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The best games on sale for iPhone and iPad right now - July 19th

By , on July 19, 2017
Last modified 10 months, 1 week ago

The days they keep on rolling by, slick with the sun-beaten sweat of commerce and capitalism. But it's fine, because I've put some pictures up in my windows to block out the shiny yellow git that keeps making my days so unpleasant.

Anyway, Wednesday is when we take a look at the best games that are currently on sale on the App Store. There's some pretty sweet digital entertainment going for cheap at the moment, and I've only gone and rounded up the best of them.

As usual you can click on the emboldened names of the games below to swoop off to the App Store and grab them. And if there's anything you think should have made it on to the list, toss it into the comments down there at the bottom of this excellent content.

Yankai's Triangle - Free

Before Yankai's Peak, there was the excellent Yankai's Triangle. It's a game, as you can probably tell from the title, about triangles. It's a brilliant puzzler, and for nothing at all it's definitely one of the best bargains we've seen in a good long while.

Read the Pocket Gamer review here

Day of the Tentacle - £1.99 / $1.99

A classic point and click adventure, remastered for mobile. It's a decent port, and if you've not played this one before, this is the perfect time. Full of crazy humour, head-scratching puzzles, and a raft of memorable characters.

Read the Pocket Gamer review here

Dead Venture - Free

Yes, it's another zombie murdering game, but this one actually has a few good ideas. Drive around in your armoured up car, complete missions, and try to stay alive for as long as possible. There's a rich silliness here, as well as a compelling blend of action and driving.

Read the Pocket Gamer review here

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Ticket to Earth - £1.99 / $1.99

One of the finest puzzle RPGs out there. It's much smarter than most of the games in that genre, it's premium, and there's a brilliant path-drawing idea at its core. Match colours, fight robots, and get to the bottom of a conspiracy that's gripping an off-world colony.

Read the Pocket Gamer review here

Space Marshals 2 - 99p / 99c

A shooter that mixes strategy, stealth, and crime. Which, quite frankly, are some of the best things that a shooter can mix. Take down bandits, find the best path through the chunky levels, and follow an engaging plot to its conclusion.

Read the Pocket Gamer review here