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Top 5 Indie Games on iPhone

Best of the iPhone games from indie dev studios

Every year, the great and the good of the indie world gather at GDC for the prestigious Independent Games Festival.

At the most recent staging of this awards show - held in San Francisco in late February - sandbox PC building game Minecraft wandered off with the top prize, but which are the best iPhone indie games?

So, without a major publisher or marketing firm anywhere in sight, Qi presents the Top 5 indie games for iPhone!

And remember, readers: the iPhone gaming scene wouldn't be half (or even quarter) as vibrant as it is today, were it not for the contribution of these talented individuals and small teams. Here endeth the lesson.

How do you follow up one of the simplest and most successful App Store launch titles? Easy...if you're Swedish publisher Illusion Labs. Introduce cannons, resizers, bumpers, merry-go-rounds, fans, and magnets into your mazes, and cater for 4-way multiplayer over wi-fi and Bluetooth.
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Having blasted its way onto Qi's Top 10 list of 2010, Venan's asteroid shattering story has repeated the trick here, blowing away all bar one of its indie rivals. Explore the vastness of space in your tinpot ship, uncovering the evil machinations of a mega corporation on your travels.
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9.0
In its official description for iBlast Moki, indie iPhone dev studio Godzilab inquires rather politely: "Do you love bombs, creating contraptions, and solving physics puzzles?" 'Yes' is the answer to all three posers, though the first fixation shouldn't be made too public.
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8.9
Another indie smash to break into the Quality Index's Top 10 games of 2010 chart, Sentinel 3: Homeworld flips the traditional tower defence concept on its head. In this critically acclaimed third instalment, YOU take the fight to the alien hordes across 14 challenging maps.
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8.8
Should you have a taste for death defying, adrenaline fuelled stunt car racing, True Axis's accelerometer based classic will fill your belly to the brim. Gorge yourself silly on 36 insanely designed tracks, replete with mid-air hoops and spiral roadways. Burrrrrrrrrrrrp.
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8.6
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