View real-time arrival and departure information for any airport in the world with Mobiata’s travel app, FlightBoard. We also have a ridiculous 2D platformer that has you crushing the undead as a giant pizza, and a pro-level photo editor.

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iPhone:

The Sims™ Medieval ($2.99 → Free, 62.5 MB): You don’t need to know a lick of Simlish to enjoy this medieval entry in EA’s popular Sims series. Create your very own medieval Sim and take on all kinds of epic challenges, or just go out for a relaxing day of fishing. The choice is all yours. You’re also able to deck out your very own living quarters with items earned just by playing the game.

The Sims™ Medieval is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 3251 ratings.

Talking Santa for iPhone ($0.99 → Free, 85.2 MB): Hang out with the big jolly man in the bright red suit with this interactive entertainment app. It features a fully interactive Santa that can be poked, slapped, fed milk and cookies, hit with a snowball, and tickled. Speak into your iDevice’s microphone and hear Santa repeat whatever you say. You can also create and send custom Christmas cards featuring Santa.

Talking Santa for iPhone is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 5584 ratings.

in:play ($0.99 → Free, 4.1 MB): A minimalistic and gesture-driven music player. Swipe down to access your entire music library, which can be broken down by genre, playlists, songs, albums, or artists. Tap to play, tap again to pause, or swipe left or right to change the tracks. You can also quickly add music to your custom playlist by tapping with two fingers. The app includes media controls at the bottom of the screen, two themes, and AirPlay support.

in:play is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 30 ratings.

Smack That Gugl ($0.99 → Free, 18.8 MB): A whack-a-mole type game where you must smack Gugls as fast as possible while avoiding the sickly looking ones. If you miss a bunch of Gugls or smack too many sick ones, the game is over. The game includes two modes, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Smack That Gugl is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 7188 ratings.

Garmin Fit ($0.99 → Free, 5.3 MB): A fitness app from Garmin that allows you to track your walking, running, and cycling stats. To help Garmin Fit accurately measure your workouts, you’ll first need to enter your height, weight, age, and gender. Then choose an activity and start your workout. When your workout is over you’ll have the opportunity to add notes, review your stats like distance traveled and calories burned, and share them via Facebook, Twitter, email, or SMS.

Garmin Fit is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 148 ratings.

Stickman Cliff Diving ($0.99 → Free, 5.5 MB): Take a stickman cliff diving by controlling his jump and kick in this casual game. Your performance is rated by five judges who analyze your every motion. The game includes cliffs as high as 125 meters, different jump types, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Stickman Cliff Diving is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 16516 ratings.

Universal:

Snapseed ($4.99 → Free, 24.5 MB): A pro-level photo editor that allows you to enhance, transform, and share your photos while on the go. It includes a wide variety of features that will allow you to make quick adjustments or tinker around for a while, including auto correction, crop, tune, filter, frame, and straighten. Edits can be applied with great precision since the app includes gesture and multitouch controls. Photos can be saved to your library, printed via AirPrint, or shared via Facebook, Twitter, email, or Google+.

Snapseed is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 4402 ratings.

FlightBoard – Live Flight Departure and Arrival Status ($3.99 → Free, 14.1 MB): This travel app turns your iDevice into an arrival and departure board. The app covers over 16,000 airports and 1,400 airlines worldwide. You’re able to browse through airports by name, city, country, or code, or you can allow the app to find the nearest one. Tap on any of the arrival or departure listings to view real-time status, gate, terminal, and aircraft information, all of which can be shared via Twitter, Facebook, SMS, or email.

FlightBoard – Live Flight Departure and Arrival Status is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1358 ratings.

Pizza Vs. Skeletons ($0.99 → Free, 384.7 MB): A ridiculous 2D platformer where you get to control a 25-foot-tall pizza and smash through hordes of undead. You’re able to control your pizza using tilt and touch controls. Roll over your enemies, demolish entire structures, smash into the ground to flip over anything that can harm you, and basically do whatever is necessary to keep rolling along safely. The game includes 120 levels, three challenges in each level, loads of pizza customization options, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Pizza Vs. Skeletons is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1671 ratings.

iBlast Moki HD ($4.99 → Free, 18.3 MB): An adorable physics-based puzzle game where you must get your Moki from one end of the level to the other by using bombs and other tools available to you. The game includes seven worlds, 85 levels, a level editor with the ability to share your own creations online, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

iBlast Moki HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 344 ratings.

Geek Quiz ($1.99 → Free, 42.8 MB): Put your nerd knowledge to the ultimate test with this trivia game. It includes more than 300 questions from categories like technology, science fiction, video games, and space. It also includes five modes, including local multiplayer, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Geek Quiz is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 92 ratings.

iPad:

Talking Santa for iPad HD ($2.99 → Free, 81.7 MB): Hang out with the big jolly man in the bright red suit with this interactive entertainment app. It features a fully interactive Santa that can be poked, slapped, fed milk and cookies, hit with a snowball, and tickled. Speak into your iDevice’s microphone and hear Santa repeat whatever you say. You can also create and send custom Christmas cards featuring Santa.

Talking Santa for iPad HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 3430 ratings.

Fera HD for Facebook ($1.99 → Free, 14.4 MB): Experience Facebook on your iPad in a whole new way with Fera for Facebook. Fera’s tab-based UI provides you with quick access to Facebook’s most important items and content no matter which orientation you prefer browsing in. It also includes all kinds of handy features like multiple account support, push notifications, bookmarking, history, the ability to download entire photo albums, chat, and language translation.

Fera HD for Facebook is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 1484 ratings.

Scrap It:Christmas HD ($0.99 → Free, 268.5 MB): Add a special holiday touch to your favorite photos with this digital scrapbooking app. It includes a large number 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:Christmas HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

Smack that Gugl for iPad ($0.99 → Free, 24.9 MB): A whack-a-mole type game where you must smack Gugls as fast as possible while avoiding the sickly looking ones. If you miss a bunch of Gugls or smack too many sick ones, the game is over. The game includes two modes, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Smack that Gugl for iPad is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 11 ratings.

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