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

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Volley Soccer Rating: 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. In … Read More

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

Calendars Review: iCal for Google Calendar on the iPhone

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Calendars Rating: 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 a … Read More

Stephen NorthcottCalendars Review: iCal for Google Calendar on the iPhone

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

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Crossings HD Rating: 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 for … Read More

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

Aqueduct for iPhone. Challenging Puzzle Game that Oozes Quality

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Aqueduct Rating: 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 simply … Read More

Craig WillisAqueduct for iPhone. Challenging Puzzle Game that Oozes Quality

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

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Kick Flick Soccer 2010 Rating: 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 three … Read More

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

Hexius for iPhone is Explosive Fun (Game Review)

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Hexius Rating: 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 elimination … Read More

Erin PetersonHexius for iPhone is Explosive Fun (Game Review)

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

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

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Hot Reversi HD Rating: 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 Reversi … Read More

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

Slingshot Safari HD for iPad. Challenging Hunting Game

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Slingshot Safari HD Rating: 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 and … Read More

Craig WillisSlingshot Safari HD for iPad. Challenging Hunting Game

Last Front: Blob Invasion for iPhone. Entertaining Tower Defense Game from The 1950′s

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Last Front: Blob Invasion Rating: Last Front: Blob Invasion reminds me of a 1950′s B Movie, I’m not quite sure why it works, but it does and I’m not complaining! Tower Defense games appear to be both popular and successful on the various iDevices and Last Front: Blob Invasion is just going to join the ranks of the succesful TD genre. … Read More

Craig WillisLast Front: Blob Invasion for iPhone. Entertaining Tower Defense Game from The 1950′s

Exodus for iPhone: Line Drawing Game set in Outer Space

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Exodus Rating: They say that in space nobody can hear you scream and that would probably be a good thing if you were one of the passengers that are on one of the many space shuttles that are in your control as you attempt to doc your passengers in one of the seven space stations that make up the seven levels … Read More

Craig WillisExodus for iPhone: Line Drawing Game set in Outer Space

Warehouse51 for iPhone: Challenging Sokoban Brain Puzzler

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Warehouse51 Rating: My Dad used to always tell me that you learn something new everyday. Well the thing that I learnt today was the meaning of the word Sokoban. It turns out that I already knew, but I just didn’t know it. A Sokoban is a genre of puzzle where the the aim of the game is to push boxes … Read More

Craig WillisWarehouse51 for iPhone: Challenging Sokoban Brain Puzzler

Puppet War:FPS for iPhone. Live Out Your Puppet Slaying Fantasies in this First Person Shooter

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Puppet War:FPS Rating: There are certain words that I never thought I would find myself writing, especially in a review of an iPhone/iPod Touch game but there is a first time for everything and with that in mind let me introduce you to the word Pupaphobia. So what is Pupaphobia I hear you ask, well it’s quite simply the fear of … Read More

Craig WillisPuppet War:FPS for iPhone. Live Out Your Puppet Slaying Fantasies in this First Person Shooter

Expenditure for iPhone (App Preview)

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Expenditure is a new app that is due to be launched into the App Store any time now with the aim of of helping you budget your finances. We got our hands on a beta release to see what it had to offer. The first things that you notice with Expenditure is it’s clean design and intuitive UI. Everything is … Read More

Craig WillisExpenditure for iPhone (App Preview)

Ankh – the Lost Treasures for iPhone. Hidden Object Game that’s Good but too Short

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Ankh – the Lost Treasures Rating: In my youth while my older siblings would complete word searches, crossword puzzles and logic problems I would spend some of my spare time doing the slightly taxing puzzles of spot the difference. A simple yet entreating game where you would have to find the differences between two seemingly identical pictures. Well things have … Read More

Craig WillisAnkh – the Lost Treasures for iPhone. Hidden Object Game that’s Good but too Short