California based Mention Mobile announces today Trivia With Facebook Friends 1.2, for iPhone and iPod touch, will be available for free as they celebrate the final weeks counting down to the debut of Trivia Friends on the Facebook platform. Taking a unique and creative approach to the trivia game genre, Trivia with Facebook Friends mixes fast-paced trivia challenges with one of the world’s most addictive pastimes: Facebook-ing.
Berzerk Ball 1.0.4 will be available for Free effective June 28th, in a limited time promotion on Openfeint’s Free Game of the Day. Berzerk Ball is a simple arcade/action game. Players must smash Comeau, the “geek” across Berzerk Land. Touch the aim and strength meters at the right time to maximize the velocity at which you smash the geek into Berzerk Land, while using the arrows to grab items for extra propulsion. Compete with other players online and achieve the longest geek flight in history.
To celebrate the Top-10 iTunes ranking from AppZapp for iPhone on the Italian App Store, ConIT AG today announced that for a limited time, AppZapp HD is now on sale with a 50% discount. AppZapp actively points you towards new Apps in the App Store, compels Top-Lists and highlights Apps that have just been reduced in price or offered for free. Keep track of your favourite Apps and seller with the help of the price, news and update alerts.
British developer Big Ideas Digital today announced that their second iPhone game, Say What You See: The Collection 2.1 has achieved over 600,000 downloads through the Apple App Store in May. Say What You See: The Collection, a free-to-download game, involves spotting themed pop culture references in a beautifully hand-painted scenes. Each scene featuring 50 puzzles is downloaded separately, so that players only have to acquire the iCanvases for subjects that spark their interest.
To celebrate White Cane Week, Massachusetts based Ananse Productions today announced that Stem Stumper 1.2 is going to be on sale in the App Store. Stem Stumper is a innovative bilnd accessible iPhone puzzle game. It is built from the ground up to be enjoyed by both the iPhone’s burgeoning blind community and fully sighted players around the world. Stem Stumper is fully integrated with VoiceOver, Apple’s builtin screen reader for iOS devices.
Roe Mobile Development today celebrated the two year anniversary of Smart Recorder’s initial release as a mobile utility, as well as the app’s recent expansion onto the Mac App Store. Users can quickly take time-stamped text notes while simultaneously recording audio which can be saved and reviewed afterwards. The app’s note taking and recording functions employ a number of innovative tools aimed to help users take and review their collected content as easily and quickly as possible.
Neon Play, the UK based mobile games studio, has released an iPhone application entitled Royal Wedding 1.1 to complement the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The app contains biographies and news articles about the couple, their history and the royal wedding. There is also a gallery with over 100 beautiful photographs from top royal photographer, Ian Jones. The story of their engagement and all the key details about the wedding and the venue is also featured.
Warsaw based mobile games SID On today announces the recent release of Color Me !!! Easter Edition 1.0.2 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch just in time to celebrate the Easter Holiday. In fact, Color Me !!! Easter Edition will be made available for free for one day only on April 15th to help ease the pain of tax day and prepare users to celebrate Easter in style. The app is specifically designed with simplicity and ease of use in mind to ensure that it stays accessible to young users.
Virginia based Vito Technology is celebrating their 10th birthday by releasing a huge update for one of their educational apps GeoWalk and running a big contest together with CultofMac. GeoWalk was developed specifically for both adults and children curious about far away places, great people, and the most amazing living creatures and plants. Vito has a lot planned for the coming year, the main direction of development being high quality educational apps for iOS and Mac OS.
PJS-Coding, S.L. announced that Further Beyond Fighting, the merciless 3D fighting game for iPhone and iPod touch, has won a “Holiday App Award” at ComboApp. Further Beyond Fighting is a one-of-a-kind game app. It combines stunning 3D imagery with fast, supercharged fighting action. To celebrate this great success we are dropping the price of Further Beyond Fighting for four days. This special offer will be available from February 17th to February 20th.
UK based MeYuMe are celebrating the Asian New Year by making their iPhone App, Asiad Puzzle, Free for the next two weeks. Asiad Puzzle is a delightful yet challenging match 3 game for iOS. A la Bejeweled, players must match three formation pieces in a row. Featured are advanced graphics, 3D characters and sound simulations of sport events in the 16th Asian Games. High scores and medal tallies are recorded for each player in iOS Game Center or on the OpenFeint leader boards.
Vancouver based ComboApp today announces that they have begun taking nominations for their 1st annual Holiday App Awards to celebrate and reward standouts amongst this winter’s new seasonal app releases. Consumers and developers alike will be able to nominate and vote on their favorite Christmas and holiday apps in seven specific categories throughout January. These new applications and utilities include Christmas and Holiday themed releases, as well as apps suitable for use year-round.
The Times Square Alliance and Countdown Entertainment, organizers of Times Square New Year’s Eve, along with their partners, Toshiba and Livestream, have launched the first official Times Square Ball App, specially designed for Apple and Android mobile devices. The free app is designed to put you in the middle of the legendary New Year’s Eve festivities in Times Square, no matter where you are in the world.
San Francisco based XiMAD studios today announces the release of two new BooksAlive titles just in time for the upcoming winter holidays. Created specifically for the iPad, Twas The Night Before Christmas HD, and The Twelve Days of Christmas HD are both Christmas themed interactive stories books geared toward children. Both of these titles were developed to bring the timeless joy of these classic Christmas Stories vibrantly to life so that they may be enthusiastically enjoyed by young audiences.