The iPad's a fantastic game system. Here are our favorite picks. Here are the best iOS games available for your iPhone or iPad. Some games are free and others are paid, but every one of them is awesome. That's our mission here - to bring you the very best iPad games, mixing traditional fare with titles that could only have appeared on a capable. It's a dazzling game, with animated environments and gorgeous lighting effects that make everything feel alive. Those looking for something action-packed, or something easy to pick up and casually play for a few minutes. There are few other instructions, which means solving this mystery is entirely up to your detective skills. The Binding of Isaac: It's an oddly adorable take on assassination, and one of the best iOS puzzlers. And if you have never played KotOR, you are in for a real treat. It's also visually gorgeous. Find the best hybrids on the market! You can push them around the screen to keep out of trouble, push two of the same colour together to create a single larger body, or split planets by unpinching. The minimalist look is equally effective on larger or smaller iPads. Long hallways, treasures and lots of puzzles. Starkly beautiful, oozing cleverness without being smug about it and continually surprising, Hundreds was one of the best games ofand remains well worth your time. But mostly you'll stay for the racing. But it's much more fun with a bit of backstabbing. Papers, Please forces players to deal with the everyday moral dilemmas of society while also caring for their family. Read our full reviews: If they want to escape, they'll need to get every part back. You get the feeling creators of classic vertically scrolling shooters would sit in front of AirAttack 2 in a daze, dumbfounded at what's possible on modern home-computing devices. Watch it in action. Hasn't been updated in a couple of years - how we'd love the excuse to dig out our old party - but its low-fi charms remain undiminished. Somewhere between tower defense and Tetris, the simple laying down of territory, building facilities and surviving wave after wave of attacking creatures makes Rymdkapsel an arcade-like experience that'll suck an hour from your evening faster than you'd possibly expect. Lara Croft Go 11 of It also shines on iPad with truly intuitive touch controls on a large, colourful display. Clearly there are lots more multiplayer games than this, and most of the sections in this roundup contain at least one game that suits more than one player. Just be prepared to answer questions about the game's nonsensical plot and why the big-nosed duck-like pilot is fighting the police. As such, finding serious success - and taking down your friends on the online leaderboards - means nimbly moving through the madness and collecting while blasting. By Jordan King April 19, It looks and plays just like the actual board game, so you can switch from one to the other rather seamlessly.