May 7th, 2013

Rupaul
RuPaul has lent her name to a new endless runner game for iOS that gives a whole new meaning to drag racing. RuPaul’s Drag Race: Dragopolis, a “a fantabulous adventure starring a drag queen fighting...

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April 26th, 2013

Transformers legends
Transformers join Marvel and the NFL in getting its own Mobage-powered card battler game, with the launch of Transformers Legends. The freemium game sees users either battling to save the world as Autobots,...

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April 16th, 2013

csr-racing-android
Popular iOS freemium game CSR Racing has been released globally for Android, a few days after a limited test release. The drag racing game first hit Google Play - accompanied by a YouTube trailer - last...

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April 15th, 2013

TIGA
Britain’s two trade bodies for the games industry, TIGA and UKIE, have responded to the news that the OFT is to investigate kids’ apps and IAP with strong defences of the freemium model. Both groups...

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April 12th, 2013

digital-kids
The UK's Office of Fair Trading is stepping in to the debate around children's apps and in-app purchases, launching an investigation into practices in web and mobile games. “We are concerned that...

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April 9th, 2013

Narr8
Narr8, a publisher of motion comics, interactive stories and articles on tablets, has launched its digital publishing app on the Amazon Kindle Fire. “As one of the leading e-book reading devices, we...

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April 5th, 2013

toys-r-us-towers
Games publisher Ubisoft has released a new freemium iOS game based on children's retailer Toys R Us, complete with the ability for players to win discounts in the real-world stores. Toys R Us Towers...

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March 25th, 2013

pac-man-free
There's a certain kind of gamer that's currently on the verge of exploding in rage at the continued popularity of freemium games on smartphones and tablets. If you know one of them, retreat to a safe...

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March 25th, 2013

Hearthstone
World of Warcraft creator Blizzard Entertainment is to release its first freemium game this summer, a card-battling title based on Warcraft. Rob Pardo, the company’s chief creative officer, told a conference...

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