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Dedalord Games has recently unleashed their crazy puzzle game Pyschoban into the App Store. Psychoban is a Sokoban variant that manages to incorporate a lot of personality and style. ..

'Pinch' - A Multi-Touch Puzzler

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June 29th, 2010 3:30 AM EDT by arn in $0.99, 3 stars, iPhone games, iPod touch games, Reviews
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Coatsink software's Pinch game is one that had shown up on our radar back in May when it was first released. What drew us to the game was the relatively natural use of multi-touch to control the game to combine and separate objects. ..

Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 has finally made its way to the U.S. The game was originally launched internationally back on June 14th...

Engadget posts a hands on video of the iPhone 4 in action with ngmoco's new Eliminate: Gun Range game that supports the gyroscope...

In the midst of the excitement of the iPhone 4 launch today, EA launched its NCAA Football game for iPhone. In a somewhat surprise move, EA has released two different versions to the App Store. One for the usual iPhone/iPod touch market and one that's specifically rendered for the iPhone 4's high resolution Retina display. The iPhone 4 version of the game costs a dollar more ($7.99) than its standard counterpart ($6.99)...

You saw it demoed at WWDC, you've played it on Facebook... Zynga's FarmVille is now available on the App Store worldwide...

Full Size 'Real Racing' iPhone 4 Screenshots

June 23rd, 2010 12:47 AM EDT by arn in iPhone 4, iPhone games
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We mentioned earlier that Firemint was one of the first on the scene with "Retina"-display enhanced versions of their game. We managed to get some full-size iPhone 4 screenshots of the game which are included below...

Ngmoco has just released their first iPhone 4-specific title. Eliminate: Gun Range is presently an iPhone 4 only game that offers you a virtual firing range with full support for the high-resolution Retina display graphics as well as support for the iPhone 4's gyroscope...

EA is holding a massive $0.99 sale on over a dozen titles. The sale will only last 48 hours, so you have to act quickly. The games have been nicely organized by niezam into games that have never been $0.99 before, and ones that have (U.S. Links):..

Grab 'Bit Pilot' for Free Today

June 21st, 2010 2:45 AM EDT by arn in Free, iPhone games, iPod touch games
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Zach Gage's Bit Pilot has gone free for today. The retro-inspired dodging game stands on its own with fast paced gameplay, well implemented touch controls and a great 8-bit soundtrack. The game allows you to control a small ship in an asteroid field using single or dual swipes. Use one thumb for smaller movements, or both for more rapid movements. All the while, your job is to dodge the asteroids and lasers while picking up bonuses. The swipe/touch controls are very nicely done and responsive. This is game we enjoyed on its release, and should be picked up while it's free...

Resolution Interactive has just released a new teaser video for their upcoming sequel Aqua Moto Racing 2. We loved the first and so are excited to see what they have to offer in their sequel. "Resolution Interactive is currently working on the sequel to it's popular game Aqua Moto Racing which promises to deliver great water racing and some of the best graphics seen on any handheld platform. With state of the art wave physics this game truly has to be seen to be believed. You'll be able to race in exotic world locations with amazing details. Start earning cash by participating in races and winning Championships to unlock better jet skis on your quest for legendary status...

After a brief appearance in the App Store two weeks ago, Gameloft's Prince of Persia was quickly pulled due to a "menu problem". Well, it's back...

'GodFinger' for iPhone Now Out in U.S.

June 17th, 2010 6:19 PM EDT by arn in iPhone games, iPod touch games
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I'll be honest. I had forgotten GodFinger hadn't been released in the U.S. yet, at least for iPhone. So, if you've been waiting for it, here's your chance. Ngmoco's GodFinger has finally come to iPhone users in the U.S...

As we had suspected, Activision has finally released an iPhone/iPod Touch version of Geometry Wars: Touch [App Store]. A surprising bonus? It's a universal update to the iPad game. So existing Geometry Wars customers get the iPhone version for free...

Details are sketchy on this one, but besides Final Fantasy Tactics, it appears Square Enix is also delivering Secret of Mana to the iPhone. The above/right photo by @rpgfancom...

Capcom has finally released screenshots for the iPhone version of its classic shoot 'em up 1942. It was hinted that 1942 would make its way to the iPhone back at E3 2009, but we haven't heard much of the game again until now:..

Gameloft has released a trailer for their upcoming iPhone game Ultimate Spider-Man: Total Mayhem. We should have more details throughout E3. ..

Back in January, we got pretty excited about the Parrot AR.Drone Quadicoptor. The Parrot AR.Drone remote control quadricopter is controlled by creating its own WiFi network that either an iPhone or an iPod Touch connects to. The Parrot AR.Drone is then maneuvered using the accelerometers of the iPhone combined with a video feed from the forward facing camera on the drone itself. A smart piloting system intelligently compensates for wind and other environmental conditions, and utilizing a second camera which faces the ground can perform a stationary flight on its own...