Philip MichaelsEditor, Macworld

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Philip has covered the Mac market since 1999, with a focus on the iPhone, iPad and iOS in recent years. In all that time, he has never tested a fart app.

InMyBar for iPhone

If you're stumped as to what kind of cocktail to make, this clever -- if slightly fussy -- iPhone app can suggest drink recipes using ingredients you already have on hand.

NBA Hotshot HD for iPad

This sports-themed arcade game suffers from poor physics and crashes. It's puzzling why it remains available for download after going without an update for more than a year.

Air Penguin for iPhone

How you feel about this platform game will depend on what you think of its accelerometer-based controls. They're challenging to master, but that's part of the fun with Air Penguin.

Foosball HD for iPad

Clever controls, detailed graphics, and a fun two-player mode make this game an appealing iPad offering.

Captain America: Sentinel of Liberty for iPhone and iPad

This side-scrolling platformer's controls could use a little fine-tuning, but it's still an enjoyable way for Captain America fans to celebrate the upcoming movie's release.

X-Men for iPhone and iPad

Konami has faithfully recreated its arcade classic from the early '90s, and the end result will please gamers from that era. But don't play X-Men expecting anything other than a pleasant serving of nostalgia.

Backbreaker Football 2: Vengeance HD and Icebreaker Hockey

Whether it's the iPad optimized sequel of NaturalMotion's football game or the brand new hockey game for iPhone and iPod touch, both Backbreaker Football and Icebreaker hockey deliver bone-crushing fun.