Discover the best local network apps for iPad

1. Pocket Tanks

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blitwise productions, llc

Pocket Tanks
NEWS
  • 4.0
  • 89821

"Okay this game is fun dont get me wrong but there needs to be an update…"
Pinklover17de

Great Game


  • "This was the first iOS game I ever had. I've gotten deluxe edition on all of my Apple devices! I still play it regularly. Me and my siblings play together (on LAN mostly) all the time! Great game, free or deluxe. I highly recommend it!"

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Fun Game


  • "Play!"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Fun Game" COMMENTS

AWESOME Game


  • "Love this game! Would be nice to be able to save a video replay of entire battle etc!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "AWESOME Game" COMMENTS

Good Game


  • "...snowed on slowly but can still shoot through the snow) Yeah thats all i got but good game(:"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Good Game" COMMENTS

Amazing Game


  • "Play!"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Amazing Game" COMMENTS

Favorite Game


  • "This game is awesome. Keep up the updates! This is one of my favorite games. I play it everyday!"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Favorite Game" COMMENTS

Perfect Game


  • "I loved playing this on the desktop when i was just a teenager, and now at work its the beat mini break from hectic life and playing this game."

  • VIEW ALL 7 "Perfect Game" COMMENTS

Addictive Game


  • "Play!"

  • VIEW ALL 5 "Addictive Game" COMMENTS

2. Splashtop 2 Remote Desktop - Personal

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app_icon$4.99

splashtop inc.

Splashtop 2 Remote Desktop - Personal
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 28690

"This app is a simplified remote desktop program with a $17.00 yearly…"
Xaedalus

Love this App


  • "I LOVE THIS APP!!!"

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Love this App" COMMENTS

App then Pay


  • "...your computer while on the same wifi network, it might work well for you. However, I have zero trust in this company, as I paid full price for the app, only to have them change their pricing structure so I have to pay monthly for the same service"

  • VIEW ALL 7 "App then Pay" COMMENTS

Splash Top


  • "I have a Wacom tablet but I recently built a new pc that sits across the room since I'm using my tv as the monitor, so connecting to usb is slightly a pain. Splash top is easy to use and connects seamlessly to my desktop. There is no lag time and I like that you can play music through the pic or on the iPad ."

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Splash Top" COMMENTS

Good App


  • "Hello all splashtop is good alternative to logmein or teamviewer, i am using it very often. Only one part is not good its refreshin active computers you can missclick to another pc, next the icons of pcs is too big, next i would like to see in app is stats like uptime, ip address and bandwith. But after all its pleasure to use it in lan/wan"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Good App" COMMENTS

Nice App


  • "Nice app, thanks."

  • VIEW ALL 7 "Nice App" COMMENTS

Waste of Money


  • "Very disappointing to find that the in app purchases stated in the listing is not a purchase at all but a monthly rental. If this was specified more clearly I would not have wasted my time or money."

  • VIEW ALL 5 "Waste of Money" COMMENTS

3. Minecraft: Pocket Edition

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app_icon$6.99

mojang

Minecraft: Pocket Edition
NEWS
  • 4.0
  • 27054

"Dear Minecraft and Mojang Lobby We need more thing on the pocket edition.…"
BUTTERCUP BUNNY

Play this Game


  • "...boring after a little while. So once you've basically gotten everything you desire in survival the only other few things that make it more interesting is multiplayer and creative. Minecraft is a decent game overall and what makes it popular is its unique idea. It is worth the money"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Play this Game" COMMENTS

Great Game


  • "The new update is great. This is a great game. But, there are a few bugs. For some reason whenever I try to start an animal farm, all the animals despawn 1 by1. Also, sometimes when I do multiplayer, when I log on it says I died. But then, all my items disappear. These are the only problems I have with the game. But please, add all the stuff from the PC version. But overall, this is a great game...."

