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.


Fuego's River Adventure is the First Hands-Free, Motion-Controlled Game for iPad

In a move that will transform the way games are played on iOS, Crimson Apps' newest game, Fuego's River Adventure, shows that touch gameplay is only the beginning of what the iPad has to offer.

TubeHero Allows User to Pick Songs from Personal Music Library

TubeHero Allows User to Pick Songs from Personal Music Library

Music is by far one of my favorite aspects about gaming. Rhythm music games are so much fun, feature great bands and combine challenging and intense gameplay for hours of fun. One thing great about TubeHero is its ability to read the user's library and utilize those songs for gameplay.

Time Flies with Fly Paper! for iPhone

Time Flies with Fly Paper! for iPhone

For those who might be tired of purposeful, challenging or mind-stimulating games and are looking for a bit of mindless interaction to support a mental checkout, Fly Paper! for iPhone fits the bill.

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esDot Studio launches First-Person Snowball Shooter SnowBomber

From esDot Studios, a development house located in Edmonton Alberta, Canada, comes an exciting new game that will make this a winter you'll never forget... SnowBomber is a snowball fight like none you've ever had before!

Santa's Village Shows That Holiday Traditions are Alive and Well in the Digital Age

Santa's Village Shows That Holiday Traditions are Alive and Well in the Digital Age

Santa's Village, a great new game for all ages and skill levels, launches this week as millions of Americans prepare to take part in various traditions around the approaching holiday season.

With Word Lubbers for iPhone, Spelling is the Only Defense

With Word Lubbers for iPhone, Spelling is the Only Defense

Ahoy, word game fans! Word Lubbers by Accio has landed in the App Store and packs quite a word-forming punch. A pirate themed word game with a bit of action to boot, Word Lubbers spells big fun for wordsmiths.

Anthill: Tactical Trail Defense Update Has Mounds of Fresh Gameplay and Infinity Mode

Get ready to march back onto the battlefield, as one of the App Store's best titles is getting infinitely more addictive thanks to a feature-heavy version 2.0 update. That's right, Anthill: Tactical Trail Defense is receiving an all-new update, piled high with new features and an all-new gameplay mode!

Mafia Wars Shakedown Goes to the Mattresses Again

Mafia Wars Shakedown Goes to the Mattresses Again

Zynga is at it again, this time with a rebuffed free-to-play style game coined Mafia Wars Shakedown. If this type of multi-player genre fuels your gaming engine then strap in because it's time to go to mattresses.

Hanzi Warrior Invites iPhone Gamers to Save the Earth While Learning Chinese

Building on Chinese lore, Hanzi Warrior creates a unique world with challenging educational gameplay.
Difint, LLC has announced the release of its latest app, Hanzi Warrior. Hanzi Warrior is a language adventure game for learning Bopomofo (Zhùyīn fúhào), Pinyin, Traditional and Simplified Mandarin words and characters.

Evertales Launches Epic Tale of Unlikely Heros

Crescent Moon Games and Thunder Game Works are happy to announce their new Evertales App for iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. Evertales is a story of unlikely heroes where players embark on journeys of not-so-epic proportions with Sir Jorgin, Arwick or Taragorn, each featuring their own special attributes.

Defen-G Astro Nabs a Top Ten Slot on the App Store Charts

Defen-G Astro Nabs a Top Ten Slot on the App Store Charts

Defen-G Astro, a strategy game for the iTunes, Android and Samsung market, recently experienced an enormous rise in popularity and downloads. The mobile application, which launched September of this year, reached 2.7 million downloads this week.

duckcube's Turn-Based Puzzler Zack Splat is Free for Limited-Time Launch Special

duckcube's Turn-Based Puzzler Zack Splat is Free for Limited-Time Launch Special

duckcube introduces Zack Splat 1.0, for iOS devices. Apprentice magician Zack animated some creatures to help out around the tower, and found himself in an iPhone/iPad game on the App Store.

Switchaball is a Unique Puzzle Game with Interesting Gameplay

Switchaball is a Unique Puzzle Game with Interesting Gameplay

What do you get when water and marbles are combined into a column-based puzzle? Switchaball by Drippy Cat Software Limited. The game for some reason reminds me of Plinko from "The Price is Right".

Robot Roadies Tasks Players With Coddling Demanding Stars in Rock-Themed Strategy Game

Robot Roadies Tasks Players With Coddling Demanding Stars in Rock-Themed Strategy Game

Independent app developer Robot Roadies today is pleased to announce their debut app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, Robot Roadies, is now available on the App Store.
Robot Roadies gives users the chance to join a hell-raising rock band and play the part of 'Randy', a mechanical member of the road crew tasked with collecting the many indulgent and often bizarre items commonly demanded by rock bands.

Splitter Pals iPhone Version Has 80 Levels of Puzzle Fun

Splitter Pals iPhone Version Has 80 Levels of Puzzle Fun

Pixilated Games has brought an expanded version of the free online game Splitter Pals to iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. For those who haven’t tried it, it may be hard to imagine elementary artwork and sound giving any support to a truly challenging physics puzzle game, but the unexpected merger seems to work in the Splitter Pals app.