Monday is never the most exciting day on the App Store, but we’ve hand-picked a selection of 8 new, updated and discounted apps to try out on iPhone and iPad. App Recap is a daily roundup that covers the most important App Store developments, alongside our more in-depth app coverage provided by Christian, Cody, Lory and our other writers. Take a look at a handful of great games and one useful utility app ahead…
Munchin’ Mike is a gourmet game where you stuff yourself with delicious snacks and break your record jumping on jelly beans until you are full. Collect chocolate coins, explore new worlds for great binges, dress up your character and check out endless, random maps every time you start a new game. Munchin’ Mike is free on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.
Magick is a new platform game designed exclusively for the iPad, with the objective being to help Oz escape. The storyline is divided into five chapters, each consisting of twelve levels. Oz walks and jumps by himself, and you can tap the screen to bring up a crate or switch his direction. Magick will set you back 99 cents on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.
Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign combines Marvel’s biggest heroes and villains to fight a greater foe in this match-three puzzle game. The app was recently updated with a new character called Nick Fury, a fix for an issue where progress towards the next reward would not display and more. Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign is free on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.
Age of Zombies from the award-winning Halfbrick Studios, creators of Fruit Ninja and Monster Dash, has been updated with the evil creation of Zombie George Washington. Blast your way through a brand new campaign chapter and channel the power of Abraham Lincoln’s magnificent beard. Age of Zombies is 99 cents on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.
WinZip is one of the most popular unzipping and cloud file management tools, and today the app was updated to version 3.5.0 with direct access to the Google Drive and OneDrive cloud storage services, support for iWork files, smart photo compression and a redesigned user interface. WinZip Full Version is $1.99 on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.
On Sale Apps
Tank of Tanks is a four-player, one-button arcade tank game that involves dominating your friends in frantic one-minute death matches. Using one iPad, with local multiplayer support, move and shoot with your tank to destroy other tanks. The game features fun levels like Arena, Revolver and Box Pit. Tank of Tanks is free for iPad today. Regularly $1.99.
Tug the Table is a tug-of-war style two-player game for iPad that has gone free today as part of the App of the Day promotion. The game, regularly $1.99, features easy to learn one-button controls, ragdoll physics, recordable replays, several random modes, no in-app purchases and much more. Tug the Table is free on the App Store for iPhone and iPad today.
Botanicula was discounted from $4.99 to $2.99 over the weekend as part of a summer sale. The award-winning, humor-filled adventure game involves five little tree creatures that set out on a journey to save the last seed from their home tree, which has been infested by evil parasites. Botanicula is $2.99 on the App Store for iPad while it is discounted.
We’ll be sure to keep an eye on the App Store throughout the evening, and this post will be updated to reflect any major happenings that unfold. If you come across any new, updated or discounted apps yourself, feel free to share an iTunes link in the comments section down below. App Store developers can connect with us by email or on our social platforms for coverage consideration.