Top iOS Puzzle Games of All Time

Welcome to's top iOS Puzzle games of All Time, 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! 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.

  • 30.

    Crayon Physics Deluxe Review

    Crayon Physics Deluxe

    Puzzle games with such a fresh approach as is seen in Crayon Physics are rare, especially on a platform as young as the iPhone. There is certainly no shortage of decent, fun, puzzle games on the iPhone.... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 29.

    Gemmed Review


    The more you play Gemmed the more you get sucked in - what starts as a random chaining of gems ends up in considerate movements and strategic thinking. If you've ever had a tinker with a smart phone or palm pilot then you've... more

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  • 28.

    G Review


    Anyone in the least bit interested in the yarn Soma's spinning would be foolish to miss out on this fine prelude to the series. According to the developer Soma games, G is the first installment in a... more

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  • 27.

    Scribblenauts Review


    For all its problems, Scribblenauts is still an incredibly fresh experience - a genuinely unique slice of creativity that shows, once again, what a brilliant little machine the DS really is. Imagine, if you will, that you're back in college. It's the night of the... more

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  • 26.

    Spooky Spirits: Puzzle Drop!! Review

    Spooky Spirits: Puzzle Drop!!

    Spooky Spirits is an enjoyable game that is worth a look in, just do not expect unbridled genius. Since the dawn of mankind, one question has been uttered throughout the... more

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  • 25.

    Land-a Panda Review

    Land-a Panda

    Land-a Panda is another cutesy puzzle-platform game with an animal theme, but Big Pixel Studios' offering is a good one; one of those games you can happily dip in and out of over a period of weeks. Pandas. Aren't they just brilliant? With their funny eye make-up, tufty... more

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  • 24.

    Tiny Invaders Review

    Tiny Invaders

    (Personal) Space Invaders Tiny Invaders, the first iOS effort from independent UK studio Hogrocket,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 23.

    Traffic Wonder Review

    Traffic Wonder

    Traffic Wonder is a very pleasant surprise. I'm the kind of person who, when faced with public services, occasionally... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 22.

    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

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  • 21.

    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

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  • 20.

    Hitman GO Review

    Hitman GO

    Hitman GO easily met my expectations and is perfect to while away a few minutes here and there. Hitman has always been a bit of a love/hate game. From the moment I first... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS,iOS

  • 19.

    Bobby Carrot: Forever Review

    Bobby Carrot: Forever

    If you can live with dated visuals and want something that will test your mental prowess then Bobby Carrot Forever is definitely worth a look. Bobby Carrot's colourful interface and hum-along soundtrack deceive you into... more

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  • 18.

    Labyrinth Review


    Labyrinth is the finest example of how the iPhone's accelerometer works and you should definitely check out this patience-testing puzzler. Patience is a virtue and it's a virtue that you had better be familiar with... more

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  • 17.

    WordFu Review


    There's really very little to complain about, with WordFu doing exactly what it says on the tin. Why is the simple activity of making words from an assortment of random... more

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  • 16.

    Edge Review


    Edge is perhaps one of those rare games that you come back to not for the enjoyment of play but to remember the intricacy of design. As a central character the cube is somewhat underrepresented on Apple's... more

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  • 15.

    Glyder Review


    Worth the asking price for the music alone, Glyder is a real treat for the senses. Quite often puzzle games can become frustrating, asking you to learn a... more

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  • 14.

    Peggle Review


    Peggle's eccentricity is so infectious that even the most stoic of non puzzle fans are likely to warm to its charm. When Peggle first breathed life into the flagging PC puzzle market back in... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS,iOS

  • 13.

    Angry Birds RIO Review

    Angry Birds RIO

    With 60 levels and with the promise of four new level packs to be released between now and November, Rio isn't about to help you kick your old Angry Birds habit. After enslaving most of the phone-owning public with its... more

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  • 12.

    Cover Orange Review

    Cover Orange

    Cover Orange might not have the star power of Angry Birds or the score-based draw of Tiny Wings, but it's a brilliant physics-based puzzler that can be enjoyed alone or with friends. In Cover Orange you do what it says on the tin: cover oranges. Each level... more

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  • 11.

    Cart Cow Review

    Cart Cow

    Cart Cow is a surprisingly clever game that deserves to be played. The day when all ideas are finally wrung out of iOS physics games will be a... more

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  • 10.

    Cut the Rope: Experiments Review

    Cut the Rope: Experiments

    It's impossible to discount the entertainment derived from Cut the Rope: Experiments' content. Cut the Rope was one of the App Store's more prominent success stories, and... more

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  • 9.

    PuzzleJuice Review


    PuzzleJuice is a triathlon of different games, all competing in unison and prodding various parts of your addled brain at the same time. The micro-team behind PuzzleJuice is under no illusions about just how hard... more

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  • 8.

    Angry Birds Space Review

    Angry Birds Space

    I find it a shame, though understandable, that many people see iOS development as a race to the bottom. Angry Birds Space, however, effortlessly shows why Rovio is currently on top. Angry Birds, eh? It's like the Call of Duty of the mobile world, in that it... more

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  • 7.

    Zen Bound Review

    Zen Bound

    Zen Bound breathes ingenuity and individuality on a scale that hasn’t been seen on the iPhone. Check it out and you won’t be disappointed. The launch of a new action/adventure game is often heralded with phrases... more

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  • 6.

    Tetris Review


    he original, maddeningly-addictive gameplay remains intact, but there's also a generous selection of alternative modes and variations. By now even the most casual of gamers must be familiar with Tetris. This was... more

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  • 5.

    Labyrinth 2 Review

    Labyrinth 2

    This is a top-drawer iDevice game that feels perfectly at home on Apple's touch screen, tilt-enabled handhelds. At just £2.99 it's an absolute steal. It takes a lot to make me swear, but a devilish video game will usually do... more

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  • 4.

    Limbo Review


    Limbo is a puzzle game that is littered with ideas and an artistic eye, but more importantly it understands the frustrations of repetition and makes failure enjoyable. With the influx of pretty independent games over the last ten years it's... more

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  • 3.

    Helsing's Fire Review

    Helsing's Fire

    Helsing's Fire has inventive levels and immediate charm, making it an instant iPhone classic you'd be a fool not to pick up post haste. Dracula's never been one to have a large amount of light in his dastardly... more

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  • 2.

    FEZ Review


    Fez's ornate world, sumptuous audiovisual presentation, and cryptic machinations made me feel like an adrift archaeologist filled with wonder. By and large indie games don't get a lot of pre-release hype. Plenty become... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iOS

  • 1.

    Monument Valley Review

    Monument Valley

    A monument to mobile excellence. Monument Valley is a significant accomplishment by ustwogames -... more

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