The iPhone's always been a great device for small flavorful bites of gameplay -- Canabalt's one-button jumping game probably set the course for this early on, but recently there's been a bevy of titles like these. Super Crate Box, Hookshot Escape, and Ziggurat have all offered up well-polished, simple, but endlessly deep bits of gameplay. And now here comes Spellsword, another great title in the same vein that cuts a specific genre (in this case, the action RPG) down to its core, and polishes it until it shines.
If you've played and loved Canabalt, the high-speed, one-button jumping game, you'll probably enjoy Action Turnip. Just as in Canabalt, your character moves forward automatically, and you avoid obstacles by timing your jumps. Unlike... Read Post
I could play Canabalt forever. Or I could if I didn’t suck at it. Canabalt is a good example of why I’m loving the iPhone gaming renaissance so much. The iPhone has severely constrained resources, but game developers thrive on restr... Read Post
Puppet Punch is a new game for iPhone and iPad. Originally only in the Canada, Brazil and Austria App Stores, the title is now available in the United States. The game has a clear bias against puppets. Gameplay is similar to a whack... Read Post