[TA Deals] Save almost 50% on a wireless Bluetooth gaming controller

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There are plenty of fantastic mobile games available on Google Play, but if you’re used to a bigger console with an actual controller, some of those games can feel half-baked when you’re forced to use a touchscreen. The good news is that Android natively supports connecting to a wireless controller to give you a better console-like experience, and the even better news is that we have a hefty discount on a controller to get you started.

‘RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic’ opens the gate for gameplay on Android

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Atari released a “new” game today that has an Android version available, but older PC gamers may recognize it as being a classic game. The new title is RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic and is based on the original RollerCoaster Tycoon and RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 titles for PCs. The game brings a similar visual experience and gameplay from the classic titles to the mobile platform.

Leaked NVIDIA SHIELD images skimp on telling a tale

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Word recently surfaced indicating NVIDIA was planning to launch a new SHIELD Android TV device at CES 2017. Other than the news that NVIDIA was planning to release a refreshed, updated version of the device, not much else was known about what NVIDIA may have planned. Some new images that surfaced showing the 2017 update to the SHIELD do not do much to help us figure out where NVIDIA might be headed in the Android TV market.

NVIDIA Black Friday 2016 Deals

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During the holidays, it’s a great time to sit down and play a game while it’s too cold out to do anything outdoors. NVIDIA is hosting a Black Friday this week where you can pick up titles like Doom 3 and Half-Life on the cheap. Both GeForce NOW and Android games are part of what the company calls its “biggest sale of the year.”

Hit the break for the list of games discounted by NVIDIA for Black Friday.

The OnePlus 3T product page has a nifty flying game to play until the announcement begins

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At this point, there isn’t too much about the OnePlus 3T that hasn’t been revealed over the past few weeks. It’s known that the OnePlus 3T is an updated version of the original OnePlus 3 (reviewed here), and will almost certainly be unveiled later today at 1PM, as alluded to by OnePlus itself. This gives us a while to wait still but the handset maker has thought of this and has placed a nifty little flying game on the OnePlus 3T’s product page. 

Sony’s ForwardWorks to bring at least five games to mobile devices

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Earlier this year Sony launched a new subsidiary to start work on transitioning some of their biggest titles from their console lineup to mobile devices. The subsidiary, ForwardWorks, has committed to bringing at least five titles from the Sony portfolio of games to both the iOS and Android platforms according to an announcement from Sony today. The titles will be released no later than March 2018 if ForwardWorks sticks to their plans.

New strategy card game ‘Titanfall: Frontline’ announced

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Adding to the Titanfall universe, the joint venture between Nexon, Respawn Entertainment and Particle City announced Titanfall: Frontline, a new strategy card game for play on smartphones and mobile devices. The collaboration on this new title continues a long-term, multi-year project by the companies to develop a series of games based on the Titanfall universe.

Wondered how popular ‘Pokémon Go’ really is? Check out the stats in the infographic below

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If you haven’t heard about the Pokémon Go craze or seen the multitude of young, and not so young, people wandering aimlessly on the sidewalks trying to catch Pikachu and friends, you may well have been in a coma for the last few weeks. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that the game, developed by Niantic and licensed from Nintendo, has taken the world by storm, earning more than $1.6 million in profits every day since launching on July 6th. But how popular is the game really? Join us after the break to find out.