Posts Tagged retro

Lost Yeti Review

Lost Yeti Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Lost Yeti uses a Nintendo-styled aesthetic to be one of the most accurate retro games on iOS.

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Ninja Boxing Calculator Review

Ninja Boxing Calculator Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
As a retro curiosity and historical piece, Ninja Boxing Calculator does the job, but it's really quite unexciting by modern standards.

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M.U.L.E. Returns Review

M.U.L.E. Returns Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
The classic Atari game of supply and demand economies is back with a fresh coat of paint.

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Death Tower Review

Death Tower Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
A little bit Zelda, a little bit Final Fantasy, with an added twist of zazz.

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Asteroid Smash Review

Asteroid Smash Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
A multiplayer game where the goal is to mine friends’ asteroids and build attack ships to take out their moon bases in order to be the last one standing.

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Wizardous: An Apprentice’s Betrayal Review

Wizardous: An Apprentice’s Betrayal Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Wizardous is a magical side scroller that has all the traits of a retro 8-bit classic, complete with an addictive soundtrack.

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Apple Dash HD Review

Apple Dash HD Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
A nostalgic trip for many, Apple Dash HD is a highly enjoyable and challenging vertical platformer.

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Double Dragon Review

Double Dragon Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
This faithful and worthwhile update of the original Double Dragon is an excellent blast from the past.

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Jack N’ Jill Review

Jack N’ Jill Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
With its black-and-white retro visuals, Jack N' Jill is a charming but deceptively challenging little platformer.

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Ice Cream Surfer Review

Ice Cream Surfer Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Even a great retro art style can't save this sloppy shooter.

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Kid Tripp Review

Kid Tripp Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Kid Tripp is challenging, but far too often slips into frustration.

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Prehistorik Review

Prehistorik Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Originally from the Stone Age of console games, this update of a classic platformer doesn't quite hit the mark due to haphazard controls.

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R.Type Review

R.Type Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
There might be a subtle name change but R.Type is still as fiendishly difficult as it ever was.

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Kavinsky Review

Kavinsky Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Kavinsky doesn't quite work as a fully formed game, but it's a vaguely interesting mix of beat em up and driving action.

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Samurai Shodown II Review

Samurai Shodown II Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
The classic beat-em-up comes to iOS for the first time, but is hampered by control and difficulty issues.

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Contra: Evolution Review

Contra: Evolution Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Contra: Evolution looks better than the original arcade game, but it's hampered with inadequate controls.

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Rocket Pirate! Review

Rocket Pirate! Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
A decent, if unmemorable, pirate shoot 'em up.

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Workout (7 Minute Body Fitness Exercise) Review

Workout (7 Minute Body Fitness Exercise) Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Break a sweat in 7 minutes with this simple and elegant exercise app that doesn’t require any expensive equipment or sophisticated techniques.

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Pixel Rush Review

Pixel Rush Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
It's almost inexplicable how satisfying this endless runner is.

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Hipstamatic Oggl Review

Remember Hipstamatic? It's back with a host of features to challenge the likes of Instagram.

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Karateka Classic Review

Karateka Classic Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Karateka Classic is a port of a classic fighting game that holds up rather well today.

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Talisman: Prologue HD Review

Talisman: Prologue HD Review

iPad Only App - Designed for the iPad
It's pretty, and it will certainly conjure memories, but Talisman: Prologue is only an appetizer - not the main course.

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Gargoyle Ruins Review

Gargoyle Ruins Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Game Stew's latest bizarro throwback hybrid is an unfortunate exception to an otherwise impressive release record.

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QuestLord Review

QuestLord Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Getting from Point A to Point B can be a bit of a drag, but QuestLord is still a fun and accessible throwback to classic Western RPGs.

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Fester Mudd: Curse Of The Gold Episode 1 Review

Fester Mudd: Curse Of The Gold Episode 1 Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Invoking classic adventure games of old, Fester Mudd is both a homage to those greats and its own master in demonstrating what's so memorable about the genre.

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Brickout Zero Gravity Review

Brickout Zero Gravity Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
It’s a twist on the classic brick breaking game, with plenty of surprises to keep gamers happy.

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Mythic Mountain Review

Mythic Mountain Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Simple yet nostalgic, Mythic Mountain could do with more structure, but it's still a quite pleasant snowboarding-themed endless runner.

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247 Missiles Review

247 Missiles Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
247 Missiles is a homage to the classic Missile Command. It's fun, too, with a handy upgrade system to extend play.

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Briquid Review

Briquid Review

An addicting and challenging physics puzzler that's not for the faint of heart.

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Relic Rush Review

Relic Rush Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Want a one-touch game fro your phone? Check out Relic Rush.

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