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Articles tagged with "Arcade Games"

Android App Video Review: Star Wars Pinball

The first table you get with the initial download is based on Empire Strikes Back, and it's pretty great. The best part of movie licensed tables has always been the official sound bites and music that you hear as you play, and that remains true here. One thing I like about digital pinball are the un ... Full Article »

March 18, 2013 1:00pm

Android App Video Review: Syder Arcade HD

Through six campaign levels and a survival mode, you can take one of three ships out into the galactic battles that await you. Each ship has a different weapon load-out and focus, from the usual all around ship, to the highly armored defensive one, and the extremely frail but powerful one. Each has ... Full Article »

February 27, 2013 11:20pm

Android App Video Review: NBA Jam by EA Sports

Everything about a normal basketball game applies, only it’s all been simplified into a basic 2 vs. 2 match with very short-length quarters and a blatant disregard for the laws of physics. It’s great fun to furiously run the ball back and forth on the court, always pulling off inhumanly high lea ... Full Article »

February 6, 2013 12:20pm

Android App Video Review: Strike Knight

The developers describe the app as a shuffle puck bowling game. It’s just like bowling in many ways, but you’re sliding a puck towards the pins instead of hurling a ball. The game also involves a timing aspect. Depending on when you launch the puck in accordance with the scrolling lights, your h ... Full Article »

August 13, 2012 11:06am

Major Mayhem recruits above-average gameplay

With their latest offering, Adult Swim restrains from the motley crew of wacky and zany characters and gameplay in favor of a more direct approach. Placing you in the trenches with their newest recruit Major Mayhem (who managed to skip a few ranks), he tries to save his girlfriend from the clutches ... Full Article »

July 21, 2012 1:00pm

NBA JAM on your Android phone is the same NBA JAM you remember

NBA JAM. You like that, of course, because you played it oh so much with your friends when you were a kid. NBA JAM by EA Sports on your phone is similar to that version you played on the Super Nintendo back in the day, and I can't help but think you'll enjoy it here, too. If you're not familiar wit ... Full Article »

May 12, 2012 3:30pm

Tank Hero: Laser Wars ups the visuals at the expense of levels

While more and more mobile games are striving to be console-like, smaller arcade tittles other than Angry Birds still provide engaging and addicting gameplay. Developers Clapfoot Inc returns to their familiar forte with a sequel to the original Tank Hero called Tank Hero: Laser Wars. With a new game ... Full Article »

March 21, 2012 4:30pm

Shogun: Bullet Hell Shooter offers a modern take on Japanese arcade games

Some developers try harder, and that describes the creators of Shogun: Bullet Hell Shooter. You can see real effort in the details of this space shooter and those details flesh out the whole experience of playing, and ultimately make the game more fun. Upon launch, you’ll see a list of the most r ... Full Article »

March 6, 2012 4:30pm

Android App Video Review: Fruit Ninja: Puss in Boots

The gameplay is still classic Fruit Ninja. Your finger becomes a sword responsible for the murder of thousands of fruits. This new game is actually much smaller than the original however, featuring only two modes and no online multiplayer. Those two modes are Desperado and Bandito. Desperado is a re ... Full Article »

January 23, 2012 1:04pm

Get some classic retro gaming fun on your Android with Atari’s Greatest Hits

It’s been out on iOS for a while, but now Android gamers can get their fix of nostalgia with Atari’s Greatest Hits. The download is free, and with that, you’ll receive the Atari classic Missile Command to get you going. Older readers may recall this game from the arcades back in the day — i ... Full Article »

November 4, 2011 12:50pm

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