iPad games archive

  • Nickelodeon Inflatable Sports Car for iPad provides turn-by-turn steering for iOS games
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    Nickelodeon Inflatable Sports Car for iPad provides turn-by-turn steering for iOS games

    By 17 October 2012

    An inflatable sports car that integrates an iPad into its steering wheel for iOS driving games, has gone on sale. The Nickelodeon Inflatable Sports Car is available in three versions: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants....

  • Duo Gamer iOS wireless controller unveiled... shame it only works with Gameloft titles
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    Duo Gamer iOS wireless controller unveiled... shame it only works with Gameloft titles

    By 2 October 2012

    A wireless gaming controller that connects to your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch via Bluetooth is set to begin shipping to enhance your iOS gaming experience, so long as you play Gameloft games. The Duo Gamer features two analog joysticks, six buttons (four...

  • Best iPad games: Sports
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    Best iPad games: Sports

    By 8 August 2012

    The best iPad games is such a big category that we thought we'd break up the top apps into as many different lists as possible, and this is the best iPad sports games that Pocket-lint would recommend for download. So, whether you're a fan of football,...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Namco Arcade review (iPad and iOS)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Namco Arcade review (iPad and iOS)

    By 2 May 2012

    The Xbox Live Arcade isn’t the only arcade still kicking around these days. In fact, with today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint, you can download an arcade all of you own. Namco Arcade Platform iPad and iOS Price Free(ish) Where iTunes Downloading...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Burnout Crash review (iPad / iPhone)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Burnout Crash review (iPad / iPhone)

    By 16 April 2012

    Burnout Crash is the latest game from EA, Criterion and the Burnout franchise. It sees you crashing your way to the perfect pile-up on the iPad and the iPhone, but is the app a car wreck? We've been playing to find out. Burnout Crash Format iPad / iPhone...

  • The Hoff demos his driving skills on Burnout CRASH! (video)
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    The Hoff demos his driving skills on Burnout CRASH! (video)

    By 5 April 2012

    According to the great man himself, Burnout CRASH! is “hofftastic”. David “the Hoff” Hasselhoff has endorsed the soon to be launched mobile driving game via a promotional video and it’s hoff the scale. Available on the Apple App Store this April,...

  • E3 Quick Play: March of Heroes - iPad
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    E3 Quick Play: March of Heroes - iPad

    By 25 June 2011

    A tablet is for checking emails and surfing the web right? Okay maybe if you’re lucky a couple of retro games with graphics that would make the Sega Dreamcast look like the greatest thing you’ve ever seen? Wrong, and Gameloft are out to prove it....

  • APP OF THE DAY: Stick Cricket (iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Stick Cricket (iPad)

    By 27 May 2011

    Ah, the test match season is back again - bringing with it all the cricket traditions that we English (and Welsh, of course - the first test is in Cardiff after all) love. So that's plenty of pompous nitwittery, Bumble bumbling, Beefy moaning and rain...

  • APP OF THE DAY - Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP (iPad, iPad 2)
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    APP OF THE DAY - Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP (iPad, iPad 2)

    By 11 April 2011

    With so many iPad games being about driving fast, killing things, or generally making a bird do something that it perhaps wasn’t God’s intention for it to do, there isn’t much choice when it comes to a slow-burning adventure yarn set to some very...

  • EA slashes iPad game prices
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    EA slashes iPad game prices

    By 24 March 2011

    You may or may not be aware, but there is the little matter of the iPad 2 launch in the UK on 25 March. The device goes on sale at 5pm UK time in the Apple Stores (1am online) and, to celebrate, EA has slashed the prices of all of its iPad titles, with...

  • Rovio confirms Angry Birds for Nintendo 3DS
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    Rovio confirms Angry Birds for Nintendo 3DS

    By 7 February 2011

    Rovio has confirmed that its hugely popular title, Angry Birds, will be hitting both the Nintendo 3DS and the Wii "later this year". The confirmation came in a reply tweet to 3DS-centric blog, 3DS Focus, and Rovio also stated that it hopes to bring all...

  • Gameloft chief plays down copycat claims
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    Gameloft chief plays down copycat claims

    By 12 January 2011

    We at Pocket-lint are massive fans of the games that French developer Gameloft throws out for our mobile devices - you can see that from the write-ups we've given during our App of the Day series. But even as ardent fans, we have to admit that Gameloft...

  • VIDEO: ThinkGeek Joystick-IT for touchscreen retro gaming
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    VIDEO: ThinkGeek Joystick-IT for touchscreen retro gaming

    By 7 January 2011

    This is seriously awesome. Incredibly simple, but still brilliantly intuitive at the same time. The Joystick-IT from makers of all things cool, ThinkGeek, solves the problem of a lack of physical controls with your touschcreen. It allowins you to navigate...

