Category Archives: Shooter

‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ is the Kind of F2P I’d Like to See More of on iOS

Fortnite By: Epic Games If you've been following me for a while, you probably know that I'm not a fan of free-to-play (F2P) monetization that change the nature of a game by penalizing you for failing and/or give a leg up to those who spend real cash. The App Store is filled with games like this, whether it's paying for extra lives or moves in a game like Candy Crush Saga, consumable undos in Deus Ex GO, or loot boxes in pretty much any "free" competitive game these days. Because these practices Read more [...]

I Wish “Shooty Skies” and “PAC-MAN 256” Were More Like “Crossy Road”

I've never written anything about Hipster Whale's Frogger-like mobile game Crossy Road on my site before, but I have had a lot of thoughts about it. With the release of the recent Land Sliders and Shooty Skies, I decided I need to get some things off my chest about high score chasers. So I'm going to explore several games that have a lot in common. First, a confession, so there's no misunderstanding: I still have Crossy Road on my iPhone primarily for collecting characters. I never really got hooked 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 [...]

World of Khaos: Review

World of Khaos By: Rapid Turtle Games World of Khaos is a real-time tower defense game that takes place in a post-apocalyptic world ruled by a fanatic with a huge army of robots, mutants and cyborgs. You control the last resistance base, which mostly consists of a giant gun on the left side of the screen that pivots to point at enemies. To do so, you simply tap and drag your finger anywhere on the screen in the direction you want it to point, and it will automatically shoot as long as your finger Read more [...]