The App Recap is iDB’s daily roundup of notable news from the world of iOS software. Below you’ll find a list of discounts (deals!), updates and new releases that we think are worth checking out. Today’s selections include discounts on Grand Theft Auto: China Wars, multiple iOS 8 keyboards, new pet-themed apps, and more.
Slated Translation Keyboard for iOS 8 – (
$4.99 free) – translates outgoing and incoming text on the fly, so you can converse in more than 50 languages. Find out more about Slated in our post here. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.
iCycle: On Thin Ice – (
$2.99 free) – this hilarious platformer follows naked hero Dennis as he explores frozen tundras in search of clothes, and is still Apple’s free App of the Week. Find out more about iCycle: On Thin Ice in our post here. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.
Handy – (
$1.99 $0.99) – a keyboard extension with a unique, rounded-corner design that allows you to input text with one hand on larger iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.
Percepto – (
$1.99 $0.99) – in this puzzler, players help Bruce find his way out of a strange room by rotating it and compressing to a new point of view. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.
No major app or game updates at this time.
Mayday! Deep Space – ($2.99) – a unique, interactive story-teller that tasks players with guiding a stranded survivor out of a sticky situation using iOS’ voice recognition tech. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.
PicPet Camera – ($0.99) – another pet-themed app, PicPet Camera is interesting because it makes a variety of noises designed to get your pet’s attention so you can take the perfect picture. Download it for iPhone here.
Armored Storm – (free) – a strategy MMO game, set in a post-apocalyptic world, that tasks players with saving their city from invaders by building a mighty military empire. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.
Did we overlook something worth mentioning? Be sure to let us know if we missed a major app sale, update or release down in the comments section below!