It's not too hard to find the bestselling titles on the App Store, but what about the highest-quality examples?
Qi then collates the critiques, applies a magic formula, and delivers a single definitive Qi score for each iPad game and app.
Links to all the individual reviews are included, too, for those readers wanting more detail.
In order to provide a regular marker of the critical zeitgeist, Qi rounds up the Top 10 iPad games and Top 10 iPad apps released each month.
Here is February 2016's critically acclaimed selection...
Qi's Top 10 iPad games of February 2016
|1||Love You To Bits||8.9||5|
|2||Blackwell 5: Epiphany||8.7||8|
|3||FINAL FANTASY IX||8.6||8|
|4||Super Phantom Cat - Mario-esque platformer||8.6||3|
|5||Slide the Shakes||8.5||3|
|6||All is Lost||8.4||3|
|8||Adventures of Mana||8.1||7|
|10||I Keep Having This Dream||8.0||3|
Qi's Top 10 iPad apps of February 2016
|1||Day One 2 Journal + Notes + Diary||7.4||2|
|2||PenReader handwriting recognition||2.0||2|
(N.B. The games chart is based on titles released and reviewed in the last month. The apps charts is based on titles reviewed in the last three months.
We only display the average score to one decimal place; the list is generated to further significant figures. We just don't show them all.)