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. We have awesome picks today which include some great app deals and a few new games.


Flick Kick Field Goal – ($1.99 free) – Step up and see if you have what it takes in the ultimate field goal challenge! With easy to learn controls and hard to master challenges, Flick Kick® Field Goal is the addictive football game that’s impossible to put down! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Flick Kick Football – ($1.99 free) – With intuitive swipe-to-shoot control, Flick Kick® Football is easy to play, but challenging to master! Flick your finger to curve, lob, drive and shoot the ball from all over the pitch. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

SwapQuest – ($2.99 $1.99) – The kingdom of Aventana is under attack by a demon cloud known as the Horde. Many legends tell of its destructive power and how it devoures everything in reach. Will you become the hero Aventana needs? Download for iPhone and iPad here.

123QWERTY – ($0.99 free) – an iOS 8 keyboard that lets you customize the keys your way. There are 2 extra rows added above the QWERTY keyboard that house 10 blank keys, and you can customize these keys with your preferred symbols or phrases. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Oldies Radio+ – ($0.99 free) – an app for streaming over 100 Internet radio stations that play “oldies” music. The simple interface and support for background audio make this the go-to app for oldies fans or those looking for a little nostalgia. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

iCalendar – ($2.99 free) – its seamless, highly usable interface allows you to enter events very quickly and helps you keep track of your busy schedule. It integrates with your iCloud, Google, Exchange, Outlook, or Yahoo! account to provide you with the most convenient calendaring experience. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Block vs Block – ($2.99 free) – this well-reviewed Tetris clone features 16 blocks, 4 different speciality items, and a unique vs mode. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Cycloramic for iPhone – ($1.99 free) – this unique panoramic capturing app uses your iPhone 6’s (not 6 Plus) power adapter and internal vibration motor to spin your handset 360 degrees to automatically capture immersive photos. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Other apps still on sale:


Apple Store app – (free) – Apple updated its Apple Store app today with support for Apple Watch. Owners can now use their wearables to check-in to Genius Bar appointments, initiate an in-store pickup session and track their orders. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Amazon Instant Video – (free) – Amazon updated its Instant Video client for iOS today with the ability to control your mobile data usage settings and download quality settings, and watch videos in HD. Download for iPhone and iPad here.


Wings Remastered – ($4.99) – Cinemaware’s classic Wings! gets re-mastered in high definition with all its original missions, dogfights, story and gameplay! Relive the action, glory and seat of the pants daring of a WWI Allied fighter pilot! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Stella’s Journey – ($2.99) –  a fairy tale style adventure platform game about a girl who wakes up in a mysterious world after reading the first page of a strange book. You play as The Wind that will help her get past a wide variety of deadly traps, enemies, and physics-based puzzles in diverse and handcrafted environments. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Battledots – ($0.99) – an intense, fast-paced strategy game where you must attack the opponent while defending your base, and everything is done with dots. There are 15 dots to choose from, and each one has its own unique abilities that will aid or hurt you in battle. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Jurassic World: The Game – (free) – Bring to life more than 50 colossal dinosaurs from the new film and challenge your opponents in earth-shaking battles. Construct the theme park of tomorrow in this unrivaled build-and-battle dinosaur experience. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

VEGA Conflict – (free) – Stake your claim, command a powerful fleet, and wage epic war in space. Rebel against the VEGA Federation and explore a massive universe to extend your domain far and wide. Think you have what it takes? Conquer the void. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Skatelander – (free) – features stunning voxel art style with around 60 different characters and beautiful environments. Lots of crazy stunts and skateboards to set your wheels rolling. Show off your style of play by sharing videos with your friends. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Galaga: TEKKEN 20th Anniversary Edition – (free) – Take control of the fighters from Tekken as they join the world of Galaga for a frantic shooting game frenzy like you’ve never experienced! Fight back against the endless onslaught by swiping left and right to blow them to bits! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Remember that these 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 big down in the comments below!