After two years of shaking my head at the toys-to-life genre and calling it a fad, Disney Infinity 3.0 and Lego Dimensions have finally converted me to the dark side.
With world on the brink of the general release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Google releases a game that turns the player’s phone into a lightsaber.
Isao Moriyasu of DeNA confirms that all of Nintendo’s smartphone games currently in development are free-to-play, and likely rely on microtransactions.
Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment is teaming up with Korean mobile publishing giant Nexon to release games based on the mech shooter for the mobile market.
Nintendo reveals its first mobile title called Miitomo and confirms first details for the title, while also announcing that it has been pushed back to 2016.
YouTube announces a new subscription-based service called YouTube Red that will let users browse videos ad-free, and download videos for offline use at $9.99 per month.
Nintendo, The Pokemon Company and Google pour an estimated $30 million combined into Niantic Labs, the developer currently working on the highly anticipated Pokemon GO.
DeNA West CEO Shintaro Asako reiterates that more details are coming ‘soon’ in regards to the company’s collaboration with Nintendo on new smartphone titles.
Rapper, producer, fashion designer, and entrepreneur Kanye West takes to his Twitter and critiques game companies that develop kids games with in-app purchases.
Nintendo, The Pokemon Company, and Niantic announce a Pokemon augmented reality game for iPhones and Android mobile phones, entitled Pokemon Go, set for 2016.
Bethesda shares an infographic that features figures from Fallout Shelter’s debut month, listing over 1 billion sessions logged and more than 29 million hours played.
Bethesda finally releases Fallout Shelter on Android. The free to play app allows players to set up, run and customise their very own Vault-Tec Vaults.
During Bethesda’s QuakeCon 2015 presentation, the developer announces an August 13 release date for Fallout Shelter, as well as a massive content update.
A new YouTube video demonstrates how to run the classic Half-Life on an Android Wear smartwatch, demonstrating the device’s latent potential as a gaming platform.
Blizzard’s Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft will be unveiling a new expansion next month, bringing both new cards, a new board, and at least one new ability.
According to SuperData market research, June sales for Bethesda’s Fallout Shelter include $5.1 million in earnings during its first two weeks after release.
For Fallout Shelter’s first update, Bethesda adds a Photo Feature, and rectifies the problem involving expectant mothers not being able to give birth.