Flappy Bird was recently removed by the developer from the iOS and Android app hubs respectively citing “personal” reasons. Considering that the game was raking in close to $50,000 a day for the developer, this move seemed illogical. But other game developers saw this as an opportunity to leverage the situation and make the most of the ‘Flappy’ madness.
After dropping a hint about a new adventure for Angry Birds, Rovio today announced Angry Birds Stella, the upcoming addition to its Angry Bird franchise. The next title in the series features female lead Stella and her lady friends in a new Angry Birds universe.
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata spoke about the company’s future strategy during a briefing held in Osaka, Japan. Despite rumors to the contrary, Iwata confirmed the Nintendo would actively use smartphones to engage customers but the company has no plans to release its game titles on other platforms.
Apple added official support for Made for iOS Game Controllers in iOS 7, but the game controllers launched till now all connect via the Lightning port. SteelSeries today launched Stratus, the first wireless game controller that connects via Bluetooth.