Great Tank War for iPhone. A Great Action Shooter

Great Tank War

Great Tank War [rating: 3.5/5] Great Tank War for iPhone is an arcade dual-stick shooter based in World War II where you take control of a variety of tanks and blast your way through level after level of level of battles. The dual-stick controls work very well and are nice and responsive with the left thumb-stick controlling your movement while the … Read More

R-Type for iPhone from EA Mobile: First Screens

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EA Mobile recently announced their upcoming game for iPhone/iPod touch called “R-Type” The game is a classic side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade game in which you control a space fighter to defend humanity. R-Type for iPhone keeps 100% true to the original game allowing fans to get back to the ‘80s video-arcade experience in the palm of their hands. Some features … Read More

HTR High Tech Racing for iPhone. Strong Addition to the Slot Car Genre

HTR High Tech Racing iPhone

HTR High Tech Racing [rating: 3/5] A Strong Addition to the Slot Car Genre with a Couple of Large Ommisions When I got my first iPod Touch some years ago, one of the first games I purchased for it was a game called Slotz Racer by Freeverse, Inc. which is a slot car racing simulator game that I was addicted to … Read More

Volley Soccer scores an own goal with it’s limited features and controls

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Volley Soccer [rating: 1.5/5] It seems that the World Cup has inspired a plethora of soccer related titles from full scale soccer games to skill based games where certain aspects of soccer are recreated and that is what we have in Volley Soccer for iPhone where you get to practice scoring goals in one of the most popular and spectacular ways. … Read More

Calendars Review: iCal for Google Calendar on the iPhone


Calendars [rating: 3.5/5] The best way to describe Calendars for iPhone and iPod Touch is that is it iCal for Google services. Aesthetically it is less garish than iCal. Which is a good thing. The colors used for the GUI tend to be less bright, and more pastel in shade. Functionality is almost the same as iCal. And graphically there is … Read More

Crossings HD for iPad. Brain Teasing River Crossing game with too few options

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Crossings HD [rating: 2.5/5] Crossings HD is a puzzle game in the River Crossing style. I remember similar style brain teasers where the puzzle is how to transfer multiple people/animals/objects from one river bank to the other where there are certain restrictions on how much or how many things you can put in the boat at anyone time. In this version … Read More

Aqueduct for iPhone. Challenging Puzzle Game that Oozes Quality


Aqueduct [rating: 4/5] One of my first computers was the great Commodore 64 and along with Barbarian and Crazy Comets one of my favourite games was a little puzzle game named Pipe Mania where your task was to lay pipes as quickly as possible on a grid before the flowing liquid spewed out of the end of the pipe. It was … Read More

Be a Freekick Hero with Kick Flick Soccer 2010 for iPhone (Game Review)

Kick Flick Soccer 2010

Kick Flick Soccer 2010 [rating: 4.5/5] If you’ve been living under a rock for the last few weeks you may not be aware that there is a major sporting event taking place in South Africa called the World Cup. The chances are though that you have heard about it and some of the star players, Messi, Ronaldo and Drogba. What these … Read More

Hexius for iPhone is Explosive Fun (Game Review)

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Hexius [rating: 5/5] Pattern matching and elimination games can be a hard genre to develop in. Regardless of how original and good a game is, it is inevitably compared to classics like Bejewelled. Comparisons to a genre-defining games can create unfair expectations and leave you second guessing an otherwise great product. While Hexius is very firmly in the pattern matching and … Read More

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


MarineBlueHD [rating: 2/5] 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 … Read More

Hot Reversi HD for iPad. Hot Stuff, at a price!


Hot Reversi HD [rating: 3.5/5] Reversi, or as some people may know it Othello, is a board game for two players where the object is to cover the board with as many of your colored pieces as possible. It’s another game that is simple to understand yet difficult to master but has remained extremely popular all over the world. In Hot … Read More

Slingshot Safari HD for iPad. Challenging Hunting Game

Slingshot Safari HD

Slingshot Safari HD [rating: 2.5/5] Slingshot Safari HD is the first of Digital Prunes, Inc. range of slingshot titles to be converted for the iPad. As the title suggests the aim of the game is to use your trusty slingshot to hit a variety of animals while on safari, although not the endangered Black Rhino. The cartoon style graphics are big … Read More