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Mini Dash Review – An adorable fast-paced platformer

An adorable fast-paced platformer that is packed with hours of replay value. Mini Dash ($0,99) is a quality platformer that’s all about speed. Gamers take control of a hero who is not only squishy but also sticky and quite flexible.…
Mymosaic – photo mosaic maker Review

Mymosaic ($0,99) creates some pleasant looking mosaic style images from the user’s camera roll, but it is quite slow at times. Mymosaic is a pretty self explanatory title. It’s an app that enables users to convert their photographs into a…
4NR Review – Cool retro game LCD style

Right out of the gate, 4NR [$0.99] provokes a couple of big, big eyebrow scrunching obstacles to understanding what exactly it is. It opens with Proverb 15:24 (“The path of life leads upward for the prudent, that he may turn…

If you get tired of killing zombies or blowing planes out of the sky on your iOS device, you can always take up math. Yep, with the new app Math QuizUp (FREE) , you can battle “mathletes” from all over…

Tesla’s Electric Mist ($1.99) by iCOOLgeeks puts you on the trail of discovering a secret experiment gone awry. The trick is that the experiment was done by a one Nicola Tesla in the 1800s. Compatibility: Universal Initial release Nov 29,…
WordStreet Review – A Word Game With Attitude

WordStreet (Free) by Xeative is not a word game for purists. If you’re one of those people who plays Scrabble with the dictionary sitting right at your feet, this is not for you. However, if you’re one of those people…
SportsPage: Your Social Sports Magazine Review

Use SportsPage ($0,99) to create a custom sports themed news feed that tracks teams, locations, and sports. SportsPage strives to be the “social sports magazine” by combining both sports related news and tweets from Twitter. The app creates a custom…
Doodle Truck 2 Review

Transport the load safely in this steady yet unexceptional physics based driving title. I’m not after sympathy, but games like Doodle Truck 2 are frequently the hardest to review. Those games are the ones that are best described as “fine.”…
Sky Hero Review – An Endless Runner Game

Sky Hero ($0,99) looks and plays great, while also feeling derivative and non-essential. Compatibility: Universal Developer: Kokonut Studio Publisher: Chillingo Price: $0.99 Size: 37.2 MB Language: English Endless runner games. They’re kind of the rage, lately, and Sky Hero is…
Writer Rumble Review – Combines Word Games With Fighting Games

Writer Rumble ($0.99) by GameFly Games is a refreshing new take on the traditional Scrabble word game. As they say, words never hurt you … that is, until now. Compatibility: Universal Size: 39.4 MB Language: English Seller: GameFly Games I’m…
Word Bird Review – A Innovative Word Game

It’s funny, I’ve never had a taste for physical word games (i.e. word games that require a board or something) and yet I really enjoy video games that do pretty much the same thing. Granted I tend to prefer word…
The Bowling Dead Review

Knock zombies over with bowling balls? Check. Pity, it’s a pretty shallow affair that requires real money to truly see the benefits. Are zombies overused in games? Probably. A quick search through the App Store will easily produce 300 million…
Revenge Of The Rob-O-Bot Review

While pinball perfection this is not, it sure makes a good case for a lengthy play through or twenty. It is getting harder and harder to make up ground in the pinball simulation space on iOS. So many stellar retro…
Starbloom Review

A soothing journey through space, creating and destroying the stars in a solar system. Music responds to the press of a fingertip, colors explode everywhere. There is a certain joy to be found in an App that allows both the…

Fantastic illustrations and a reasonably interesting story aren’t quite enough to make up for the rest of this line-drawing prison escape’s shortcomings. Compatibility: iPhone, iTouch Developer: Superfunco Price: $0.99 Size: 23.6 MB Mixing genres can be tough. Focus too much…
Jet Raiders Review – A Top-Down Airplane Shooter

Jet Raiders ($1,99) is a top-down airplane shooter that takes players through a variety of missions to destroy any and all enemies without crashing or getting shot down. Compatibility: Universal Developer: BYTERUSH Price: $1.99 Size: 274.0 MB Initial release Nov…

Nara Mobile (FREE)  is a restaurant recommendation app that discovers eateries based on personal preferences, but it only caters to major cities in the U.S. and Canada. Compatibility: iPhone, iTouch Developer: Nara Logics, Inc. Price: Free Size: 3.0 MB Language:…
War of Eclipse Review – A Retro Style Game

Fight to reclaim the planet from an army of gigantic mutant flying things in Game Stew’s latest one-touch time killer. Being a rather big fan of Game Stew’s earlier iOS release, Tower of Fortune, I was pretty excited to see…
Raiden Legacy Review

Raiden Legacy ($4.99) by DotEmu is a collection of portrait scrolling games from the original Raiden series by Seibu Kaihatsu. Put on your Hammer pants and take a trip back to 1990 as you blast your way through tanks, jet…
Towers & Dungeons Review

Build a tower that stretches to the heavens or a dungeon that reaches into the depths of the earth in this free-to-play builder that’s high on style, and unfortunately overdrawn on adorable. I’ve constructed massive towers that rise above the…
300 Dwarves HD Review – A Tower Defense Game

300 Dwarves ($2,99) is a decent tower defense game, but it doesn’t bring anything revolutionary to the genre. Compatibility: Universal Developer: Josh Presseisen Price: $2.99 Size: 205.0 MB Tower defense games are abundant in the App Store. There are quite…