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Review: Invasion Earth: 1953 by 285 Digital

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Most side scrolling shooters involve aircraft of some sort, but few are taken from the viewpoint of the “bad guys”.  This is, however, the scenario of Invasion Earth: 1953, a post-Roswellian look at aliens trying to take over our beloved planet.  That’s basically it for a plot, and there’s not a lot of variety to the action.  What keeps drawing me back into the game however, are the (sometimes insane) goals and that need to try “just one more time” to reach them.  Invasion Earth doesn’t have a lot of the bells and whistles of many of its peers, but it has a satisfyingly addictive quality about it anyway.



iPad App Review - Skillz for iPad

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Skillz has become one of the newest addictive games on the market.  The concept matches many other popular music games that test your rhythm, tap speed, and ability to rock the turn tables.  It’s similar to Guitar Hero and Rock Band, but much more difficult which makes it appealing. 



Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD available for iPad 2 and iPhone 4S!

A monstrously cool space adventure, Galaxy on Fire 2™, of which I have been known to fire up on me iPod touch a time or two, has been released apparently for the iPad 2 and iPhone 4s at HD quality (and at an HD price), which I think means that iPad 1 users are sort of left out in the cold (sob). The new game is refreshed with the latest high-quality graphics which require the punch provided by the A5 processor/GPU, so read on you lucky iPad 2 and 4S owners for the gory press details...



Spuzzle, Inc. Releases A Social Competition App with the Best of Three Popular Word Games

Spuzzle, Inc. Releases A Social Competition App with the Best of Three Popular Word Games

DENVER, Colorado – Word puzzle enthusiasts, bring your “A” game.  Spuzzle, Inc. launches a new social word game challenge in the form of Word vs Word, an app with the all-in-one link between a crossword puzzle, hangman and a word search game. 

The game offers social interaction with live turn-based play and chat messaging with friends and random opponents or equally challenging solo matches.  From the more than 3,500 word games available in the iTunes App Store, Word vs Word is an accumulation of all things word game players find addictive, fun and rewarding.


'Face Frenzy - Monster Edition' just in time for Halloween

'Face Frenzy - Monster Edition' just in time for Halloween

San Francisco, CA - Just in time for Halloween, 3PigProductions, has released ‘Face Frenzy - Monster Edition for the iPhone.

‘Face Frenzy - Monster Edition ’ is a fun filled iPhone simulation game that allows a user to choose a favorite monster character and help them prepare for their night by controlling various monstrous facial aliments using a vast selection of tools.


Patchworld - Create as you play

Patchworld - Create as you play

Patchworld - Follow my creative journey - Win the game on my facebook page


Appshen Presents Professional Darts Championship

Appshen Presents Professional Darts Championship

 

PRESS RELEASE: Immediate

DATE: Tuesday 11th October 2011

SUBJECT: Appshen Presents Professional Darts Championship

APP LINK: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/professional-darts-championship/id452672467?ls=1&mt=8 


Tap the Bean with challenge modes

Tap the Bean with challenge modes

Grigo Launched Tap the Bean with challenge modes

 

Oct 9nd, 2011 – Grigo is very pleased to bring you Tap the Bean with challenge modes. Tap the Bean takes the simple puzzle game; players just tap the bean that wasn't there before. Tap the Bean can described as “easy to learn but hard to master”. The original version of Tap the Bean was ranked top 4 free app in Taiwan.


BubbleDux

BubbleDux

Indie developer Dadooq is delighted to announce the release on 10/10/2011 of their new game "BubbleDux". It is available for iPhone, iPod and iPad. Cost is $0.99.


Get Ready To Shoot Pumpkins in Halloween Edition of the iPhone Game Melon Truck!

Get Ready To Shoot Pumpkins in Halloween Edition of the iPhone Game Melon Truck!

Aliso Viejo, California - Get ready to shoot pumpkins with the new Free Halloween Edition of the addicting iPhone game Melon Truck. With more than 18,000 downloads, and 3500+ players in game center, Melon Truck continues to be the underground hit for physics games. Majority of the critics agree Melon truck is the new addicting 'Must-Have' item in your App Gallery.

iTunes Download Link: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/melon-truck/id431036115


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