Google Gives “Offline Games” Their Own Section in Google Play

There are games aplenty that require a steady data connection for playing, but that is sometimes because game makers are either concerned over piracy or the game features an online multiplayer, which would naturally require a data connection.

Regardless of why an app needs to be connected constantly, Google now has a new section in Google Play for Offline Games. That’s right, a full group of games that do not require a data connection.  (more…)

Modern Combat 5: Blackout Now Available on Google Play, $7 With No IAPs

Gameloft has published Modern Combat 5: Blackout to Google Play this afternoon, throwing players straight into the middle of warfare. Like console FPS titles, MC5: Blackout features a great campaign mode, as well as the ability to take your skills online with a multiplayer mode.

In campaign, you play as a hero who must save the world from cyber terrorists, using advanced weapons and technology to overcome countless bad guys with machine guns. In multiplayer, you choose between four customizable classes, picking off players with sniper rifles, assault rifles, SMGs, and more. If you play Call of Duty or Battlefield, you will feel right at home.  (more…)

Destiny Companion App Available Through Google Play for All Beta Players

Destiny is a new game for next-gen consoles, with the public beta of the game now available for PlayStation 4 owners. Xbox One owners will be able to get in on the fun very soon, but until then, everyone playing should go ahead and download the official Destiny companion application, which will allow you access to additional features inside and outside of the game.  (more…)

Dead Trigger 2 Receives Major Tournaments and Purgatory Arena Update

A massive update for Dead Trigger 2 is now available for iOS and Android devices, which includes the highly-anticipated Tournaments feature. In tournaments, Madfinger Games creates unique challenges within the game, then has players decide how they will play out certain scenarios. Tournaments take place inside of arenas, and the publisher also added a new one of those, too.  (more…)

Timberman for Android: Brainless as Flappy Bird, Just as Addictive

Thanks to a follower on Twitter, who clued me to its existence, I found a new game on Google Play that reminds me of Flappy Bird, but doesn’t make me want to hit something. The game is called Timberman, and without me even knowing, it has been on the app scene for quite some time. Thanks to recent success on iOS, Timberman looks to dominate the charts with its fast, simplistic, yet highly addictive gameplay.  (more…)

Let It Goat! Features Bears, Zombies, and an Insanely Catchy Tune

I found a game on Google Play this afternoon, and following 20 minutes of intense, yet frustrating gaming, I think you all should check it out too. The game is called Let it Goat! In the game, which is a endless platformer of sorts, you play as a goat that seems to be running for its life.

In the game, you must dodge sharp spikes, hurdle zombies, and can befriend bears that will help you get further in the game. When you die, you start all over.  (more…)