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Warship Solitaire Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Nadia Oxford on January 27th, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: A WAR OF NUMBERS
Warship Solitaire might lack frills and looks, but it offers some thought provoking strategizing.
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Logic Dots Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on January 22nd, 2015
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: SUDO-CROSSE
A mixture of Sudoku and Picrosse is a successful combination for Logic Dots.
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Sudoku Junior Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Amy Solomon on May 27th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: SUDOKU WITH PICTURES
Sudoku Junior includes different levels of difficulty as well as a choice of picture icons.
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Hexuma Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Angela LaFollette on January 22nd, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: HEXA-FUN
Hexuma is a beautiful mathematical puzzler where players must connect tiles in order to create a correct calculation as quickly as possible.
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Puzzle Retreat Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on February 5th, 2013
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: PUZZLING
It's immensely simple, but Puzzle Retreat offers plenty of puzzling conundrums for the ardent fan, even if it lacks some common gaming features.
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GoSum Review

By Angela LaFollette on August 8th, 2012
GoSum is an addicting board game puzzler that is like Scrabble but with numbers.
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Ninja Ranch! Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Jennifer Allen on July 5th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: LOGICAL FUN
Hardly a ninja in sight but this is an enjoyable take on a popular logic puzzle format.
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Exponential Invasion Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Kevin Stout on May 16th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: MORE LEVELS!
Exponential Invasion is a math-based puzzle game slightly reminiscent of Sudoku.
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PathPix Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Sinan Kubba on April 6th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: SO MANY NUMBERS
What if Minesweeper and Sudoku had a baby? What if they had 200 babies?
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Sudoku Party Review

By Kevin Stout on February 21st, 2012
Sudoku Party is a free app that allows players to compete on the same sudoku puzzle.
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Reiner Knizia's City of Secrets Skyline Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Rob Rich on February 17th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: ALWAYS BET ON KNIZIA
It's Sudoku-meets-urban planning in this bizarre amalgamation of App Store talent.
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Sudoku Seasons Review

iPad App - Designed for iPad
By Jennifer Allen on February 9th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: PUZZLING
Sudoku with a Valentine's Day theme, it does exactly what the name suggests.
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Square Enix Lands Licensing Deal to Port Award-Winning KooZac to iOS and Android Devices

Posted by Greg Dawson on January 20th, 2012

The award-winning KooZac game, which has racked up 15 million plays online and picked up a Channel 4 "Best International Interactive Viral" award, is coming to iOS and Android according to a recent statement from Square Enix. A cross between Tetris and Sudoku, KooZac is a puzzle game that has players position falling blocks on top of each other to hit the target number and complete the set amount of combinations to finish each level.

The mobile version will include new ways to play, including Puzzle, which brings the player through 60 levels of destroying silver blocks and cleaning the board by completing the targets, Endless for no level and no stage parameters and the ability to compete against the world as well as Blitz for completing targets and using boosts to achieve even higher scores within one minute. The game's creator Ben Cusack was hired by Square Enix to head up its expanding mobile division.

Favorite Four: Sudoku Apps

Posted by Lisa Caplan on October 5th, 2011

Sudoku has become as popular as crossword puzzles and iOS devices of all sizes make ideal companions for this particular brand of endless (and paperless) number puzzle solving. With so many Sudoku games on the App Store, finding the one that fits best can be as big a puzzle as the game itself. So we've collected our four favorites for you here. Did we miss yours? Please let us know.

Sudoku 2 Pro

Classic Sudoku has a great uncluttered look and comes with a special scoring system that lends itself well to Openfeint leaderboards. In this version of the game a win counts only if the puzzle was solved with less than three mistakes and easy levels must be solved before unlocking harder ones.



: ) Sudoku +

This Sudoku game has a full 16 levels of difficulty all of which are unlocked from the start. This version has a “multi-stage hint system” where first the game just reminds a puzzler to double check a square followed by more clues up to a complete illustration of how the puzzle should be solved. The standout feature for us is that : ) Sudoku + allows users to enter puzzles from any print source for endless portable solving.


Big Bad Sudoku Book

Apple’s choice for their Game Starter Kit, Big Bad Sudoku Book has an intuitive interface, allows background apps to run, and like >Sudoku there is a scoring system, but here the leaderboards are on Game Center. Its key feature is “highlights” which allows players to highlight rows, a specific number on the grid, or whatever helps focus attention on problem areas. Challenge mode is particularly fun with 50 increasingly difficult puzzles that must be unlocked sequentially.

Social Sudoku

The classic with a great twist, Social Sudoku, as the name implies allows solvers to compete against one another via Game Center. There is even a cooperative mode for solving together. In both cases both players see the same puzzle and solve in sync. This game contains six different versions of Sudoku from Classic to Killer to Kakuro.

Lola's Fruit Shop Sudoku GiggleApps Review

Posted by Chris Kirby on August 18th, 2011
iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad

Lola’s Fruit Shop Sudoku is a very nice application simplifying the classic game Sudoku and adding a nice fruit theme which creates a version that kids and adults will enjoy. Both iPhone and iPad versions of this application are available, and there is an impressive choice of languages to choose from, specially English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Finnish, Japanese, Korean and simplified Chinese.

I really enjoy this app and the changes made from the traditional game of Sudoku to make it easier and more enjoyable for kids as early as four years, as well as beyond in the more difficult sections. This application is part of the “Lola” series of apps starring lovable panda Lola, who keeps a watchful eye on the users, adding bits of narration about her love of fruit as well as encouraging the players throughout these games.

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