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Can You Solve the Number Paradox?

Price: Free Rating: Number Paradox: Written Android App Review Matching games are old hat. Numbers are where it’s at, especially in the new title Number Paradox from Mirror Seven. Gameplay: Number Paradox is a fine cross between games like Bejeweled and number games, like Sudoku. Your job is to create number trains by starting with a number then connecting it to another number one up or one down. The longer your train, the higher your reward. Of course, it can’t possibly be that simple. So it isn’t. When the Number Paradox comes into play you’ll be given four numbers from the future. Your job is to earn a high enough score to move on, and create the same paradox to send...

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Squaretaire: Poker-Style Card Gaming with a Twist

Price: $.99 Squaretaire: Video Android App Review Fans of card games will love the new Squaretaire app, which takes classic principles of poker and solitaire and creates three entirely new types of games that are instantly addictive. Android Apps Review Details: Squaretaire Android app costs $.99. This app requires Android 2.2 and up. You may download Squaretaire from Google Play. A small expedite fee was paid by the developer to speed up the publication of this review. Android app reviews for phones and tablets are brought to you by AndroidAppsReview.com “The best Android apps are reviewed by...

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PEP the Dragon: A Retro, Platform Style Adventure

Price: Free PEP the Dragon: Written & Video Android App Review What could be cooler than dragons, crystals and magical quests to rescue your pal unicorn? Not much. That’s why I had a blast reviewing PEP the Dragon, a new app for Android from the folks at pepworks. Gameplay: Two-dimensional, level-based gaming your thing? Not gonna lie, it tugs at my nostalgic heart strings a bit. The PEP the Dragon Android app is designed after the classics. You run, jump, collect crystals and spells, battle opponents with your fire breath and navigate some pretty tricky arenas in 10 unique worlds. I was pleasantly surprised by the caliber of action and sophistication in the PEP the Dragon Android app. The game actually...

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Protect the Presents! It’s Undead Tidings!

Price: $.99 Rating: Undead Tidings: Written Android App Review Have you ever looked around at Christmas time, at your loved ones and all the trappings of the holidays and thought, “There’s something missing?” This year a single app can help you fill the gaping hole left by the utter lack of zombies in this holiday. It’s called Undead Tidings, and it comes to us from the holiday dream makers at Skunk Studios. Gameplay: Protect the presents, no matter what the cost! The Abominable Snowman’s undead army of zombie elves, reindeer, penguins and more are after your presents, and your brains. It’s your job to build all the skills of a ninja sniper and take out those undead intruders with...

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Bouquets: A Bloomin’ Good Time!

Price: Free Bouquets: Written Android App Review If you’re the sort that loves matching games and challenging puzzles, but you’ve been looking for a slightly more cheerful and bright version of your beloved gaming style, look no further. The new Bouquets Android app from Igor Petrov takes matching to new heights of colorful loveliness, without giving up any of the challenge you know and love. Gameplay: The name of the game is matching. Each level you will contend with sprouting flowers of various shades and types. Tap a flower to select it. Once it starts wiggling, tap another square on the green field to move the flower to it. But be careful! Any time you move a flower to an empty square more...

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Get Ready to Get Tangled

Price: $1.99 Rating: Tangled: Written Android App Review Are you the kind of gamer who really loves a good challenge? Then you’ll want to check out Tangled, a new string puzzle game from West Code Studios. Gameplay: Your mission in Tangled is actually to untangle each puzzle you come across. Every puzzle is a collection of lines, and your job is to make sure none of them overlap in as few moves as possible. Then, depending on your performance, you’ll earn stars. The cool thing about the stars that you collect is that they unlock new Tangled environments. There are six in all, and they’re pretty interesting. Not only does that add a nice touch of variety to the...

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What’s Your Forecast? The Weather Channel Android App

Price: Free The Weather Channel: Written Android App Review Today’s forecast? Partly cloudy with a chance of one awesome app. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably recognize The Weather Channel. That’s the station with all the cool weather shows, and tons of local forecast info. Now you can take the local weather down low with you everywhere, thanks to The Weather Channel Android app, from, you guessed it, The Weather Channel! Features: Like most weather apps, The Weather Channel app tells you what the weather is in your neck of the woods. It offers customized forecasts, whether you’re looking for an hourly report or a high view of the next ten days. You can also save locations, or...

