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It's time to check out the 5 best indie games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 1 week ago
It's time to check out the 5 best indie games for mobile

Mobile games aren't all about massive budgets, huge advertising spend, and cynical free to play money making. There are some brilliant indie games out there on the App Store too. They'll tug your heart, they'll test your reflexes, and one of them is going to make you fall in love with a coloured square. Obviously this isn't a definitive list, but we've picked the games that we think best represent how good indie gaming is on the App Store right now. If you've got your own suggestions or comments, let us know in the comments at the bottom of the article. If you don't, well just have fun reading these lovely words instead. Bastion - download for iOS A beautiful-looking RPG with a story th…

These are the 5 best battle royale games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 1 week ago
These are the 5 best battle royale games for mobile

We all love running around and pretending to shoot people. I mean, let's be honest, you spent a decent chunk of your childhood doing just that. Which is why battle royale games are doing so well on mobile at the moment. It's like a glimpse into a rose-tinted past, mixed with a violent and potentially victorious glimpse into the future. But since they're all the rage at the moment, we thought it'd be a good idea to break down which of the battle royale games on mobile are worthy of your attention. We came up with these 5. Agree, disagree, want to try and sell something dodgy and make people click on virus-filled links? Let us know in the comments. Fortnite Battle Royale - download for iOS…

What are the very best MOBAs for mobile?

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 1 week ago
What are the very best MOBAs for mobile?

The MOBA genre is one of the more modern entrants into the videogame pantheon. Alongside battle royale games, the last few years have really belonged to the MOBA. So it shouldn't come as too much of a surprise to you that there's plenty of them to choose from on the App Store. But which one should you go for? Well that's where this list comes in. We've picked the five best mobile MOBAs, in no particular order, to give you a breakdown of the best of the best that's available from the App Store. Obviously, if you've got your own suggestions then feel free to chuck them in the comments at the bottom of the article. Click the download links and you'll be able to grab the games from the App Sto…

These are the top sci-fi games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 2 weeks ago
These are the top sci-fi games for mobile

Have you ever looked up at the stars and wondered what's out there, waiting to reveal itself in that enormous vastness? Probably, since it's one of the most human things to do. But since you're never going to get space yourself, we thought we'd take a look at the best science-fiction games for mobile. They're going to take you to space, they're going to take you to the past and the future, and you're going to have a brilliant time visiting all of the weird and wonderful locations that these game offer up. Some will make you sad, some will make you happy, but they'll all keep you entertained. If you think we've missed anything out, feel free to let us know in the comments below. And if you'…

Check out our list of the 5 top fighting games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Check out our list of the 5 top fighting games for mobile

Put up your dukes! No, no it's fine, you don't really have to do that. In fact, the human race simply doesn't need to fight anymore, since we can do all of our pugilism via the medium of games. But what are the very best fighting games on the App Store? Why it's these ones, of course, hence the name of the article. In this list we'll show you the very best brawlers that mobile gaming has to offer. We're focusing on the classic one-on-one scrappers. Y'know, the sort of thing you used to drop all of your pocket money in at the arcade. But since all of the arcades have shut down, and all of your money goes on rent and bills nowadays, these are the games that are going to release some of that…

Here's our list of the 5 best strategy games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Here's our list of the 5 best strategy games for mobile

Just because you want to create wholesale slaughter doesn't mean that that slaughter has to be mindless. Sometimes you want strategic slaughter, where each decision is way more important than 'shoot here.' And that's where strategy games come in. But there are loads of them on the App Store, which can make it difficult to pick the one that's right for you. That's where this list comes in. We've picked what we think are the 5 best strategy games for mobile. There's a decent mix here, from side-on to top-down, from detailed to pared back. Each and every game here is worth checking out, so our advice to you would be to buy them all. But, if you think we've made a mistake and missed something…

Check out our pick of the 5 best racing games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Check out our pick of the 5 best racing games for mobile

The smell of burning clutches, the scream of tyres pushed to their very limit, the T-shirts bearing the name of famous car brands the spectators will never be able to afford. There's something special about racing, and there's something special about racing games for mobile. But there's also loads of them, so we've gone ahead and picked the five that we think are the cream of the crop. The best of the best. The games that are always going to be close to the top of the podium when it comes time to work out who's won. There are download links, there are videos. To all intents and purposes there's everything you need to make a selection. But remember, just like in real racing, you need to fol…

What are the 5 best mobile puzzle games?

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 3 weeks ago
What are the 5 best mobile puzzle games?

