GDC 2008: Glu Reveals Line Up for First Half of 2008
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Mobile games publisher Glu revealed their lineup for the first half of 2008 today at GDC 2008. In total, Glu is planning to release 12 titles before June is over.
Coming Spring 2008
Age of the Empires III Mobile
The mobile version of the best-selling franchise will have you playing as the Knights of Saint John. Fans of the franchise should take note that Age of the Empires III Mobile is a prequel to the PC version.
In this horror game, you take the role of a female bounty hunter fighting ghouls in order to get to the bottom of the unholy curse. Metroidvania?
Earth's garbage has been littered throughout outer space and it's up to one space monkey to clean it all up.
Coming Spring 2008
In this puzzle game, you will have to keep the production line moving by linking conveyor belts, flipping switches and catapulting items.
Mystery Case Files: Agent X
The best-selling puzzle series makes its way to mobile with online leader boards and episodic content.
A reinvention of classic Solitaire, you must create solitaire hands to unearth rare artifacts from excavation sites.
Based on the upcoming movie (which look like crap), this racing game will require all the driving skills you learned in order to take the Mach 6 to the ultimate grad prix championship.
As a wedding planner, you must make sure the wedding go off as planned by avoiding disasters, interacting with guests and keeping the newlyweds happy.
Coming Summer 2008
This puzzle game is like Sodoku except numbers are replaced by pictures of animals, food, cars, etc.
This casual game sounds suspiciously like Cooking Mama.
Super Slam Ping Pong!
This is supposedly a humorous take on the sport of ping pong. Hopefully, it won't turn out as bad as Balls of Fury.
The Dark Knight
You play as Batman. You fight The Joker. What's not to like?
"Our product lineup for 2008 is truly our best ever, and we're excited to bring such a dynamic mix of games to market in the coming months," said Jill Braff, senior vice president of global publishing, Glu. "From major movie brands through our relationship with Warner Bros. to, best selling strategy and online hits and our own original Glu titles, we have a great variety of titles coming out that will appeal to a broad audience of mobile gamers."