Best iPhone Games for Guys
You'll be surprised what great games can come from a small little thing that is the iPhone. We bring you the best games that strike a chord for great graphics and excellent gameplay.
When it comes to gaming, guys usually for good graphics and acceptable game play. Although at first the iPhone doesn’t seem capable of handling those criteria, developers have overcome the odds to give us great titles that can rival the best handheld portable games out there.
Celebrate the holiday season with these iPhone games in a list that balances good gameplay, good graphics, and simple yet engaging fun. These can certainly entertain us whenever our wives scold us for being late from a night out with the bros.
Infinity Blade – One of the best, if not the best, action games for iPhone. Equipped with the awesome Unreal Engine 3, Infinity Blade’s 3D characters and environment spell l33t all over. The game as easy-to-use, intuitive controls that allow us guys to go crazy in destroying the titans. Infinity Blade is detailed up to the bone with players capable of customizing their gears.
N.O.V.A. 2 - N.O.V.A. 2 (or even the first one) delivers great HD look that can excite your hormones to the core. This ultimate science-fiction FPS will definitely put you on the edge as it delivers great content ranging from a variety of weapons and artillery up to challenging, fearsome bosses. It’s multiplayer mode allows you to either work with or pwn your friends.
Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus – Another great FPS game with amazing gameplay and fluid game controls. Throw yourself into 12 battlefields set in Eastern Europe, South America, and the Middle East with 15 types of artillery which you can pick up from your home base or from your enemies. Make your kills cinematic with realistic facial expressions and the slow-motion option.
Mirror’s Edge – What do you get when you maximize the visual intensity of the iPhone 4 Retina Display? A stunning HD quality game that you’ll just die to have. Experience an adrenaline-driven gameplay where you can run up walls, slide down ramps, jump around rooftops while you engage in some gruesome hand-to-hand combat. See what happens when the iPhone is pushed to its limit with a game that will take you to the edge of your seats.
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown War – Who says an iPhone game version of a franchise is inferior to games in other consoles? Well Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown War stays true to the principle of the GTA series as it continues to serve its gamers with drug deals, shootouts, and high speed chases, just the way we like it. Even though the graphics need work (it’s an iPhone, live with it) This game is still nice to have around. It’s high time for crime.
Gun Bros – Fighting under the name F.R.A.G.G.E.D.? Cool. Fighting against an evil intergalatic enemy named T.O.O.L.? Where can I sign up?! Gun Bros provide an action packed, intergalactic, 3D shooting experience. It’s graphics are different from the above-mentioned games, but it’s great in its own rights. The gameplay is crazy as you encounter wave after wave after wave of T.O.O.L. enemies, but don’t worry as the F.R.A.G.G.E.D. armory is there to help. Let’s do this, bro!
Real Racing - This isn’t your ordinary iPhone racing game. Real Racing gives you five game modes, 76 events, 12 tracks, 48 cars, 12, a multiplayer mode and a dynamic control system. It’s the real deal as Real Racing gives you a sweet iPhone experience. It’s no Gran Turismo but they’re getting there.
Doodle Jump – For those who are tired with too much gun fire and blood, then here’s a nice alternative for you. Doodle Jump is an amazing game that allows you to control your character in fun ways like jumping over enemies similar to Mario, using jetpacks, avoiding exploding platforms and much more! You’ll find this game addicting not only because of the gameplay, but also thanks to the worldwide scoreboard which allows you to compare scores with friends or random people from the other side of the world.
Rolando – Another alternative if you’re tired with all the shooting. Rolando is an epic platform game that gives you 36 levels in 4 unique worlds. Use and abuse the tilt and touch capabilities of the iPhone as you control a large variety of equipment like catapults and bombs. Find yourself immersed with the great music by Mr. Scruff and a fun art-style by Mikko Walamies.
Zen Bound – If you want to relax and smell the fresh air, then Zen Bound is for you. Pretty much like a yoga session, you calmly try to tie a rope around different wooden objects. Sound easy? You’ll later found out that the concept is easier said then done. Yet Zen Bound is a one-of-a-kind meditative experience that allows its players to be creative and cool. It’s a game for guys who want to escape the rush.
Guys will find out that the iPhone games are nice alternatives when they’re away from their Xbox360s or PS3s. The iPhone has been on the rise as it continues to push its graphic capabilities to the limit. What games do you think should be on the list?