Price Drop: 10 $0.99 iPhone and iPad apps to pick up for the weekend
Just in the time for the weekend, we present you with 10 apps that have dropped in price to $0.99 and are worthy of an app spot on your crowded springboard. The list includes one of the best TD games on iOS – Kingdom Rush HD (TMA Review), an overlooked but remarkable RTS in Z The Game (TMA Review) and everyone’s favorite line drawing game, Flight Control HD.
And if you haven’t already, don’t forget to check out our Deals ‘O the Day post from yesterday. Plenty of apps there are still showing as Free on the App Store. Full $0.99 sale roundup after the break.
Kingdom Rush HD (Universal)
The acclaimed action fantasy defense game is now available for iPad in High Definition! Get ready for an epic journey to defend your kingdom against hordes of orcs, trolls, evil wizards and other nasty fiends using a vast arsenal of towers and spells at your command!
Fight on forests, mountains and wastelands, customizing your defensive strategy with different tower upgrades and specializations! Rain fire upon your enemies, summon reinforcements, command your troops, recruit elven warriors and face legendary monsters on a quest to save the Kingdom from the forces of darkness!
The WWE arcade game fans have cherished for decades is back and better than ever! WWE WrestleFest delivers classic WWE action in 2-D. The faithfully recreated experience is complete with current day WWE Superstars like John Cena and Randy Orton, as well as iconic WWE Legends like Jake “The Snake” Roberts and “Macho Man” Randy Savage, all poised to compete in a variety of popular match types within several well-known arenas. In WWE WrestleFest, players may also challenge themselves to win a series of championships on the Road to WrestleMania and engage in multiplayer action.
THQ Inc., WrestleFest Premium, – $0.99
Flight Control HD (iPad Only)
You’re an air traffic controller at an increasingly busy airport: just touch and drag aircraft to their landing zones. Sounds easy? You’ll need nerves of steel and smart strategy to keep the chaos under control! Flight Control HD has been especially redesigned for iPad, with all the iPhone content plus new ways to play, new maps and new graphics. It’s insanely addictive – easy to start, but impossible to stop, so get it now and find out what everyone is raving about!
Firemint, Flight Control HD – $0.99
SAMURAI BLOODSHOW (Universal)
Introducing Samurai Bloodshow, the tower defense/trading card game from SEGA!
Take command of an army of Samurais and fight to rule Japan. Grow your ranks and craft your deck with new and rare cards won in each battle. Fight against your friends to see whose army reigns supreme. Ready? Let the bloodshow begin!
SEGA, SAMURAI BLOODSHOW – $0.99
Z The Game (Universal)
“Z”, the classic Real Time Strategy Game by the Bitmap Brothers remade for iOS. Fans of this classic strategy title are in for a real treat. Everything is in here from the terrific comedy cut scenes to the frantic game play making this is the definitive version of Z.
•Z is a real time war game played in a totally free environment.
•A breathtaking race to capture territory and resources. Crush your enemy before they overpower you.
•Z has six types of Robot soldiers each with their own individual personalities.
•Robots perform up to 40 different actions, armed with rifles, machine guns and antitank missile launchers.
•Twenty challenging levels set on five planets each with a unique terrain ranging from Arctic waste to lands of fire and lava.
•Lots of hardware for you and your soldiers to control, ranging from three types of tanks, jeeps, repair vehicles and armoured personal carriers to field guns and missile launchers.
•Capture and control installations including factories manufacturing robots and vehicles, radar and vehicle repair facilities.
King Cashing: Slots Adventure (Universal)
Mixing the slots machine genre with RPG elements, the game features:
– 2 game modes: Classic Adventure and Survival Mode
– Random drops from enemies
– 45 weapons with varying qualities
– 9 unique weapons! Can you find them all?
– 3 dark weapons! The best in the game, but very hard to get!
– NO In App Purchase
– Game Center support with 4 leaderboards and 50 achievements
– More than 55 unique monsters
Productions Multimage, King Cashing: Slots Adventure – $0.99
Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer (Universal)
Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer, is the first officially licensed deck building card game for iOS. Play alone or with friends to battle against the Fallen One for honor and victory. Conceived and designed by three Magic: the Gathering tournament champions, Ascension will provide hours of engaging and strategic game play for enthusiast and experienced gamers alike.
•1st officially licensed deck building game for iPhone and iPad.
•Over 50 beautifully detailed cards, hand drawn by Eric Sabee.
•Full asynchronous support for multiplayer online games.
•Play against multiple A.I. opponents using varied strategies.
Playdek, Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer, – $0.99
Your PC or MAC in your Pocket!!
Go everywhere with your iPhone/iPod and have full access to your PC or MAC.
This is the ONLY remote desktop app that streams smooth, high-res video and audio from your PC or Mac, allowing you to interact with your PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, Quicken, and other applications. Access your PC or MAC programs, games, multimedia content, and files over Wi-Fi and 3G/4G networks. Go everywhere with just your iPhone without having to carry your computer!
Splashtop, Splashtop Remote Desktop – $0.99
Find out where your money goes! Plan your budget and savings. Enjoy the fastest way to track daily expenses using a comprehensive one-screen view of your finances. Improve your skills with a unique, game-like feel.
✔ Quick start with autobudgeting mode
✔ Multiple accounts and currencies
✔ Add transactions in couple of seconds – just drag a coin from the account you want to charge into an expense category
✔ The fill level and color of each expense category instantly shows where you’re overspending
✔ Reminders of upcoming bills & recurring transactions
✔ Financial goals help you save money for things you’re dreaming about
✔ Subcategories provide details on exactly how you spent your money
SMS Services, CoinKeeper – $0.99
Write 2 – Retina-Ready Notes App (Universal)
Write 2 is an ultimate note taking, writing & markdown editing app. It utilizes all of its great features to give you the best experience while typing on your iPhone, iPod Touch, & iPad.
What you can do with Write 2:
★ File, folder & full-sext search + find text within a file
★ Print wirelessly
★ Sync with Dropbox
★ Do the fastest typing ever with auto text & TextExpander
★ Use another iPhone/iPod Touch as an external keyboard using the FREE WriteMate app.
★ Synchronize your text (.txt) & markdown files between your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Windows, Linux, BlackBerry, Android, or any devices via Dropbox (automatically/manually)
★ Download, edit, and back up plain-text and markdown files from your Dropbox
★ Type & read in full screen without any distraction
Daniel V.W, Write 2 – Retina-Ready Notes App – $0.99