Discover, cache, and play YouTube videos anytime, anywhere with AppBank’s TubeBox. We also have a game that requires you to hack into a mysterious organization’s computer system, and a physics puzzler that will have you saving helpless creatures.

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iPhone:

Batata Creatures ($0.99 → Free, 26.0 MB): Help the little Batata Creatures escape the lab they are imprisoned in through a test tube in this physics puzzler. You’re able to guide the creatures around the screen by bouncing them off of your finger. Try to collect all of the stars in each level to earn a perfect rating while avoiding the many different obstacles and falling out of the screen. The game includes five worlds, 75 levels, 10 hidden tokens to discover, and five secret levels to unlock.

Batata Creatures is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 9 ratings.

Universal:

TubeBox ~ Perfect Player for YouTube ($0.99 → Free, 14.7 MB): Discover, cache, and play YouTube videos anytime, anywhere with this powerful video player. You’re able to browse through YouTube’s categories to discover new videos, or you can search for something specific with keywords. The app includes a wide variety of playback options, along with the ability to cache videos for offline viewing or share them via your favorite social networks. If you login with your YouTube account, you can also manage your videos and playlists. TubeBox also includes background support, and seven wallpapers to choose from or the ability to import your own.

TubeBox ~ Perfect Player for YouTube is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 709 ratings.

You 4 Prez ($0.99 → Free, 20.4 MB): Find out which president you’re most like by answering a series of crude, rude, and shrewd questions with this entertainment app. It includes a short form quiz in case you’re feeling lazy, and a long form quiz for those looking for the most accurate results. At the end of each quiz, the app will come up with the president you’re most like and explain why. The app also includes achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

You 4 Prez is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

Hack RUN ($1.99 → Free, 3.1 MB): This adventure game requires you to hack into a mysterious organization’s computer system to uncover their secrets. You’ll be required to use “old school” command prompts to dig deeper into the system, and you’ll be rewarded for discovering new information. The game includes more than 50 levels, a list of your achievements, and tips and tricks in case you get stuck.

Hack RUN is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 1410 ratings.

The World Clock ($2.99 → Free, 79.0 MB): Find out what time it is anywhere in the world with this travel app. It allows you to search for any city in the world, and then instantly view the time difference along with the location’s GMT, next daylight saving time transition, sunrise and sunset data, and coordinates. The app also includes a time converter, an interactive world map, the ability to create alarms, and nine clock designs in the iPad version.

The World Clock is available for free today only (10/17). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1094 ratings.

iPad:

Scrap It: Summer Time HD ($0.99 → Free, 212.9 MB): Add a special touch to your favorite summer time photos with this digital scrapbooking app. It includes an insane amount of stickers, paper styles, ribbons, letters and numbers, and word art items to choose from. Each item can be moved, resized, and rotated via multitouch controls. You can also add photos from your own library and apply a variety of effects to them, and add your own custom text. The app also includes a layer manager, the ability to view multiple scrap pages as a slideshow, and the ability to share your creations via Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, or email.

Scrap It: Summer Time HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 25 ratings.

Tyype HD – gesture based text editor with Dropbox support ($2.99 → Free, 16.1 MB): A gesture-based text editor for iPad. It allows you to quickly move the cursor and text around the screen with natural multitouch gestures. It also provides quick access to commonly used functions like cut, copy, paste, undo, and redo via a dedicated row of buttons at the top of the keyboard. The app also includes a word and character counter, full screen mode, Dropbox integration, AirPrint support, multiple font styles and sizes to choose from, and the ability to share your work via email.

Tyype HD – gesture based text editor with Dropbox support is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 13 ratings.

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