Tag Archives: Games

Flappy Bird creator to return this week with new game, Swing Copters

Remember Flappy Bird? Of course you do. If you were a fan of the infuriatingly addictive game, you’ll be happy to learn that Dong Nguyen, the game’s creator, is coming out with a new title this week that is said to be just as difficult to put down. Hitting the App Store on August 21, Swing Copters captures a similar gameplay mechanic to its predecessor…

God of Light App Review: A dark and serene puzzle game

The gameplay of God of Light, the new physics-based puzzler from Playmous, is hardly original. The concept of reflecting and refracting light from its source to its intended target is a staple of the puzzle genre. However, in an attempt to make the game shine, God of Light brings some beautiful artwork, a serene soundtrack and whole load of darkness to…

“Indie Game Showcase” section appears in App Store

Indie games seem to be all the rage recently (Flappy Bird, anyone?), and it seems that Apple is looking to help out Indie developers get a little more exposure on that App Store by creating a section called “Indie Game Showcase.” As you can see in the banner above, the section is available on the App Store via iOS, as well as inside of iTunes on a desktop…

My 5 most addictive iOS games

As we all know, gaming on iOS can be addictive, very addictive… But what are the most addictive games on iOS? I’ve compiled a list of 5 games that I believe can literally ruin your life. I know that doesn’t make this article very appealing, but you’ll still want to try them anyway. Candy Crush Saga – Free Download: App Store First up, the dreaded…

Flappy Bird may fly again, says creator Dong Nguyen

In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen revealed that it is possible that the incredibly addictive and infuriating iOS game may return to the App Store. As for the future of his flapper, he’s still turning down offers to purchase the game. Nguyen refuses to compromise his independence. But will Flappy Bird ever fly…

Smash Hit App Review: Possibly the most beautiful iOS game ever

Smash Hit from Mediocre is currently sitting at the top of the free App Store chart and it’s easy to see why. It’s beautifully made and one of the best iOS games I have played for a long while. In Smash Hit, you have to throw metal balls at glass obstacles as the first person camera moves ever forwards through the 3D world. Your objective is…

Why you’re addicted to Candy Crush (video)

If you’re on Facebook, there’s a very good chance you’ve been invited to play Candy Crush, or have seen status updates from friends and family desperately trying to figure out how to beat level 147. If you haven’t experience either, congratulations. You win the internet. But there’s a reason why the game is so insanely addictive. Discovery News’…

Squiggle Racer – The most irritating game since Flappy Bird

Once Flappy Bird was taken from the App Store, other game developers have had to fight for the crown of “Most irritating, addicting and ultimately unsatisfying game on the App Store.” And I think I’ve found one of the few that isn’t a direct clone of the now infamous Flappy. Squiggle Racer is a free, ad-supported universal title. The aim: Using only…