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‘Campfire Cooking’ Review: Mmm Toasty!

Campfire Cooking By: Layton Hawkes Layton Hawkes got my attention with his first game, Puzzlepops!, an ingenious puzzler that features seemingly innocent candy that you push along tracks to goals. It was the perfect one-handed game, and I had very little to complain about. So I was thrilled when the sequel released with a Halloween theme and even trickier puzzles. Now Layton's back with a new game that still centers around sweets (I hope he has a good dentist), but takes things away from the Read more [...]

“PUSH” Review: Keep Pushing My Buttons

"PUSH" By: Maciej Targoni & Michal Pawlowski You might know Maciej Targoni from his games HOOK or klocki, both minimalistic puzzlers that have no instructions and count on you figuring things out through experimentation. Michal Pawlowski also released a puzzle game called Zenge, which similarly doesn't hold your hand but is relaxing and never punishing. Considering how much these games have in common, it makes sense that the two developers have now teamed up to create a new puzzler called PUSH. As Read more [...]

‘Splitter Critters’ Review: How Did They Do It?

Splitter Critters By: RAC7 Games (Update, 2/4/2017: The game got some new content, discussed below.) When I got my first iPhone, it felt like magic. It still kind of does, but now it's magic I've gotten used to, that is part of my daily life. I don't often stop and ponder anymore how incredible it is that thing is able to translate my taps and swipes into very specific commands. In the same vein, most iOS games that suck me in these days feel great on the platform but don't make me contemplate Read more [...]

Til Morning’s Light Now Available on Amazon and iOS

Til Morning's Light By: Amazon Game Studios & WayForward A while back, I heard about a game called Til Morning's Light, being developed by WayForward. The game was originally supposed to be an exclusive for Amazon Fire devices, which made me really sad. Not sad enough to buy an Amazon device instead of iOS, but it's the first time the thought even crossed my mind. Well, it turns out Amazon Game Studios scrapped the whole exclusive thing and brought the game to iOS devices as well. Lost Within Read more [...]

The Forgotten Treasure: Walkthrough

The Forgotten Treasure By: Peeking Peacock HB This is a complete step-by-step walkthrough guide for the iOS and Android game The Forgotten Treasure by Peeking Peacock HB. Feel free to ask for help in the comments section. Walkthrough: 1. Enter the ruins to the right. Solve the two rotating tile puzzles to get two levers. 2. Open your inventory and place the two levers in the slots. Then use the crowbar from your bag to break the urn to the left. Take the torch. 3. If you pull down the Read more [...]