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Great Game" COMMENTS

Like Minecraft


  • "I love it!!!!?????? The fact that I have this, I love the game Minecraft! The fact that I love it,was the first time I've ever heard of it all my life!! It was worth it for me and my friends because they love it also.And me!My friends are Anthony,Ryan,and all of my other friends are liking the game also!Well,I have to go, but I will be back after school tomorrow.So c ya later!? Oh!And P.S I..."

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Like Minecraft" COMMENTS

Game Crashed


  • "I love Minecraft but please fix the crashing and disconnection issues!! Please I was about to win a lifeboat survival games and it disconnected me :("

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Game Crashed" COMMENTS

AWESOME Game


  • "Please could you add a way to save local server multiplayer maps! I mean when I am playing on multiplayer wifi I come across some really awesome maps but I never have enough time to explore the whole thing. Like I would love to be able to save the world and then be able to explore it and build things my self. Please take this into consideration. - MCPE Player Trinton welch ( Von_Zang)"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "AWESOME Game" COMMENTS

Amazing Game


  • "...just gotta do with what you got; and this is definitely the biggest update yet. I have not come across any glitches yet, and I'm sure there are a few minor ones to come. But regardless, the game just keeps getting better and better in my opinion. Not that far away now from the pc; only a matter of time. This game is definitely worth the money if you're a big minecraft fan. :)"

  • VIEW ALL 4 "Amazing Game" COMMENTS

Like the Computer


  • "Update for hourse, bout, texture pack, Skin , iron door and more like you play On computers thank you ??❤️"

  • VIEW ALL 5 "Like the Computer" COMMENTS

Plz Fix


  • "I got tons of stuff on a server but keeps crashing plz fix that but I love the setup tho it's my #1 app"

  • VIEW ALL 4 "Plz Fix" COMMENTS

4. Photo Transfer App - Easily copy, delete, share and backup pictures and videos over wifi between devices and computer

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app_icon$2.99

erclab, llc

Photo Transfer App - Easily copy, delete, share and backup pictures and videos over wifi between devices and computer
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 15175

"I bought this photo transfer app and really like it. I do have one issue…"
Urgatorbait90

Love the App


  • "USB transfer is unreliable, especially with video files. Works perfectly every time. The app runs a simple web server to access the photos. You can download them individually or all together in a zip file. Been using for years, love it."

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Love the App" COMMENTS

PC App


  • "GREAT app! After installing is was extremely easy to get my pictures from my laptop BACK to my phone. BEWARE though - you need to be connected to wifi, not a regular internet connection. I tried to do it on my PC but i don't have a wireless card for it, so i had to 're-download' the app to my laptop. No worries! All my pics transferred over perfectly. HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS APP!!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "PC App" COMMENTS

Easy and Fast


  • "Simple, Easy, Fast; and the list could go on. I'm a novice at Apps, downloading, transfer pics, etc. This App is all this and so much more. For all of you the made this app; for people like me, THANK YOU !!!! I just downloaded over 1k pictures of my life from my iPhone to my computer....next; I'm texting all my friends and telling them, get this App !!!!! Sincerely; GQ"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Easy and Fast" COMMENTS

Good App


  • "Smooth operation from iMac to iOS device and very good from iOS to iMac. But would be great if seamlessly transferred to iPhoto albums."

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Good App" COMMENTS

Awesome App


  • "Awesome app and only gets better"

  • VIEW ALL 7 "Awesome App" COMMENTS

Works Perfectly


  • "USB transfer is unreliable, especially with video files. Works perfectly every time. The app runs a simple web server to access the photos. You can download them individually or all together in a zip file. Been using for years, love it."

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Works Perfectly" COMMENTS

Fantastic App


  • "This has made transferring photos from my phone to the iPad seamless and visa versa."

  • VIEW ALL 5 "Fantastic App" COMMENTS

5. Carcassonne

INFOS Download
app_icon$9.99

thecodingmonkeys

Carcassonne
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 10268

"I bought this app because I wanted to try the game out before buying the…"
Adam:B

Game Center


  • "I LOVE Carcassonne! This WAS a great app, but since last update it freezes when it auto-signs into Game Center. Completely unplayable. I have deleted and re-downloaded 3 times; tried to delete all Game Center info with it; nothing works!! Fix this, please!!!"

