Mobile gaming articles

Super Mario Run Review (now also on Android)

This week Super Mario Run hit Android devices after a 3+ month wait. The game remains largely the same, for that reason we are bumping this review. When Nintendo announced Super Mario Run, I expected an endless runner, a game where Mario runs from left to right through randomly-generated courses until he dies. That’s not what Super Mario Run is.

Super Mario Run finally arrives on Android this week

Super Mario Run, an iOS exclusive since its mid-December 2016 arrival, finally has a date with Android gamers set in stone. Nintendo recently revealed that the side-scrolling, auto-running platformer will launch worldwide on Google’s mobile operating system come March 23…

Super Mario Run hits Android in March

Super Mario Run is coming to Android earlier than most people expected. The popular title, Nintendo's first true game on mobile platforms, was originally released as an iOS exclusive on December 15th, 2016, and many figured it wouldn't hit Android for…

Mobile games website uses Patreon, things get messy

It’s not easy to make money running a video game website. In June 2015, popular mobile outlet TouchArcade said it was having cash problems and asked for help, and lots of people did—including mobile developers. But recently, following a mixed…

Pico Cassette is the old-school game cartridge for your smartphone

Today’s mobile devices are largely an extension of handheld consoles from yesteryear. Nintendo’s improbable Game Boy and Sega’s Game Gear led the charge through the ‘90s, paving the way for successors such as Nintendo’s DS and Sony’s PlayStation Portable. …