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Ring In the Holiday Season with Christmas Fortune Cookies

Price: $.99 Rating: Christmas Fortune Cookies: Written Android App Review The holiday season can be frightful, with all the stress, crazy weather and endless shopping. That’s why apps like the new Christmas Fortune Cookies Android app from Detention Apps are so delightful. Concept & Features: Reviewed by Valerie Lauer Forget about plain old Christmas cookies. Christmas Fortune Cookies are where it’s at. Gussied up versions of your favorite fortune cookies, normally obtained with take out Chinese food, grace this whimsical application that puts the ho-ho-ho in the holidays. And just like those perennial take out favorites, these cookies come equipped with a variety of motivational and amusing fortunes. Some even come with lucky numbers, in case all you want...

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Drawing Gets Social with Paintrala

Price: Free Rating: Paintrala: Written Android App Review Whether you’re a studied artist looking for a way to get social or a would-be drawer with a thing for scene effects, the new Paintrala Android app from AltamiraSoft is just what the doctor ordered. Think of it like Instagram, only with a cool added drawing ability that you won’t want to put down. Features: The Paintrala Android app does double duty. It is a fully functional social app, complete with a complex system of commenting, likes and followers and more. There’s even a section of the app that describes the current Paintrala contest. Right now it’s portraits, and I must say the caliber of work coming through the app is...

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Bubblis: An International Word Game, With a Twist!

Price: $2 Rating: Bubblis: Written & Video Android App Review We expect a lot from our apps. Plain old word games, or bubble bursters just won’t cut it anymore. That’s why games like the new Bubblis Android app from On Game Creative, S.L., are really fun to find. This genre-combining game is one part word puzzle, one part bubble burster, and all action. Read on to find out if this Android app holds up under pressure. Concept & Gameplay: I love words, and when it comes to word games, I thought I’d seen it all. The Bubblis Android app proved me wrong without even breaking a sweat. In Bubblis you control a puzzle board as bubbles with letters in...

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Frog Leaps Free – High Flying Fun!

Price: Free Rating: Frog Leaps Free: Written Android App Review If you’ve got a thing for platform jumpers, but have been looking for one with a bit more control and a super cute frog hero, you’re in luck. The new Frog Leaps Free Android app from Megahard is all that and a bag of potato chips. Gameplay: Savvy gamer that you are, you are doubtless familiar with the concept of a platform jumper. In most of these, steering is the only control in your arsenal, and that works O.K. But there is better gaming and more fun to be had with the style of gaming we see in Frog Leaps Free. In this Android app, instead of the hero (or heroine)...

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Unlock Puzzle Fun with Kids Preschool Puzzle Lite

Price: Free Rating: Kids Preschool Puzzle Lite: Written Android App Review What do kids love? Puzzles! That’s what makes the Kids Preschool Puzzle Lite Android app from Intellijoy such a blast. This simple yet captivating app makes learning fun as tykes arrange puzzle pieces, learn new words and, of course, have fun. Gameplay: Reviewed by Valerie Lauer The Kids Preschool Puzzle Lite Android app is definitely designed for a younger demographic. In this game, early learners arrange puzzle pieces into proper shapes. When the shape is arranged, the app pumps out some positive reinforcement (always a plus for kiddos!). The image changes from a puzzle of pieces to a picture of the object. On the educational side, the app...

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Where’s My Perry? The Adventures of Agent P Continue!

Price: $.99 Rating: Where’s My Perry?: Written Android App Review Fans of Disney’s Phineas and Ferb will be delighted to hear about the latest Android app title from Disney and the creators of Where’s My Water? It’s called Where’s My Perry? and this app packs some serious physics-based fun in a snazzy package. Gameplay: If you’ve found yourself longing for a look at the super-secret goings on of Agent P, also known as Phineas and Ferb’s pet platypus, Perry, you’re in luck. The Where’s My Perry? Android app has more than 80 levels of physics puzzles starring the dashing semi-aquatic mammal. Water is the active agent in solving each of the Where’s My Perry? app’s puzzles, making this app...

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Dhingana – Hindi Songs & Bollywood Music

Price: Free Rating: Dhingana: Written Android App Review More than 10,000 times every day, the Dhingana app for Android is downloaded all over the globe. Users may be looking for the latest Bollywood hits, or maybe they’re just after a little Nirvana. Either way, this stellar app from Dhingana Inc. is at the forefront of Hindi music, and it can all be yours for free. Features: Dhingana is a music playing app, plain and simple. The app breaks music into 31 individual categories, and taps users into a collection of more than 350,000 songs available in more than 35 Indian languages. Maybe you’re just looking for a Best of Shaan playlist, or a new tune to meditate to. Dhingana...

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100 Rooms – Can You Escape?

