As the curtains close on 2010, we approach the end of a truly revolutionary year in the world of iPhone gaming. Through 12 months of dazzling sequels, unique titles, popular ports, and classic remakes, we’ve seen levels of graphics thought to be unreachable on a mobile device come to life and a new promising dawn for online multiplayer. After a few torturous hours spent selecting the best iOS games released in 2010, we’ve narrowed the list down to 58 games in 11 categories.

Action

Adventure

Arcade

Board

Endless

Puzzle

Racing

RPG

Shooter

Sports

Strategy

Thanks for reading! Anything you felt like we left out? What were your favorite games of 2010? If 2010 was as crazy as it was, it’s hard to imagine what 2011 will hold for iPhone gaming. What are you excited for?