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  • The Weekender: Penultimate 2018 Edition

    Fri 9:23am
    Welcome back to your weekly round-up all the best new releases, the hottest deals and the most important updates across iOS and Android. We’ve had a pretty active week this week – we reviewed no less than THREE games as we try and round-off our library…
  • The Best RTS Games on Android, iPad & iPhone

    Fri 7:29am
    When it comes to the RTS, the mobile marketplace has big shoes to fill. From Age of Empires to Command & Conquer (how about that Rivals, eh?), the frantic blend of actions-per-minute with grand strategy, the macro- and micro-management required to play this…
  • The Best Turn Based Strategy Games on Android, iPhone & iPad

    Thu 12:29pm
    This particular codex will train and challenge even the most avowed strategy enthusiasts with a maddening variety of scenarios and systems to learn and master from the world of turn-based strategy. Tactics, 4X, Puzzles... across all platforms and many…
  • Rome: Total War launches on Android next week

    Thu 8:34am
    Feral Interactive have finally revealed the release date for Rome: Total War’s Android port. Originally launching on iPads just over two years ago, Creative Assembly’s iconic strategy game was finally made universal earlier this year.…
  • Review: Marching Order

    Wed 8:23am
    Marching Order is the perfect game for the yuletide. It’s a cute, relaxing, crystal-clear logic challenge. This is refreshing and timely, because ‘tis the season for rich fare, in games as well as meals. Many of gaming’s biggest games, both in terms of…
  • Classic tactical JRPG franchise Langrisser is coming to mobile for the first time

    Wed 8:20am
    There’s a lot of potential in tactical RPGs on mobile, especially the classics from Japan. So far, wholesale premium ports have included gems like Final Fantasy Tactics, but the pricing model of these games can sometimes prove prohibitive to some. This, and…
  • Review: Rebel Inc.

    Tue 10:09am
    Maybe it says something about how twisted people's tastes can really be, but Ndemic's Plague, Inc. was a surprise mega-hit for the one-man developer, hanging out near the top of the paid charts for years and receiving several well-received expansions. You've…
  • The Best Card Games on Android & iOS

    Tue 6:00am
    Modern digital card games combine the cerebral appeal of tactical play with the adrenaline rush of random loot and top-decking. It might seem like they’re dime-a-dozen, but the games detailed below are all absolutely worthwhile, judged on their own terms.…
  • Pocket Tactics Presents: The Reader's Choice Game of the Year Award 2018

    Mon 12:10pm
    While we're always experimenting with how best to handle the GOTY awards, one thing we will never change is giving you guys the opportunity to speak your own minds. After all, everything we do here is for you, the readers, and so the 'Reader's Choice' award is…
  • Review: Morels

    Mon 10:01am
    Every time we visit our local supermarket my wife always bemoans the limited choice of mushrooms. If we are especially lucky, lurking at the back of the shelf there may be a sweaty packet of shitakes but that is usually as good as it gets. I guess that you…