Price: Free Rating: 100 Rooms: Video Android App Review Enter one of the longest puzzles of all time in 100 Rooms, the Android app from Gipnetix Games where you must uncover objects, combine them properly, and solve the riddle of each room to keep going. This title is a lot of fun, and a sure way to challenge your brain power. Gameplay: As mentioned, 100 Rooms is an Android puzzle app where you must unlock each room’s riddles to advance to the next one. You’ll tap your way through all corners of the room, searching for hidden objects. Then it’s time to combine them, unlocking the clue to your escape. 100 Rooms plays quite well. The clues are unique...

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One Ticket to the Night Ride, Please!

Price: Free Rating: Night Ride: Written Android App Review If fast flying, neon-hued motorcycle riding through a dark, dangerous and ever-changing maze sounds like something you’d be into (and, let’s be honest, who wouldn’t?) you’re in luck. This week I had the pleasure of taking a peak at Night Ride, a free Android app from Black Bunny Studio. This title’s slick, quick, and has plenty of pop. Let’s see how it holds up to a little friendly critique. Gameplay: In what appears much like a bad trip through Tron Legacy, in Night Ride your job is to guide a phosphorescent motor bike through a maze. Along the way you’ll earn badges, unlock new levels, and face an ever-increasing pace...

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Travel Smart with TravelerComm Free – Extended Video Review

Price: Free TravelerComm Free: Extended Video Android App Review If you love to travel, it’s time to add a new element to your mobile repertoire. It’s called TravelerComm, and it’s an app from a company by the same name designed to help you travel in a more connected, more informed way. Android Apps Review Details: TravelerComm Free is FREE. This app requires Android 2.2+ and up. You may download TravelerComm Free from the Android Market. A small expedite fee was paid by the developer to speed up the publication of this review. Android app reviews for phones and tablets are brought to you by...

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Bubbling Octopus: Bubble Good Fun!

Price: Free Rating: Bubbling Octopus: Written Android App Review The latest craze in bubble bursting fun is all about adorable octopi. The new Bubbling Octopus Android app from Interactive Exchange Company PL takes the concept of three-in-a-row to another level – under the sea! Gameplay: Like most bubble bursting games, the idea in Bubbling Octopus is to match up three or more bubbles of a certain color, efficiently clearing levels before the sky falls in or the collected bubbles reach the bottom of the sea. You play the part of Mummy Octo, and she’s hell bent on bringing her little baby octos home before the sky falls in. If you play smart, the game gives you bonus bubbles that remove...

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Travel Smart with TravelerComm Free

Price: Free TravelerComm Free: Written Android Apps Review If you love to travel, it’s time to add a new element to your mobile repertoire. It’s called TravelerComm, and it’s an app from a company by the same name designed to help you travel in a more connected, more informed way. Features: There are three main sections of the TravelerComm Android app: Travel Notes, Travel Guides and Maps and Travel Friends. The free version that I am reviewing gives users full access to the Travel Notes feature. You can create timed, dated and geo-coded entries with details about your trip and even add photos to them. You can set reminders, add tags and sort through notes with a handy search function. The...

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Bluetooth Holdem Poker – A Free Ride to Poker Fun

Price: Free Bluetooth Holdem Poker: Android Written App Review Keep your cards close and your frenemies closer. It’s time to play holdem-style poker with your pals via Bluetooth. The new Bluetooth Holdem Poker Android app is a free title from Ilumnis sure to capture your attention. Let’s see how this Android twist on a classic card game holds up to a little healthy critique. Gameplay: The Bluetooth Holdem Poker Android app does differ from regular Texas holdem poker in a few key ways. You cannot control the amount of your bid and there’s no going all in. You can adjust other details, like the number of players, the total pot of money you start with and the minimum bid,...

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Pocket Voodoo: A Little Voodoo On-The-Go

Price: Free Pocket Voodoo: Written Android Apps Review It’s time to vent some of your anger and dabble in the black art of voodoo with the Pocket Voodoo app for Android. This title comes to us from 4ilab and it’s all about blowing off steam while letting a little voodoo version of your enemies have it. But how does it hold up to a little healthy criticism? Our Android app review of Pocket Voodoo will reveal all. Features: The main interface in the Pocket Voodoo Android app is a little voodoo doll. You can rip it limb from limb, pin it to the board and even shoot or set fire to the little doll, all in the name of channeling your...

