App Recap

The App Recap is iDB’s daily roundup of notable news from the wonderful world of iOS software. Below you’ll find a list of discounts, updates and new releases we think are worth checking out. Today’s selections include some great freebies and new games to try.

Discounts

ColorStrokes – ($1.99 free) – an oldie, but a goodie. This is the iOS version of MacPhun’s popular Color Splash Mac software. Download for iPhone here.

Modern Combat 5: Blackout – ($3.99 free) – Gameloft’s popular first-person shooter was made free today as part of a major update. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Resume Builder Pro – ($5.99 $3.99) – this beautiful app allows you to create, save and send stunning resumes. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Slow Shutter Cam – ($1.99 $0.99) –  brings new life into your device’s photo toolbox by letting you capture a variety of amazing slow shutter speed effects that you only thought you could get with a DSLR. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Soctics League – ($1.99 free) – a turn-based football game where your cunning strategies help you win your matches. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Wink Think Logic Puzzles – ($2.99 free) – slide shapes and match colors to solve 180 logic puzzles in the awesome game that builds your brain with hours of finger-twisting fun. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

TopScanner – ($2.99 free) – uses your device’s camera to help you scan and digitize your paper documents as PDF format files so you can easily manage and store them. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Don’t Run With a Plasma Sword – ($0.99 free) – start with a simple combat runner and evolve your gameplay to ultimately navigate masterfully through challenging level configurations and boss fights. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Contacts Pro – ($1.99 free) – a contacts manager that syncs with iCloud, Exchange and other services to help you get your address book in order. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Fractals – ($1.99 free) – move and pinch and fractal images in real-time! Select multiple fractal equations and enter your own values for Julia sets. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

CloudPlayer Pro – ($3.99 free) – a media player that streams audio files from Dropbox, OneDrive and several other cloud services, and supports offline play. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

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Updates

Camera+ – ($1.99) – the popular Camera app received a huge update today that added a Notification Widget, improved white balance control, full iPhone 6 support and more. Download for iPhone here.

Modern Combat 5 – (free) – Gameloft’s hit FPS also received a major update today, making it free-to-play and adding a new class, new weapons, MFi controller support and more. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Vine – (free) – Twitter’s video sharing app now lets you cache videos for offline viewing. Download for iPhone here.

Google Maps – (free) – Google updated its Maps app today with Zagat filtering for Restaurants, improved directions and full-screen access, and more. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Releases

Ryan North’s To Be or Not to Be – ($5.99) – William Shakespeare’s Hamlet has finally been restored to its original format. Now it’s up to YOU to decide what happens next. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Chain Link Pro 2 – ($0.99) – glide one finger across the screen to link shapes together and navigate the chain into the center vortex to score. Creating longer chains score higher points. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

1942 Pacific Front – (free) – an impressive-looking turn-based strategy action game set in World War 2. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Cosmic Explorer – (free) – a retro space adventure game in the vain of Oregon Trail. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Agent P DoofenRun – (free) – Join Agent P as he chases down Dr. Doofenshmirtz to save the Tri-State Area in this endless runner. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Civil War: 1862 Gold – ($9.99) – contains all the campaigns and downloadable content from the original turn-based strategy Civil War game with no in-app purchases. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Dreaming of Robot Katerino’s dream – ($1.99) – an emotional and entertaining audiobook story about the adventures of a robot-dreamer named Katerino. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Prices are subject to change at anytime, so don’t hesitate to take advantage of a sale. Also be sure to let us know if we missed anything down in the comments below.

  • Paymon John Vafa

    boom! thanks 🙂

  • ghenoway

    thanks