A Snappy Christmas 3D for iPad: Fun Idea, But Needs Work

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Rating: A Snappy Christmas 3D Review: A storybook for kids based on the Snappy Dragons character. While the character is cute, the book is lacking in many areas. The app is a reading book for children and offers options between English and French, and between Read By Myself or Read To Me. There are also three games included that give … Read More

Julie KuehlA Snappy Christmas 3D for iPad: Fun Idea, But Needs Work

Downbound Review: Cute Graphics Don’t Make Up for the Disappointing Gameplay

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Rating: Downbound Review: A new universal app from Mental Moustache Ltd. where the aim of the game is to outrun the falling sky that represents the end of the world while collecting stars and navigating the platforms that block your way. This is all done through 4 environments, the Afterworld, Double Rainbowland, Deep Blue Sea and Underworld, each of which … Read More

Craig WillisDownbound Review: Cute Graphics Don’t Make Up for the Disappointing Gameplay

Nom Nom Monkey Review: An Uninspired Gaming Experience

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Rating: Nom Nom Monkey Review: I used to use the word Nom, a shortened version of the word Nommy, throughout my formative years and now it seems to be having a renaissance with it being used in a variety of games, this time in the form of the name of a monkey. Nom Nom Monkey {$0.99} is a hungry little fellow and … Read More

Craig WillisNom Nom Monkey Review: An Uninspired Gaming Experience

GooMonsters A hack n slash game that is more like slack and hash

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Rating: GooMonsters Review: Ever wanted to be a Ninja? Ever wanted to use your ninja like skills to kill blobs of goo that are out to attack you? Well now you can in the virtual would of GooMonsters on your iPhone or iPod touch. Across a variety of levels in campaign mode it’s your task to defend yourself against an … Read More

Craig WillisGooMonsters A hack n slash game that is more like slack and hash

Shuttervox Review for iPhone – Take Pictures with Voice Command

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Rating: Shuttervox Review: The app allows you to take pictures without having to touch of any the camera controls. Instead it will listen to your voice command and take the picture when you say. Perfect for when you need both hands to steady your device. Shuttervox is set up so that when you say the word ‘Cheese’ it will take … Read More

Jane JonesShuttervox Review for iPhone – Take Pictures with Voice Command

Rolling Fall Review: A lack lustre attempt to get on the zombie band wagon

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Rating: Rolling Fall Review: The undead have hit the App Store again and while the world may not be over run with zombies yet it appears the Apple’s gaming platforms certainly are.  This time the zombies come in the form of Rolling Fall ($0.99), a physics based puzzle game where your task is to kill the zombies by using the … Read More

Craig WillisRolling Fall Review: A lack lustre attempt to get on the zombie band wagon

‘A Boat Message’ Review – Adventure Story About An Origami Paper Boat

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Rating: ‘A Boat Message’ for iPad is a storybook-style app for children ages 4 and up. It is a quiet-time adventure about an origami paper boat that sails off to a variety of adventures with the mission of writing a letter. Review A Boat Message is a finite, 16-page storybook. The story, the graphics, the music are all geared for … Read More

Julie Kuehl‘A Boat Message’ Review – Adventure Story About An Origami Paper Boat

Motorbike GP for iPhone A Disappointing Trip On Two Wheels that Falls at the 1st Corner

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Motorbike GP Rating: Back in August of 2010 we reviewed MotoGP 2010 the official racing app of MotoGP and loved it, now though there is a challenger to the crown in the form of Motorbike GP from XLab Technologies. So should MotoGP 2010 be looking over it’s shoulder or will it race off into the distance. I had high-hopes when I … Read More

Ravin MohindruMotorbike GP for iPhone A Disappointing Trip On Two Wheels that Falls at the 1st Corner

Loose Controls Leave EVAC for iPhone Floundering

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EVAC Rating: If you like or liked Pacman but would like a little more of a puzzle aspect to it then EVAC for iPhone could be the game for you as this seemingly Pacman inspired action puzzler is exactly that. The game includes a storyline where you have to escape the electronic maze that you are currently trapped in.  You are … Read More

Craig WillisLoose Controls Leave EVAC for iPhone Floundering

The Expendables Game for iPhone shows how to sell a game based purely on the movie tie in

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The Expendables Game Rating: The Expendables Game is the official game of “the action film of the year”, so is the game actually full of action too? You take the role of the Sylvester Stallone character from the movie and it’s your task to defend the island of Vilena from then troops of General Garza. Of course if you have watched … Read More

Craig WillisThe Expendables Game for iPhone shows how to sell a game based purely on the movie tie in

Park Rush HD for iPad Has Potential but Falls at the First Hurdle

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Park Rush HD Rating: There are plenty of quality time management games in the App Store at the moment and many that focus on cars so when another one hits the App Store it’s going to have to something pretty good to make tracks on the existing ones. Luckily Park Rush HD does bring something new to the table in the … Read More

Craig WillisPark Rush HD for iPad Has Potential but Falls at the First Hurdle

Calcbot for iPhone and iPad App Review

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Calcbot Rating: The app store has hundreds of different calculator apps. The specialized calculators such as the graphing calculators, builder’s calculators, and engineering calculators all provide features not found in the native iPhone calculator app. The rest of the apps which seems to be nothing more than different user interfaces for the same basic calculator have always made me question the … Read More

Ravin MohindruCalcbot for iPhone and iPad App Review

BACIS – The Puzzle Game. Good Underlying Puzzle Game Let Down by The Basics

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BACIS – The Puzzle Game Rating: BACIS – The Puzzle Game is a new puzzle game from AntDroid Games where your task is to clear each of the 50 levels of the Baci that inhabit them by flicking them to their corresponding colored exit points. Bacis appears to be some kind of bacteria that have infested the surfaces of your kitchen … Read More

Craig WillisBACIS – The Puzzle Game. Good Underlying Puzzle Game Let Down by The Basics

MarineBlueHD for iPad. Undersea Shoot-em-up with a Short Life Span

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MarineBlueHD Rating: With all that has been going on in the Gulf of Mexico with the BP oil spill it’s difficult to remember sometimes the beauty that goes on below the surface of some of the worlds oceans. Well, in case you are in need of a reminder then you can’t go too wrong with MarineBlueHD from developers IndiaAn. MarineBlueHD is … Read More

Craig WillisMarineBlueHD for iPad. Undersea Shoot-em-up with a Short Life Span

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.