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Free Codes For Squids Up For Grabs!

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Free Codes For Squids Up For Grabs!

If you're a fan of Turn-Based Strategy titles and cute cephalopods then you might have taken notice of our recent review of The Game Baker's game Squids. Like many games around the holiday season, the game was updated with some spooky features along with a handful of bug fixes, but with November already in full swing what's really important is saving up money for the next holiday. Thankfully we've got three codes to give away for those hoping to pinch their pennies and it couldn't be easier to enter! We'll be placing a message on our Twitter feed soon and all you need to do is follow and retweet for your chance to win. Don't have Twitter? Register an account for AppSpy.com and leave a shor…


Junk Jack Review

Review Pixbits SRL By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Junk Jack Review

There's a sort of epiphany, a miniature moment of enlightenment if you will, that comes from a lifetime of playing video games. It can come even earlier than this, but you start to see the vast reams of games you've played as a rainbow of genres, each one blurring seamlessly in to the next with some becoming the strongest example of a specific moment. If you've not played the free-form exploration title Minecraft you've done yourself a disservice; while I personally dipped in and out…

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Sad Robot Review

Review Colorbox By Dave Flodine, 2 years, 8 months ago
Sad Robot Review

One gets the feeling upon playing Sad Robot that it was created all around the premise of the catchy theme song that plays during the game. While this is not necessarily a bad thing, it might excuse some of the more questionable parts of this experience. Let us explore further. You control a robot flying through space. You collect coins, avoid obstacles, and sometimes you can gain a power-up to aid you. The coins can be used to purchase new robots, upgrade the power-ups and buy items…

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Zen Warrior Review

Review Ignacio Bononi By Dave Flodine, 2 years, 8 months ago
Zen Warrior Review

Players tend to expect a lot from fighting games. An eclectic cast of characters with interesting move-sets, good balance in pairings, and a variety of interesting locations to spar in. Zen Warrior gets the last one right but falls a little short in other respects. You play as Kuma, a karate fighter looking to discover himself and further the study of his art. In stage after stage you take on different fighters in a 'best out of three matches' scenario before moving onto the next. The…

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Hands-On Preview of Evertales from Crescent Moon Games

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Hands-On Preview of Evertales from Crescent Moon Games

If you've been wondering what Crescent Moon Games and Thunder Game Works (the boffins behind the Trenches series) have been up to lately, then I present to you their latest collaboration of Evertales. Set for release later this week, the game takes a stab at the action/puzzle platforming formula with a Trine-like twist. Check out the video for initial impressions and details!…


Forever Drive Gets Updated With Ability To Earn Credits, Track Editing, And More

News By Anthony Usher, 2 years, 8 months ago
Forever Drive Gets Updated With Ability To Earn Credits, Track Editing, And More

Have you ever been out on a great drive and wanted it to last forever? Supermono's Forever Drive allows you to drive until your heart's content, by stitching thousands of user-created courses together into one continuous trail. Supermono has recently updated the freemium racer and introduced some new features, starting with the ability to earn free credits for "racing lots of tracks". You'll even be gifted them in small numbers from time to time. Furthermore, the way you create your own tracks has been tweaked, meaning you can now produce up to five courses without spending a single penny. And if you just fancy a spot of modifying, you can go back and alter your creations until your fing…


Cosmic Cab Review

Review Sybo Games ApS By Dave Flodine, 2 years, 8 months ago
Cosmic Cab Review

Being a cab driver has its share of nightmares, but as bad as a city or high population area might be, it pales in comparison to the intergalactic cab circuit. And that's exactly where you make your living in Cosmic Cab. Can you get you passengers where they're going as fast as possible, while supplementing your income along the way by collecting all the precious anti-matter? Whoever designed the roads in Cosmic Cab is definitely certifiable. Multi-lane freeways in a tube break away i…

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More Order & Chaos Online Accounts Have Been Hacked

News By Richard Brown, 2 years, 8 months ago
More Order & Chaos Online Accounts Have Been Hacked

You thought you could breathe a huge Order & Chaos Online sigh of relief, didn't you? Unfortunately not. After reporting on the first Gameloft Live security breach a few weeks ago, which involved hackers gaining access to Order & Chaos Online players' accounts, we told you we'd keep you updated on events relating to the French studio's iPhone MMORPG. And so we are. In spite of Gameloft's best attempts at plugging the Order & Chaos Online security holes, a raft of gamers - some of whom were affected in October, some of whom were not - have had their accounts hacked over the weekend. If that wasn't enough bad news for the Order & Chaos Online masses, reports are surfacing…


