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Adventure Capitalist

Adventure Capitalist

Release date: 2014

Genres: Strategy, Simulation

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

AdVenture Capitalist is a free-to-play incremental video game developed and published by Hyper Hippo Productions. It was first released for browsers and Android in 2014, for iOS (published by Kongregate), Microsoft Windows, OS X, and Linux in 2015, and for PlayStation 4 in 2016. AdVenture Capitalist allows players to live like a capitalist and invest funds into certain products to generate revenue, by starting out with a single lemonade stand. The more revenue generated, the higher the player's …

Animal Jam Classic

Release date: 2010

Genres: Educational, Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: WildWorks

Animal Jam Classic, formerly known as Animal Jam, is an online virtual world that was developed by WildWorks and is recommended for children aged 4 to 8. It was launched in 2010, in collaboration with the National Geographic Society. As of 2020, there are more than 300 million registered users, across both Animal Jam and Animal Jam Classic. In Animal Jam Classic, players can discover and learn various facts about zoology using the game's numerous features, including mini-games, puzzles, adventur…

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Release date: 2017

Genres: Simulation

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Nintendo

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a free-to-play social simulation mobile game in Nintendo's Animal Crossing series for iOS and Android devices. It was released in Australia in October 2017, and worldwide the following month. The game continues the series of social simulations that allow players to interact with a small campsite with various campers, performing small tasks, engaging in commerce, and decorating living spaces.

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Release date: 2011

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Avernum: Escape from the Pit is a single-player role-playing video game developed by Spiderweb Software. It is the first game in the remade Avernum First Trilogy and the second ground-up rewrite of Exile: Escape from the Pit, released in 1995 (The first rewrite was Avernum, released in 2000). The game was re-released as a graphics and game engine update, as well as addressing Avernum 1-3 incompatibilities with newer versions of Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and newer. The game was released for Mac OS X on …

Angry Birds Stella

Angry Birds Stella

Release date: 2014

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Rovio Entertainment

Angry Birds Stella, also known as Angry Birds Slingshot Stella, was a puzzle video game and the second spin-off from the Angry Birds series, developed by Rovio Entertainment. The game was marketed to females by using characters that have a spirit of female heroism and friendship, but was intended to appeal to all sexes. Announced on February 13, 2014, Rovio stated that the game would be accompanied by a toy-line with Telepods, and a television series. The game was released on September 4, 2014.T…

Akiba's Trip

Akiba's Trip

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Adventure, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Acquire

Akiba's Trip (Japanese: アキバズトリップ, Hepburn: Akibazu Torippu) is a Japanese video game franchise by developer Acquire. The franchise consists of five games and an anime television series adaptation by Gonzo that aired between January 4, 2017 and March 29, 2017.

Angry Birds Star Wars

Angry Birds Star Wars

Release date: 2012

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Rovio Entertainment, Activision Blizzard

Angry Birds Star Wars is a puzzle video game, a crossover between the Star Wars franchise and the Angry Birds series of video games, launched on November 8, 2012, first for Windows, iOS, and Android devices, later also to Mac and BlackBerry. The game is the sixth Angry Birds game in the series. The characters are copyrighted from George Lucas's double-trilogy. On July 18, 2013, Rovio announced that Angry Birds Star Wars would be heading for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Wii, Wii…

AFL Live 2

AFL Live 2

Release date: 2013

Genres: Sports

Platforms: XBox 360, PlayStation 3, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Tru Blu Entertainment

AFL Live 2 is a sports game in the AFL series of Australian rules football video games. It was developed by Wicked Witch Software and was released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on 12 September 2013. The game was ported to iOS and was released on 28 May 2015 and Android on 26 September 2015. Commentary is provided by Dennis Cometti and Tom Harley.

Angry Birds Star Wars II

Angry Birds Star Wars II

Release date: 2013

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Rovio Entertainment

Angry Birds Star Wars II is a puzzle video game, a crossover between Star Wars and the Angry Birds series, that was released on September 18, 2013. The game is the eighth Angry Birds game and the second where players can play as pigs (the first is the original game in King Pig Mode), developed by Rovio Entertainment. The game is a prequel to Angry Birds Star Wars and is based on the Star Wars prequel trilogy, as well as the television show Star Wars Rebels.

