AppSmile's Scores

  • Games
For 595 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 68% higher than the average critic
  • 12% same as the average critic
  • 20% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 7.3 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 80
Highest review score: 100 iOOTP Baseball 2012 Edition
Lowest review score: 50 rComplex
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 0 out of 595
595 game reviews
    • 75 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring oversaturated imagery, fun animations, and a healthy attempt at humor, Dungeon Crawlers looks great and offers a fun experience.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Combining dual-stick shooter elements with rise-as-high-as-you-can gameplay, Volcano Escape manages to marry two distinct genres into one exciting adventure.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring last man standing mechanics, Greed Corp. HD brings out the inner Machiavelli in all of us.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    As usual, there is a great deal of strategy involved in determining which cards to play and when. We enjoyed this game a lot and can see it fitting in nicely with our other Dr. Knizia titles.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Using mechanics similar to Spy Mouse, you must maneuver a trapped creature from start to exit without getting caught.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring increasingly more difficult levels and timing- and momentum-based puzzles, Mummy's Treasure is a worthy entrant into a somewhat tired genre.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring fast-paced action, multiple weapons, and an overwhelming onslaught of guards in your way, Heist: The Score is an enjoyable experience while it lasts.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Akin to Cannon Fodder or even Grunts, you lead small squads of soldiers into battle scenarios, carrying out destruction and evacuation missions while permadeath breathes down your neck.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Though it offers much of the same as the original, there are enough improvements that allow Trenches II to stand on its own.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring lengthy gameplay and cover-based combat mechanics, Shadow Guardian strives to match Gameloft's most popular shooters but must settle for averageā€¦ which isn't all that bad.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring fully-destructible environments, unlimited ammo, and a bunch of interesting power-ups, Rocket Riot easily overcomes its quirky controls to provide a fun and exciting experience.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    After a rocky start that saw the original release pulled for several months, Black Dawn is back with a new moniker, better visuals, and the same great gameplay that attracted gamers in the first place.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The style is cartoonish, fun, and colorful, and the soundtrack is equally appealing, with beautiful string music by day and a more frantic tribal-type tune by night.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring a variety of upgradeable weaponry, lots of stuff to blow up, and plenty of side missions to keep you engaged, Total Recoil is a competent addition to the genre.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring great pixel art, a challenging one-finger control scheme, and a hefty dose of difficulty, ZiGGURAT simultaneously frustrates and delights.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    With its rough cartoon graphics, challenging puzzles, and fun fluid physics, Feed Me Oil is a solid gaming experience.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring both single-player and multiplayer game modes, a wealth of upgradeable weaponry, and multiple characters with unique abilities, Left2Die makes for an exciting adventure.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Holding true to the vision of the original, Random Heroes 2 addresses many of the issues that we had with the first to offer a more compelling experience than before.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A terrific art style mixed with clever puzzle design makes for an enjoyable, albeit regrettably brief, experience.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    With its polished presentation, simple controls, and entertaining gameplay, Illusion Labs has the makings of another hit on its hands.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Though it doesn't carry the Reiner Knizia name like previous offerings, Tikal bears many of the hallmarks of the good doctor's signature games.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring spot-on tilt controls, a great cartoonish presentation, and a variety of items to purchase and upgrade along the way, Captain Antarctica's main drawback is its length.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring a clever control system, terrific graphics, and a variety of missions, Smash Cops is a fun, albeit short, timewaster.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    With its confectionery theme felt throughout, Coco Loco is an interesting take on a familiar genre that even offers a few nice twists on the old formula.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring a clever mechanic that allows for on-the-fly turret swapping within a centrally-located edifice, Steampunk Tower sees you fighting a battle on two fronts while micromanaging your defenses.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Despite an all-too-easy first set of puzzles and the absence of move counters, TwinGo! more than makes up for its shortcomings with clever designs and the elemental make-ups of the twins playing an important role.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Utilizing the same rules and player tiles as the full game, Neuroshima Hex Puzzle offers 100 scenarios of increasing difficulty that will both teach and hone your battle skills.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring fun sliding physics, a plethora of collectible and avoidable elements, and multiple challenges to attempt for each level, Powerslide Penguin HD is a great game for players of all ages.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Featuring great neon visuals, fluid controls, a soothing soundtrack, and enjoyable gameplay, Lightopus is a high-quality game whose only fault is failing to convey its purpose clearly.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever game of one-upmanship, Agents! is a one-on-one battle to be the first to uncover the secret documents and get out of the building alive.