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Beatbuddy Gets MFi Controller Support, and is Having a Sale to Boot

Posted by Rob Rich on July 14th, 2015
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: KEEP TO THE BEAT :: Read Review »

The cuddly little rhythmamoebathat is Beatbuddy (okay maybe not "amoeba" but there's a certian similarity there) has just gotten an update, and gone on sale along with said update. Oonts-oonts-oonts and all that.

Alphabear - Tips, Tricks, and Strategies to Bear All That You Can Bear

Posted by Rob Rich on July 14th, 2015

[Can't decide if you can bear all that spelling? Check out our Alphabear review.]

Alphabear is a cool little spelling game that’s almost as habit-forming as its older sibling, Tripletown. That said, it can be a bit tricky at times. That’s why we’ve put together a little something that should help with wrangling those bears.

Galaxy Trucker is Getting a Steady Stream of New Multiplayer Missions

Posted by Rob Rich on July 14th, 2015
iPad App - Designed for iPad
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: IN FOR THE LONG HAUL :: Read Review »

I hope you've been practicing your sewer pipe fitting, because Galaxy Trucker (and Galaxy Trucker Pocket) are being bombarded with a bunch of new multiplayer missions.

Super Awesome Quest - Tips, Tricks, and Strategies on How to be Super Awesome

Posted by Jennifer Allen on July 14th, 2015

[Still can't decide if you want to hit that "Download" button? Take a look at our Super Awesome Quest! review.]

Have you just downloaded Super Awesome Quest! and you're not sure where to begin? Don’t worry about it! We’ve got you covered with our handy beginner’s guide, ready to get you all set up and flying through the early levels.

Starting Out

  • Right at the start, you get the choice of two heroes. You can control either Greg the Paladin or Val the Valkyrie. Don’t fret too much, though. Once you reach stage 8 you can unlock the other one and switch between them as and when you like.
  • As you play, you’ll learn that the different characters offer different benefits, so try to keep their levels about equal. This will seem trickier at first, but you’ll soon get used to regularly switching between the two.

Docady is a New Document Sorting App that's a Little Like Tinder

Posted by Rob Rich on July 14th, 2015
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

There's a new app in town and it's here to make sifting through your documents easier. And it's called Docady. I mean obviously that's what it's called. It's the name in the headline, right?

Five Nights at Freddy's 4 Gets an Official Trailer - Features a Solid Minute of NOPE

Posted by Rob Rich on July 14th, 2015

Freddy and his pals have been scaring the pants off of people for almost a full year. Now, weeks away from the one year annivarsary of the original Five Nights at Freddy's (seriously, the series has gotten four games in one year), we stand on the brink of Five Nights at Freddy's 4. And let me just say, it looks like the NOPE-iest bunch of NOPE that ever NOPED.

Bust-A-Move Islands: Mourning the Loss of a Fairly Average Freemium Game

Posted by Jennifer Allen on July 13th, 2015

Koi - Journey of a Fish Sure Looks Pretty, Doesn't it?

Posted by Rob Rich on July 13th, 2015

Koi - Journey of a Fish is a beautiful looking game that calls to mind Flower after about five seconds of watching it in action. And I'm totally okay with that.

Love You to Bits is a Very Cool (and Adorable) Looking Adventure That's Headed to the App Store

Posted by Rob Rich on July 13th, 2015

Say "hello" to Love You to Bits; a pretty great-looking point-and-click adventure that's coming to the App Store later this year.

Crayola DJ Brings Colorful, Kid-Friendly Music Mixing to the App Store

Posted by Rob Rich on July 13th, 2015
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: CREATIVE VIBES :: Read Review »

Crayola's music-making children's app has been available on Android devices for a bit already, but now it's time for the App Store to get some mix-mastering, Crayola DJ love.

PEAR 2.0 has Just Hit the App Store - Adds VO2 MAX, Personal Workouts, and More

Posted by Rob Rich on July 9th, 2015
iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad

PEAR 2.0 is live, and it adds a few things that have been a long time coming. In addition to all the fitness tracking it already provides, of course.

The Latest Update for Alto's Adventure Adds New Items, Support for Metal, and More

Posted by Rob Rich on July 9th, 2015
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: BEAUTIFUL BOARDING :: Read Review »

The new 1.1 update for Alto's Adventure has officially gone live, and it adds a fair bit of stuff to the endless downhill skier/llama racer.

Card Wars, the Freemium Game with the Premium Price, is Currently Free

Posted by Rob Rich on July 9th, 2015
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: COOL DWEEB :: Read Review »

I might be alone in my contempt of Card Wars, but I can't help finding it to be an insult. Charging a premium for what is basically a free-to-play game is just gross. And it's not even "basically," it is a free-to-play game. They just decided to charge money for it. Or at least they did, but now it's free so I'm not quite as mad.

To celebrate goats in gaming, we're giving away two £50 Steam vouchers

Posted by 148Apps Staff on July 9th, 2015

Goats are awesome - we're rather big fans of them here at 148Apps and to celebrate their great contribution to gaming, we're giving away two £50 Steam vouchers.

Mobile gaming has allowed us to live the mass-destruction lifestyle of a goat in Goat Simulator, fight off bottomless goat hunger and a zombie apocalypse in GoatZ, and jump around eating food and creating our own fiendish levels in the Goatup franchise.

You could say it's been pretty good to us goat lovers.

However, we wouldn't go so far as to call ourselves goat experts - as our score of 4 / 12 in this rather humorous online quiz would attest to.

Do you think you can tell your goat from your goatee? If so, take on the challenge yourself - after all, you can't do any worse than we did.

Here at Steel Media, we're giving away two £50 Steam vouchers to celebrate goats in gaming and all you have to do to enter is head on over to Twitter, retweet the following tweet, and follow us.

Easy as that goat quiz, right?

Competition rules

  • The competition closes on Tuesday July 14th, 2015 at 9am BST, and no entries will be accepted after this date.
  • The winner will be notified by Twitter shortly after the closing date of the competition - make sure you are following ou sister site, Pocket Gamer so your account can receive direct messages.
  • The competition is open to UK entrants only.
  • 148Apps parent company Steel Media's decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the winners of the competition.
  • By entering, you agree to the official rules and Steel Media's Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

LEGO Batman: Beyond Gotham - Tips, Tricks, and Strategies for Saving the World

Posted by Jessica Fisher on July 8th, 2015

[Not sure if you're ready for Batman in space? Take a look at ourLEGO Batman: Beyond Gotham review.]

Have you just picked up LEGO Batman: Beyond Gotham and never played a LEGO game before? it plays a lot like previous LEGO games, so if you follow along and try different characters for different puzzles you'll eventually get the hang of it.The in-game guide is pretty good, but here are a few more tips to get you started.