Get Drunk and Shoot Up the Mother-Lovin' Neighborhood This Week in Gaming Apps

Do you want to mix some drinks, or turn your neighborhood into a war zone? Anything is possible with the magic of mobile gaming, probably!

It's another eclectic mix of genres and themes this week. There's an augmented reality shooting app; downhill skiing with an added hint of desperation; the obligatory physics puzzler; a game about dismembering a corpse; and the story of a girl that becomes a bartender.

If you told me ten years ago I'd be putting all of those things together in one list, I'd have wondered who you were and what you were doing in my mother's house.

Get out of there and go play some games! Or stay there. She makes a great baked bean casserole.

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