Ninja Kiwi Acquired for $142 Million

Ninja Kiwi, the creator of the best-selling Bloons games, has been acquired for $142 Million by Swedish gaming giant MTG.

You Can Take My Life – But You’ll Never Take My Castle

In 2012 we named Scotland as the Tower Defence Game capital of the world. In 2021, is that still true…?

OUT NOW – Alien Creeps TD

Scotland has done quite well in the popular ‘tower defence’ genre in the last few years. Ninja Kiwi’s monkey-based Bloons TD hit several Best Games lists, while Lucky Frame’s Bad Hotel walked off with a …

Coming Soon – Alien Creeps TD

Dundee’s Outplay has a new game in production. Alien Creeps TD is a classic tower defence game, in which players must defend the Earth against ravening hordes of heavily-armed, or possibly heavily-tentacled alien warriors, bent …

OUT NOW – Crystal Reign

Crystal Reign is the latest release from Elgin interactive powerhouse Hunted Cow. Created by Dundee’s Criss Cross Games, Crystal Reign is a literal tower defence title in which players must build and defend their tower …

Bad Hotel Meets Android. OUT NOW Flee You Fools!

“Blue Hotel,” sang honey-voiced American crooner and presumed Black Lodge prisoner, Chris Isaak, “on a lonely highway” [Chris Isaak: Blue Hotel, from the album Chris Isaak, 1986, Warner Bros, Erik Jacobsen].  The man clearly knew …

COMING SOON: Planet Rush New From Red Radiant & Hunted Cow

Hunted Cow’s progress from obscure development studio to publishing behemoth is continuing.  The latest studio to sign a publishing agreement with the Elgin empire is Dundee’s Red Radiant Media. The companies will be bringing an original …

Sky Without Sun: Target – New From Made With Numbers

Made With Numbers is a one man band, a company formed by veteran games programmer Alexander Illes, who decided that working on his own projects would be a fine idea. Alex has since worked on …

New Company, New Game: Cutant Mutant Invasion From Flipware

We’re always delighted to find out about a new company and working in and around Scotland’s interactive sector.  So please welcome Glasgow’s Flipware and their first title, Cutant Mutant Invasion. The company was founded by …

Scotland – Mobile Tower Defence Capital Of The World…

It’s Christmas.  So for games sites with less dedicated editorial staff and a surfeit of lovely news, it means that it’s time for round-ups, top tens and lists of the best [x] game(s) of 2012, …