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Librarian Embezzles $89,000 To Spend On Mobile Game Librarian Embezzles $89,000 To Spend On Mobile Game

Last year, Adam Winger, the director of the North Logan City library in Utah, resigned for reasons that were not immediately clear. Now things have become a teensy bit clearer: He’s been found guilty of spending $89,000 in public money on mobile game sensation Game of War.

You Can Play Floppy Disk Games On Your Phone You Can Play Floppy Disk Games On Your Phone

I don’t mean “oh you can play old games on your phone”, everyone knows that. I mean playing old games using an actual floppy disk drive.

Pocket City Is A Damn Fine City-Building Game Pocket City Is A Damn Fine City-Building Game

For such a popular genre, there really isn’t much to choose from when it comes to quality city-building games these days. There’s Cities: Skylines and...that’s it, unless you want to pick up a classic SimCity. So firing up Pocket City, and loving it, has been one of the nicest surprises of the year. Doubly so because…

Epic Will Keep Fortnite Off Google’s Store To Make More Money Epic Will Keep Fortnite Off Google’s Store To Make More Money

Epic Games has confirmed that when Fortnite Battle Royale releases on Android phones it won’t be sold through the Google Play store. In an email to The Verge, CEO Tim Sweeney said this was in part to avoid the 30% cut Google takes on in-app purchases for games sold through its storefront.

Apple's New Policy Hurts Mobile Game Review Sites Apple's New Policy Hurts Mobile Game Review Sites

Apple is ending its affiliate program for apps which could mean the end of review sites like TouchArcade that have relied on a cut from Apple to keep their mobile game review sites afloat. The tech giant made the announcement in its August newsletter saying that members of the program will stop receiving commissions…

Developer Releases Vita Game With Easy Trophies So ‘A Lot Of People Buy It’ Developer Releases Vita Game With Easy Trophies So ‘A Lot Of People Buy It’

Little Adventure on the Prairie released last February on both PS4 and Vita. It’s not good. The game consists of walking from left to right, pressing the X button to swing a sword at everything you run into, and occasionally hopping over invisible snags in the level geometry. Its creator didn’t need it to be good,…

Shin Megami Tensei Players Are Writing The Funny (And Horny) Demon Reviews Shin Megami Tensei Players Are Writing The Funny (And Horny) Demon Reviews

The new Shin Megami Tensei mobile game allows players to leave comments about all the demons they’re catching. That was possibly a mistake.

The Shin Megami Tensei Mobile Game Embraces The Hell World Of Social Media The Shin Megami Tensei Mobile Game Embraces The Hell World Of Social Media

“This is the world of the downloaders,” says one of the characters early on in Shin Megami Tensei: Liberation Dx2, Sega’s mobile adaptation of the Atlas JRPG series. That was the moment I started to like this game, despite the fact that it’s free-to-play, chuck full of microtransactions, and limited to Android and…

Criminals Are Using Clash Of Clans To Launder Money, New Report Claims Criminals Are Using Clash Of Clans To Launder Money, New Report Claims

Online criminals are reportedly laundering hundreds of thousands of dollars using blockbuster mobile games like Clash of Clans, Clash Royale and Marvel Contest of Champions, according to a new report by German cybersecurity firm Kromtech.

PUBG Apologizes For Rising Sun Imagery In Mobile Game PUBG Apologizes For Rising Sun Imagery In Mobile Game

This past Saturday, a weapon and mask pack was released for Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile. That same day, PUBG’s creators recalled the item pack, released an apology and began issuing refunds.

Skateboarder Nyjah Huston Is Amazing (But His Video Game Isn't) Skateboarder Nyjah Huston Is Amazing (But His Video Game Isn't)

California skater Nyjah Huston now has his own skateboarding game. For a mobile game, it’s pretty fun, but I wish it were as entertaining as watching him skate.

The Star Ocean Mobile Game Is Easy To Hate And Still Play Anyway The Star Ocean Mobile Game Is Easy To Hate And Still Play Anyway

There’s finally a new Star Ocean game after 2016's barebones Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness. Unfortunately, Star Ocean: Anamnesis, the latest entry, free-to-play, only on smartphones, and a gacha game to boot. The first of those would be forgivable if not for the second, but as a slot machine for collecting…

Diner Dash Mobile Is A Soulless Shell Of The Original Diner Dash Games Diner Dash Mobile Is A Soulless Shell Of The Original Diner Dash Games

The original Diner Dash series taught me to persevere, despite what life throws in your way. The mobile version, on the other hand, insists that you give into the corporate overlord.

Command & Conquer Rivals Isn't What Fans Wanted, But It's Fun Command & Conquer Rivals Isn't What Fans Wanted, But It's Fun

Yes, the new Command & Conquer game EA announced at E3 2018 is a free-to-play online only mobile game. This news is disappointing for fans of the classic RTS franchise who were hoping to get a brand new, fully-fledged PC C&C game. Even if the new mobile game, Command & Conquer Rivals, contains references and…

New Command & Conquer Mobile Game Is Getting Mauled Online New Command & Conquer Mobile Game Is Getting Mauled Online

Can you tell what kind of message is being sent to Electronic Arts with the YouTube voting on the gameplay trailer for the newly-announced Command & Conquer Rivals mobile game? 244 upvotes. 7,900 downvotes.

EA Brings Back Command & Conquer... As A Mobile Game EA Brings Back Command & Conquer... As A Mobile Game

A legendary real-time strategy game series is returning in a format you probably weren’t expecting.

Double Fine is publishing the next game from Playables, the makers of the wonderfully weird Plug & Play. It’s called KIDS, and it’s described as a project about “the psychology of the group” in which you move against crowds. The game will be out this year on PC/mobile alongside a film and a full-blown art exhibition.

Paladins Developer Says It's Fired Contractor For Using Overwatch Art In Ad Paladins Developer Says It's Fired Contractor For Using Overwatch Art In Ad

Free-to-play hero shooter Paladins has always invited comparisons to Overwatch. There’s a tanky knight character with a deployable shield and a bearded dwarf who builds turrets. While developer Hi-Rez Studios has always denied cloning Blizzard’s game, a mobile port of Paladins lifted artwork from the game, a foul the…

The Gudetama Game Is As Cute (And Simple) As Gudetama The Gudetama Game Is As Cute (And Simple) As Gudetama

Gudetama Tap is a very cute waste of time. As a Gudetama enthusiast, I can appreciate that.

I Cry Every Time A Legendary JRPG Series Goes Mobile I Cry Every Time A Legendary JRPG Series Goes Mobile

Over the weekend, Square Enix held a live Star Ocean event in Japan that brought together fans of the RPG series with creators and voice actors for a day of livestreamed festivities. Fans hoping to get news on a new Star Ocean for consoles had their hopes dashed, though, as the spotlight was firmly pointed on the…

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