Stephen Martin

11 Flips | 2 Magazines | 5 Likes | @X3n1982 |

Incoming! Our 9 most anticipated iPhone, iPad, and Android games for April and beyond

It is a good time to be a mobile gamer. Over the next few weeks, at least three of our most anticipated iOS games of the entire year will go live on …

In-App Purchases

Kill the DRM in Your Old iTunes Music Purchases

In 2009, Apple finally decided to drop DRM from the iTunes music library. That didn't help much with songs purchased before that decision, however. …

Blue Manchu's Card Hunter coming to tablets

Seattle-based mobile game studio DropForge Games announced today that it will bring Blue Manchu's hybrid role-playing and card collection game <i>Card Hunter</i> to tablets.<p>The game first launched on PC in September 2013 and was a result of a collaboration between the independent team at Blue Manchu and …

The insanity of making six retro games in six months

...Or trying to, anyway<p>Rusty Moyher spent so much of last year building retro games he "blew out" his hands. As part of the Retro Game Crunch challenge, Moyher joined up with fellow developers Shaun Inman and Matt Grimm to develop six 8-bit-style games over the course of six months, based on ideas …

17 Examples of Totally Rad 1980s Video Game Box Art - IGN Video

Look, the '80s were weird for all of us. It's time to come to terms with that.

How to Keep Your Android Apps From Lagging

If you've noticed that Instagram on your Android handset has been unusually sluggish lately, you're not alone. Many of us have noted an unfortunate …

Google and Samsung just unveiled the first Chromebook you might actually want to buy

Google has slowly but very deliberately encroached on territory previously claimed by Windows PCs: low-cost notebooks. Now its latest Chromebook may pose a threat to Apple’s dominance of the higher-end market.<p>Previously, Google’s Chrome operating system has mostly been confined to sub-$300, …

Google

Final Fantasy Themed Weddings Sure Are Romantic

Sweet and adorable, too! If you plan on getting married, may I suggest doing something like this?<p>While the bride and groom dressed as <i>Final Fantasy</i> …

Street Fighter 2: An Oral History | Polygon

"He would prank you. He'd send over ideas for video games and want me to give him my input, and it would turn out to be porn."

Xbox Boss Keen For Knights of the Old Republic Anniversary

Over a decade on.<p>Microsoft exec Phil Spencer has revealed he's a fan of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and is prepared to investigate the …