When Namco Bandai announced their new app Rakoo’s Adventure and called it a “love’n’run” game I immediately assumed it was a dating app or something more sinister. Boy was I wrong. It’s a fun endless running game that has lovable characters and beautiful graphics.
Category: App Reviews
I’ve been playing a delightful game this weekend, at least when I could get it away from my kids. Happy Hills 2: Bombs Away is a sequel that goes bigger and better than the original.
The Majestic Mountain has erupted blocks over the hills and it’s your job to free them. Once you master the basic mode then you can move on to Action Mode, which brings a plants versus zombie feel to gameplay. Yes, you can even fight zombies in this version.
Raise your hand if you could use more organization in your life. I am always on the lookout for a better way to keep track of the hundreds of things I have to do each day. I have a full time career, a lot of freelance work, four kids, and a few hobbies. With an iOS 7 compatible update for Todoist now available, maybe it’s time to finally check it out.
Why are snails so intriguing? This summer there were several animated films which starred snails and they did fairly well at the box office. These little creatures are mysterious, funny, and now they are using their physical abilities in the fight for good.
Trouserheart is a hack-and-slash game with a charming feel to it. Players control the lionhearted king as he journeys across the lands, searching for his stolen pants. Help him find his trousers and take back his honor. Just watch out for thieves. They will steal the crown right off of your head.
I love racing games and I think that iOS is perfectly suited for the racing experience. What we have been missing up to this point is an official NASCAR game called Redline, with all of the complexity and strategy that is inherent in the world of NASCAR racing. Be warned that this is not a traditional racing game and you won’t be controlling a car like you would in Real Racing HD. This disappointed me at first but then I decided to give it a chance.
Trip Advisor’s Completely Redesign iPad Travel App Feature Bigger Photos, City Pages and Improved Maps
Trip Advisor is an example of an app that represents everything good about mobile devices. It allows you to plan your travel using an elegant interface and provides access to amazing data while you are on the move. Version 8.0 is a big step forward with an overhaul of the interface and some nice new features.
If you are going to compete with FaceTime, Skype, and Google Hangouts, then you had better have something unique to offer. Net Power & Light’s (NPL) new app Spin is attempting to do just that with a different approach to the design and implementation of mobile video communications.
I’m writing today from an extremely wet Denver where it hasn’t stopped raining for two days. There are floods all over the state and it has been a scary day so far for a lot of people. Denver isn’t known for this type of weather but the people here are resilient and they will make it through.
Under the circumstances it is somewhat appropriate to highlight the new app from Chipotle Mexican Grill, which is a food chain that started in Denver some twenty years ago. The app is a game called The Scarecrow and is game with a message about the sources of our food.
Electronic Arts Inc. has outdone themselves with the release of Plants vs. Zombies 2 and it’s clear from playing it that EA has made a really great a sequel. Busineswire.com has reported that in its first weekend the game was downloaded over 16 million times and after just 5 days it was #1 in 137 countries around the world.
Out of nearly 64,000 ratings 44,295 are 5 stars which means that not only has it been downloaded a lot but it is being very well received. The majority of negative comments focus on the in app purchases which have the potential to bring the money you spend to easily $10 or more. As with most free-to-play games you can play the game without spending money but there are quite a few options that cost money.