Sometimes the best way to figure out whether you should download a new game for the iPhone, iPad or Android platform is to actually see it in action. In this edition of Watch Before Playing, we bring you video reviews of hit titles Blokus & Mikado Defenders for the iPhone, as well as NBA Hotshot HD for the iPad. Thanks for stopping by and enjoy the show.
The addicting strategy board game has been ported to the iPhone and iPod touch. In the Blokus app, your goal is to block other players from being able to play. Use your different shapes to take over the board and control where players will go. Play against computer players or enjoy a match against a friend.
Mikado Defenders (iPhone)
Enter the world of feudal Japan and defend your castle. Mikado Defenders, a tower defense game for the iPhone, throws you into an ancient world where spirits are threatening your existence. Utilitize your different soldiers and mystical spirits to defend your territory from the incoming hordes.
NBA Hotshot HD (iPad)
Compete for the highscore on a much larger device. The NBA Hotshot HD iPad app recreates the feel of an arcade basketball game with frightening accuracy. Choose from 2 different modes to play through. Beat the clock countdown to score the most points possible or test your accuracy in the 3 Strikes mode.