Archive for the ‘Mobile’ Category
  • Your Turn Football Available Now
    Posted June 27th, 2013 at 10:00 am 6 Comments »
    Your Turn Football has released for mobile devices and features turn-based gameplay and multiple layers of management. The game is available for free on both iOS and Android and can be obtained through iTunes or Google Play. The gameplay involves executing a move as a running back or making a pass as a QB based on the play selected for the user. The play calling is only influenced by the offensive strategy selected before the drive. In a running play the back can take a predetermined pa...
  • Mobile Version of FIFA 14 Coming to Android In Addition to iOS
    Posted June 17th, 2013 at 11:30 am 1 Comment »
    During the course of E3 the mobile version of FIFA 14 was announced and most newsworthy was that it will be coming to both iOS and Android devices. EA took the year off from Android with FIFA 13 which was the winner of the Best Mobile Sports Game Community Choice Award after releasing FIFA 12 for both (though Android had to wait longer for it). FIFA 13 got such a great reception due to its refined controls, true online multiplayer, and the addition of EA Sports Football Club. The control...
  • Mike Vick: GameTime Available on iOS
    Posted May 1st, 2013 at 6:30 pm 4 Comments »
    Michael Vick may have come up short in the vote for the Madden NFL 12 cover but he now has a game of his own to promote. Mike Vick: GameTime is out now for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad for free. Reviews are quite good for an iOS app of this nature with the fun factor seemingly resonating - though complaints regarding the pressure to make in-app purchases, ineffective scrambling, and repetitive gameplay are being noted as well. (more…)...
  • Ridiculous Fishing Review
    Posted April 24th, 2013 at 9:30 am 2 Comments »
    By Brendan Wilhide Ridiculous Fishing is the latest entry in the ‘retro graphics and addictive gameplay” category of iOS games. In this case you play as a fisherman seeking to catch everything in sight at a variety of local fishing spots, each with unique fish and unique challenges. The result is an addictive “just one more turn” game which fits nicely into the iOS sports gaming genre.  (more…)...
  • iOOTP Baseball 2013 Review
    Posted April 10th, 2013 at 11:30 am 2 Comments »
    By Brendan Wilhide Baseball fans everywhere welcomed Major League Baseball back with open arms last week. Baseball gamers welcome back yet another annual baseball tradition this week: iOOTP 2013, the latest version in the iOOTP series. iOOTP is the iOS version of the popular OOTP (Out of the Park) series of baseball text sims for Windows and Mac. If you’ve ever played OOTP on your computer you already know what to expect. If not, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at how much of the core...
  • iOOTP Baseball 2013 Now Available
    Posted April 4th, 2013 at 9:45 am 3 Comments »
    The mobile baseball management-sim iOOTP 2013 arrived today in the App Store. It is available only on iOS for $5 and includes a free HD version that applies to the iPad accompanied by the standard version for the iPhone and iPod touch. The game features three central management modes: "Major Leagues" (choose a team and play out the 2013 season), "Fictional" (iOOTP creates one of four fictional baseball worlds and populates it with fresh players and clubs -select a team and build a dynasty...
  • Out of the Park Baseball 14 Release Date Set
    Posted March 25th, 2013 at 4:30 pm 4 Comments »
    Until today the latest edition of the Out of the Park Baseball series had only framed its release as coming in April. Now though an exact date has been pinned down and it's April 12 for all those who pre-order before going wide on April 15. Meanwhile the mobile version, iOOTP 13, is expected to arrive in the App Store on or around April 4. Earlier a full detailing of new features and improvements were made for Out of the Park Baseball 14 and now some late additions to the lineup have been...
  • Two Similar Free Card-Based NFL Games Arrive on Mobile Platforms
    Posted January 29th, 2013 at 6:45 pm No Comments »
    Management games are nothing new to mobile but with an uptick in player interest, due in part to the success of Ultimate Team mode in EA Sports console titles, more attempts are being made at creating them in the one place that the exclusivity of the NFL license doesn't reach to. Within the last week two new games launched - one is isolated to iOS while the other is also featured on Android - carrying with them both the NFL branding and real active players.  (more…)...