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Space Expedition Review

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By Jordan Minor on November 24th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: ONE SMALL STEP
The only thing boring about Space Expedition's lonely journey is its title.
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Jet Run: City Defender Review

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By Jordan Minor on November 11th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: PRETTY
Jet Run: City Defender's beauty might be its own worst enemy.
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Vektor Review

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By Jordan Minor on November 10th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: EVERYBODY RUNS
Vektor blends genuinely interesting infinite running mechanics with a dark and stylish sci-fi atmosphere.
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Cosmic Adventure Space Age Set to Arrive This Week

Posted by Ellis Spice on November 4th, 2014
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The Incident developer Big Bucket has announced that its next game, Space Age, will be releasing this week on the App Store.

Space Age is described as a 'cosmic adventure' set in the futuristic world of 1976. Following a band of intergalactic explorers who land on Kepler-16, a seemingly uninhabited planet, it's soon discovered that something is very familiar and strange about this planet.

You''ll be able to welcome Space Age into your world pretty soon, with the game set to come out for iOS on November 6th.

UPDATE: Due to the review process taking longer than expected, Space Age is now set to launch on November 13th.

Planet Hop Review

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By Jordan Minor on November 3rd, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: ENTER THE VOID
Planet Hop is as empty and unforgiving as space itself. That's not a bad thing.
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Interstellar Review

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By Jordan Minor on October 9th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: DARK NIGHT
The Interstellar game is a curious, if cold, tie-in to Christopher Nolan's upcoming film.
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Glidefire Review

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By Jordan Minor on September 11th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar :: LUKEWARM
Even with its carefully crafted levels, Glidefire still feels like something made by a machine.
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Celleste Review

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By Jordan Minor on August 14th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar :: COWS OVER THE MOON
Celleste's style can't save its tedious gameplay.
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Angels in the Sky Review

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By Jordan Minor on August 7th, 2014
Our rating: starstarhalfstarblankstarblankstar :: ANGELFIRE
Angels in the Sky is a technically impressive, but rigid and creatively soulless shooting gallery.
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Sentinel 4: Dark Star, Strategy Tower Defense Coming Soon

Posted by Jessica Fisher on August 4th, 2014

In 2009 Origin8 released Sentinel, a sci fi Tower Defense game. The app and its following two installments (Sentinel 2: Earth Defense & Sentinel 3: Homeworld) have been consistently highly rated and reviewed. Fans of the series can now rejoice as Sentinel 4: Dark Star has been submitted to Apple for approval.

Sentinel 4: Dark Star will offer players a new campaign with 26 unique maps, an endless mode, new enemies, a huge array of weapons including Uber towers, and the new improved Stronghold. You will also have access to Commander heroes that can earn experience and level-up. As you win you can upload your score to the Global Nexus, which rewards you for furthering the worldwide cooperative push. Origin8 has also retooled the game's tech to include real-time dynamic lighting and shader effects to give the game atmosphere.

While there is no set release date yet for Sentinel 4: Dark Star, fans take heart as it will not be long now.

Revolution 60 Review

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By Jordan Minor on July 24th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: LASS EFFECT
Revolution 60 is a bold, cinematic action game with ambition to spare.
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Miniverse Review

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By Jordan Minor on July 10th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: SMALL WONDER
Miniverse's biggest treats are unfortunately out of reach.
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Mecha Ace Review

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By Lee Hamlet on June 25th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: ACES HIGH
Mecha Ace will grip players with its intense story, forcing them to make tough choices that have lasting consequences.
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Mi-Clos Studio Celebrates the Success of Out There with a 50% Off Sale

Posted by Jessica Fisher on June 13th, 2014
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Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: A LITTLE LOST (IN SPACE) :: Read Review »

Out There, the dark sci-fi adventure game by Mi-Clos Studio, has hit 100,000 sales. To celebrate their momentous achievement Mi-Clos is slashing the price of the game in half for the next few days.

The game features a soundtrack by award-winning composer Siddhartha Barnhoorn (Antichamber, The Stanley Parable) and has won multiple awards for its design. Mi-Clos Studio also says that a special edition for PC is in the works.

Now that's it's $1.99, this is a great time to check out Out There.

Tales of Honor: The Secret Fleet Review

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By Rob Thomas on May 6th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar :: TALES OF TEDIUM
Being both a licensed tie-in and free-to-play makes it seem like Tales of Honor already has two strikes against it. However, the experience has potential - it just falters due to repetitive, unchanging gameplay.
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