Retro Arcade Game Apps for Moms
You don't have to go to the arcade with a bag full of quarters to play this classic, crazy-addictive game anymore. Now you can chomp up dots, munch some high-scoring fruit and avoid those pesky little ghosts from your phone!
Centipede Ultra (99 cents/iPhone, iPod touch, iPad)
This game app has a rockin' user interface and a cool retro design that'll bring you right back to 1980. You can dodge evil fleas, bees and spiders just like you did when you were a legwarmer-wearing kid!
Space Invaders ($4.99/iPhone, iPod touch)
When it came out in 1978, this shooting game was all the rage! To this day it's ranked by the Guinness Book of World Records as the top arcade game of all time. And the app won't disappoint. It's got all the original features, from the aliens to the UFOs to the killer "Nagoya Attack" technique.
Super Breakout Ultra (99 cents/iPhone, iPod touch, iPad)
This app for moms is a new, improved 2.0 version of the classic Atari game (as if it could have been any better!). You can choose between a classic version, circa 1978, or opt for the Super version with updated graphics and features like the ability to use the iPhone's tilt feature for a super power-up.
Frogger ($4.99 for (99 cents for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad; free for Android)
This awesome game app is available in both an old-school version and a version with updated graphics. Either way, it's the same old hopping fun! Plus it's got Facebook connectivity, so you can compare scores and compete with your BFFs.