For people who ordered the Fire on the day of its announcement, "Shipping Soon" came with a rush of excitement yesterday! Right now we're just two days away from seeing the Fire in Wal-Marts, Best-Buys, and Targets all across America, and three days out from getting them delivered to our homes! The excitement is overflowing over here.
Let's take a look at a few interesting apps, noting that we'll be featuring the release of major apps like Facebook, Netflix, Hulu Plus, and others as soon as they arrive. Be sure to check back with us on release day! First up: Tiday's Free App of the Day
Name: Shift Platformer
Rating: 3.6 stars over 106 reviews
Description: Shift is an adventure puzzle platformer with a literal twist in the gameplay mechanics! You are subject 32763, trapped in an experiment. Can you find your way out...and survive?
Analysis: These kinds of mind-bending games are a big hit with me. In this one, you never know whether the floor will flip, gravity will change, or other parts of the game will reverse. Lots of fun that sucks you in and keeps you paying close attention.
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Name: Command Crisis
Rating: 4.5 stars over 17 reviews
Description: Test your strategic mettle in Command Crisis. In this massively multi-player online strategy game (MMO), your have one overriding goal: build an unbeatable interstellar empire. Create a character, seize command, and lead an armada on a mission of conquest. Form or join alliances. Experience massive galactic battles with your rivals, and face off against the inhuman, unstoppable Centrian Virus AI.
Analysis: A very clever space warfare game that has a slew of excellent reviews, Command Crisis get into the nuts and bolts of dominating the galaxy. Build a fleet of amazing ships and then crush a strategically adept computer opponent. Plus you can play with friends.
Name: Fieldrunners HD
Rating: 4.0 stars over 442 reviews
Description: Armed and animated, a motley crew is bound and determined to infiltrate your base. Control the field in FieldrunnersHD, a tower defense game adapted for your Android device. Blowing up little helmeted soldiers, helicopters, and big, muscle-headed buffoons has never been so visually stunning--because now you can annihilate them in hi-definition graphics. HOO-rah!
Analysis: This hugely popular game can be summed up thusly: little characters running around trying to blow each other up. The result? A big smile on your face as you try to vanquish your foes. Defend your tower with all the weapons at your disposal!
Check out Fieldrunners HD!