Category Archives: Endless Runner

I Wish “Shooty Skies” and “PAC-MAN 256” Were More Like “Crossy Road”

I've never written anything about Hipster Whale's Frogger-like mobile game Crossy Road on my site before, but I have had a lot of thoughts about it. With the release of the recent Land Sliders and Shooty Skies, I decided I need to get some things off my chest about high score chasers. So I'm going to explore several games that have a lot in common. First, a confession, so there's no misunderstanding: I still have Crossy Road on my iPhone primarily for collecting characters. I never really got hooked Read more [...]

Race the Sun: iOS Review

Race The Sun By: Flippfly, LLC I'm not much of an endless runner fan. I usually find they stress me out too much and the reward isn't worth the trouble. But occasionally one comes along that's just so visually appealing that I need to give it a try. The last one was Alto's Adventure, which I adored, but eventually got frustrated with and stopped playing. That was in large part due to the way the missions/goals were designed. You have to clear three goals at a time before you're given any new ones. Read more [...]

Alto’s Adventure: List of Goals for All Levels

Alto's Adventure By: Snowman This will be a walkthrough guide with all the goals for the iOS snowboarding endless runner, Alto's Adventure. It's a work in progress, so please bear with me. Feel free to ask for help with specific goals in the comments section or help fill in gaps. For tips and tricks, as well as videos of certain goals, see the rest of my Alto's Adventure guide here. Level 1:•Land a backflip•Grind a bunting line•Jump across a chasmLevel 2:•Travel 500 m in one run•Catch Read more [...]

Alto’s Adventure: iOS iPhone 5 Gameplay Footage

Alto's Adventure By: Snowman This is some gameplay footage I took of the iOS snowboarding endless runner Alto's Adventure by Snowman. You can see my review of the game here. You can see my walkthrough guide here. Alto & Turorial: Alto & Tutorial: Maya & Paz (2nd & 3rd Characters): Izel & Felipe (4th & 5th Characters): Tupa (6th & Final Character): Tupa Using the Wing Suit: Just Alto: Alto ~15,000 meter distance: All 6 Characters: Doing Backflips With Maya: Bugged Wingsuit Read more [...]

Alto’s Adventure: Walkthrough, Strategy Guide, Tips & Tricks

Alto's Adventure By: Snowman This will be a walkthrough guide with hints, tips and tricks for the iOS snowboarding endless runner, Alto's Adventure. It's a work in progress, so please bear with me. Feel free to ask for help in the comments section or offer your own tips. You can also see some gameplay footage here. You can see my review of the game here.   Here's a list of goals for each level.Force Field (Sonic Boom): When you pick up speed from doing tricks or going Read more [...]