Monthly Archives: October 2010

Halloween. Really. That’s its name. Just Halloween.

Spoiler alert! Although the name is far from informative, Halloween is a lot of fun for the six levels where it works. Or kind of works. If it really worked, I would recommend you play it all year long, but … Continue reading

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Movie Vault brings back Creature Feature Friday nights

Spoiler alert! If you loved the Friday night and Saturday afternoon horror movies on your TV, especially back in the days when rabbit ears were state of the art in reception quality, you will love Movie Vault. If you are … Continue reading

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iSoundGrid Halloween allows you to dispense sound with candy

Spoiler alert! Halloween horror sounds at your fingertips. Could be fun, but most of the fx could be better. Still it beats trying to loop .wav files through a sound editing program. It dawned on me that Christian fundamentalists should … Continue reading

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Hour Clash: Halloween Edition is neither scary nor fun

Spoiler alert!Do not, do not, under any circumstances, do not buy Hour Clash: Halloween Edition. I wouldn’t even buy the regular edition based on what I’ve seen of this one. It’s game day Friday, a redundant introduction which I will … Continue reading

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Cookie Doodle looks fun, even at fifty

Spoiler alert! For a children’s app, Cookie Doodle is surprisingly fun, even though I can’t imagine the fascination will last after half-a-dozen cookies. Kids, however, might play with it longer than a bearded reviewer in his fifties. It could very … Continue reading

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123 Glow fun, but no glowing review to follow

Spoiler alert! Do you really need a spoiler after that headline? But I am approaching this app as a cynical adult and not as a kid. 123 Glow is a probably a great way to keep your kid occupied with … Continue reading

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Puzzle Agent more puzzling than most games

Spoiler alert! Puzzle Agent has a variety of puzzles, enough to make sure you can’t possibly be good at all of them unless you’re a MENSA candidate. And since I’m not a MENSA candidate myself, I could be wrong about … Continue reading

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