Tag: 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 […]

Feb
27

South By SouthWest (SWSX) Gaming Tournaments Announced

The North American convention circuit is heating up once again with South By South West starting early next month, the Games Developer Conference rounding out March and the PAX East taking place in early April. South By Southwest is more […]

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
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, […]

Jul
11

A 5 Year Old Freemium Sims Game Is My Mobile Guilty Pleasure

The Sims has been a staple for simulation fans for the better part of two decades now, the original (released in 2000) is almost old enough to drink in the United States.  While I’ve been a fan since the first […]

Jun
21

Pokemon GO’s Massive Raid / Gym Update Now Live On iOS

Niantic and Nintendo rolled out the recently announced Gym / Raid update for Pokemon GO on iOS and Android this afternoon. Trainers haven’t been able to go to their local Gyms for a few days now, simply receiving a message […]

Jun
21

SEGA Forever Brings 5 Classic Titles To Mobile For Free

SEGA has announced the rumored SEGA Forever, a mobile-centric collection of classic titles spanning over 20 years of releases and three console generations.  With 5 SEGA exclusive Genesis titles available at launch – Sonic The Hedgehog, Comix Zone, Phantasy Star […]

May
28

Nintendo’s Latest Mobile Game Is Full of Charm & Silly Moments

The big N has been pretty consistent with their mobile offerings despite the fact that the majority of them have been developed by third parties. Magikarp Jump is the company’s latest attempt to bring the world of Pocket Monsters to […]

May
26

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Ends Next Tuesday

Telltale’s The Walking Dead: A New Frontier will see its conclusion with the release of episode 5 next Tuesday – May 30th and It will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, iOS and Android. What will happen to […]

Jan
26

Free To Play Title Mobius Final Fantasy Coming To PC

Windows PC players will be able to explore the world of Paramitia as one of million potential Warriors of Light in the Steam port of Mobius Final Fantasy. As they follow the path set out before them  players are guided […]

Oct
05

Razer Publishing Gurgamouth Via OUYA Publishing Label

Razer – the well known hardware manufacturer – has announced that they will be expanding the number of platforms that indie flying fighting game Gurgamoth will be available on multiple platforms including PC, Mac, Android Phones, Razer Forge TV, NVIDIA […]

Sep
15

Magic: the Gathering – Puzzle Quest | REVIEW

There are a lot of puzzle games, and even more of the matching gem style puzzle games. While Candy Crush seems to be the most well known game in the genre, I think the very first one that I ever […]