Nintendo games on iOS could be ‘quite lucrative’, potentially generate $400m – Pachter
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Nintendo games on iOS could be ‘quite lucrative’, potentially generate $400m – Pachter

Nintendo will launch its first officially licensed iOS app in Japan soon, and the move has spurred many questions surrounding the developer’s approach to the Apple’s storefront. Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has explained to VG247 that should Nintendo fully embrace iOS and launch its back catalogue on the format, the move could prove ‘quite ... Read More»
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Total Recoil Dual Stick Shoots It’s Way Onto iTunes
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Total Recoil Dual Stick Shoots It’s Way Onto iTunes

Here at Gaming on Batteries we are huge fans of classic, overhead, shooters- the dual stick variety are even better. Memories of playing games like Smash TV, Soldiers of Fortune, Robo Warrior (okay, that is more MY game but still) and Loaded all are running in our minds as we check out Total Recoil on ... Read More»
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Coaster Crazy Released on the iTunes App Store
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Coaster Crazy Released on the iTunes App Store

We all remember great titles such as Theme Park (hit just about every console in the early to mid 90′s) and Roller Coaster Tycoon (mostly a PC series) and now, we can create coasters on iOS devices thanks to Coaster Crazy by Frontier Developments... Read More»
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Telltale Releasing Season Finale of The Walking Dead Next Week
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Telltale Releasing Season Finale of The Walking Dead Next Week

It’s been quite the lengthy road leading up to this point, but Telltale Games has announced that The Walking Dead will reach its season finale soon. Titled The Walking Dead: Episode 5 – No Time Left, the final chapter in this wildly successful adventure game series will come to a halt next week. The game ... Read More»
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Black Ops 2 support added to Call of Duty: Elite mobile app
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Black Ops 2 support added to Call of Duty: Elite mobile app

What it says on the box: the Android and iOS apps for Call of Duty: Elite have been updated to support the newly-released Call of Duty: Black Ops 2. If you’re a member of the social service you can check your stats, edit your class loadouts, look up clans, stream Call of Duty Elite TV ... Read More»
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Bastion now available on iPhone, iPod
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Bastion now available on iPhone, iPod

Supergiant Games has updated the iOS version of Bastion to make it a universal app. Previously compatible only with the iPad 2 and up, it’s now playable on iPhone 4S and iPod Touch fifth generation or newer devices. Available now on the App Store for AU$5.49 or regional equivalent, the updated version has been optimized ... Read More»
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The Walking Dead Episode 5 release date announced
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The Walking Dead Episode 5 release date announced

The Walking Dead: Episode 5 can be yours as early as next week. The final episode in TellTale’s adventure, No Time Left, drops in just a few days, the developer announced on Twitter. The PlayStation 3 version arrives in the US first, on November 20, followed by a sim-ship on every other platform – iDevice, ... Read More»
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Jet Set Radio Ready to Skate and Tag on PS Vita Nov. 20
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Jet Set Radio Ready to Skate and Tag on PS Vita Nov. 20

If you’ve been feeling left out and uncool at the lack of Jet Set Radio on the Vita, those days are almost over. Sega has confirmed that the skate-and-tag game will be available on Sony’s handheld device via the PlayStation Network starting November 20. The original launch date for Jet Set Radio on Sony’s portable ... Read More»
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Curiosity: Molyneux asks for donations to battle server issues, PC version in doubt
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Curiosity: Molyneux asks for donations to battle server issues, PC version in doubt

Curiosity: What’s Inside the Cube? has been hammered with server issues since it launched, and now 22 Cans head Peter Molyneux has asked for donations to help the team battle the problems. The developer has issued a statement on the matter. Meanwhile the touted PC version has been cast into doubt. Get the details below. ... Read More»
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Blood and Glory Review by Gaming on Batteries
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Blood and Glory Review by Gaming on Batteries

Glu Mobile have done just that with Blood and Glory, a gladiator themed 3D fighting game, they removed all of the complicated button presses, manula jumping and having to worry about environments. Sounds like they took out all of the fun too, huh? No, all they did was remove a lot of frustration from this ... Read More»
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Mahjong Land Review by Gaming on Batteries
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Mahjong Land Review by Gaming on Batteries

Tile matching titles are everywhere on Android and iOS, the most prevalent are Bejewelled clones but there is another matching game that is older- Mahjong/Shanghai. There isn’t much that can be done to the base gameplay to change things up without breaking the formula for these types of games that has worked since their inception. ... Read More»
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Angry Birds Star Wars Review by Gaming on Batteries
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Angry Birds Star Wars Review by Gaming on Batteries

In gaming it is customary to continue any series that is successful all the way to the point of being stupidly inane to the average gamer (how many versions of Street Fighter II has Capcom been peddling for the last 20 years that don’t advance the game at all?). For some, Angry Birds has passed ... Read More»
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Battle Dungeon: multiplayer fantasy battler announced for iOS
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Battle Dungeon: multiplayer fantasy battler announced for iOS

Battle Dungeon has been announced for iOS. It’s a hardcore, turn-based fantasy battle game that sees players fighting for victory in a grid format. You can rally a party of archers, warriors and mages to hold the line and help you crush opponents. Get all the details below. The game – developed by Hunted Cow ... Read More»
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Apple shares slide by 20% since September, equals £80bn loss
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Apple shares slide by 20% since September, equals £80bn loss

Apple’s share prices have dropped by 20% since iPhone 5 launched in September, resulting in an £80 billion loss at the California company. MCV reports that as of yesterday’s trading, Apple’s shares had sunk to a five-month low, and that the company is currently valued at around $530bn. It’s a stark change of pace when ... Read More»
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Walking Dead episode 4 on iOS now, accolades trailer released
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Walking Dead episode 4 on iOS now, accolades trailer released

The Walking Dead Episode 4: Around Every Corner has launched on iOS, along with a new accolades trailer that heaps more love on TellTale’s adaptation. Check out the clip and app pricing below. The episode will run you £2.99/$4.99 and you can grab it here. TellTale’s announcement press release also reveals that the season’s fifth ... Read More»
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