Ange Vierge

Release date: 2014

Genres: Adventure, Fantasy

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Fujimi Shobo

Ange Vierge (アンジュ・ヴィエルジュ, Anju Vieruju) is a Japanese digital collectible card game released by Fujimi Shobo and Media Factory, two brand companies of Kadokawa Corporation. It was first announced in 2013. The franchise theme song is by L.I.N.K.s, a group composed of the voice actresses Yūka Aisaka, Mai Ishihara, Yoshiko Ikuta, Rie Takahashi, and Nozomi Yamamoto. A manga series titled Ange Vierge Linkage by Mako Komao with art by Sakaki Yoshioka was serialized in Fujimi Shobo's shōnen manga magaz…

Angry Birds Seasons

Angry Birds Seasons

Release date: 2010

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Rovio Mobile

Angry Birds Seasons was the second puzzle video game in the Angry Birds series, developed by Rovio Mobile. Based on Angry Birds, Angry Birds Seasons was released for devices using Apple's iOS in October 2010 and then it was released on other platforms starting in December 2010. There have been no new releases since the release of Ragnahog on December 1, 2016 and it was removed from App Store and Google Play in December 2018.

AM2R

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Android

Publishers:

AM2R (Another Metroid 2 Remake) is an action-adventure game developed by Argentinian programmer Milton Guasti (also known as DoctorM64) and released in August 2016 for Windows. It is an unofficial remake of the 1991 Game Boy game Metroid II: Return of Samus in the style of Metroid: Zero Mission (2004). As in the original Metroid II, players control bounty hunter Samus Aran, who aims to eradicate the parasitic Metroids. AM2R adds several features, including new graphics and music, new areas and b…

Armello

Armello

Release date: 2015

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Linux, XBox One, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: League of Geeks

Armello is a digital role-playing strategy board game developed by Australian independent game studio League of Geeks as their debut project. Announced as an iPad title in September 2012, the game has been in development since mid-2011, with music by composers Lisa Gerrard and Michael Allen. Between April and May 2014, a successful Kickstarter campaign was started to help fund a port to Steam and GOG.com, as well as stretch goals to bring the game to Android and Windows tablets. The game was cho…

Arcane Online

Release date: 2016

Genres: Multiplayer, Online, Role-playing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Gala Inc.

Arcane Online is a free-to-play fantasy MMORPG for Android and iOS, published by Gala Inc.

Autumn Dynasty

Release date: 2012

Genres:

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: BullyPix

Autumn Dynasty is a real-time strategy game developed by Singaporean studio Touch Dimensions, that used to be published by Bulkypix.

Angry Birds Blast Island

Release date: 2018

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Rovio Entertainment

Angry Birds Blast Island is a free-to-play tile-matching puzzle video game that was soft-launched in select countries and regions on February 1, 2018 and is slated for wide release later this year. The game is a direct sequel to the original Angry Birds Blast! released in December 2016. The game is being developed by MYBO Games and is being published by Rovio Entertainment.

Angels of Death

Angels of Death

Release date: 2018

Genres: Horror

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Den Fami Nico Game Magazine

Angels of Death (殺戮の天使, Satsuriku no Tenshi, lit. "Angels of Slaughter") is a Japanese horror adventure game by Hoshikuzu KRNKRN (Makoto Sanada) for Microsoft Windows and Nintendo Switch. It was created using RPG Maker and was originally released as freeware via the Den Fami Nico Game Magazine website on August 14, 2015. It launched on Steam in Japanese, Chinese, Korean and English on December 19, 2016. A prequel titled Angels of Death Episode.Eddie (殺戮の天使 Episode.Eddie, Satsuriku no Tenshi Epis…

Always Sometimes Monsters

Always Sometimes Monsters

Release date: 2014

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Android

Publishers: Devolver Digital

Always Sometimes Monsters is a role-playing video game created by Canadian indie developers Justin Amirkhani and Jake Reardon, developed by Vagabond Dog and published by Devolver Digital. The game was released on 21 May 2014 for Microsoft Windows. A later update using the MonoGame framework brought the game to OS X and Linux on 10 January 2015 and to iOS and Android on 28 May 2015. The game puts players in the role of an author who receives notice that the love of their life is marrying someone …

Asphalt 9: Legends

Release date: 2018

Genres: Racing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Gameloft

Asphalt 9: Legends is a racing video game developed by Gameloft Barcelona and published by Gameloft. Released on July 25, 2018, it is the ninth main installment in the Asphalt series. In comparison to previous entries, there are several new and improved features, such as a prestigious car lineup, new control schemes, including the autopilot mode called Touch Drive, and race modes, and the reimplemented "shockwave nitro" from Asphalt 6: Adrenaline. The graphics are considered significantly improv…

Another Eden

Another Eden

Release date: 2017

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Android

Publishers:

Another Eden: The Cat Beyond Time and Space is a free-to-play role-playing video game developed by Wright Flyer Studios and published by GREE, Inc. The game features the collaboration of writer Masato Kato and music composer Yasunori Mitsuda who both worked on Xenogears and the Chrono series of role-playing games. Another Eden involves time travel elements, where players explore different points in time. It was self-published and released for Android and iOS in Japan in April 2017, and worldwid…