iPhone falls victim to gaming scams again

iPhone Game Scams Last year it was brought to our attention that more and more people were getting caught in scams via Facebook and Myspace. Social gaming companies were making their money through games like Mobsters and Farmville. The type of games where you pay actual money for in-game money to help you get higher and further along in the … Read More

Jane JonesiPhone falls victim to gaming scams again

The “Freemium” Game sales model? Lipstick on the same old pig?

When I first sat down to write this article I was a little lost initially as to how to attack it. You see I am not convinced that the “Freemium” model is actually the “next big thing” that the blog-o-sphere is hyping it up to be. Certainly a large number of apps are being shifted under that banner. But then … Read More

Stephen NorthcottThe “Freemium” Game sales model? Lipstick on the same old pig?

Egg Drop Arcade for iPhone: A Cracking Arcade Game Especially for Old School Gamers

Egg Drop Arcade Rating: Egg Drop Arcade is an old school arcade game with a physics engine where your aim is to control an egg to it’s target, pick up points and multipliers without breaking or smashing your eggs into a million tiny pieces. The graphics and sound are in a retro style with a 16bit look to them and … Read More

Craig WillisEgg Drop Arcade for iPhone: A Cracking Arcade Game Especially for Old School Gamers

Ngmoco Playing God with GodFinger for iPhone

Ngmoco never fail to produce outstanding games for the iPhone and iPod touch. Previously they have had Eliminate and Touch Pets Dogs and most recently Godfinger. Godfinger at the moment is only available in Canada, it’s a way of ‘beta testing’ the game before releasing it to the rest of the world. The game play is simple, you are the … Read More

Jane JonesNgmoco Playing God with GodFinger for iPhone

How to Train Your Dragon: Flight of the Night Fury for iPhone: Not Much Fury but Plenty of Finesse

How to Train Your Dragon: Flight of the Night Fury Rating: Games with movie tie-ins have not really been massively successful on any platform and the same applies to the iPhone/iPod Touch. If anyone is going to buck that trend though you would expect it to be Glu who have just released How to Train Your Dragon: Flight of the … Read More

Craig WillisHow to Train Your Dragon: Flight of the Night Fury for iPhone: Not Much Fury but Plenty of Finesse

Fly Away Rabbit for iPhone: A Cute introduction to the Physics Genre

Fly Away Rabbit Rating: A new physics based iPhone/iPod Touch hits the App Store this week in the form of Fly Away Rabbit by Jonathan Parsons, which is his first venture into the App Store. The accelerometer and touch screen controls lend themselves well to the physics based games and so how does Fly Away Rabbit shape up? The aim … Read More

Craig WillisFly Away Rabbit for iPhone: A Cute introduction to the Physics Genre

Defence Of The Future for iPhone: A game of the future apparently from the past

Defence Of The Future Rating: Defence of the Future or DOFT, sets you with the perilous task of defending the earth from an alien invasion. Luckily for you this title is based far into the future so you don’t have just your bare fists to work with but instead a super hero from an initial choice of 8 all of … Read More

Craig WillisDefence Of The Future for iPhone: A game of the future apparently from the past

Bigpoint announces iPhone v PC head to head racing | GDC 2010

At GDC today, Bigpoint and Unity hooked up to showcase a game called Uniter, which allows iPhone and PC gamers to race against each other. “This is an important and historic opportunity for the online gaming industry,” said BigPoint CEO Heiko Hurbertz. “We believe the future of gaming exists in a world without borders and platform boundaries and in real-time. … Read More

Stephen NorthcottBigpoint announces iPhone v PC head to head racing | GDC 2010

Unity releases Unity Engine 3.0 which adds support for the iPad

Unity Technologies has announced that it’s released a new version of the Unity Engine (version 3.0) which adds in support for the iPad, Android and PlayStation 3, giving it the “broadest support on the market,” according to a statement. Unity already had support for iPhone and iPod Touch, so this is a welcome but not unexpected move from them. With … Read More

Stephen NorthcottUnity releases Unity Engine 3.0 which adds support for the iPad

Soul for iPhone: Delve in to the Darkness in this Gut Churning Horror Game

Soul Rating: It’s pretty rare that a computer game can strike fear into you, the original Resident Evil was the first to make me physically jump while recently it was the eerily superb Fear that had me reaching for the cushion. However, no such iPhone /iPod Touch game has got the same reaction…..until now! The premise of Soul is that … Read More

Ravin MohindruSoul for iPhone: Delve in to the Darkness in this Gut Churning Horror Game

FetchUp Review: A fun game that falls one fruit short of a fruit basket

FetchUp Rating: I’m not sure whether FetchUp is purposely trying to jump on the ‘green’ bandwagon but with it’s story of an alien need to collect bio fuel to enable him to return home it could gain some extra fans with it’s green credentials. FetchUp is a fruit collecting arcade game where you control an alien by tilting your iPhone … Read More

Ravin MohindruFetchUp Review: A fun game that falls one fruit short of a fruit basket

Kill the Fly Review: Killing fly’s have never been such fun

Kill the Fly Rating: I’m not sure that this game really needs a disclaimer but I can imagine that some will shy away from this title not only at the thought of having to kill hundreds if not thousands of fly’s but also due to the constant references to the stuff that fly’s often like to fly around. However if … Read More

Ravin MohindruKill the Fly Review: Killing fly’s have never been such fun

Frong for iPhone is a leap in the right direction.

Frong Rating: One of the biggest successes of the App Store was and still is Doodle Jump, a simply addictive game where you have to jump from platform to platform up the screen for as long as you could. Well Frong appears to most defiantly have been inspired by Doodle Jump but does it reach the same heights? The story … Read More

Ravin MohindruFrong for iPhone is a leap in the right direction.

Last Front Europe for iPhone is a war that you will want to be part of

Last Front Europe Rating: Ever want to re-live famous battles from World War II on your iPhone or iPod Touch? Well now you can with Last Front Europe, a real time strategy game that see’s you take control of any one of four national army’s as you defend yourself against the enemy. You can play as either the British, Americans, … Read More

Ravin MohindruLast Front Europe for iPhone is a war that you will want to be part of

Color Shooter for iPhone Fails To Light Up the Skies.

Color Shooter Rating: Color Shooter is another game from a new developer to the App Store named Glow Night. Color Shooter initially appears to be a breakout style game and that is certainly how the game is looks, but instead of bouncing a ball off of a bat to clear the bricks from the top of the screen you shoot … Read More

Ravin MohindruColor Shooter for iPhone Fails To Light Up the Skies.