Jar On A Bar in Review – There’s A Dr. Seuss Joke Here Somewhere…

Physics based puzzle games are here to stay, and the desire to have a cute mascot is apparently not going away any time soon either.  Thankfully Jar on a Bar has a third element that will hopefully ultimately make it a good seller – it is very addictive.  The game even goes beyond that, however, as it takes a familiar concept and adds some mechanics that make it a whole new experience.  I would be willing to say that it is probably the best game I’ve played in its genre.  So let’s find out just what it is…

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10 New App Store Games To Watch [July 2 - 8]

Christmas in July is over, but there were still some interesting games that made their way to the App Store this week.  As a fan of the undead I’m willing to give most zombie games a try, and while I’m not a huge word game fan I quite enjoyed the time I spent with ZombieWords so far.  It will definitely test your ability to spell words quickly, and proves that games don’t have to be action oriented to provide tense situations.  If you’re in the mood for something a bit zanier, why not give Chillingo’s Jar On A Bar a try?  The ability to flick pieces adds a whole new dimension to the game play, and the fish is really cute.  Finally, strategy buffs might appreciate the turn based mayhem of Outwitters.  If it’s got the same humor and ease of playability of its predecessor Tilt To Live then it should be an instant classic.

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