10 New App Store Games To Watch [March 12 - 18]

This week’s 10 New Games to Watch article was somewhat challenging.  Not because of a lack of cool looking games, mind you, but because of a lack of detail in iTunes descriptions.  Still, I managed to piece together what I think is a diverse and interesting lot for you to choose from, though I will admit that several of the games have RPG elements coursing through their veins.  First up is the third installment of a popular Square Enix title, though the title Chaos Rings II would lead you to believe it’s the original game’s sequel.  Among other features, this outing has a revamped combat scheme, so if you weren’t a fan the first time around it might be worth checking out again.  If you love FPS games there’s Mission Sirius, an interesting looking Unreal 3 engine game from a relatively unknown developer.  Match 3 fanatics should check out Azkend 2 HD – The World Underneath (TMA Review).  I’d go on about this one, but I already have on several occasions.

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Azkend 2 HD The World Beneath in Review – Sequels Can Be Better

Not too long ago before this review I wrote a preview for Azkend 2, so I decided to start over and play the game on my iPad this time around.  I was about half way through the game on my iPod Touch, but the truth is that I’ve had just as much fun the second time around with this match 3 from 10tons.  Actually, I think it was a bit more entertaining because I found it easier to pull off massive combos on the larger screen.  Still, whether you’ve got an iPad or just a small screen device with which to play iOS games, Azkend 2 is definitely worth your time.

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