$0.99 App Store Deals Roundup
Over the past few days, the App Store saw a number of mighty fine $0.99 price drops. Superb games like STREET FIGHTER IV VOLT (Review), SHADOWGUN (Review) and even World of Goo for the iPhone/iPod Touch are those that currently on sale for a buck. This roundup includes just over 20 titles, many of which certainly deserve a spot on your iDevice. So head on inside and check out the full list. And as always, don’t procrastinate as these deals aren’t likely to last very long.
We have added “FeiLong” and “Yun” to the roster!!
22 playable characters to choose from. Multi matching is never been so fun!
Street Fighter IV: Volt perfects the acclaimed iOS fighting game with the addition if WiFi support for V.S. mode. Players can now battle fighters on opposite ends of the earth for the coveted “World Warrior” title.
Street Fighter IV: Volt for iPhone is played in the classic Street Fighter 2D perspective with additional 3D camera flourishes. A unique four-button control system has been created, with a host of new special moves and features integrated into the gameplay system.
The year is 2350, and corrupt intergalactic corporations are the rule of law, hiring bounty hunters and mercs to do their bidding. The best of the best are known as SHADOWGUNS.
SHADOWGUN puts you into the role of John Slade, the galaxy’s most infamous bounty hunter. Your mission: hunt down Dr. Edgar Simon, maniacal genius and leader of his own mutant army. Infiltrate Dr. Simon’s mountain fortress and fight his personal guard of cyborgs, battle droids, and genetically-enhanced humanoids. Using state-of-the-art weaponry, ships, and the assistance of S.A.R.A.—Slade’s personal android assistant—SHADOWGUN combines intense tactical combat with 3rd person action.
World of Goo is MetaCritic’s highest ranked game OF ALL TIME, with a score of 98! Thank you to everyone who has supported us over the years.
Beautiful and surprising, the millions of Goo Balls who live in the World of Goo are curious to explore – but they don’t know that they are in a game, or that they are extremely delicious. This is the FULL award winning game, now on iPhone and iPod Touch. Drag and drop living, squirming, talking, globs of goo to build structures, bridges, cannonballs, zeppelins, and giant tongues. Mysterious Levels – Each level is strange and dangerously beautiful, introducing new puzzles, areas, and the creatures that live in them.
2D BOY, World of Goo, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
OUR BIGGEST, BADDEST FPS. FOR THE FIRST TIME ON THE APP STORE. Based on the bestselling console game from DICE, let the battle rage in the jungle, snow, and desert, in close-quarter combat, and in the air. Utilize intuitive controls as you destroy enemies with tanks and choppers in state-of the-art vehicular combat. Go all-out in full online multiplayer mode, and get a modern-warfare simulation for iPhone® & iPod touch® that’s second to none.
ENTER THE MODERN BATTLEFIELD
Your iPhone or iPod touch becomes the staging ground for the total Battlefield: BC2 experience. Track 14 single-player missions across 5 intensely detailed battle zones. Capture emplacements in jungle heat, arctic snow, and desert dust. Feel the adrenaline-pumping intensity of close-quarter combat and also unleash devastation from the air. It’s good to be Bad.
EA, BATTLEFIELD: BAD COMPANY 2, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
NOW WITH 2 NEW QUICK RACE TRIALS! Feed your need for the ultimate speed! Experience the high-velocity action and eye-popping visuals of the most awesome Need For Speed ever for iPhone & iPod touch!
NOW BEAT YOUR FRIENDS – ON ORIGIN
Burn rubber as you shift your way to the top of the leaderboards – only on Origin. Register to unlock exclusive cups, leaderboards and free NFS cash!
3 NEW LOCATIONS
Now whip through the trees of The Black Forest, the deserts of Abu Dhabi, and the waterfronts of Rio. Revel in the intense graphic quality of the Retina Display as you fight to the finish line.
EA, SHIFT 2 Unleashed, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
Blurring the lines between games and interactive art, Contre Jour welcomes you to a hauntingly beautiful world shaped by the interplay of light and darkness.
Use your finger to morph the landscape, propelling the mysterious creature Petit to safety. Pull, swipe, and tap gadgets such as tendrils, air geysers, and pulleys to complete clever puzzles. Set to a poignant orchestrated soundtrack from composer David Ari Leon, Contre Jour both delights and bedevils from start to finish.
Try your hand at managing an auto racing team!
Become the boss of your own team, training drivers and acquiring sponsors before conquering the Grand Prix! Develop new vehicles and parts, and customize them any way you like! Do you have what it takes to make it to the winner’s circle? No knowledge of motorsports is required to play!
Kairosoft Co.,Ltd, Grand Prix Story, – $0.99 (was $3.99)
Shoot to clear all the orange pegs from 55 sparkling levels in what msnbc.com calls one of the “top 5 most addictive games of all time.” Become a Peggle Master and pit your skills against over 40 Grand Master Challenges. Rack up bonus points and hit style shots that will make you smile for weeks.
Play the AD-FREE version of Words With Friends, the game more of your friends are playing than any other word game!
Experience for yourself why more than 20 million people are addicted to the word building, triple score seeking, chat bubble sending goodness of Words With Friends.
Newtoy, Words With Friends, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
Bumpy Road (Universal)
A love story on four wheels!
Spring is here and a couple in their autumn years have decided to go for a ride in their car just like in the old days. Bump the road with a simple touch to safely guide them on their trip and help them collect the memories of their past.
– A new and unique control method – Use the touchscreen to modify the ground and push the characters around.
– A feel good arcade game with a moving story – Discover the life of a family as you find memories while you play.
– Travel as far as you can in ”Evergreen Ride” or beat your best time in ”Sunday Trip”. Then sit back and relax as you enjoy the story in ”Memory Lane”.
