I have $20 to spend on iPod touch games, what should I buy?

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by moobles, Sep 15, 2008.

  1. moobles macrumors newbie

    Sep 2, 2008
    I'm a big fan of super monkey Ball, and I'm really interested in spore. But I hear mixed things about monkey Ball (know that I like really hard games).

    I already have Toy Bot Diaries.

    I'm also interested in De Blob. What should I buy? Any combination of things that add up to $20.

    Also, are there any good free games out there?
  2. wildcardd macrumors 6502a

    Mar 26, 2007
    Denver, CO
    If you like strategy...Galcon. Now 4.99. It is my favorite iPhone game right now.

    It has multiplayer as well so when you get tired of beating up on the computer..you can come beat up on us ;)
  3. NT1440 macrumors G4


    May 18, 2008
    spore seems like one of those really good, can pick up and play anytime your bored games.
  4. Strategy macrumors member

    Jul 13, 2008

    Aurora Feint
    Fuzzle (Havnt played this yet, looks good)

    Games to buy:
    Dizzy Bee
    Critter Crunch
    Diner Dash
    If you like poker, get hold em for sure and Motion X Poker is really good

    Not sure what the total is of all those, I just opened up my app catalog and picked the good games.
  5. Amt macrumors regular

    Aug 19, 2008
    De Blob and Super Monkey Ball are both great choices. So are Galcon and Star Wars The Force Unleashed, though. I've got a review on Super Monkey Ball and Star Wars The Force Unleashed on the link in my sig, if you want to read a review before buying them.
  6. TheZimm macrumors 6502a


    Jul 12, 2008
    X-Plane, theres gunna be many updates to make it better. its 9.99
  7. spyker3292 macrumors 65816

    Jul 7, 2005
    My favorites:
    -Asphalt 4 (But who knows, Need For Speed could be cooler)
    -Line Rider

    -Fuzzle (for a limited time)
    -Aurora Feint
    -Cube Runner
    -Tap Tap Revenge
  8. musicpenguy macrumors 65816

    Oct 29, 2006
    If you buy just one game - make it Trism - this game is SO ADDICTIVE - this is simply the greatest game to hit the iPhone - Spore is also really good - so is the Apple Poker Game - but Trism is where it is at!

    SMB is also great but yes pick up Trism - simply great!
  9. slidetounlock macrumors regular

    Aug 12, 2008
    I just had $20 I got Real Soccer (just awesome) and I got Spore. I have Crash, Cro Mag, Trsim, Chopper, Labrynth, de Blob(very fun). Anyone of those I recommend! I am waiting for Need For Speed and Tiger Woods from EA.
  10. mcdj macrumors G3


    Jul 10, 2007
    When I think of a great game for the phone, I think of something that will never leave my side. Many of the above mentioned games have finite gameplay. Once you get through all the levels of Super Monkey Blob, how many more times are you gonna play it?

    I do have Super Money Pouch, but I rarely play it. I need something I can pick up and put down on a whim.

    For my money, 2 Across crosswords is a game for life.

    Maybe I'm just old.
  11. cjoshuav macrumors member

    Aug 12, 2008
    Couldn't agree more, but I'm old too :)
  12. rKunda macrumors 65816


    Jul 14, 2008
    Bump for Galcon.

    I've spent way too much on games that are... neat, but aren't really fun. Galcon is fantastic.
  13. thesky13 macrumors newbie

    Sep 16, 2008
  14. aluren macrumors 65816

    Sep 9, 2008
  15. majordude macrumors 68020


    Apr 28, 2007
    Couple of questions...

    1. If there ever is an update, how do you know? Does iTunes somehow check versions for you?

    2. Is there a cost for upgrades?
  16. Macgic macrumors 6502

    Oct 23, 2007
    Itunes>applications>check for updates (bottom right of screen)>download>enjoy.

    I haven't seen any usually they are free.

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