Sometimes you don't want to shoot people in the face. Or punch people in the face. Or do anything mean to anyone's face. And at times like that you need a puzzle games. But with so many on the App Store it's sometimes hard to figure out which one is best for you. But don't you worry little one, because that's where this list comes in. We've picked the five very best iPhone and iPad puzzlers that you can download now. We've given you links, we've given you videos, we've given you everything you need to make an informed decision. After all, when it comes to games that tax your brain power, making an informed decision is probably one of the most important things you can do. The Witness - dow…

These are definitely the 5 best zombie games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 3 weeks ago
These are definitely the 5 best zombie games for mobile

Like it or not, the undead are everywhere. Not literally, because that would be absolutely terrifying. But if you pick up any sort of pop-culture entertainment nowadays, chances are it's going to have zombies in it one way or another. And the same is true on the App Store too. In fact the App Store might have more zombies-per-unit (ZPU, the standard zombie counting algorithm) than anywhere else. So we thought it was high-time to take a look at all those flesh-craving monsters and decide which five mobile games featuring the undead are the best. It's these five. So there you go. Death Road to Canada - download for iOS A ridiculous road trip that sees you piling in a car and trying to esc…

The best mobile multiplayer games to play with your friends

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 3 weeks ago
The best mobile multiplayer games to play with your friends

You've probably got friends, which is good for you. But what to do when you fancy playing some games with them on your iPhone or iPad? I mean, there are so many multiplayer games available on the App Store, how can you pick which one to play and which one to avoid like the plague? Well that's easy, all you need to do is read this list. We've handpicked the finest mobile multiplayer games to save you any sort of hassle. All you have to do is click the links next to them to get them downloaded. Essentially we're a public service, a bit like the fire brigade but far more useful. Hearthstone - download for iOS Not just one of the best multiplayer games on mobile, but one of the best games o…

What are the 5 best word games for mobile?

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 3 weeks ago
What are the 5 best word games for mobile?

Love them or loathe them, you can't argue that word games don't fit brilliantly onto mobile devices. Done right they can be exactly the sort of jump-in-jump-out puzzlers that work so well when you're on the go. So we thought it was high time that we had a good long look at the very best word games that you can pick up on the App Store right now. We've picked five that we think really represent the cream of the crop, the sort of games that are going to make you learn without you even knowing it. If you've got your own suggestions then feel free to chuck them in the comments at the bottom of the article, but for now let's drop all this preamble and dive straight into the most vocabulary-heav…

These are the 5 best platform games for mobile

Feature By Harry Slater, 7 months, 3 weeks ago
These are the 5 best platform games for mobile

What's the best platform game on iOS? It's a question you've probably pondered time and time again, trying to figure out the right answer. Maybe you've gone to a shaman to try and figure it out, or read the secrets hidden in tea leaves in order to get some sort of answer. Well, quite frankly that's silly. What you should have done is waited for us to write this list. But we have written this list now, and you can read it with your eyes holes. You're welcome. If you've got your own suggestions about other games we should have included, then do please let us know in the comments at the bottom of the article. Ta. Super Mario Run - download for iOS We couldn't really start this list any ot…

The 5 best games for iPhone and iPad this week - January 5th

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 2 months ago
The 5 best games for iPhone and iPad this week - January 5th

We've got to the end of the first week of the year. I expect your hangovers have finally subsided now, and you're back neck deep in the drudgery of your 9 to 5 existence. Ah well, it's the weekend now, two days to sit around and recover enough energy to survive for the five days after. But there's still time for a little bit more content. And that content is here, in the shape of a round up of the best games that came out this week on the App Store. It's not been the best week ever, but then that's only to be expected really. And technically we're covering about a week and a half, but that's not the point. Still, there's a decent enough line up here. As usual you can click on the emboldene…

Everything you need to know about Antihero for iPhone and iPad

Feature By Harry Slater, 1 year, 2 months ago
Everything you need to know about Antihero for iPhone and iPad

Feels like only yesterday it was Wednesday. Probably because it was. Now it's Thursday, and that means it's time to give you the low down on the one new game on the App Store that you should definitely be playing this week. It's fair to say that it hasn't been the most exciting week for releases, but that's always the case in the post Christmas lull. Still, there has been some wheat among the chaff, including the really rather excellent game I'm going to recommend to you today. As usual, click on the emboldened name of the game below to download it. And if you'd like to share your own, no doubt very deep and meaningful, thoughts, feel free to do it in the comments section at the bottom of…

The best games on sale for iPhone and iPad right now - January 3rd

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 2 months ago
The best games on sale for iPhone and iPad right now - January 3rd

The tree is down, the presents you didn't like have all been returned or thrown into the bin, and now we're back to trudging through the misery of winter without a single thing to look forward to. Well there might be things to look forward to, like wasting your money on things you don't really need. Which is good, because Wednesday is when we round up the best games that are currently on sale on the App Store. There are some surprisingly good new deals out there, so much so that I actually had to pick which ones to talk about rather than just picking the first five semi-decent games I saw. You can poke the emboldened name of the games below to grab them from the App Store. And if you've se…