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Review: Xbox SmartGlass for iOS is a better way to use your Xbox

SmartGlass is a boon to Xbox owners, giving them a surprising amount of control over their console, as well as letting them access their Xbox Live online presence.

Unity adds free mobile game development for Android and iOS

Unity Technologies has added the ability to develop for Android and iOS games for free using its platform.

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EA bringing Frostbite 3 gaming engine to mobile

Electronic Arts announced a mobile division for its Frostbite gaming engine that could conceivably give mobile gamers access to the same offerings available to consoles.

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Review: Robot Unicorn Attack 2 is every bit ridiculous as it sounds

No longer are rainbows, sparkly dolphins, and synth-pop ballads limited to acid trips in your high school buddy's Astro Van.

Review: Wargame: European Escalation a challenging strategy game

Wargame: European Escalation is a technically accomplished and challenging strategy game that will definitely appeal to hardened strategy gamers.

Electricity turns body into actuator for mobile gaming

A research project on show at the Computer Human Interaction conference in Paris uses a small electrical current to give the sensation of force feedback while gaming.

Review: Magicka for iPad is a fun port of its PC counterpart

Broken into stages and the occasional challenge, Magicka is ridiculous, rowdy, and wickedly funny from time to time.

Review: Race a worldwide range of tracks with Grid

If you just want to put your foot to the floor and go all out for some high-speed racing action, then Grid is the game for you.

Review: Gravity Duck is cute, but deceptively difficult

If you’re interested in a clever and streamlined platformer on the iPhone, you could do a whole lot worse than Gravity Duck.

The Week in iOS Apps: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Yes, our favorite pizza-loving crime fighters make an appearance in this week's roundup. Plus: New offerings for social networking and dinner planning.

Android app hints at future Game Center-like feature

Apple's Game Center may be getting some competition. An Android-centric website uncovered a purported ‘Google Games’ feature after digging through the My Glass companion app for Google Glass.

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