Rabbids: Invasion launches on Facebook, Rabbids Go Phone Again and Rabbids Go HD now for iOS
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Rabbids: Invasion launches on Facebook, Rabbids Go Phone Again and Rabbids Go HD now for iOS

Ubisoft has announced Rabbids: Invasion, a new Facebook game, as well as Rabbids Go Phone Again and Rabbids Go HD. Here’s the rundown: Rabbids: Invasion – Facebook – Users can help grow the Rabbids invasion from a tiny farm to a sprawling metropolis. While some plant carrots, Rabbids plant burgers, stinky cheese, and other bizarre ... Read More»
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Draw Something surpasses 50 million downloads in 50 days
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Draw Something surpasses 50 million downloads in 50 days

Draw Something has surpassed 50 million downloads in just 50 days. Released in February, the game quickly became a hit with iPhone and Android users with 6 million drawings created, and on launch day alone, three draws per second were recorded. That figure is now at 3,000 drawings per second. The game is now owned ... Read More»
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Demo Farming Simulator On 3DS For Reasons
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Demo Farming Simulator On 3DS For Reasons

Gamesta.com reveals this week’s eShop releases with one very particular title in mind. This week’s demo might be the strangest game to ever come out on Nintendo’s newest handheld. Farming Simulator 2012 3D is not like Harvest Moon, that’s for sure... Read More»
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Study – 64% of China’s 180 million gamers pat to play each month
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Study – 64% of China’s 180 million gamers pat to play each month

A study polling 500 people conducted by Niko Partners had found that 64% of China’s 180 million casual and core gamers pay for their pleasure each month, and the country is outpacing other countries in terms of money spent. The age of those playing games each month is up as well, with those ages 40 ... Read More»
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6Waves Lolapps rebrands, restructures as publishing-only
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6Waves Lolapps rebrands, restructures as publishing-only

6Waves Lolapps has decided to drop the latter half of its name, having already laid off the staff members of its development division. Publisher 6Waves merged with Lolapps, the developer behind John Romero’s Ravenwood fair branded games, in 2011 and went forward with a double-barrelled name. Gamasutra reports the company has now restructured to focus ... Read More»
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Ex-Pandemic vets Seismic Games unveil first title: CelebrityMe
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Ex-Pandemic vets Seismic Games unveil first title: CelebrityMe

Seismic Games, the social studio formed by ex-Pandemic and Activision vets, has announced its first game since its formation: a Facebook game called CelebrityMe. The game will allow players to learn the ins and outs of Hollywood. You’ll be able to create your own character; choose a career path where your character can on having ... Read More»
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Disney announces Animal Kingdom Explorers hidden-object game with “nature preserve” theme
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Disney announces Animal Kingdom Explorers hidden-object game with “nature preserve” theme

After scoring big with its Gardens of Time game on Facebook, Disney’s Playdom has announced new title in the hidden-object social game genre called Disney Animal Kingdom Explorers, inspired by its Animal Kingdom Park in Florida. Like most hidden object games, players will search through various scenes in the game in order to find objects ... Read More»
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Angry Birds Space hits 10 million downloads in first three days, confirms Rovio
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Angry Birds Space hits 10 million downloads in first three days, confirms Rovio

Angry Birds Space was downloaded 10 million times in its first three days, Rovio has said. It said in a tweet: “10 million Angry Birds Space downloads in less than 3 days! Thanks to our fans, stay tuned for more!” The title launched on iOS, Android, Mac and PC last week, with a Windows Phone ... Read More»
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Zynga paid $180m for OMGPOP according to SEC filing
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Zynga paid $180m for OMGPOP according to SEC filing

While it’s not $200 million, it sure is damned close: SEC filings dug up by GI.biz show that Zynga paid a whopping $180 million in cash for Draw Something maker OMGPOP. Analysts and insiders earlier this week suggested the figure would range between $200- $210 million. Draw Something has been downloaded over 35 million times ... Read More»
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Anti-grav: Angry Birds Space launches all over the shop
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Anti-grav: Angry Birds Space launches all over the shop

Rovio has launched Angry Birds Space. You can get it on iPhone, iPad, Android, PC and Mac from as low as 69p to £5. Get it at its respective links above. Read More... Read More»
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Rovio aims to be “much bigger” than Disney
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Rovio aims to be “much bigger” than Disney

Rovio has transitioned from casual games developer to a full blown cultural force, and doesn’t intend to stop. According to Business Insider, chief managing officer Peter Vesterbacka said Rovio’ss goal is to be “much bigger” than its role model, Disney – a $24 billion media company. Vesterbacka highlighted the launch of Angry Birds Space as ... Read More»
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Angry Birds Space set for launch with new trailer
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Angry Birds Space set for launch with new trailer

Rovio has released the launch trailer for Angry Birds Space which will be available for Android, iOS, PC, and Mac tomorrow, March 22. The title comes with 60 levels, six new characters and superpowers, and gameplay features based on a zero-gravity setting. The game will also be released at retail on April 20 courtesy of ... Read More»
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6waves Lolapps lays off dev staff to reaim focus at publishing
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6waves Lolapps lays off dev staff to reaim focus at publishing

Social firm 6waves Lolapps has laid off its entire development staff to now refocus on its publishing efforts, Gamasutra‘s said in a report. It said the teams behind Ravenwood Fair and Ravenskye, although the Raven franchise as a whole will continue via an external team. More details at the link. Read More... Read More»
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GAME confirms Kinect Rush won’t be stocked
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GAME confirms Kinect Rush won’t be stocked

GAME has confirmed to VG247 this morning it won’t stock Kinect Rush in stores. No statement was given, but it confirmed the news to us in an email this morning. We were told by a source last night the chain wouldn’t stock the Disney/Pixar title. MCV reported on it last night as part of a ... Read More»
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Angry Bird Space level unlocked through anti-bullying campaign
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Angry Bird Space level unlocked through anti-bullying campaign

Rovio has thrown its weight behind MTV’s A Thin Line campaign, which aims to raise awareness of and crack down on cyber bullying. From March 22, those who participate in A Thin Line’s anti-bullying activities will be rewarded with instructions on how to access a secret level in Angry Birds Space called Golden Egg. The ... Read More»
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