What are the best noir games for iPhone or iPad?

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  1. 14

    #1The Wolf Among Us

    The Wolf Among Us

    The Wolf Among Us is a gritty, violent and mature thriller game based on the Fables comic books. The game players will discover that every decision can have enormous consequences. 

    Games

    Windows, Android, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac

    Free

    Laura Edwards
    Written on December 8, 2017
    "The Wolf Among Us is an awesome noir game. I love that I can play it on iOS as well as my favorite consoles. It's a super unique game and I've certainly never played anything like it before. It's a challenging game, but it makes you think and leaves you wanting more."
  2. 12

    #2Contradiction

    Contradiction

    Contradiction is a video-based interactive mystery adventure in which you have to solve a murder. Decide where to investigate, who to speak and what to ask. Find contradictions in what the witnesses say and complete the game

    Games

    iOS, Mac, Windows

    $4.99

    Marilyn Schultz
    Written on December 19, 2017
    "Contradiction is a video based interactive game where you solve a murder mystery. You will decide who to investigate and who to speak with and ask questions. You will look for contradictions in what te witnesses have to say. this is a fun game and very enjoyable."
  3. 10

    #3FRAMED

    FRAMED
    FRAMED is an entertaining game of puzzle developed by Noodlecake Studios Inc. With a jazz music soundtrack, this game requires you to organize panels of a comic book to turn the consequence of the story.


     

    Games

    iOS, Android

    $3.99

    Petra Barrios
    Written on December 9, 2017
    "FRAMED is a nice alternative to the bright, cartoony puzzle games that fill the app store. Instead, FRAMED is a noir-styled puzzler that lets you rearrange the pages of a comic book. The story is immersive and interesting, and the style for the artwork is an absolute delight. Very satisfying gameplay. "
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    #4Cognition Episode 1

    Cognition Episode 1

    In Cognition Episode 1 you have to investigate a series of crimes with Erica Reed, an FBI agent that can see the past. Someone is leaving clues that only a person with her ability can interpret. Who is doing this? What do they want from her?

    Games

    iOS

    $2.99

    Adam Andrews
    Written on December 16, 2017
    "Cognition Episode 1 is a good noir game and is actually really fun to play on an iPad. Great crime noir game that while short is still good for the genre."
  2. 8

    #5Third Eye Crime

    Third Eye Crime

    Third Eye Crime is a stealth puzzle game with more than 120 levels in which you have to avoid being caught by the enemies, misdirect them and make a clean escape. The game has beautiful graphics and a noir-inspired storytelling.

    Games

    iOS

    $1.99- with in-app purchases

    Bruce Turner
    Written on December 6, 2017
    "Can't connect to itunes store. no way to review this item."
  3. 7

    #6The Detail

    The Detail

    The Detail is a detective game with a noir atmosphere in which you have to investigate a gangland murder. The gameplay has an immersive storytelling that mixes branching narrative with interactive comics.

    Games

    iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Roy Day
    Written on December 6, 2017
    "I bought this and waited eagerly for the next installment. Unfortunately, they went to a "free" model with ads, which really sucks for immersion. Still, it's a nice, dark game; you can almost smell the cigar stench."
  4. 5

    #7Yesterday

    Yesterday

    Yesterday is a noir point-and-click adventure game with a visual style that mixes videogames, movies and comics. Join Henry White and Cooper in this thriller, in which you have to investigate the murders of beggars in New York.


    Games

    iOS, Windows

    $6.99

    Rose Campbell
    Written on December 7, 2017
    "Really creative, interesting to look at iOS game. Interface good be better but it is fun."
  5. 4

    #8VR Noir

    VR Noir
    VR Noir is an innovative game that uses virtual reality and mixes an immersive gameplay with a cinematic storytelling. You play Veronica Coltrane, a private detective forced to take a job for money.
    Games

    iOS, Android

    Free

    Gary Guerrero
    Written on December 6, 2017
    "VR noir is a great noir game that uses 3D environments where you play the detective in. It's pretty interesting to see the world since you feel like you are in it. The puzzles are good and not too complicated, making the game not frustrating at all."
  6. 3

    #9Gemini Rue

    Gemini Rue
    Gemini Rue is a sci-fi noir point and click adventure set in a world where life is cheap, identities are bought and sold, and a quest for redemption can have the power to change the fate of the entire galaxy.
    Games

    Windows, Mac, Android, iOS

    $9.99

    Bella Zhou
    Written on December 13, 2017
    "This is a great game. Unfortunately I was looking for a game for iPhone and iPad, not Steam."
  7. 1

    #10Grim Fandango Remastered

    Grim Fandango Remastered
    Grim Fandango Remastered is one of the most acclaimed adventure games of all time, with all the beautiful art and engaging story fans remember, with even better looks, sounds, and controls than the award-winning original release.
    Games

    Windows, iOS, Android, PlayStation 4, Mac

    Free

    Raymond Brown
    Written on December 15, 2017
    "I enjoyed the original version of this game "
  8. 0

    #11White Night

    White Night

    White Night is a psychological horror game inspired by noir films in which you have to get into a sinister mansion after your car crashed in the forest. Explore the surroundings, solve puzzles and try to survive.

    Games

    iOS, Android

    $4.99

    Ayaan Sharma
    Written on December 9, 2017
    "The atmosphere that this game builds up is genuinely quite good for a mobile game, I don't think you'll be jumping out of your chair, but it's got it's moments. Only downside is the controls can be somewhat awkward at times, but it's not too bad."

Summary

Best What are the best noir games for iPhone or iPad
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1The Wolf Among UsGames 14 Free
2ContradictionGames 12 Paid
3FRAMEDGames 10 Paid
4Cognition Episode 1Games 9 Paid
5Third Eye CrimeGames 8 Paid
6The DetailGames 7 Free
7YesterdayGames 5 Paid
8VR NoirGames 4 Free
9Gemini RueGames 3 Paid
10Grim Fandango RemasteredGames 1 Free
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