Tag Archives: mobile gaming

Damn! It’s Pokémon Go!

pokemon_go_logoPokémon Go is without a doubt the most successful game/mobile app that has ever been released in terms of pure downloads. Its release has not been without a lot of issues though, and in many ways, has become a template for how not to do it. A collaboration between The Pokémon Company and Niantic, the game has gotten some mixed reviews over all. Given that Pokémon is one of the most successful video game franchises of all time, so how is it that Pokémon Go has garnered such a backlash? Well, let’s take a look as I review Pokémon Go!
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Mobile SimCity? What’s the Catch?

1448387848833For the last few days, I’ve been playing EA’s mobile SimCity game, SimCity BuildIt. I loaded it onto my recently reset Acer A200 tablet, running Android 4.0.3 (ICS). After racking up more than a few hours of gameplay, and wondering how this would work as “free to play”, I saw their trick. So, here’s the POCGamer review of SimCity BuildIt!
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