Electronic Arts plans to give gamers the summer to tinker with characters for Spore, ahead of the game's long-awaited September release.
With release of EA's Spore Creatures for the iTunes store, iPhone users can help their lifeforms evolve by finding food, battling enemies, and growing new body parts.
Fans of Spore can now create unique creatures through a free Web-based game. With Spore Creature Creator 2-D, anyone can design an alien.
Electronic Arts' Spore Hero and Spore Hero Arena will reach the Nintendo Wii and DS game platforms in October.
The EA franchise heads to the Nintendo market with Spore Hero and Spore Hero Arena, games for the Wii and DS platforms to be released in the fall.
The video game hatched by Sims creator Will Wright, who recently left publisher EA, now features far more types of organisms than there are species on Earth.
At its State of the Universe event, EA talks about its new children's version of Spore, as well as Galactic Adventures, the first Spore expansion, and the Wii and DS versions of the game.
EA's latest bid to build anticipation for its evolution game, which launches Sunday, puts the Creature Creator in the hand of dozens of "creative celebrities."
Ever wanted to put your face into clips from TV shows or movies? A company called BigStage is making it possible using face-mapping technology developed for the CIA.
Taken a stage at a time, the evolution game isn't that rich. But as a whole, it is a well-thought-out work that lives up to the hype.