What do you do when you’ve played out every game installed on your iDevice? Wait for Wednesday night, of course, and then load up on the App Store’s hot new releases. This week brought a nice batch of games, from a Gameloft movie tie-in to a game set in a fish tank… Read on for [...]
Long, long ago, before we had smartphones or apps or even 8-bit gaming consoles, game designer Steve Jackson released Fighting Fantasy, a series of single-player paper RPGs that played something like a Choose Your Own Adventure book, but with more rules. Now, developer Inkle has taken the first of these books and converted it into [...]
The weeks are flying by as it gets warmer outside, but another Wednesday has come and gone and the App Store takes no notice. Developers are understandably interested in releasing games in a store that’s now garnered 50 billion app downloads, and we’re here to show this week’s most-promising offerings. Read on for trailers and [...]
Atypical Games released a surprise sequel to the much acclaimed Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy late last year. The sequel, named Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders, is a 3D shooter set in World War 2. You play Allies and Axis war planes as you go on historical missions. It received a rare 5 out of 5 stars in our full review and ranked second in our Best iOS Games of 2012. Today, Storm Raiders has dropped its price to $0.99 for the first time ever!
Like the original Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy, Storm Raiders features gorgeous graphics. But its historical missions and air-to-air combat are what make the game so good. Take part in the battle to defend Pearl Harbor and battle against Japanese kamikaze planes looking to sink the entire American fleet. You no longer have those high tech heat…(Read More)
Might as well come right out and say it—we’re nowhere near the first to review Real Racing 3, and by now you’ve heard time and again about how fantastic this game looks and how the gameplay is nearly-flawless… Well, we’ve finally played through Real Racing 3 and can say that it’s all true—it really does [...]
When the Mailbox app hit the App Store earlier this Spring, the tech blogs exploded with joy. Here was mail done cleanly, intuitively, sleekly, better. Of course, there was the two-week wait initially to actually use the app, as the Mailbox team only slowly rolled out their server load. That situation has changed recently. Mailbox team [...]
Hot New iOS Games This Week! Sid Meier’s Ace Patrol, Lego Star Wars, Leviathan: Warships, Dig!, and More!
Most of the buzz we’re hearing these days revolves around the coming of iOS 7, but guess what, you can already play games on iOS 6! The App Store has plenty of new games to choose from this week, so read on for some details and trailers on our picks. Sid Meier’s Ace Patrol Sid [...]
Star Command is a game brought about by an early Kicksterter success story that almost turned into a Kicksterter failure. But now, two years and a second funding campaign later, this ambitious space sim has been loosed on the App Store. While Star Command isn’t everything it could be, it’s still a good game with [...]
What are the most popular iOS apps ever? Apple answers that question this week. As the App Store approaches the 50 billion app downloads milestone, Apple has updated its list for the most downloaded apps of all time. There are some new apps that made it to the top 25, including Minecraft Pocket Edition and [...]
With warmer weather sweeping the nation, you’re probably looking to spend more time outside these days. But let’s not kid ourselves, outdoors or in, we’re still gonna want the latest iOS games on our devices for those times when boredom strikes. We’ve taken the time to cull through this week’s best offerings, and below you’ll [...]