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iPhone game apps to pass the time

iPhones and iPads are a big part of many of our lives. Between the useful functions they serve and the entertainment they provide, some of us have our iPhone or iPad in our hot little hands regularly. You’ve heard the saying, “There’s an app for that” — and there is! We’re bringing you fun apps for your iPhone or iPad. Check out some of the great game apps you can use to pass the time.

Whether you’re stuck in your doctor’s office waiting room or you’re sitting in the parking lot for school pickup, sometimes you need a way to pass the time. You probably already have Angry Birds and Words with Friends, but we have more ideas. Check out these fun iPhone and iPad game apps to keep you entertained.

Fruit linkFruit link

Fruit Link HD for iPad and Fruit Link for iPhone is a traditional link up and elimination game. You are timed and the goal is to match two icons in less than three lines. You’re awarded extra points for leftover time at the end of each round. Sounds simple, but it’s a good way to keep your reaction time sharp!

Price: iPhone version: $1.99, iPad version: Free

Harry Potter: SpellsHarry Potter: Spells

Are you a Harry Potter fan? Don’t miss the Harry Potter: Spells app for your iPhone (or iPod Touch). Enroll in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, receive your magic wand and practice the 17 spells with hand gestures. When you’re ready, you’ll duel with real-time opponents. The movies may be over, but the fun isn’t.

Price: $2.99

Real Racing 2Real Racing 2

If you’re feeling the need for speed, check out Real Racing 2. Fast cars aren’t only for boys, after all. This app is for highly recommended for your iPad, but you can also download it on your iPhone. It offers over ten hours of races and you can compete with real time players.

Price: $6.99


Go old school with Pac-Man. Remember playing in the arcade or on your original Nintendo? (You don’t have to admit that!) Well, you can bring your favorite game back on your iPad or iPhone and you don’t even have to insert another quarter every time the ghost gobbles you up.

Price: $4.99

Tiny WingsTiny Wings

If you’ve always wanted to fly, Tiny Wings is the iPhone or iPad app for you. Your character is a bird with — you guessed it — tiny wings who must slide down hills and fly. Sounds simple, but it’s an addicting iPhone game app that offers changing graphics every day. Flap your (tiny) wings and give it a try.

Price: $.99

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