Castle Of Magic in Review – It’s Simply Magical!

Every console and every mobile device needs its own platformer. I grew up playing the Spyro and Crash Bandicoot series on my PS1 which, in my opinion, were two of greatest series the gaming world had ever seen back when the 32-bit console wars were heating up. This time, the spotlight isn’t on the Playstation or Dreamcast; its on the 32-bit iPhone and the war has been over a long while.

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Gameloft’s Castle of Magic Contest

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Gameloft’s Castle of Magic, a truly beautiful adventure title with luscious 3D environments, has taken the App Store by storm and positioned itself as THE best platformer for the iDevice. With everything going for C.o.M except a name for its Hero, Gameloft now wants your help in deciding what to call its adorable blue-caped magician. To enter, all you need to do is become a fan on their Facebook page and submit your entry on the wall; or follow them on Twitter ‘n send them a tweet with your idea. What’s at stake here? A chance to name the hero in his upcoming adventures AND an iPod nano. Sweet! More details and a contest video explaining the rules after the jump. Good luck to all!

As noted in our last Lite Apps Roundup, Gameloft has released a free version of the platformer, Castle of Magic Lite. So if you’ve got a name but no game, you know what to do…

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