Tag Archive: SpiderMan


Sphero made a Spider-Man your kids can talk to like an Amazon Echo

Sphero’s contract with Disney now includes Marvel, which is great for all of us nerds. I guess kids will like it, too.

We’ve seen Sphero bring BB-8 and Lightning McQueen to life over the last year, but now is the time of superheroes. A little Spider-Man can now stand on a pedestal and interact with anyone who taps the logo on his chest, in a way that is not terribly unlike an Amazon Echo speaker without the wake command.  [Read More…]

Spider-Man Unlimited update weaves in new levels

Spider-Man Unlimited arrived on mobile back in September. The game instantly webbed me with its great graphics, a huge array of collectible characters, and overall excellent use of the Spider-Man license. But I also caught many bugs in my review that I hoped would be fixed before long.

Top Spider-Man Unlimited tips and tricks

Spider-Man Unlimited is the latest endless runner from mobile gaming giant Gameloft. The game’s premise involves Spider-Men and villains from various universes converging into a single universe. With slick production values and dozens of different Spider-Men to collect, Unlimited is a real treat for fans of the web-slinger.

Want to get ahead on the Spider-Man Unlimited leaderboards and fill out your roster with Spidey’s coolest costumes? Our latest tips and tricks guide will teach you the  [Read More…]

The best Android apps and games of the week: Spider-Man Unlimited and more

We had a great week full of new Android apps, even among all of the iPhone 6 hubbub. We’ve got an old-school RPG this week, an unexpected game from Cisco, and an awesome app from Comedy Central with support for full episodes.

We’ve got five new games and five new apps for your consideration, and as always, we’re eager to hear what you’ve been able to dig up in the Google Play Store. If you’re ready  [Read More…]

Spider-Man Unlimited slings onto Android

Itching for some Spidey action? Wait no longer, as Spider-Man Unlimited is now available for Android. The endless runner is based on the comics, so there are plenty of villains for you to combat. This is the first free Spider-Man game from Gameloft, and the studio has indicated that new characters will be released in a timely fashion.

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Google Play celebrates Spider-Man 2 release with savings across Spider-Man franchise

Google Play is celebrating the early release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie in the store. In lieu of a party, Google is offering special deals and discounts across the franchise. Earlier movies start at just $ 7.99 to own and there are other Spider-Man content as well, including comics, games, and more. Google has also released a 10-minute trailer of the new film.

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Review 14: The Amazing Spider-Man

Review is like app or game coverage but for movie series, television shows, comic books, and other geeky entertainment. It’s great stuff you can watch and enjoy on your Android phone, tablet, or Chromecast! On this week’s episode Georgia, Guy, Dave, and Rene talk about Spider-Man, from the comics to the cartoons, the Sam Raimi trilogy to the current Mark Webb films, including the latest Amazing Spider-Man 2!

Support Review: Go to squarespace.com/review for a free  [Read More…]

Spider-Man Unlimited coming to mobile platforms in September

Mobile gaming giant Gameloft has been quite successful with its mobile games based on Marvel film properties, including Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Amazing Spider-Man 1 and 2, and Iron Man 3.  It also happens to have published Despicable Me: Minion Rush, one of the better 3D endless runners out there. So what happens when we combine both things?

Spider-Man Unlimited, it turns out. Gameloft has just announced that Spider-Man Unlimited will be coming  [Read More…]

Amazing Spider-Man 2 web-slings its way into Google Play

The official Android game for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 hit the Play Store today, offering plenty of web-slinging and smart-alecky heroism. The storyline expands on what’s in the movie, and has tons of unlockables, like the Symbiote Spider-Man costume, and butt heads with villains like Venom and Kraven the Hunter. There’s original voice acting throughout (though I haven’t been impressed with it in past games) and an open world replete with  [Read More…]

Amazing Spider-Man 2 swinging onto a device near you next week