile game developers now have even more tools to create exceptional experiences. Nintendo is among those who eventually decided to improve its app and make full use of the operating system’s new features. We can hence confirm that Mario will soon get to meet Daisy! J You heard it, the Princess is coming in-game and once unlocked, she will also be a playable character.

Super Mario Run

On the other hand, users will also get to enjoy a complete new world! The latter will be seen as World Star and it will hold nine exciting levels. However, do note that existing challenges will have to be completed to gain full access to this new one! To boot, gamers will get to enjoy a fun mode that was named Remix 10. Playing through this one will also allow folks to unlock Daisy!

Another of the cool perks to look out for is the possibility to listen to one’s own music while playing the game! This will certainly represent the cherry on the cake and as a fan, I simply cannot wait to install the update. The date to look out for is the 29th of September and this is only a few days away. Stay tuned for additional details and remember to share your thoughts in the comment section!

 

King Rabbit has a brand-new DLC

Another update has been released for King Rabbit! You heard it, the puzzle platformer is now even better and it’s all thanks to RareSloth’s efforts to meet players’ needs. Just like its predecessors, the latest Diamond Collection adds new levels to the game and it can be unlocked for $1.99 only. However, players who have already purchased the past three DLCs will get this one for free. Watch the newly released trailer for an idea of what’s now on offer!

King Rabbit

 

Drag’n’Boom is a forthcoming platformer with sling-shooting mechanics

Just when we thought that we had seen it all in terms of platform games, we were surprised with the news of an upcoming title called Drag’n’Boom! The latter is presently being refined, and as per the announcement earlier made by the developer, this is going to be an exceptional mobile experience. We will try to reveal everything that we know in this post, read on!

The app will be released by a genius team of developers called Ankama, and if you are a fan, you will know that these guys are also behind titles like FLY’N, Kwaan and Tactile Wars! As earlier mentioned, Drag’n’Boom will have very special features. However, the one that seems to have really caught our attention is the double sling shooting mechanics! You heard it, this forthcoming game will come with features that we once saw in titles from the Angry Birds series.

Drag’n’Boom

If this alone does not sound good enough, you can still watch the newly revealed trailer to be blown away! That’s right, it’s already out there and it will certainly give you a better glimpse of what to expect. It all looks pretty frantic, and as a gamer, I will have to admit that I have been craving for such an experience. A cute little dragon will have to be controlled; one with a pretty fiery temper!

Do note that Ankama will be releasing the app on the 12th of September, and as usual, it will surely be seen on major mobile platforms. For now, they have the website ready and apart from the earlier mentioned trailer, it will also be possible to view several screenshots and GIFs. Check it all out and stay tuned for more details!

 

Duke Dashington Remastered is a platformer that you might want to look out for!

As you might have guessed, it’s a remastered version of an original game, but rest assured, it’s all happening in a move to provide players with even more thrills! Duke Dashington Remastered is presently being developed and according to the team, the app will be ready in a few more months. In-game, players will get to control the Duke as he goes through a perilous adventure; this is definitely going to be a fun! In the wait for more details and its eventual release, do take some time to watch the new trailer. Stay tuned!

Duke Dashington Remastered

Jutsu: an original platformer that brings pixel art back in trend

If like me, you are also a huge platformer game fan, you have certainly subscribed to hundreds of blogs and other gaming news providers till date! That’s pretty normal practice as this helps us keep track of the latest releases, updates and other important announcements. In the past weeks, we heard about the launch of hundreds of freshly developed games. However, Pixel Stomper’s new title is one that has surprised us all!

The app is called Jutsu and it’s out there to revive memories of retro titles that we once enjoyed as kids. To be frank, Jutsu seems to be an all-rounder among those of its kind! It comes with smooth touch controls, a captivating gameplay, thrilling background music & sound, and an overall concept that’s very attractive. Once in-game, players will get to help a ninja; one that’s as active as any of those that we might have earlier encountered.

Jutsu

The character will be seen in a grey suit and he will be equipped to fight fierce bosses as he goes through the 100 levels. That’s right, over a hundred rounds will have to be completed; these will be distributed across five awesome worlds. Monsters, traps and obstacles of all sorts will also be of the party! This looks like an app that platformer game fans like you shouldn’t miss; visit a local App Store now!

For additional details and a better idea of what to expect, the trailer can be viewed on the developer’s official YouTube channel. Check it out and once tested, remember to drop by to share your thoughts about it all. Enjoy!

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War: real-time RPG for mobile

It’s called Middle-Earth: Shadow of War and it was recently announced by Warner Bros. Once launched, players will get to enjoy real-time RPG thrills on their mobile devices. Also note that this title will be part of the Lord of the Rings franchise and it will be free-to-play with in-app purchases. Android users can now preregister on the game’s official website. Remember to check the newly released trailer for a glimpse of the action and stay tuned for more details!

