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You Should Play: Challenging platformer Bean Dreams forces you to think strategically

Don't let this game's super-adorable protagonist fool you into thinking it will be an easy win.

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You Should Play: The Banner Saga delivers epic role-playing in a bleak-but-beautiful fantasy world

Recent Mac favorite from ex-BioWare vets makes the leap to iPad and iPhone for engrossing on-the-go action.

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Are the recent free Star Wars games worth your time (and money)?

Disney and DeNA explore different styles of strategy gameplay with their latest licensed freemium games. We explore both.

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Keep your brain sharp with these five iOS apps

Brain-training apps keep your mind active and are pretty fun to boot.

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Call of Duty: Heroes is about rote strategy, not shooting

This free-to-play iOS offering feels more like Clash of Clans than Call of Duty.

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You Should Play: TwoDots brings a much-needed twist to the match-three genre

Connecting dots has never been so addictive.

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You Should Play: Monster Strike is a delightful mashup of monster battles and pinball

Monster Strike hits that sweet spot between a player’s collecting obsession and the challenge of frenetic combat.

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If you’ve played Monument Valley, you have to play Forgotten Shores

Cough up the $2. Monument Valley’s expansion brings eight challenging levels, complete with new game mechanics and a supplementary storyline.

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Vainglory, Apple's iPhone 6 showcase game, offers great, gorgeous MOBA action

The latest League of Legends-like game to hit iOS is a free-to-play stunner.

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You Should Play: Run Sackboy! Run! distills LittleBigPlanet's charm into a fun, free runner

The PlayStation favorite takes on a new form on iOS, and it's rather enjoyable for a gratis spinoff.

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You Should Play: Travel through time in two-part mystery The Silent Age

A smooth, atmospheric point-and-tap adventure game — with a plot twist!

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You Should Play: Retry proves Rovio has more to it than just Birds

This action packed side-scroller should reassure critics that the Rovio team is more than just physics puzzle creators enamored with cute birds and pigs.

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You Should Play: Crush enemies in the mysterious endless-action game Helix

What's the best way to get rid of bugs? If this endless charmer is any indication, you'll simply spin circles around them.