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Today's Best Apps: Wiggle Web, Monsters Invade: Oz, Leaping Legend And More

The App Store takes delivery of hundreds of new apps per day. The overwhelming scene makes it possible to easily overlook an exciting game, valuable productivity suite, etc. However, we have a solution. Today’s Best Apps tackles this problem by providing you with a handpicked and tested list of apps that are truly worth your consideration each and everyday. Remember: Even though in-app purchases typically require your iTunes Store password for processing, you can further prevent them and other unauthorized actions by enabling local restrictions using the passcode locked iOS parental controls.

iPhone:

Wiggle Web by Big Fish Games, Inc ($1.99, 47.9 MB): This family-friendly physics-based puzzler stars Boris the spider, who's simply craving a buffet of tasty flies. As you should expect, Boris plans to string out a web for capturing his meal items. Help Boris weave each sticky net by slingshoting him around the area, allowing the string to droop over the several hook nodes. The more efficiently you complete the task, the better the score. Basically, soar passed as many nodes during every single jump as possible. The game features adorable 2-D graphics, charming soundtrack, 100 levels spanning five worlds, star rating and points system, plus trophies and trophy room. A trial version is available.

Universal:

Monsters Invade: Oz by LittleBox (Free, 48.5 MB): Take a trip back in time and to another universe with this quirky retro-style RPG. After being pulled into the world of Oz, you, a curious and courageous young girl, must complete quests while traveling down the Yellow Brick Road to break the Wicked Witch's spell and return home. Along the way, creepy monsters will randomly attack but, thankfully, your own monster friends are there to lend a hand. Train and command them well and nothing shall stand in your way. The game features beautifully colorful hand drawn graphics, wonderfully composed action-influenced dynamic soundtrack, more than 100 monster to collect and utilize, power-ups, over 60 quests, Game Center leaderboard and achievements, as well as single finger control with a reflex-type turned based combat system.

Leaping Legend by Everplay (Free, 12.7 MB): In this action-packed endless climber, you've chosen to accept the dangers of storming the castle wall to save the imprisoned maiden. Collect your sword, shield, coins, and other useful objects while running and leaping passed the many hazards on the path to becoming a great hero. Once you've accumulated enough wealth, purchase new attire and power-ups to aid your journey. Those who are extra skilled shall also be able to complete the several side objectives and claim additional rewards. The game features cartoony graphics, upbeat chiptunes, humorous dialog, eight power-up items, 11 character skins, dual thumb controls, as well as Game Center leaderboards and achievements.

iPad:

Wiggle Web HD by Big Fish Games, Inc ($2.99, 80.8 MB): This family-friendly physics-based puzzler stars Boris the spider, who's simply craving a buffet of tasty flies. As you should expect, Boris plans to string out a web for capturing his meal items. Help Boris weave each sticky net by slingshoting him around the area, allowing the string to droop over the several hook nodes. The more efficiently you complete the task, the better the score. Basically, soar passed as many nodes during every single jump as possible. The game features adorable 2-D graphics, charming soundtrack, 100 levels spanning five worlds, star rating and points system, plus trophies and trophy room. A trial version is available.

Twister Remix by Nemesys (Free, 52.7 MB): Play the classic family-friendly party game any time and anywhere, but in a table-top challenge of hand stressing excitement. Instead of contorting your entire body, this competition involves stretching, bending, and interleaving fingers. Playing on a face-to-face virtual board, the two opponents will fight over the colored spaces as clearly visible instruments are provided at the corner of the screen. Even better than the original game, Twister Remix makes it nearly foolproof to know when someone fails, and scores automatically. All else is up to you. The game features 2.5-D graphics, two player matches, unlimited scoring, three board themes, two board configurations, as well as adjustable board (dot) size for various difficulty and optimization for both iPad and iPad mini. NOTE: Disable multitasking and accessibility multitouch gestures because they will likely interfere with play.

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