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The best deals on the App Store this weekend

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 15th, 2017



That's another week all wrapped up, which means it's time to take a look at all of the great discounted games cropping up on the App Store this week. You can find all of these titles on the cheap throughout the weekend. We highlighted a few tempting indie deals earlier this week, but let's see what else has received a price cut.

The best new games we played this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 14th, 2017



This week welcomed a lot of new games to the App Store, but how do you tell which ones are worth your precious time? We've done all of the heavy lifting for you to highlight the best of the bunch. It's another fine mix of quality games that are sure to please even the pickiest of gamers. Let's dig in.

4 awesome apps that turn everyday chores into a game

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 13th, 2017


Self-improvement sounds easy on paper, but it's a lot tougher to actually execute. A large part of that is motivating yourself to get off the couch or step away from whatever may be your time-waster of choice and get stuff done. It's easy to become a lump, but now that the weather is steadily getting warmer you might have renewed energy to take on some of those projects you've been meaning to do.

There are a bunch of helpful apps that can get you started on the path to betterment. Here are five of the best apps that turn daily drudgery into fun games.

The best deals on the App Store this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 8th, 2017


Another weekend means another App Store bargain roundup. This week didn't disappoint, with another diverse range of games receiving hefty discounts. These are the best games you can pick up on the cheap through Sunday.

The best new games we played this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on April 8th, 2017



All right, so this week may have been sparse as far as new releases go. We're looking at it as an opportunity to catch up on titles that fell to the wayside during the past busier weeks. That doesn't mean, however, that there aren't any new games to play at the moment. As it's the weekend, it's time, once more, to take a look back and check out the best games that launched over the last few days.

The best new games we played this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 31st, 2017



The indie excitement earlier this month has died down for the most part, but there were still a number of fun new games out this week, including some exciting mobile exclusive entries of famed video game franchises. This week we tried out an open-world GTA-inspired title, a pretty puzzler, and two mobile entries from some familiar big names. Quite a few surprises snuck their way onto the list this week, showing that you can find quality in the most unexpected places. Let's take a closer peek.

The best deals on the App Store this weekend

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 31st, 2017

It's the weekend, which hopefully means blissful free time to devote to games, games, and more games. The App Store has quite a few discounts running through this weekend that you would be sorry to miss. There are some more experimental indie games that are completely free for the next few days, and Asmodee is still running their discount on a number of their digital board games. Let's explore, shall we?

4 smart and stylish puzzle games like TypeShift

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 27th, 2017
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TypeShift launched a little over a week ago, offering some puzzling new challenges for word nerds equipped with an iOS device. Created by Zach Gage, the mind behind Spelltower, TypeShift boasts, like its predecessor, a sleak design and some very smart puzzles. TypeShift isn't alone though. If you're looking for more slick mobile puzzle games, why not try one of these other games?

The best deals on the App Store this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 25th, 2017



Deals, deals, deals. We're all about a good bargain here on 148Apps, and luckily this was another fine week in App Store discounts. There's a big board game sale happening right now, and a few fine indies are still discounted through the weekend. You'll regret missing out on some of these sales, but we're here to help. Here are the best discounts in iOS games right now.

The best games to play while you wait for Mass Effect: Andromeda

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 17th, 2017


Mass Effect: Andromeda arrives this coming Tuesday and people are getting understandably antsy. There's a whole weekend standing between us and a brand new Bioware adventure. What's a geek to do? Well, you could certainly give these fine mobile space operas a try. They've got beautiful worlds to explore and are some of the best video game experiences around.

Here are the best indie games that debuted on the App Store this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 17th, 2017


The App Store has been running a pretty spectacular promotion of indie games over the past few days, featuring a selection of indie games quite prominently on the storefront while releasing a brand new indie game each day. The promotion is running until Monday, but Apple's come out to say that they'll continue to feature indie games in their own section moving forward.

As the week winds down, let's take a look at all of the lovely games that launched in the promotion thus far. There's a good mix of fast-paced arcade hits, RPGs, roguelikes, puzzlers, and more.

The best spring cleaning apps

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 16th, 2017
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Here in the U.S., we've completed our admittedly stupid ritual of moving the clocks forward an hour as Daylight Saving Time began this week. You still might be recovering from that lost hour of sleep (time travel is an odd thing, isn't it?), so the last thing you want to think about is cleaning. But now that the sun is staying out longer it's very well time to start preparing for spring cleaning. No one ever actually wants to do chores, but these handy apps should at least help streamline the process.

The 4 best city building sims like Bit City

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 14th, 2017


NimbleBit released Bit City just yesterday, a voxellized clicker game disguised as a city builder. The game is filled to the brim with cute little buildings to collect in its bright and cheerful world, but perhaps you want to see what else is out there. There are quite a few fine city builders out on mobile if you want to explore. Here are five of the best.


The App Store shows indies some love with these amazing discounts

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 14th, 2017


It's indie mania over on the App Store this week, as Apple's releasing a new indie game each day. Meanwhile you'll find a bunch of hit indie games going for a steep discount in celebration of the event. If you want to score some indie games on the cheap, now's your chance. Here are all the games that are joining in the App Store indie party.

The best new games we played this week

Posted by Jessica Famularo on March 12th, 2017



It's the weekend, but there's no time to rest just yet. The past few days saw a bunch of new games out on the App Store. We've got the sugary-sweet hack-a-thon Beglitched. And Raw Fury quietly trotted out Kingdom: New Lands.If those don't strike your interest, there's an arcade number and a post-apocalyptic platformer, too. Let's jump in, shall we?