Seattle based Spiderweb Software, Inc. announced today their return to their epic creation, to tell a story of imprisonment, rebellion, and the struggle for freedom against overwhelming odds. Avernum: Escape From the Pit is the first chapter in an Indie fantasy role-playing saga for the Macintosh, the tale of desperate exiles and their battle for survival and a land to call their own. There, you are expected to die, a victim of starvation, horrible monsters, or simple despair.
Dutch Independent gamestudio Vlambeer will release Ridiculous Fishing, an iOS sequel to their popular debut title Radical Fishing in the nearby future. Ridiculous Fishing will have new gameplay mechanics, more powerful weapons, exotic locations, over the-top upgrades, monsters and treasures. To tackle the technical and artistic challenge of creating an iOS game about fishing with rocketlaunchers, Vlambeer teamed up with Zach Gage and artist Greg Wohlwend.
Corpus Collusion today announced The Dream Log for iPad – the world’s first anachronous neuro-rhythmic interpolator. This stylish journal provides six luscious backdrops to inspire imaginative thought and pair with preconscious musings. For both creative writers and dream recorders alike, thirteen delightful chimes can wake users from slumber. The Dream Log is available today from the iTunes App Store for the surreal price of $1.99 (USD).
North Carolina based Baked Ham Games today announces an iTunes giveaway sweepstakes to promote their upcoming release of Otto the Otter, a completely new children’s book app for the iPhone, iPad and iPad touch. Sweepstakes entries are totally free and anyone can enter at the Otto the Otter Website. The mobile app will provide electronic access to the hardcopy book. This new app will provide multiple modes for children to interact with the book, including narration in paid versions.
Fortunate Bear today announces Illuminate 1.0 for Mac OS X. Illuminate allows users to find the right window right when they need it. It does this by providing three ways to find windows: a graphic window switcher so users can search by sight, a quick switch feature to bring up a window by typing part of its title, and full text search to find windows containing the given words or phrases. Illuminate also provides extensive and customizable shortcuts, so everything can be done via the keyboard.
ComboApp Marketing and Publishing agency’s Holiday App Awards have finally come to a close and winning applications have finally been announced to the public. After a month of lively competition that saw over 500,000 app lovers cast votes for their favorite winter apps, champions in seven specific categories as well as an overall Grand Prize winning App have emerged. The Holiday App Award’s seven nomination categories have each won a full Post-Launch app marketing package from ComboApp as well.
The winners of the 2010 Best App Ever Awards have been announced in the third annual competition honoring the best iPhone apps and games released in the iTunes App Store. Sponsored by 148Apps, the voting saw an amazing 496,000 votes cast by app users from all over the world. Votes were cast for a variety of iPhone and iPad apps in categories covering iOS applications and games.
The Third Annual Best App Ever Awards nominees have now been announced and the voting is open. Sponsored by 148Apps, this is the third annual competition for iPhone OS Application achievement awards to recognize the best iPhone apps and games in the iTunes App Store. The goal is to help publicize the very best apps available, not just the best-selling apps. The nomination process lasted just under a month and saw 87,138 nominations for 2,891 different apps submitted to the site.
Just in time for the holidays, newPCgadgets today announces a 3 day sale on their hot selling Smartphone Coasters. This sleek and attractive stainless steel stand compliments any setting to provide an easily accessible base for your phone. The Smartphone Coaster holds most cell phones and Smartphones. With guaranteed delivery before Christmas now is the time to find out why over 10,000 satisfied iPhone owners can’t live without their Smartphone Coaster.
Washington based SlothMedia, LLC announces KosmicMathHD-Family and KosmicMath Lite HD version 1.3 for iPad. KosmicMath captivates children to master their math tables. Along with many enhancements, this release expands the Kosmic Math HD iPad product suite to include 5 new single player, single grade offerings. Improved game flow allows users to directly access all modalities of the entire program, jumping between grade levels and challenging themselves to any one of over 25 levels of play.
Vancouver based ComboApp today announces a discount its 3D Coloring Book for Kids app for the iPad that is effective immediately. Created specifically for the iPad and designed to encourage children’s artistic development, 3D Coloring Book for Kids will be on sale until September 7th. True to its namesake, 3D Coloring Book for Kids offers users the ability to draw in three dimensions rather than two, allowing them to rotate and move original content around within the app.
SortaPrecision Technologies will be unleashing Monsters Love Gum for iPad this September. The long awaited multi and single player game combines the classic charm of Hungry, Hungry Hippos with a contemporary quirkiness that only SortaPrecision Games can deliver. The title Features High-performance 2D graphics, Meticulously crafted and polished gameplay, Challenging single player action, 4 weapon types, Leader-boards, Achievements and Hidden Bonuses.