Endless running style games seem to be the game mechanic of the month as evidenced with the release of the fun WormRun from New York City based Indie game developer Golden Ruby games. Gamers can play WormRun for $0.99, with in app purchases on their iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices. (more…)
How noble are your muffins? We had to ask because we came across a fun running style platform game called Grudger created by a game studio going by the name Noble Muffins which is a collaboration between developers Toby Grierson, Jack Dog and team philosopher Adamus Forestus. What does a team philosopher do? (more…)
“How noble are your nutlings?” asks HarryBalls.com. Oops. We couldn’t resist. Meet Sydney(Blue), Abe (red)and Lemmy(yellow), the squirrelly stars of The Noble Nutlings, a physics platform racing game from a new indie game studio called Boomlagoon, formed by three alumni from Rovio, creators of Angry Birds. Video gamers can play Noble Nutlings for free with in app purchases on their IPhones, IPads and IPod Touch devices. (more…)
Italy based Bad Seed Entertainment released Sheep Up!, a top down puzzle platform bouncy bouncy tilt game for $0.99. You guide the single sheep through 20 levels by tilting your device as the sheep bounces along the path while avoiding the black chasm of death. (more…)
Oklahoma based Tagger Games released Carl The Spider, a platform game available for download on the iOS platform for $0.99. In Carl the Spider you help guide the spider through the level by touching and holding the spot the spider should aim his web. You must hold the touch on the spot until the Spider is over his target area. Once you release Carl drops hopefully onto the right landing zone. You have to be fairly precise when touching the screen because Tagger Game hasn’t left much room for error when moving the spider along his path. If you miss then spot the spider dies. You will understand how to play Carl the Spider but it will be tough to master. (more…)
James Games, described as a UK based new independent micro studio released Mr Legs, a interesting and unique platform game for Android for $0.99. The game features Mr Legs, the best cherry picker in the land. The Mr Legs game player must adjust his height by increasing or shortening the length of his legs as he traverses the platform collecting cherries. (more…)
Pom Pom Games released Monkey Bump, a simple arcade game for $0.99 for the IPhone and IPad. The game player must tap the screen just below the monkey to make him climb the tree while consuming fruit to power his vertical trip. Monkey Bump does offer simple game play. The game play has to get used to tapping the screen at the exact location to get the monkey to “bump” up the tree. We can see how Monkey Bump might get addicting or frustrating depending on your eye hand coordination skills.
Mass Creation released Run Like Hell Yeti Edition, a free platform game for the Android platform staring Yeti. Does the Yeti get royalties? Who is his agent.
Run Like Hell Yeti Edition takes place in extreme locals in extreme weather conditions where the Yeti chases you as you run over and around obstacles as you would in a platform game. You must move faster than the Yeti, because he’s surprisingly quick. If he catches you, your fucked. Mass Creation embedded the game controls right on the screen which we prefer. (more…)
Independent developer, Sim Chia Tek, released an update to Silvester Adventure, a puzzle platform game playable on the iPhone and the iPod Touch. In the game you play both as the main character Silvester and his shadow. You must guide Silvester in his quest while also protecting his shadow by keeping him in the safe shadow range. We think Silvester Adventure offers an interesting twist beyond the standard platform game. For the update Sim Chia Tek added GameCenter integration and English, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese support. Silverster Adventure comes a in lite and paid version for $1.99 (more…)
Actionsoft released the HD PC version of their action platform game Midnight Mansion originally released for the Mac. Midnight Mansion HD Chapters 1 & 2 cost 16.00. You play as Jack Malone whi must explore 11 mansions, solve puzzles, navigate tricky platforms. The tricky platforms seem to present the most challenge. See 1 minute 8 second mark in the video. Rather than walking across the collapsing platform you must hop across so parts of the platform stay afloat so you can get back to your destination after completing a task. (more…)