– All the bells and whistles – Universal app, retina display visuals, achievements and leaderboards on Game Center!
Simogo, Bumpy Road, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
Jelly Defense (Universal)
Join the Jelly forces now and lead them to glory in this uneven and fierce fight against the invaders! Use your tactical skills and wisdom to tip the scales of victory in your favor in order to save the Diploglobe and the Jelly nation from the agressors! That’s right, you are their only hope – the one they call the liberator, the true leader, the Jelly savior! You are the hero they deserve! Just look at these poor little creatures. They trust you, they believe in you, they rely on you. Can you refuse those big faithfull eyes (or eye)? You’re really their only hope!
Infinite Dreams, Jelly Defense, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
The award-winning, best-selling videogame is now available for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad!
Help Maxwell acquire the Starite by creating any object, bringing it to life and using it to solve each challenge. Let your imagination run wild in this groundbreaking puzzle game. Summon to life a ‘colossal, winged car’ or a ‘shy, frost-breathing, robotic hippopotamus’! If you can think it, you can create it. It’s the perfect game for the casual player looking for fun and extensive replay with unlimited solutions and different outcomes. Or, the Scribblenauts fan wanting the complete Maxwell experience.
Warner Bros, Scribblenauts Remix, – $0.99 (was $4.99)
European war 2 is a new style strategy game on the background of WWⅡ(Super Risk).In the game depending on troops you can compete for territories such as lands,cities and oceans,further for resources,develop economy and military,conquer enemies’ capitals and destory the enemies.There are 28 European countries including more than 200 land and sea areas,you can choose 12 countries from the Axis Powers and the Allies while enjoying kinds of game modes.
During the game you need to operate and distribute the three basic troops reasonably which include soldiers,tanks and artillery.(Soldier troop with high yields but general attack,tank troop with high attack and continue action when complete destroying the enemies,artillery troop attacks soldier troop and tank troop while they cannot strike back),judge on the current situation correctly at any time for the AI is outstanding.The attributes of arms are different from each country.For example,the tank of Germany is most powerful but with high price,the soldier of Soviet Union is cheapest,the navy of Britain is best.
EASY Inc, European War 2, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
Join Lara as she ventures deep into the jungles of central America in search of the Mirror of Smoke, a powerful artefact from a lost age. Whoever wields this item has the power to rid the world of light, and hold the future of humanity in their hands. But now fate hangs in the balance, with the Mirror in the possession of Xolotl, the God of Darkness – Lara and Totec, the Guardian of the Mirror, only have until sunrise to defeat him, or the world will be plunged into an age of darkness!
Your mission: Help Chipster save his friends, save the world…Stop, drop, and roll right into an action-packed world of luscious sweets in this cute, free-falling thrillride: Chocohero!
Smoresdom, the land of treats and chocolate, is in danger! Cakems, guards of this sweet kingdom, hold the adorable, innocent Chocobits as prisoners. Enter Chipster, the wobbly chocolate hero! He rolls right in to help his Chocobit friends escape.
Simply tilt your device left and right to guide Chipster as he rolls down to save his friends. Bump the Cakems to crumble them and free the Chocobits!
Com2uS Inc., Chocohero, – $0.99 (was $1.99)
Great Little War Game HD (Universal)
GLWG is the hit 3D turn-based strategy game that everyone’s talking about. With a unique comical style and plenty of laughs and excitement, you’ll keep coming back again and again for “just one more go.”
Take command of your army and battle the foe on land, sea and air but be sure to make wise decisions as you go. You want to deploy your soldiers to take full advantage of the higher terrain, natural choke points, ambush spots and defensive walls. Get it right and the bad guys will lose to your superior strategy skills.
Rubicon, Great Little War Game HD, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
Pack your bags and choose your avatar! It’s time for a vacation to San Francisco! Take part in the Big City Adventure treasure hunt. It’s your job to find thousands of items spread across some of the city’s most famous locations, such as Alcatraz and Golden Gate Bridge. Discover interesting facts, earn fun mementos, and dominate your friends in multiplayer!
Big Fish, Big City Adventure – San Francisco, – $0.99 (was $1.99)
Are you the next Roger Federer, Ronaldo or Michael Jordan? Put your sporting skills to the test with Flick Champions HD. Choose your nation, take part in eight different sports and become the ultimate sporting god. Play in one-off exhibition matches or take on a tournament challenge to get to the top. Got a friend that thinks they are a better player? Play one-on-one or in a 16 player tournament and find out who the most valuable player really is!
Chillingo, Flick Champions HD, – $0.99 (was $2.99)
Run for cover as the original, award-winning turn-based strategy game WORMS™ hits the App Store!
With a selection of single player battles, up to 4 player multiplayer mode and plenty of ways to customise your team, Worms™ is high on entertainment and replay value!
Medici is an award-winning board game (“Euro game”) from designer Reiner Knizia that you won’t want to put down!
Become a member of the infamous Medici family in Renaissance Italy and compete to see who can make the most money in a no-holds-barred three day bidding war. Take turns opening crates on the dock, then auction them off to the highest bidder. At the end of each day, Florins are paid out to the merchants with the most valuable shipments and who have shipped the most of each commodity. The player with the most money at the end of the three days is the winner!
Codito, Reiner Knizia’s Medici, – $0.99 (was $1.99)
System Status is the ultimate application for monitoring and optimizing your device’s performance. It provides information starting from the most basic device status parameters such as battery and disk usage, network connections and carrier information, and ending with advanced system data such as kernel version, memory page statistics, routing table, system log and CPU cache information.
Moreover, you can use System Status to release the system memory, get notified when your device is fully charged, or browse the system log to see if something is going wrong on your device.
Techet, System Status – device activity monitor, – $0.99 (was $1.99)