  • Gameloft Holiday Sale: Yet more 59p iPhone and iPad games
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    Gameloft Holiday Sale: Yet more 59p iPhone and iPad games

    By 20 December 2010

    It looks like EA has kicked off a festive iOS game price war, with Gameloft hitting back after its 59p offerings began to dominate the iPhone and iPad charts. Gameloft has announced its own widespread price reductions with its Holiday Sale. In total,...

  • Angry Birds HD iPad update adds 15 more levels
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    Angry Birds HD iPad update adds 15 more levels

    By 20 December 2010

    Angry Birds fans are in for a Christmas treat, as Rovio has just released version 1.5 of the iPad Angry Birds HD version - bringing 15 new levels along for the ride. The new levels appear in a new adventur titled "Ham -Em High" that has a distinctively...

  • EA App Store sale means iOS domination
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    EA App Store sale means iOS domination

    By 20 December 2010

    You may have read on Pocket-lint last week about EA's super Christmas sale for its iPad and iPhone games - with over 60 games being reduced to just 59p. And it looks as if the move has paid dividends to the gaming giant as it is now dominating the iOS...

  • EA iPhone and iPad Christmas super sale goes live
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    EA iPhone and iPad Christmas super sale goes live

    By 17 December 2010

    EA is always good when it comes to reducing the prices for its App Store offerings, and now the gaming giant has launched its biggest ever iPad and iPhone games sale for the Holiday Season. "Giving an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch as a Christmas present?",...

  • Chillingo previews its forthcoming iOS games line-up
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    Chillingo previews its forthcoming iOS games line-up

    By 13 December 2010

    You may have read last week on Pocket-lint that we were treated to a sneak preview of the Christmas edition of Cut the Rope (which is now live in the App Store) by the chaps at Chillingo, but that wasn't the only new game that we were given a peek of....

  • App-vent Calendar - day 10: Cut The Rope: Holiday Gift (iPhone/iPod touch/iPad)
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    App-vent Calendar - day 10: Cut The Rope: Holiday Gift (iPhone/iPod touch/iPad)

    By 10 December 2010

    Look, we're well aware that trying to fill 25 days worth of App of The Day with Christmas themed apps was always going to result in a few, well, cr-apps possibly making it in. But there has been a few big titles along the way as well, and no more so than...

  • Cut the Rope free Christmas edition set to go live
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    Cut the Rope free Christmas edition set to go live

    By 10 December 2010

    Pocket-lint sat down with Chillingo’s co-general managers Joe Wee and Chris Byatte recently, and we were treated to a sneak peak of an exciting free Christmas present coming to iPhone and iPad gamers - Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift. The game is all set...

  • Angry Birds Christmas edition coming free of charge
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    Angry Birds Christmas edition coming free of charge

    By 29 November 2010

    Good news Angry Birds fans - if you've already forked out (well, parted with 59p at least) for the Angry Birds Halloween title, then you won't have to pay diddly-squat for the Christmas edition of the game, as it's coming as a free update. The news was...

  • APP OF THE DAY - Spider-Man: Total Mayhem HD (iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY - Spider-Man: Total Mayhem HD (iPad)

    By 16 November 2010

    If there's one thing that's universally disappointing about particular games on Apple's App Store, it's that they aren't, ironically, universal. Gameloft is one of the biggest perpetrators of this, making HD versions of most of its iPhone hits separate...

  • Back to The Future: The Game - Where we're going, we don't need control pads
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    Back to The Future: The Game - Where we're going, we don't need control pads

    By 26 October 2010

    Telltale Games has opened pre-orders for Back to The Future: The Game, and also announced what platforms it will be available on. You'll be able to play the game, which is set 6 months after the events in Part III, on your PC, Mac, PS3 and iPad. The game...

  • Apple iPad: Reviewed, the must-have apps and accessories, and more
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    Apple iPad: Reviewed, the must-have apps and accessories, and more

    By 28 May 2010

    The Apple iPad has officially gone on sale in the UK today, and with it making the internet tablet a genuine tour de force in the home. But don't panic, whether you've already bought one or not, we've got you covered with a round up of all the coverage...

  • Best iPad music apps
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    Best iPad music apps

    By 27 May 2010

    So you've got an iPad, and you're musically inclined, what now? How can you turn your new shiny Internet tablet into a device that lets you enjoy or make music? And can you really do something constructive on it? We've scoured the 3500 iPad apps available...