Here are some of the finest free applications, application updates and new applications that have actually landed in the App Store just recently.

App Store

All app prices are USD as well as conditional. Some amounts might expire rapidly, so get them while you can.

Apps Now Free

Effects Studio [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Effects Studio provides basic image editing features with powerful effects and easy to use in mind.

Dragon Portals HD [iPad; Now free, down from $5.99] Venture into the Dragon Portal and help Mila save the world!

Photo Eraser for iPhone – Remove Unwanted Objects from Pictures and Images [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Photo Eraser is an easy-to-use image editor to remove unwanted objects from your photo, such as date stamps, watermarks, text, building or anything else.

Heavy Metal Thunder – The Interactive SciFi Gamebook [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] A thrilling journey across the darkest regions of space.

Frontier Heroes – A Planet H game from HISTORY [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99]Explore five exciting eras of American history through dozens of mini-games and experience what it was like to expand the boundaries of the American frontier.

Leonardo – Photo Editor with Layer, Selection and Mask [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99] Universal Photo Editor with support for Layers, Selection, Masks and of course filters, effects and other tools.

ShipAntics: The Legend of The Kiki Beast [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99]Welcome to the world of ShipAntics, a fun-filled puzzle adventure game mixed with crazy cartoon action, stuffed to the gills with weird and wonderful characters!

Try to translate [OS X; Now free, down from $2.99] very useful Mac App. The main purpose to help you quickly translation.

Form [OS X; Now free, down from $79.99] Form is a new approach to interaction design and prototyping.

New and Notable Apps

Checkpoint Champion [iOS Universal; Free] It’s time to burn rubber! Put your driving skills to the ultimate test in a series of fiendish 10-second challenges!

Crossy Road – Endless [iOS Universal; Free] Why did the Chicken cross the road? Why did the Pigeon leave THAT there?

BattleMage [iOS Universal; $0.99] Evil has begun to creep from the darkness, approaching the villages and threatening the kingdom.

Snapped for Snapchat [OS X; Free] Snapped is the ultimate Snapchat client for your computer.

Updates you don’t want to miss

Hanx Writer [iOS Universal; Free] Behold, Hanx Writer, created by Tom Hanks. Hanx Writer recreates the experience of a manual typewriter, but with the ease and speed of an iPad and iPhone. Version 1.1 brings the following changes:

  • The Hanx Writer is now available on iPhone! Take advantage of the unique features on your iPhone and iPad and use your favorite Hanx keyboards in your other apps!
  • This update includes support for Hanx Writer on iPhone as well as various bug fixes and improvements.

WunderStation – Weather from your neighborhood [iPad Free] WunderStation brings you rapid-fire current conditions, forecasts, and historical weather data from any weather station in Weather Underground’s network of over 45,000 personal weather stations. Version 1.1 brings the following changes:

  • Indoor temperature and humidity are now available and for station owners with those sensors (Note: for privacy reasons, these measurements are only viewable by a station’s owner when signed in)
  • New Webcam widget to show a station’s associated webcam
  • Streamlined the Add Station process
  • Redesigned infographic for Sky Conditions widget
  • Indicators for extra sensors and missing sensors, as well as a count of how many of each widget you have active per station
  • Robust weather glossary
  • Caught and exterminated a metric ton of bugs
  • Substantial performance improvements

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