  • VIEW ALL 5 "Game Center" COMMENTS

Board Game on iOS


  • "Still the gold standard to compare all other iOS board game ports against. Additions and updates are slow, but always worth the wait. A bit pricey to be sure but I consider it well worth the cost. So much that I gifted 4 copies of it for xmas."

  • VIEW ALL 3 "Board Game on iOS" COMMENTS

Great Implementation


  • "If you're looking for the best implemented, most casual and fun implementation of Carcassonne, you must get this. It's just as we'll done as the Ticket to Ride app. Everything in the design and function of this says quality. Great job devs!"

  • VIEW ALL 3 "Great Implementation" COMMENTS

Absolutely Incredible


  • "Absolutely incredible. Best game for iPhone.... I was scared because of the price for the app. But it is 100% worth it. Get this app people. If you have heisted for awhile. Stop that and buy It. The game play is amazing, I played it for hours in the car. And the solo play solitaire is also a great idea. Thank you for making this great app. And bring more expansions."

  • VIEW ALL 2 "Absolutely Incredible" COMMENTS

Easy to Learn


  • "I had never played Carcassonne before I got this app. This app made it really easy to learn the rules, play local or remote, play with friends or AI, chat, keeps track of what tiles are left, visual scoring, etc. All this in a highly polished package. Great game, great app."

  • VIEW ALL 3 "Easy to Learn" COMMENTS

Amazing Realtime Multiplayer


  • "Amazing realtime multiplayer! Thanks codingmonkeys for such an excellent game. Thanks for continuing to give us updates."

  • VIEW ALL 2 "Amazing Realtime Multiplayer" COMMENTS

6. AirMusic

INFOS Download
app_icon$2.99

plutinosoft

AirMusic
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 8835

"Im sure many of you are just like me, afraid that you are paying for an…"
Cheiffourtwenty

Love Love


  • "I'm a longtime user of air music and I love it's convenience, I just wish it supported PS4."

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Love Love" COMMENTS

Xbox 360


  • "Like everyone else i keep getting a message about the app store needing to verify the authenticity of the app before it was a decent app it would skip every now and then when i streamed it to my xbox 360 i havent tried it on my xbox one yet because of the recent update please fis"

  • VIEW ALL 2 "Xbox 360" COMMENTS

App Used to Work


  • "If I put this app in the background or lock my phone screen it stops the playback with a chromecast error. This used to work fine until this update!"

  • VIEW ALL 7 "App Used to Work" COMMENTS

Stream Music


  • "Has worked good for streaming music from my iPhone to my Xbox 360 and my Xbox one. Best part about it is that it shuffles my music unlike other app I have used"

  • VIEW ALL 7 "Stream Music" COMMENTS

Problems Fixed


  • "This app was very useful but since the update it keeps crashing when I open it. Please fix this problem ASAP."

  • VIEW ALL 3 "Problems Fixed" COMMENTS

Works Perfectly


  • "Works perfect i noticed it's not that bad on battery for my 4s either."

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Works Perfectly" COMMENTS

Wasted my Money


  • "You have to select one song at a time, doesnt queue songs up, constantly crashes, it uses the microphone (why does it need to use the microphone?) and is just not the solution I was looking for. Thats three dollars I would have rather gave to a homeless dude at the bart station"

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Good App


  • "Has worked good for streaming music from my iPhone to my Xbox 360 and my Xbox one. Best part about it is that it shuffles my music unlike other app I have used"

  • VIEW ALL 5 "Good App" COMMENTS

7. Air Video - Watch your videos anywhere!

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app_icon$2.99

bit cave ltd.

