Top 10 apps for iOS and Android (March 27 — April 2)
For the period from 27 March to 2 April in the App Store and Google Play there are many interesting applications, the best of which fell into our weekly “top ten”.
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- Developer: Dropout Games
- Cost: Free
Blyss game from indie Studio Dropout Games is a very original and enjoyable puzzle game with unique gameplay. The developers themselves call their project a special system of puzzles designed to soothe the senses and the mental check of possibilities. It is worth noting that all of this is true. Despite the fact that the game requires intellectual resources, the gameplay itself is simple and straightforward.
Your task in this game is simple: on each level you need to combine tiles with different amount of points, after which they will be removed from the field. Tiles with a large number of points will require more actions with them. The tiles can be combined horizontally or vertically but not diagonally. In the end, You have to completely clear the field.
Blyss has a minimalist design that simultaneously attracts and soothes. The game itself is two-dimensional, however, tiles made in 3D. Animation works flawlessly, and beautiful graphics complemented by atmospheric soundtrack.
The game has three game modes — “Endless”, “Time attack” and “Playground”. The first mode is available immediately at the start, but in order to unlock the other two, you have to solve a fair amount of puzzles (over 300). Each level in Blyss is procedurally generated, so the puzzles are never repeated.
Control system Blyss is simple and intuitive and if you want You can play with one hand. To connect the tiles, you just need to make a vertical or horizontal swipe. For a set of greater number of points there is a special scheme that can be combined into words.
For example, if You remove three tiles, You will receive a letter “L”. Then you need to try to remove four tiles arranged in a square, so the letter “O”, and to complete the combination again to “L”. In the end, You collect the word “LOL” and earn bonus points. Similar combinations in the game about a dozen.
For more excitement the game offers dozens of missions in which it is proposed to solve a number of puzzles to collect several combinations, etc. the Fulfillment of these tasks will earn you bonus points. To see the progress You will be able leaderboard and achievements.
In Blyss no in-app purchases and unlock all that the game offers, does not require investing real money.
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- Developer: Clever-Plays
- Cost: 1,99 $ (iOS) 109,99 UAH (Android)
Leap of Fate is a Prime example of how a game can be interesting only because of its unusual mechanics. In fact, the game is a conventional cross between action and rogue-like, which owes its popularity to innovative approaches of their developers.
Characters Leap of Fate are sorcerers, some former members of the sect trying to reach enlightenment for the special magical arena. There they will have to go through a series of tests, of which they will either be released, adding to their strength and capabilities, or will be broken.
In total the game has six levels and each of them contains several locations in the rooms. It can be small areas for battles, shops, premises in which to renew energy, and arena for challenging tournaments.
Opponents in the game very much, and they are all quite dangerous. Locations in each level are arranged in an arbitrary manner and filled with different types of enemies. This allows you to diversify gameplay and make it unpredictable. Each room requires its own approach in the passage, because will not have time to relax.
Interesting is the combat system, designed so that you have to carefully calculate every step. And all because the currency for leveling hero becomes available only in case, if You used special. techniques for finishing off the opponent. The latter is limited and, as a consequence, You have to strike a balance between conventional warfare and the use of secondary weapons. Because of this the game is not boring even after a dozen of traversed locations.
Each of the available characters has its own unique set of skills. For example, Aeon able to naneset magic attack in the distance, Big Mo can destroy enemies using laser guns and the witch Mukai copes well with melee. They are all so different from each other that the change of the hero the game starts to be perceived in a completely new way. With each location change and system upgrade soldiers, from time to time throwing up surprises that affect the further passage.
Perhaps the only drawback of the game Leap of Fate can is its slightly outdated graphics, but considering non-standard gameplay, this is not so critical flaw. Overall, the developers have managed small means to achieve good results, and it can’t but cause respect.
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- Developer: POSSIBLE GAMES Kft.
