Let’s just spare the angry birds and their targeted innocent pigs. Try this game which uses flaming barrels and livestock to attack samurai and zombie Vikings. Like the conventional siegecraft mission of birds, it offers catapult action but much more along with that. Players have to create a defense against the invading zombies by destroying bridges ahead of the enemy troops who are trying their luck on the crown.
This game has a features two player and turn wise multiplayer options on iPad and game Centre matchmaking respectively. iOS users can share their progress by suing iCloud. (Download Link)
9. Tiny Heroes
Here, you have safeguard your treasures in the dungeons from the googly eyed, tiny heroes trying to get their hands on it. To assist you in your mission there are a number of traps to keep dodge them, from ballista’s, to spring boards, to ogres ready to club anyone who dare pass. As the mission continues, the player has to build effective strategies as the enemy becomes stronger and enormous eventually.
Some levels need some specials tactics to use suitable defenses to beat a level. This gives the player a feeling of solving a puzzle. Games structure and demand mastery changes with the proceeding levels. (Download Link)
8. Steambirds: Survival
This can be termed as the most thrilling turn based strategic games where players have to fight the enemies’ planes by controlling airborne ships turn after turn. More resources include bombs, speed-ups and shields assisting in attack and defense. Completing missions earn coins for the players whereas the levels are endless.
Only a single turn taken wrong and the game are in jeopardy. It provides a thrill which other turn based games are devoid of. (Download Link)
7. Tower Defense: Lost earth
Owned by Com2Us, a Korean iOS developer, “tower defense” defines the original genus of the game quite precisely. The same strategy: players built towers to keep the enemies out and have the assistance of nuclear bombs to use against nasty waves.
Though familiar and keeping the original trend alive, Lost Earth offers much more than a typical tower game. (Download Link)
6. Allied Star Police
This game is the brain child of a next door kid named Owain, who designed it from the scratch. His vision was brought to reality by the PoPCap games.
It is quite faster than the usual strategic games, players while facing a lot of enemies on their way constructs units for defense against them. By taking those enemies out, players earn money in the course of the game. (Download Link)
5. Anomaly: Warzone Earth
Outlook is same as that of any other tower defense play, the troops advancing vigilantly, and avoiding dangerous paths to protect already erected defenses. But but but, the twist is in this one is that one has to be in the boots of the wrong guy. It is to be played not for the defense but to attack; it’s a tower ‘offence’ game. The amount of resources is limited and gamer has to play them smart. (Download Link)
4. Swords and soldiers
This game addresses the problem of complexity in ordinary strategic game with keeping the challenge on a horizontal path. In addition to that, creating units and managing resources has also been kept simpler. For creating a unit all you have to do is tap the icon and there goes your unit, doing its job on its own. Thus, the strategy here is simple; taking care of units, casting spells to gain advantage and using the resources smartly. (Download Link)
3. geoDefense Swarm
This one is an innovated version of tower games. The novel feature of the game is that the gamer’s defense depends upon how he dodges the enemy into treading longer paths rather than placing hurdles and barriers to keep them away. The longer the path, the safer you are. But beware; this game is going to give you a really hard time. *wink*. (Download Link)
2. Legendary wars
This one is a strategy game where a different challenge awaits the gamer on every new level. If for one level you need to protect your castle, the next will be about invading the one of enemies.
It provides an opportunity to build different strategies by searching for the resources and participating in the deployment of special abilities of individual units tracked down already. Ultimate feast for strategic and defense games lovers. (Download Link)
1. Plants v/s Zombies
This games which is a brain child of PopCap is keeping their tradition of easier accessibility alive. The game advances towards the higher challenges with a gradual addition of foes and an equal induction of friends. Not only regular but even the casual and newer ones will find it interesting and absorbing the eventual progression of levels. (Download Link)