Nintendo today announced that its next iOS and Android release will be Dr. Mario World, an action puzzle game set to be released later in 2019. Nintendo will be partnering with messaging app LINE to develop the new title.
Little detail is available on the new game at this time, but Dr. Mario was a 1990 puzzle game that tasked players with rearranging different colored pills as they fall to clear them off of the game board and eliminate viruses.
The gameplay of the original title was similar to Tetris, and it should translate well to mobile devices.
Nintendo says that Dr. Mario World will be free to play with in-app purchases, with Nintendo aiming to [...]
Feral has pushed out an update to ROME: Total War that brings some welcome enhancements to the acclaimed strategy game on iOS.
First up, v1.10 adds eight more playable factions to the war theater, significantly increasing the strategy options available in the game.
Using the new Unlock All Factions option in the settings screen, players are now free to choose from up to 19 factions, including the Greek Cities, Egypt, the Seleucid Empire, Carthage, Gaul, Germania, Britannia, and Parthia.
This update also introduces a new range marker feature, which indicates the firing distance of selected missile units, as the picture above shows.
In addition, [...]
Nintendo has announced that its upcoming Mario Kart Tour game for iOS devices won’t be ready until the summer (via The Verge).
The news came in Nintendo’s quarterly earnings report released today, exactly a year since the company first revealed it was bringing the game to smartphones.
Little is known about Mario Kart Tour, but the game was originally scheduled for launch before the company’s fiscal year ending March 2019.
Nintendo said the decision to delay it had been made „in order to improve the quality of the application and expand the content offerings after launch.“
When it eventually arrives, Mario Kart Tour [...]
Warner Bros‘ Westworld mobile game, which bore a notable resemblance to Bethesda Softworks‘ Fallout Shelter game for smartphones, has been removed from the iOS App Store and Google Play Store. The removal comes seven months after Bethesda sued Warner Bros by calling the Westworld app a „blatant rip-off“ of Bethesda’s 2015 game Fallout Shelter.
Westworld on iOS The lawsuit centered around Behaviour Interactive, the game developer that worked on both Fallout Shelter and Westworld, and who Bethesda accused of breach of contract, copyright infringement, unfair competition, and misappropriation of trade secrets. The dispute continued into the year, [...]