We asked you to give us your personal votes for August’s best game, and the cascade of responses demonstrates that nobody was hurting for good games during the dog days. Summer has truly gone out with a bang.
The following Tweets won codes:
“@NiclasJ: The best iOS game in August? For me, Final Fantasy Dimensions. Loving the “back to the roots” retro!
@vrioniavas: Splice is my best of Aug ’12; beautiful, enthralling & captures the thrill researching the unknown
“@strivemind: August’s best iOS game is Bastion. Stunning artwork, and I loved it on PC. TWEWY was a close second though
“@pecet: My pick for the best iOS game in August is McPixel. I just love these humorous little mini games.
@technicat902: My pick for the best iOS game in August is Nihilumbra! It’s beautiful and fantastic.
“@soccastar001: The World Ends With You is the best game of Aug. Pricey, but amazing and optimized for handheld platforms.
“@steo85: The best iOS game in August is The World Ends With You. Great DS game for a half price of the original one
@pdclose: Loved playing Across Age HD in August — not new, but tons of fun
“@OdellHarriett: @SlideToPlay @ g5games My pick for the best iOS game in August is Blast-A-Way! Great logic game
“@the_tatiana: @SlideToPlay My pick would be Puzzle Craft! A blend of two of my favorite genres – puzzle and town building.
“@IvaAngry: My pick for the best iOS game in August is Blast-A-Way! I love puzzles!
“@sarivcbe: August had loads of good new apps-my fav Blast-A-Way Cute & colourful 3D graphics & challenging gameplay
“@balansse: My pick for the best iOS game in August is The World Ends With You. Great port of a great DS game!
@test4rt: My pick for the best iOS game in Aug is the world ends with you.I’ve been a fan since the DS version.
@gycheng: My pick for the best iOS game in Aug. is Blast-A-Way. Fun and stylish with great puzzles and the clean UI.
@PiterGillan: My pick for the best iOS game in August is Hornâ„¢!
“@JamesZzzzzzz: My pick for the best iOS game in August is Puerto Rico HD. It’s the king of board-game!
“@DCloseTweets: My pick for best game for August is @MojoBonesLTD The Curse. Deep, varied & pure awesome puzzly-good!
“@ScarySpiderY: My pick for the best iOS game in August is Hornâ„¢
“@alee67: My pick for the best iOS game in August is Alien Breed. Good iOS implementation of a classic game.
“@Tuism: My best iOS game in Aug *IS ACTUALLY* Bastion. Great story, music, innovative, a STEAL at $5!
We’ll see you next Tuesday with another giveaway.
We took last Tuesday off, but we’re back with another chance for you to win some brand new iOS game codes. All you have to do is tweet us an original response to this week’s question, and give us a follow. Read on for the full rules!
Win Brainsss, and you’ll be king of the zombies.
This week, you can win a code for Brainsss, Letters from Nowhere, Royal Trouble, Mahjongg Artifacts: Chapter 2, Aliens Abducted, Tread of the Dead, Wannabat Plus, Diskobolos, Wacky Pigs, Ballerburg, and Super Zombie Tennis.
To win, first follow us on Twitter. Then, tweet a response to this question:
We had a huge month for new releases. What’s your pick for the best iOS game of August 2012, and why?
Make sure you include @slidetoplay and the URL http://bit.ly/TTG904 in your response. Limit your responses to one per person. You must be following us on Twitter to win.
We’ll pick 21 winners at random this week. A sample tweet looks like this:
My pick for the best iOS game in August is Bastion. Full XBLA game w/great graphics, $5, can’t go wrong! @slidetoplay http://bit.ly/TTG904
Remember, you have to provide your own response– don’t just copy the sample. Good luck!