Category: Mobile Archives | Broken Joysticks

Mar
31

Pokemon GO Gets A Little Pixilated In Latest [April Fools] Update

Niantic Labs rolled out an update to Pokemon Go today that brings a very special retro feature to the highly successful mobile game. All you have to do is take a look at your Pokedex index screen or list of […]

Mar
30

Bandai Namco Says Goodbye To Tales of the Rays This May

A mobile only entry in the long running Tale of series, Tale of the Rays, will see the “Worldwide” version (read: international editions outside of Japan) end service just 15 months after launch. Originally released in February 2017 on iOS […]

Mar
23

ARK Survival Evolved Coming To Nintendo Switch This Fall

Studio Wildcard’s hugely successful futuristic / prehistoric mash-up survival game Ark: Survival Evolved will be coming to the Nintendo Switch in both physical and digital formats this Fall. The impending release of ARK in a few months time will mark […]

Feb
10

Maintenance Tuesday for Pocket Camp ahead of new features

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp will be undergoing some scheduled maintenance early next week. The maintenance will take place starting February 13th at 11am ET and run until later that day, wrapping up around 6pm ET. Since Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp […]

Feb
09

Square Enix launches FFXV Pocket Edition

Square Enix has a history of taking Final Fantasy to new places and today they announced they are taking FFXV to mobile devices. And it’s free to start. Fans and newcomers can now experience Final Fantasy XV anywhere and anytime […]

Feb
08

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition Launches On iOS In Canada

It seems that Square Enix has stealth launched Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition on iOS here in Canada without a press release or external announcement. Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition chapter 1 was available only via the App Store’s search […]

Feb
05

Square Enix Launches Final Fantasy Type-0 Mobile Game In More Countries

Final Fantasy Awakening –  the online only, multiplayer focused Final Fantasy Type-0 spin off game – is now available in several more countries, Square Enix announced this morning.   Set in the world of Orience, Final Fantasy Awakening allows players […]

Jan
31

Nintendo announces Mario Kart Tour coming to smartphones

Nintendo revealed that they are working on another game for mobile devices, this one featuring their biggest character – Mario. Start your engines as Mario will be making the leap to smartphones in Mario Kart Tour. Details are scare with […]

Jan
30

Feh Channel details 1st Anniversary events in Fire Emblem Heroes

Nintendo detailed some of the celebrations upcoming in Fire Emblem Heroes, including some new daily maps, log-in bonuses, as well as a new tap mini-game called “Tap Battle: Illusory Dungeon” which will be available for a limited time. Tap Battle: […]

Jan
28

Animal Crossing update happening this week?

  Last week there was a notice posted in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp that a big update was coming soon. That update may be almost upon us. The game has been updated to version 1.1.4 in the Google Play store […]

Jan
18

No Date For NA Arena of Valor Switch Beta Test, Transfer of Mobile Progress Possible

Popular mobile Multiplayer Online Battle Arena Arena of Valor was originally set to make its debut on the Nintendo Switch in North America last month, needless to say the scheduled beta Christmas time beta test never materialized.  Outlet Comicbook.com got […]

Jan
16

Dissidia: Final Fantasy Opera Omnia Brings FF Action To Mobile Phones

PlayStation 4 isn’t the only place where Final Fantasy characters from across the mainline series will do battle against one another. It turns out that Cloud, Sephiroth, Y’Sthola, Steiner and dozens of other FF mainstays will be making their way to mobile […]

Dec
07

Pokemon From Generation III and Real Time Weather Coming To Pokemon GO

Pokemon from the Hoen region are about to find their way into our world with the rollout of pocket monsters from Generation III in  Pokemon GO. Over the next few weeks, Niantic will make 50 different monsters from Ruby and Sapphire catchable in the augmented reality game.   Also coming […]

Nov
29

Capcom’s Mobile Puzzle Fighter Is Surprisingly Fun

Over the weekend I noticed that Capcom’s brand new mobile version of the classic Puzzle Fighter franchise had finally launched on iOS in Canada, giving me the opportunity to finally try it out for myself. As with any free to play title, I was weary of the specter of constant microtransactions, […]

Nov
29

Fire Emblem Heroes gets huge update in version 2.0.0

Nintendo has updated their mobile game Fire Emblem Heroes and to celebrate the 2.0.0 update, from November 27th at 11:00 pm thru December 12th at 10:59pm PT, gamers can get Orbs up to 10 times from a Log-In Bonus. Not only […]