My Thoughts on: Pocket City

Me playing a video game on my phone is a rarity, finding one I actually feel strongly enough to talk about on here is even rarer. It’s partially because Apple doesn’t make phones that have batteries that can realistically support video games. The other reason is because there is a culture and design ethos behind the platform that incentives insidious business strategy over making a game of any genuine quality.

My Thoughts on: Pocket City

Which isn’t to say there aren’t mobile games that can have redeemable qualities, it’s why I decided to talk about Pocket City, a nice little title that took me for two week whirl.

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Pac-Man 256 is helping me understand Pac-Man

I’m normally one to steer well clear of iOS and mobile based games. I always jump to the worst possible conclusion about them, that they just exist to exploit people into giving them more money and time than they really should. It’s silly really considering it is a free game but I still avoid these types of games anyway out of habit. There has been one exception to this rule, and that was a game called Crossy Road.


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