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Memento Database: Keeping Track Never Looked So Good

Price: Free Memento Database: Written and Video Android App Review What’s better than a free app? A free app that actually delivers a service you want and need. That’s what I found this week while reviewing the Memento Database Android app from LuckyDroid. This sweet app makes creating, keeping and sharing records a snap. Features: This app is so feature-rich, it would almost be easier to talk about what it doesn’t do. To give you a general idea, the Memento Database app is designed to help you keep track of things, from book collections to financial statements. The app comes with plenty of pre-configured categories, or you can take matters into your own hands and create custom libraries and groups...

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Warranty Hotel: Your Warranties at Your Fingertips

Price: $.99 Warranty Hotel: Written and Video Android App Review If you’ve ever had to deal with the lengthy, tedious paperwork involved in keeping up with or using a warranty, you’ll be happy to hear there’s an app for that now, too. It’s called Warranty Hotel, and it’s a single, handy app from Warranty Hotel A/S. This app makes maintaining, tracking, sharing and activating warranties a breeze. Features: The Warranty Hotel Android app is built to integrate seamlessly with items purchased from participating vendors. If you buy a stove, for example, from a company who uses Warranty Hotel, you’ll be able to register your warranty by scanning a simple QR code. Warranty Hotel is a global company, so you’ll be...

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Kids Balloons Rainbow: High Flying Color Fun!

Price : Free Kids Balloons Rainbow: Written Android App Review Ready for some high flying fun, and balloon bursting color practice? The newly revamped Kids Balloons Rainbow Android app has it all. Balloons, gale bursts of wind, crows and more. This app from ASPGameSolutions is a great way for kids to practice their colors, dexterity and more. Gameplay: In Kids Balloons Rainbow, it is your job to burst balloons of a certain color before they hit the top of the screen. The app calls out and shows kids the colors that they should be popping, and then lets them get to it. Along the way, players will face sudden shifts in the wind, flying birds and shifting colors. Kids Balloons...

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How Long? Find Out with this Savvy App!

Price : $1.04 How Long?: Written and Video Android App Review We’ve all been there. Someone tells you to give them ten minutes, and 20 minutes later, you’re still waiting. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was an app that could help you figure out how long it would take your friend to actually do something? Now there is. It’s aptly called How Long? and the app uses statistical analysis to give you a better idea of how long people actually take to get things done. Let’s take a look at how this smart app works its magic. Features: There are a few necessary steps you should take to get the most out of the How Long? Android app. First you...

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Football Tactics: Turn-by-Turn Soccer Domination

Price : $1.99 Football Tactics: Written Android App Review Are you a big fan of football? I don’t mean NFL. I mean the world’s most love game, where teams of players take on one gigantic field, and one black and white ball, in a battle of the fittest and the most strategic. I thought you might. That’s why I had a blast reviewing the new Football Tactics Android app by mrmobi. Let’s see if you have what it takes to throw down on the green. Gameplay: There are several options to choose from when setting up a new game in the Football Tactics Android app. You can choose to play against the computer, or play multiplayer in pass-and-play fashion. You...

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eToro Trade Alerts – Fiscal Alerts On Your Schedule

Price : Free eToro Trade Alerts: Written Android App Review When it comes to trading, the more you know the better off you are. It’s this simple ideology that fuels the new eToro Trade Alerts Android app from financial power house eToro. This is just the latest in a series of useful mobile tools from eToro, but it’s probably my favorite due to some seriously cool recent updates that take trading social while putting the info you need to succeed at your fingertips. Features The eToro Trade Alerts Android app is basically a trader cheat sheet. This handy app sends your Android device alerts about when to buy and sell and hold. Fueled by investment research partner Trading Central, eToro...

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Ninjaken – Ninja-style Slasher Fun

Price: $1.25 Ninjaken: Written Android App Review Are you ready to tread the way of the ninja? Then get your blade up, fools. It’s time to play Ninjaken, the latest ninja-friendly Android app to hit our devices from Rexone Studios. This slasher title packs some serious hi-ya and plenty of color-coded action. Gameplay There is no real back story for Ninjaken. All you need to know is that Shinji (this little ninja) likes to keep his katana sharp and his obstacles sliced. You control the ninja, who stands in a stationary position (at least in the first level) and fends off oncoming obstacles and baddies with his razor sharp ninja skills. Oh, and the big ole knife he’s holding, naturally....

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Get Connected, Stay Connected with Smart WiFi Pro

Price: $2.50 Smart WiFi Pro: Written Android App Review Are you tired of trudging through tons of settings menus just to get the skinny on available Wi-Fi networks? Make that tedious scanning a thing of the past with Smart WiFi Pro, an app from Appster Co. that takes the guess work out of getting connected. Features With the Smart WiFi Pro Android app all it takes is one touch. But more about this app’s sweet radar-style interface in a moment. Right now we’re talking features, and this app does rock a healthy share of extras. Smart WiFi Pro uses GPS technology to scan for local Wi-Fi networks. Once it finds them, a simple touch of a button will reach...

