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Mobile games can are a great ways to make air travel and days at sea just cruise by.  We decided to pick a few games that you should consider loading on your phone or ipad before your next trip.  

Roterra

A great new game released by Dig-iT! Games on the App store  has you wondering which way is up as you play.  The genre is a relaxing puzzle game, according to the developers, that was recently previewed at the MAGFest Indie Video Game showcase.  The fairytale environments have all the trimmings with a princess trying to regain her title as Queen of Roterra while her evil brother throws challenging puzzles and evil knights to block her path.  We got to play some levels and watch others at MAGFest and were amazed by the polish and progressive challenge in this game. This game is great for the whole family with a 4+ age rating on the App Store. If you liked Monument Valley and the Go series games (Lara Croft Go) then you will feel right at home with this new game from Dig-iT! Games.  Roterra is currently available on the AppStore and has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.  It is premium game where you pay once and there are not ads.

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Where Shadows Slumber

A puzzle game by Game Revenant on the App store and Google Play has you playing in the shadows to solve the puzzle to progress forward.  The graphics and unique use of shadows in the game caught our interest and game play provided a good balance of progression for the puzzle.  Our ony surprise in this game was the mild violence in the cut scenes.  You can be the judge on family use but the rating is 12+ on the App Store.  Where Shadows Slumber is available for sale on the App Store and Google Play with 4.4 out of 5 stars.  This is also a premium game.

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Donut County

When Apple made this game of the year in 2018 it is is a pretty sure bet that everyone will be able to find some fun in this puzzle game.  Yes another puzzle game, but who doesn't like puzzles.  These are the perfect types of games for short escapes that are perfect for passing time - just think flight delayed.  In this game you play as an every growing hole in the ground where you consume characters and loot(trash) along the way.  Not sure about playing as a hole.  Well the reality is your are a Racoon that is controllig the hole.  This is a great game for anyone in the family.  Donut County is a premium title available on the App Store.

Donut County Game

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Mike O'Hara takes you on a road trip through Monument Valley, Utah.  You feel like you're right in the car as you drive along the road through the towering snow-covered buttes.

Learn more about Monument Valley and plan your trip at Utah's Canyon Country website.

Visit Utah provides more information about the five national parks and road trips that you can take in Utah.

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If you've ever dreamed of travel to the USA Southwest, this video will get you dreaming about your someday trip to Utah and its incredible other-worldly landscape.  The  videographers, brothers Patrick and Henrik Shyu, created this stunning video of some of the most incredible landmarks of the southwest.   

Their comments and credits:  Filmed over two weeks in Utah and Arizona during November 2012. I had the pleasure of visiting "The Grand Circle," a 2000 mile route that winds through Arches National Park, Monument Valley, Bryce Canyon, Zion, Antelope Canyon, the Grand Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, Mesa Verde, Natural Bridges, Canyonlands, and Grand Staircase-Escalante. It's the American Southwest, an ancient landscape of red rock and sand.

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