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Angry Birds Evolution beginner's guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on June 22nd, 2017

Angry Birds changes things up a fair bit in its latest iteration, Angry Birds Evolution. The familiar sling-shot physics mechanics are still there, but the game now features team-based gameplay, RPG elements, and a new top-down view.

With all of the new changes, you'll really have to step up your game. Don't worry -- we're here for you. Here are a few beginner's tips to help you along.

SUP Multiplayer Racing beginner's guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on June 7th, 2017

SUP Multiplayer Racing takes your typical racing game and pares it down to its elements. Rather than steering your car for yourself, the controls have been reduced to two buttons -- one for jumping and changing lanes, the other for using your turbo abilities.

While it sounds simple, there's actually a lot of strategy involved. You'll need to learn how to take out your opponents, and use your boosts to your advantage. The game throws you right in with players of all abilities, so you'll have to figure things out quickly. Lucky for you, we're here to help.

Magikarp Jump beginner's guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on May 26th, 2017

Magikarp Jump is a mystifying little game. Part Tamagotchi, part idle clicker, there's not a whole lot of video game there, per se, but for some reason we can't help coming back to it again and again.

Your goal is to train up a little Magikarp to be the strongest, best jumper by feeding it endless amounts of food and giving it plenty of exercise. It sounds simplistic, but there's actually a good bit going on beneath the surface. We have a few tips to help you rise through the ranks in the game's early hours.

Zombie Gunship Survival Beginner's Guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on May 25th, 2017

The much anticipated Zombie Gunship Survival is here. In this latest entry in the Zombie Gunship franchise, you're tasked with supporting ground troops and protecting your base from the zombie horde. There's a lot of rich base building fun, and plenty of weapons to upgrade.

But all of that choice can feel a bit overwhelming to start. Here are a few beginner tips to help you start to grow your base and become a true survivor.

Crash Club beginner's guide: How to cause major havoc

Posted by Jessica Famularo on May 15th, 2017

Crash Club is a hugely chaotic multiplayer high score chaser. The aim of the game? To smash into as many things as possible, including other cars. If that's not enough destruction for you, you can load up your car with guns to pick off your opponents from afar.

It sounds simple on paper, but when you throw 30 players into the mix, things can get pretty crazy, especially as a low level player. We have a few tips to help you survive and grow more powerful.

Injustice 2 beginner's guide: How to brawl with the best

Posted by Jessica Famularo on May 12th, 2017

Injustice 2 Mobile has finally arrived, giving fighting game fans another outlet for quality brawling on iOS and Android. The game's mobile iteration sees you tapping to fight it out against familiar DC heroes and baddies. There's a lot of complexity you'll need to master before you can become a true champion, though. We've gathered a few tips to help get you started.

Battle Bay beginner's guide: How to stay ahead of the competition

Posted by Jessica Famularo on May 11th, 2017

Battle Bay is Rovio’s latest game, trading mean-spirited birds for tiny warships. It’s as good it as it gets when it comes to competitive mobile games.

While it’s great fun heading out to the high seas to challenge the competition, there’s a lot of strategy and planning involved, too. Here are a few tips to help you get ahead.

CATS: Crash Arena Turbo Stars guide - How to build the ultimate machine

Posted by Jessica Famularo on May 4th, 2017

CATS: Crash Arena Turbo Stars is all about building the ultimate fighting machine. While you don't actively fight in battles, you do have to build a gizmo that can stand up to any challenge it faces.

You can't just stick parts any which way and hope to brute force things. You'll need to think carefully when building your car, and with the wide range of different weapons and machine parts, there's no truly right way to build an amazing car. It takes a good deal of experimentation to create your own dream machine. Fortunately for you, we have a few tips to help you in the right direction.

Transformers: Forged to Fight beginner's guide - how to master combat

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 12th, 2017

Transformers: Forged to Fight is a multiplayer brawler that pulls no punches. You get to traverse the world, slowly building up a team of your own, custom-trained autobots. The game has a AAA sheen -- the bots are gorgeously animated, and fighting is fast and fun. With that said, there are many layers of complexity in this game that take a bit of research to truly master. Combat is just one of the facets you'll need to master in this new punch'em up. Here are a few tips to help you get ahead in a fight.

Faily Tumbler beginner's guide: How to master the art of falling

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 11th, 2017



Faily Tumbler
is the latest endless runner from Spunge Games, purveyors of other Faily games like Faily Brakes. In past entries, you were, as the name suggests, careening downhil on a vehicle with malfunctioning brakes. If you crashed, your poor character would ragdoll about until coming to a jumbled stop. Faily Tumbler focuses purely on the falling bits of these games.

It's your job to keep tumbling for as long as possible, simultaneously outrunning an intense lava flow from an erupting volcano and dodging a mess of spikey plants, whirlpools, and firey magma pools. It's not easy, especially when falling uncontrollably. Fortunately we have a few tips to help you succeed.

Gangstar New Orleans beginner's guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 4th, 2017



The Gangstar series made its return last week, serving up more GTA-esque open world antics. As you might have guessed, the game travels to New Orleans, where you turn to a life of crime in the deep south. With the game's expansive city, there are plenty of opportunities to stir up some trouble, but really making your name in the bayou's underbelly requires a certain level of finesse. Fortunately we're here to help you as you take your first steps to becoming a criminal mastermind.

Crash of Cars beginner's guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 30th, 2017

Crash of Cars is a fun new entry in the realm of multiplayer beat 'em ups. It's basically bumper cars off the rails -- players drive around in vehicles of their choosing -- anything from a mini-van to the weinermobile in all of its glory -- smashing into and shooting at their opponents. It's good, silly fun.

Power Rangers: Legacy Wars beginner's guide

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 28th, 2017

Rita Repulsa is back, but this time she's invading your mobile phone in Power Rangers: Legacy Wars. What looks to be a straightforward beat 'em up is actually a tough-as-nails multiplayer strategy game that requires some deft tactical maneuvering. We have a few tips to help you on your way.

The best new games we played this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 25th, 2017


It's been quite the week, but now that all of that business is out of the way, it's time to hunker down with some of the excellent games that were released over the past few days. There's a fair few to help you relax in your down time or if you're travelling out and about and need some distraction. Let's get to it.

Ticket to Earth beginner's guide: How to survive space colony life

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 23rd, 2017


Robot Circus launched Ticket to Earth as part of the App Store's indie games event last week. If you're not quite digging the space operatics Mass Effect: Andromeda is serving up, you'll be pleased to know that there's a surprising alternative on mobile.