News items tagged with mobile

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransactions Are Making Bank

HP: Hogwarts Mystery Microtransactions Are Making Bank

When Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was released last month, one of the loudest criticisms from fans and in reviews of the game is that it is too heavy on microtransactions. Many have argued that t...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 June 2018
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Desert Map Coming to Xbox

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Desert Map Coming to Xbox

While the PC version of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds seems to get all the attention, the Xbox One version is slowly catching up to it, content-wise. In fact, one of the biggest content updates for...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 22 June 2018
Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

Cuphead Clones Have Already Arrived on Mobile

Cuphead has sold over 300,000 copies on PC and is likely just as big a success on Xbox One. The difficult retro run and gun is a bona fide hit, so it comes as very little surprise that other develo...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Perfect Zapdos IV Guide

Pokemon GO: Perfect Zapdos IV Guide

May is officially here, which means it’s time to say goodbye to Moltres and hello to Zapdos! The Breakthrough Research rewards seem to be shifting on a calendar month rotation, so gamers are now ab...

By Denny Connolly on 15 June 2018
Fortnite Shopping Cart Update Patch Notes Revealed

Fortnite Shopping Cart Update Patch Notes Revealed

The superhero-themed Season 4 of Fortnite Battle Royale rages on even with the week 5 challenges getting a slight delay. Players looking for new things to do in the game will want to log in today a...

By Derek Nichols on 14 June 2018
Fortnite Shopping Cart Bug Kills Every Player on Map

Fortnite Shopping Cart Bug Kills Every Player on Map

Fortnite Battle Royale‘s frequent addition of new content has been stepped up a notch recently, adding not just new weapons but new methods of transportation like the Jetpack. The latest method of...

By Chris Glover on 13 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Use Alolan Exeggutor To Get This Rare Badge

Pokemon GO: Use Alolan Exeggutor To Get This Rare Badge

2018 is shaping up to be a banner year for Pokemon fans. In addition to a massive year for Pokemon GO, Nintendo fans will also have the chance to play Pokemon Let’s Go this November on the Nintendo...

By Denny Connolly on 05 June 2018
Fortnite: How to Unlock the Omega Skin in Season 4

Fortnite: How to Unlock the Omega Skin in Season 4

The meteor has arrived! After weeks of clues, hints, and rumors; the Fortnite Season 4 update is now rolling out and players are able to see how the map has changed and start unlocking new content....

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2018
Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon fans have eagerly been awaiting an announcement for the next Pokemon games on Switch, which were recently confirmed to be Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. While that news is suf...

By Joshua Duckworth on 31 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Illinois Park Asks for Removal of Pokestops

Pokemon GO: Illinois Park Asks for Removal of Pokestops

Many Pokemon GO players could be expecting the augmented reality game to add more Pokestops and gyms, but this may not be the case for residents of the Arlington Heights Park District in Illinois....

By Joshua Duckworth on 31 May 2018
Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo has had mixed success in the mobile gaming space so far. It has released several games based on its existing properties including social game Miitomo; tactical, gacha-style game Fire Emble...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Level Up Friends

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery How to Level Up Friends

Just like the book series and films, a large part of Portkey’s star-studded mobile RPG Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is about making friends and maintaining those relationships. Throughout the cou...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Review

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Review

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may have an intriguing story, but its gameplay is designed to frustrate and bore players so that they buy its microtransactions.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Brings Back Movie Cast

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Brings Back Movie Cast

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery may not be the Niantic-developed augmented reality game due out in the second half of 2018, but it has created quite a bit of buzz for itself nevertheless. Now the up...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 April 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Versus Player Possibly On the Way

Pokemon GO Player Versus Player Possibly On the Way

The Pokemon Company CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara offers an update for fans waiting on the anticipated player-versus-player battling feature in the popular Pokemon GO. It’s safe to say that when people sa...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Allegedly Rare Pokemon Are Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a tough slo...

By Riley Little on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

Pokemon GO: Rare Pokemon Are Allegedly Spawning More

A bevy of reports from gamers the world over indicates that Pokemon GO has been on the receiving end of an overhaul that makes rare Pokemon spawn more frequently. As expected, it’s been a tough slo...

By Riley Little on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Pokemon GO: Pokemon Gym Encounters Now Count As 'Seen'

Niantic quietly rolls out a Pokemon GO tweak, causing the Pokedex to record encounters with Pokemon in Gyms in addition to the existing wild Pokemon encounters. Although Niantic generally announces...

