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Carmageddon, the classic light-hearted vehicle manslaughter sim (bet that's a phrase you didn't expect to read today) is free today for the first time since the game arrived on iOS last October. I'm not the biggest fan of driving games on touchscreens but Carmageddon's controls work just fine -- and...

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Thomas Hertzler, founder of Blue Byte and creator of The Settlers series, is back on the gaming scene at the helm of a new outfit called Stratotainment. Hertzler's first agenda item: reboot Battle Isle. The classic sci-fi wargame series hasn't seen a new game since Bill Clinton was president, but...

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So you've heard that there's a new iOS aerial tactics game created by no one less than Sid Meier himself, the creator of Civilization and Railroad Tycoon and too many other brilliant games to mention. But, you've also heard that this game is free-to-play and packed to the rafters with...

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If you were an adolescent in the 1980s or 90s then you may have very fond memories of Leisure Suit Larry games -- or at least, fond memories of wishing you owned Leisure Suit Larry games. I never actually played one, myself.

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We were told last week by the Powers That Be at 2k to expect Ace Patrol, the first iOS game from our Uncle Sid Meier tonight -- but I've yet to see the thing on the New Zealand App Store, where it already ought to be if it were joining...

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We've seen so many ports from the PC or from consoles land on iOS with varying degrees of grace. Everything from the sure-footed Uplink and The World Ends With You, to the slightly rocky Might and Magic Clash of Heroes, to unsalvageable disasters like Gratuitous Space Battles.

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The formerly Android-only side-scrolling roguelike Wazhack arrived yesterday for iOS, sporting a new 1.1 version that adds new items, features, and environments to one of the most brutally difficult and unsentimental dungeon crawlers I've ever played.

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Or women, as the case may be. Finest Hour, the WWII tank combat game from the makers of Legion of the Damned, has just kicked off beta testing and Offworld Games was hoping that some of you would want to dive in.

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Following the Kickstarter for Galactic Keep last December was like watching a friend bomb at an open mic night. I've been cheering for the eccentric-looking sci-fi RPG since Gilded Skull Games resumed work on it last year, and my skepticism that their crowdfunding attempt over the winter holidays would succeed...

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After stumbling over their App Store debut last week with a launch yanked due to server issues, Paradox Studios' first mobile strategy game has re-emerged. Leviathan Warships for iPad is now up (permanently, one hopes) and the Android edition has arrived today as well.

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