With its technology in 95% of today’s smartphones, it’s clear that ARM has a big part to play. Luckily the company has a storied history in the gaming world that dates back to the BBC Micro. It was ARM processors inside the ill-fated 3DO console, the first mobile to feature a game (Snake on the Nokia 6110), and a string of handhelds including the GBA, DS, 3DS, and the PlayStation Vita.
ExaGear Strategies is working on a new emulator to bring classic PC strategy games to Android smartphones and tablets. Current games include Heroes of Might and Magic 3, Disciples 2, and Civilization 3.
Will Nintendo lose its last life by ignoring mobile gaming?
We’ve probably heard the “created for the people by the people” marketing gimmick used at least a few dozen times in the past years or so, but no one took that approach as literally as Razer. The small computer peripherals manufacturer unveiled the bold “Project Fiona” gaming tablet prototype back at CES 2012 and then left it all up to the public’s will.
Expendable: Rearmed and International Snooker Pro heading to TegraZone
International Snooker Pro is, as the name might suggest, a snooker simulation. The game, developed by Tick Tock Games, is a bigger, better version of International Snooker, promising to bring "all cue gaming" to new levels. International Snooker Pro includes a career mode which takes you through 15 tournaments in 14 locations, as well as enhanced visuals and audio.
Green Throttle Games sees a future without game consoles
With the OUYA set to bring Android to a game console in March 2013, Green Throttle Games is looking at things from a different perspective. Instead of a dedicated game machine, why not just use your existing device for gaming? Of course, their vision goes a little further than that.
Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition coming to Android tablets November 28
While the release date for the Android version of Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition is still listed as "TBA" on the game's website, a tweet by the game's Creative Director, Trent Oster, says the game will hopefully be coming to Android tablets on November 28.