App Store Turns 1 … Reveals Favorite Apps

appstore1yrOur favorite virtual candy store, aka the App Store, will turn 1 come July 11, 2009. Who would’ve thought that in such a short time span, over 50,000 apps would make their way onto the iDevice? While plenty of these are include useless fart, puke and other silly applications, we have come to bear witness to some excellent games that rival or even surpass those on the DS and PSP. To celebrate this 1 yr anniversary, Apple has released their 30 favorite Game and Non-game apps.

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Needless to say, choosing 60 from the tens of thousands of quality apps to highlight the App Store’s birthday is no easy task. Personally, I think the list is pretty good, and will surely vary for each individual you ask. So what’s missing for you? For the complete Birthday Bash list, click here.

Zen Bound Gets More Love

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Chillingo, one of the most notable and well liked publishers at the App Store, has hit TMA with some details and screenshots for the soon-to-be released 1.2.1 update of Zen Bound. Developed by Secret Exit, Zen Bound is a truly unique gaming experience and one that must be played to appreciate the beauty (and simplicity) of the game. Fans of this critically acclaimed title will be happy to know that the update includes a whole new tree called ‘The Tree of Nostalgia. This will be subdivided into four thematic groups: Childhood, Old Days (1920s or so), 50s Sci-Fi and Retro Gaming.

If you’ve yet to try Zen Bound, there is a lite version available for all to see what they’ve been missing. Also, be sure to check out our review of this one of a kind game. Screenies and more update info after the break.

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Zen Bound in Review – Freakin’ AmaZEN! + 1 Promo Code!

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This may be my last review here at TouchMyApps.  I don’t know if I need to play any other game again.  Seriously, I don’t think I’ve ever been able to write as simple a review as this.  Basically, all I’m going to tell you is that you must get this game, you need this game, there is no excuse to not get this game.  It is BY FAR the best game on the iDevice to date.  No questions in my humble opinion, and no competition.  It may in fact be one of the best games I have ever played!!!

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