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[28 Nov 2011 | One Comment | 6,772 views]
The Peanuts gang makes it to the iPhone

If it seems a bit disconcerting to have Charlie Brown and the Peanuts gang appear in an iPhone app, that’s probably because it is.
Here’s something that might come across as more bizarre still — the whole concept works quite well in Snoopy’s Street Fair. Frankly, the game is based on one of those concepts that has proven quite successful — it’s one of those “building” games that puts the player in charge of raising money by running a street fair. Why is the street fair necessary? Because Charlie Brown and …

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[26 Jul 2011 | No Comment | 4,374 views]
Sauntering to victory

Anyone remember those strategy board games that were all the rage in the 1970s and 1980s?
We’re talking about those games by the likes of Avalon Hill that typically utilized huge maps divided into hexagons that simulated historic battles. We’re talking about those games that could take days to finish and were reminiscent of very sophisticated games of risk
Those of us who stayed up until the wee hours playing those games with friends might still be on the hunt for a good turn-based strategy game for the iPhone, iPad or iPod …