It's not too hard to find the bestselling titles on the App Store, but what about the highest-quality examples?
Qi then collates the critiques, applies a magic formula, and delivers a single definitive Qi score for each iPhone game and app.
Links to all the individual reviews are included, too, for those readers wanting more detail.
In order to provide a regular marker of the critical zeitgeist, Qi rounds up the Top 10 iPhone games and Top 10 iPhone apps released each month.
Here is August 2014's critically acclaimed selection...
Qi's Top 10 iPhone games of August 2014
|3||DRAGON QUEST IV Chapters of the Chosen||8.7||4|
|5||Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies||8.5||6|
|6||Appointment With F.E.A.R.||8.4||3|
|10|| THE KING OF FIGHTERS '98
Qi's Top 10 iPhone apps of August 2014
|2||PromptSmart - The Smartest Teleprompter for the Easiest Public Speaking Experience||9.3||2|
|3||Hyperlapse from Instagram||9.0||3|
|4||Star Walk 2 - Guide to the Sky Day and Night||9.0||2|
|6||Vinted - Sell & Swap Fashion & Style||9.0||2|
|7||Last Minute Travel Deals on booking hotels, vacation homes, car rental, activities and flights||9.0||2|
|8||Quest - Web Browser||8.6||2|
|9||Remotie: remote & keyboard for Samsung Smart TV||8.6||2|
(N.B. The games chart is based on titles released and reviewed in the last month. The apps charts is based on titles reviewed in the last three months.
We only display the average score to one decimal place; the list is generated to further significant figures. We just don't show them all.)