Air Video - Watch your videos anywhere!
NEWS
  • 4.0
  • 8498

"Important: If you are running iOS 6 and newer, check out Air Video…"
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8. Pocket Tanks Deluxe

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app_icon$4.99

blitwise productions, llc

Pocket Tanks Deluxe
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 5333

"This is probably my favorite game on the App Store, I've gotten several…"
Lukevabex

Awesome Game


  • "This is an AWESOME GAME!!!!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Awesome Game" COMMENTS

Playing with Friends


  • "Please update the game so that online matches use random terrain!! My friends and I are getting bored of only playing hill-type levels."

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Playing with Friends" COMMENTS

Game on the App


  • "I've had this game for years and it's the only game i play today and I've never deleted it it's the most fun app I have.And this game has so much weapons and stuff to do just waiting for a update hopefully soon"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Game on the App" COMMENTS

Favorite Game


  • "I've been playing no less than 5 online games at a time since online was implemented. I play every day and still surprised at how strategically this can be played. Ton of fun!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Favorite Game" COMMENTS

Game Chat


  • "Pocket tanks is by far my favorite game, but Blitwise make it better and add a chat for the online play... It would be awesome to communicate with other players online. Please in your next update integrate a chat into the game for online play."

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Game Chat" COMMENTS

Deluxe Version


  • "...best apps/ games you will probably ever find. You can be versus a computer, another friend on same device, online, in a wifi lounge(basically where only you and your friends can play) and even target practice. With the deluxe version you get new and better weapons to choose from, they come in handy in those close matches. Though the only thing I would like is they added a chat version so you..."

  • VIEW ALL 3 "Deluxe Version" COMMENTS

PC Version


  • "My friends and I play this online all of the time. I own every weapon pack and they're all worth it. Just a great buy! Online mode is fantastic!"

  • VIEW ALL 3 "PC Version" COMMENTS

Pass Time


  • "Some flaws with online like needing to refresh to see the players move. Should add more weapons and battlefields. Add me to play me! Rishay"

  • VIEW ALL 3 "Pass Time" COMMENTS

9. PhotoSync - wireless photo and video transfer, backup and share app

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app_icon$2.99

touchbyte gmbh

PhotoSync - wireless photo and video transfer, backup and share app
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 4416

"Edit 2 (1/20/15): Been using this app for years, and it's STILL the…"
Tashchen

Love this App


  • "Love it"

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Love this App" COMMENTS

Reliable App


  • "Sync to my home computer. Which saves on iCloud space. Reliable though doesn't seem to complete auto sync unless I open the app. Still an awesome app!"

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Reliable App" COMMENTS

Phone to Computer


  • "...wife and I are constantly taking pictures and movies, but we aren't syncing our phones constantly and we don't have to "trust" that Icloud has moved our photos. This app knows when we are home and immediately FTP's our new images to our home computer, but it also can do a number of other syncs to cloud services, local servers, etc. I've told probably 10 people about it and we -all- swear by..."

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Phone to Computer" COMMENTS

Way to Transfer


  • "This is by far the easiest, most efficient way to transfer photos from my iPhone 6 to my Mac or iPad. Love it!!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Way to Transfer" COMMENTS

Excellent App


  • "This is by far the easiest, most efficient way to transfer photos from my iPhone 6 to my Mac or iPad. Love it!!"

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Excellent App" COMMENTS

Works Perfectly


  • "...IP address. This means that I have two Web DAV settings. I use the local LAN version for automatic geofence backup though so it works perfectly for me to reduce data usage on my cell plan."

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Works Perfectly" COMMENTS

App for Years


  • "Edit 2 (1/20/15): Been using this app for years, and it's STILL the greatest app around. And now they've made it SO much better. There really isn't anything this app can't do. Send and Receive any photo media anywhere - any mobile devices, computers, all the popular cloud services, and even wifi SD cards in cameras. All this with ease. No setting up IP addresses. The targets just find each..."

  • VIEW ALL 7 "App for Years" COMMENTS

Fast and Easy


  • "Best app I have found to date for selectively transferring photos from my iPhone to my Mac (via Dropbox). Fast and easy to use."

