Infinite Arcade by Tinybop for iPhone
So you want to design and play your own video games? Infinite Arcade by Tinybop is just the app for the job. It runs on your iOS device, allowing you to play pinball, adventure, and platformer games. You get started with a classic game but can create your own levels, enemies, and hazards.
The app lets you create your own characters and customize them. You get 6 characters or balls to choose from. Users can add bubbles to share words, secret messages, and everything in between. You can save your own games and share them with your friends.
Infinite Arcade comes with tips to help you get started. It lets you create and play your own games. Costs under $3 at this time.