MicRogue Review: The Little Things That Matter

I am an ardent fan of little games with big gameplay experiences. Traditional games like Chess or Solitaire appealed to me as a kid because their rules were simple but the variations of gameplay were seemingly endless. Now, as an adult, I find that video games which deliver a similar experience appeal to me a…

Forgotten Memories Review: A Blast From the Past

With Forgotten Memories, Psychoz set out to deliver an experience that pays tribute to survival-horror classics, namely Silent Hill, while spooking the player with new thrills along the way. After spending some time with the game in the ideal environment (i.e.in the dark with headphones) it is clear to me that Psychoz met their goal…

Battle Odyssey Review: Well Matched

Yes, Battle Odyssey is another match-3 game with a dash of RPG mechanics thrown in. Yes it features an energy-based system that times you out after a certain amount of gameplay. Yes, to all of the questions you’re asking yourself as you look over the game on the App Store. But most importantly: is Battle…

Attack the Light – Steven Universe Review: Neato Burrito!

Today’s twenty- and- thirty-somethings have two hobbies: Beating back their encroaching student loans with a stick, and complaining about how bad children’s television today is compared to ’80s fare like Transformers and Thundercats. Maybe the constant battle against said student loans (and the bad economy, and the insane housing market, and–) has warped our perception…

Road to Dragons Review: Worth Wandering Down

“Road to Dragons.” Now there‘s a collection of words that should theoretically cause people to react in very different ways. One half of the population would turn and run, while the other half would bundle their essentials together with some twine and go running down the road in search of some scaly pals. The giant…

Ananias Review

Dungeon Exploration On-the-Go One of the great things about mobile games is their “bite-size” nature. No matter where you might be, if you have a few minutes to kill, it’s easy to find a game that offers a short and simple experience. Some players, however,  desire a little more depth in their mobile games, while…