Kongregate today released Office Space: Idle Profits for mobile devices. The new game follows the same plot as the 1999 comedy also called Office Space. In the film disgruntled employees get revenge on their boss by stealing millions of undetectable pennies from their company.
The Apple TV will be the first Apple product to receive a multi-user login option with the release of TVos 11, according to The Verifier. The site posted a mockup showing how multiple profiles would look on a user's television display. According to the unverified report, Apple TV owners running TVos 11 or later will be able to use their personal Apple IDs to access their own songs, iCloud photos and more. Allowing multiple profiles on the Apple TV makes sense since it is primarily a shared device, unlike an iPhone which is considered more of a personal product.
The popular desktop game Age Of War 2 is now available for iOS devices. Age of War is a side-scrolling, tower defense title where you progress through different times in history. The sequel includes 2 additional ages than the original, and it the first title in the series to include female characters. In the game players must defend their home base by training different characters based on the current age.
Age of War 2 features seven different stages of war including new Spartan and Egyptian ages, and 29 unit types from cavemen to cyborgs. The iOS version also includes 4 difficulty modes with plenty of achievements and challenges. Age of War 2 is available for free now on the Apple App Store.
Paper by FiftyThree has been updated to version 3.6.8. The update includes a new Copy and Paste feature only available for subscribers. The new feature allows users to "copy and paste a selected region from one page to any other page," according to the release notes. Users can now automatically select sections of any sketch with the Cut Tool, then transfer them to any other page with the Paste Button located in the tool tray.
Feral Interactive today announced that it is bringing its strategy game Total War: Warhammer to Mac on April 18th. The high fantasy title is currently available for Linux through Steam. Total War is the first title in a planned trilogy from SEGA being developed by Creative Assembly and Games Workshop.
Minecraft announced today that it is adding a community driven Marketplace to the mobile and Windows 10 versions of the popular sandbox title. The Marketplace will allow players to purchase adventure maps, texture packs, minigames and more created by popular 'crafters, such as BlockWorks and Qwertyuiop The Pie. Other "heroic ‘crafters" Blockception, Sphax, Eneija Silverleaf, Imagiverse, Polymaps and Razzleberry Fox will also be on board for the official launch.
Blizzard this week has released its latest Hearthstone expansion Journey to Un’Goro. The release not only unleashes 135 new prehistoric cards into the Hearthstone universe, but it also kicks off the Year of the Mammoth card rotation. Journey to Un’Goro card packs can now be purchased from the in-game Shop for gold or real-world currency, or won as quest rewards or prizes in the Arena. You can learn more about the world of Un’Goro and all the new Hearthstone cards here.
Robot Unicorn Attack was one of Adult Swim's first big hits launching as a free-to-play Flash game in 2010. The endless runner has since been released to iOS [Robot Unicorn Attack Collection] and spawned several sequels including alternative versions, such as Heavy Metal Edition. The third game in the franchise, Robot Unicorn Attack 3, has already soft launched in New Zealand and it is ready to make its US debut next week, according to Twitter.
Do you remember when YouTube was more like public access TV with user generated content? Or when it was actually entertaining, before it started pushing network television clips and the main stream media? Remember when you cut the cord because the internet was better than cable television? Now YouTube wants to be cable television with its new streaming service.
Starting today YouTube users in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay Area, Chicago, and Philadelphia can subscribe to YouTube TV. The new service offers ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, ESPN, Fox Sports Networks, Comcast SportsNet and more for only $35 a month. Subscribers can get on demand access to all their favorite television series, and watch live sports from the NBA, MLB, NFL, and NCAA. YouTube TV also offers local programming and comes with unlimited cloud DVR.
Apple today has released iOS 10.3.1 for the iPhone and iPad after releasing iOS 10.3 a few days earlier. The official support document notes that the update is available for the "iPhone 5 and later, iPad 4th generation and later and iPod touch 6th generation and later." iOS 10.3.1 was released primarily for security reasons due to a Wi-Fi vulnerability discovered by Google’s Project Zero.