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Assassin's Creed II: Discovery

Assassin's Creed II: Discovery

Release date: 2009 (12/17/2009)

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Nintendo DS, Apple IOS

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed II: Discovery is a video game for the Nintendo DS and iOS developed by Griptonite Games and written by Darby McDevitt. It's part of the Assassin's Creed series of video games. Ubisoft's producer Ben Mattes officially revealed the development of the game in Apple Inc.'s keynote speech on September 9, 2009, for a November 17 release. The iOS version was delayed, but Ubisoft did not comment with a reason for the delay. In contrast to Altaïr's Chronicles, the previous title in the A…

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…

Adopt Me!

Release date: 2017

Genres: Pet, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox One, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Roblox Corporation

Adopt Me! is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game on the gaming platform Roblox. The nominal focus of the game is a role-play wherein players pretend to be either parents adopting a child, or children getting adopted, but in reality, the game’s focus is around adopting and caring for a variety of different virtual pets, who can be traded with other players. As of October 2020, the game had been played upwards of fourteen billion times. DreamCraft, the independent studio behind the ga…

Annoying Orange: Kitchen Carnage

Release date: 2011

Genres:

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Bottle Rocket Studios

Annoying Orange: Kitchen Carnage is a video game developed by American indie studio Thruster Games and based on the popular comedy web series The Annoying Orange. It was released for the iPod Touch and iPhone on April 7, 2011 and in HD for the iPad on May 6, 2011 on iTunes. On October 14, 2011, along with the release of the episode Microwave Effect, the game was released for Android devices on the Amazon Appstore. In December 2011, an updated Christmas version of the game was released, including…

Avadon 3: The Warborn

Avadon 3: The Warborn

Release date: 2016

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Avadon 3: The Warborn is a single-player role-playing video game developed by Spiderweb Software. It is the third and final game in the Avadon trilogy. The game was released for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows in September 2016, A version for the iPad has been announced for release in late 2016.

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.

Alien Hive

Release date: 2013

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Appxplore

Alien Hive is an app based match-three blended with sliding puzzle video game released by Malaysia-based studio Appxplore in March 2013 on iOS, Android, Windows Phone.

Asphalt Overdrive

Asphalt Overdrive

Release date: 2014

Genres: Racing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Gameloft

Asphalt Overdrive is a 2014 "endless runner" video game published by Gameloft and developed by their Madrid studio. It is a spinoff of the Asphalt series and the eleventh title overall. After a showcase in June 2014 at the E3 event, it was released in September 24, 2014 for iOS, Android and Windows Phone, Windows 8.1. The game is officially retired and no longer supported. Overdrive marks a departure from previous games in the series, as it is an on-rails endless platformer in the vein of Templ…

Atlantis III: The New World

Atlantis III: The New World

Release date: 2001

Genres: Adventure, First-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, Apple IOS

Publishers: Cryo Interactive, DreamCatcher Interactive

Atlantis III: The New World, known as Beyond Atlantis II in North America, is a 2001 fantasy adventure video game developed and published by Cryo Interactive, with Dreamcatcher Interactive publishing the game in North America. David Rhodes composed the musical score. It is the third game in the Atlantis series by Cryo, as well as the last one made before Cryo's closure. It was followed by Atlantis Evolution in 2004.

Ash of Gods: Redemption

Ash of Gods: Redemption

Release date: 2018

Genres: Card, Novel, Role-playing, Strategy, Turn-based

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

Publishers: AurumDustBuka EntertainmentConsole release

Ash of Gods: Redemption is a dark fantasy tactical role-playing video game developed by AurumDust. Gameplay blends elements of the visual novel, roguelike, and computer card game elements. The game is written by Russian author Sergey Malitsky.

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Release date: 2006

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple IOS

Publishers: Big Fish Games

Atlantis Sky Patrol is a casual game developed by the team formerly known as Funpause, now part of Big Fish Studios, and distributed by Big Fish Games. The game is a sequel to 2005's Atlantis.

Assassin's Creed Identity

Assassin's Creed Identity

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Identity is an action-adventure video game developed by Blue Byte and published by Ubisoft. It is the second mobile-exclusive game in the Assassin's Creed series to be released after Assassin's Creed Pirates, and the first on mobile to incorporate the third-person urban traversal-style gameplay as seen in the main console titles. It was initially soft-launched in 2014 as a free-to-play game for New Zealand and Australian App Stores. The game was released worldwide on iOS on 25 F…

A Dark Room

A Dark Room

Release date: 2013

Genres: Online, Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Doublespeak Games, Circle Entertainment

A Dark Room is an open-source text-based role-playing game. It was originally published for web browsers by Canadian indie studio Doublespeak Games on June 10, 2013. Later that year, it was released in the App Store for iOS devices. In 2014, a prequel, The Ensign, was released for iOS and provided more insight into the world and its characters. An Android version was released in 2016. A Nintendo Switch version was released on April 12, 2019, but was removed from the Nintendo eShop shortly afterw…

A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Release date: 2010

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Apple IOS

Publishers: Lace InternationalPublished under the name Lace Mamba Global:

A New Beginning is a point-and-click adventure video game developed by Daedalic Entertainment and published by Lace Mamba Global for Microsoft Windows, OS X and iOS.

Ace Combat Xi: Skies of Incursion

Ace Combat Xi: Skies of Incursion

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Arcade, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Apple IOS

Publishers: Namco Bandai

Ace Combat Xi: Skies of Incursion (エースコンバットXi スカイズ・オブ・インカーション, Ēsu Konbatto Ekkusu Ai Sukaizu obu Inkāshon) is a 2009 combat flight simulator video game developed and published by Namco Bandai for iOS, which released on 3 December 2009.

Alien Hominid

Alien Hominid

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action

Platforms: PlayStation 2, XBox 360, GameCube, XBox, Apple IOS

Publishers: O3 Entertainment, Zoo Digital Publishing, The Behemoth

Alien Hominid is an independently developed run and gun video game developed by The Behemoth. The game was developed from an Adobe Flash game originally released on Newgrounds in August 2002. O3 Entertainment released the game for PlayStation 2 and GameCube in North America in 2004, whilst ZOO Digital Publishing released the game in Europe for PlayStation 2, Xbox, mobile phones and Gizmondo in 2005. A port for the Game Boy Advance, co-developed by Tuna Technologies, was also released in Europe i…

Age of Empires: World Domination

Release date: 2015

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Microsoft

Age of Empires: World Domination was a free-to-play mobile real-time strategy game developed by KLab Games and Microsoft as part of the Age of Empires series of video games, and released in 2015 in selected countries for iOS and Android devices. The game had first been announced in 2013 as a new mobile entry in the Age of Empires series. It was shut down in November 2016.

Attentat 1942

Release date: 2017

Genres: Adventure

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

Publishers: Charles University, Czech Academy of Sciences

Attentat 1942 is a Czech point-and-click adventure game, in which players take the role of Jindřich Jelínek's grandchild. Jelínek was arrested by the Gestapo shortly after the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, ruler of the Nazi-occupied Czech lands and the leading architect of The Holocaust. The objective of the game is to establish what role he played in the attack, as well as the reason for his arrest. Throughout the investigation, players interview eyewitnesses, discover the family's back s…

Avadon: The Black Fortress

Avadon: The Black Fortress

Release date: 2011

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Avadon: The Black Fortress is a single-player role-playing video game developed by Spiderweb Software. It is the first game in the Avadon trilogy. The game was released for Mac OS X in February 2011, and for Microsoft Windows in May 2011. Version for the iPad was released on June 18, 2011. It was later released for Android and Linux, and included in the Humble Bundle for Android 2.