Mobile Gaming

Fire Emblem Heroes makes more money than Super Mario Run with a tenth of the downloads

Fire Emblem Heroes makes more money than Super Mario Run with a tenth of the downloads

Ron Duwell

Fire Emblem Heroes and Super Mario Run are telling a tale of two Nintendos on the mobile front. Super Mario Run is an ambitious, traditionally developed product with one of the most iconic characters in video gaming, and yet it came up short on revenues thanks to Nintendo not wanting to sully its good name with… eww… microtransactions. On the other hand, Fire Emblem Heroes comes from a...

Typeshift is a beautiful mobile word game from Zach Gage, who loves old newspaper games

Typeshift is a beautiful mobile word game from Zach Gage, who loves old newspaper games

Joey Davidson

Typeshift is bound for the iOS platform on March 18. We received a note about the game from developer Zach Gage, who’s previously worked on the likes of SpellTower, Really Bad Chess, Sage Solitaire and Ridiculous Fishing. Gage partnered with Merriam-Webster to develop Typeshift, a title that “re-examines anagrams and crosswords.” Players use letter tiles to create words by swiping up...