Tag Archives: Reigns

My Week Unwrapped: August 27, 2017 – Bertram Fiddle, Karma, Darkest Dungeon, Cat Bird, Little Red Lie, Shadow Fight 2, Hipster Sheep and More

Hi everyone! It's been a super busy week with lots of games to cover, so I'm going to make this intro brief. As you know by now, this is My Week Unwrapped, where I talk about all the games I've been playing over the past week. Enjoy! And don't forget the sales on the last page. Note: The embedded videos are overloading these posts. I'm trying something new this week, putting each game on its own page. Click the links at the bottom of each page to get to the next and please let me know if you encounter Read more [...]

‘Reigns’ Sequel, ‘Her Majesty,’ Announced for Release Later This Year

It would be hard, if not impossible, to have missed out on the hit Tinder-like swiping game, Reigns, which released just a bit over a year ago and became an instant hit, topping the App Store charts. While I didn't review the game, I did interview the developer, François Alliot, and wrote a very detailed walkthrough for it. The game had an incredibly satisfying mechanic that had you swiping left and right through a deck of cards to unravel a deep and entertaining story. There was a super tricky Read more [...]

My Week Unwrapped: May 13, 2017

Hi everyone! Welcome back to My Week Unwrapped, where I talk about all the games I've been playing over the last seven days. You may have noticed I skipped last week. That's because my site has been unstable and is currently under maintenance. There was also a death in the family, so I took a few days off. But I'm back now and this roundup will be pretty long, since this week is already insane and I'm adding last week's on top of it. If you are reading this, I would also appreciate some feedback. Read more [...]

‘Artificial Superintelligence’ Review: Play It, Meatbags!

Artificial Superintelligence By: Grailr LLC Nerial's Reigns (published by Devolver Digital) was one of my favorite games of 2016. It's an incredibly innovative game inspired by Tinder that manages to make simple binary choices super compelling and even quite tricky. It's a perfect fit for mobile devices, as all you need is a body part that can swipe left and right and you're good to go. I didn't review it, but I did make a thorough walkthrough and interview the developer. The game has been highly Read more [...]

AppUnwrapper’s Favorite iOS Games of 2016

This is only the second year I'm listing my Games of the Year, and 2016 was an incredibly strong one for iOS games. It was hard getting this list down to just ten or fifteen games, so I also have some runners-up. There were just too many great games this year! So, without further ado, I represent my GOTY 2016 list! Any reviews I wrote are linked to the name of each game. Snakebird - If you've been paying close attention this year, you probably aren't too surprised to hear that Noumenon Games' Read more [...]