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.


Rally with Your Neighbors to Fight the Zombie Hordes in Please Stay Calm

We think we've cracked the key to making location-based gaming fun and accessible for everyone. — Ken Seto, CEO of Massive Damage
After infecting the streets of Canadian cities, Massive Damage Inc, unleashes their free location-based zombie apocalypse game, Please Stay Calm™, upon their unsuspecting neighbours in the US.

KissIsland 2.0 Adds SuperBag With More Weapons, More Excitement

KissIsland 2.0 Adds SuperBag With More Weapons, More Excitement

OstinGames has launched KissIsland 2.0, a major update to its light-hearted action game with survival-style fighting and sweet kiss rewards. Along with improved graphics, choice of controls (d-pad vs.

Surviving Zombie Bumper Cars Means Not Losing Your Head

Surviving Zombie Bumper Cars Means Not Losing Your Head

From the developers who brought you Prison Escape, the multi-million downloaded iPhone hit, and Cat Attack, the number one free arcade game, OneButtonJoypad and Mogworks are delighted to announce they have joined forces to bring you Zombie Bumper Cars, the first in a proposed trilogy of zombie flavoured games for the iPhone, iTouch, iPad and Android.

Another World App is Old School Action and Adventure Game

Another World App is Old School Action and Adventure Game

It's 1991, your name is Lester Knight Chaykin and you're a physicist. Unfortunately, it's not your day and while you're running an experiment using a particle accelerator lighting strikes and wreaks havoc and teleports you to Another World.

Doodle Rams is Multiplayer King of the Mountain

Doodle Rams is Multiplayer King of the Mountain

Some of my fondest childhood memories are centered around playing King of the Mountain, hill, snow mound and various other locations I was trying to conquer. Doodle Rams has brought this idea to the iPhone, but with one caveat, there must be another player on the gaming network to be able to play.

iPad Controller Connects With Greatest Hits App for Retro Atari Arcade Gaming

iPad Controller Connects With Greatest Hits App for Retro Atari Arcade Gaming

The Atari Arcade powered by Duo from Discovery Bay Games  joins the growing line of "app-based accessories" designed specifically for the iPad and iPad 2. Boasting a retro design, complete with an analog joystick and four control buttons, the Atari Arcade brings a mobile, arcade-like experience to the "Atari's Greatest Hits" app, which has amassed over three million downloads to date on the App Store.

Discovery Bay Games Expands Duo Line of Game Accessories for iPad

Discovery Bay Games Expands Duo Line of Game Accessories for iPad

Discovery Bay Games, leader in app-based game accessories, announced that their new Duo™ line, which includes the Duo Pop™ and Duo Plink™ games, is now on retail shelves. Designed for a wide range of ages and interests, these game accessories for iPad bridge the gap between traditional gameplay and fast-paced digital gaming, while encouraging together time with family and friends.

Castle Clout Storms the App Store and Quickly Climbs the Charts

Castle Clout Storms the App Store and Quickly Climbs the Charts

Developed by Selectsoft in partnership with Teyon, Castle Clout for iPhone and iPad was recently updated and now features even better performance and improved gameplay. With exciting trebuchet action, smooth touch controls, a powerful build-and-share level editor, and fun enemy-squashing sound effects, the medieval siege game Castle Clout  is storming its way up to the top of the App Store charts.

ZombiePanic: Kill the Zombies, Save the Survivors And Don't Panic During the Action

ZombiePanic: Kill the Zombies, Save the Survivors And Don't Panic During the Action

To all those brave souls out there who aren't afraid of the Living Dead, comes a new game launch for iOS. It's called Zombie Panic and it's full of intense, fast-paced action and about a ton of challenges.

Jetpack Joyride is 007 Strapped to a Rocket

Jetpack Joyride is 007 Strapped to a Rocket

Halfbrick, developers of Fruit Ninja, have struck gold again. This time with a James Bond-esque jetsetter who breaks into a laboratory to get his hands on experimental jetpacks before the science evildoers take over the world.

Troll Blaster Launches with New Challenges for Physics-Strategy Fans

Montreal based mobile software firm eMobiSoft Inc. announced today the launch of their physics strategy / puzzle game Troll Blaster for Apple iOS devices. The game enters the popular projectile destruction genre of gameplay in which the player fires a strategically selected weapon onto a structure containing evil trolls.

Monster Island Gives You Big Bang for Your App Store Buck

Monster Island Gives You Big Bang for Your App Store Buck

If you’re craving more physics-based attack-style puzzle games, then you could do worse than to be stranded on Monster Island. Brought to you by Miniclip, the same folks that thought up Fragger, Monster Island is very much like its Fragger predecessor, but better.

Snake Color Hunter Puts Color-Match Enthusiasts on the Prowl

Snake Color Hunter Puts Color-Match Enthusiasts on the Prowl

"Designing a really good arcade game takes time and creativity," said CloverIOSGames games developer Hugo Guerreiro in an announcement of about the company's new game color-matching game.

Words By Letter - Multiplayer is a Throwback to Scattergories

Words By Letter - Multiplayer is a Throwback to Scattergories

We came across an app that has flown completely under the radar (as many of them do) and were instantly reminded of the 1980s Hasbro party game Scattergories. This Bluetooth rendition for iPhone and iPad, called Words By Letter – Multiplayer, formerly known as Categories Game, is a basic likeness that can be played locally as well as through Game Center.

Naught to Lose with "Naught" for iPhone

Naught to Lose with "Naught" for iPhone

Naught is a unique gravity-platform game for iPhone with no in-depth storyline, no color, yet an eerily artistic appeal and gameplay that's addictive.