Tag Archives: Games

Alto’s Adventure updated with new items, upgrades and improvements

Everyone’s favorite endless snowboarding odyssey Alto’s Adventure has today been updated to version 1.1 bringing with it a number of new items to unlock, upgrades to earn and improvements to the overall experience. The beautiful Alto’s Adventure has proven to be a popular choice for iOS gamers since its launch earlier this year, earning a place in…

Giveaway: Win yourself a Darkside Ollie from Sphero!

We’ve once again teamed up with the awesome folks at Sphero and are giving away their newest app-controlled robot: Darkside. The new, blacked-out Darkside is a revamped version of last year’s Ollie and has a mind of its own. We just published our full review of the device and are now giving you the chance to win one of your own! To enter, simply…

Review: Darkside Ollie by Sphero

Fresh from a super cool collaboration with Disney and Lucasfilm for the new Star Wars movie (yep, BB-8 is their work), Sphero this week unveiled its newest app controlled droid: Darkside. An update to last year’s Ollie, Darkside is a blacked-out version that channels its inner Sith powers and is much less subservient than its blue and white…

Nintendo to release first smartphone game this year, 5 titles by 2017

In an earnings call today, Nintendo CEO and President Satoru Iwata announced that the company will launch its first smartphone game by the end of 2015 as part of its partnership with DeNA. The two games companies also revealed that they plan to release 5 mobile titles by March, 2017. Internally, Nintendo is said to have made “several organizational and…

Nintendo bringing Mario, other titles to smartphones and tablets

The Pokémon Trading Card Game for iPad Your favorite Nintendo games will be landing on smartphones and tablets in the near future, reports The Wall Street Journal. Having staunchly refused to port its popular game franchises to other platforms in the past, Nintendo today announced that it will begin creating games for smart devices, like iPhone and…

App Refresh: The best new, updated and discounted apps and games

Every single day, new content, app updates, brand new games and special offers hit the App Store. Each week, Apple does its best to highlight some of that content on its front page but a lot of great stuff slips through the net. With App Refresh, we round up the most recent app and game releases, discounts and updates we think are worth you checking…

Beautiful, snowy scenes await in Alto’s Adventure

A new game landed on iOS today: Alto’s Adventure. The snowboard-themed endless runner combines beautiful graphics, an exemplary soundtrack and quick in-and-out gameplay that will keep you playing: Above the placid ivory snow lies a sleepy mountain village, brimming with the promise of adventure. Join Alto and his friends as they embark on an endless…

7 of the most addictive iOS games right now

Games get added to the App Store every day. Some of them long, epic adventures with immersive graphics and beautiful soundtracks, some of them miniature, one-tap-to-play frustraters designed to keep you coming back for more. We highlight some excellent games that fall into the latter category… Radical Radical is a super simple iOS game. So…

Bubble Twins app review: Colorful, casual gaming

This review is completed as part of PhoneDog Media’s Sponsored App Review Program.  Casual gaming is seeing a resurgence in the App Store. There are hundreds of games that want to steal away your attention, distract and entertain you for a few minutes at a time, each offering lightweight yet addictive experiences to keep you coming back for…

App Refresh: The best new, updated and discounted apps and games

Every single day, new content, app updates, brand new games and special offers hit the App Store. Each week, Apple does its best to highlight some of that content on its front page but a lot of great stuff slips through the net. With App Refresh, we round up the most recent app and game releases, discounts and updates we think are worth you checking…