Top iOS Strategy Games of All Time

Welcome to's top strategy 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.

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  • 8.

    Star Wars: Battle for Hoth

    Star Wars fans will drop the cash on it regardless, but there’s enough here to satisfy the urges of serious tower defence players too. A quick history lesson for those who flunked Star Wars school: during the Galactic Civil... more

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  • 7.

    Tiny Tower

    Tiny Tower's real question is about the scale of its economy, then, and whether you can stomach playing a game that becomes increasingly desperate in its desires to part you with chunks of your money. One of the joys of iOS... more

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  • 6.

    Triple Town

    Three to play? I'm an aspiring sort, so I spend most of my days determined to get invited to gaming's chin-stroking intelligentsia. "Of course I like city building games," I will say when asked at a cheese and wine soiree,... more

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  • 5.


    Westward drip feeds you with enough enjoyment that you’ll want to play until you have finished the lengthy story mode and is only let down by some slight control issues. A port of a popular PC real-time strategy game may... more

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  • 4.


    This isn’t a game for the easily discouraged, but if you're willing to put in the time and effort geoDefense delivers some truly satisfying gameplay. The tower defence genre has had something of a rebirth on Apple's handheld,... more

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  • 3.

    Orions: Legend of Wizards

    If you can set aside your pre-conceptions of what is expected from a CCG or RTS title then you’ll find yourself with an experience that’s entirely new and wholesomely rewarding. Combining genres can be a tricky old game.... more

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  • 2.

    Pocket League Story 2

    Another quality strategy title from the Game Dev Story team. Tired of the interminable football transfer window? The endlessly boring rumour/counter-rumour cycle, the baseless punditry, the general air of panicked hysteria?... more

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    Calculords takes the turn-based card game and makes it its own. Many a time when I've been lying in bed, waiting for my body to enter a state of slumber, I often think to myself: 'Why isn't there a turn-based card game that... more

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