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Weekly Tangent – Mystery Solved! (Sailing Stones of Death Valley)

September 1, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! I suspect that most WildTangent players are mystery fans. Well, I always found the mystery of Death Valley’s Sailing Stones very interesting. Well, scientists just figured it out! Spoiler – it wasn’t aliens. Well, now that we don’t have to wonder about that anymore, why don’t you solve some mysteries yourself? Tangentially, Mari […]…

Popular Plays – Happy Birthday, Mary Shelley!

August 29, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! Tomorrow, August 30th, is Mary Shelley’s birthday! The famous author of Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus entered the world 217 years ago. Let’s celebrate with some great, scary games based on classic novels. Did I miss any good ones? Let me know in the comments! Related Posts:…

WildTangent TIP – Rent To Own? How Close Am I To Owning?

August 27, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! At WildTangent, we give you the option to rent games. It’s an economical way to play a large variety of games. Here’s a not-so-secret secret. Each rental goes toward the cost of owning that game. Rent it enough times and you can own it outright. But, how do you know how close you […]…

Weekly Tangent – Not Just A Hidden Object… A Hidden Creature!

August 25, 2014 Hi, ‘Tangenter! Can you find the hidden animal in today’s photo? Tangentially, Mari #CovertCritter Related Posts:…

Popular Plays – Amusement Parks & Carnivals & Keeping It Cool!

August 22, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! We’ve had some pretty warm weather here recently. I love it, but I know not everyone enjoys sweltering heat. Go figure. So, how do you scratch that amusement park itch while staying cool inside? With games, of course! Here are five for an amusement park experience at home. Roller coasters and hidden objects? […]…

Buried Treasure – Dream Chronicles

August 20, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! I loved this game when it first came out several years ago. It’s still beautiful and the gameplay is solid. If you haven’t played it, you’re lucky because you have 5 Dream Chronicles games to look forward to! I have only one warning for you – this particular game doesn’t have hints, so […]…

Weekly Tangent – What Do You Want To See On The Blog?

August 18, 2014 Hi, ‘Tangenter! I create Weekly Tangents, Tips, Buried Treasure and Popular Plays posts on a pretty frequent basis. We occasionally include other types of posts or news bits on the blog. But, I want to know what YOU want to see in this space! Do you like the current features? Are you looking for something […]…

Popular Plays – Back To School Picks

August 15, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! Have you seen our Back To School promotion? You can get an additional discount on a 125 WildCoins pack (until August 27th, 2014). It’s a really, really good deal. If you’re having a tough time deciding on which games to spend your new pack on, let me make a couple of suggestions. 5 […]…

WildTangent TIP – How Many WildCoins Do I Have?

August 13, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! Do you ever find yourself wondering how many WildCoins you have left in your account? Here’s how to find out! In the WildTangent Games App, go to “My Account.” Once there, look under WildCoins –> Available Balance. This says I have 76 WildCoins. Apparently, I’m slacking on using up my monthly WildCoins! What […]…

Weekly Tangent – What’s On Your “Best Of” List? (Hidden Object/Adventure)

August 11, 2014 Hello, ‘Tangenter! I was trying to pick my favorite hidden object game and/or adventure games. It’s one of the Nancy Drew games! Well, actually, maybe it’s Awakening. Nevermind, it’s Gardenscapes! Wait, there’s Chronicles of Albian, too. And, what about Drawn? Ack! It’s so hard to pick! Do you have a favorite hidden object game and/or […]…

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