Drawin’ Growin’ in Review – Farmin’ Fairys Flourish Fauna…

I never thought I’d care much for games about growing plants, but like a lot of other things iOS devices have convinced me that such endeavors aren’t so bad.  The latest such game to catch me attention is Drawin’ Growin’ by Taito, and this game is certainly different than the others I’ve played.  Your task is “simply” to make sure the plants get the right amount of water or sunlight, depending on the color of their pots.  However, your job is not as placid as it seems.  Many things will get in the way of your success, and how well and quickly you deal with them will determine your ultimate rewards.  There are times where the action can get a little overwhelming, but for the most part so far it’s been a pretty relaxed and interesting adventure.

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10 New App Store Games To Watch [Aug. 15 - 21]

Well, as I’m sure you all know by now, the talk of the town this week is iBlast Moki 2. The sequel to one of the most popular non Angry Birds physics games on the App Store, this outing looks bigger and better than ever before. Conan: Tower Of The Elephant is a new action game from Chillingo that looks like it might do for Conan what the iOS version of Predators did for that franchise – make a good action game that’s actually fun to play. Match 3 junkies should check out Ice Cubes, a game that among other things provides multi-touch block manipulating capabilities and online play. If you like line drawing games you might be interested in Drawin’ Growin’, a game that combines line drawing with… gardening? Well, not exactly, but some nifty game play elements and slick looking graphics might just put this one on top.

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