Oh! Edo Towns Review

Review Kairosoft Co.,Ltd By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Oh! Edo Towns Review

I guess this was sort of inevitable - no I don't mean Kairosoft releasing a new game, but rather a game from Kairosoft that touches (if only tangentially) on actual city management games like Sim City. Any real similarity between the classic Sim game and Oh! Edo Towns is only minor, so what does the latest game from the Japanese powerhouse developer have to offer? If you've delved in to their previous games of Hot Springs Story and High School Story you'll get a good sense of deja vu…

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Wizardry Labyrinth of Lost Souls Review

Review ACQUIRE Corp. By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Wizardry Labyrinth of Lost Souls Review

I'm prepared to be lynched by the mob, but first hear me out: While I was never a personal fan of the first-person RPG while growing up (even despite some amazing examples of the genre on the Commodore Amiga, I get what makes them so appealing - I love the challenge of overcoming my ignorance and mastering an otherwise puzzling system of gameplay. Unfortunately for Wizardry Labyrinth of Lost Souls this is 2011 and we have better ways to remove 'hand holding' without making a player fee…

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Friday News Wrap-Up 4 November 2011

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Friday News Wrap-Up 4 November 2011

Additional LinksFlick Golf Extreme - http://itunes.apple.com/app/flick-golf-extreme!-hd/id443136023?mt=8Flick Soccer - http://itunes.apple.com/app/flick-soccer!-hd/id454484314?mt=8Hotspot Football - http://itunes.apple.com/app/hotspot-football-hd/id415906348?mt=8Coin Drop - http://itunes.apple.com/app/coin-drop!/id396119687?mt=8Flick Golf - http://itunes.apple.com/app/flick-golf-hd/id400492358?mt=8Age of Defenders trailer - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2VlBWdrxcMSuper Stickman Golf review - http://www.appspy.com/super-stick-golf-reviewZombieville USA 2 review - http://www.appspy.com/zombieville-usa-2-review…


Super Stickman Golf Goes Free For 24 Hours On iPhone

News By Richard Brown, 2 years, 8 months ago
Super Stickman Golf Goes Free For 24 Hours On iPhone

Super Stickman Golf may have been put off its game slightly by a trademark troll earlier in the year, yet it remains a phenomenally enjoyable iPhone experience. This inventive trajectory-based puzzler from Noodlecake pitched up on AppSpy's green a little under a year ago and received full marks from Andrew on review. The effortlessly simple control method complements the cleverly designed levels rather nicely, while the online multiplayer mode is a genuine treat. So long as you have three mates who own the game, of course. Whether you're a Billy No-Mates of Mr Popular, mind, news that Super Stickman Golf is going free for a day should be music to your ears. 261 holes and Retina display…


Riptide GP Review

Review Vector Unit By Dave Flodine, 2 years, 8 months ago
Riptide GP Review

Full disclosure aside, we here at AppSpy are big fans of the Waverace series on the Nintendo 64 and Gamecube. Will that bias affect our review of the iPhone's latest jet-ski racer, Riptide GP? Well if it's well made there's nothing to worry about. Let us continue. The first thing you'll notice upon loading up a race is the game looks incredibly slick. The water is beautiful and everything is nice and crisp. The game automatically accelerates (although you can turn that off if you wish…

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Q&A With Massive Joe Studios

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 2 years, 8 months ago
Q&A With Massive Joe Studios

To promote the recent release of Age of Monsters - Rock Paper Scissors by Massive Joe Studios, one of the creative minds behind the project, Jeff Matsuda, recently jumped on social site Reddit to perform an AMA ('Ask Me Anything'). Not only was it a huge success from the viewpoint of Matsuda's fans as they got to request some amazing artwork, it provided a unique way to get the word out there about their iOS title. Not to miss a beat, AppSpy has managed to grab hold of Mike Su and Jeff Matsuda from Massive Joe Studios to ask them a few questions. Introductions Massive Joe is founded by Mike Su and Jeff Matsuda. Mike (me, speaking in third person) was previously VP of Games and VP of Produ…


Ninja Ponk Review

Ninja Ponk Review

Ever wonder how ninjas train? Apparently it all has to do with jumping between platforms. What the documentaries fail to mention is the all too important job of the paddler. You see, the crevice is too large for even the most athletic of ninjas to overcome, therefore they need a paddle of varying lengths. This is where you as the player come in. Help train as many ninjas as possible in the time limit by ferrying them to the other side, all the while avoiding the bombs and arrows dedica…

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