Chris HoltMacworld

Chris is a former Macworld editor who has turned to a life of crime.

Electric Bat Interactive previews free browser-based games

Electric Bat Interactive unveiled two new games, WarLords and Weblings.

Gameloft unveils new iPhone games

Gameloft, one of the leading developers for the iPhone and iPod touch, unveiled three new games to the assembled press on Thursday.

Firemint wins four Pocket Gamer Awards

Firemint was honored with four awards from handheld gaming Website Pocket Gamer at a ceremony held at the annual Game Developers Conference.

Namco unveils new cross-platform SDK

Namco announced UniteSDK, its new propriety cross-platform technology.

Star Wars The Force Unleashed: Ultimate Sith Edition

The Ultimate Sith Edition is set in the years between Episode III and Episode IV in the Star Wars canon. Darth Vader has sent you, his secret apprentice, to track down and kill rogue Jedi.

GDC: Ngmoco hopes to rule with new mobile games

At the Game Developers Conference, Ngmoco previewed two upcoming releases for the iPhone and iPod touch. We Rule and Godfinger both put you in the shoes of a usually benevolent ruler -- as a monarch in the case of the former, or as god in the case of the latter.

Street Fighter IV arrives in the App Store

The seminal arcade fighting game is now available for the iPhone and iPod touch as a $10 download. Chris Holt talks to Capcom's Takeshi Tezuka about bringing the game to the iPhone platform.

GDC: Mac, iPad gaming figure to share spotlight with iPhone

The Game Developers Conference kicks off Tuesday in San Francisco. Chris Holt previews what figures to be an interesting show for Mac, iPhone, and iPad gamers.

Insight on the iPhone's zombie invasion

We launched Zombie Week because of the abundance of zombie applications in the App Store; now, we hope to unearth some reasons why the living dead have invaded the iPhone and iPod touch.

Plants vs. Zombies for iPhone

Finally combining my love of gardening and my need to slaughter the undead, Plants vs. Zombies is a unique tower defense game from PopCap Games

ZombieSmash coming to iPhone

ZombieSmash, developed by Game Doctors, lets you dispatch the zombie hordes with unrivaled variety and power. Due out later in March and priced at $2, this funny and quirky zombie app looks like a title to watch.

Zombie Week: The undead are coming!

Due to the popularity of zombie applications on the iPhone and iPod Touch platforms, we’ve decided to dedicate an entire week to the undead.

Final Fantasy I and II available for iPhone and iPod touch

Final Fantasy and Final Fantasy II are available on the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Valet Hustle mixes puzzle gameplay with social message

Factory Games, a new San Francisco-based iPhone game developer, launched its first iPhone game, Valet Hustle. And the game makes no bones about its support for gay rights in general and equal marital rights for gays and lesbians in particular.

The Force Unleashed hits the Mac

After appearing to be in limbo, the Mac version of The Force Unleashed: Ultimate Sith Edition arrived Tuesday.