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My Week Unwrapped: October 9, 2017 – Thimbleweed Park, Stranger Things The Game, INFINIROOM, Waggle Words, PUSH and More

Hi everyone! Welcome to yet another installment of My Week Unwrapped, where I go over everything I've been up to this past week related to iOS gaming. There aren't too many games to cover today but they're all good ones. And make sure you scroll down for current sales! Thimbleweed Park I'd been working on my review for Ron Gilbert's Thimbleweed Park for a while now, due to The Witness distracting me. Well, if you've been waiting for that review, I have good news-a-reno for you. I finally finished Read more [...]

‘Thimbleweed Park’ iOS Review: Retro Point-and-Click Gaming for the Modern Age

Thimbleweed Park By: Terrible Toybox (Ron Gilbert) As a point-and-click adventure fan, I knew I was supposed to be excited about Thimbleweed Park when it was announced, but I'd be lying if I didn't say I had mixed feelings. As I mentioned here, I didn't grow up on LucasArts games, but rather those like Broken Sword. So I don't have any nostalgic attachment to the retro art or old school action verb controls. On the contrary, I saw that list of verbs covering a third of the screen and part of Read more [...]

My Week Unwrapped: October 2, 2017 – Flower, Kensho, The Witness, Ticket to Ride: First Journey, Harald and More

Hi everyone, and welcome back to My Week Unwrapped, where I discuss all the games I've been playing over the last seven days. If you've been following closely, you've probably noticed that I've been spending a lot of my time with the Witness. This is true and hopefully won't bother anyone, as I'm really enjoying it. But I did manage to fit in some time for other games and write a few reviews, which I'll link to below. Also, don't forget to look at the sales at the bottom of the page! The Witness Soooo Read more [...]

My Week Unwrapped: September 25, 2017 – The Witness, Thimbleweed Park, Morphite, Another Lost Phone, Kensho and More

Hi everyone! I don't know about you, but I'm overwhelmed by all the amazing games we've been getting over the last few weeks. Just when I think I can sort of maybe juggle the four games I'm in middle of, out pops another high-profile game I've been waiting for. It truly is a great time to be a mobile gamer, and even more so if you like puzzle and adventure games. But instead of babbling on, let's get on with the latest installment of My Week Unwrapped, where I tell you what I've been up to the Read more [...]

Thimbleweed Park: Touch Controls Guide and Tips

Thimbleweed Park By: Terrible Toybox (Ron Gilbert) This is just a short guide to help those playing the mobile version of Thimbleweed Park find the shortcuts to make the game more user-friendly. Some of these options are not so obvious at first, so they're easy to miss. I missed them myself during my first hour or so playing. So first off, you can read the helpful tips in the settings. You're shown some of the controls when you boot up the game. Basically, tap to move. The verbs on the screen Read more [...]