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(Advance) Exclusive Review: UrbanTycoon (V: 1.0)

October 12, 2008

That’s right!  We have an exclusive copy of UrbanTycoon!  This will be (I believe) the first and (probably) the only place you will find a full review of UrbanTycoon before its release later this week.  Before I start, I would like to thank TouchSoftMobile for giving me the opportunity! Along with this review, we will also have […]

Review: Line Rider iRide (V: 1.1)

October 11, 2008

Line Rider is a physics game. The basic concept is to draw one or more lines with the touch screen. A boy (referred to as “Bosh”) rides his sled on these lines after the player presses the “Play” button. The game includes simulated physics, which means the track must be sufficiently smooth to prevent the […]

Review: BlocksClassic (V: 0.9.7)

October 11, 2008

BlocksClassic is a version of the popular game Breakout.  The objective of the game is to to remove all the blocks on the ceiling.  To do this, you must bounce a ball with a paddle to know down the blocks.  Once you knock down all the blocks, you go on to the next (harder) level.  […]

Review: Tunnels (V: 1.0.3)

October 11, 2008

Tunnels is a simple game where you pilot a spacecraft through a tunnel.  It was developed, and published by Terry Peng.  It currently sells in the App Store for $1.99.  Presentation There is no story at all in this game.  The menus are extremely simple, but (in my opinion) are best expressed this way.  The […]

Review: Newsstand

September 29, 2008

Newsstand is a high-end RSS reader for the iPhone and iPod touch that allows you to view your favorite web articles in style. Newsstand is available on the AppStore for $4.99.  App Store Link Presentation: Newsstand is one of the most well designed applications for the iPhone OS. It’s perfect all the way down to […]

Freebies 007: Casino Royale

September 27, 2008

Today, is the super-awesome-mega-ultra casino themed freebies (it will twice as long too)!  There are so many free casino apps out there, I’ll tell you which one are worth your time. iSlots This is a very simple, but fun app.  This is just a straight out slots simulator.  The only problem with it is that […]

Review: Bugdom 2

September 22, 2008

Bugdom 2 is the first major fully 3D adventure game for the iPhone and iPod touch. The developer is Pangea Software and it sells for a very low temporary price $2.99. Presentation: The menu of Bugdom is very creative and is really easy to navigate. You are also presented with a lovely logo and plenty […]

Review: Newsstand

September 22, 2008

Newsstand is a high-end RSS reader for the iPhone and iPod touch that allows you to view your favorite web articles in style. Newsstand is available on the AppStore for $4.99.  App Store Link Presentation: Newsstand is one of the most well designed applications for the iPhone OS. It’s perfect all the way down to […]

Review: “Top 3” Solitaire

September 21, 2008

Solitaire is any of a family of single-player card games of a generally similar character, but varying greatly in detail. These games typically involve dealing cards from a shuffled deck into a prescribed arrangement on a tabletop, from which the player attempts to reorder the deck by suit and rank through a series of moves […]

Review: MobileChat

September 19, 2008

MobileChat is the best way to use instant messengers on your iPhone, but even though I said “best” – it’s really not that great. It currently sells for $2.99 on the App Store.  Presentation You’d think that this app is going to be just incredible based on the well written description and nice interface – […]