Sunday, November 27, 2011

Pocket train gaming...

I spent the previous weekend playing the new Iphone/Ipod Touch-only Ticket to Ride app.  I actually think it's better than the online implementation despite not being connected to the TTR network.  The AI is stronger and the touch screen controls are super-slick.  It's totally tiding me over till I get the new Asia maps.


If you have an Ipod/Iphone/Ithingy I would also recommend checking out this article at the blog /(p[eu]rls of wisdom)?/ about useful apps for gaming.  I'm about to download the Tichu score app for the long night of gaming ahead....

6 comments:

  1. I've been playing Samurai, Carc, Kingdoms (local play only), Hive (local play only) a lot, and they are all great! Well, Samurai is decent, but still fun and love the multiplayer.

    I recently downloaded Tikal and Ra as well, but I have yet to try them. Tigris is out too, but I'll wait for the price to drop..

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  2. Thanks for the link, Eric :) Can I ask you to correct the orthography of the title of my blog? The punctuation is important :)
    it should be:
    /(p[eu]rls of wisdom)?/

    (It's a geek thing)

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  3. @jay: Downloading Samurai and Kingdoms as we speak. Thanks.

    @timothy: Done and done.

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  4. I've got the TTR app for iPhone...

    Renee and I use pass-and-play while we're waiting for our meals, and she's regularly stealing my phone for solo games.

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