The iOS platform’s Game Center has more than 130 million users, according to Ars Technica. While there’s plenty of games on the app store to catch your interest, sometimes you don’t want to install additional apps to your iOS device. When you want to have fun without downloading another app, online arcades offer a viable alternative that gets you going with a variety of games. » iPhone Gaming Devotees: Head to an Online Arcade for a Change
Gameloft released a new trailer for its upcoming Thor: The Dark World – The Official Game for iOS, which is scheduled to arrive in November. In this hack-and-slash game you control Marvel’s Thor superhero in his quest to defend the Nine Realms from evil. The film Thor: The Dark World will hit theaters on November 8.
Activision today released Call of Duty: Strike Team, which delivers an all-new, first-person and third-person Call of Duty® experience built from the ground up for mobile and tablet devices. Fully customize your squad’s loadouts and abilities before leading them into combat in diverse gameplay environments. Call of Duty®: Strike Team features the revolutionary ability to dynamically switch from run-and-gun first-person view to reconnaissance and coordinated squad attacks in third-person view. » Call of Duty: Strike Team On iOS
WWII air combat game Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders was named as Apple’s App of the Week and will be available for free for seven days, instead of $4.99. You’ll participate in visceral dogfights, protect
cities and fleets, bomb enemy structures and even fly through tunnels. Everything is set up in accurately
recreated real life locations like Pearl Harbor, Coast of Dover, Midway, Germany and France. » “Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders” Available for Free This Week Only
The best iOS arcade racing game series reaches a new turning point! Perform dynamic, high-speed aerial stunts in an intense driving experience powered by a brand-new physics engine! Asphalt 8: Airborn includes 47 selectable cars with 37 new cars making an appearance. The game also places an emphasis on verticality with ramps and air stunts, and contains nine different locations for tracks. Check out the trailer after the break. » Asphalt 8: Airborne Now Available In The App Store
MixBit lets you record, edit and publish videos as short as one second or as long as an hour—right from your mobile phone. You can also create videos without needing to shoot original content. Touch your screen anywhere and hold to record.
Videos are taken in multiple clips, or “bits,” as long as 16 seconds each. A video can include as many as 256 clips. Clips are stored as independent elements but play as one seamless video. Drag and drop to rearrange, cut or delete clips, as well as save or publish, right from your phone. Check out MixBit.com to view, collect and mix videos contributed by the community. » YouTube Co-Founders Launch A New Video-Sharing App for iOS “MixBit”
Nokia has launched a new advertisement comparing the company’s Lumia 925 to the iPhone 5. The ad focuses on the phone’s photographic capabilities and is based on Apple’s well known “Photos Every Day” commercial, which began running back in April. It uses a similar voice over and style, focusing on Lumia users taking photographs with their devices. Check out the video after the break. » Nokia Launches Lumia 925 Advertisement, Comparing Camera With iPhone