Category: games

iPad Air vs. 4th Generation iPad – Should You Upgrade?

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-261-iPad-Air-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (161.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOver the weekend I purchased my iPad Air. The new version of iPad is actually a departure from the original design. But is it enough of a difference to upgrade from your 4th generation iPad? What about an iPad 2? Differences Between iPad Air and iPad 4. OK. First of all, I am going to start calling it iPad 4 as opposed to “4th Generation iPad”. Now that’s out of the way… There are FOUR differences the iPad Air is about an inch smaller The...

Star Wars Tiny Death Star – Force Collection

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-260-star-wars-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (80.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSToday I have two apps for you if you are a fan of Star Wars. Star Wars Tiny Death Star If you like hotel style games, Star Wars: Tiny Death Star by LucasArts might be the game for you. Not only is it a hotel game, but also a 8-bit game to give that retro feel. In Tiny Death Star you build up levels by keeping stores stocked, new employees to their dream jobs and finding rebel scum to interrogate. Yes, you are part of the Empire...

Hay Day Brings the Farm to iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-257-HayDay-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (70.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you like farming games, then Hay Day by Supercell is a fun game you can load right onto your iPad. Start by planting wheat and raising chickens. As you grow, you get more crops to plant and more animals to take care of. Sell your produce at the farmers market or trade with friends. Then you can come back and build more like a bigger silo or processing facilities. Although you can connect to Facebook, you can also play this game just as well without...

Candy Crush Saga for iPad – Post iPhone Event: Where’s the New iPads?

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-248-Candy-Crush-Saga-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (145.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSToday we’re taking a look at Candy Crush Saga for iPad. It’s that game you see on Facebook where everyone wants to connect with you. I have seen many-a-post saying people will get disowned if they get invited to play. But did you know you can play this game without even connecting to Facebook? Candy Crush Saga by King.com I have been playing this game for a couple months now and I am kinda addicted. Of course I am a fan of those match 3...

Pac Man Dash – iPad Rumors for Upcoming Apple Event

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-245-Pac-Man-Dash-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (106.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSFirst of all, iPad365 has a new location! I have moved the show from Geekazine.com to its own website! It wasn’t an easy thing to do, but needed to be done! You can now search episodes easier! Pac Man Dash! I was a big Pac-man fan growing up. The resurgence of the game in different versions gets me excited and thinking I’m a child again. One of the games I got to playing a few weeks ago was PAC-MAN DASH! by NamcoBandai Games. In this game,...

Dots for iPad is an Addictive Game

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/Video/iPad365-239-Dots-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:34 — 75.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAnother game I found this last week for iPad is called Dots: A Game About Connecting – Betaworks One. This is a fun and very addictive color dot matching game. Simply connect two or more dots with a line of the same color. If the dots create a box, complete the box line and all of that color will leave the board. The more boxes you close, the more points you get. You have 60 seconds to make as many connections as possible....

Musyc Turns Music Into Art on iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/Video/iPad365-238-Musyc-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:17 — 83.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI have a lot of music apps. Nothing like Musyc – Fingerlab though. Musyc is a new way to make music and be a little creative as well. In a way, it turns music into a Rub Goldberg type device. With Musyc, you drop shapes on a line. Each shape has a different sound. Put in a second line and all the shapes clash with each other. Get really creative and your shapes can turn into symphonies. I created a board I call...

Panda Jam for iPad – Save the Panda!

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/Video/iPad365-237-Panda-Jam-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:04 — 92.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI am a sucker for the color block games. Its all about strategy and concentration. That is the same with Panda Jam – SGN. Your job is to remove the color blocks that hold the panda up in the air. Collect strawberries to get 3-stars before you send the panda home to their mom. Each island has an easy, moderate and hard stage. Basically one, two or three pandas to rescue. You have only a limited number of moves to get the baby...

Official Iron Man 3 Game for iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/vid.appwild.com/ipad365/2012/229-Iron-Man.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:02 — 50.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSGearing up for the third installment of the Iron Man movie series, Iron Man 3 – The Official Game – Gameloft was released. The game, a coin collecting, drone destroying, plane avoiding game follows Tony Stark as Iron Man going after the bad guys. He must collect Stark coins for upgrades and fend off the evil Crimson Dynamo and other super villains. The game uses swipe movements – the bottom of the screen is for moving left and right – while the top will...

LeVamp for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:21 — 78.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSImagine this: you are a vampire boy that is being chased through the back woods of France. You need to stay ahead of the lynch mob so you run your heart out. Along the way you chomp on red pigs and avoid orange ones (because they contain garlic). You chop trees to cross the stream and swipe to avoid other obstacles. If you can imagine this, then you are playing Le Vamp – High Voltage Software. You are the boy running from...