Compete in epic air combat matches in Atypical Games’ Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders. We also have an app that can be your personal database for just about anything, and a hidden objects adventure game set in the Wild West.

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iPhone:

iDatabase ($0.99 → Free, 18.8 MB): A highly customizable productivity app that can be your personal database for just about anything. You’re able to choose from 22 different database templates or start from scratch. Even if you choose to go with a template, you can still modify its fields later on. Each database can be sorted in a vast number of ways, or you can search for something specific by keyword. You can manually reorder and modify items within databases as well. The app also includes passcode protection, the ability to share and duplicate databases, and Dropbox support for data backups.

iDatabase is available for free today only (08/22). It has a 3-star rating with a total of 151 ratings.

Universal:

Icons of Sports Word Challenge Pro ($0.99 → Free, 33.1 MB): Find out how well you know your sports icons with this trivia app. It includes four categories: basketball, football, baseball, and soccer. In each game you’ll be presented with a series of sports players, and you must correctly guess their names using the letters provided to you. Lifelines are available to you in case you get stumped. String together correct answers to score bonus points.

Icons of Sports Word Challenge Pro is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

Hungry Lizards ($0.99 → Free, 47.1 MB): Help Spike and Lizia consume as many bugs as possible before the sun goes down in this arcade game. Bugs will pass through the screen at random. It’s up to you to tap to jump at just the right moment and tap again to unleash your lizard’s tongue. Some bugs will earn you points, some will cost you, and others will increase your multiplier. You’re able to choose from three different modes, including cooperative or competitive multiplayer via Bluetooth or Game Center. The game also includes 10 levels, 10 bosses, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Hungry Lizards is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 91 ratings.

Starry Fly ($0.99 → Free, 17.2 MB): Fly through the night collecting stars in this distance game. You’re able to control Starry and her wand with just one hand. Drag the wand around the screen collecting only stars that match the color of its net. If you ram into the creatures of the night or collect the wrong stars, your speed and power meter will decrease. Run out and it’s game over. The game includes leaderboards via Game Center as well.

Starry Fly is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 33 ratings.

Army of Frogs HD ($2.99 → Free, 25.2 MB): This turn-based strategy game requires you to arrange frogs of different colors in order to be the first player to have at least seven of your own connected. During the game you take turns with your opponents placing frogs that are randomly chosen from the pool, which means that sometimes you’ll be placing your own frogs and sometimes you’ll be placing your opponent’s frogs. You can strategically place frogs so that even if it isn’t your own, you can block your opponent from leaping theirs into place. The game includes an in-depth tutorial, the ability to play with two to four players (human or AI), and achievements via Game Center.

Army of Frogs HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 232 ratings.

Bean Bag Kids present Little Red Riding Hood ($0.99 → Free, 50.4 MB): The Bean Bag Kids perform “Little Red Riding Hood” in this interactive storybook. The app includes three reading options, interactive 3D characters, scenes that can be explored by tilting your iDevice, and 12 puzzles to put together. You can also unlock biographies for each of the Ben Bag Kids by collecting all of the stars in each scene.

Bean Bag Kids present Little Red Riding Hood is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 120 ratings.

Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders ($4.99 → Free, 447.8 MB): The ultimate WWII air combat game for iOS. Hop into the pilot seat of historic, highly detailed planes and compete in aerial combat matches with players from all around the world. The collection of online modes is pretty substantial, with options like survival, last man standing, free for all, capture the flag, and team matches. If you’d rather take to the skies alone, don’t worry, there are loads of single player options and campaign levels as well. The game includes real world locations to fly over, accurate tilt controls, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. Additional planes and customization options are available via in-app purchase.

Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 5748 ratings.

iPad:

Golden Trails: The New Western Rush ($4.99 → Free, 174.4 MB): Sunnyvale’s bank has been robbed by crafty bandits. Play as Sherif Jack and solve the case in this hidden objects adventure game based in the Wild West. You must search every nook and cranny to discover all of the items in each scene. Accurate taps will be rewarded with bonus points, so stay focused and keep a steady hand. The game includes five maps, 32 locations, dozens of iconic characters to progress the storyline, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Golden Trails: The New Western Rush is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 328 ratings.

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