Top iPhone Game Apps: Firemint's Spy Mouse Makes Chart-Topping Debut

Gamasutra rounds up the week's most popular paid and free iPhone and iPod Touch games on the App Store, from Spy Mouse and Rail Maze to The Moron Test: Section 2 and more.
[In this weekly feature, Gamasutra rounds up the week's most popular paid and free iPhone and iPod Touch games, as current on the iTunes App Store.] This week's top paid iPhone and iPod Touch game titles on the App Store, as captured on August 29th 2011, are as follows: 1. Spy Mouse ($0.99) 2. Angry Birds ($0.99) 3. Fruit Ninja ($0.99) 4. Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus ($0.99) 5. Contre Jour ($0.99) 6. Angry Birds Rio ($0.99) 7. Tiny Wings ($0.99) 8. Cut the Rope ($0.99) 9. Angry Birds Seasons ($0.99) 10. The Sims 3 ($6.99) Firemint's newest title Spy Mouse takes first place in the paid app charts after being named as Apple's iPhone Game of the Week. Rovio's Angry Birds drops to second place, as Gameloft's price-dropped Modern Combat 2 trails Fruit Ninja at fourth. Chillingo's Contre Jour continues to report fast sales after an impressive debut in last week's iPad charts, as longtime favorites Cut the Rope, Tiny Wings, and The Sims 3 compete in the latter half of the top ten. Here are this week's top free iPhone and iPod Touch games: 1. Rail Maze 2. The Moron Test: Section 2 3. Six Towers 4. Doodle Jump Free 5. Hit the Apple! 6. Siege Hero 7. Extreme Road Trip 8. SimplePhysics 9. Bride and Groom Maker 10. Tap Fish 2 Spooky House's railway puzzler Rail Maze claims top honors in the iPhone's free game charts, beating out a recently released sequel to DistinctDev's The Moron Test. Lima Sky's Doodle Jump Free also emerges as a popular download, and finishes behind AlphaWeb's Six Towers at fourth place in today's results.

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