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Rovio Confirms Amazing Alex Is Coming To Mac & PC

Rovio Confirms Amazing Alex Is Coming To Mac & PC

Get ready to build some crazy contraptions on your Mac.

After landing on Android and iOS yesterday, Rovio has confirmed that Amazing Alex will be making its way to Mac and PC. The new physics-based puzzler is Rovio’s first break away from the hugely successful Angry Birds series, and it’s already gotten off to a great start, rocketing up to the number one spot in the App Store’s paid charts in several countries.

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Turn Your iOS Device Into A Classic Console With The GameDock [Kickstarter]

Turn Your iOS Device Into A Classic Console With The GameDock [Kickstarter]

Turn your iOS device into a classic console with the GameDock.

If you’re reluctant to spend $99 on an Apple TV just to enjoy your iOS games on your HDTV over AirPlay, check out this Kickstarter project for the GameDock by Cascadia Games, the team behind Cavorite for iOS. It plugs into your TV via a HDMI connection and allows you to “play classic games the way they were meant to be played,” in full 1080p. It even has two USB ports on the front so that you can hook up a pair of retro gamepads.

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Infinity Blade Has Earned Over $30 Million To Become Epic’s Most Profitable Game Ever

Infinity Blade Has Earned Over $30 Million To Become Epic’s Most Profitable Game Ever

Infinity Blade has been more successful than Gears of War.

Despite the success of Gears of War on consoles, it is in fact Infinity Blade for iPad which holds the title for Epic Games’s most profitable game of all time. The popular sword fighter, which has been showcased at a number of Apple keynotes over the years, has earned a whopping $30 million since its debut just 18 months ago.

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Burnout Crash! Smashes Its Way Into The App Store Tomorrow, April 12

After teasing the game way back in October, Criterion will finally release Burnout Crash! for iOS tomorrow, April 12. The top-down racer will be Criterion’s first mobile game, and it’s already shaping up to be a huge hit. Even David Hasselhoff loves it, as you can see from the clip above.

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OnLive Announces New iOS App That Offers Console-Quality Gaming On The Go

OnLive Announces New iOS App That Offers Console-Quality Gaming On The Go

We’re huge fans of OnLive’s terrific cloud gaming service here at Cult of Mac, and we’re even more excited to hear that it’s coming to iOS devices. The company has announced that an OnLive app is on its way to the App Store, which will allow users to play top-tier console-quality games on the go.

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Walloped By The App Store, GameStop Will Start Selling And Trading In iOS Hardware

Walloped By The App Store, GameStop Will Start Selling And Trading In iOS Hardware

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As the number of gamers turning to Apple’s handhelds continues to increase, America’s largest game retailer is going to try to pander to them. GameStop is reportedly set to begin selling Apple’s iOS devices in a bid to stay relevant in the modern gaming market. You might think that’s a surprising move, but it’s really a desperate one.

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