TouchMyApps is giving away 10 copies of Colodia’s iPhone and iPod Touch adventure game Secret of the Lost Cavern ($4.99). Previously released in episodes (4 in all), the developers have now offered the full version in a single game. Chiffan reviewed Episode 1 and found it enjoyable, giving it a solid Grab it rating. And for those of you new to the storyline, here’s the basic premise:
Strange symbols found while hunting remind Arok of an encounter with a charismatic traveler a long time ago. In order for him to find his long-forgotten friend, the most brilliant painter of Prehistoric times, Arok begins a long and perilous journey.
Play as Arok and enter a fascinating and bewitching Stone Age adventure. Learn about Prehistoric life, follow the path of your mentor and work with him to recreate the paintings of the renowned Lascaux Cave. Venture through a wild time and decipher the symbols left by our ancestors. Hunt, fish, cut stones, paint animated frescoes and take part in mysterious shamanist ceremonies to win your place among the Lascaux Cave artist tribe.
So are you an adventure games fanatic or simply enjoy solving a good mystery? If so, be sure to see how you can enter this giveaway after the gap!
TouchMyApps is giving away 4 copies of Zio Interactive’s recently released RPG, Axion. If you’re a fan of Action/RPGs like Zenonia 2 or Inotia: A Wandere of Luone, there’s a good chance you’ll dig Axion as well. Eric reviewed the engaging RPG several days ago and found it to be one of the better ones in the genre on the App Store, giving it a solid Grab It rating. So you want to score a copy and add another quality RPG to your iCollection? Full contest details after the gap!
TouchMyApps is giving away 3 copies each of Vito Technology’s Star Walk – 5 stars astronomy guide (iPhone/iPod Touch), Star Walk for iPad – interactive astronomy guide and Solar Walk – 3D solar system model (universal app – works on all iDevices). For those you into astronomy, the Star Walk app is one of, if not the best stargazing apps on the App Store (it was selected by Apple in their annual “Best Apps of 2009”)
Star Walk is your personal planetarium that can answer all of your curiosities about the sky! For anyone who is interested in stargazing, amateurs or professionals Star Walk makes discovering more than 9,000 stars, planets, constellations, and messier objects as beautiful and easy as it has never been before!
And if you wish to explore our vast Universe and see the different planets in 3D models, Solar Walk will fit the bill nicely:
Let’s find out more about our neighboring planets in the Universe, play around with them determining the speed of circulation, time, choosing a particular planet to become the center of the Universe, seeing the moons of Saturn, Jupiter, Mars and Uranus. The 3D model in the Solar Walk app is the exact reproduction of the real solar system.
So are you an aspiring astronomer or someone who’ve always wanted to learn more about our solar system? Well now you can with the Star Walk and Solar Walk apps. Check out the complete contest details after the break!
TouchMyApps is giving away 3 copies of EuroSmartz’s PrintCentral universal app ($12.99), arguably one of the most comprehensive and robust printing apps for your iDevice. Not only can you print all document types found on your device, it is also a documents manager as well (with ability to mount iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad as a hard disk on Mac/PC)
View, store & print email, attachments, documents, photos, contacts, web pages and copied items from Apps. Print either locally or using 3G/EDGE, using ANY document type and ANY PRINTER available for your Mac or PC. Combining all the great features from our printing App range. By the same company as “Print n Share”. Featured in the Apple “Office” iPhone TV commercial.
Note: Due to iPhone and iPad OS restrictions (Apple currently doesn’t allow for direct printing), a desktop client will need to be downloaded for the Mac or PC in order for you to take full advantage of PrintCentral. Want to win a copy of this printing app that works on both your iPhone AND iPad? Head on to the contest rules after the break!
TouchMyApps is giving away 3 copies of the newly released 1112 episode 02 [TMA's preview] AND a $15 iTunes Gift Card. This awesome sequel has already generated a considerable amount of buzz among its fans and the 1112 series is widely considered as one of best in the genre on the App Store. If you love adventure games, a good mystery and great hand-drawn visuals, you’re going to have a blast with episode 02.
Want to win 1 of 3 copies and a chance at the $15 gift card? Be sure to check out the complete contest details after the break!
