Somehow one of the coolest new Fire games I’ve played in a while is a retro (think SNES) game created as a promotion for a Netflix TV series. Seriously.
The Bard’s Tale is a kind of reboot of the original Bard’s Tale series of my youth. It’s not actually tied directly to any of the 3 original Bard’s Tale games. InXile, which has been at the heart of some other cool projects like Wasteland 2, is also working on a true sequel called Bard’s Tale IV. … Continue reading The Bard’s Tale
Amazon’s Underground ecosystem is, as I mention in multiple articles, really cool. One of the complaints Android developers have is that there is so much piracy that it’s hard to make money. Amazon’s solution is to monetize usage of the app. Amazon pays the developers to let them distribute the app for free, then the … Continue reading Amazon Underground on Fire TV Platform
Minecraft: Pocket Edition, sometimes referred to as Minecraft PE, is one my son’s favorite Kindle games. The latest version includes “The End” and many other things that were previously missing from Pocket Edition and brings pocket edition much closer to “real” Minecraft. It’s not completely there, and it doesn’t support mods and playing on full Minecraft … Continue reading Minecraft: Pocket Edition
Amazon’s new Fire TV Game Controller with Alexa is a WiFi direct game controller designed for the Amazon Fire TV ecosystem.
Amazon’s first generation Fire TV Game Controller was a Bluetooth controller that works well with Amazon’s entire Fire ecosystem.