physics puzzlers

Check This Out: Zombie Ragdoll - a bloody violent physics puzzle game

Check This Out: Zombie Ragdoll - a bloody violent physics puzzle game

Michael Archambault 22

Sometimes it just isn’t a good day until you have spread some Zombie blood using the power of physics. If that seems along the thought process that goes through your still alive, and not rotting brain, than we certainly have a great Windows 8 game for you to play! Today’s “Check This Out” app is Zombie Ragdoll by RV AppStudios. According to the description, Zombie Ragdoll “promises...

The Machine – A unique, challenging and visually stylish puzzle game, is a must have for Windows Phone

The Machine – A unique, challenging and visually stylish puzzle game, is a must have for Windows Phone

Daniel Rubino 53

The Machine is a new game for Windows Phone 7.x and 8 that should make many diehard players quite pleased. The game, developed by IĮ Farstall, comes from the highly regarded AppCampus project, a joint venture between Microsoft, Nokia and Aalto University (see example titles here). That means you can expect a decidedly polished, visually exquisite title that is unique (and exclusive) to...

Tip: Bored and want to try a free Windows 8 app? Download Gravilux - free for a limited time.

Tip: Bored and want to try a free Windows 8 app? Download Gravilux - free for a limited time.

Michael Archambault 26

This week, Gravilux for Windows 8 showed up free in the marketplace (but it will only be of no-cost for a limited time). The app is an “interactive musical star field visualizer”; simply touch the screen and simulated stars are whirled around and began to change color. You can even set the stars to react to music or other audio files in a custom playlist Gravilux is a fun tool to amuse...

Xbox LIVE - Chillingo's Roll in the Hole has rolled onto Windows Phone this week

Xbox LIVE - Chillingo's Roll in the Hole has rolled onto Windows Phone this week

Paul Acevedo 55

While last week’s Xbox Live release Shoot 1UP is pretty easy as shoot-em-ups go, the frenetic, bullet-filled gameplay may still have been too much for some gamers. This week we get a much more leisurely paced style of game: a physics puzzler. I speak of Roll in the Hole from Electronic Art’s Chillingo label. Roll in the Hole stars a panda named PoPo who loves ice cream way too much,...

Gerbil Physics squeaks onto Xbox Live a bit early, runs around in a little wheel

Gerbil Physics squeaks onto Xbox Live a bit early, runs around in a little wheel

Paul Acevedo 5

WPCentral broke the news that Pencel Games’ Gerbil Physics would be coming to Xbox Live this week a little early. So it’s only fair that we should also reveal that the game has hit the Marketplace a few hours ahead of time as well. That’s right, you can get Gerbil Physics right now. Gerbil Physics is a physics-based puzzle game that’s overflowing with cute and dripping with adorable....