News items tagged with mobile

Kingdom Hearts Mobile Game Adding Multiplayer Mode

Kingdom Hearts Mobile Game Adding Multiplayer Mode

Square Enix announced during PAX East 2017 that Kingdom Hearts: Unchained X will be receiving a major update next month that will bri...

By Boston Blake on 12 March 2017
Pokemon GO Players Say GPS Drifting's Still a Problem

Pokemon GO Players Say GPS Drifting's Still a Problem

Pokemon GO players are voicing their frustration at the GPS drifting problem that they say plagues the game. Problems with GPS drifti...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 March 2017
Pokemon GO: Legendary Monsters Coming Soon

Pokemon GO: Legendary Monsters Coming Soon

Ever since Pokemon GO came out last summer, intrepid trainers have been eager for more content to arrive for the GPS-heavy applicatio...

By John Jacques on 09 March 2017
Pokemon GO: Current Pokemon With Evolutions In Upcoming Gens

Pokemon GO: Current Pokemon With Evolutions In Upcoming Gens

This list calls out Pokemon currently available in Pokemon GO that will receive an evolution when future generations of the monsters are added to the mobile game. With the release of 80 new...

By Denny Connolly on 21 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Up-Grade Item

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Up-Grade Item

Use this guide to learn where to find an Up-Grade evolutionary item in Pokemon GO, which is used to evolve the normal-type Pokemon Porygon into Porygon2. Anyone that has jumped back into th...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: What Gen 2 Pokemon Hatch from Eggs

Pokemon GO Guide: What Gen 2 Pokemon Hatch from Eggs

Trying to find out which Generation 2 Pokemon hatch from eggs in the recent Pokemon GO update? Look no further than this guide for the answers needed. With over 80 Johto region Pokemon maki...

By Rob Gordon on 18 February 2017
Bethesda's Next Mobile Game Teased by Skyrim Director

Bethesda's Next Mobile Game Teased by Skyrim Director

Fallout 4 and Skyrim game director Todd Howard teases Bethesda’s next mobile game, also revealing that the company was ‘ecstatic’ when Fallout Shelter was so successful. Despite only relea...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 February 2017
Pokemon Duel Guide: How To Evolve

Pokemon Duel Guide: How To Evolve

Pokemon Duel gives players the option to take evolved Pokemon into a battle or to evolve them in the middle of the fight. Here is how to trigger the evolutions. Although it didn’t have quit...

By Denny Connolly on 05 February 2017
Mobius Final Fantasy Will Crossover with FF 7 Remake

Mobius Final Fantasy Will Crossover with FF 7 Remake

Mobile game Mobius Final Fantasy will be playable on PC via Steam on February 6 with a special crossover event with Final Fantasy VII Remake starting one day later. Mobius Final Fantasy rel...

By Jason Gallagher on 27 January 2017
Titanfall Mobile Card Game Cancelled

Titanfall Mobile Card Game Cancelled

Titanfall: Frontline, the mobile card game spin-off of the Titanfall series, is cancelled due to difficulty creating an experience that matched the original games. Both publisher Electroni...

By Rob Gordon on 15 January 2017
Pokemon GO Starbucks Promotion Adds 5,000 Locations

Pokemon GO Starbucks Promotion Adds 5,000 Locations

Pokemon GO developer Niantic announces it’s expanding its PokeStop and Pokemon Gym partnership with Starbucks to an additional 5,000 locations in the United States. There’s little doubt th...

By Boston Blake on 13 January 2017
Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy Release Date Leaked

Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy Release Date Leaked

The release date for video game developer Telltale Games’ forthcoming Guardians of the Galaxy title leaks on the Internet thanks to an online retailer’s listing. A couple of months ago, a l...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 January 2017
App Store Revenues at $20 Billion Thanks to Pokemon GO

App Store Revenues at $20 Billion Thanks to Pokemon GO

Apple reveals that App Store revenues rose by 40 percent to $20 billion in 2016, and that Pokemon GO and Super Mario Run were significant factors in that. Augmented reality game Pokemon GO...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 January 2017
Pokemon CEO Explains Why Pokemon GO is So Successful

Pokemon CEO Explains Why Pokemon GO is So Successful

Pokemon Company President and CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara explains in detail why he believes the Pokemon GO application has been such a substantial success. Now over half a year old, Pokemon GO...

By John Jacques on 04 January 2017
Super Mario Run Purchased by Only 3 Million Users

Super Mario Run Purchased by Only 3 Million Users

New data suggests that the full purchases for Nintendo’s side-scrolling, auto-running video game Super Mario Run only amounts to roughly 3 million users in total. Despite having set an App...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2017
Apple's Siri Really Likes Super Mario Run

Apple's Siri Really Likes Super Mario Run

Fans have discovered that Apple’s now infamous Siri will actually answer questions about it playing Super Mario Run. Evidently, the A.I. quite likes Nintendo’s latest iOS offering. Many hav...

