Don't-Miss Game Stories

Fibble for iPhone and iPad

This physics puzzler proves to be a visual delight, especially on the iPad's expanded playing surface.

Company Of Heroes Complete: Campaign Edition

The variety of troops and tactics that you can employ make Company of Heroes a thoroughly enjoyable strategy game.

Circadia for iPhone and iPad

This music-based puzzle game features a beautifully simple and intuitive interface. Fans of puzzlers with a good ear will find Circadia to be a nice way to chill out, but the fun is likely to wear off fast for players with less patience.

Windosill for iPad

It may have begun life as a Flash-based game, but the iPad version of Windosill is perfectly suited for Apple's tablet. Solving the puzzles is only half the fun in this game, which creates a distinctive-looking world that's well worth exploring.

App Guide: World conquest games

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These iPhone and iPad strategy games can help satisfy your thirst for global conquest without ever having to get up from the couch.

Rage: Campaign Edition is an old-fashioned shoot-'em-up

Despite its state-of-the-art 3D graphics, Rage is really an old-fashioned shooter in the same mold as the now-ancient Doom and Quake.

Ziggurat for iPhone and iPad

This iPhone and iPad shooter, inspired by the 16-bit era, is perfect for quick play sessions, with endless waves of attackers making the game hard to put down.

App Guide: Angry Birds app reviews

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Angry Birds Space is just the latest avian-themed physics puzzler to grace our iOS devices. Here are all the Angry Birds installments we've reviewed in one convenient place.

Angry Birds Space for iPhone and iPad

While there's only a few stages at this point, the latest addition to the Angry Birds franchise is much more sophisticated, entertaining, and complex than its predecessors and is everything a sequel should be.

iBomber Defense Pacific for iPhone and iPad

This solid tower-defense game puts an emphasis on strategy, and players reap the rewards.

App Guide: Top match-three games for iOS

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The App Store is loaded with "match-three"-style games. Here are a few of our favorites.

Monster Flip for iPhone and iPad

It may not break new ground for iOS gaming, but Monster Flip gets all the details of the match-three-style puzzle game right and puts its own unique stamp on the genre.

App Guide: Great iPad games

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These iPad games were already eye-catching, but updates have optimized them for Apple's latest iPad.

Pokertini and Fairway Solitaire for iPhone and iPad

It's hard to come up with a new way to present an old, familiar card game for iOS devices, but Smappsoft and Big Fish Games try their best with Pokertini and Fairway Solitaire, respectively. But one game does a better job of it than the other.

Draw Something for iPhone and iPad

Draw Something, a collaborative Pictionary-style game for iOS, has more than its fair share of flaws. Despite them, however, the game offers plenty of amusement.