Hero Academy 2 is like chess meets Hearthstone

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Hero Academy arrived on mobile back when Hearthstone was a twinkle in Blizzard’s eye. It was effectively a card battler that played out on a grid, a bit like chess. Now, the franchise has returned with a sequel that rips the art style right out of Hearthstone. That’s a bit of a shame, as Hero Academy was here first and few will appreciate it. Hero Academy 2 is like a blend of chess and Hearthstone But once you’ve got over the comparisons to Hearthstone you’ll find that this is its own beast. You’ll build a deck from a ...

Check out the teaser for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery

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We first learned about Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery at the tail end of last year, but now we’ve seen it. That’s all thanks to a teaser trailer released by Jam City today. And it looks great! While we didn’t see much gameplay, we do know that you play as a student at the famous wizarding school. You even get your letter, which is every kid’s dream. You’ll participate in lessons by mixing potions, casting spells, and duelling. All of your favourite teachers from the books return as well, which is ...

Mika has shown off another Battleheart 2 hero

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Mika has started teasing heroes for the upcoming Battleheart 2. Last week we learned all about the tank, Natsuko, but this week is someone a little different. Kaimani is an immortal wizard who’s come back from the dead countless times. He’s a damage dealer who fights at range with fire damage, either to a single target or multiple. Kaimani is an upcoming hero from Battleheart 2 His skills are Flame Lash, which deals moderate damage to a single target, Conflagration, which sets his target on fire and deals damage over ...

World of Warships Blitz has just launched on Android

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Wargaming has moved on from tanks with its latest release, World of Warships Blitz. This time you’re battling with ships and it’s out right now on Android. Much like the developer’s previous game, this naval shooter also takes place online against your friends or strangers. This time though, it’s on the open seas with a variety of WWII ships. World of Warships Blitz is out right now on Android There are battleships, cruisers, destroyers, and even aircraft carriers to sail and master. You’ll fight in 7 v 7 battles ...

Here are the 20 finalists in Google’s Indie Game Contest

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Google is holding the Indie Game Contest this year to settle once and for all which indie games are the best on Android. The finalists are in, and you can check them out below: Google’s 20 finalists from the Indie Game Contest A Planet of Mine Bridge Constructor Portal Bury Me, My Love Captain Tom Galactic Traveler Core Fern Flower Flat Pack I Love Hue Jodeo Kami 2 Kenshō No More Buttons Old Man’s Journey Radium 2 | Ra² The Big Journey The House of Da Vinci The Office Quest Unbalance Undervault Yellow The winners will be selected by a panel of industry experts at the final ...

You can now pre register for Dissidia Final Fantasy

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The Dissidia Final Fantasy franchise is coming to Android soon as a brand new title, Opera Omnia. You can already pre register for it on Google Play. Much like the Dissidia games before it, Opera Omnia allows you to create a team of heroes from the Final Fantasy universe. So if you ever wanted to fight with Squall and Cloud, now’s your chance. Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omni lets you fight alongside your franchise favourites There’s some semblance of a plot but we can’t really make sense of it on the ...

Droid Gamers will be at Gamesforum London 2018 – join us!

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Beginning the year with a new brand and sole focus, Gamesforum is where the games industry comes together. And this year Droid Gamers will be in attendance! From PC to consoles and mobile games, join 500 representatives in the heart of London (location details here) on the 24th – 25th January. It’s a two day event jam packed with insightful content, delivered by more than 80 selected industry speakers across six tracks: Marketing and Business, The Global Games Market, Design and Development, Esports, AR and VR, ...

Ketchapp games are now available in WeChat

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If you live, or have lived in China, you’ll almost certainly know what WeChat is. That’s the WhatsApp or Facebook Messenger over there, except its much more than that. Not only can you send silly, abusive messages to your friends, you can also play games from within the app. Want to play a quick multiplayer game with a friend while talking to them? No problem. You can now play Ketchapp games in WeChat Now, WeChat has teamed up with Ketchapp (owned by Ubisoft) to release the developer’s games within the messenger platform. With over 980 million monthly active ...