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Warfare Incorporated

The ReplicatorFor an avid real-time and turn-based strategist such as myself (I own over 10 different games in the genre if you combine board, PC (without counting expansion packs), and iPhone games, just in case you doubt), seeing Warfare Incorporated (Spiffcode Inc.) in the App Store Wednesday night was a dream come true. I didn’t hesitate to download it and promptly began my midnight gaming. Read the rest of this entry »


Reign of Swords

Reign of Swords, iPhone, Punch Entertainment, iPod Touch

Your troops are hopelessly outnumbered. The dozen or so Pikemen are emboldened only by your five Heroes, killing machines that strike fear into any enemy troop formation. As the seemingly endless wall of enemy Cavalry approach your Heroes charge, each killing a troop with a single blow. Your Pikeman advance and crush their first line, but are soon overwhelmed by sheer numbers. Just as the situation begins to look helpless Sir Anston, your mentor and teacher, arrives with 2 regiments of Knights and easily finishes off the weakened enemy forces. This is just one of the over 40 different missions in the exciting turn-based-strategy game Reign of Swords. Read the rest of this entry »


Rock’n’Roll

Rock’n’Roll, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPhone 3G, TAG GamesThe App Store is only a few months old and yet there are already a plethora of maze based puzzle games available for gamers to choose from. Amongst them are the popular (and rather good) Dizzy Bee and Labyrinth, the slightly less impressive Spinner and the ridiculously impossible Balloonacy. Even at this early stage in iPhone gaming any new title joining this crowded genre is going to have to be rather special to make an impact. Tag Games certainly hope that Rock’n’Roll fits the bill but will this maze game leave players spinning in delight or wishing they’d stayed away? Read the rest of this entry »


V-Moda Vibe Duo

V-Moda Vibe Duo, iPhone, iPod Touch, ReviewThe earbuds that come with the iPhone and iPod Touch aare nice, but there’s a nice range of even better earphones. For gamers who want to get more out of their iPhone or iPod Touch and who want to reach the ultimate gaming experience, V-Moda has produced the V-Moda Vibe Duo earbuds. They look extremely slick, sound great, feel great, but they’re quite expensive. Read the rest of this entry »


Galcon

A week ago I picked up Galcon from the App Store. I wasn’t expecting too much, but from the videos I’ve seen at Galcom.com it looked moderately entertaining. Little did I know that I was downloading the greatest iPhone game ever to call appstore its home. Read the rest of this entry »


Real Football 2009

Gameloft, iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPod Touch, Real Soccer 2009The first football game to grace the iPhone is the latest in a long line of mobile only titles carrying the Real Football moniker and released as Real Soccer in the United States. Gameloft have already shown that as far as mobile gaming is concerned you can give the reigning champions FIFA and Pro Evolution Soccer a good game, but as they grace the hallowed turf on the iPhone for the first time will they take an early lead in this new championship race? Read the rest of this entry »