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Consumer Quizzing Goes Mobile with Logo Quiz for Android

Price : Free Logo Quiz: Written Android App Review Do you consider yourself a shopping maven? A consummate consumer connoisseur? Well, this app is definitely for you. The new Logo Quiz Android app from Emerging Games is all about testing your knowledge of logos. Think you have what it takes to guess them all, earn hints and get ahead? Let’s see how this most consumer-friendly app holds up to a little friendly critique. Gameplay The game concept in Logo Quiz is pretty straight forward. The app is broken into stages, each consisting of a certain set of full or partial logos. Your job is to guess what brand each logo stands for. As you progress with getting correct answers,...

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Solitaire: Classic, Plain and Simple

Solitaire: Written and Video Android App Review Solitaire. While many apps go out of their way to dress up, alter and re-imagine this classic, this week I had the task of reviewing an app that’s simply called Solitaire. If you’ve ever been bored at work or stuck at your grandparent’s for the weekend, you know the game well. And this app from 1bsyl is pure, simple, free Solitaire fun. Let’s see how it stands up to a critical examination. Features In Solitaire the app, solitaire the game is the star. And rightly so. There’s a reason this game is the ultimate classic card game, known and beloved by generations. It’s a lot of fun. It’s been so long since...

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Capture Important Moments in a Flash with Pix Fix

Pix Fix: Android App Review We’ve all seen the apps that let you turn pictures blue or add goofy frames to them, but that’s just the icing on the cake. What fun are they if you haven’t captured the right shot? That’s where the Pix Fix Android app from Almalence comes in. This app takes multiple images and gives you the power to save just the ones you want. Read on to find out more about this simple yet ingenious app that makes taking pics even easier. Features With the Pix Fix Android app, you don’t have to snap pictures. The app does it automatically, starting from the moment you open it until you tap the green check in...

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Channel Mahjong and Poker in a New Way with Jan Card

Jan Card: Written & Video Android App Review The new Jan Card Android app from J’s Avenue is the new mover and shaker in the card games category. This new app combines classic game elements from mahjong and poker, which may not seem like the most logical bed fellows, but the results are pretty extraordinary. Gameplay In Jan Card you will be represented by a cute animal cartoon, and so will your competitors. Using that avatar, you will navigate through rounds of game play, featuring two, three or four players. For each game set up there will be different rules for winning the hand, and certain moves you can make along the way to up the ante as it...

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Zenonia 4 – The Latest Addition to an RPG Legend

Zenonia 4: Written Android App Review It started with plain ole Zenonia, and now the RPG franchise from Gamevil is on its fourth release, aptly named Zenonia 4. This title both improves upon and takes a step back when compared to the others in this series. Our Android app review will tell you what to watch for. Concept & Gameplay The process of playing Zenonia 4 is extremely similar to its predecessors. You’ll guide a buff little warior on a journey to save the world, yet again, by facing evil all across the realm. Maps include villages, forests, ruins, castles and all the other hallmark types of places we look for in a good RPG action title. There’s still...

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The Sims FreePlay – Get Your Sims On, Free of Charge

The Sims FreePlay: Written Android App Review Ready to play with life, for free, on your Android? Of course you are. Here’s the perfect app to let you do just that. The Sims FreePlay is a freemium model game for Android by Electronic Arts Inc (otherwise known as EA). Our Android app review of The Sims FreePlay will let you know how it all pans out. Gameplay The Sims is an insanely popular gaming platform, appearing everywhere from desktops to Facebook Flash apps. There are other Sim titles for Android, but none have had this much freedom, if you will. In The Sims FreePlay you have the power to create up to 16 Sims without spending a dime. If...

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One Epic Game – The Most Awesome Kick-Butt Runner Out There

One Epic Game: Written Android App Review With all the serious, hardcore games and apps we see here at Android Apps Review, it’s nice to finally find a title that doesn’t take itself too seriously. The One Epic Game Android app from Grip Games is just such a title. By making a mockery of standard game themes and combining them into one epic runner, this title earns a permanent place in our hearts. Let’s see if you feel the same after our Android app review of One Epic Game. Gameplay With a title like this, you expect greatness, and One Epic Game does not disappoint. At its core, this app is a runner. You’ll run, jump and otherwise lay...

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