LATEST iPHONE GAME REVIEWS
By Harry Slater 23 April 2012
Ka-Bloom | Developer:
Strongman Games | Publisher:
BBC Worldwide | Format:
Android, iPhone, iPad | Genre:
Puzzle | Players:
1 | Version:
New ideas and fresh thinking should always be championed - especially in the sometimes staid and predictable world of smartphone gaming. Original games push the medium forward, giving developers new scope to expand their own creations.
Ka-Bloom certainly fits into that category, and while it's a little rough around the edges it still offers a puzzling experience the likes of which you won't find anywhere else on the App Store.
The game is all about bringing life and light to the universe. It's your job to feed Floret, a cute little flower creature that sits in the centre of every level. Floret is asleep as you begin, surrounded by a variety of coins and gems.
A brilliantly put together puzzler with some intriguing new ideas, Ka-Bloom is a great game that sometimes gets lost underneath its own array of features