Tag Archives: Games

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…

Best Apps of 2014: Games

This post is part of our “Best Apps of 2014″ series! The series highlights the finest apps of the year — either released in 2014 or heavily updated. You can follow along with all entries in the series HERE.  We’re approaching the end of the year, so what better time to bring together all of the best apps from the last twelve months? We’ve been…

Ollie by Sphero review: Built for speed

You’ve probably heard of Sphero thanks to the company’s app-controlled ball of the same name. In fact, if you’ve been paying attention, you will have realized that we got ahold of one recently posted our findings on the minute ball of fun just yesterday. The team behind Sphero is back with a new connected toy designed to hit a top speed of 14mph and…

Sphero 2.0 review: A ball of fun

When my Sphero arrived, I was eager to rip open the box and immediately start whizzing around my apartment with it. The app-controlled robotic ball, first launched in 2012 and second-generation Sphero 2.0, reviewed here, unveiled in 2013, has seen a lot of press since its debut and I couldn’t wait. On receiving it, I was surprised by how well it was…