Valve Ports Popular PC Game Portal to NVIDIA SHIELD, Looks to be an Exclusive

PC gamers out there have likely encountered Portal at some point, given its popularity and intriguing storyline. The game’s following has been bottle-capped, however, by the fact that it’s not available as a mobile title. Today, NVIDIA has announced that that is going to change, as they have teamed up with Valve to bring the unique game over to Android, seemingly exclusively on their SHIELD mobile console. (more…)

Friday App Sales: Osmos HD, PVSTAR+ PRO, franco.Kernel Updater and More

In case you’re low on cash, but still need a weekend app or game to keep you company, look no further than today’s app sales list. This week’s rendition is quite short, even when compared to last week’s show of modesty, but among the sale apps are some jewels.

Osmos HD has received a price cut, plus PVSTAR+ PRO has also seen its cost reduced. Rounding it all up is franco.Kernel Updater, which is celebrating a meaty franco.Kernel update.

It’s all below. (more…)

Lumberwhack: Defend the Wild, a Team of Misfit Animals Take on Angry Redneck Lumberjacks

Fans of tower defense-like titles should check out Lumberwhack: Defend the Wild, a game which pits your animal forces against an ever-growing gang of pissed off lumberjacks. The loggers are encroaching on your animal territory, and it is your duty as a monkey to group your forces, not allowing the humans to cut down your beautiful forest home.  (more…)

Dead Trigger 2 Updated With Arena Mode, New Environments, Leaderboards, and More

Dead Trigger 2, the graphically impressive zombie survival FPS from Madfinger Games, received a big update to version 0.5.0 yesterday. In addition to the highly anticipated “Arena of Death” mode, new zombies, environments, and weapons are in tow, along with a leaderboard that allows you to challenge your friends.

The Arena is a survival-type gamemode with point-based rewards for killing endless numbers of zombies. The new “ejecting traps” weapon should make that easier, along with “lucky boxes” that grant temporary abilities and powers.  (more…)

Rovio Working on an RPG Called Angry Birds Epic, Here’s the Trailer

A week or so ago, Rovio began teasing and soft releasing a new Angry Birds title, named Angry Birds Epic. The game is already available for those of you who live in Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, but for the rest of us, we are still waiting to see what exactly to expect from AB: Epic.

From what we see in the trailer for the game that was released today, it’s a role-playing game, one which will take your forces of either birds or piggies, and then pit them against one another in a fictional world where these things are plausible.  (more…)