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[Game Review] The Walking Dead: Season Two (PC)

In 360, Android, iOS, PC, PS3, Reviews, Vita by Eldon TsanLeave a Comment

As a person who absolutely despises The Walking Dead as a TV show, Telltale Games’ adaptation of the series was definitely one of my favorite games of 2012. Season One of The Walking Dead was so good that even when I had to replay the entire thing due to my save being bugged, I still almost teared up at several …

Eldon Tsan[Game Review] The Walking Dead: Season Two (PC)
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[E3 2013] Telltale Gives a Closer Look at The Walking Dead: 400 Days

In 360, iOS, PC, Previews, PS3, Vita by Davis FanLeave a Comment

Though the adventure with Lee and Clementine may be over for the season, fans of Telltale Games’s The Walking Dead are undoubtedly pining for more. With the announcement of The Walking Dead: 400 Days DLC, there are countless questions about it and how it fits into the adventure and individualized stories that players have crafted up already. At E3 2013, Telltale Games put on a presentation …

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[Game Review] Cling! (iPhone)

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First 5 Games has brought to the world of platforming a rather interesting take on the typical jump-fail-die-try-again archetype with the introduction of Cling!. With pleasantly challenging level design, clean graphics, and couple of welcome extra features, Cling! may be the action-platformer that will stick to your ribs (or mobile device).   One of the most striking aspects about Cling! …

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[Game Review] infinite (iOS)

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Nexus Game studio takes you to a galaxy far, far away (or perhaps very close, because it’s rather unspecific) in their celestial arcade drop, infinite. In it, you amass a solar system star by star as you dodge debris to the downtempo tunes of the cosmos. The game’s abstract art style and clean interface reaffirm its indie roots, but are …

Matthew Kartanata[Game Review] infinite (iOS)
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[Game Review] Turbolab Pursuit (iOS)

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At the conception of our nation, during the creation of the Declaration of Independence, our founding fathers thought it necessary that we proclaim our natural right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Turbolab Pursuit is nothing like that last proclamation. It’s about getting money, jumping off hills, shooting an endless stream of bandits behind you, while upgrading your …

Matthew Kartanata[Game Review] Turbolab Pursuit (iOS)
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[Game Review] Hello Kitty Seasons: Beauty Salon (iOS)

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As part of the Sanrio brand, Hello Kitty Seasons: Beauty Salon is yet another electronic addition to the kingdom of kawaii (or kowaii, depending on who you ask) that, unfortunately, is still not Hello Kitty Online Island Adventure in disguise—and while that may be disappointing enough to ward off the elite connoisseurs of this iconic Japanese cat, it doesn’t immediately disqualify the …

Matthew Kartanata[Game Review] Hello Kitty Seasons: Beauty Salon (iOS)
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[Game Review] The Simpsons: Tapped Out (Android)

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Almost a year after its original release on iOS devices and nobody cares about it anymore, The Simpsons: Tapped Out finally hits Android devices as well. With countless freemium games available already, no matter which device players own. Amidst all these titles, Tapped Out stands out, if just for its effective use of the Simpsons IP, but hides a large …

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[Game Review] Pixel People (iPhone)

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Tiny Tower meets Zoo Tycoon in this week’s casual pick, Pixel People. Developed by chillingo and Lambda Mu, Pixel People seamlessly turns players from basic home-planner to metropolitan designer in a matter of hours. From paving roads, planting foliage, or even placing Merlin Greybeard into employment at the local School of Magic, players create a city all their own while …

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[Game Review] Rise of the Blobs (Android)

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If you’ve ever dreamt of hurling an army of fruits into gelatinous columns of terror, Rise of the Blobs is the manifestation of your wildest fantasy. And, well, if you haven’t dreamt of that, you may still enjoy all this game has to offer, if you can move past a few key flaws in the game’s design and playability.

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[Game Review] Temple Run 2 (iOS)

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This month, Imangi Studios brings its sequel to the crowd favorite Temple Run. While this new game still does not feature a central story beyond petty thievery from a temple of demented monkeys (replaced now with one, behemoth-sized primate) it maintains its original fast-paced game play and improves on a number of its key components to the enjoyment for new …

Matthew Kartanata[Game Review] Temple Run 2 (iOS)