New-release Cut the Rope: Experiments rockets to the top of the app charts this week with the winning combination of cute graphics and addictive gameplay. The point-and-shoot action game Zombie Gunship slides down to #5 this week, with chart favorites Angry Birds, Angry Birds Rio and Fruit Ninja rounding out this week’s top 5 best-selling iPhone games.

#1 Cut the Rope: Experiments

Om Nom returns in the new-release sequel to the smash-hit physics puzzler Cut the Rope from ZeptoLab. Featuring 75 brand new mind-bending levels, 3 level packs, new music, sounds and Om Nom animations Cut the Rope: Experiments is more addictive than ever.

#2 Angry Birds

The top selling iPhone game of all time now sports a mind-blowing 225 levels packed full of angry action, as well as leaderboards and achievements and a bunch of social features. With new updates released all the time, Angry Birds is one of few essential iOS titles.

#3 Fruit Ninja

A frantically fun $0.99 hack-and-slash game from Halfbrick Studios, Fruit Ninja is no stranger to the top 5 with over 6 million iOS downloads to date. With three action-packed game modes, multiplayer and global leaderboards paired with slick 3D graphics, Fruit Ninja is easily among the best casual games for iPhone. Recently updated to include the new pomegranate fruit – slice it as many times as you can before it bursts apart!

#4 Angry Birds Rio

The most recent release in the growing Angry Birds franchise, Angry Birds Rio now brings over 120 exotic and challenging bird-launching levels to iPhone and iPad. This time round the Angry Birds crew have been kidnapped and taken to Rio de Janiero, where they promptly escape and set about freeing their exotic tropical buddies Blu and Jewel. A must-have for any Angry Birds fan.

#5 Zombie Gunship

Strap yourself in to an AC-130 ground-attack craft, Call-of-Duty style, and lay wake to hordes of zombies in Zombie Gunship – the new game from Limbic Software. Cycle through three high-powered weapons including the 25mm Gatling gun, 40 mm Bofors auto-cannon and 105mm Howitzer. Collect bounty from your kills and use the cash to upgrade your armaments. View our full review here.

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