Total War Battles

iPadiPhone

After a long wait, The much-loved series brings its strategy to iOS

The Total War series has been exciting and frustrating power-hungry strategy fans for years, and now those with an iOS device can rejoice as a mobile version of the series has finally arrived.

3,034

Zombies, Run!

iPhone

The most inventive and original way to spice up your workout

Keeping your workouts entertaining is one of life’s most difficult bugbears.

3,040

zeebox

iPadiPhone

The social TV experience that everyone should try

Some apps just aren’t for everyone.

4,580

#todo

iPhone

Organise your to-do list items with hashtags and mentions

If you were under any illusions as to how #todo works, then you needn’t look any further than the application’s name.

3,194

MotoHeroz HD

iPad

Rally racing and platforming shouldn’t mix… but it turns out they do

MotoHeroz HD comes from RedLynx, the critically acclaimed developer of the iOS smash DrawRace 2, and is an intriguing blend of platforming and physics-based racing.

3,110

Little Fox Music Box

iPadiPhone

Children’s sing-a-long brought to life on the iPad

The number of apps aiming to get your children interacting with the iPad is growing by the day, with all kinds of new stories being created to entice them in and entertain them.

7,026

Temple Run

iPhone

Indiana Jones and the temple of eternal running

You’ve probably heard iPhone gamers raving about Temple Run for quite some time, but what can be so special about yet another running game that makes it better than all the others? In truth, there’s nothing particularly original about this app.

4,017

Comedy Central’s Indecision Election Companion

iPadiPhone

Poke fun at prospective presidents to brighten up the campaign

For those wanting to follow the US elections but who are tired of all the serious reporting, this US-only app from Comedy Central is perfect.

2,755

Wenzani

iPhone

Help create the best social travel guide in the world

There are more than a few travel guide apps populating the App Store, but unlike many of them, Wenzani combines official guide information and an imaginative social element – by providing useful hints and recommendations from real people via the app itself.

3,763

Rinth Island

iPadiPhone

A platform game with a fresh new perspective

Based on the concept of cylindrical platform puzzles, Rinth Island is a neat game that delivers a refreshing approach to brain-teasers.

3,398

The Master Tactician Mobile Pro

iPhone

Win games and glory or act like a TV pundit

If you’re a football coach of any level, one thing you will discuss is tactics.

4,358

Snapguide

iPhone

Read and write how-to guides in this amazing app

Snapguide is a beautifully designed app that allows you to view hundreds of different how-to guides on varying subjects, and create your own to share.

5,413

Mensa Brain Test

iPhone

Test your suitability for a place in Mensa with this tough test

If you often wonder how intelligent you actually are and love the idea of joining Mensa, the worldwide organisation for the top two per cent of the population, this app is perfect for you.

7,907

Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy

iPadiPhone

Tear up the skies in incredible clarity

Developer Namco unveiled Sky Gamblers at the new iPad launch, with the game designed to be one of the pioneers of what Retina display gaming can and will look like.

4,355

Byword

iPad

Compose and edit Markdown documents in a distraction-free environment

Byword is one of those great apps that does one job and does it well.

5,520

Picle

iPhone

Share your favourite moments in a unique audio-visual way

Picle attempts to sit somewhere in between photo sharing apps like Instagram and services like Audioboo by combining both pictures and sound to create atmospheric memories of places or events.

3,198

Paper by FiftyThree

iPad

A hot jotter with more tools than it lets on

Anyone who has read the biography of Apple founder Steve Jobs will know he was very much interested in creativity.

4,132

Golf Score Card – YourGolf

iPhone

A simple stat tracker that proves to be better than par

Golfing is a pastime easily enhanced by smartphone technology.

3,800

CloudOn

iPad

Microsoft Office on your iPad, for free

It’s a deal that sounds too good to be true, but CloudOn does indeed give you the three core programs of Microsoft Office – Word, PowerPoint and Excel – optimised for your iPad.

4,169

Beat Sneak Bandit

iPadiPhone

Stealthy grooves, pulsing puzzles and screen-tapping tunes

Beat Sneak Bandit is an ingenious rhythm action game that blends platforming, puzzle, stealth and music into a single concept that works on so many levels.

2,827