Leo Laporte's app cap on iPad Today 201 is Rival Knights by Gameloft. This game takes you back to midieval times where you engage in combat by jousting with your rivals. It has detailed 3D graphics, and gameplay is smooth and realistic. Even the weather conditions and the time of day will change. It has intuitive controls on the iPad, and lots of options for customizing your gear. It also offers the opportunity to unlock 120 mounts, lances, armors and more.
Rival Knights can be played online against friends, too. There are countless events to partake in, and you can compete against players spread across 5 leagues. You can play against friends in an asynchronous multiplayer mode, enter weekly PvP tournaments, recruit teammates and join clans to win in-game prizes. The game is free to download, but you can buy virtual items in the app.
To see a demonstration of Rival Knights, check out iPad Today episode 201 with Leo Laporte and Sarah Lane.