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Fresh Android Games for Apr. 21: Hang’em, GoBasketball

by Ian Black

Hang’em (Free)

There’s a reason some games are classic. Hangman combines word skills, a strict deadline, fun, and the macabre. It’s been around since the 1800s.

Hang‘em the app bring the game to your Android phone. The design is simple and elegant and instantly familiar. The app creators have added word points and levels where the words get harder, plus OpenFeint so that you can challenge the world with your best score.

GoBasketball (Free)

Think you know hoops?

GoBasketball takes the game to the streets and simulates shooting in the real world. You must score a set number of points within a time limit. As you level-up, the clock time gets shorter.

Don’t let the graffiti walls on the inner city court scare you. Bring your “A” game.

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