Top iOS Games of 2013

Welcome to VideoGamer.com's top iOS games of 2013, a list of the best videogames, created from editorial reviews on the site. It's the perfect tool to find that great game you haven't played yet, or even to find a gem for a friend or loved one as a gift.

Please take into account this list is in descending order! VideoGamer.com is always open to hearing about your opinion. Would your list be different? If so let us know by contacting us or tweeting us @VideoGamerCom.

  • 27.

    World War Z Review

    World War Z

    Like the zombies you fight in the game, World War Z turns anyone into a howling, furious beast within seconds of contact. Full disclosure: I have not finished World War Z. I couldn't, on account of... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 26.

    Star Trek Review

    Star Trek

    It's terrible, but not even fun terrible. That's all you need to know. Star Trek is an inspirational game. Not in a good way, of course. But it is... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 25.

    Marbly Review

    Marbly

    Sub-par work from one of the industry's true legends, Marbly is a disappointment. Another offering from Tetris creator Alexey Pajitnov, Marbly sadly comes... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 24.

    Monsters Invade: Oz Review

    Monsters Invade: Oz

    As shallow and enjoyable as a shot of tepid rain water, and payment is a must if you insist on trudging through. Ever had a fever dream? No? Well, now you can, while you're awake, for... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

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  • 23.

    Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame Review

    Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame

    If you decide to play it, don't blame us. I wanted to stop playing Prince of Persia: The Shadow and The Flame after 5... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 22.

    Riddick: The Merc Files Review

    Riddick: The Merc Files

    Even the most hardened Riddick fan will just find The Merc Files needlessly upsetting. As a supporter of mobile games, it's always a shame when a franchise makes... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 21.

    Muscle Run Review

    Muscle Run

    Good-looking, but unintentionally funny rather than genuinely enjoyable. If you can tolerate Muscle Run for long enough, it does hold some... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 20.

    Football Manager 2014 Review

    Football Manager 2014

    A poor substitute. Notorious for demanding equal amounts of time, focus and dedication,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 19.

    Colin McRae Rally iOS Review

    Colin McRae Rally iOS

    A faithful port, strictly for speed demons and masochists. You're speeding off-road through rugged terrain, gravel spitting skyward and... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

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  • 18.

    The Drowning Review

    The Drowning

    Another failed attempt at getting the console first-person shooter onto mobile. The Drowning's like buying a Lamborghini to drive around London. Sure, it... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 17.

    Lightning Fighter 2 Review

    Lightning Fighter 2

    Competent, enjoyable while it lasts, but far too shallow. If Lightning Fighter 2 is indicative of what aerial combat will be like in... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 16.

    Table Top Racing Review

    Table Top Racing

    It may be stunningly unoriginal, but Table Top Racing still manages to deliver a functional racing game. Table Top Racing is the first game from Playrise Digital, an indie studio... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 15.

    Into The Dead Review

    Into The Dead

    Let's keep it simple: if you like zombies, buy it. I often wake up at night drenched in sweat because I didn't come up with the... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 14.

    Deus Ex: The Fall Review

    Deus Ex: The Fall

    Deus Ex: The Fall is at times rewarding but, unfortunately, often frustrating. The opening location of Deus Ex: The Fall would feel like a sublime daydream... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 13.

    Infinity Blade III Review

    Infinity Blade III

    Enjoyable at times, and graphically at least you get what you pay for, but some poor design almost sours the whole experience. Infinity Blade 3's graphical prowess makes standard iOS games look like the... more

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  • 12.

    Assassin's Creed Pirates Review

    Assassin's Creed Pirates

    Enjoyable in shorter sessions, but too easy and grind-heavy to warrant lengthy play. Depending on your experiences with Pirates' console-based bigger brother,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 11.

    Injustice: Gods Among Us Review

    Injustice: Gods Among Us

    It's Mortal Kombat's shell but with Batman. And everything's better with Batman... Statements I never thought I'd write down #1: Injustice: Gods Among Us and... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 10.

    Layton Brothers: Mystery Room Review

    Layton Brothers: Mystery Room

    It's really rather good... If I was developing a video game, the last title I would give it would be... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 9.

    The Walking Dead: 400 Days Review

    The Walking Dead: 400 Days

    Less subtle than what went before, but an intriguing, quick-fire link to the next season. How did you feel during the Season One climax of Telltale Games' The Walking... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 8.

    Baby Nom Nom Review

    Baby Nom Nom

    Surprisingly challenging, and oddly addictive. I was surprised to find that Baby Nom Nom - despite its cutesy name - is... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 7.

    The Cave Review

    The Cave

    Ron Gilbert's latest might have been on his mind for the last 30 years, but The Cave is a deft combination of old and new, classic and modern. Ron Gilbert claims to have had the idea for The Cave bouncing around his... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 6.

    Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons Review

    Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

    The best way to play the game on consoles and it's very much worth playing if you're yet to experience it. Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons could be this year's Journey. Just like the... more

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  • 5.

    Batman: Arkham Origins Review

    Batman: Arkham Origins

    A worthy addition to the Arkham franchise. Batman: Arkham Origins is a wonderful version of somebody else's game. While... more

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  • 4.

    Rayman Fiesta Run Review

    Rayman Fiesta Run

    The UbiArt engine continues to shine and Fiesta Run is an excellent addition to it, but a third mobile game will need to do something new. Thanks to a reinvention and the UbiArt engine, Rayman has never been more... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 3.

    The Walking Dead: Season Two, Episode One – All That Remains Review

    The Walking Dead: Season Two, Episode One – All That Remains

    As openers go, this is a strong debut to the second season, with Clementine a superb choice of protagonist. It's good to see Clementine again. It's been a while since the apocalypse... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 2.

    Rymdkapsel Review

    Rymdkapsel

    Rymdkapsel is hard to put down. You’ll miss your bus stop, play it on the toilet and ignore your family. It stands up as one of the best mobile strategy games on the market. Hi, my name's Kirk and I'm an addict. My vice costs as much as a bus ticket,... more

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  • 1.

    FIFA 14 Review

    FIFA 14

    Better than the 360/PS3 versions in more than just looks, this is the best version of FIFA 14 you can buy. Inviting as FIFA 14 iOS' freemium payment structure is - especially if you... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS,iOS,iOS