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Articles tagged with "Puzzle Games"

Android word games to test your spelling and knowledge

When it comes to word games, I am not too good at them. English, specifically spelling, was never one of my strong points in school. So, why do I play them? Because they are a challenge and they make me think. There are plenty of word games out there right now, but the ones below are all pretty good ... Full Article »

December 12, 2013 6:00am

Give your brain a workout with these Android apps

Sometimes you need to give your brain a workout. I find it just as satisfying to figure out a difficult puzzle as it is to advance to the next level in most action games. If you are like me and want to regularly challenge your puzzle solving skills, check out these brain games for Android. River Te ... Full Article »

November 6, 2013 6:00am

Android App Video Review: Heroes of Loot

Basically this is a dungeon crawler in which you mow through huge numbers of enemies ala Gauntlet, with perma-death for your characters, multiple classes plus unlocks, a crazy streamlined quest system, and the gameplay of a twin stick shooter. Well, that's actually not really accurate. You don't eve ... Full Article »

October 8, 2013 6:00pm

Android App Video Review: Kairo

The game elicits the feeling of playing classics like Myst. You are the lone inhabitant of an ancient and dead world, full of strange machinery that is just as much magic as it is science. As you explore the world and solve puzzles, re-activating said machinery and breathing life back into the ancie ... Full Article »

September 23, 2013 10:15am

Android App Video Review: Toy Story: Smash It!

Also on Android Apps Celebrate Memorial Day and summer while reading from a list of great magazines, thanks to Zinio’s recent Guest Post. From normal balls, to rocket balls that can't be stopped, balloon balls that you inflate with the push of a button, and bombs, your job is to take out all ... Full Article »

May 22, 2013 5:00pm

Android App Video Review: Cut the Rope: Time Travel

Now, in each time period, you'll have to feed two Om Noms in each level. Just this simple change inspired so much creativity in the design, and things feel so fresh, despite having loads of re-used mechanics and familiar gameplay. New mechanics include chains that must be cut by special blades, a sp ... Full Article »

May 1, 2013 2:00pm

Unwind your mind with an adorable session of Save the Puppies

After bringing us the Guns’n’Glory tower defense/real time strategy hybrids, it only made sense for HandyGames to try something new. Whatever it was, you could count on it being creative and polished, and that’s exactly what we get in Save the Puppies. It’s a Sokoban-style puzzle game involv ... Full Article »

January 1, 2013 12:00pm

Best Android puzzle games of 2012

Next to strategy games, puzzles games are one of my favorites to play. I enjoy the mental challenge of puzzle games and that I can pick them up and play them at any time. 2012 saw the release of several cool and challenging titles from the genre. These today are the ones I (and my kids) enjoyed the ... Full Article »

December 18, 2012 4:00pm

Android App Video Review: Where's My Perry?

Instead of helping a sewer dwelling alligator take a bath, you are helping Agent P, a platypus named Perry who is also a secret agent, get to a secret base. This base is officially over 6,000 kilometers underground according to this game. By guiding the water to Perry's location, you'll activate the ... Full Article »

November 30, 2012 5:00pm

Android App Video Review: SpaceChem Mobile

You take on the role as a Reaction Engineer on an alien planet. It's up to you to combine various elements using reactors, bonding and separating different elements to synthesize various chemical products before shipping them off. You do this with odd, train track like devices called waldos. You'll ... Full Article »

September 30, 2012 2:00pm

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