Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise

Before you see James Bond (now more of a hit man who has random epiphanies, than a classic spy) in Spectre, your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to play Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise. “Agent A is a spy-themed point-and-click puzzle […]

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Soda Dungeon

Numismatists, reluctant soft drink abstainers and casual gamers take note. Here is a game that will quench your thirst for a solo adventure- delivered as a novel carbonated currency themed app. Welcome to Soda Dungeon. As a savvy medieval wayfarer, you recognize the nearby foreboding […]

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Ninja Pizza Girl

There’s something about teaching and games that never quite works. 90% of the time, the games that try to hammer home a message just don’t deliver a satisfying game. There are certainly exceptions to the rule (like Particulars), but the vast majority of educational games […]

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Pokémon Shuffle Mobile

With the recent Pokémon GO announcement sending wannabe Pokémon trainers (i.e. every ’90s kid) into a frenzy, it seems only fitting to painstakingly examine every element of Nintendo’s first foray into mobile app gaming (Pokémon Shuffle) in order to better speculate about the success of […]

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Armello

When I was a kid, I loved Brian Jacques’ Redwall series – woodland creatures playing out medieval epics with swords and sorcery – and I still have the books to this day. In adult life, I’m a pretty avid board game player, with an extensive […]

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Pac-Man 256

Developer: Hipster Whale Platform(s): Android & iOS Release: 18/08/2015 I’m not a stranger to mobile games; however, I’m also not their biggest fan. I like the idea of small, cheap games that can provide a few hours of mindless, arcade-style entertainment for a couple of […]

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Bad Dinos

Developer: Insomniac Games Platform(s): iOS, Android Release: 30/06/2015 Bad Dinos is a fairly typical tower defense game. What stood out to me about it though, is its creators; Insomniac Games. The Ratchet & Clank and Sunset Overdrive developers are going crazy with projects at the […]

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Fallout Shelter

Developer: Bethesda Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 14/07/2015 Whoops. It’s been two weeks now, and I was supposed to have written a review for this. I’ve just been so busy with making my vault dwellers dance (literally) for my amusement that I got carried away. I’ve enjoyed […]

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Developer: Double Fine Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 28/04/2015 Spoiler Warning: This is the conclusion to my review of the first “episode,” which was released in February 2014. If you haven’t finished the game, I don’t recommend going any further as it contains spoilers. Consider yourself warned. […]

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Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 26/08/2014 With another episode down and its second season all wrapped up, The Walking Dead’s final few moments were tense to say the least. “No Going Back,” indeed; the ending of the series had so many parallels with its beginning that it […]

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