TouchMyApps is giving away 10 copies of WindSolutions’ excellent CopyTrans 4 ($19.99), an easy to use and powerful software that will allow you to copy, recover or backup your iPhone and iPod Touch (other iPod models are also supported) content onto your computer. With CopyTrans, you no longer have to worry about losing all your iTunes data due to hard drive failure. In a few simple steps, users can transfer their entire collection of music, movies, podcasts, audiobooks and ringtones to any computer they wish (Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7). And if you prefer, there’s even an option to backup everything directly into iTunes. Your library will then be completely rebuilt along with years worth of personal metadata, such as playlists, artworks, ratings, play count, date last played, date added and more.
When it comes to backing up and restoring your precious iDevice data, you’d be hard-pressed to find a recovery tool as robust and powerful as CopyTrans. If you’d like save yourself any future hassles should your PC crash (or simply wish to transfer music and the like from your iPhone), be sure to check out the contest details after the break!
TouchMyApps is giving away 10 copies of Elite Platinum’s Budget Planner with Bill Tracking, a fully featured budgeting app that helps you keep track of all your income and expenditures (or quite simply, your spending habits). Unlike some of the similar apps out there that only project balances at the end of each month, Budget Planner actually forecasts a day-to-day balance of your account (multiple accounts between personal and business are supported), all of which is displayed via the calendar screen. The app also features: CSV exports, Pie/Bar Chart creation, Recurring bills (weekly, biweekly, monthly, bimonthly, quarterly), Currency Selector (over 100 countries) and much more.
Want to start balancing your budget now? See how you can enter this giveaway after the break!
Dontcha just love contests?!
TouchMyApps is giving away 10 copies of Red Conquest ($3.99), a highly enjoyable and fully featured RTS for the iDevice. Fans of John Kooistra’s earlier games (Blue Defense and Blue Attack!) and the genre will find hours of gameplay over single and multiplayer game modes (via Bluetooth or WiFi).
Red Conquest is a real-time strategy (RTS) game, set in open space. Experience the intergalactic war between the Blue and Red forces like never before!
Take command of your fleet with a user interface designed specifically for the mobile platform! Casual players of RTS games will appreciate the ease of managing their units with simple multi-touch controls, while RTS veterans will love the variety of advanced macro- and micromanagement options for tactical warfare. Conquer the Blue forces in this epic prequel AND sequel to the events in Blue Defense and Blue Attack!
The other good news is that an update (Episode 2) is on the horizon, with more content and even Internet Multiplayer to be implemented! So how to enter this sweet giveaway? Complete details on how to enter after the break!
eBattalion, developers of FLIP and Nanoids, are now running a contest where one lucky (and skilled) winner will take home an iPad. The rules are pretty straight forward: play their latest game Doodle Run and obtain the high score by surviving longer than your competitors. The longer you’re able to stay alive, the higher your score.
Run through multiple doodle themes, including Rain, Snow, Day, and Night. Grab a bazooka and mow down zombies and other dangerous obstacles. Jump into an oversized bullet and destroy everything in your path. Doodle Run is a pickup-and-play game that will have you coming back for more and more.
The iPad up for grabs will be the 16GB WiFi model and all scores must be posted before April 30th. If you’re not sick of doodle type games yet and buying the iPad come launch date is out of the question, picking up a copy of Doodle Run for $0.99 and trying your luck/skill could well be your ticket to owning one. Full contest rules after the break.
eBattalion, Doodle Run – $0.99
Update: Soma Games is also running an iPad contest with their game G: Into the Rain. Contest details can be found here
ChiffaN’s Comment of the Month (February 2010) – Spring is here and I’m dishing out a $10 iTunes Gift Card again!
Well, spring is here and it’s finally getting warmer. The birds are singing, the sun is shining and it’s time to wrap up the comments for the month for February. This month has been kind of slow on the comments part, maybe due to the enormous amount of activity happening on our recently opened forums.
You can find the winner of this month’s contest along with the recap of rules after the gap. And people, I encourage you to comment more and more! The amount of digging I had to do to find a suitable comment this month appalled me! Anyway, here we go!