Category Archives: hack-and-slash

Prune, Transistor and Some Other Excellent iOS Games Are Currently On Sale

I'm sure at least some of these must be part of some Apple promotion, but whatever the reason, a whole bunch of great iPhone and iPad games just went on sale. I have reviews of most of them, which I'll link to if you still need help deciding whether to buy. First off, Season One of Star Billions by Catch & Release is currently FREE to celebrate the release of Season Two. You can read my review here and download the game here. Simogo's challenging puzzler SPL-T is on sale for $0.99, down from $2.99. Read more [...]

Epic of Kings Review: Just Play ‘Infinity Blade’

Epic of Kings By: Dead Mage Inc. I'm not sure exactly what I expected from Dead Mage Studios' iOS and Android game Epic of Kings. As someone who's invested hours and hours into all three of Chair's Infinity Blade games, I was hoping it might use some inspiration from those but offer some of its own original ideas. I wasn't a fan of Infinity Blade's in-app purchases (IAP) and ability to use gold to buy experience points. I also didn't like the introduction of a second currency or timers in Infinity Read more [...]

Legend of Grimrock: iOS & iPad Guide, Help, Tips and Tricks

Legend of Grimrock By: Almost Human ltd. I've been playing the superb dungeon crawler Legend of Grimrock by Almost Human on my iPad Air 2. While I'm still fairly early into the game, I wanted to provide some tips and tricks that have helped me so far. Some I discovered on my own and others I picked up from other players. Starting Guide: Saving: This game allows you to save anytime and anywhere. There also seems to be an unlimited number of save slots. I suggest creating new save slots frequently, Read more [...]

Implosion – Never Lose Hope: Review

Implosion - Never Lose Hope By: Rayark Inc. I haven't played too many hack-n-slash games in quite some time. I used to love Gameloft's Dungeon Hunter series before it went free with in-app-purchases (IAP). The last game I can think of was Godfire: Rise of Prometheus by Vivid Games, which I had really high hopes for. But it was a premium-priced game hampered by tons of IAPs and no way to grind for more currency. I don't have much patience for games like that, so I avoid most "freemium" dungeon Read more [...]

Implosion – Never Lose Hope: Walkthrough Guide, Tips and Tricks

Implosion - Never Lose Hope By: Rayark Inc. Implosion - Never Lose Hope by Rayark Inc is a premium hack-and-slash game for iOS devices. This is a walkthrough guide with hints, tips, tricks and help for the game. It's a work in progress, so please bear with me. Feel free to ask for or offer help in the comments section. Let me know if you need help on a specific mission and I'll do my best. See my Implosion review here. Note: I'm using pagination for this guide. Click on the little numbers at Read more [...]