Top iPhone Game Apps: Cut the Rope Sequel Heads Paid Charts

Gamasutra rounds up the week's most popular paid and free iPhone and iPod Touch games on the App Store, from Cut the Rope: Experiments and Tap Tap Glee to iSlash 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 game titles on the App Store, as captured on August 8th 2011, are as follows: 1. Cut the Rope: Experiments ($0.99) 2. Angry Birds ($0.99) 3. Fruit Ninja ($0.99) 4. Angry Birds Rio ($0.99) 5. Angry Birds Seasons ($0.99) 6. Tetris ($0.99) 7. Zombie Gunship ($0.99) 8. Cut the Rope ($0.99) 9. Tiny Wings ($0.99) 10. Stickman BMX ($0.99) ZeptoLab's Cut the Rope: Experiments tops the iPhone's paid charts in its premiere week, outselling App Store favorites Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja. Limbic Software's Zombie Gunship drops to seventh place after taking second last week, meanwhile, as Traction Games' Stickman BMX falls to tenth place after previously placing fourth. Here are this week's top free iPhone games: 1. Tap Tap Glee 2. iSlash 3. Epical Gladiators 4. Minesweeper Q 5. Escape: Lost My Home 6. Crasher 7. Guns on Wheels 8. Escape 3D: The Bathroom 1 9. Cover Orange 10. Texas Hold'em Poker A new Tap Tap Revenge spinoff based on the television show Glee ranks as today's most popular free iPhone game, as Duello Games' iSlash takes second place during a limited-time free download promotion. Funverse's multiplayer combat title Epical Gladiators ranks in at third place in today's charts, while Spica's Minesweeper clone Minesweeper Q follows at fourth.

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