To The Moon 2 Tease Is Actually “A Bird Story”

A sequel to indie tear jerker To The Moon was teased earlier today via an image showing the protagonists fighting aliens on the actual moon. If you’ve played the original, you know that’s nothing like the original game, a sad and gentle meditation on love and the transience of life. With space shuttles.  It turns out this is a send up meant to announce the creator’s new game, A Bird Story.

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God of Blades arrives on Android

The migration of iPhone games to Android has been underway for a long time. In fact, most developers are delivering games to both platforms at the same time. Even so, iOS still has a slight edge with apps and games. That said, Android is catching up and today the platform has added God of Blades, one of the most popular iPhone games.
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Rovio Makes Angry Birds Free On iOS

Rovio has made its Angry Birds gem free on Apple’s iOS platform for the first time, and it looks like Rovio is about to announce that Angry Birds is the number one app of all time.

Both the Angry Birds game for the iPhone and iPod Touch and the Angry Birds HD game for the iPad are now available for free on Apple’s iTunes store, and Rovio has also added 15 new levels to the game.

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Microsoft Wants Kinect In Tablets, Laptops Eventually

After making the leap to PCs and getting an SDK, the Kinect will soon be a ubiquitous part of most consumer electronics if Microsoft has its way. But Microsoft’s R&D still has a long way to go overcoming the obstacles inherent in making Kinect hardware smaller, lighter and usable in various conditions, like outdoors. Meanwhile, rivals like Leap motion are not standing still.

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Tomb Raider Film In The Works Based On Franchise Reboot

Tomb Raider 1 and 2 were some of the first breakout video game films. The films achieved a degree of success that put the category on the map, despite mostly halting efforts even today. So it’s only fitting that a new film is coming featuring Lara’s new image, one that will move forward from the earlier Angelina Jolie-fronted efforts.

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Sim City Players Facing Up To Half Hour Wait Due To Overwhelmed US Servers

EA’s launch of its latest online only entry in the Sim City franchise did not go smoothly, as the game’s servers were immediately strained to their breaking point. The publisher’s controlled review environment for the game also meant press reviews couldn’t give consumers an accurate picture the game under real world conditions, further adding to the outpouring of confusion and frustration players are now venting on Twitter.

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RetroN 4 Console Plays NES, SNES, Genesis And Now GBA Games

A new and updated version of the RetroN 4 games console has been unveiled this week building on the technology and multi gaming principles of the RetroN 3 Console we features here on Geeky Gadgets back in 2010.

The new RetroN 4 console allows you to play cartridges from the Nintendo Entertainment System, Super NES, Sega Genesis and for the first time the Game Boy Advance.

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