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

 

Shadow Fight 3 will go live on the 16th of November

If like me, you have also been waiting for it, you will be pleased to hear than Shadow Fight 3 finally has a release date! It has been set for the 16th of November 2017; both the iOS and Android stores will be served. Do note that yet another trailer was revealed to announce the date. It again showcases the amazing graphics that have been used for this action game, you cannot miss it! Stay tuned for more details and feel free to express yourself in the comments section!

Shadow Fight 3

Morphite will provide iOS gamers with space-themed thrills

Folks with an iOS smartphone or tablet will soon get to download something very special! It’s called Morphite and it’s coming from Crecent Moon Games and a fantastic team of associates. The app was recently announced and it will be delivered alongside several console ports by the 7th of September. Right now, we know that players can expect a space-themed adventure, cool graphics and an original storyline. More is to be revealed soon and you can keep an eye on this page for updates. Here is the trailer for a glimpse of the action!

Morphite

Eggroll!: A platformer with a pretty unique character

As smartphone or tablet users, you must have tried platform gaming on your devices! Characters seen in-game are all very brave-looking, tough and agile. However, things have changed with Eggroll! The latter is the latest from Joseph Grosso and it’s on the App Store for free. As you must have guessed, the gameplay is all about controlling an egg! It will be seen rolling, jumping (even if has no legs) and flying (without wings); feats that will certainly blow you away! The trailer posted below will give you a glimpse of the action!

Eggroll!

Classic platformer thrills with Pauli’s Adventure Island

There is no stopping for the platformer genre and if there is a game that keeps inspiring developers around the globe it will have to be the one and only, Super Mario! The latter’s influence on this particular genre is undeniable, and in 2017 we will get to witness the advent of several titles that are set to be as awesome as the original. We will look into a recently released app in this piece, read on!

Plumbers, foxes, hedgehogs and all sorts of other characters have already been used as the main character. However, in Pauli’s Adventure Island, a rabbit will take the lead! The latter will be seen within a 2D world; its goal will be to survive as you control it across perilous tracks. Classic mechanics and bright graphics have also been used to boost things up.

Pauli’s Adventure Island

Do note that a second character in the name of Gemmi will also be available in-game; by choosing any of them, you will set off to look for the boss and obviously defeat him. Simple controls, a smooth-running gameplay and over 30 levels will be on offer without having to spend a penny. Sounds like a deal to me!

This free 2D side-scrolling adventure platformer can presently be seen on both the App Store and Google Play; with in-app purchases and ads to finance the whole thing. To get a better idea of what’s on offer, do take a few seconds to watch the trailer posted below. Once tested, it will be great if you could share your thoughts in the comments section!

Neo Angle will take you back in time!

If neon and 80s synth music is something that you like, you will definitely be excited to hear about Neo Angle! The latter is a brand-new game and it will be released on the 3rd of August. When it comes to the gameplay, it will be all about guiding the main character through cool-looking mazes. Puzzles will also have to be solved on the way. Also note that hand-crafted levels and cool mechanics will all contribute to make this mobile experience a unique one. Look out for it!

Bloo Kid’s new mobile version set to deliver more platform gaming thrills

Nowadays, mobile games seem to be released in their thousands every day and competition among developers is hence higher than what it has ever been. In a move to keep their creations refresh and attractive, it was a requirement to find a way to continuously boost things up. Regular app updates were eventually the solution that most decided to adopt in order to keep players’ attention!

An example of a recently updated title can be Bloo Kid! The latter has been around for a number of years and according to its creators, its gameplay can be described as a mix between Bubble Bobble & Super Mario. However, over the years, most users seemed to have managed to overcome the original 84 levels on offer. A boost was a requirement to keep this pretty fun app alive; version 4.1 was hence delivered a few days ago.

Bloo Kid

On the other hand, it will be wise to note that an update is not necessarily meant to provide gamers with more playing time! It’s also an opportunity for the developer to improve the quality of the content that is being offered. In the case of Bloo Kid, a 64-bit support was added! This was a move to avoid a certain ‘32-bit apocalypse’. You will have to admit that this was indeed a pretty wise step to take!

Do note that the 12 new levels now added, will eventually keep players going for a while. This brings the total to 96 and platformer fans will certainly be thrilled with the treat. All versions of the game can presently be updated for free. Get it done soon and help the character save his girlfriend round after round! The trailer will give you a glimpse of what some of the new features are. Enjoy!

Archibald’s Adventures gets an iOS update after 7 years!  

It has had its years of glory, but it was pretty sad that its developer decided to cut down on updates! Indeed, it’s been seven years since Archibald’s Adventure was last give a boost. However, Rake in Grass has realised that he has been losing out and finally delivered a patch of the platformer! The visuals have been drastically uplifted and playing on mobile will also be a smoother experience than before. The latest trailer will give you an idea of how things are looking. Enjoy!

Archibald’s Adventures