The award-winning game Blowing from LNA Studio has found an enthusiastic market in the Apple App Store. The goal of the game is for the player to protect his or her digital feast from waves of attacking picnic crashers by blowing them away. By blowing on the iOS device’s microphone, the player is able to sweep away the hungry horde. To celebrate the game’s popularity among players and critics alike, for a limited time Blowing is being offered on sale as a thank you to its fans.
Companions 1.0 is currently featured as New & Noteworthy in the USA and Canada and Smuttlewerk wants to celebrate this fact with a little contest. Companions is a RPG, Dungeon Crawler mix and believe me, it is a huge game. Smuttlewerk Interactive would like to give all dedicated players a chance to win $333.00 (USD). To enter the contest it takes just a couple of simple steps while playing Companions. The contest ends on June 12th, 2011.
Tampa based Wattanasoft today announces Immersive French for your iPad and iPhone. Immersive French includes innovative features that take language learning to a new level of success. Advanced phonetic spelling gets students speaking correctly from the start; interactive multimedia aides the students learning process; unit reviews re-enforce vocabulary; and advanced intuitive sequential learning builds lessons progressively.
Moscow based Jury Shortki studios today announced the recent update of inShort 1.2.1 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This practical mobile planning utility allows users to build clear and concise process diagrams to help them visualize the consecutive steps that aught to be taken in order to complete even the most difficult of tasks. Users can manage every facet of their tasks, no matter how small, without ever loosing sight of the challenge they face as a whole.
PAN Vision today announces Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas is available on the Mac App Store. Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas is an addictive new physics-based puzzle game. Players take control of the four factions, each launching their minions as projectiles at opposing armies. Developed in partnership with Tactile Entertainment, PvNvZvP has reached the number 1 spot in the UK rankings and number 2 in the US rankings, has been featured by Apple in their Staff Favorites, and more.
Apress today announced it has published “The Business of iPhone and iPad App Development: Making and Marketing Apps that Succeed.” This 450 page guide instructs developers how to incorporate marketing and business savvy into the design and development process – giving an app the best possible chance to succeed in the App Store. Written by experienced developers with business backgrounds, this book will show developers the steps needed to get a new app noticed.
Written for teenagers by teenagers, Success Tips is a new iPhone app that motivates students to develop a personal system for doing well in school. The app takes the mystery out of how to academically do one’s best and makes it easier, and more enjoyable, to do schoolwork. Created by Risk Takers With Skill Company and published by the Niles Technology Group, Success Tips joins a growing family of successful educational apps.
Tampa based Wattanasoft today announces Immersive Spanish is being featured by Apple in the US App Store Education Category for the iPad. Immersive Spanish includes innovative features that take language learning to a new level of success. Advanced phonetic spelling gets students speaking correctly from the start; interactive multimedia aides the students learning process; unit reviews re-enforce vocabulary; and advanced intuitive sequential learning builds lessons progressively.
Flick Golf! for iPhone and iPad continues its worldwide success, reaching #1 in Sports in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, and top 5 Sports Game in most other territories. UK-based developer, Full Fat Games, is particularly proud of this worldwide success and has decided to extend its New Year offer, with 2/3 off on Flick Golf! for iPhone and 4/5 off on the HD version, Flick Golf for iPad.
iTech Developers introduced last Thursday, Dec/23/10, Fat Kiosk HD 1.0 for iOS, their new visualization app that adds the effects of weight gain and ageing to any frontal photo. Photos may be taken from the Gallery or camera, and shared using Facebook, Twitter, eMail, or SMS. Their tremendous success over the holiday had decidedly make them plan for future release of other similar apps in the coming weeks. They are looking for venture capitalists for the projects.
Kismetech LLC announces Inspired – Natural Wisdom and Audio Affirmations for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Written by Kari Hohne, Inspired is based on her experiences using the power of nature to coach individuals and organizations to reach higher productivity. To bring users closer to the nature, the concepts are provided with audio affirmations, tribal and earthy sounds that include drums, prayer bowls and chants.
Lucas Remmerswaal announces the release of The Tale of Tortoise Buffett and Trader Hare 1.3 for iPad users. This app teaches the good habits that fueled the success of billionaire Warren Buffett. Mr. Buffett’s values and principles are powerful and effective yet, as this story shows, are so basic and simple that a child can grasp them. Released just in time for Warren Buffett’s 80th birthday, The Tale of Tortoise Buffett and Trader Hare 1.3 was inspired by his life and success.
Big Mouse Media announced that after only two days in the iTunes Store, Plates!, their popular explosive food-tapping game for iPhone and iPod touch, was added to the ‘Hot New Games’ list by Apple. Plates! is a fast-paced game of kitchen mayhem in which plates of food zoom by on conveyor belts, while the player tries to quickly add the right sauce to each food. Big Mouse Media will release a major update to the title with new gameplay modes, achievements, sound and music options, and more.
RateWatch 1.9.5 is MF Software’s free app for iPhone/iPod touch that gives you a quick view of the latest key interest rates and a daily calendar of the day’s economic indicators. Keep track of Prime, LIBOR, and other rates – handy if you have a school loan or mortgage, or need the information for trading. The economic calendar gives you info on the day’s unemployment rate, GDP, etc. RateWatch is advertising supported leveraging Apple’s new iAd network.