Electronic Arts To Acquire Australian Developer Firemint

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Today, Electronic Arts announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Melbourne, Australia-based Mobile developer, Firemint for an undisclosed amount of money. Firemint is best know for creating the wildly popular Flight Control game as well as the Real Racing series for iOS which have sold over 4.5 million and close to 2 million…

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Rat Dissection – No Rodents Were Harmed During The Writing Of This Review

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A while back I had the good fortune to review Emantras Inc.’s Frog Dissection app for the iPad. As a Biology major who’s not fond of doing dissections, it was wonderful. When I found out Punflay was developing a new one for rat dissections, I was very eager to try it out. Rat Dissection keeps…

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All Titles From Crawl Space Games Are FREE For A Limited Time

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Illinois-based developer Elevate Entertainment has decided to temporarily make all three of it’s iOS titles from it’s Crawl Space Games division FREE for a limited time. We’ve previously reviewed two of these titles on the site, Knife Toss – CLOWNS BEWARE! and Float, both of which were great games, garnering 4 star ratings. The third…

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This Week’s Notable New Releases : Fuzzies, Flames and RPGs

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This week sees a fresh crop of exciting new titles on the App Store, starting with a freemium app from Everywhere Inc. called Fish Tales ™. It is an aquarium game, that has some really unique aspects that set it apart from its rivals in this increasingly popular space. Instead of just your common breeds,…

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Smuggle Truck ‘Snuggles’ Its Way Onto The App Store

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Yesterday the Boston-based development studio Owlchemy Labs released Snuggle Truck, an “over-the-top physics-based driving game where you must save your cargo full of fuzzy animals from extinction by delivering them to the zoo in the least amount of time”. It’s a fun, cute tilt-based game that will have you smiling as you try desperately to…

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Gears Is A Visually Stunning Ball-Rolling Platformer

Gears, a 3D ball rolling platformer, is the latest release from the California-based developer Crescent Moon Games whose previous efforts include Ravensword and Rimelands. I was fortunate enough to get an early copy of the game for review, so I’ve had plenty of time to test the waters in this interesting and well executed game…

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