R-Type Brings Its 80's Side Scrolling Shooting Nostalgia to Android

R-Type, the side-scrolling shooter classics of all classics, is finally on Android. If your memory fails you (mine did a little), you play as a futuristic space fighter trying to save the world by shooting damn near everything in your way. It's just as you remembered both in graphics and content, with 8 levels, 3… » 9/23/11 3:17pm 9/23/11 3:17pm

Eternity Warriors Is a Sick Free 3D Fantasy Action Game for Android

Made by the people behind Gun Bros, you play as a warrior armed with swords to chop up the bad guys. It's sorta action RPG-ish, loads of fun and you can play with friends too. [Android Market via Androinica] » 9/02/11 3:45pm 9/02/11 3:45pm

X-Men for Android Is Your Favorite Childhood Game on Your Android Phone

The game has been out a while on Android but honestly, the game has been out a while IN LIFE. I remember playing this game at pizza parlors and arcades with my cousins. It's that exact same 1992 classic on your phone! » 8/26/11 3:40pm 8/26/11 3:40pm

Finally, a GTA San Andreas-Style Game is Coming to Android

Games on Android kinda suck. I'm forever scrolling through the Market or reading our Android apps round-ups, hoping for something—anything!—to whisk me away from Words With Friends hell. Upcoming GTA San Andreas-clone 9mm, from Gameloft, definitely looks hopeful. » 5/24/11 4:20am 5/24/11 4:20am

45 New Angry Birds Levels HAVE JUST BEEN ADDED

Strike while the pigs are hot, Angry Birders—Rovio has just released 45 new levels for Android, along with a new bird (a grumpy obese one, by the looks of things) and a new plot twist. Download now! [AndroidPolice] » 11/09/10 11:59am 11/09/10 11:59am

Android App Finger Race Is a Personal Treadmill for Digits

Are your fingers feeling fat today? Free app Finger Race will have them running 1 meter and 2 meter races, or even endurance runs at 5 meters in length. They'll be size zeros in no time. [Recombu] » 9/09/10 12:40pm 9/09/10 12:40pm

Angry Birds Lite Beta Launches on Android

Rovio dropped a few hints earlier in the week that it'd have a public beta test of Android Angry Birds ready by Friday, and it's followed through—it's up on the Android Market right now. The level select shows 15 locked spaces for you to power through—and a link to buy the full version. But that doesn't work yet. This… » 9/03/10 12:07pm 9/03/10 12:07pm

Angry Birds Beta Coming To Android This Week

According to a little email sent out by the developer of Angry Birds, a full beta test of the Android version will arrive this week. The game that Apple people go on and on and on about launched on WebOS last week, so it's really about time it hit the rampant Android platform. Register your interest here and you'll be… » 9/01/10 5:11am 9/01/10 5:11am

Serve Pirates Beer in this Free Barrr Android App Game

Remember that Star Wars cantina iPhone app? Barrr is the Android version for pirates—sea-faring pirates, that is. Even though it was created by a couple of students, the gameplay's superb, and doesn't cost a single piece of eight. » 7/30/10 11:40am 7/30/10 11:40am

Nexus One Controls Androideroids Game On TV

Up to eight Android phones can control Grant Skinner's Asteroids game (or Androideroids, as he's dubbed it), with his custom-built app controlling the game on the HDTV. » 6/22/10 10:40pm 6/22/10 10:40pm

There Are No Good Games On Android, If You Ignore All These Good Games…

It gets tiresome, that old "Android doesn't have any games!" refrain, especially now that it's not really true. Disgruntled French site Android HD has compiled annotated video proof of at least 50 worthy titles. See, look! Right there! Fun. [AndroidHD] » 1/28/10 8:51am 1/28/10 8:51am