Developers have flocked to the iOS and Android apps market with some addictive
games that are raking in huge profits. Games like Angry Birds are massive hits on
both iOS and Android devices (the former is a paid game, while the latter is a
free, ad-driven game). The latest hit game application for the iPhone is from
Epic and is called Infinity
Infinity Blade has now become the fastest grossing app for the iOS platform. Gamasutra reports that the game generated
$1.6 million in the first four days it was available on the App Store.
The game sells for $5.99. As of right now, the game has 271,424 users.
Blade beat the record set by a cutesy game called Cut the Rope that sold over a
million in the first ten days it was available. Infinity Blade pushed
Angry Birds Seasons HD and Angry Birds HD into the second and third sports on
the top chart for paid apps on the iPad.
Infinity Blade is a 3rd person RPG game that has incredible
graphics that many didn’t believe was actually possible with iPhone hardware.
Critics have not only praised the graphics, but also the gameplay of the Infinity
You can catch reviews of the game here
quote: Graphics is not the be-all end-all of gaming. Gameplay is ultimately king
quote: this game is probably not the best in terms of gameplay
quote: it's a sign of things to come on mobile phones.
quote: Graphics is not the be-all end-all of gaming.
quote: To you maybe. But with RPG type games the best "game play" in the world won't make up for horrible imagery on the screen. Tetris and even Angry Birds is more gameplay.