Tracking in ‘Pokemon GO’ is Currently Broken

Pokémon GO By: Niantic, Inc. (Nintendo) I explained in my walkthrough guide last week how to use the "Nearby" list in Pokemon Go to track Pokemon. The game used to show Pokemon that were already visible at the top of the list with no footprints. As Pokemon got further from you, they'd have one, two or three footprints so you could see if you're getting closer to them. This is how the…

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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.…

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Glitch Games’ “A Short Tale” Scheduled to Release Later This Month

A Short Tale By: Glitch Games **Update: The game now has a release date of February 11th! I finished the game a little while back and I think room escape fans will really enjoy it. There are some devious puzzles! And don't worry -- I'll remind you when the game is officially out. :) ** I somehow missed the news that Glitch Games have been working on -- and nearly finishing --…

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Christmas and Holiday 2015 iOS Sales and Freebies

There are a lot of iPhone and iPad sales happening at the moment. I won't be listing all of them, but there are a few I think are worth pointing out. I'll add to this as I see them. Click on the titles for my review where available. The Room by Fireproof Games is currently FREE, down from $0.99. God of Light by Playmous is currently FREE, down from $1.99. Attack the…

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Grayout By: Mrgan LLC **Update: The game is now available. You can download it here and see this little gameplay video here: You might be wondering what that jumbled title is all about. It was my way of having a bit of fun announcing the upcoming text adventure game called Grayout, a prequel to the dystopian censorship game Blackbar by Neven Mrgan and James Moore. Grayout puts you in the shoes of…

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Fireproof Games’ “The Room Three” Had a Ninja Release Today

The Room Three By: Fireproof Games Fireproof Games had a surprise release of The Room Three today without any previous announcement. I just started playing and it looks gorgeous. The game starts off on a moving train, so that's already very different from what we're used to with these games. There also seems to be more of a story unraveling. I only played a few minutes so far because it's a dark…

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If You Liked Episode 1 of Bertram Fiddle, Help Episode 2 Get Made

If you've played Bertram Fiddle: Episode 1: A Dreadly Business and were waiting for Episode 2, there's good news! The developers at Rumpus Animation have been hard at work to bring us the conclusion of the story. But they need our help! Based on this video below, you can see that the plans for Episode 2 are on a much bigger scale than Episode 1. I wish I could play it right…

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iOS Apps Removed From The App Store Are Now Removed From Purchase History

**Update: Now it seems this was all a big App Store bug and apps are returning to people's Purchase History. Hopefully that's the end of this and we can all continue happily buying iOS games. :) ** I spent the last year nursing a dying iPhone 5 to make it last one more year, just so I could see if Apple would return to making a 4-inch phone again. If I had…

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