Games/Apps

Review: Lara Croft Go is another hit for Square Enix Montreal

In 2014, Square Enix Montreal released Hitman Go, a turn-based reimagining of the Hitman franchise, a series few thought could ever translate to mobile devices. But to the shock of many, especially longtime…

Fallout Shelter review: Perfect for mobile, but lacks depth

It’s true: Fallout Shelter is an interactive advertisement for Bethesda’s upcoming blockbuster console release, Fallout 4, complete with the franchise’s undeniably cute 1950s Pip-Boy art style. Unlike a lot of people…

Monument Valley: Ida’s Dream review

Monument Valley was one of the best mobile games of last year, and that trend continues with the title’s second expansion, Ida’s Dream. Ida’s Dream, which was actually released last…

OneTap app tackles distracted driving [Review]

It’s always on a sombre note that one is reminded of the fact distracted driving now accounts for more traffic collisions and deaths in Canada than drunk driving. The laws…

TomTom GO Review: Traffic relief for a price

Portable GPS units hit the market with a bang, only to have been subverted by the versatility of smartphones in less than a decade. TomTom has ridden this wave somewhat…

iOS 8 Review: Subtle Charms

iOS 8 is here, and while it’s not the comprehensive visual update that iOS 7 was over its predecessor, Apple has garnished its mobile operating system with enough new functionality…

Apps that make music sound better in your car

Now that mobile devices are the music player of choice for many drivers on the road nowadays, it might help to augment the experience even more by using apps that…

Android Game Review: Wind-up Knight

Here at Mobile Syrup, we pride ourselves on a lot of things, but being gaming afficionados is not one of them. For every thousand hours of writing, The Walking Dead…