Why is There a Tower Defense Game Based on the Movie Old School?

You know what we need? A tower defense game based on a 2003 Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn, and Will Ferrell movie about 30-something men partying at college. Someone had that thought, and now we have an Android and iOS game. » 1/23/13 10:55am 1/23/13 10:55am

A Delightfully Melodic Take on the Monster Breeding Game

Thanks to the success of titles like Dragonvale you can't swing a dead lizard without hitting a dozen games that feature mystical islands filled with magical creatures having sex with one another to create new magical creatures. Developer Big Blue Bubble has taken the sub-genre and made it into a musical. » 10/15/12 9:55am 10/15/12 9:55am

Paper Munchers Trips on the Line Between Addiction and Obligation

After one level you see clearly the inspiration for Paper Munchers. It's a physics puzzle that places a premium on completion in the fewest turns. Ergo, Angry Birds, and why not. It's the ultimate lottery winner in mobile games development. » 6/27/11 9:30am 6/27/11 9:30am

Hands On With Garters & Ghouls

Garters & Ghouls is a fun little adventure game that puts you in control of recently deceased débutante Marie Dupois as she fights her way through the horrors of The Thrum on the hunt for her still living husband. » 10/27/09 3:00pm 10/27/09 3:00pm

Fighting Fantasy Follow-Up Preview: Fear My Stylus

It's been a little more than two months since I last saw Fighting Fantasy – the DS action/adventure RPG based on a choose-your-own-adventure book series of the same name. Here's what's changed since then. » 9/04/09 12:20pm 9/04/09 12:20pm

Fighting Fantasy DS Preview: Choose Your Own Adventure Makes A Comeback

Fighting Fantasy: The Warlock of Firetop Mountain was a 1982 choose-your-own-adventure book written by now-game developers Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone. Now it's a 2009 DS action role-playing game. » 7/10/09 8:20pm 7/10/09 8:20pm