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Castle Creeps TD Guide: You capture the castle

Posted by Jessica Famularo on January 7th, 2017

A new year means all new games, and Castle Creeps TD is one of the first out of the gate. It's a cheery and colorful tower defense game with lots of crafting and upgrades and all sorts of juicy stuff to get into. If you're not familiar with tower defense games, though, you might be feeling a bit lost. We have a few beginner's tips to help you get started.

Hot Wheels: Race Off Guide - How to keep those wheels a-spinnin'

Posted by Jessica Famularo on December 27th, 2016

Hot Wheels is back with a new physics-based racing challenge that has you pulling some tough stunts before you achieve victory. Race along the iconic orange track gathering coins and doing tricks to earn higher scores. It can be tricky, but we have some advice to help you on your way.

Tiny Rails Guide: How to keep chugging along

Posted by Jessica Famularo on December 20th, 2016

Tiny Rails is a pleasant little train management sim that sees you cruising from city to city in your very own locomotive. For the most part, the game is pretty hands-off as you wait to reach your destination and adjust your train’s cargo and supplies. It takes some doing, though, especially when you have to keep passengers happy and maintain your budget. Here are a few tips to keep your own railway running smoothly.

Hill Climb Racing 2 Beginner's Guide: How to pop wheelies and power through

Posted by Jessica Famularo on December 17th, 2016

Hill Climb Racing
is back with an even more popular sequel that’s been climbing hills of its own in the App Store. It’s a lot of muddy, physics-heavy racing that is incredibly satisfying, although there is a strategic element required, especially when playing against human opponents. Use these tips to help you get ahead.

Amateur Surgeon 4 Guide: Advanced tips and tricks for your budding clinic

Posted by Jessica Famularo on December 5th, 2016

Amateur Surgeon 4 is still tackling the competition at the top of the App Store charts, so if you haven't tried it out yet, you should probably do that right away. If you've been at it for a while, though, perhaps you're ready to start expanding your strategy and learning some new techniques for the game's more challenging levels. We've got you set with this new, more advanced guide. Let's get started.

Amateur Surgeon 4 Guide: Become the world's top 'Improvised Surgeon'

Posted by Jessica Famularo on December 2nd, 2016

It's time to wield your trusty pizza cutter again, as Amateur Surgeon has returned with a whole fresh set of challenges (and some old, familiar ones, too). Starting anew isn't easy, especially when all you have at your disposal is a lighter, the aforementioned pizza cutter, and an office stapler to get the job done. We believe in you, though, and we've even prepared a few tips to help you improve right away.

You can now play game's on Facebook Messenger - Here's how

Posted by Jessica Famularo on December 1st, 2016

Facebook launched its new Instant Games platform in an exciting new attempt to engage its user base. As a result, you can now play a number of different games directly through Facebook Messenger. All of these games run with HTML5, meaning you play them right within Messenger -- there’s no need to install separate apps. While none of the games are multiplayer, you can still send screenshots of the leaderboards to lure your friends into some friendly competition.

As fun as this may all sound, getting started isn’t super clear. Let’s walk through the process step by step.

Don't Grind Guide: Tips for becoming top banana

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 29th, 2016

Don’t Grind
is a surprising, derpy little one touch game with fun hand-drawn graphics. The goal is simple -- get the high score without being chopped to bits. That can be tough when you’re not used to the game, and that’s compounded by the fact that the game doesn’t really give you much direction to start with. Use this beginner’s guide to get started.

Archery King Guide: How to conquer the Time Race

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 29th, 2016

Archery King
launched last week, sending mobile gamers into a competitive archery frenzy. The game is challenging, but great fun, with a simple multiplayer component that encourages you to develop your skills.

If you’ve already gotten the hang of things (perhaps thanks to our nifty beginner’s guide), it might be high time for you to take part in the Time Race, the only competitive mode that earns you premium currency. It’s a long way to the top of the leader boards if you’re aiming to cash in on the big prizes, but this guide will set you on your way.

Super Cat Tales Guide: Tips for a purr-fect platformer

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 26th, 2016

If there was one thing Super Mario Bros. was missing, it was probably fuzzy, snuggly cats. Luckily we live in a reality where that has now come to pass in the form of Super Cat Tales, an adorable retro platformer that subsitutes Italian plumbers for itty bitty kittens. Super Cat Tales is familiar territory for any Super Mario fan, but we have a few tips to help you go the extra mile.

Archery King Guide: Become an expert marksman

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 26th, 2016

Miniclip's latest game, Archery King launched this week with a fresh spin on the FPS -- archery! It's a multiplayer game that has you hitting targets trying to best your opponents. The controls are floaty and difficult, meaning you'll have to take a strategic approach if you want to do things right. We have a few tips to help you out.

Order's Up Guide: How to rise in the ranks

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 24th, 2016

Order’s Up brings the fast-paced frenzy of restaurant work to mobile in this new game by Appsolute Games. Players have to fill orders as a deluge of customers pour into your fledgling restaurant. It’s simple, high-paced fun, but there are a few things you should know if you want to get a high score and move on to new restaurant ventures.

Fantastic Beasts: Cases Guide - How to become a particularly good finder

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 19th, 2016

Just in time for the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them comes a companion game -- Fantastic Beasts: Cases from the Wizarding World. It's a standard hidden object game with stylish illustrations that really evoke that whimsical Harry Potter feel. The game even has its own, separate story line if you can't get enough. Cases from the Wizarding World isn't without its challenges though, so we have a few tips to help you save the day.

DragonVale World Guide: How to breed rare dragons and expand your park

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 19th, 2016

DragonVale World
is still doing quite well on the App Store. This isn’t entirely surprising considering all of the adorable dragons available in game for you to collect. It’s quite easy to get into an unbreakable dragon breeding loop. While we already discussed some beginner tips, it’s time to get into the nitty gritty and talk some more advanced techniques for creating the ultimate dragon park.

Design Home Guide: How to become a five-star interior designer

Posted by Jessica Famularo on November 18th, 2016

If you've always wanted free reign in decorating houses, Design Home is pretty much your dream game. The goal is to design rooms to the best of your abilities. Other players then vote on your room to give you a star score, and you can vote on those of others, too. Interior design in a game isn't always that simple, though. There are some tiny details you'll need to consider. Luckily for you, we've figured some of those details out already in this handy guide.