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 app deals and some great new games to help get you through the weekend.
Kotoro – (
$1.99 free) – This is a classic atmospheric puzzle game about color mixing based on the rules we all learn as children. Your objective is simple: Become a certain color by mixing with others. Unfortunately it hasn’t been updated for iPhone 6/6+, but still worth grabbing for free. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Blox 3D World Creator – (
$2.99 free) – lets kids create beautiful worlds with simple taps, from giant windmills to craggy castles and desert islands teeming with life. Add animals, humans and birds which walk around and interact to watch your world come alive! Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Partyrs – (
$2.99 free) – Thirty cheerful creatures are having a party. Beginning with a funny music-loving alien to a lazy elephant: Some pretty funny guys are invited. They are all fond of a great party and it’s your task to host it. You can make the party a success by using your logical thinking and making everyone feel comfortable. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
DataMan Next – (
$1.99 $0.99) – your weapon against overage. In just a glance DataMan tells you if you’re safe from busting your data cap. Never worry about overage again. And now you can use DataMan on your Apple Watch, optimized with just the right amount of information, right on your wrist. Download for iPhone here.
SketchPartyTV – (
$4.99 $0.99) – SketchParty TV is a team game like Pictionary or “Win, Lose or Draw”, and up to 8 players per team can join in on the fun. Just connect your iOS device to your Apple TV using AirPlay, and you can play on the big screen. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
7 Minute Workout Challenge – (
$2.99 $1.99) – Researchers have selected 12 exercises that are performed for 30 seconds with 10 second rest intervals. This high-intensity training with little rest results in higher daily metabolism and is the equivalent of working out for over an hour – for only slightly longer than 7 minutes. Download for iPhone here.
Other great deals still going on:
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Overcast: Podcast Player – (free) – the popular podcast app was updated today with a redesigned Apple Watch app that now features up-next controls and faster launching. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Oczilla – ($0.99) – Welcome to Oczilla – The Mutant Octopus, a new kind of tower defense game. Simply touch & hold on left or right side of the screen to rotate the octopus. Use octopus’s legs to destroy enemies. And use collected DNA, gems and eggs to evolve your mutant octopus. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Fruit Ninja Academy – ($4.99) – Join the Fruit Ninjas in an exciting adventure through jungles, temples and ancient ruins! The curious (and hungry) pig Truffles finds himself in a sticky situation, so Katsuro and his friends must journey to find the Lost Tablets of Fruitasia to rescue him. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Hyper Skate – (free) – Behold! A super addictive skating arcade experience! Tap and hold on the left side to duck. Tap on the right side to jump/hi-jump. It’s as simple as that, but how fast can you master it? Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Catch The Rabbit – (free) – A mischievous rabbit has stolen all the golden fruits, try to catch the rabbit by jumping from platform to platform without falling! Collect fruits to unlock new animals. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Anodia 2 – (free) – While staying true to the first instalment’s praised gameplay quality, Anodia 2 brings all new levels with a modern design and art style to the brick-breaking genre. Anodia 2 introduces new user experience concept that we call ‘Just Play’ — simply hit the Play button, have fun and get the best high score. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Moldicide – ($1.99) – A hand-illustrated action anagram puzzler. You play as Chao the janitor, who, along with his sidekick, the Italian cappuccino machine Mr. Ernesto, try to save the world from the terrible Moldies. Download for iPhone and iPad here.
Keep in mind that prices are subject to change at anytime, so you can’t wait to take advantage of a sale. Also, be sure to let us know if we missed something major down in the comments below!