Android

Fortnite ignoring the Google Play Store is selfish

Epic Games has released Fortnite on Android, and not through the Google Play Store. Instead, they will self-host the APK on their own website, and also distribute through the Samsung Galaxy Store. There is one reason for this: they want the 30% In-App Purchase cut that Google demands.

What I’m playing on Android

I often play on my daily commute, and these games need to be give me short, fun play sessions that I can come back to time and time again.

These are the Android games I’m currently playing.

What makes Star Trek Timelines a great free-to-play example

As a free-to-play game, Star Trek Timelines needs players to return to the game on a frequent basis over a long period of time.

This is a discussion of the ways developer Disrupter Beam has created effective monetisation and retention strategies for their game.

Bringing Console Games and Franchises to Mobile

With mobile games generating billions in revenue, it’s no surprise that publishers from the world of PC and console games want in on the action, each trying to bring their existing IPs to touchscreens. Let’s look at some great and awful ways of doing it.

Fallout Shelter review

Fallout 4 is coming, so here’s a mobile game to get you in the mood for it.

And it actually worked.