AppGamer's Scores

  • Games
For 337 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 59% higher than the average critic
  • 14% same as the average critic
  • 27% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 3.2 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 76
Highest review score: 100 Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing
Lowest review score: 30 Detonate!
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 12 out of 337
337 game reviews
    • 87 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Although Starfront is nothing new in terms of gameplay, it's certainly the best RTS the iPhone has ever seen and takes the strategy genre to a new height.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Scribblenauts on iOS is as good, if not better than, the DS releases . With a low cost and some of the most flexible gameplay ever seen on Apple's devices, it's easy to recommend to both young and old gamers.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    What Sega have done here is amazing. They've certainly created the best kart racer on the App Store by far and Sonic & Sega All-stars Racing is truly a fitting gift for Sonic's 20th Anniversary.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Coin Drop is our new favourite action puzzle game and I can see this game taking pride of place on my iPad for a long time to come. It has just the right level of giddy day-glo presentation, coupled with a great physics engine and addictive gameplay.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Tiny Towers is a microsystem in your pocket. It will take over your waking life as you worry about restocking items and whether your tower needs another foodstall or a car showroom, it may even have you waking in the middle of the night. But it does all this in such a cute way that you'll forgive it every time.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    It is a title best approached as a pastime instead of thought of as a game, and for this reason it is impossible to score. However, if you know at least one other person who owns a device capable of playing this game, and the odds are that you do, then you should join in the fun as soon as you possibly can.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    For a small game like this, it's quite impressive that you can get so much from it.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Broken Sword 2 will last you hours, having all the playability of a full-priced PC game. It is the kind of game that could convert people who wouldn't look twice at adventure games, and is easily one of my most highly recommended titles on the platform.
    • 94 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Real Racing 2 feels like it shouldn't be able to fit in a device so small. Somehow Firemint have squashed every last feature they could think of into the tiny iPhone.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The whole game just feels like a perfect fit on iPad, particularly if you're sitting down looking down at the screen. With odd humour that hits you when you least expect it and a daunting sense of falling captured perfectly thanks to the interface and the graphics, AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! (Force = Mass x Acceleration) is a perfect match for Apple's tablet.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    So Infinity Blade II isn't exactly a major overhaul of the original game, but it doesn't need to be. The additional elements and added strategy improve an already impressive title and yet again, those amazing vistas and detailed enemies manage to impress.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    I can safely say that this is the best shooter yet on iOS and if you're in any way a fan of the FPS genre, particularly if you own an iPhone 4S or iPad 2, this should be on your list of Apps to own.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Order & Chaos Online is an impressive and immersive MMO that Gameloft have somehow managed to squeeze on to a tiny iOS device. Its popularity is testament to the game's ability to bring a fully fledged online adventure successfully on to Apple's platform.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    It encompasses all of the best parts of the console game but in a form that better suits the mobile touch screen format.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The best feature, however, is the inclusion of animals which litter the course.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Tiny Troopers 2 may be a case of more of the same, only better, but this is no bad thing when it's based on such a great foundation. Fans of the first game and those new to the series who yern after then classic Cannon Fodder games should set their sights on this one.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Back To the Future is a sacred franchise to many fans, Telltale have done well to stay true to the world of Doc and Marty without too much in the way of deviation. While re-creating their universe, Back To the Future Episode 1 produces a great story and some fun puzzles to solve.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    FarSight have done a fantastic job of bringing real pinball to iOS.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Galaxy on Fire 2 HD is one step closer to a full console quality game on your iOS device and a title any new iPhone 4S owner should have in their collection.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It plays well on the iPhone and iPod Touch with a great control system, but run this game on an iPad, particularly on the iPad 2 as we were, and it works perfectly. Hunters: Episode One is a tense, thrilling game that brings the classic turn based strategy genre on to iOS with amazing success.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It plays well on the iPhone and iPod Touch with a great control system, but run this game on an iPad, particularly on the iPad 2 as we were, and it works perfectly. Hunters: Episode One is a tense, thrilling game that brings the classic turn based strategy genre on to iOS with amazing success.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Far from being another throw-away licence, then, Fast Five takes the best bits of the movie and the best of other racing games and creates something unique and fun. Aside from a few presentation issues, this turns out to be Gameloft's best racer yet.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With an eye for quality visuals and some great level design, Housemarque has managed to produce an outstanding game in a crowded genre. Furmins is perfectly balanced and yet challenging enough to keep puzzle fans happy.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A great ambassador for the new iPad, but even if you only own an iPhone 4 or an iPad 2 it's still well worth a purchase. It's by far the best aerial combat game on iOS and should provide plenty of longevity thanks to the myriad of modes on offer once the campaign has been completed.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    You really can tell that a lot of work and effort went into making this the best game in its genre on the App Store and the team should be commended for doing so.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    While Seal Force borrows unashamedly from other games, it earns its own identity by providing a unique mix of gameplay styles coupled with a stylish look and sound that should earn it a place in your collection. Roll on the Seal Force TV show.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Anyone who has been patiently waiting for a Cannon Fodder style game to appear on iOS needs to snatch Tiny Troopers up straight away. If you fancy a new strategy based team shooter with a cute streak then this is the game for you.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant entry point for others who have yet to embark on such adventures.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With fantastic presentation, great gameplay and an interesting touch control system EA have a real prize fighter of a game on their hands.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    This sequel has taken a simple game and turned it into something that matches the best the App Store has to offer. It may be a racing game that doesn't have any actual driving, but it beats a lot of other traditional racers hands down.