California based Appbackr today announces its biggest campaign ever for “Cowboys & Aliens: The Kids” app book for the Apple iPhone and iPad. The application is an educational app for children, 3 – 8 years, based on the new Universal movie Cowboys & Aliens. People who fund the app will receive 27% profit as the app sells in iTunes. The money raised in the campaign will support the apps worldwide distribution and the to build out the app for other devices.
UK based DemonStudios today announces Lead Wars 1.2, an important update to its real-life, turn-based war simulation for iOS devices. Lead Wars is a pencil and paper war game where skill is just as important as strategy. Each player controls a fleet of planes, tanks & artillery units around a hand-drawn battlefield on a piece of paper. Version 1.2 adds an all-new single-player campaign where players can rise up the Army ranks as they complete over 70 mini-missions, new standard maps and more.
The “Italiamac Giveaway” campaign has just been launched. The Italiamac community is giving away codes and coupons for free software via Twitter, with tweets during the day. Mac and iPhone users can download tens of free iPhone Apps and Mac programs each day through this initiative. Italiamac is the Number 1 Mac-related Community in Italy and it is the biggest Italian Apple-related news site.
Eltima Software launches a time-limited promo, during which one can buy the pro version of Folx download manager at the price the customer sets themselves. The offer is valid till July 7, 2011. Folx is a convenient and easy-to-use 2-in-1 Internet download manager and torrent client. It is much more reliable for downloading than a usual web browser, because Folx features auto-resuming of any interrupted download and prioritizing of the download tasks.
Facepuncher Worldwide today announces CastleAbra, their new funny, epic and beautiful game debuts as a Kickstarter project. CastleAbra will be a traditional first person, point and click exploration game in the style of such classics as Shadowgate and Myst. A magical tale that centers on the heartache of unrequited love. But promises to set itself apart with a comedic style that ranges from subtle and sophisticated to zany and broad. To be released on Mac, PC and handheld devices.
Participant Media, Paramount Home Entertainment, Expanded Apps, and Libros Publishing Group, announce “Super School,” an iPad application specifically created as an engagement tool for the Social Action Campaign for Waiting for “Superman.” Super School takes users through five school periods in a virtual classroom, each of which informs them about the growing problems in the U.S. education system through short videos, articles, and even classic games like memory match and word search.
Vancouver based ComboApp LLC announces the launch of an advertising campaign on TechCrunch consisting of informative banner advertisements for the developers’ multitude of available mobile application bundles. Each banner will be threaded through to a unique Landing Pages that details the individual application bundles in greater specificity. ComboApp is optimistic that the sophisticated and tech savvy demographic of users that TechCrunch attracts will respond positively to this campaign.