[In this weekly column, Gamasutra rounds up the most popular paid and free iPad gaming applications on the App Store as of today, with
Max Payne Mobile, Draw Something and
Blokus HD currently ranking among the platform's top downloads.]
This week's top paid titles are:
1. Angry Birds Space HD
2. Draw Something
3. Max Payne Mobile
4. Skylanders Cloud Patrol
5. Infinity Blade II
6. Where's My Water?
7. Clear Vision (17+)
8. Angry Birds HD
10. Fruit Ninja HD
Rovio's Angry Birds Space HD
and OMGPOP's Draw Something
spend their fourth week atop the iPad's sales charts, though both titles face new competition from Rockstar's PC-ported third-person shooter Max Payne Mobile
, which claims third place in its debut week.
Chair's Infinity Blade II
earns fifth place following the recent release of a content-expanding update, while Sunside's story-driven action-adventure title Crow
finishes ahead of Fruit Ninja HD
in its premiere week.
Here are this week's top free iPad applications:
1. Blokus HD
2. Draw Something Free
3. Ice Age Village
4. The Lorax HD
5. Bike Race Free
6. Words With Friends HD Free
7. Design This Home
8. Temple Run
9. Red Bull Kart Fighter World Tour
10. Bejeweled Blitz
Gameloft's Blokus HD
earns top honors during a limited-time free download promotion, ending Draw Something Free
's multi-week reign atop the iPad's free app charts.
Miniclip's animated film-based The Lorax HD
enters the top ten at fourth place this week, meanwhile, as App Minis' free-to-play sim title Design This Home
overtakes Imangi's Temple Run
at seventh place.