Hope you enjoyed your father's day and to keep the celebration going, dad might want to join in, here are our Top 5 iPhone and iPad Games of the Week. For all you fans of Star Wars and role playing games, you'll love our first game - Star Wars®: Knights of the Old Republic™ with an 89 AppScore. In this game you are the last hope of the Jedi order and you must master the Force to save the Republic. It's actually a console game redone for iOS and the pro reviews say it's artistic, ambitious and worth the price. Next up with an 87 AppScore is a puzzle game that the pro reviews call quite challenging but brilliant in its simplicity. The game is Stickets where your goal is to clear away multicolored L-shaped blocks from a board by connecting three of the same colors together. In third with an 84 AppScore is Warhammer Quest. It's based on a classic tabletop game and mixes role playing and strategy in your quest for wealth and glory. Pro reviewers praise it as an outstanding example of the genre with deep gameplay and great visuals. Coming in fourth with an 80 AppScore we have Madagascar Math Ops and Madagascar Math Ops Free. The game features the characters from the popular animated movie of the same name and provides educational math games. The pro reviews praise its charm, gameplay and suitability for young ones. Closing out our list with a 77 AppScore is Ace Attorney: Phoenix Wright Trilogy HD, an adventure game where you play a rookie lawyer defending the innocent. Here pro reviewers say the game offers humor, intrigue and enjoyment. That's it for this week. So give us your thoughts below and don't forget to return next week for more games.
Rankings based on averaging professional review scores for games released 2 - 3 weeks ago to allow reviews to accumulate.
||Star Wars®: Knights of the Old Republic™||89|
From the app description: "Star Wars®: Knights of the Old Republic™, widely considered one of the greatest role-playing games of all time, comes to iPad! Choose Your Path! It is four thousand years before the Galactic Empire and hundreds of Jedi Knights have fallen in battle against the ruthless Sith. You are the last hope of the Jedi Order. Can you master the awesome power of the Force on your quest to save the Republic? Or will you fall to the lure of the dark side? Hero or villain, savior or conqueror... you alone will determine the destiny of the entire galaxy! "
Check out a quote from touchArcade: "Whatever you do though, don't miss KOTOR. I don't care what platform you play it on, as long as you play it- Especially if you're a Mass Effect fan, it's ridiculously interesting seeing just how much Mass Effect is in KOTOR and how much KOTOR is in Mass Effect" (June 3, 2013).
From the app description: "Stickets is an elegantly brutal puzzle game designed to melt your mind and soothe your soul."
Check out a quote from Edge Online: "Like all great puzzle games, you’re beholden to the whims of fortune, forcing you into leaps of faith that often prove frustratingly fatal. But like all great puzzle games, Stickets’ surface simplicity is merely a cover for mechanics of astonishing depth and longevity" (June 5, 2013).