- Price: 3,99 $ (iOS) 74,99 UAH (Android)
Project Adventures of Poco Eco — Lost Sounds was the result of joint efforts of the Studio Possible Games and the Hungarian musician iamuank. Genre affiliation of the Adventures of Poco Eco is rather difficult to determine. At first you might think that it is a puzzle, but you decide, in fact, will be nothing. In fact, this project is a unique interactive music video with an original gameplay.
The main character of the game is the creature by the name of Poco Eco. The game begins with the fact that the main character finds on the beach player with cassette. In his world the ball alternately ruled by the silence and the noise, but because for the first time, hearing the music, the character is in complete disarray. Suddenly in front of him are the old gods who ask Poco to find the “lost sounds” and provide his teammates a Firefly.
From this point on would have to start in a journey full of mysteries and dangers, but the genre is not the same. So players are allowed passively to follow his guide, listening to electronic tracks of the above-mentioned Hungarian DJ. In some moments you will have to solve riddles, the solution process, which boils down to the choice of a simple sequence of taps. Of course, in the game there are hints.
It is worth noting that the visuals of the game Adventures of Poco Eco — Lost Sounds and her music performed at the highest level. The game has a great design and interesting gameplay, however the main drawback of the project is its duration — the whole game can be completed within an hour.
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- Developer: SOULGAME INFORMATION CO LTD
- Price: 0,99 $ (iOS), 5,49 UAH (Android)
Recently started to use very popular puzzle with the distortion of space, including such hit projects as “Monument Valley”, “Back to bed” and “Limbo”. One of such puzzles is the game Lost Journey.
The main feature of this project is a skilful combination of gameplay, game mechanics and the work of artists and composers. In Lost Journey you will find many interesting puzzles, the background for which will serve a simple but catchy plot and visuals with Eastern elements. All this creates a magical peaceful atmosphere, which in the mobile gaming encounter not often.
The game’s plot, as already mentioned, straightforward: the little girl Jennifer is trying to remember his past, and this helps angel. The main character have to solve puzzles, bit by bit restoring his memory. The story will be presented in the form of a small, but very colorful and bright animations.
Puzzles in General is built on the distortion of space. To be more precise, the world in which travels Jennifer, sometimes turned inside out. At some point you will have the opportunity to experiment with gravity, but your task is not confined to overcoming the distortions of the outside world.
On the way will have to collect the artifacts necessary to reconstruct the past of the protagonist and the immediate changes in the structure of the location. To ignore these subjects is impossible, since without them you will not be able to open the portal to move to the next area.
At some point you have to play immediately for the two characters, switching between them. It will not be easy, because you have in order to communicate from the inside out and space to deal with out of control gravity. The right solution developers has been a failure from the constant use of any one of the “chips” – the creators have given each level a special game mechanics that will not let you get bored.
All of the above is supported by spectacular visuals and meditative soundtrack. In the end, Lost Journey not only gives podnapryach gyrus, but also causes aesthetic pleasure from the acquaintance with the artistic and musical side of the project.
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- Developer: Gameloft
- Cost: Free
In the Philippines the Studio Gameloft has released Gangstar: New Orleans. This is not the first mobile action game with open world Gameloft. And to New Orleans fans already ran on the strip. However, the game is to compare it with the series of GTA, Rockstar Games development.
Gangstar: New Orleans entirely follows the concept of Grand Theft Auto, which has already reached a full fifth version. Actually it is a copy, modified in the light of today’s mobile realities.
The game is a regular history of criminal pawns that tries to break out kings. It turns out with variable success, but direct adherence to the script, You will reach it.
According to the developers: “the standard of the militants in the open world returns in a luxurious and perverse New Orleans. Here is the legend of the criminal world: hundreds of vehicles, a wide Arsenal of weapons and complete freedom of action in the big city…”.
Before you follow the storyline, every fan of the GTA series have plenty of fight fool to go all serious on the streets of an open world game, stealing cars and bikes, robbing and beating residents, and fleeing from police.
The game Gangstar almost all vehicles you can take control and ride with the wind. Ordinary people on the streets practically are not opposed to violence and to measure forces with them will not likely. Cops react to illegal actions very reluctantly — it is possible to break the window of a police car and steal it right from under the nose of the Keeper order.
