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, we have a number of app and game deals to help you get your weekend started off right!


Chillaxian – ($1.99 free) – classic early 80’s style arcade space shooter, with a laid back vibe and easy, smooth controls. Just chillax and shoot some aliens for a while. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Oquonie – ($2.99 free) – an iOS puzzle game created in collaboration with illustrator Rekka Bellum where you must find your way across an intertwined megastructure. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Superburst Camera – ($3.99 $1.99) – tap the shutter button to start continuously snapping photos at blistering speed—up to 240 photos per second on iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, 120 photos per second on iPhone 5s, and so on. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Little Big Adventure – ($4.99 $2.99) – an action-adventure RPG designed by Frédérick Raynal, originally released for PC in 1994. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Rhythm Pad – ($2.99 free) – the easiest and smartest way to play drums on mobile devices, with a wide range of high-quality real and electronic drum kits. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Fiete – A day on a farm – ($2.99 free) – in this lovingly created app, children are given the chance to help Fiete and his two friends Hinnerk and Hein in their daily work on the farm. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Relax Rain – ($1.99 free) – the simplest way to enjoy the soothing sound of rain falling so you can relax, unwind, meditate or just get some quiet time right away. Download for iPhone here.

Tank Battle: North Africa – ($4.99 $0.99) – take command as the British Commonwealth and U.S. forces fight the Germans in the North African theatre and lead your battalion to victory in challenging tactical battles. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Phone Drive – ($1.99 free) – allows you to store, view and manage files on your iOS device, and transfer a variety of documents both to and from a computer via Wi-Fi. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Other apps still on sale


Vine – (free) – Twitter announced today that it is rolling out updates to its mobile Vine apps that will significantly improve video quality, upgrading resolution of users’ 6-second clips from 480p to 720p. Download for iPhone here.

Meerkat – (free) – the popular live-streaming app received a huge update today with improvements to stability, user discovery and notifications. Download for iPhone here.

Tumblr – (free) – Yahoo’s blogging platform updated its iOS client today with new interactive ‘Buy’ buttons for services like Kickstarter and Etsy. Download for iPhone and iPad here.


Favorite Contacts Launcher – (free) – a Notification Center widget that provides you with access to your most important people for calling, texting, FaceTime and more. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

MLB Manager 2015 – ($4.99) – guide your favorite MLB franchise to glory in this officially-licensed title based on the award-winning Out of the Park Baseball series. It’s the most fun and realistic baseball game ever created for mobile devices. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

64 Bits – (free) – your goal is to keep the moving green bit alive while removing all the white bits. Turn walls on and off by touching the screen. But watch out there are many obstacles that will get in your way! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Fusion Two – (free) – join a group of brave fruits and help them out in a 2048-like tiling quest against evil Voodoo Wolves! Rediscover the genre in a unique, addictive new fashion. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Survival Express – (free) – use your fingers to help miners build a safe track for their dangerous and dynamic journey. Avoid approaching rocks, collect gold and ride as long as you can! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

As always, remember that prices are subject to change at anytime, so don’t hesitate to take advantage of an app deal. Also, be sure to let us know if we missed something big down in the comments below.

  • Noohar

    Good list today. At only 211kb Chillaxian must be the smallest App/Game I’ve ever seen.