The iPhone/iPod Touch update of The Oregon Trail announced last month is finally here. Now younger generations can experience the joy of dying of dysentery in the middle of the Louisiana Purchase.
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Do you long for the days of the rugged frontier when people wrote swear words on tombstones, hunters could only carry 100 pounds of meat, and rivers were filled with overturned wagons? Long no more - a remake of the Apple II GS classic The Oregon Trail will be coming to iPhones and iPod Touch soon.
In preparation for the next-gen reboot of Prince of Persia, Ubisoft will be releasing a remake of the original Prince of Persia from 1989. The remake, available on Xbox Live Arcade since last June, will hit the Playstation Network on October 23rd.
Michel Guillemot, president and CEO of Gameloft, got GDC started with some special commentary on the status of mobile gaming. His argument was that while mobile gaming had a less than stellar 2007, that downturn can be attributed to uncontrollable factors. Guillemot points to the thousands of consumers moving to the iPhone, which currently doesnít support games. And many are waiting for Nokiaís OVI platform. In essence he wants us to believe the current stumble for mobile gaming is the result of a transition between generations.