Posts by Category: Fun & Games

So maybe it’s pointless, but at least it’s happy!

Fun & Games April 17, 2014 posted by

iPega Quad Core HD Gaming Console – Android throws down another challenge to the major game device brands

Android’s everywhere nowadays, in fridges, toasters, washing machines and your Aunt Maude’s curling tongs, so we’re totally not surprised to see it coming out in force on handheld gaming consoles. There have been a number of major devices announced, but this is the first we’ve seen from a Far Eastern brand trying to break the scene.


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iPega Quad Core HD Gaming Console – Android throws down another challenge to the major game device brands
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 10, 2014 posted by

Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Game – 30th anniversary edition now available for free

Woo-hoo, the BBC has just released a free online 30th anniversary edition of the Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Game and it is v. good. For those living under a rock for the past few decades, the radio play and book from the late Douglas Adams was an awesome combination of wacky and funny, with weird thrown in, and the game was one of the most popular text adventures of its time.


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Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Game – 30th anniversary edition now available for free
Freeware February 27, 2014 posted by

Honest Android Games – find free and full commercial games minus the in-game purchase scams [Freeware]

There’s definitely a bit of a backlash going on with the current game biz sly move to in-game purchasing as part of the business model. In case you didn’t realize it, most ‘free’ games coming out of the major games developers are now charging significant amounts of money for items and updates inside the game. The result is the game suddenly becomes very much NOT free.


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Honest Android Games – find free and full commercial games minus the in-game purchase scams [Freeware]
Fun & Games February 26, 2014 posted by

Scalextric Digital RCS – veteran toy now delivers slot car racing with your Bluetooth smartphone

Well it didn’t take long for the rivalry to heat up, and no we’re not talking about Samsung vs Nokia this time, it’s all about slot car racing. For a long time very little has happened in the tiny cars racing round slot tracks market, but suddenly Anki arrived, and now things are popping.


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Scalextric Digital RCS – veteran toy now delivers slot car racing with your Bluetooth smartphone
Fun & Games February 24, 2014 posted by

Ga.Me – next generation browser games look beautiful and play well too

Regular readers will know that we’ve been tracking the rise and rise of browser based gaming for a while now, if only because there are amazing things happening in the space. The latest iteration of the genre has actually come from a company which has been around for a while, but we think they may be on to something cool.


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Ga.Me – next generation browser games look beautiful and play well too
Fun & Games February 19, 2014 posted by

Battroborgs – Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots get an upgrade

Way back in the late 60s and early 70s, childhood wasn’t considered complete unless you had gone a few rounds with Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots, remorselessly stabbing the control stick buttons until your opponent’s head was popped up off his shoulders. Now the fighting has been given a hi-tech wireless control twist.


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Battroborgs – Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots get an upgrade
Fun & Games February 12, 2014 posted by

If I’m Going Down… Zombie Card Game – The game you’ll definitely lose

Some games like to tease by feeding you a fantasy. There’s a good chance you’re going to lose because there can only be one winner, but there’s a slim chance you’ll come out on top. This card game, on the other hand, uses a different strategy, letting you know you’re going to lose. Period. That’s it. The only questions that remain to be answered are when will you lose and how many will you take out before you meet your…


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If I’m Going Down… Zombie Card Game – The game you’ll definitely lose
Fun & Games February 10, 2014 posted by

Space Pirate Kitty Laser – Can you imagine the craziness if kitty had two laser-shooting eyes?

After a hard day’s work, nothing helps us unwind like tormenting the cats with an uncatchable red dot. However, we don’t want to wield just any old laser pointer because that will just make us feel like we’re back in the conference room. Playtime deserves a playful design.


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Space Pirate Kitty Laser – Can you imagine the craziness if kitty had two laser-shooting eyes?