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If you share my fond memories of turn-of-the-century sci-fi RTS Homeworld, you may want to have a peek at the trailer after the jump. Galactic Conflict continues the current App Store trend towards completely forgettable game titles but in action it looks like Homeworld in two dimensions, which is probably...

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Whatever rain dance you've been doing to speed the arrival of Eclipse on the App Store, CEASE DANCING IMMEDIATELY. IT APPEARS TO BE THE WRONG DANCE.

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This morning's sore throat has transmogrified into tonight's full-on flu, so apologies if this post digresses into Day Nurse-fueled hallucinations.

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Now look: I realize that I'm not an icthyologist or a marine biologist or anything even close to that. Although I have watched all of Frozen Planet twice. And I did have a pair of goldfish, albeit very short-lived goldfish (RIP Gill Evans and George Benthic-son).

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This won't be news to long-time readers who recall our brief chat with Dave Gilbert from last November, but Wadjet Eye have officially announced that sci-fi noir adventure Gemini Rue is coming to iOS this spring.

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A new update has arrived for Plague Inc., the worldwide smash hit sim that revealed how truly misanthropic we all are. This update adds the fictional Necroa virus which we told you about last month, a disease reanimates the deceased and causes them to wander around biting people -- I'll...

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A lot of people (starting with me) thought that Stone Blade Entertainment were taking a gamble by running Ascension Online's Kickstarter for just ten days -- but now it appears to have been a stroke of genius.

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It takes quite a lot to pull me away from my mug of whiskey (I really need to do the dishes) and evening reading once I've settled into it, but a raven from the tower of former Firaxis game designer Jon Shafer did the trick tonight.

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Sometimes I think I'm tilting at windmills advocating for hardcore game experiences on mobile devices on when it seems like the market's greatest rewards are reserved for freemium quasi-games. The top of the App Store charts is perennially populated with nigh-identical endless runners and iso-decos like Pixel People while more...

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This is admittedly kind of an odd giveaway, but stick with me here. I don't have a free game for you this time -- what I've got is a chance to play the lite version of a game before anybody else does.

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