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 picks include several deals—some old, some new—on premium apps and games that you absolutely don’t want to miss.


Goat Simulator – ($4.99 $1.99) – Gameplay-wise, Goat Simulator is all about causing as much destruction as you possibly can as a goat. It has been compared to an old-school skating game, except instead of being a skater, you’re a goat, and instead of doing tricks, you wreck stuff! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

2-bit Cowboy – ($0.99 free) – There’s a new sheriff in this 2-bit town: you! And you’ve got a lot of work to do. Tackle challenges, earn rewards, track down bad guys, and find hidden loot. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Peek Calendar – ($2.99 free) – a quick and simple to use calendar for your iPhone. It is designed to be glanceable and intuitive. Peek presents the essentials in a easy to understand manner, without overwhelming you with data you might not need for an on-the-go experience. Download for iPhone here.

Where To Go Pro – ($2.99 $0.99) – No matter if you need to find the closest bar, grocery store, pharmacy, taxi firm or historical point-of-interest, WhereToGo is the app you need. It works globally, has over 500 location types and even provides turn-by-turn directions to your chosen destination. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Umbrella – ($1.99 $0.99) – in a space overrun with simple interfaces, Umbrella takes minimalism to the next level. This weather app’s main focus is to tell you if you’re going to need to take an umbrella with you on your way out the door. Download for iPhone here.

Card Wars – ($3.99 $1.99) – loop the Pig! It’s Adventure Time CARD WARS! Play the game inspired by the Adventure Time episode, “Card Wars”! Summon creatures and cast spells to battle your way to victory. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Toca Nature – ($2.99 free) – Shape nature and watch it develop. Plant trees and grow a forest. Raise a mountain and enjoy the view. Collect berries, mushrooms or nuts, and feed the different animals. Nature is magic. Toca Nature delivers that magic to your fingertips. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

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Flickr – (free) – Yahoo pushed out a huge update for its photo app today, bringing back auto-upload, a revamped interface, new filters, Instagram sharing and much more. Download for iPhone and iPad here.


Kindo – ($1.99) –  a fresh new medieval board game from the 21st century. Expand and fortify your kingdom to take control of the board. Defeat your opponent by capturing their king. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Calimero’s Village – ($2.99) – Based on the original cartoon art, players begin the game with Calimero around the main place of Hatchington. From there, you will be able to create houses for your friends, special buildings, roads to travel, crops to harvest, elaborate gardens and more. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Goat Simulator Goatz – ($4.99) – GoatZ is the latest official addition to the Goat Simulator universe, and is a fine contender for the dumbest thing to come from Coffee Stain Studios yet – GOATS AND ZOMBIES IN THE SAME GAME! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

EvoCreo – ($0.99) – Over 130 Monsters to Catch & Evolve! Explore a Massive Open World! No Energy Bars, No Waiting! Embark on a journey through the world of Zenith. Become the top Evoker by capturing and battling over 130 kinds of Creo! Test yourself in the Arenas, and work your way up to the Coliseum! On the way, you’ll be fighting the sinister plot of the nefarious organization, Shadow Hive! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Battles of the Ancient World I – ($2.99) – a tactical simulation of some of the greatest and most important battles from 331 B.C. to 9 A.D.. Each, of the 4 scenarios available, features one of these great battles and players may play as either side. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Dive for Honour: Cold War – ($3.99) – a realistic submarine experience during the Cold War. Take control over the nuclear class ship and develop your own unique strategy to defend your freedom. Experience the atmosphere of deeps in world-saving campaign or feel the thrill of multiplayer combat! Submerge, be ready for the pressure of silent hunt and stealth, then launch your torpedos to take down the enemy! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Legend of Grimrock – ($4.99) – a dungeon crawling role playing game with an oldschool heart but a modern execution. A group of prisoners are sentenced to certain death by exiling them to the secluded Mount Grimrock for vile crimes they may or may not have committed. If they ever wish to see daylight again and reclaim their freedom the ragtag group of prisoners must form a team and descend through the mountain, level by level. Download for iPad here.

Remember that prices are subject to change at anytime, so you shouldn’t wait to take advantage of a sale. Also, be sure to let us know if we missed something down in the comments below!