The New Danganronpa Smartphone Game is Basically Billiards

I don't know what I was expecting for a smartphone game based on a series of murder mystery/death game visual novels, but it wasn't billiards. » 2/17/15 6:40am 2/17/15 6:40am

Smartphone Gamer Dragged Through the Subway

Last week an incident broke out in the Beijing subway system. A young woman got into an altercation with her apparent boyfriend over a mobile phone game, it seems. The end result: she dragged the man onto a subway train. But was this just a PR stunt? » 8/18/14 6:00am 8/18/14 6:00am

Final Fantasy's Creator Almost Made a Ballet Dancing Game

The father of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi, is working on a new smartphone game called Terra Battle. It's an RPG. It could have been a ballet dancing game. » 7/03/14 6:30am 7/03/14 6:30am

Nintendo Denies Smartphone Game Rumors

Yesterday, a report from Japan's Nikkei newspaper asserted that Nintendo would be putting trailers, promotional info and mini-games about upcoming releases on smartphones. Now, a statement from Nintendo says that they won't exactly be doing that. » 1/28/14 9:45am 1/28/14 9:45am

Is the PS Vita A Device Ahead of Its Time or Behind It?

With its big, bright screen, ability to sense touch and motion, and controls that mimic a home game console's, Sony's Playstation Vita delivers the sort of gaming that approaches what you might expect to experience in your den. But is that what gamers still want? » 1/02/12 10:00am 1/02/12 10:00am

Watch This Lizard Kick Ass At A Video Game With His Tongue

I've seen orangutans play video games on a touch screen, but this is the first lizard. And this Bearded Dragon doesn't need opposable thumbs to master the art of gaming, he uses his tongue. » 12/14/11 11:20am 12/14/11 11:20am

Why Nintendo Has No Interest in Mobile Phones

Though Nintendo has, notably, struck an arrangement with AT&T to provide free wireless Internet hotspot access, the company remains adamant that it isn't entering the mobile phone business. » 4/01/11 8:30pm 4/01/11 8:30pm

3D Gaming Phone Ready To Battle Nintendo 3DS

The Sharp Galapagos is an upcoming 3D smartphone. And it's getting a handful of games that mean it might just give the Nintendo 3DS a run for its money. » 11/04/10 10:00am 11/04/10 10:00am

Apple Accuses HTC of Stealing Their iPhone Interface, Sues

The iPhone is such a great interface for phone calls, mobile office work and gaming that Apple claims that competitor HTC stole it when they made their own smart phone. » 3/02/10 9:38am 3/02/10 9:38am

THQ Axes a Hundred as it Fixates on Smart Phones

THQ fired 100 employees following a decision to shift its mobile game development to the smart phone platform only. Three studios are closing, in San Diego, the U.K. and Germany. » 1/31/09 12:00pm 1/31/09 12:00pm

Handango Expands Smartphone Gaming

Smartphone app and game seller Handango is teaming up with Digital Chocolate and I-play to bring new games to the Blackberry and Windows Mobile devices. » 12/24/08 1:00pm 12/24/08 1:00pm