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By Simon Burns On 19 Feb, 2011 At 02:43 PM | Categorized As iPad, iPhone, News | With 2 Comments

Rodeo Games have announced that their action game, Hunters Episode One, is now with Apple for review. The game is a turn based strategy action game, in which players get contracts to hunt down A.I. enemies. The game is viewed from a top down perspective, and the graphics look really nice, with great light effects […]


By Simon Burns On 14 Feb, 2011 At 10:24 PM | Categorized As Android, News | With 2 Comments

We are pleased to announce that we now have an app on the Android Market. Essentially an app version of our site, this means that you can now access our latest reviews quickly and easily on your Android phone or tablet anywhere. To get the free app, either search the Market for ‘The Smartphone App […]


By Simon Burns On 12 Feb, 2011 At 03:33 PM | Categorized As News, WebOS | With 2 Comments

HP announced a whole basket full of things on February 9th at it’s ‘Think Beyond’ event, and one of those was a short gameplay demonstration of Polarbit’s Armageddon Squadron II on it’s iPad beater, the TouchPad. Apparently only taking a few days to put together, the demo was certainly impressive, and now Polarbit have released […]


By Simon Burns On 10 Feb, 2011 At 11:28 PM | Categorized As Android, iPad, iPhone, News, WebOS, Windows Phone | With 2 Comments

It's been an interesting week, what with the major announcements from HP, and you can rest assured, we will be covering Touchpad apps as soon as they become available. We would also like to announce that we will, from the back end of March, be covering apps for Windows 7, so that is something to […]


By Simon Burns On 20 Dec, 2010 At 09:15 PM | Categorized As iPhone, News | With 1 Comment

If you have been anywhere near a desktop PC or laptop in the last couple of years, then you will most likely be familiar with Living 3D Dolphins, a popular screen saver. When I say popular, I mean it, as this is the most downloaded screen saver ever, with over 6 million downloads. Recharge Games […]


By Simon Burns On 14 Dec, 2010 At 11:33 PM | Categorized As iPad, News | With 1 Comment

Here at The Smartphone App Review, we are always on the lookout for those apps that offer something….different, so when we heard about the Ketchup App, an app all about, well, tomato ketchup, we just had to share it with you. It is basically a cooking app with all the recipes involving you know what, […]


By Simon Burns On 30 Nov, 2010 At 10:53 PM | Categorized As iPad, iPhone, News | With 2 Comments

Infinity Blade, the incredible looking action RPG will be released for iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone as a universal app on December 9th. Announced via it’s Twitter page, the game will not run on anything less than an iPhone 3GS or 3rd generation iPod. Created using Epic Games’ Unreal Engine, the game has been developed […]


By Simon Burns On 28 Nov, 2010 At 12:07 AM | Categorized As iPad, News | With 1 Comment

World of Goo, the fantastic puzzle game for Wii and PC/Mac is currently in the Apple approval process, or ‘the scary gate’ as developer 2D Boy puts it. The game is an amazing physics based puzzle game that has recieved incredible reviews on it’s previous formats, and is sure to be a big hit on […]


By Simon Burns On 14 Nov, 2010 At 11:49 AM | Categorized As News | With 1 Comment

DvideArts, the developer of the 3D RPG Crusade of Destiny, is bringing a new full 3D RPG to smartphones. The graphics, from the screenshots provided by the developer, look nothing short of stunning. I would think that the screens are for the iPad version, promised to be in high definition. Weather effects look to be […]


By Simon Burns On 14 Nov, 2010 At 11:56 AM | Categorized As Android, News | With 2 Comments

If you point your browser at a certain page on PopCap’s Website, you will find a work in progress Android games page with artwork from titles including Plants Vs Zombies, Zuma, Peggle and Bejeweled. This coincides with the recent release of Google’s latest update for Android, Froyo 2.2 which brings a whole host of improvements, […]


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