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Fast and Easy" COMMENTS

10. Multiplayer Terraria edition

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app_icon$2.99

ogn

Multiplayer Terraria edition
NEWS
  • 4.0
  • 4248

"I give it a four star rating for the fact that it gives you the free…"
TunedInTappedInTurnedOn

Join Game


  • "It's crashing all the time!.whenever I try to join a server I do what it says then i go to the game and it doesn't work! I check back and see the "app"reseted! Waste of muney"

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Join Game" COMMENTS

Great App


  • "I love this app but I have 2 problems first one is the app crashes ALOT and next a lot of people keep asking for items other then that this app is great"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Great App" COMMENTS

Game Chat


  • "...interaction. Such as having different sections for different purposes (PVP, Trade, Boss Fighting, etc.). The last suggestion is to add in chating in game, so that you can actually communicate with players, or possibly voice chat."

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Game Chat" COMMENTS

AWESOME App


  • "This app really works! It tells you exactly what to do I mean some times it doesn't work but that means you did something wrong or if u did everything right you just go back to the app and then you go back to Terraria then press join game then there's everybody using VPN and the app well enless somebody's on privite mode. Get the app it's worth it!"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "AWESOME App" COMMENTS

Join People


  • "I bought it thinking it would be good and I said my code people joined and I turned my server off and they were joining still it's not worth $3 it was my bday money and I'm mad I bought this"

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Join People" COMMENTS

Buy this App


  • "Spent money to do um nothing what a crappy app don't frigin' buy the game"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Buy this App" COMMENTS

Connect to VPN


  • "This is a great app for playing multiplayer games with your friends, but it takes a long time for me to connect to the vpn network can you guys try to improve the speed on it somehow and also when I download the Vpn server it said it was unsigned so I couldn't connect to it."

  • VIEW ALL 2 "Connect to VPN" COMMENTS

Join Servers


  • "It's crashing all the time!.whenever I try to join a server I do what it says then i go to the game and it doesn't work! I check back and see the "app"reseted! Waste of muney"

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Join Servers" COMMENTS

11. 1Password - Password Manager and Secure Wallet

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app_iconFree

agilebits inc.

1Password - Password Manager and Secure Wallet
NEWS
  • 4.5
  • 3915

"Update: Still Great!!! Still use daily. Really appreciate being on the…"
Dezotl

Managing Passwords


  • "Being in IT and Ethical Hacking Certified. I have tried about every Password Manager out there. It is my IMHO that you can find no better Password Manager than 1Password. My only complaint is that there isn't a Linux version available!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Managing Passwords" COMMENTS

App all the Time


  • "...a big part of my billing paying: a folder full of account logins that I just go down the list to login and take care of business quickly and..."

  • VIEW ALL 8 "App all the Time" COMMENTS

Love this App


  • "Great app! I love how it works across all devices, but I wish there were better integration outside of the app and with other applications. Switching back and forth is clunky."

  • VIEW ALL 9 "Love this App" COMMENTS

Amazing App


  • "Best app hands down for managing passwords."

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Amazing App" COMMENTS

Awesome App


  • "What started out being a great app for logins for websites, becomes really awesome when you purchase the in-app content and unlock many more types of credentials you can store. Being in the IT field, having server and database information saved helps out a lot!"

  • VIEW ALL 10 "Awesome App" COMMENTS

Dropbox Sync


  • "I like it. I sync with Dropbox, because I do not trust iCloud."

  • VIEW ALL 6 "Dropbox Sync" COMMENTS

Excellent App


  • "Don't hesitate to buy this app. It works as advertised, very smooth, consistent user experience. And it helps a lot. Never have to worry about losing an excel file with all your passwords. Just get it!"

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Excellent App" COMMENTS

Indispensable App


  • "First ever review: I have used 1password for years and it is the best and most frequently used app I have installed. It is constantly improving through frequent updates. Attention to detail and constant improvement have made this software indispensable on the computer, iPad and iPhone. Thank you and keep up the good work. I recommend this to anyone and even installed it for my mother."

  • VIEW ALL 8 "Indispensable App" COMMENTS

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