HandyGames has made some really popular games for BlackBerry smartphones and the company has recently launched 5 new titles for the BlackBerry PlayBook. The games include Tattoo Tycoon, Guns’n'Glory, Cyberlords, Pigs of Doom, and Townsmen. The games all provide varying levels of difficulty and are sure to keep you entertained. This is also a great example of a company that had a big presence on legacy BlackBerrys and is making the transition to BlackBerry 10. Check out below for more about these new PlayBook titles.
All descriptions are straight from App World.
Play your part in the French Revolution! Mobilize the population and march towards Paris to overturn the king. Conquer France’s Départments by creating villages and complete the tasks set to you. Construct buildings, like fisher huts, farms, forges or bakeries to sustain a solid economic cycle. Catch fish, harvest fields, get water and use various natural resources that are needed to expand your influence. Upgrade your buildings, learn new ways to improve the productivity and spread out on the French territory. Control your Townies and assign them to different tasks to manage your settlement in the most efficient way, but respect their needs to keep them and their wives happy. Prepare the population by training soldiers and propagandists to fight the royal troops. But beware the king’s wrath! He will send soldiers to attack you and to conquer your villages. Arm yourself or spread your word by propaganda, it’s your choice! Show the Townettes that you are a real Townsman!
Look behind the scenes of the tattoo culture and build your own tattoo empire! Set up a perfectly furnished studio and prove your skills at handling your employees and tattoo machine! Improve your reputation and squeeze money out of your customers by fulfilling their wishes and offering individual advice, refreshing drinks, comfortable sofas and the trendiest t-shirts! Create the most impressive tattoos by designing new patterns and by improving your equipment! Let skilled employees give you a hand and manage your employees and make best use of their abilities! Work your way up from a backyard parlour owner to the scene’s most successful tattoo artist and become a tattoo tycoon!
What would the Wild West have been without its charismatic villains? Boring! So take a walk in the cowboy boots of Billy the Kid, Jesse James or Butch Cassidy to become a real, low-down bad guy! Form your own gang by recruiting cool cowboys, crazy Mexicans and brave Indians. Take up a smart, strategic position and lie in wait at the canyon to ambush settlers, stagecoaches and the gold train. Rain bullets, lead and flaming arrows down on the pious pioneers! If your victims look like they might escape, set off in pursuit to stop them from alerting the Sheriff! When you have bagged more than a fistful of dollars, you’ll be able to afford cannons or a steam train with a Gatling gun to send around the level!
Aporkalypse – Pigs of Doom
We have a pig problem! According to an old prophecy the four Pigs of Doom should proclaim the end of the world in a distant future. But something went terribly wrong and the gates of heaven and hell have already opened! Now it is up to the greedy Hunger Pig, the heavily armed War Pig, the contaminous Pest Pig and the ghostly Death Pig to stop this madness. Lead the pigs through a collapsing world full of puzzles and dangers! Combine their supernatural powers and find unforseen riches. Don’t cast pearls before swine but collect coins for your piggy bank! Send angels and demons back to where they belong. Nobody can escape the wrath of the pigs!
Cyberlords – Arcology
It’s the year 2173. The power of government is in decline and the world is controlled by gigantic megacorporations. People may have no political power, but they still have control over their own bodies. Powerful NanoGear implants grant superhuman abilities and transform bodies into deadly weapons. Lead your four-man team of augmented cyber-warriors on dangerous infiltration missions. Hack into camera systems and computer terminals, take over security robots and lure enemies into ambushes with mines and sentry guns. Stealth, clever tactics or brute force – the choice is yours, and remember: the future lies in your hands!