Phone Game Review: Threes


Price: $1.99 Google Play; $2.99 Apple Store
Developer: Asher Volmer and Greg Wohlwend
Platform: Android; iOS

I’m obsessed with Threes, and I’m sharing my obsession with you. Threes is a number matching game for smartphones. The game is similar to 2048, but better. Unlike 2048’s late 60s era harvest gold minimalism, Threes is stinking cute, and features fun design elements throughout that keep you interested. The game costs about two bucks, but then never asks for money again. You get unlimited turns and can play all day without having to pony up for another “life,” which I much prefer over the freemium model that constantly begs for money. (more…)