Zombies, Muffins, Doodles, and Kangaroos? It Must Be The Week in Gaming Apps

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We're finally back up to speed after last week's regrettable triple play, charging headfirst into 2012 with our mobile devices held up in front of our faces so we can't see a thing. What might we be playing when we stumble into traffic?

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Speaking for myself, there's a good chance I'll severely dent someone's Prius with my shattered body while desperately attempting to defeat the boss on my third play-through of Muffin Knight, a game that gets progressively harder each time you finish it, while I fail to improve. They'll say I probably should have gone for Run Roo Run for the getting run over puns, or perhaps Zombie Wonderland 2 for the undead angle.

What I am trying to say is that I'm pretty sure the coroner will have to pluck shards of lovely mobile gaming device glass from my skull before putting on the makeup. Have a great weekend!

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DISCUSSION

Right now what I am addicted to on my G Nexus is, Princess Punt & Grand Theft Auto. GTA controls is by no means anywhere near the PS2, but it controls surprisingly well. Princess Punt is like Angry Birds for gamers. It has RPG elements, and strategy as far hero placements.