Games for iPhone and iPad

By far the most popular category in the App Store, there is a never-ending parade of great games available for iOS devices. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Games for iPhone and iPad, or read on for news and reviews of the newest game releases for iOS.


Buy Rock vs. Paper vs. Scissors Rumble - A Challenging Puzzle Game on the App Store

RPS Rumble: Sliding Tile Puzzle With Luchador-inspired Graphics

Continuous Integration, has just released their first puzzler for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad — RPS Rumble. Carlos Icaza, Co-Founder of Ansca Mobile, describes it as "Bejeweled meets lucha libre meets rock, paper, scissors.

Buy WordCrasher Blitz on the App Store

Are You a WordMaster? Prove it on WordCrasher Blitz

Independent game developer Pixels on Toast launched WordCrasher Blitz for iOS today. Based on the hit game WordCrasher, the game is a universal app, and is free to play.

In WordCrasher Blitz, letters drop onto the screen and can be made into words, destroying them in the process.

Super Word Search! for iPad Combines Education With Excitement

Selectsoft, a leading developer of family-friendly games, is pleased to announce the release of their new word puzzle game Super Word Search! for iPad, Android tablets, and the NOOK Color™ by Barnes & Noble.

Buy Operation: Eradicate on the App Store

Skejo Studios Operation: Eradicate now available on Apple App Store

Mobile game developer, Skejo Studios today is please to announce Operation: Eradicate, their debut turn-based strategy game  for the iPad and iPhone. The game is launching with a half-price sale and can be downloaded for $1.99 for the first week.

Pin Your World: A Game to Test Your Geography Skills

Net Minds has released Pin Your World - Free 1.0.3 for iOS, a freemium game that challenges players to correctly place a pushpin in a map, as close as possible to the city or state whose name is displayed as text.

Buy Picture Hangman on the App Store

Picture Hangman Adds a Visual Spin to a Classic Word Puzzle

Tringio LLC, an innovative new mobile game developer, is excited today to announce the launch of Picture Hangman for the iPhone, and iPod touch, as well as an iPad optimized HD version of the game as well.

Buy Planet Minesweeper - 3D Mines on a Hex Sphere on the App Store

Planet Minesweeper Update Brings Improved Game Controls, and Limited Time Price Drop

Tapnik quietly launched Planet Minesweeper for in the App Store in early December. Since then, it has been downloaded over 130,000 times. Players have completed over 1.7 million games - that's over five years of combined playtime.

Buy The Real DJ - Rhythm Game on the App Store

The Real DJ Rhythm Game Lets Fans Play Along to Their Own Music

Float32, Inc. is announcing its newly launched iOS game application, The Real DJ. The Real DJ offers players the now-familiar premise of "playing" along with pre-recorded music as a basis for its addictive gameplay, and its new take on this genre is sure to delight rhythm game fans.

Buy Vikersund Ski Flying on the App Store

Play along with the 2012 Vikersund Ski Flying Championships on iOS

With 2012 Vikersund Ski Flying Championships set to be held this weekend in Norway, the prestigious event takes a technology forward fore on behalf of the sport's dedicated fans. Not content to create a boring generic companion app for the Championship, a white knuckle game has been launched instead!

Buy Pokertini: Video Poker With A Twist! on the App Store

Smappsoft releases Pokertini: Video Poker With A Twist! for iOS

Smappsoft today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Pokertini: Video Poker With A Twist for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. This new title, recently featured at MacWorld/iWorld, brings the classic casino favorite to a whole new level with a detailed and exciting strategic overlay.

Buy Bams Hunt on the App Store

Use Skill and Timing to Collect Crazy Creatures in Bams Hunt

ConTer today is pleased to introduce Bams Hunt 1.0 for iOS, a fast-paced game where players use timing and skill to catch animated creatures as they slide through a maze of twisting pipe tunnels, in this iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad Games category application. 

Buy Slice 'n Dice Ninja on the App Store

Slice 'n Dice Ninja Combines Physics and Detailed Artwork in Premium Castle-Defense Game

Van Dyk Entertainment would like to announce the release of their premiere iOS application, Slice 'n Dice Ninja 1.0, now available in the App Store. Slice 'n Dice ninja is a physics-based castle-defense game, employing superb artwork, anatomically-correct ragdoll-physics and skeletal animation.

TapGeoHunt Uses Location, Augmented Reality to Create a Real-World iPhone Hunt

With more than half a million mobile applications available for the iPhone – many of them games — the launch of an iPhone game isn't usually a big deal, especially since many of these new apps are little more than knock-offs of already-popular games.

Name That Movie: The Quiz Game of Hollywood Legends

Prestige Entertainment Group LLC today is pleased to announce the release and worldwide availability of Name That Movie, their new comprehensive movie trivia game. In this quiz-based title, movie lovers will go through 5 different rounds, testing their knowledge of movies in all genres, master 7 'mini-games' to make their way to the top of the Leaderboards, and achieve the ultimate Rank of "Hollywood Legend".

Buy Island Empire on the App Store

Tap4Funs Island Empire has been updated to 1.3.1

Mobile game development studio, Tap4Fun recently released Island Empire 1.3.1, an important update to their incredibly popular Massively Multiplayer Online Game on the iPhone and iPad.