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Recommended Apps for Boys over 12

Here are 20 great intelligence-building iPad Apps for Boys over 12. Boys this age like to play action-packed games and games that stimulate their mind. This selection of Apps will feed their mind and their intelligence through strategic thinking, creativity and planning. 

Though some of the Apps are Battle Games, it has been proven that these engaging types of games build their memory and stimulate their visual development.  



Eden - World Builder - Kingly Software Inc



Tower Defense

Tower Defense® HD - Com2us USA, Inc.

StarAge HD

Star Age HD - Arcade Wizz Kid Pty Ltd


Battle Orders
(read our review)



Swordigo - Touch Foo

A.I.R. Defense

A.I.R Defense HD - Chillingo Ltd

Galaxy on Fire 2 HD

Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD - FISHLABS

Legendary Heroes

Legendary Heroes - Maya

Kingdom Rush
(read our review)

Kingdom Rush HD - Armor Games Inc

Little Ninja

Little Ninja - Muu Muu Co.,Ltd.

Jetpack Joyride

Jetpack Joyride - Halfbrick Studios

(read our review)

SpyCorp - Wicked Games LLC

Galcon Fusion
(read our review)

Galcon Fusion - Hassey Enterprises, Inc.

Bees vs. Ants
(read our review)

Bees vs. Ants HD - Racoon Game

Reddo Pro

Reddo Pro for iPad - CTP Studios

Azkend HD
(read our review)

Azkend HD - 10tons Ltd

Frisbee 2

Frisbee® Forever 2 - Kiloo

How It Works
(read our review)

How It Works: Machines by Geek Kids - Next is Great

Let's Create! Pottery HD
(read our review)

Let's create! Pottery HD - Infinite Dreams Inc. 


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