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Jennifer Allen

Senior Writer with the 148Apps Network since September 7, 2010

Jen lives in not so sunny Wales in the UK. She's been playing games of all kinds for the past 20 years. She's a freelance writer and would be utterly lost without her faithful iPhone.

Connect with Jennifer via:
Twitter: @jenjeahaly
Email :: jennifer.allen@148apps.com
Atelier: Draw, Sketch, Paint Review

Atelier: Draw, Sketch, Paint Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
More brushes would have been very convenient, but Atelier is still a quick to use and handy drawing app.

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Kotoro Review

Kotoro Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Combine colors to create different colors in this simple yet appealing puzzle game.

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Hills of Glory 3D Review

Hills of Glory 3D Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Tower defense with a twist. The twist being it doesn't work as well as one would hope.

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Hoots Review

Hoots Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
A Match-3 game taken right back to its basics, but sometimes that's all anyone could want.

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Weather Alarm Review

Weather Alarm Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Enjoy getting a heads up whenever the weather turns for the better with this easy to use weather based alarm app.

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Boom Beach Review

Boom Beach Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Following up such a huge hit as Clash of Clans comes with its own advantages and drawbacks in this base building multiplayer game.

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Cabin Escape: Alice’s Story Review

Cabin Escape: Alice’s Story Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Brief and occasionally a bit vague, Cabin Escape: Alice's Story is a freebie adventure game bound to entice fans.

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GooHoo Review

GooHoo Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
It might not bring anything particularly new to the table, but that doesn't stop GooHoo being an entertaining puzzle platformer.

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Little Big Adventure Review

Little Big Adventure Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
A charming classic brought to iOS, Little Big Adventure maintains its charm but that control system is awkward.

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Ravensburger Puzzle Review

Ravensburger Puzzle Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
The King of jigsaw puzzles comes to the iPad and is just as much fun as the physical version.

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Words & Cards Review

Words & Cards Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Make poker cards and create words in this fun mix of two popular competitive genres.

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Birdseye Mail Review

Birdseye Mail Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
A useful gmail email client, even if it isn't quite as exceptional as some others.

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TAPPD Review

TAPPD Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Enjoy sharing app recommendations with friends thanks to this interesting new social networking app.

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Mount Olympus Review

Mount Olympus Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
It won't challenge the iPad's capabilities or players' brain cells, but Mount Olympus still offers some simple fun for the novice adventurer.

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Defenders Review

Defenders Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Collect cards to improve and boost abilities in this familiar yet fun Tower Defense game.

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Dark Guardians Review

Dark Guardians Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Dark Guardians might look the part, but this rhythm game/endless runner hybrid lacks the depth needed to make it worth playing for any length of time.

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The Collectables Review

The Collectables Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
There's a fun if shallow shoot em up here, but it's clouded by far too many freemium mechanics.

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Peek Calendar Review

Peek Calendar Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Not one for those looking for complicated features or even multiple calendar support, Peek Calendar is an attractively minimalist calendar for those in a rush.

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Braveland Review

Braveland Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Pleasantly likeable, Braveland lacks some more detailed features but is still an enjoyable turn based RPG romp.

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Crazy Car Driver Review

Crazy Car Driver Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Too simple to really entice, this is an Endless Runner lacking any sign of depth.

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Shuyan The Kung Fu Princess Review

Shuyan The Kung Fu Princess Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
Conveying a positive story is a great step for Shuyan The Kung Fu Princess, even if it is to the detriment of the gameplay.

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Flight Review

Flight Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Making it stylish and easy to look at flight information, Flight is a handy tool for the regular traveller.

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Nova’s Dream Review

Nova’s Dream Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
One-touch gameplay means this physics based game is easy to learn but tricky to master.

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Word Forward Review

Word Forward Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Create words from tiles in order to get the lowest score in this simple yet enjoyable word game.

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Ikue Review

Ikue Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Piece together various tiles to fill the box in this simple to learn, tricky to master puzzle game.

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Surgeon Simulator Review

Surgeon Simulator Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
Not for the faint hearted or the squeamish, Surgeon Simulator is often awkward but there really isn't anything else like it.

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Piano Mania Review

Piano Mania Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
Learning to play the piano has never been quite so fun, or as simple.

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Pocket Gunfighters Review

Pocket Gunfighters Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Briefly entertaining, shoot-em-up Pocket Gunfighters fails to hook for any great length of time.

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Lost Light Review

Lost Light Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Simple to play and simple to look at, Lost Light is still a fairly enjoyable Matching game, even if it isn't overly exceptional.

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Perils of Man: Chapter 1 Review

Perils of Man: Chapter 1 Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
Ignore the dodgy voice acting and enjoy the entertaining adventuring that can be experienced here.

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