If I can Nodeposit hard enough, there will arrive a couple of police cars. Of them will run out to the authorities and try to approach the hero closer to just arrest.
In General, any benefit from the open world in the game a little. Despite the fact that it is really possible to run a little bit and even perform a no side quest, You will return to the storyline. To do this, you can at any time go to the map and activate the job.
Mission in the game is more focused on the need to kill another thug that got in the way, or to bring an ally to one of the control points.
It is worth noting that in addition to gangster theme to the game somehow fit, and even mystical fantasy promise with magic, magical stones for leveling weapons and so on.
The developers even used the monetization model, which is called energy. Here the character’s limited stamina for the passage of the storyline. And it goes down to zero pretty quickly.
- Developer: Sinan Ozeray
- Cost: Free
Paper Wings is an addictive arcade game from the Studio Fil Games in which You will manage a funny bird out of paper. The game got high quality graphics in a drawing style, excellent animation and decent sound.
The game also boasts interesting physics, which built the gameplay. The meaning of the latter is fishing for coins, resembling a small sun, and the caveat is that these coins must not fall into the water, which can be seen in the lower part of the location.
The latter is limited by the size of the screen, but the right and left halves do not have borders. If the bird disappears from one side, it immediately appears on the other. Flying bird is also interesting and her movements are somewhat reminiscent of the flying penguin in a well-known arcade about good Yeti brandishing a baton. Tilting the bird’s head is down, You allow her to increase the speed, and when it takes off, slows down to a complete stop and then dive.
Most interesting is that the bird is not afraid of water. Even after diving she is able to climb into the sky and collect coins. It is important not to give trivia to drown, otherwise the game ends and You find yourself in the main menu. Accumulating a sufficient amount, you can change the first feathered white, for example, rock dove.
Every day in the game there are new tasks and quests for which performance You will receive a special reward unlocked birds.
Locations in Paper Wings automatically changed during the process and without requiring investments regularly bring variety to the overall design of the game. Paper Wings is an interesting and fascinating arcade where you can spend lots of time.
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- Developer: Not Doppler
- Cost: Free
Probably the most difficult thing for developers is to create an online game that would be interesting and profitable. Donata because the players are afraid as hell of incense. The creators of the game Crash of Cars managed to show interesting game-play online, and do not bend with the transaction.
In fact, we have the Union of the now fashionable genre of racing without the gas button, but with constant inversions and some elements of the “Tanchiki.” Your car is going constantly, but to the left or to the right. No brakes. There are enemies and there are bonuses. The task is simple, score as many crowns that are scattered on the level, shoot more enemies, get a bunch of fun and joy.
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- Developer: Paulina Pabis
- Price: 0,99 $ (iOS) for free (Android)
Dead Ringer: Fear Yourself is a very interesting combination of stealth-action, RPG, shooter, and puzzle from the developer Paulina Pabis & Michał Pabis. The game received high-quality design three-dimensional locations, reminiscent of such masterpieces as Doom, gorgeous graphics with great detail of the object, quite decent animation and atmospheric sound.
The gameplay is also implemented at the highest level, so running this masterpiece, you need to be prepared for the fact that it will delay you for a long time.
According to the story, You were in the territory of a certain base with many compartments and corridors. Now, almost all electronics seized artificial intelligence by the name of the WORLD, who decided to destroy all of humanity with mutants and some ghostly substances. Your task — to get out of this nightmare in one piece.
It is worth noting that the chances for this are very good. Important to have enough time, patience and care.
Nuances in Dead Ringer: Fear Yourself very much and the main of them is that our ward is constantly in need of energy. It is necessary to charge the weapon and activate a shield of invisibility. The most interesting thing in the game is that its quite possible to pass, without firing a single shot. Moreover, shooting is the reason that your ward will die.
The fact that wandering around the base of the Ghost monsters react to noise and also in security system and radioactive trace. Wherever he passed, the monster leaves a trail of some kind of radiation. You can tell by the Jolly Roger red color and small icons of the three triangles. As soon as the protagonist is in this cloud sounds the alarm for the phantom monster, and he’s running the place. The only way to avoid death when meeting with a strange substance — hide in some nook, in parallel, by activating the stealth mode.
