“If it seems like you just can’t stop playing Candy Crush Saga or any other Facebook games, don’t worry, you’re in good company — a lot of good company.”
“When the creator of the addictive Flappy Bird app mysteriously pulled the game from the Google Play store and App Store last month, he nearly disappeared on Twitter, too. But Dong Nguyen returned this week and confirmed Flappy Bird will one day fly again — and it will be different and “better” than the original.”
“Before now, all we knew for certain was that the upcoming game wouldn’t be set in Japan though there were reports suggesting that two separate games could be coming later this year: one for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 and another for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.”
“In an announcement timed for the Game Developers Conference this week, Google says it’s bringing turn-based and real-time multiplayer capabilities to iOS. Should developers choose to integrate the service with their games, they’ll be able to enable gamers with Android and iOS devices to play against each other cross-platform.”
Let’s Play! How Talkative Gamers Have Taken Over YouTube (Complex Mag)
“Martin is living the American dream. He is not, however, a doctor, an investment banker, a stockbroker, or any ‘traditional’ employment that would connotate this level of success. Martin is a ‘Let’s Play’ commentator on YouTube, where he earns money on various sponsorship deals and the ad revenue from his subscribers. He makes his living by playing video games, from start to finish, and commenting upon them as he plays.”
Which one interests you most?