January 11th, 2013 | By Charles Ferrendelli
With hundreds of new apps making their debut, being updated, or dropping in price on the App Store everyday, it can be hard to keep up with the latest mobile indie games. We’ve sorted through them so you don’t have to. Here’s the latest in mobile indie games on iOS!
The Blockheads - (Free)
Night is falling and your blockhead is freezing. You haven’t yet made shelter and your campfire has gone out. All you have is a spade, some wood and a few sticks. You have only minutes before exhaustion hits. Do you create a bed, dig a cave or refuel your fire? What will you do?
Dungelot – ($1.99)
Dungelot is a fun, addictive casual roguelike with easy controls. Flip over tiles to reveal amazing treasures or deadly monsters in your search for the key to exit the level. While your eventual demise is all but guaranteed, you can use your loot from previous runs to build up your characters and ensure each run can be at least a little deeper.
Joe Danger – ($2.99)
The multi-award winning smash hit comes to your iOS device in an entirely new game! Wear the cape of the World’s Most Determined Stuntman, and take your trusty motorbike on a wild ride from zero to hero! Race, ride and defy death as you jump buses, dodge giant mousetraps, leap tanks full of sharks and reclaim your title of Master of Disaster! Swipe Joe to pop a wheelie, flick obstacles out of the way, tap to jump, hold down to crouch and waggle to fight sharks!
Little Amazon – (Free)
Join Lily as she flees the cursed lair of the horrible demon Grûûl. Use the exceptional agility and extraordinary abilities of an amazon to run as far as possible! Jump from hill to hill, go around the creatures of the forest and destroy them using your destructive powers. After the King of the Fairies died, the infamous Grûûl took power and reigned in terror. See through the demon’s designs and discover the plot lurking in the depths of the magic forest!
Mixis - (Free)
Ever dreamed of making music but just don’t have the time to learn an instrument? Maybe you’ve already spent years perfecting the art of Flumpet playing but have grown tired of carrying it around and forever explaining to people what it is? Mixis is the app for you! Intuitively build, edit and fine-tune music simply by placing tiles. With literally billions of possibilities you will never get tired of making glorious creations. We can’t guarantee the people around you won’t tire of it but you’re a virtuoso so what do you care?
Moon Race – ($0.99)
The race to the moon on your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Episode 1: “The Eagle has landed!” (Episode 2 already in the making). Safely land the module on the moon. Feel the atmosphere of the Space Race from late 1960s. Avoid obstacles on the ground an try to beat the highscore.
O’zapft is! - ($0.99)
- improved graphical performance
- enhanced audio effects
- new Countdown for the Oktoberfest 2013
- removed annoying Facebook and Twitter buttons
- added GameCenter Achievement for 2013
- bugfix Level 11
Oppo-Citrus - ($0.99)
Oppo-Citrus is a puzzle game with a catchy name! Drag the row of fruit from the bottom into the middle of the gameboard, and try to make shapes of 4 or more of the same fruit. It’s that easy!
Take My Machete - (Free)
Take My Machete is an arcade beat’em’up action game. Slice and dice your way through hordes of Aliens, as you search for the missing pieces of the puzzle!
Time Surfer – ($0.99)
Surf for your life across the galaxy! An inevitable destructive force is after you… The end of the universe! Your only hope? You can cheat death by rewinding time! Get ready for the most psychedelic adrenaline-pumping surf of the year!
Bean’s Quest – (Free)
Emilio has been cursed and his girlfriend kidnapped! Transformed by dark magic into a jumping bean, you must bounce your way to victory through 50 levels spread over 5 worlds. Can you rescue your one true love and find your missing pet axolotls? Bean’s Quest brings back retro platforming to your iPhone or iPad with super intuitive controls; touch left or touch right – it’s so simple!