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What are the best games for the iPad?

06-21-2010, 11:59 PM
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 1
What are the best games for the iPad?

'm 12 year old kid and I want to buy games for the iPad. I don't know any fun games can you please suggest some. I like games like labyrinth, and flight control. Thank you.

06-22-2010, 12:14 AM
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 124
Foosball if you like labarynth.

I like dominion HD, blood and honor, might and card and small world for board game style games.

Pocket legends is a good fun mmorpg and it is free till level 13.

06-22-2010, 01:08 AM
Joined: Sep 2008
Location: Sweden
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The best local multiplayer game is an iPhone game you play screen doubled: DrawRace. It is amazing playing three friends on the same iPhone, and on the iPad it is even better.

06-22-2010, 06:45 AM
Joined: Jan 2010
Location: Michigan
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Geometry Wars: Touch just got a Universal update and some other tweaks. It's pretty much the perfect dual-stick shooter now.
Spirit HD is a great line drawing-type game.
Deadball Specialist HD is a fun flick soccer game. The physics are perfect!
Hoops Madness Vs is an arcade style basketball shooter with multiplayer. Perfect for quick game sessions.

Then, there's the obvious choices...

Fieldrunners for iPad
Civilization Revolution for iPad

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06-22-2010, 08:32 AM
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Mirrors edge and Sam and Max are really great and feel as though they could be on xbox live arcade. Sam and Max season 2 is already on XBLA and mirrors edge really captures feel of shadow complex mixed with the gameplay of a much better chop chop runner.

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Last edited by inferi22; 06-22-2010 at 12:49 PM.
06-22-2010, 08:51 AM
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 20
Carcassonne may be an iPhone app, but it doubles quite well and will come out as universal soon (so you won't be wasting your money).
Small World - Great two player board game for the pad.
Battle for Wesnoth HD - endless turn based strategy fun
Labyrinth 2 HD - Near infinite levels of fun

Blokus HD has caught my interest (as I like the board game), but I need to try it out before I'd be willing to recommend it.

I still cannot recommend Civ Rev, as they basically pushed it out with bugs and haven't done anything to improve it since then. I don't have much faith in them using it for anything more than a money grab.
06-22-2010, 09:25 AM
The OP seems to be looking for more casual games. For me, however, by far the best game I've played on the iPad is The War of Eustrath. I've put in over 12 hours into it and am nowhere near the end.
06-22-2010, 11:40 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
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Galcon Fusion has been draining away my free time lately. Great strategy game. I also recommend Space Station Frontier and Battle for Wesnoth.
06-22-2010, 03:37 PM
Joined: Dec 2008
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I think this pretty fairly represents what is good, it is not a perfect method, but I don't think anyone would agree what is best...