The Conduit Was an Average Wii Game. Now It's an Excellent Mobile FPS.

Released in 2009 for the Nintendo Wii, The Conduit was a "bland, but enjoyable" sci-fi first-person shooter with an interesting puzzle-solving twist. I wasn't a big fan — I only made it through the first two levels before becoming frustrated with the Wii motion controls and giving up. Now the game is out for… » 3/14/13 2:00pm 3/14/13 2:00pm

The Week in Gaming Apps Goes on a Toy Run

There was a period of my life during which I spent all of my time either playing pen-and-paper role-playing games or running from Wal-Mart to Wal-Mart in search of the hottest toys. This Week in Gaming Apps is dedicated to that guy. He would have loved this. » 10/26/12 5:30pm 10/26/12 5:30pm

What Are Zaxxon and Breakout Doing in The Week in Gaming Apps?

Each week dozens of new gaming apps are released across the various mobile platforms, imaginative original works trying to build a name for themselves in a crowded market. I'm not saying Zaxxon Escape and Super Bunny Breakout aren't fresh and entertaining—they've just got a bit of an unfair advantage. » 10/12/12 5:30pm 10/12/12 5:30pm

From Anime Weight Loss to Monochrome Fish: It's the Week in Gaming Apps

What a long, strange trip the past five days in gaming apps has been, beginning with a big-eyed passionate plea for healthy exercise and ending in a strange world of shadow sea creatures, with a little LEGO thrown in for good measure. » 10/05/12 5:30pm 10/05/12 5:30pm

This Week in Gaming Apps Has a Slightly Bigger Screen Than the…

The iPhone 5 started dropping into the eager fans of people that like to play games and make phone calls across the country, and those people need gaming apps. We've got your gaming apps right here, buddy. » 9/21/12 5:00pm 9/21/12 5:00pm

Build Your iPhone 5 Game Wishlist with The Week in Gaming Apps

There's a brand new iPhone selling out all over the world today. If I ordered one right now, I wouldn't receive it until January2016. I guess I'll keep myself occupied with this week's gaming apps. » 9/14/12 5:00pm 9/14/12 5:00pm

The Hulk Goes Toe-to-Toe With Farting Cat and Annoying Orange in This…

I take four days off and what do I return to? We've got Marvel's mightiest mashing things up, a creepy citrus fruit, a flatulent cat (had that anyway), a PC puzzler gone iOS and one hell of a hexagon. That's one pretty damn strange Week in Gaming Apps. » 9/07/12 5:00pm 9/07/12 5:00pm

Five Gaming Apps to Help You Survive the Long Labor Day Weekend

It's Labor Day weekend in the U.S., a time for sitting around reflecting on all things labor-related and the contributions workers have made to our country. Contributions like sitting on the can at work playing some gaming apps instead of working. Games like this week's five Gaming Apps of the Day! » 8/31/12 5:00pm 8/31/12 5:00pm

The Simpsons are Just the Cursed Topping on One Amazing Week in Gaming …

When an official video game based on the most successful mature animated series in the history of television is one of the least exciting items on the list, you know you're in for one hell of a Week in Gaming Apps. What's better than Homer Simpson? » 8/17/12 5:00pm 8/17/12 5:00pm

Can You Find the Windows Phone 7 Gaming Hiding in This Week in Gaming…

"Diversify!" the people cried, and so our normal weekly roundup of five mostly iOS titles was invaded by a tiny ball of fluff only available on Microsoft-powered smart phones. What, you want Android games? I'm not even sure that's a real thing. » 7/20/12 5:00pm 7/20/12 5:00pm

Google's Nexus 7 Tablet is the Best Way to Play Android Games

Your average Android phone is nice and portable, but the display sure is tiny. A full-sized Tegra tablet is a joy to work with, but a larger profile doesn't make for hours of comfortable gaming. With its seven inch 1280x800 HD display, Google's new mid-sized Tegra tablet is just the right size for hours of on-the-go… » 7/18/12 2:00pm 7/18/12 2:00pm

A Very Special Fourth of July Week in Gaming Apps

There are many ways to celebrate the anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. Some people host massive cookouts. Some shoot off fireworks. Others still throw parades. Here at Kotaku, we celebrate by limiting our daily gaming app spotlight to only four amazing games. » 7/06/12 5:00pm 7/06/12 5:00pm