The year 2010 surely belongs to Apple iPad as it created a huge storm in the technology market before and after its release. The Apple iPad is surely the gadget of the year and there are many people who are still trying to research and develop on different aspects of iPad. No matter whatever the critics claim it to be, iPad has surely won the hearts of millions through its sleek and shiny touch screen interface and there is no doubt that Apple products have always been innovative in some way or the other. When Apple iPad was launched in the market it was called an innovation for the business class people, but now iPad provides entertainment as well.
Game developers have come up with new iPad games that can keep you busy when you are idle and here is the list of top 15 iPad games that made a lot of news this year.
1. Angry Birds HD
Believe it or not, Angry Birds HD has really become the most popular Apple iPad game on the globe. It has been the favorites of millions of people because it is simple and very interesting which buys the attention of the player. It was initially designed for iPhone and updated quite a time to increase new levels. The rules of the game are quite simple where you have to knock down the structure with precision aim. Players have to wipe out all green evil piggies using different birds that have different destructive powers. Angry Birds HD on bigger iPad screen really makes people get involve into it.
2. Civilization Revolution
Another iPhone game that soon became popular over iPad is Civilization Revolution. The game is already popular among people who are using iPhone but due to the small screen of iPhone players were not able to enjoy it thoroughly. However, the larger iPad screen solves the problem. Taking the advantage of iPad’s clear touch screen the game developers have worked on the interface of the game and have come up with better quality images. The developers have also added scenario creator that allows players to add their own challenges and enjoy the game thoroughly. There are new strategies being added to game so that iPad users can enjoy the game in a better way.
3. Babylonian Twins HD
The name of the game clearly indicates that it takes you back in time and you will have a lot of adventure in the game. This iPad game is not a new one but it certainly holds up to its expectations. The player can switch between two unique characters that have different capabilities and qualities. The game is certainly very challenging and not for people who just enjoy games where intelligence is not required. Hence, this is a game for people who love tough and difficult challenges to cross over with sheer intelligence and presence of mind.
4. Battle of Wesnoth HD
Another iPhone game that gets a transformation is Battle of Wesnoth HD. The game has been specially designed by game developers to fit different gaming platforms like iPhone, iPad and even on desktops. Kyle Poole, the developer of this game has taken technical liberties while reworking on the game because of the larger iPad screen size. The game is very much like role playing strategy game where everything depends on how you play the role of your favorite character and what strategy you adopt.
5. Broken Sword HD
The Broken Sword HD is a point and click game which has received a lot of appreciation when it was first released for iPad. However, the game developers have now come up with the new version of the game and they have added few extra segments to game making it more interesting and challenging for the players. There are two main characters in the game and players can become any of those characters and cross new challenges.
6. Fruit Ninja HD
We definitely love watching fruits getting sliced and smashed in some of the television advertisements; the same fun comes alive when you play Fruit Ninja HD. This game certainly has a lot of mass appeal and that is why it is among the top games for Apple iPad. You can certainly take out your anger on the game and slice out some of the juiciest fruits on your screen. Since the game has been updated from iPhone to iPad there are new updates and content added to it for the players.
7. Foosball HD
Foosball is one of the most common games that you will find in corporate cafeterias for employee entertainment, but Illusion Labs have taken the game from the corporate cafeterias and placed it right on your Apple iPad. The game is as real and interesting as the real time foosball and that is what keeps the players hooked to their iPads. A simple touch and slide movement of your finger is enough to rotate and move the athletes on the bar. This is certainly a must have for your Apple iPad.
8. DizzyPad HD
DizzyPad HD is surely one of the simplest iPad games and still it has the power to keep your attention. The game is about the frogs that should be jumping in the right direction at the right time to land on safer green lily pads and need to avoid jumping in the water. However, the entire trick of the game depends on the time factor. If the player knows how to time the jump and land safely he or she can really win more points. DizzyPad is certainly leaps ahead of different insane iPad games.
The first ever fieldrunners game was made for iPhone but when it received a lot of recognition and appreciation from game critics the developers decided to take it to the next level and make it for iPad. The game is a battle game where you need to take on your opponents. To make the game more interesting developers have added better visuals and more content to the game.
10. Flight Control HD
Flight simulation games are common and some of them are boring enough, but Flight Control HD is certainly different from others. Players in the game have to handle their planes carefully and make sure they don’t crash into each other. Developers of the game have added 3D glass mode and different multiplayer options to make the game more interesting. The Flight Control HD is different from the version that you might have enjoyed on your iPhone.
11. Monkey Island 2
Another point and click game that might interest you on your Apple iPad is Monkey Island 2. The game is very much like Broken Sword but is certainly has its own plus points and differences. The special edition of the game comes with high definition graphics which makes the gaming experience better. The game is a story that the players will come to know as they keep playing ahead in the game.
Simple games make the most impact and that is why games like Geared make into the top list of iPad games. The game is very simple where players have to connect the number of gears provided on the screen. However, how they do it is something that keeps them glued to their iPads. Geared is already one of the most popular games on App Store. To keep the players involved the developers have added better graphics to game.
13. Mirror’s Edge
If you enjoy playing first person running game then Mirror’s Edge is certainly for you. The entire environment in the game is in 3D to make it more appealing to the gamers. It has a single player story in it that the players have to understand and follow in order to complete different levels.
14. Modern Conflict HD
Gamers are always interested in playing the old games in new format and if you enjoy playing board games like Risk then Modern Conflict HD will suit your taste. This one is a real time strategy game and players have to use tanks and helicopters and acquire more territories through proper planning and strategy. Players can storm into the territories of their enemies and capture their territory as well. However, players need to ensure that they don’t get themselves killed during the mission. Modern Conflict has only one drawback and that’s multiplayer option which would have made the game more interesting.
15. Real Racing HD
Car racing games have always dominated the gaming market and this time it’s Real Racing HD which allows iPad users to enjoy their race with better visual graphics and advanced features. To make the game more interesting developers have added different features like full replay mode, custom car skins and ability to race with ghost players. Since the developers have the freedom to cover larger iPad screen they have made the game more interesting than what it was for iPhone users. Undoubtedly, Real Racing HD is for every gamer who loves car racing games to the core.