Flight Control on the iPhone spread like a plague: a whirlwind of simple, addictive gameplay seamlessly mashed together with top notch production values.
Coming from the previously unknown developer Firemint, it had a very impressive reign at the top of the iPhone apps chart. And the new iPad incarnation is no slouch, continuing Firemint’s tradition of quality.
An unlikely concept for a AAA game, you take on the role of an air traffic controller. A god figure, sitting in the sky directing planes and helicopters from flying catastrophically into one another.
UPDATE: A commenter below has revealed that this is in fact a shameless ripoff of Dice Wars from the Flash games site http://www.gamedesign.jp/. Seriously, even the board layout is identical. I guess this is a lesson in whatever you can get away with. For shame Affogato LLC!
Strategery is a Risk-like strategy game that offers you the chance to partake in some (not so) friendly world-domination and send tiny dot men to their deaths, all from the comfort of your iPad.
The name is derived from one of the 3 funny sketches from Saturday Night Live and the game has virtually nothing to do with it, other than it’s a strategy game.