All a-buzz about Necta Collecta

Welcome to the meadow.  You’re job, young bee is to collect nectar from all the pretty wild flowers.  But you should only gather nectar from one type of flower to make it easier to collect.  Buzz around, pick up nectar, score lots of points and earn coins. The game uses the concept that each flower’s nectar sticks together better if you only collect from one flower... Read More

jailem – a Trap the Ball game

Jailem is a cute game based on a western cowboy/cops and robbers theme.  The game itself is a simple one.  A series of balls goes bouncing around the screen and you draw lines to limit where the balls can go.  Once you have a ball isolated by itself, its trapped.  Isolate all the balls in their own cells and win the level. When you capture two balls in the same grid  and can’t... Read More

Endless Lines – taking pipes in a different direction

Many moons ago, I found a game called “Pipes”.  It presented you a series of tiles that contained various shaped pipes, elbows, tees, intersections and straight and your goal was to build the longest pipe that water could flow through until you either trapped yourself  or filled the space before a timer went off and water started flowing through the pipes. It was a... Read More

MarBall Odyssey – a Tilt Based game

MarBall Odyssey is a game that takes elements from various games including pinball games. You have a ball/marble and using your devices tilt features, you navigate through a maze of ramps, walls and bumpers collecting coins and other objects while avoiding falling off the sides. Various bumpers do different things like launch your ball in the air to jump to areas you can’t... Read More

TXTgrams – A Tsukau Word Game

TXTgrams is one of a line of word puzzle games based on Tsukau, Sudoku with words.  Its best describe from the developer’s website: Tsukau Grams is an anagram challenge using the Tsukau letter-set format. A traditional anagram is the result of rearranging the letters of a word or phrase to produce a new word or phrase, using all the original letters only once. For example... Read More

Flip Them All – a tile flipping game

Flip Them All is a brain teaser based on several popular games.  The main goal is to flip all of the blue tiles to yellow.  However, some tiles affect the tiles around them.  For instance, the tiles with the yellow diamond that is wider than tall will flip itself and the tiles on either side of it.   The green diamonds flip the tiles above and below. The game comes with a very... Read More

Connect M – A Color Block Game

Connect M is a simple block puzzle game of trying to connect two color blocks to remove them.  You basically tap two same color blocks and if they can be connected , they will be removed.  For example in screen shot on the left, the top two green blocks in the first two columns cannot be connected, though the green blocks in the 2nd and 5th columns can be. In this example you... Read More

Cavorite – a must have platform game!

Game play trailers, the little short preview movies can tell a prospective customer a lot about the game. I had seen the video for this game a couple of weeks before the review request came in. And it was “meh, another platform game of pushing blocks around”. Boy was I wrong! Looking at this game live instead of an over processed over compressed YouTube video makes... Read More

Task-Master: A puzzling puzzler.

Welcome to Task-Master.  This is a puzzle game and part of the puzzle is figuring out how to play it.  The game provides very little in the way of how to play and that in its-self is the challenge.  For instance, one level you get a single dot on the screen and you are supposed to try different gestures and iPhone actions to try and figure out how to solve the level. Some levels... Read More