dark        

Jetpack Joyride: news and videos


 photo

Jetpack Joyride board game in final hours of Kickstarter

It's difficult to believe it's been seven years since Halfbrick's fantastic runner Jetpack Joyride originally released, but there it is. Time flies. I'm getting so old. It's also maybe a little difficult to fathom that a bite-sized phone ga...

 
Jetpack Joyride PSN photo

Jetpack Joyride boasts over a million PSN downloads

Congratulations Barry Steakfries! You've reached one million PSN downloads for Jetpack Joyride. Halfbrick just announced last night that "1,000,000 accounts" have downloaded the game over the PlayStation 3 and Vita platforms. The game was a...

 
 photo

Jetpack Joyride launches for free on PSN and Vita

Mobile hit Jetpack Joyride launches on PS3 and PS Vita this month, with Europeans getting it today while North Americans wil have to wait until December 31. It's in full HD, features leaderboards and trophies, and will be absolutely free.&n...

 
 photo

Jetpack Joyride is on PlayStation Network

Halfbrick isn't satisfied with the 35 million mobile downloads they've got for Jetpack Joyride so far, so they're adding the game to the PlayStation Network this week.  This one-button wonder comes to PSN for the low price of $3.99, w...

 
 photo

Jetpack Joyride finally out on Android, and it's free!

Android owners can finally play one of the most enjoyable mobile games ever with the arrival of Halfbrick's Jetpack Joyride. Best of all, it's free! You can download the game either through Google Play or the Amazon App Store. You really h...

 
 photo

Jetpack Joyride is now on Facebook

The insanely successful mobile game Jetpack Joyride (formerly known as Machinegun Jetpack) has hit Facebook. Right now it's in "beta", but from what I can tell, this version is essentially the entire game. For the uninitiated, Jetpack Joyri...

 
 photo

GDC: Jetpack Joyride 1.3 update brings gadgets to the mix

We met with Halfbrick's Phil Larsen yesterday here at GDC to eat all of his candy and steal all of his beers in his hotel suite. During this invasion he showed off a bit of Jetpack Joyride's upcoming update, which will introduce equippable...

 
 photo

OMG: Jetpack Joyride free on iOS devices right now!

Jetpack Joyride is free for a limited time right for the iPod, iPhone and iPad! The runner style game sees you avoiding obstacles and collecting coins through the use of a jetpack that happens to be a freaking chain gun. Seriously, Jetpack ...

 
 photo

Free Jetpack Joyride update adds dragon and other goodies

Halfbrick's much-loved iOS title Jetpack Joyride has reached 350,000 downloads in its first week, proving once again that the studio seems to have a handle on this whole App Store business. Alongside this news of success comes free unlockab...

 
 photo

Review: Jetpack Joyride

With so many "runner" games on iOS, another one is certainly a hard sell. But there's a reason these games are so popular. It's a simple concept -- a character moves continuously from left to right at an ever-increasing speed, the player's ...

 
 photo

Check out the Jetpack Joyride launch trailer

Halfbrick's latest iOS release, Jetpack Joyride, is now available in the App store and they have furnished this charming trailer which outlines the game's story. It's a complicated tale about a man and his love of a machine which will...

 
 photo

Video: Halfbrick's latest Jetpack Joyride in action

The last time I saw Halbrick's Jetpack Joyride it was called Machine Gun Jetpack. That was back in March, when the Australian developer had brought out an early version of the iOS game to show us at GDC.  Months later, the final ...

 
 photo

Machine Gun Jetpack is now renamed Jetpack Joyride

While Mojang attempts to hold on to the name of Scrolls, fellow indie developer Halfbrick is changing the name of their upcoming iOS game Machine Gun Jetpack. From now on, the game will be called Jetpack Joyride. As explained in their vide...

 

DISCUSSIONS

+ Add a post

 
 


Got news?  [email protected]

         

Reviews   filter by...

Vaporum "A tower of monsters"

 

World War Z"Pyramid Zed"

 

Review in Progress: Anno 1800"Gamer East India Company"

 

Dragon Marked for Death"This is what we've been waiting for?"

 

Ghost Giant "The helpful specter "

 

Dangerous Driving"Burnout in everything but name"

 

Import Super Robot Wars T"Look! The east is burning red!"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

JcDent

Rebirth is at the heart of the Promethian creed - and so it is in Christianity! Happy Easter!

 
Tricerapops

Maaaaaan, I am looking forward to my days off on Tuesday and I am going to be such a trash person, all Eating taco bell, drinking soda, and playing I cant wait! One twelve hour shift and one eight hour shift to go!

 
Seymour

Been watching some old presidential Kennedy has such poise, whilst Nixon seems incredibly nervous the entire Well, lets just say that history has a funny way of expressing

 
Tohsaka

Its that time of the month Probably wont be a new character until June but Im sure well know something Also link for 1v1 (Duodecim)

 
Boxman214

Sean Bean seems like a delightful This is a great interview!

 
TysonOfTime

Saw Book of Mormon live earlier Man, that shit was hilarious, and with great music to boot!

 
Tohsaka

Hey, who wants to give me about a half million Ental loan for this? Ill pay ya

 
Gundy

Posted without context because the context makes it so much

 
RolanberryPrins

In my defense, she was on

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals