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 picks include a ton of free games to help you get through the weekend.
Jack Lumber – (
$3.99 $0.99) – use the supernatural powers of Jack Lumber to massacre the forest and make Granny proud in this time-warping line-drawing log-slicing pun-filled lumberjacking mashup. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Chore Pad HD – (
$4.99 $2.99) – a powerful, fun tool for motivating your kids to complete chores—each child completes their assigned chores to earn stars which are redeemable for rewards that you create. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Girls Like Robots – (
$2.99 $0.99) – in Adult Swim’s hit puzzler, characters are the playing pieces and their feelings are the rules. You’ll try to arrange for happiness, but you can’t please everybody all the time. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Amelia and Terror of the Night – (
$1.99 $0.99) – an interactive book about a little girl, who lives in mysterious Mushroom Clearing, and her attempt to rescue her friend from a dark, devious creature. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Speak & Translate – (
$14.99 $9.99) – a voice and text translator that allows to communicate effectively in any corner of the globe. Instantly speak 42 languages and hold written conversations in 100 languages! Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Cradle of Rome – (
$4.99 free) – one of the most powerful capitals that have ever existed is calling for you to become its ruler in this unique title made up of match-3 and city-builder gameplay. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Tobuscus Adventures: Wizards – (
$5.99 $4.99) – you play as Tobuscus, a vapid wizard who accidentally kills his grandmaster and must fill in for him in the fight against the Wizard of Darkness. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Other apps still on sale
- Slow Shutter! – (
- Sky Gamblers: Cold War (
- Dark Echo – (
- Polyform – (
No significant app updates today.
Stan Lee’s Hero Command – (free) – prepare yourself for an action packed thrill ride as Stan dispatches missions to his pantheon of heroes in a fight to save the world! Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Sature – (free) – a chess-like dance where players rely on their wits to outmaneuver their opponent. When the board is complete, a unique palette emerges from the way the colors have mixed as they were played on the board. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Heartbeats – (free) – And so, all he left behind for the universe to remember him by was a series of puzzles that portrayed the events that had moved and made him. This game was his story and his legacy. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Four Letters – (free) – the game gives you four letters, and you must make a word as quickly as you can. Keep making words to increase your score—the challenge increases the longer you last. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Ambush! – (free) – ever wondered what it’s like to invade someone else’s defenses in a Tower Defense game? Join Ambush and overthrow other players’ defenses in Tower Offense mode. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Remember that prices are subject to change at anytime, so don’t hesitate to take advantage of a deal. Also be sure to let us know if we missed something down in the comments!