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All Star Quarterback Review

All Star Quarterback Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Train your way to the Super Bowl in this free-to-play sports management game.

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Earthworm Alchemy Review

Earthworm Alchemy Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Feed this funny looking worm and dodge bombs in this charming, free-to-play arcade game.

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Heroes of Gaia Review

Heroes of Gaia Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This free-to-play rpg looks a lot like Heroes of Might and Magic, but it's poor interface and layering of mechanics makes it feel unnecessarily messy.

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Murder in the Hotel Lisbon Review

Murder in the Hotel Lisbon Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This old-school looking adventure games includes some new twists to keep its murder mystery plot entertaining throughout.

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One Tap Desert Hero Review

One Tap Desert Hero Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
This one-touch arcade game uses random elements and unlocks to try to keep things interesting, but ultimately feels like a lonely, empty desert.

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Hero Emblems Review

Hero Emblems Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Match-three to defeat waves of monsters in this challenging puzzle RPG.

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Game of Thrones – A Telltale Games Series Review

Game of Thrones – A Telltale Games Series Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Take command of House Forrester as they play the Game of Thrones.

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AR-K 2 English Point and Click Adventure Review

AR-K 2 English Point and Click Adventure Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This point-and-click adventure game is almost so middling it's good, but only almost.

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Gentlemen…Ricochet Mini! Review

Gentlemen…Ricochet Mini! Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This de-make of the original is remarkably and admirably retro, but is it worth playing this stripped-down version?

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Docking Sequence Review

Docking Sequence Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This throwback title challenges players to dock or be destroyed.

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Workflow: Powerful Automation Made Simple Review

Workflow: Powerful Automation Made Simple Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This powerful app lets users accomplish multiple tasks at touch of a button in a way that is more visual than some of the competition.

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Narborion Saga Review

Narborion Saga Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This choose-your-own adventure style gamebook has some plot holes, but is still enjoyable as a free game.

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Sneaky Sneaky Review

Sneaky Sneaky Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This stealth game combines real-time and turn-based action into a winning formula.

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Seconds to Live Review

Seconds to Live Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Play to win real money in this bizarre take on a snake game.

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Boulder Jack Review

Boulder Jack Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This good looking endless runner takes a few cues from Crash Bandicoot, but is otherwise yet another runner.

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Space Age: A Cosmic Adventure Review

Space Age: A Cosmic Adventure Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This beautiful game captures the wonder and mystery of discovering a new planet, but doesn't stick to its strengths throughout.

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Trouble With Robots Review

Trouble With Robots Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Use peasants, dwarves, and other fantasy characters to fend off the robots in this card-based strategy game.

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Roller Polar Review

Roller Polar Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Jump over all kinds of wintery hazards in this endless casual game reminiscent of Flappy Bird.

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Lucha Amigos Review

Lucha Amigos Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Slingshot turtles and use special powers to defeat evil cacti in this Angry Birds-like game.

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ROTO Review

ROTO Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Players that enjoy simplistic one-touch puzzle platformers may get some mileage out of ROTO, but how much mileage is hard to say.

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Bean’s Quest 2: Bean Dreams Review

Bean’s Quest 2: Bean Dreams Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Bean's Quest 2: Bean Dreams delivers on its promise of being more of the first game, for better or for worse.

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Monster Strike Review

Monster Strike Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Collect monsters and battle by flinging them across the battlefield in this strangely compelling strategy game.

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Sunburn! Review

Sunburn! Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Platform through the depths of space to make sure your entire crew dies together in this satisfying and intriguing puzzle platformer.

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FRAMED Review

FRAMED Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Rearrange comic book-like panels to change the outcome of a story in this noir-ish, thrilling puzzle game.

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Would you like to know what we thought of being an infinite golfer? Check out our Golfinity review!

Golfinity offers unlimited ways to test your skills at golf. Here are a few ways to make sure your score doesn’t get too high and your spirits don’t get too low.


 

Considering Perspective is Crucial

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  • Yes, Golfinity is most easily compared to Desert Golfing, but did you know the devs from NimbleBit have described the game as Desert Golfing meets Monument Valley? That being said, occasionally the game will present some differences in depth that seem deliberately confusing. When in doubt about these changes, play it safe, be prepared to get a bad score, or get ready to retry.
  • On the flipside, there will be times when a level presents no depth changes or holes. This is typically toward the beginning of the game. When presented with courses like these, don’t fear the power of your stroke. Hitting the ball super-hard generally won’t knock it out of bounds, and it might be just what you need to ricochet right past some annoying obstacles.
  • Always look carefully at the course your dealing with. Golfinity makes it really easy to just jump into the next level swinging, but don’t be overly tempted to do so. Courses can be tricky, and making sure you tap the lower left corner of the screen to get a good look at the whole course can save you from some poor initial strokes.


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Golfinity Review

Golfinity Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This endless golfer presents infinite courses suspended in 3D space that incorporate ramps, stairs, holes, and more to infinitely challenge players.

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Cato and Macro Review

Cato and Macro Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Although it looks like a mobile version of real-time strategy game, Cato and Macro is actually a bizarre form of a tower defense featuring characters from Simon Scarrow's book series.

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Chain Breaker Review

Chain Breaker Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Control a knight's fate by cutting chains, dropping weights, and defeating enemies in this novel twist on the runner genre.

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Adventure Age Review

Adventure Age Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
There's a lot of customization and party building fun to make this puzzler pretty engrossing, provided players can fight through the bugs.

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Lost Viking Review

Lost Viking Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This puzzle game mixes the gameplay of games like Threes! with roguelike elements.

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