Minecraft Sony Ericsson announces over 20 new games for Xperia Play

Sony Ericsson has announced over 20 new games, including 10 exclusive titles that claim to be optimized for the Xperia Play Android smartphone which was launched recently. Read on for details.

Minecraft Sony Ericsson announces over 20 new games for Xperia Play

Today, Sony Ericsson announces more than 20 new games, including 10 exclusive titles that claimed to be optimized for Xperia PLAY. The new games add to more than 60 titles which are already available for Xperia PLAY, with many that will be showcased at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) from 7 to 9 June.

Amongst the titles announced include Minecraft, a much anticipated game from the Swedish indie developer Mojang. Minecraft is one of the fastest growing game franchises in history, with over eight million registered users announced to date and over 50,000 new players joining every day. In addition, Sony Ericsson confirms that new games from Sony Computer Entertainment’s classic PlayStation One titles will be coming to Xperia PLAY shortly.

Sony Ericsson is launching a programme to support and find new upcoming innovative developers called “Stand out from the crowd”, which enables game developers to become part of the Xperia PLAY story and get their games the profile they need.

New Android Games Exclusive on Xperia PLAY:

– Minecraft by Mojang
– Battlefield Bad Company 2 by Electronic Arts
– Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 Shadow Vanguard by Gameloft
– Desert Winds by Southend Interactive
– Ruined by Bigpoint
– Icebreaker by NaturalMotion
– Sleepy Jack by SilverTree Media
– Cracking Sands by Polarbit
– Aramgeddon Squadron 2 by Polarbit


New Games coming soon on Xperia PLAY:

– Pocket Legends by Spacetime Studios
– Star Legends:  The Black Star Chronicles  by Spacetime Studios
– Eternal Legacy by Gameloft
– Guns ’n’Glory 2 by HandyGames
– Dungeon Hunter 2 by Gameloft
– Pocket RPG by Crescent Moon Games
– D.A.R.K. developed by Gamelab
– Samurai II: Vengeance by MADFINGER Games
– Vendetta Online by Guild Software
– Order & Chaos – Gameloft
– Happy Vikings by Handy Games
– A Ball Game by Trendy Entertainment
– Lumines by Connect2Media


The new games announced today will be released in the coming months. More details regarding timing and exclusivity will be announced during E3 week and closer to launch. 

A short video on the Minecraft gameplay