Today’s Best Apps features the most promising releases from the last 24 hours. Thousands of apps get approved by Apple daily and we hand-select what we think are the new potential gems that we’re considering for review each day.

Universal:

Snail Bob by Chillingo Ltd ($0.99, 187.4 MB): Guide Snail Bob though 60 engaging levels, collect hidden stars, and more in this adventure game. As you collect stars you will unlock hilarious portraits and sculptures. You need to use your reflexes to finish each tricky level.

Grow Away! by Chillingo Ltd ($0.99, 44.0 MB): It’s veggies versus monsters in this casual arcade game. The objective of the game is to stop the hungry monsters from invading your land. You must catapult items at them and pound them with produce before it’s too late. Stop the oncoming forces from reaching your barricade and plowing through it.

Stunt Star: The Hollywood Years by Three Phase Interactive Pty Ltd ($2.99, 29.7 MB): Crash, explode, catch fire, and crash till you get it right in this insane game. Stunt Star is a casual physics-based stunt game for iOS. You must complete each stunt successfully to progress. There are 16 vehicles that you can unlock and master in the game.

Tentacles: Enter the Dolphin by Microsoft Corporation ($0.99, 183.3 MB): Lemmy is now inside the body of a mad scientist. It is up to you to get Lemmy to safety while avoiding obstacles, surface hazards, and battling eyeball creatures. This platformer features great animated 3-D graphics, intuitive controls, and challenging boss fights.

CinemaNow by Best Buy Co., Inc. (Free, 4.6 MB): Download the CinemaNow app and rent or buy movies on your iDevice instantly. The app lets you search for a title and then allows you to instantly download it. There is no subscription price involved. The app is only available for the USA and Canada.

AOL ON by AOL Inc. (Free, 20.5 MB): Access videos of all types with AOL ON. The app allows you to watch videos from Reuters, Entertainment Tonight, and Martha Stewart. You can view recipes for dinner, short funny clips, and a lot more.

Wantster by tigidi corp. (Free, 11.4 MB): Create and manage lists of things that you want with Wantster for iOS. The app allows you to follow other people and view what they want. You can snap a photo of an item and instantly import it to your profile. Get the app so your friends know what to gift you.

iPhone:

Bigture for iPhone by The Clockworks (Free, 4.6 MB): With Bigture, children can create images and share them with the world. The image will then be critiqued by professional designers and other children. The app allows you to view all of the artwork you submit in one place. You can also comment on other pictures and give stickers.

Ordinary Days – Journal by ordinaryFactory ($1.99, 3.5 MB): Ordinary Days is a unique take on journal apps for iOS. The app gives you a Twitter or Facebook client feel. You can choose to add quotes, photos, text, and todos to the journal. The app allows you to use swipe gestures to read any of your posts. The app offers multiple themes as well.

That’s it for today. Did we miss anything?