By Sarah Fields on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No  Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals No Ditto Easter Egg Yet

Pokemon GO fans dig deep into the game’s latest update, hunting for data indicating that the rare Pokemon Ditto can be unlocked, but find no evidence that’s the case. Pokemon GO re-imagines one of...

By Sarah Fields on 09 April 2018
Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing Mobile Games Delayed

Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing Mobile Games Delayed

Nintendo confirms that planned mobile games for both Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing have been delayed, due to the upcoming release of the recently announced Super Mario Run. It may have taken a wh...

By Rob Gordon on 09 April 2018
Fortnite Theory Claims a Meteorite Crash is Coming

Fortnite Theory Claims a Meteorite Crash is Coming

Since the launch of Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode, the Tilted Towers spot on the map has been a hot button issue in the community. The tall buildings are a popular place to land and, in many people...

By Denny Connolly on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to discover and catch Mew is quite the challenge, requiring players to complete difficult tasks like catching a Ditto and evolving Magikarp into Gyarados. Anothe...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

Study: Pokemon GO is Serious Distraction for Drivers

A new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine reveals shocking statistics about how many drivers are distracted because they’re playing Pokemon GO in the car. Unfortunately, there are many people...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO Will Offer Shiny Mew Version

Pokemon GO Will Offer Shiny Mew Version

With Pokemon GO’s new field research feature poised to launch tomorrow, excitement is once again in the air for the popular pocket monster-hunting AR game. Much has already been officially revealed...

By Jacob Bukacek on 09 April 2018
The Walking Dead Season 3 Will Begin in 2016

The Walking Dead Season 3 Will Begin in 2016

After confirming The Walking Dead: Season 3 last year, Telltale Games reveals that the latest season in the popular point-and-click zombie series is coming in 2016. After Telltale Games announced T...

By Alexander Pan on 09 April 2018
Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Super Mario Run Not Coming to Android This Year

Super Mario Run has released on Android ahead of schedule. Nintendo’s popular mobile platformer was initially confirmed for a March 23 Android release date earlier this month, but the company has j...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 April 2018
Super Mario Run Will Be Partly Free to Play

Super Mario Run Will Be Partly Free to Play

During a financial briefing, Nintendo confirms that mobile game Super Mario Run will be partly free to play and that friends from Miitomo can be carried over. Announced as part of Nintendo’s plans...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 April 2018
Fortnite: How to Complete the Week 6 Challenges

Fortnite: How to Complete the Week 6 Challenges

Season 3 of Fortnite Battle Royale shook up the landscape by giving players a lot more rewards for participating. In addition to new gear like back blings and skydiving effects, one of the major ad...

By Derek Nichols on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

While many Pokemon GO players may be attempting to battle and catch the latest additions to the mobile augmented reality game’s Raid Boss roster, Latios and Latias, one player has slightly diverged...

By Joshua Duckworth on 09 April 2018
Pokemon GO Images Show Mew in the Wild

Pokemon GO Images Show Mew in the Wild

Not too long ago, the development team at Niantic officially announced the Mew “Field Research” quest’s release date in the popular mobile augmented reality game, Pokemon GO, with fans around the g...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 April 2018
Candy Crush TV Show in the Works

Candy Crush TV Show in the Works

A Candy Crush television show is in the works at Lionsgate, with the TV adaptation being a game show that sees players go through obstacle courses in order to collect pieces of candy. Once boasting...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 April 2018
The Walking Dead: March to War Announced for Mobile

The Walking Dead: March to War Announced for Mobile

Mobile developer Disruptor Beam announces a new Walking Dead free-to-play mobile strategy game called The Walking Dead: March to War, that will release in 2017. The Walking Dead continues to expand...

By Boston Blake on 02 April 2018
Battlefield Drops Battlelog Name for Companion App

Battlefield Drops Battlelog Name for Companion App

DICE reveals that Battlefield’s companion app is losing its Battlelog branding in advance of Battlefield 1‘s release, with the app soon to be called Battlefield Companion. With the upcoming release...

By Rob Gordon on 01 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

Pokemon GO Player Robbed During Livestream

An unidentified assailant attacks Pokemon GO player and Twitch streamer Rickey Yaneza while the latter was livestreaming Pokemon GO gameplay in Central Park. Since Pokemon GO launched last July, th...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
Man Spends $1 Million in Stolen Funds on Game of War

Man Spends $1 Million in Stolen Funds on Game of War

A man from California pleads guilty to embezzling $4.8 million from his place of work, after spending an incredible $1 million on purchases for mobile title Game of War. The notion of free-to-play...

By Rob Gordon on 01 April 2018