Top iPhone Game Apps: EA's The Game of Life Returns to Charts

Sister site FingerGaming rounds up the week's most popular paid and free iPhone and iPod Touch games on the App Store, from The Game of Life and Burn the Rope to Bubble Ball and more.
[Sister site FingerGaming 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 January 17th 2011, are as follows: 1. Angry Birds ($0.99) 2. Fruit Ninja ($0.99) 3. Burn the Rope ($0.99) 4. Cut the Rope ($0.99) 5. The Game of Life: Classic Edition ($0.99) 6. Doodle Jump ($0.99) 7. Angry Birds Seasons ($0.99) 8. UNO ($0.99) 9. Family Feud ($0.99) 10. Bejeweled 2 + Blitz ($0.99) Rovio's Angry Birds, Halfbrick's Fruit Ninja, and Big Blue Bubble's Burn the Rope remain the iPhone's biggest-selling games for the second week in a row. Cut the Rope drops to fourth place, as EA's The Game of Life: Classic Edition claims fifth after a recent price drop. Gameloft's UNO and Ludia's Family Feud stay in the top ten after returning to the charts last week, while PopCap edges into chart range after discounting Bejeweled 2 + Blitz to 99 cents. Here are this week's top free iPhone games: 1. Bubble Ball 2. Geared 2 3. Cookie Maker 4. Angry Birds Seasons Free 5. Tap Town 6. Cover Orange 7. Fruit Ninja Lite 8. Tap Zoo 9. Pimple Popper Lite 10. Tap Tap Revenge 4 App Store newcomer Nay Games captures the top spot in today's free games chart with its hit physics puzzler Bubble Ball. Bryan Mitchell's Geared 2 returns at second place, while Cookie Maker overtakes Angry Birds Seasons Free for third. BayView's Tap Town and Pocket Gems' Tap Zoo emerge as the most popular free-to-play simulation games in this week's rankings, as former chart leaders Pimple Popper Lite and Tap Tap Revenge 4 fall to ninth and tenth place in today's results.

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