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Run! Review

Review Arthur Ham By Damian Chiappara, 4 years, 12 months ago
Run! Review

Run! is an action game where players must help a small stick figure man avoid obstacles as he runs. You must safely run past zombies, walls, dropping saw blades and eventually walruses. Your goal is to run as far as you can and earn as many points as you can in doing so. Your stick figure man will run by himself, but you must flick the screen up and down to jump and duck oncoming walls, tap the punch button to kill zombies or other enemies and you can tap on destructible brick walls t…

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BATTLE BEARS: Zombies! Review

Review SkyVu Entertainment Inc By Damian Chiappara, 4 years, 12 months ago
BATTLE BEARS: Zombies! Review

Battle Bears is a survival action game where players take control of Oliver, a brown teddy bear, who in his mission to secure gold and other goodies, has been stranded behind enemy lines and advanced upon by *gasp* pink huggy bears! Oliver must kill every bear in hopes of surviving until he is rescued. However, if Oliver cannot stop the incoming attack, he will surely be hugged to death. You control Oliver’s gun by aiming using one thumb and shooting by tapping with the other th…

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Nut Chuckin' Review

Review Ghost Hand Games, LLC By Damian Chiappara, 4 years, 12 months ago
Nut Chuckin' Review

Nut Chuckin’ is an action game where players take control of Risoo the squirrel as he must defend his tree from other invading squirrels. The gameplay is similar to dodge ball, in that players must catch other thrown nuts and throw them back at enemy squirrels to knock them out of the tree. Players control Risoo in two ways, they can tilt the iPhone to make him run and dodge thrown nuts and they can tap on incoming nuts to catch them and then throw them back. The controls are ea…

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BOGGLE Review

Review Electronic Arts By Damian Chiappara, 4 years, 12 months ago
BOGGLE Review

Boggle is a port of the well known, word based board game for the iPhone. The gameplay is still the same; players are given a 4x4 square full of jumbled letters and they have to make as many words using those letters. Players are given a time limit and score based on the length of the word. You construct words by tapping on the letters in sequence and submit them by tapping the final letter again. The words must be 3 or more letters and only adjacent letters can be selected for each w…

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Jurassic 3D Rollercoaster Rush Review

Review RockYou, Inc. By Damian Chiappara, 4 years, 12 months ago
Jurassic 3D Rollercoaster Rush Review

3D Rollercoaster Rush Jurassic puts players in control of a rollercoaster as you race through a series of different tracks. Players must adjust the speed of the rollercoaster in order to maximise the enjoyment of the patrons riding. Your goal is to complete all tracks and get as many stars as you can. Players control the cart speed by either tilting the iPhone or using their finger to adjust the speed level on the left of the screen. Players must slow down when travelling up a ramp an…

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Ancient Wonderland Deluxe Review

Ancient Wonderland Deluxe Review

Ancient Wonderland Deluxe is a gem matching puzzle game based in the mystic mountain tops of China. Like all gem matching puzzle games, players must link up three or more of the same coloured gem to clear them from the game board. But your goal is to clear a specific amount of jewels scattered in each level in order to discover the elixir of life. You eliminate groups of gems by sliding your finger across them to select them and then release. You will earn more points based on how lar…

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Catch Cows Review

Catch Cows Review

Catch Cows is a simple concept reaction game for the iPhone. Players must accurately sort different coloured cows into the appropriately coloured pastures as they run down the farm road. Your goal is to get as many cows into their pastures as possible without making a mistake or missing any cows as they run down. Players move cows by tapping and dragging them into the pastures. White cows go to the white pasture, black cows got to the black pasture and the chequered cows go into which…

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Flick Runner Review

Flick Runner Review

Flick Runner is a simple pickup and play game by Nine Orchards. Set in the backdrop of a moonlit city, Flick Runner bases itself around the tried and true nature of side scrolling games. Unlike many similar games however, moving your character across the screen is handled automatically, leaving you with the task of jumping and ducking. Sliding your finger upwards will make him jump and sliding down will make him duck. As your flick runner moves through the environment you have to duck…

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Alive 4-ever Review

Alive 4-ever Review

You'd be forgiven if you read the title Alive 4-Ever (A4E), saw the App icon and thought, "Did someone port Left 4 Dead (L4D) to the iPhone?". It's hard to fault Meridian for jumping on to a hot game design concept like L4D and while there are many comparisons to be made, A4E is just about as perfect as it gets for action fans on the iPhone. The dual analogue controls are extremely responsive, which will save your behind as zombies quickly crowd around you. Other interactive elements…

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Ramp Champ Review

Ramp Champ Review

Ramp Champ is a Skee ball type arcade game for the iPhone. Players roll balls up a ramp to hit the different objects in the level. Each object has different point values and tickets can be earned based on final scores and then traded in for prizes. Using your finger, players flick the ball by up the ramp to hit an object. The harder you flick, the more distance your ball will get. The controls are the same for each game, but the controls aren’t as responsive as you’d like.…

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Empire Of The Sun Game Review

Review The Feds By Damian Chiappara, 5 years ago
Empire Of The Sun Game Review

Empire of the Sun Game is a puzzle game where you play as the members of the real life Australian Electropop band, Empire of the Sun as you travel on a surreal and magical journey. The controls consist of different actions such as touch, shake, blow, tilt, drag and rub. It’s up to the player to use these actions to solve puzzles throughout the different levels. But players aren’t given a tutorial, only shown the words and leave you to figure the levels out yourselves. This…

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Animal Kingdom Review

Animal Kingdom Review

Animal Kingdom is a puzzle game where players take control of 8 different animals, each with different strength levels. The game is very similar to chess in that certain pieces can move certain places and you must verse your opponent in a battle of wits and strategy. Players must either reach the centre square in the enemy's area or eliminate all other animals in order to win the game. You control your animals by tapping on them to select them and then tapping in the direction you wan…

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ZoMbiE ciTy - ePIsoDe 2.1: HaLLowEEn in PANIC! Review

ZoMbiE ciTy - ePIsoDe 2.1: HaLLowEEn in PANIC! Review

Zombie City is a tower defence type shooter where players must defend their base from waves of zombie attacks. You also earn cash by killing zombies, allowing you to repair your base walls, buy grenades or buy new weapons. The controls are simple. Flick the screen in the opposite direction you want to shoot. This makes some sense since your first and major weapon in the game is a bow and arrow. However, this means that you are constantly flicking and after a while can get quite tireso…

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AstroBlast Review

AstroBlast Review

AstroBlast is a 3D space shooter, where players must take control of a small ship, blasting incoming asteroids to survive as long as possible. Players are given three lives and after a short while, the asteroids and other obstacles, such as UFOs, will become more apparent and frequent. Aside from tapping the screen to shoot, players must drag a line for their ship to follow to move around; which you will need to do in order to collect ammo and dodge any incoming asteroids. The control…

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Skeleton Key Review

Skeleton Key Review

Skeleton key is a strategy game where players try to open treasure chests by shifting chest keys around in under a certain number of moves. All keys move at the same time, keys cannot be moved up and you must move around walls and other obstacles. As you progress, the levels get harder, you are given more keys and more objects to block your path. You control the keys by flicking the screen in the direction you want them to move. A lot of the time, you will get stuck or run out of move…

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