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Angry Birds making the leap to PS3, XBox 360, and 3DS

Angry Birds has just about conquered the smartphone gaming platform. It’s wildly successful on both iOS and Android, and has even garnered a fair amount of success on computers. So, what’s next? Consoles! In an interview to IGN, Rovio’s Executive Vice President of Games, Petri Järvilehto, explained that the company has set plans in motion to…

Tiny Wings 2 set to launch July 12

Tiny Wings is a simple and incredibly addictive iPhone game. You help a bird with tiny wings zoom down hills in order to gain enough speed to fly up into the clouds. There’s a bunch of different achievements to strive for, but it’s the kind of casual game that you can pick up in between class, put it away for hours, and start up again without missing a…

Angry Birds hits one billion downloads

It seems like there’s no stopping Rovio’s Angry Birds game. Usually when there’s a really popular iOS game, it sits atop the Top 25 list for a few weeks or even a few months, but eventually it fades away in favor of the next big thing. Angry Birds, though, seems to have found the secret to remaining one of the most popular apps on iOS and many other…

Draw Something – Bringing social board games in to the 21st century

Over the past few years the debate regarding whether or not socialising online is ruining our face-to-face social skills and turning us in to introverted, den-dwellers. While many think it’s an evolution, others think it’s one step on the road to being unable to speak. Whatever the case may be, the way we play games needed to change too. Back when I…

Weekend Giveaway: The Drop Out for iPhone/iPod touch

Over here in the UK, the sun is out, the temperature has reached a sweltering 68 degrees, and I’m feeling generous. We’ve hooked up with the developer of one of my favorite games for iPhone, The Drop Out. The game – which I reviewed earlier in the month – is a great physics based game that stands out among similar, Angry Birds-eque titles. It features…

Angry Birds Space downloaded 10 million times in 3 days

Since the launch of Angry Birds in late 2009, the game series has seen almost unprecedented growth, and has transformed Rovio into one of the most successful app developers out there. In November of last year Rovio announced that the series had been downloaded over 500 million times. Today the company has another impressive number to share with…

Angry Birds Space: First Looks/Gallery

Angry Birds – the original series – is undoubtedly the king of the App Store. For months upon months it sat at #1 spot in the paid apps chart, and still comfortably claims a place in the top 10. Rovio, the creators of the popular franchise has since launched Angry Birds Seasons, and Rio both of which used virtually the same physics engine and changed…

Angry Birds Space set to launch tomorrow

First there was Angry Birds, then Angry Birds Seasons, then Angry Birds Rio, and tomorrow developer Rovio will be adding another title to their massively successful lineup – Angry Birds Space. What started out as a simple iOS game has expanded into an entire cross-platform game series available on iOS, Android, Mac and PC, not to mention a merchandise…

Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy is a must-buy for the new iPad [Review]

Category: Games Price: $4.99 Release Date: March 15, 2012 Version: 1.0.1 Seller: Namco Rated: 12+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Link to app TiP Rating: 5/5 Stars App Store Description: FORGET EVERYTHING YOU’VE…