Super Thursday, October 23rd comes packed with some great games and we have put together as many as 15 titles in this post for your playing pleasure. There are plenty of eyecatchers including the third episode of République, Tilt to Live: Gauntlet’s Revenge, Caverns of the Snow Witch, Super Glyph Quest and Puzzle to the Center of the Earth. Be sure to check ‘em all out and tell us your favorite game of the week in the comments section.
15 iOS Games for your iPhone
République – Episode 3: Ones & Zeroes
Episode three of the captivating thriller République called Ones & Zeroes has landed on the Play Store and its got a new multi-tier puzzle called The Morning Bell Online edition that you’ll have a swell time solving. Some new abilities and a Sleephyhead mine will allow for some new crowd control. The latest episode is priced $4.99 if you’re buying it episode-wise. Or if you’ve got the $14.99 Season Pass, you can download it straight away.
Noodlecake Studio’s latest project is the cartoony touch game Mmm Fingers that has you attempting to keep your fingers on the screen for as long as you possibly can while avoiding the hungry monsters who want a piece of you. It’s a fast paced game where you can score big and challenge opponents for leaderboard glory. Price: Free
Mmm Fingers Official Trailer
If you love sports games, then its time to pick up NHL 2K, the most popular ice hockey game on mobile. The game features new game modes including an immersive Career mode with live roaster updates, a fast paced 3 on 3 Mini Rink mode as well as turn based multiplayer shootouts. Price: $6.99.
Puzzle to the Center of the Earth has you playing an explorer who must attempt to reach the center of the planet by matching colored blocks of tiles. There’s also a little bit of platforming elements thrown in as well with puzzles to solve, monsters and obstacles to overcome and legendary treasures to discover in over 80 levels. Price: Free
Puzzle to the Center of the Earth Official Trailer
Tilt to Live: Gauntlet’s Revenge
Tilt to Live: Gauntlet’s Revenge is a delightful action game involving navigating a difficult obstacle laden terrain with your superior skills. But the game is designed to ensure you’ll die a lot, so be prepared to accept that as well. You’ll have control on plenty of arrow wielding creatures and destroy many in the process of completing your quest, which is unlocking 3 challenging gauntlets and facing off against the infamous Dot king. Game Center leaderboards and achievements add to its exciting features. Price: $2.99
Tilt to Live: Gauntlet’s Revenge Official Trailer
Splot is a cute alien who has crash landed on a strange planet. He goes on an adventure to save the planet’s endangered Baby Birdlings from the threat of the Hungry Blobs and the Blob Kings. Want to help him? Well, all you have to do is chuck $3.99 on the App Store, and race against the birdlings to get to the finish line as fast as possible. The game is riddled with perilous obstacles like lava, lasers, and spikes, powerful power ups and valuable collectibles and its an enjoyable little platformer you’ll fall in love with.
Splot Official Trailer
Sleep Attack TD
Tower defense fans get to enjoy Sleep Attack TD, which has a twist that will certainly make it worthwhile your time. You plant towers on a disc that spins 360 degrees and set the paths on which enemies can tread, obviously the most perilous ones. But things get menacingly difficult when you attempt to do that on multiple discs and oh, the whole game is set up inside a snoozing monster so take that in as well. 9 upgradeable towers, 17 enemy types, big bosses et al add to the excitement and fun. Price: $2.99
Rovio Lvl11 is out with their first game and its called Retry. Its all about flying a plane around obstacle laden levels and dying plenty of times. If you hit an obstacle you’ll have to start it all over again and the title amply reflects the fact. Price: Free.
Retry Official Trailer
Caverns of the Snow Witch
Caverns of the Snow Witch is a digital fantasy fighting gamebook that has been developed by specialists Tin Man Games. Its off the popular long running adventure series that has you traversing the Icefinger Mountains of the North to defeat the wicked Snow Witch. Players can enjoy the game in two modes, the normal one and the retro mode where illustrations appear like old black and white drawings. There are dynamic links to deal with the choose your own adventure sections, an Adventure Sheet to track your inventory and stats and dice rolling, which is common to all of their gamebooks. Price: $5.99
This is a one touch pixel art game with elements of color matching combined with arcade action. You get to catch ghosts, shoot projectiles and dodge monsters and explosions in the various stages of the game. the action is frantic so you have very little time to decide on your next move. Great 90’s style arcade music and Game Center achievements are also available. Price: $0.99 for a limited time, then reverts to $1.99.
Pro Strategy Football 2014
Pro Strategy Football is a sports SIM that will test your skills against the computer or friends in turn based play. The game focuses on coaching and you can train teams to compete against others. Achievements and rankings are there for the taking and whether you are a beginner or a Pro, you’ll find something to enjoy in the Casual Mode. The game presently does not have a Career mode, but its expected to come through in the next update pretty soon.
Peninsular War Battles
Peninsular War Battles is an advanced strategy game from Hunted Cow Studios, where you go back in time to play a soldier in the British, French or Spanish armies through 40 different missions to conquer Portugal and Spain. The missions are realistic repetitions of the major battles that took place during the period with players having plenty of options at their disposal. Game Center Achievements and Leaderboards are available as is the iCloud save option. This massive game is available for $9.99.
Super Glyph Quest
Super Glyph Quest is another hybrid game involving match 3 elements and role playing puzzles. 1000 years of peace brought on by the defeat of the Bad Dragons is about to be destroyed thanks to the actions of one evil magus. Its up to you to master over 60 spells with the elements of Air, Earth, Fire, Water, Light and Dark to complete quests in an all new map. The sequel to the hit game Super Glyph also brings a new story and additional monsters and lets you create new gear to deal with the multiple enemy encounters. There’s loads of good stuff in this must play game of the month and its priced $2.99.
Swap Heroes is a turn based adventure game where you fight your way past hordes of enemies with a team of 4 heroes. You’ll take a turn at each hero by swapping the position of two characters and hence the game’s title. The enemies get progressively difficult and the fact that the death of one hero brings about the demise of the group means you’ll have to be on your toes to succeed. If you like a good challenge, this one’s available for the picking at a special price of $0.99 for a short time.
Miika is a beautiful 3D puzzle game that makes clever use of optical illusions based on the camera angles. There are mind bending puzzles that gives you a chance to think outside the box and use your imagination to solve mysterious. Miika takes you on a weird and wonderful journey through 4 adventurous seasons and its priced $1.99.
Ghost Blade is an impressive 3D action game that takes you back to the ancient times where a necromancer has turned into the undead and formed a Yellow Turban army to rebel against the country. All the king’s men sent to fight the enemy never return leaving him with no choice but to send 2 assassins from a secret assassin group to deal with the problem. You are one of them and its up to you to solve perplexing puzzles, fight the fiends using spells, attacks and combos and take on the nightmarish big boss. Achievements and rankings also make it into play. Price: $4.99