It should be noted that in this mode, energy is spent even more. And she need to get access to some compartments and corridors. Some boxes can detect the batteries and magnetic card with crystals. Fill up the first energy level, and the second are the virtual currency, which can increase the limit of the drive to improve some characteristics of the protagonist. When meeting with laser installations and automatic turrets, stealth mode will also be saved, but it is desirable to quickly leave this place and return to normal ward.
To replenish energy can not only help found the batteries, but also have special stands with icons of batteries. Usually these settings allow you to charge 50 units of energy, but they need time to recharge.
Most of the rooms in Dead Ringer: Fear Yourself are under protection or even blocked. To get them, you need to first off a few valves in open areas, and then to find the code to the combination lock. A hint can be found either in some notebook left on the table or next to the corpse of the laboratory.
Management of Dead Ringer: Fear Yourself for Android is quite simple: the left part of the screen is responsible for moving and right for turns and aiming. To activate the shield of invisibility, you need to click on the icon with the image of a man in the upper left corner of the screen, and to open cards just click on the button below. Recharge is carried out automatically as soon as our ward is a luminous sign next to batteries.
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- Developer: Athanasios Rogkas
- Price: 0,99 $ (iOS) for free (Android)
Remember how popular it was before the direction of the Western in cinema? Recently in the Google Play and App Store appeared game Guns and Spurs, which can bring a little Wild West to your smartphones. The game is based on the same project in 2010, but it is made quite differently, with the addition of new features and capabilities.
The plot of the game, in the world there lives a lone cowboy johnny, who either way who passed, or something like that… But once he returned to his house on fire, and in the yard found the body of his wife. His life becomes filled with only one sense – to get revenge on whoever did this. If the beginning seem depressing, in the future, the game won’t seem so sad.
Gameplay Guns and Spurs built in the open world, where our brave cowboy needs to take a variety of mission and destroy the one-on-one leaders of the gang. But first, johnny need to find a horse and then on foot as it is not solid.
The cowboy goes to the nearest town where you can find not only the horse, but also to buy a gun, go get a drink or, for example, to play the game for money. In the future you can buy a house. The weapon presented here is truly cowboy, double revolvers, dynamite.
All in the game Guns and Spurs 10 missions, which will maximally reveal you all the charm of real cowboy life.
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- Developer: Lukasz Koguc
- Cost: Free
I Can’t Wake Up — this app is for those who do not get time to Wake up. If you do not take the usual alarm clock, be sure to pay attention to this program. Its idea is quite simple: at the prescribed time starts ringing alarm clock. It emits a very unpleasant signal that You can turn off, only when you solve a puzzle.
Until You solve the puzzle, the alarm is muted, however, as soon as You stop to enter the solution, the alarm volume increases again. Depending on how much you pity yourself in the morning, You can put the alarm clock from one to eight different jobs.
These jobs can be a mathematical problem, to find two tiles of the same color, only the choice of moving tiles, the location in ascending order of squares with numbers, finding pairs of words, text input from the keyboard, and so on. When You solve all the puzzles, You will have time to Wake up, but that’s not all. After you have clicked the button “I woke up” after a five minute test will start on awakening. You will need to pull the slider down the screen, but if You do the clock starts again.
If all of the above, You can make the app I Can’t Wake Up even worse by choosing one of the methods:
The alarm clock will ring until, until You scan the bar code, set by You. For example you can enter the code from the shampoo in the shower, the box of oatmeal in the kitchen, and so on.
The complexity of the puzzles
Each job has a configuration complexity level. If you can’t take this torture for the brain, you can increase the number of cells in the problem in memory or in a mathematical task to connect division and square roots.
You can download app favorite or annoying song on the case after all the tests, your body still decides to take a NAP.
Optionally, in the settings you can find even more additional features that will definitely help you to get out of bed, however most people will have enough and listed the possibilities I Can’t Wake Up.
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