Don't-Miss Game Stories
This puzzle game for the iPad 2 and third-generation iPad offers some detailed visuals and a little replayability, but is limited to only 30 levels, meaning there's only an hour or two of play time.
Doling out benevolence or wrath puts a neat spin on this frantic prehistoric puzzle game.
You build words from lettered tiles in SpellTower, a simple-looking word game that offers a fun amount of challenge in its different game modes.
If you've got Olympic fever, this fun sports game lets you enjoy some athletic glory with just the flick of a finger.
If you're fixing for a fight, these iPhone and iPad games can help you enjoy the sting of battle.
There's a lot going on in this physics puzzler -- perhaps too much, in fact. The frenetic, fast-paced Bucketz feels more like an assault on your senses than a pleasant way to pass the time.
These apps may not be able to tell you how to get to Sesame Street, but they do feature some of your favorite characters from the children's TV show.
Asynchronous turn-based games are quite popular for the iPhone and iPad, but racing games really don't translate well to this slower-paced, casual format.
The latest versions of Tiny Wings -- a 2.0 update for iPhone users and an entirely new release for the iPad -- contain everything you loved about the original side-scrolling game, with a lot of welcome new features.
With gameplay that seems less concerned about baseball and more focused on building up a bankroll of virtual currency, this iOS game is a swing-and-a-miss for baseball fans.
These iPad and iPhone offerings proves that, when it comes to train-themed mobile games, the iOS platform rules the rails.
Atari updated its arcade classic for the iOS era, and many of the changes in this iPhone and iPad game are welcome ones.
A brand-new Tomb Raider game won’t be available until next year, but in the meantime, Mac users can while away the summer with Tomb Raider: Underworld.
Pocket aces are great, but having these poker games in your pocket may be the next best thing.
Spend some time with the recently released Toca Trains -- or any one of the iPhone and iPad offerings from developer Toca Boca -- and you'll quickly see why the app maker has made a name for itself in the App Store.