If you spend August in the desert town that is Las Vegas, the only place to be is in an air-conditioned casino. If it’s hot where you are, why not hide inside and play a casino game?Apple apps Big Fish Casino (Free)* Big Fish is a casino game featuring a variety of games, including: blackjack, Texas Hold ’Em, roulette, craps and a variety of slots. (Mobilewalla score: 99/100) Zynga Poker — Texas Holdem (Free)* The game may be Texas Hold ’Em, but the whole world is playing Zynga’s version. It’s consistently rated five stars. (Score: 99/100) Blackbird! ($1.99)* This is a trick-collecting game, like bridge or rook. You can play Blackbird! with online friends or with players found through Game Center. (Score: 98/100) Slingo Supreme (99 cents) Slingo is a combination of slots and bingo, and is enhanced with “Supreme Mode.” Supreme Mode gives bonuses and power-ups. (Score: 98/100) Card Shark Collection (Deluxe) ($2.99) Card Shark Collection contains a diverse selection of card games, including everything from solitaire to Egyptian ratscrew. (Score: 96/100)Android apps Coin Dozer (Free)* Coin Dozer is like the arcade games where you try to push coins into a slot to win them. The mobile version includes special levels and bonuses. (Mobilewalla score: 98/100) Slots Vacation (Free)* This high-quality slot-simulation game has screens with up to 30 pay-lines in specially themed slot settings. The app features frequent play tournaments. (Score: 96/100) GSN Casino Free Slots & Bingo (Free)* This popular slots collection features fan favorites Wheel of Fortune, Deuces Wild and Ghostbusters. (Score: 94/100) Fresh Deck Poker (Free)* This mobile poker game is serious about being fair; the dealing is certified by the same organization that is a watchdog for casinos. (Score: 94/100) Bingo Fever - Free Bingo Game (Free) Bingo Fever is a traditional bingo game that you can play with players worldwide in a variety of exotic virtual settings. (Score: 91/100) *Available on Apple and Android.
Mobilewalla is a search and discovery engine using breakthrough technology to score every app to help consumers navigate the mobile application marketplace. Apps are scored using an algorithm that weighs several characteristics, including user ratings, position within category and staff recommendations. For more app intel, go to www.mobilewalla.com. Anindya Datta is a technologist and founder of Mobilewalla.