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Matchblocks Review

Matchblocks ($0,99) is a unique puzzle game that relies on quick thinking and quick fingers for success. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Nov 29, 2012 Size: 4.5 MB Language: English Seller: One Minute Games Commander Pixman creator One Minute Games is…
Tomato Destroyer Review

Tomato Destroyer (Free) by Vladimir Ballo is the story of a worm who is harvesting grain. Out of nowhere, tomatoes and carrots try to attack him. These mutant vegetables are hindering Wormy’s progress, and he’s had it with them. As…
Minigore 2: Zombies Review

Minigore ($1,99) is back with a new zombified sequel, but does the game just kind of saunter around aimlessly? Compatibility: Universal Developer: Mountain Sheep Price: $1.99 Initial release: Dec 6, 2012 Size: 47.1 MB It’s been a long time, Minigore.…
Into the Dead Review – Run And Don’t Look Back

Sick of zombies yet? Well too bad. If people keep making excellent iOS games featuring zombies, I’m going to keep playing and enjoying them. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Dec 6, 2012 Developer: PikPok Price: FREE Size: 32.5 MB When the…
The Walking Dead: Assault Review

The Walking Dead already had a critically acclaimed game come out during 2012. But like the walkers themselves, a property this popular is just going to keep coming. That’s why Gamagio and Skybound have joined forces to create The Walking…
Party Place Review – Build the ultimate Party House

The social gaming connoisseurs at Zynga have decided we need more drama in our lives, and Party Place (FREE) provides just the atmosphere to achieve it! You have the task of throwing party after wild party, stirring up trouble with…
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Review

Ten years ago, some of our readers were too young to legally purchase Grand Theft Auto: Vice City ($4,99) for themselves. This open-world crime game features rough language and edgy subject matter that sets it apart from the generally tame…
Racing Pro Review

Racing Pro (Free) by Intuitive Computers is a game that lets you finally live the dream of becoming a professional racing driver. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Dec 8, 2012 Size: 61.9 MB Language: English Seller: Intuitive Computers The gameplay is…
Snow Brawlin’ Review

Do you want to return to childhood and experience a snowball fights? Well, Snow Brawlin’ (FREE) can help you to realize your dreams. Snow Brawlin’ is a funny and cute game that will give you a good old fashioned snowball…
Solitaire Kingdom Supreme Review

Solitaire Kingdom Supreme ($0,99) Is actually the word game’s elder, in a way. It came first, and a number of its mechanics made their way into the newer title. As such, there are a number of familiar elements at work…
Audiobooks HQ Review

Audiobooks HQ ($1,99) gives users access to over 5300 audiobooks, comprising of many of the great classics over the years. Compatibility: iPhone, iTouch Initial release: Dec 10, 2012 Developer: Inkstone Software Price: $1.99 Size: 15.3 MB It’s pretty difficult to…
Hollywood Monsters Review

Hollywood Monsters ($5,99) is a fairly enjoyable adventure game but one that suffers for its controls and bizarre puzzles. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Dec 6, 2012 Developer: Bulkypix Price: $5.99 Size: 1.5 GB Language: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish From…
Race of Champions World Review

The yearly event makes its second entry onto the App Store. Though this outing is far stronger, it still falls short of what we have come to expect from other racing experiences on the platform. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Nov…
Bunny Cannon Review

It’s weird to think – as someone from a completely different culture, anyway – that Pachinko is such a massive deal to so many people. Then again, the basic principle of bouncing a tiny ball around a vertical surface covered…
Smurf Life Review

While “Smurf Life” sounds like an explicative you’d scream out your apartment window on a bad day, it’s actually an iOS game starring Belgium’s own Blue Man Group. Smurf Life is another game from Beeline Interactive, the studio behind the…
Frocket Review

Frocket ($0,99) is a barrel of laughs, but frustration sets in quickly. Remember the bit in Donkey Kong Country where you fired from barrel to barrel, making sure not to smash into anything dangerous? Frocket makes an entire game out…
KnightScape Review

If Medieval Times had an obstacle course, it would probably look a little something like this. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Dec 5, 2012 Price: FREE Size: 46.3 MB Language: English Seller: Mojaro If they had American Gladiators in medieval times,…
Allods Adventure Review

Mobile games are becoming an increasingly attractive way to market goods to consumers. They’re cheaper to make than console games, have a wider audience, and tend to be either free or very affordable. There’s movie tie-ins like Wreck-It Ralph and…
Critical Missions: SWAT Review

It would be so much easier to enjoy this attempt at bringing a PC classic to iOS if the controls weren’t such a mess. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Nov 30, 2012 Price: $2,99 Developer: Studio OnMars Price: $2.99 Size: 71.0…
Jet Trains Review – An Arcade Racing Game With Upgradable Trains

Jet Trains ($0,99) is an action-packed arcade racing game with upgradable trains and villainous foes. Show the world you run the fastest train around in this fast-paced train trip. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Dec 10, 2012 Price: $0,99 Size: 165.0…

A whole lot of SketchPhrase‘s fun depends on who’s playing but when it all “clicks” it can be incredibly silly fun. I doubt there are many people out there who haven’t played Telephone in some capacity. It’s kind of a…
Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition Review

One of the best RPGs of the 1990s comes to the iPad. It’s still great but that greatness is marred by some serious control issues. Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition ($9,99) is a hard game. It always was, to be fair.…
StarTrail Review

One of the many nice consequences of mobile gaming’s somewhat limiting nature is how great it is at fostering arcade sensibilities. It’s the perfect venue for small games based on mastering one simple but deceptively deep mechanic. StarTrail (FREE) is…
Wozznic Review – A Word Puzzle Game

Wozznic – Word puzzle game (Free) by Ivanovich Games is a word-based version of the tile-based puzzle arcade game, Puzznic. This is the same guy that brought you the Letris So if you’re a fan of both words and puzzles,…
Megaplex Madness 2 Review – A Time Management Game

Megaplex Madness 2 (Free) by Big Fish Games, Inc is your classic time management game, such as Diner Dash and Nightclub Mayhem. This game’s flavor is obviously popcorn because you’re in charge of managing the new megaplex theater. Compatibility: iPhone,…
Knowbody Knows Review – A Party Board Game

Knowbody Knows (Free) by Uncle Rez Games is a social app based on the board game of the same name. How well do you know your friends? Not as well as you think you do. Join up with two or…
Man in a Maze Review

A family-friendly maze puzzler that’s a little odd on the surface, but its humorous and varied gameplay makes it top-notch. If Man in a Maze were a real game show, it would spark a little controversy considering how dangerous it…
tweetary: Your Personal Twitter Diary for iPhone & iPad Review

Tweetary enables users to archive tweets for browsing and annotations at a later date. It’s useful but pricey. Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Dec 6, 2012 Developer: Tappnology Price: $4.99 Size: 25.8 MB Seller: tappnology Social networking tools are fantastic for…
Towel Tim Review

It is time to save Tim, the man running about in just a towel. Jump, attack, wall-jump, all in the name of humorous nudity? Compatibility: Universal Initial release: Nov 26, 2012 Developer: Ilot Béton Price: $1.99 Size: 41.7 MB Language:…