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 9 new games and several app and game deals to help get you through the long weekend!


Weather Line – ($2.99 $1.99) – a beautiful, highly accurate weather app with visual graph forecasts and state of the art rain forecasting down to the minute. Download for iPhone here.

Textkraft Pocket – ($3.99 free) – a professional writing app and document reader in one app. Open multiple files from your cloud or local storage and edit them, manage them, or start writing something new. Download for iPhone here.

PAC-MAN – ($6.99 $4.99) – Who can forget the countless hours and quarters spent outrunning pesky ghosts and chompin’ on dots? Now you can have the same arcade excitement in the palm of your hand! Guide PAC-MAN with easy swipe controls, a MFi controller, or kick it old school with the onscreen joystick. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Destructamundo – ($1.99 $0.99) –  a game of chain reactions and massive explosions. Set off a warhead and watch the fireworks as you cause as much widespread damage as possible by setting off long, winding combos that reach throughout the cosmos. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

TMNT Rooftop Run – ($3.99 $0.99) – play as Leo, Donnie, Raph, Mikey, or unlockable characters April and Casey Jones in this action packed combat runner with vehicle mode! Run, jump, fight and drive through New York’s endless cityscape as you rid it from the Foot Clan, Kraang, Dimension X and Baxter Stockman. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Pivvot – ($2.99 $0.99) – Pivvot is a thrilling game of strategic avoidance that will consistently test and challenge your ability to make quick, impulsive decisions. As the game progresses, you will have to rely on your instincts and problem-solving skills to navigate down the winding path for survival. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Yet It Moves – ($2.99 $0.99) – the definitive version of the award-winning puzzle platformer now on iOS. Tilt the world using intuitive touch controls to turn walls into floors, slides into platforms, and stacks of rocks into dangerous hazards. Navigate through a colorful paper collage world and unlock new levels by solving puzzles. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

iO – ($2.99 $0.99) – A physics platformer about size, speed and momentum unlike anything you’ve ever seen before! Grow, shrink, roll, leap and climb in this unique puzzler featuring over 150 challenging mazes one-of-a-kind gameplay that includes portals, inverted gravity, vehicles and more! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

StarMap 3D+ – ($2.99 $0.99) – a portable star atlas for beginners or advanced astronomers. Use StarMap 3D Plus to find the planets, stars, constellations, star clusters, galaxies, and nebulae visible to you based on your location and time. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Previously mentioned deals still going on:


No significant updates at this time.


The Top Spot – (free) – Choose “The Top Spot” in this unique and entertaining puzzle game! Tap to select the colorful spot on top then select the rest in order. It’s wonderful, relaxing, colorful, spot-tapping fun! Download or iPhone and iPad here.

Totome – (free) – a beautiful, backwards game of reflex timing, endurance, and immersion, with music from the composer of the original Crash Bandicoot and Jak & Daxter series; Josh Mancell. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Cartel Kings – (free) – Meet Max Muscles, Donnie Dollars and the rest of the Cartel Kings! They have really itchy trigger fingers, terrible dress sense and love stealing stuff. Guide them as they blast their way through the city, taking out the bad guys and blowing stuff up in the hunt for cash, treasure and even bigger guns! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Flite – (free) – Tap your way up through the spinning shapes and obstacles, and collect as many stars as you can. Simple one-touch game controls make it easy to play, but difficult to master! How high can you fly? Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Goat Higher – (free) – For generations goats have lived peacefully under the ancient tower. One day, one goat looked up and wondered what lay beyond the towering heights. One goat dreamed to… Goat Higher. Endless jumper. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Risky Rescue – (free) – a demanding arcade game which combines “snake” like mechanics with “fly gently” rules. Will you pass all the levels or will you set the new world record in endless mode? Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Shredmill – (free) – Not everyone loves to recycle… especially if you’re the one being recycled! This little stack of papers isn’t going down without a fight. Dodge blades, bounce pads, blocks and fans in this simple, but brutal one touch micro game! Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Battles of the Ancient World II – ($2.99) – a tactical simulation of some of the greatest and most important battles from 333 B.C. to 60 A.D.. Each of the 5 scenarios available features one of these great battles and players may play as either side. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Blockwick 2 Basics – (free) – a world of colorful, weirdly-shaped blocks. Unscramble the blocks to unite the colors. The game is packed with 144 easy puzzles and includes a sampling of the unique specialty blocks you’ll meet in the premium Blockwick 2 experience. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Remember that prices are subject to change at anytime, and be sure to let us know if we missed something major down in the comments below!