Monster Hunter Stories

Not the typical Monster Hunter you know. This RPG spin-off of the hit CAPCOM franchise lets you breed your own monsters instead of destroying them. Engage in fun turn-based battles to protect your adorable little monsters. It has a PlayScore of 8.27

Chaos Reborn: Adventures

From the creators of XCOM comes a highly tactical turn-based combat with spellbinding visuals and poker-style mechanics. Customize your wizard with over a hundred gears, spells, items and more. It has a PlayScore of 8.35

Valleys Between

A nurturing gameplay experience where you build magnificent worlds, and watch them thrive. Little Lost Fox’s puzzler lets you design a perfect paradise at your own choosing. Simply relax, and use your fingertips to transform the world. It has a PlayScore of 8.37

Wall Kickers

An adorable indie platformer where you control backflipping animals to reach the highest point. It’s simple, addictive and contains no drama. Start from the bottom and jump your way to the top. Just don’t fall down. It has a PlayScore of 8.40

Layton: Curious Village In HD

LEVEL 5’s puzzle-adventure Layton game 1 is remastered for the iOS. Take control of Professor Layton as he embarks on a quest to solve a mystery inside the curious village. Solve over 100 puzzles, play mini-games and so much more. This game has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.63

SHI•RO

Solve challenging puzzles as your phone gets transformed into a magical lacquer box. Weave through complex Japanese designs and learn about the sea and the skies. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.71

Hooky Crook

Become a master cat burglar in this one-touch action game from Rogue Co. Sneak, swing, dodge, bounce and soar your way through mesmerizing levels. Use your natural feline abilities to make it out traps and defy physics. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.71

All-Star Troopers

An action-packed strategy builder where you lead the ultimate battle through space. Fight across the evil Wolf Empire and challenge other players in online battles as well. Enjoy 100 story missions packed with so much good stuff. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.72

Dragalia Lost

An action RPG where humans and dragons roam the land. Conquer enemies using an array of powerful attacks and special abilities. You can even turn into a dragon! Use your fingers to swipe damage towards your enemies. It has a PlayScore of 8.72

BestLuck

A gorgeous and stunning interactive story-driven adventure. Discover each scenario and unlock the game’s multiple endings. All you have to do is sit back and relax, and watch the story move its own way. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.72

Decipher: The Brain Game

This minimalist brain teasing puzzle game lets you align space rings to solve a multitude of riddles. Its physics based gameplay lets you feel like you’re a scientist slowly discovering the beauty of gravity. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.76

My City: Home

A fun game where you explore a neighborhood filled with happy people. Drop by and visit friendly neighbors, find hidden treasure, check out the latest fashion and so much more. It’s a game designed to make players relax, and it has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.78

Onitama: The Board Game

Channel your inner zen as you dive into the world of ancient Japanese in this fast-paced strategy boardgame. A bit like chess, two warriors face off in the battlefield and use concentration and luck to win the war. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.78

Warhammer AoS: Realm War

A Warhammer game for the mobile. Take the tactical battles wherever you in this fantasy-based 3D strategy. Create a deck of cards filled with powerful heroes and units, use your cards well and rise to the level of legends. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.79

Hovercraft: Battle Arena

If you fancy a bit of pixel multiplayer action, then this just might be for you. Build your dream hovercraft down to each brick and set out to their futuristic locales for some intense 3v3 battles. An easy to pick out multiplayer, it has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.79

AR Robot

Augmented Reality is making all things possible on the mobile. For PlaySide, it opens us up to our very own friendly robot. Build your dreambot and pit them against the mighty robots of their online battlefield. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.79

Bouncemasters!

Playing along with two polar pals, head for the arctic region and aim for the equator as you launch a penguin through the skies using your handy bat. Showing you an everchanging landscape of deserts and mythical mushroom kingdoms, it's an arcade joyride with a Provisional PlayScore of 8.8

Snake VS. Colors

Play a slithering snake in a realm of hues and tints in crazy lab's addicting arcade game. Perfectly content in its flat, minimalist presentations, Snake vs Colors' got plenty of game. A colorcoded gauntlet of obstacles, it has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.8

Hooked Inc: Fisher Tycoon

A clicker about the joys of fishing, head out for the waters and build your way to a certified fishing empire. Upgrade and recruit your way to legendary fishing status as you search high and low for the world's rarest fish. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.8

Big Big Baller™

Gather momentum as you crash into the cars, people, and buildings of the delightfully destructive downtown area. Get as big as you can to destroy other players or get devoured yourself. A fun casual title, it has a Provisional PlayScore of 8.8

Alphabear 2

Spryfox's vocabulary endowed bear strikes a second time around in this energized sequel. Back with more word puzzles to busy your minds and fingers, it receives a PlayScore of 8.89

Loud House: Ultimate Treehouse

One for the fans of fallout shelter. From the popular Nickelodeon cartoon, the Loud residence's only boy goes on a noble mission to create the tallest treehouse in the land. Craft the perfect treehouse dominion for each of his sisters, with a Provisional PlayScore of 9.31

Cube Escape: Paradox

Play a man torn between two dimensions in this latest outing of the iconic Cube Escape series. Try your hardest to keep in touch reality with amid your transdimensional travels and uncover another thrilling mystery. It has a Provisional PlayScore of 9.77

Sailor Cats

Like a bundle of all things cute, Platonic Games is taking us for the ride in this super fun adventure filled with cartoon cats and everything nice. Become the cutest pirate in the seven seas with a Provisional PlayScore of 9.79

And the best iOS game of September 2018 is Bacon – The Game

Can't fault anybody for liking bacon. Our highest scorer this month is this simple game from Philip Stollenmeyer. A free to play romp for bacon and the baconlovers of the world, it has a Provisional PlayScore of 9.79