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Use Batting Average and the Apple Watch to Get Insights on Your Baseball Statistics

Posted by Jessica Fisher on April 26th, 2015
iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad

Batting Average, by Pixolini, is designed to help you manage your statistics. Every time you go to bat, you can use your Apple Watch to track yourswings, strikes, and hits.

Wrassling Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Rob Rich on April 23rd, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: GET READY TO WRUMBLE
Wrassling is a simple and super-fun take on professional wrestling.
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Watch This Homerun is Batting for the Apple Watch

Posted by Jessica Fisher on April 20th, 2015

Eyes Wide Games'Watch This Homerunis purportedly the first sports game coming to the Apple Watch, where you'll be up to bat as the pitcher tries to out-manuever you with fastballs, curveballs, and changeups. Using one-touch controls you can try to hit as many homeruns as possible. The game has a progression-based League system meant to make you really feel like you're a part of the team. You'll be able to track your achievements and progress on the leader boards, as well as compare your stats with friends to find out who the best batter is.

“We’ve seen where Apple Watch is going, and it’s clear that giving sports fans and gamers fast and easy ways to plug into their favorite pastimes anytime will be a defining feature of the platform,” said Eyes Wide Games CEO Stephen Griffin, in a press release. “With Watch This Homerun, we’re distilling the complete baseball experience down to its greatest hits in a form players can enjoy in just 10-15 seconds on the go.”

You'll be able to get ahold of Watch This Homerun later this month for the Apple Watch.

WWE 2K Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on April 20th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: VARIED PUNCHES
WWE 2K demonstrates there's plenty to learn while wrestling.
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Football Manager Classic 2015 has Hit the App Store

Posted by Jessica Fisher on April 13th, 2015
iPad App - Designed for iPad

SEGA has released the new Football Manager Classic 2015, which has been streamlined and redesigned to work on newer tablets. You'll be able to manage to a selection of 117 leagues from 51 nations, get to decide who you sign from the over 150,000 players from around the world, work on their training, decide which players get benched, select the tactics your team will use, and more as your guide your chosen team to the win. There is also a challenge mode that will test your skills with a variety of handicaps.

“Getting a full game mode from the home computer version of Football Manager onto tablets has been a dream of ours for a couple of years,” says Miles Jacobson, Studio Director for Sports Interactive, in a press release. “Finally there are some devices powerful enough to allow us to do this and we’re delighted to bring the most sophisticated football management experience to tablets to date.”

You can start your manager career by downloading Football Manager Classic 2015 for $19.99.

Stick Cricket 2 Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on March 16th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: SPORTY STICKS
Stick Cricket 2 demonstrates the simple pleasures of timing a hit just right.
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Grudgeball: Enter the Chaosphere Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jordan Minor on February 26th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: MUSCLE MEN
Regular Show gets an above average game.
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The ESPN SportsCenter App Gets a New Look, a New Name, and Additional Device Support

Posted by Ellis Spice on February 13th, 2015
+ Universal & Apple Watch App - Designed for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch

An update has arrived for ESPN's iOS app (Formerly 'ESPN SportsCenter'), bringing in further device support, a redesign, and the introduction of ESPN Now.

The app now takes advantage of the bigger iPad screen, with scores and news displayed at the same time. iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners will also be happy to hear that the app has been adapted to make full use of their bigger displays. The addition of ESPN Now, meanwhile, allows users to swipe to the right to access photos, videos, and social media content from ESPN. The cricket fans out there (insert obligatory 'C'mon England!' comment here) will also find that support for the upcoming Cricket World Cup has been added, bringing in video clips and scores from the 50 over contest to the app.

The updated ESPN app is available to download now for free.

All Star Quarterback Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Campbell Bird on January 27th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: PLAY YOUR PART
Train your way to the Super Bowl in this free-to-play sports management game.
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Bowling Central Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jordan Minor on January 20th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: SPARE
Not a perfect 300, but good enough.
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FootLOL: Crazy Soccer Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on January 7th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar :: LOL? SMALL SMIRK MAYBE
FootLOL wants to add the laughter to soccer, but it's mostly a bit infuriating.
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Real Boxing Gets a New Game Mode in its Anniversary Update

Posted by Ellis Spice on November 28th, 2014
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: A KNOCKOUT :: Read Review »

Vivid Games' iOS boxing title, Real Boxing, has reached its two year anniversary on the App Store, and to celebrate the developers have decided to update the game with new features, visuals, and a new mode. The new single-player Arcade Mode challenges players to fight over 15 increasingly difficult stages, with otherworldly boss battles to fight and a unique set of rewards to gain along the way.

Alongside this new game mode, players will also find that Real Boxing now has power-ups and a new statistic called 'Condition', which the developers claim will make leading your fighter to victory more realistic. In addition to this, the game now boasts enhanced visuals, animations, and effects.

Real Boxing is available to download for free from the App Store.

The All-New Football Manager Handheld 2015 is Available Now

Posted by Jessica Fisher on November 25th, 2014
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Football Manager Handheld 2015, by SEGA and Sports Interactive, is the latest in the best-selling Football Manager series on iOS.

The app has a bunch of new features that give it the edge over previous games. The new 2D Match Engine allows managers to better analyse their team's performance on the field, and the Scouting Agency allows them to look at, and monitor, a ranked list of the top 50 players.

Football Manager Handheld 2015 also has an updated ‘My Club’ Mode. Now you can create a club and populate the squad with a selection of real or fictional players. Each member of the squad can be assigned a Player Role. You also have access to more detailed club stats that give you seasonal and historical information.

There are some new World Rankings, for both international teams and national leagues. These rankings evolve over time based on performance. As you win and collect trophies you can get achievements to show off on your Manager Achievements Page.

There are a ton of other improvements as well. You can check them all out by downloading Football Manager Handheld 2015, which is available on the App Store now for $9.99.

Tap Sports Baseball Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on August 20th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarblankstarblankstar ::
Tap Sports Baseball is briefly fun but lacks some important features.
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Glu's Tap Sports Baseball Coming Soon to the App Store

Posted by Jessica Fisher on August 11th, 2014

Glu has announced that later this week they plan to launch Tap Sports Baseball. The game incorporates real players and  baseball strategy in a turn-based, one-touch control system.

Tap Sports Baseball lets you play against your friends in multiple games on Facebook simultaneously. You can even develop your dream team with draft picks, signing free agents, and strategically upgrading your team!

Tap Sports Baseball will be coming to the App Store soon, so keep an eye out.