The App Store takes delivery of hundreds of new apps per day. The overwhelming scene makes it possible to easily overlook an exciting game, valuable productivity suite, etc. However, we have a solution. Today’s Best Apps tackles this problem by providing you with a handpicked and tested list of apps that are truly worth your consideration each and everyday.

Universal:

BladeZ by RntsMedia ($1.99, 39.5 MB): In this story-based space shooter, you’re the leader of a small that’s one of the last hopes for humanity. As you battle against a barrage of enemy ships, including boss vessels, you’ll be able to collect coins to upgrade your fighter and more. The game includes a dramatic story, Game Center integration, three gameplay modes consisting of a campaign, standard survival, and boss survival as well as old school arcade graphics, sounds, and credit-based continue system.

WordBox – Word puzzle game ! by AlphaWeb Plus LLP ($1.99, 72.8 MB): Here’s a word search game with some interesting variety and challenges. You begin the experience by playing Quest mode, 12 levels that require you to complete a set of objectives in a limited amount of time. Play well and you’ll unlock Classic mode, then the extremely casual timer-less Go-Go mode, and finally, the masterfully fast-paced Rush mode. In addition, you can challenge a friend via Game Center at any time.

iPad:

Mushroom Wars by SMS Services O.o.o. ($2.99, 164.6 MB): Originally exclusive to the PlayStation Network, this whacky and adorable real-time strategy game places you amidst a civil war of the mushroom people. As the commander of a tribe, you’re tasked with constructing a strategy and adapting a strategy to take over neighboring enemy villages while defending your own. Once a village is defeated and claimed yours, the resources can be utilized to overcome the others. The game features a deep campaign with 27 maps, weekly tournaments against Facebook friends, Game Center integration, and objective-based battles, such as king of the hill.