GAMES of the WEEK February 08, 2018
The App Store legacy continues to build into fantasy with this week's new game releases. We're here to dig up the gems from a wide variety of new games hitting the App Store. The early highlights include a new edition of Final Fantasy, a deluxe genre mash up adventure, a text based exploration, and more.
Dandara takes your idea and expectations of a metroidvania platformer and turns it upside down with a fresh new experience.
Dandara is a vast metroidvania platformer game that will turn your world upside down.
A text driven adventure game set in the last 21st century with a noir theme.
The game features over 40,000 words spread across 35 illustrated scenes. There is a branching storyline with mini puzzles along the way as you try to solve the case.
Play as a dog in search of bones in this roguelike action platformer.
Play as a dog just searching for bones in this challenging roguelike platform digger.
A retro inspired action platformer with sinister undertones.
At first glance, you have played this type of game before with hardcore platformer elements. Beneath the surface, there are horror elements with some narrative elements too.
Playing as a little girl, you have to destroy an endless succession of evil blobs to earn points to spend on upgrading your character and acquiring new creatures to add to your party.
After first launching on Android-based devices last fall, Light a Way is now available for iOS. Here's our review.
A hidden object adventure game with an X-Files theme.
Find hidden objects in the scene as you try to solve the familiar X-Files cases. There are mini puzzle games sprinkled within as you encounter a deep state conspiracy.
A vertical rising game in which you tap to push the squid upwards.
The game features over 30 underwater worlds to unlock, and swim through. It all comes down to the proper timing of how the quid moves to avoid all kinds of creatures and obstacles.
A new 3D bowling game with simple one swipe controls.
This bowling game features eight themed lanes to unlock as well as customizable characters and balls. You can play in single player tournaments or try your hand at online multiplayer.