By Riley Little on 31 December 2016
Pokemon GO: Starter Pokemon Now Spawn More Often

Pokemon GO: Starter Pokemon Now Spawn More Often

Niantic launches a limited-time event for Pokemon Go that increases the spawn rate of starter Pokemon Squirtle, Bulbasaur, Charmander and their evolutions. Love it or hate it, there’s no de...

By Jason Gallagher on 30 December 2016
Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Super Mario Run Android Version Registration Launches

Nintendo announces that Android users can now register on the Google Play store to be notified when Super Mario Run is available to download, much like the game did for iOS users. As one of...

By Riley Little on 29 December 2016
Pokemon GO Reference Appears in Doctor Who

Pokemon GO Reference Appears in Doctor Who

The Doctor Who Christmas special contains a nod to popular mobile game, Pokemon GO, getting a short mention and playing a small role in the episode’s plot. Pokemon GO continues to be a popu...

By Weston Albert on 29 December 2016
Pokemon GO Now Selling Holiday Boxes

Pokemon GO Now Selling Holiday Boxes

Pokemon GO offers another holiday gift to its players, this time releasing three shop bundles containing items at a discount, as well as some that can’t ordinarily be bought. Pokemon GO is...

By Sarah Fields on 27 December 2016
How Pokemon GO Trading Could Work

How Pokemon GO Trading Could Work

A YouTuber takes an in-depth look at how Niantic may choose to integrate Pokemon trades for Pokemon GO, using a unique patent from 2012 as the basis of his theory. YouTuber and Pokemon fan...

By John Jacques on 24 December 2016
Pokemon GO Holiday Event

Pokemon GO Holiday Event

The Pokemon GO team is making several several special (and late) holiday event announcements, including increased chances at hatching Togepi and Pichu. Niantic is hard at work adding specia...

By Rory Young on 24 December 2016
Pokemon GO Releases Apple Watch App

Pokemon GO Releases Apple Watch App

The long-awaited Pokemon GO app for the Apple Watch is now available for download, bringing limited features of Pokemon GO to the Apple Watch experience. The day has finally come for Pokemo...

By Weston Albert on 23 December 2016
Super Mario Run Makes $14 Million in First Three Days

Super Mario Run Makes $14 Million in First Three Days

Super Mario Run makes $14 million in its first three days of availability, with just over 1 million players paying to unlock the full game, says analytics firm App Annie. Nintendo’s new mo...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 December 2016
Mega Man 1-6 Coming To Mobile Next Month

Mega Man 1-6 Coming To Mobile Next Month

Capcom reveals that the first six games in the Mega Man franchise will be released for iOS and Android devices, with a release date set for January 2017. When it comes to Capcom franchises...

By Rob Gordon on 20 December 2016
Pokemon GO Adds More Pokemon to Rural Areas

Pokemon GO Adds More Pokemon to Rural Areas

The Pokemon GO team reveals via Twitter that players of the augmented reality game will see more Pokemon in outdoor locations, both in rural and urban communities. While it’s had some ups a...

By Boston Blake on 17 December 2016
Super Mario Run's Game-Breaking Bug to Be Fixed

Super Mario Run's Game-Breaking Bug to Be Fixed

Nintendo acknowledges a game-breaking bug in Super Mario Run that causes the game to crash when players try to link it to their Facebook account under certain conditions. Nintendo vowed for...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 December 2016
Pokemon GO, Destiny, League of Legends Made Big Money

Pokemon GO, Destiny, League of Legends Made Big Money

Research firm SuperData releases its financial findings for September 2016 and Pokemon GO, Destiny, and League of Legends aren’t going away any time soon.

By Cody Gravelle on 18 October 2016
‘Candy Crush’ Makers Target ‘The Banner Saga’ Over Title

‘Candy Crush’ Makers Target ‘The Banner Saga’ Over Title

The makers of ‘Candy Crush Saga’ are on a roll, taking legal action against ‘The Banner Saga’ claiming potential confusion for consumers. Seriously.

By Andrew Dyce on 21 August 2013
‘Candy Crush’ Maker Defends Trademark Claims in Open Letter

‘Candy Crush’ Maker Defends Trademark Claims in Open Letter

The publisher of ‘Candy Crush’ attempts to explain their reasons behind blocking ‘The Banner Saga’ and claims of cloning mobile titles.

By Andrew Dyce on 21 August 2013
This Week in Mobile Gaming

This Week in Mobile Gaming

This week we talk about app store subscriptions, iPhone rumors, Windows Phone 7 and Kinect integration, unified cross-platform gaming from OpenFeint and our recommendations for the week!

By Jon Lavallee on 18 August 2010