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Abalone has nothing to do with shellfish.
Can you believe it's almost April? It hasn't exactly been a bad start to the year for core gaming on mobile (we've had Shifts, Zulus on the Ramparts, and Space Agency after all) but I don't think Pocket Tactics...

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If you're a dedicated follower of the deals thread on our esteemed forums, then you're already well aware that the three-day sale on King of Dragon Pass is now in its third and final day. The sale is to commemorate 30,000 copies sold on iOS -- not too shabby for...

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The eagle-eyed gents at Pocket Gamer have spotted a report that an iOS remake of Final Fantasy V will be gracing the App Store before month's end. FFV is the classic RPG that Final Fantasy nerds swoon over -- it was the last game to feature the famous "job system"...

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Things are starting to heat up a bit on the digital board game front: Zulus on the Ramparts a couple of weeks ago and now Battle for Hill 218 sneaks out onto the App Store, beating the big Wednesday night rush. It's available worldwide right now for three dollars.

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Let it never be said that Keith Burgun pulls his punches. Here's the statement that the designer of 100 Rogues uses to introduce his latest endeavour: "I do have a number of problems with the [4X] genre," he says in a blog post, "problems which have not been getting better. ...

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There's a just-released Kingdom Rush Frontiers teaser trailer after the jump, but the larger purpose of this post is to say: COME ON GUYS. Ironhide Game Studio have been dragging out their reveal of the sequel to Kingdom Rush in an extended tease worthy of Mata Hari.

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Remember the preview build of SolForge that was released right before Christmas? Ascension creators Stoneblade Entertainment pushed an update to the App Store last night that quietly added four purchasable starter decks to the digital trading card game.

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PCs are for spreadsheets" -- his thoughts about what touchscreen devices are for aren't recorded for posterity. Fish also mentioned working on an Ouya port, but I don't know if I'm taking Ouya seriously yet. Are you? The original launch trailer for Fez is after the jump.

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Sci-fi lunar city-builder Shackleton Crater has done a slingshot journey through my heart. My initial enthusiasm for the game's concept and co-creator Joe Ybarra's inch-thick games industry CV was dampened somewhat when the crowdfunding campaign kicked off last week.

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The Witching Hour lads are on the Pan Am Clipper to PAX East as I write this, but they dispatched us a copy of the debut trailer for Ravenmark Mercenaries just before the captain extinguished the smoking lamp and the stewardesses collected the cocktail glasses.

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