What are the best story-driven iPhone games?

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  1. 11

    #1Hearthstone

    Hearthstone

    Hearthstone is a card game available for different platforms like Android, iOS, Mac, and Windows. Players can collect cards, prepare your deck, and battle it out with other players. This card-based game is set in the Warcraft universe. 

    Games

    Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Kindle Fire

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Megan Cooper
    Written on November 29, 2017
    "This is great turn based card strategy game. You can play against someone else or the AI. Collecting cards can be fun. There are also booster packs that you can buy."
  2. 11

    #2Oceanhorn

    Oceanhorn

    Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas is an action adventure RPG where players explore dungeons, fight monsters and find new equipment that makes them stronger and allows them to advance further in their adventures.

    Games

    Windows, iOS, Android

    Free

    Deborah Brewer
    Written on November 30, 2017
    "Such a pretty game! I can't believe this game looks so good and on a phone! I like the battles, but they can be a headache. It keeps me busy when I am between classes."
  3. 11

    #3Minecraft: Story Mode

    Minecraft: Story Mode
    Minecraft: Story Mode is an episodic adventure spin-off game developed by Telltale Games in collaboration with Mojang AB. It is based in the Minecraft universe, Including The Overworld, The Nether, The End, and other dimensions.
    Games

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

    Free

    Sara Taylor
    Written on November 29, 2017
    "As if Minecraft wasn't awesome enough, now we have story mode! This game is great for anyone, Minecraft fan or not. You play as Jesse, a hero and go on an adventure through the worlds. It's very fun and addicting, highly recommend it!"
  1. 10

    #4Leo's Fortune

    Leo's Fortune
    Leo's Fortune is a platform adventure game where you hunt down the cunning and mysterious thief that stole your gold. Beautifully hand-crafted levels bring the story of Leo to life in this epic adventure.
    Games

    Android, iOS

    $4.99

    Joe Jacobs
    Written on November 29, 2017
    "It looks like a cool game, but I am not sure I would classify it as a story driven game at all"
  2. 8

    #5Terraria

    Terraria

    Terraria is a 2D action-adventure sandbox game with the objective of digging, exploring, fighting, and building. Developed and published by Re-Logic, this game is available to play on Windows, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Android, and iOS.

    Games

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

    $9.99

    Danielle Wright
    Written on December 5, 2017
    "Eh, this game is okay I guess. The graphics are terrible, looks really old school. The game is kind of fun to play, but the awful graphics really take away from it. I think I'll end up uninstalling it. "
  3. 6

    #6Lara Croft GO

    Lara Croft GO

    Lara Croft GO is a turn based puzzle-adventure set in a long-forgotten world. Explore the ruins of an ancient civilization, discover well-kept secrets and face deadly challenges as you uncover the myth of the Queen of Venom. 

    Games

    Android, iOS, Windows

    $0.99

    Bruce Wheeler
    Written on November 29, 2017
    "Anyone that played Lara croft games pretty much know what they are getting except this one is more on the slower pace. You have to realy put yourself and engage yourself into the story. It is a slow burn type of game. So if you are looking for quick , fast action this one might be the one you will have to pass up. Otherwise get it"
  4. 4

    #7Devils & Demons

    Devils & Demons

    Devils & Demons is a tactical strategy role playing game with a deep storyline and an immersive gameplay. Fight against demons and undead with your group of heroes in a fantasy world full of action and fun.

    Games

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Abhinav Chattopadhyay
    Written on December 8, 2017
    "Would be a great game if it weren't for all the ads. But other tan than it has great graphics and the game play if pretty fun."
  5. 2

    #8Rebuild

    Rebuild
    Rebuild is a strategy game developed by Northway Games where you must gather the survivors of the zombie apocalypse and defend your fort against the attacks from the undead.
    Games

    Android, iOS

    $2.99

    Kathryn White
    Written on November 29, 2017
    "I'm not sure I would call this a story driven game but it sure is fun! You move around and get to make decisions on what you do and where you go. It can be addicting but I soon found myself playing it less and less. Decent enough distraction."
  6. 0

    #9The Banner Saga

    The Banner Saga
    The Banner Saga is a viking-themed tactical RPG in which every choice matters. Start your journey in a beautiful 2D immersive animation with more than 25 playable characters with unique personalities.
    Games

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

    $9.99

    Diana Jordan
    Written on December 2, 2017
    "While this is a pretty good story driven game it is not on the iPhone. So the solution doesn't fit what I want. I'll say it's pretty below average since I can't play it on my device."

Summary

Best What are the best story-driven iPhone games
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1HearthstoneGames 11 Free
2OceanhornGames 11 Free
3Minecraft: Story ModeGames 11 Free
4Leo's FortuneGames 10 Paid
5TerrariaGames 8 Paid
6Lara Croft GOGames 6 Paid
7Devils & DemonsGames 4 Free
8RebuildGames 2 Paid
9The Banner SagaGames 0 Paid
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