Good day folks, welcome again to another installment of Jaxov's Weekly Top iPhone App Deals. We are sincerely hoping that you folks had a great Thanksgiving holiday spent with your loved ones. We are also hoping that you guys were able to avail great deals during last week's Black Friday. Well if you missed out on some great app deals this Black Friday, you will be happy to know that it is not yet too late to get yourself some brand-new apps at steal prices. You read that right, there are still tons of deals which can be found on the App Store which is still pretty much an extension of the Black Friday that went by. This is this week's Top 10 Must See iPhone App Deals of the Week.
Top 10 Must See iPhone App Deals of the Week
General consensus says that dragons are some of the most badass mythical creatures ever put on the mainstream media. Dragon Slayer is a game that sounds exactly as its namesake, you get to hunt towering, vicious dragons. You get to challenge massive dragons, wyverns, and reptiles as you traverse the map of the fantasy realm. In battling these mythical beasts, you can cast deadly spells, equip magical gauntlets, cloak armor, and pets. The graphics are pretty amazing and is fully optimized for both Retina and 16:9 widescreen displays. It's another GLU game though so expect in-app purchases although downloading the itself is free. Good way to pass the time for sure.
Price Drop: FREE (New App)
Gameloft is known to put out games which are heavily "inspired" (if not downright copied) by other popular franchises. However, they undoubtedly put out quality titles despite of such fact. Heroes Of Order & Chaos is a multiplayer online battle arena title (or MOBA) which should be pretty familiar for fans of Defense of the Ancients (DOTA) mod of World of Warcraft III and the ever popular League of Legends. In this game, you get to choose between 30 unique and varied Heroes, from melee bruisers to devastating wizards. Through each round, you can develop and upgrade your skills and equipment to lay waste on your enemies. You can choose to fight solo or in multiplayer mode on two types of maps (3v3 or 5v5).
Price Drop: FREE (New App)
OneTuner Pro is basically a radio player for your iOS device. With this app you can choose the channels you like most, listen to the music and talk shows – and the best thing is, unlike other popular radio apps, there is no subscription fee or anything. OneTuner Pro can help you discover new music from other countries, listen to the news in your language from all over the world, you may also create your personal audio news channel by listening to the news from your Twitter and Facebook accounts with iSpeech virtual newscaster. The app spans widest choice of music genre like Top 40 Hits, Blues, Chillout, Christian, Classical, Coutry, Dance, Easy Listening, Electronic (House, Techno, Trance), Goth, Indie, Jazz, Latin Music, Heavy Metal, Musicals, New Age, Pop, and many others.
Price Drop: $1.99 -> FREE
Calendar productivity apps are quite dime-a-dozen these days when it comes to the App Store. However, it can be quite a daunting task to look for the best one which will suit your needs and preferences. Awesome Calendar is an app that will help you keep things in schedule and organized. You have access to features like Google task synchronization, multiple calendar control, month, week agenda, half-week, day and list views, elegant Photo album calendar, grouping of to-do tasks option, weather information display, passcode lock, and other awesome features. This is actually a 3 app in 1, so you are sure to get the best value for your App Store money.
Price Drop: $4.99 -> $0.99
Back heydays of the old-school arcade scene, one of the most popular titles is definitely Namco's Dig Dug. I Dig It basically takes the classic gameplay of Dig Dug but adds its own unique spin at it. The result is pretty much a game that will keep you occupied for quite a while. Using onscreen analog controls, you just dig downwards while picking up valuable minerals. When your cargo haul is full, you will be aided by your rocket boosters to get back on the surface to sell your spoils in order to buy upgrades, refuel, repair or pay your mortgage. It might seem like a straightforward game at first but you should know that a fair bit of strategy is involved as well because you will need to plan your digging routes and purchase upgrades carefully.
Price Drop: $0.99 -> FREE
This app claims to transform your iPad and iPhone into a designer timepiece. As far as alarm clock apps go, this one is definitely a looker. You have access to 10 beautifully rendered faces, each with their own unique features and colors to choose from. Chronografik boasts one of the most versatile alarm clocks on the App store. Even if you accidentally close the app. Chronografik will play a preset alarm and send a notification to alert you that your alarm went off! Not feel like waking up yet and want to have a bit of snooze? Then you will definitely love this app's Shake To Snooze feature. It also has other functions like Weather, Countdown Timer, Smart Power, Retina, and many others. FREE only for a limited time.
Price Drop: $2.99 -> FREE
If you are aching for some sci-fi space shooter, then you need not to look any further. Galaxy on Fire 2 is the award-winning space shooter that set a new standard for sci-fi gaming on the App Store. In this app, you get to explore a vast galaxy with over 20 star systems and more than 100 individual planets and space stations. You also can create 30 customizable spaceships and hundreds of different weapons systems, power-ups and commodities, so there are some nice RPG elements involved. The visual quality is top-notch with detailed 3D models, hi-res textures and breath-taking Special FX. As for the sound department you have 3D sound, orchestral soundtrack and full voice-acting. Get it now while it is offered for FREE.
Price Drop: $4.99 -> FREE
Here's another console-quality offering from famed iOS developer Gameloft. For the uninitiated, BackStab is like Assassin's Creed if the protagonist is actually a pirate. Yes, this looks like the lovechild of the Assassin's Creed Series and the Pirates of the Caribbean. If you are fans of both series or craving for some console style action, then you should definitely consider getting this title for your iPhone. Gameloft is known from bringing quality games to the iOS such as N.O.V.A. and Order & Chaos Online, yes they lack innovation and originality but they sure do make up for quality and polish. Get this game for just a buck for a limited time only.
Price Drop: $6.99 -> $0.99
As far as controversial games go, Carmageddon is definitely high on the list. When the game was released in 1997, video game protesters were certainly up in arms pursuing the belief that video games corrupt the world's youth. What triggered the outrage was the involved violent gameplay mechanic where you run over pedestrians for power-ups. Carmageddon is now available in the iOS and you can now take part in the insanity that it offers. While the graphics and controls have certainly aged, you can't deny that fun factor that this game represents. With 28 dangerously deranged opponents, 11 wildly exhilarating environments and 36 satisfyingly violent levels, it's all worth the asking price.
Price Drop: $3.99 -> $0.99
While it certainly gets the job done, one can say that the iOS's Safari web browser sometimes just doesn't cut it. Not saying that it is terrible but if you want more features and options, you will be left wanting. Fortunately, there are many third-party browsers which you can install on your device. Take for example the excellent Mercury Browser Pro. It is a full-featured, desktop style browser which have functions like the ability to download and view files, change user agents, adblock option, private mode, and many others. As far as customization options go, Mercury Browser Pro will surely not disappoint. It is also blazingly fast which is always a plus.
Price Drop: $0.99 -> FREE
So there you have it folks, the best iPhone app deals you can find in the iTunes App Store for this week. Be sure that you grab them fast because these offers are all available for a limited time only. See you next week for another list of top iPhone app deals.Contact Us for News Tips, Corrections and Feedback