You’re the Next Big Thing in Music with Pop Rocks World for iOS!

SwagSoft announces the release of Pop Rocks World HD – Music RPG Game 1.0 for the iPad. This engaging role-playing experience lets players live out the dream of becoming famous music stars. To celebrate its release, the app will be available for $1.99 USD with exclusive costumes and diamond rewards offered for free. This vast simulation adventure lets gamers perform shows, get customized outfits and cars, record albums, battle rivals and more to dominate the music industry right on iOS.

Mediakitchen Releases Explore and Learn Shapes App for Preschoolers

Mediakitchen has released a fun and friendly educational app, Explore and Learn Shapes 1.0, that introduces the subject of shapes to children aged 2 to 5. With lively Irish background music and full voice over and sound effects, the app features 8 shape games introduced by a friendly leprechaun by the name of Lucky. While reinforcing learning about shapes, this app enhances understanding instructions, recognition, naming, assessment of differences, counting, co-ordination, and more.

Sky Pirates Racing Launched Worldwide After Success on Local App Store

Following the recent test launch in Canada that propelled the game to the top three grossing spot in the Racing category, and into the Top 50 overall Free Apps on the App Store, Sky Pirates Racing 1.3 is now available globally for the iPad, iPhone, Amazon Kindle Fire and on Facebook, with Google Play for Android available next week. Developed by Fathom Interactive, Sky Pirates Racing is a 3D cross-platform multiplayer kart racing game where players compete in real time.

SchwanSongs Announces Whirlwind WordSearch, New Word-Search App for Mac

Independent software developer SchwanSongs Software announces the release and immediate availability of WhirlWind WordSearch 1.0, a new versatile word-search puzzle maker for Mac. WhirlWind WordSearch is tailored to create professional-looking word-search puzzles aimed at beginners or advanced puzzle solvers. Using Whirlwind WordSearch, the user can generate many puzzles from their own word sets, choose the difficulty and the size of the puzzle, and choose from a wide variety of built-in shapes.

AppClover Acquires Marketing Your App and Adds Matt Palmer as CMO

Giving appreneurs powerful new tools to make their mobile apps successful, AppClover today announces its acquisition of Marketing Your App, the acclaimed app marketing services company. Its founder, noted mobile marketing expert Matt Palmer, is joining AppClover as Chief Marketing Officer to develop innovative solutions and deliver them to app creators. The deal combines the market-leading content of AppClover with proven the track record of Marketing Your App.

Get on the next photo editing level with JunglePhoto on iOS

Stockholm based independent developer Hampus Ericstam has announced the recent update of the JunglePhoto – A Fun Photobooth App for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. JunglePhoto – A Fun Photobooth App was developed to be a fully functional mobile photo studio that users could utilize to make quality photos and edit them on the go. Newly updated, JunglePhoto – A Fun Photobooth App now offers even more photo effects, more funny photo masks as well as gives maximum control over the camera.

Not your average paleo or zone diet app – Food RX’s newest update

Atlanta based KJM Productions today announces Food RX 1.42, an update to their easy-to-use paleo and zone dieting app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Food RX simplifies the daunting task of thinking about and searching for foods. The app makes it easy to follow the paleo and zone diets with additional tools for the CrossFit community. Version 1.42 includes additional workout features, user interface enhancements, a unit converter and now fully supports the iPhone 5 screen.

Toy Defense: Relaxed Mode Hits the App Store

Melesta Games today introduces Toy Defense: Relaxed Mode 1.0, a new version of the company’s popular tower defense game. Players are engaged throughout gameplay with strategic and tactical decisions that unfold in ultra-realistic sound and visual battle effects. The app features less intensive enemy attacks, easier mission completion and overall enhanced gaming experience. Changes in difficulty level & improved game balance make it accessible to a wider audience of both new & dedicated players.

Monster Morning: having a morning struggle with your Little Monsters?

What does it take to get two little monsters ready for the day? Find out in Monster Morning, a delightful new app from digital publisher Purple Ely. With a storyline that mirrors children’s morning routines, Purple Ely has created an e-book app for youngsters that will delight and entertain them. With unique illustrations and delightful graphics, as well as touch points and interactions on each page, children will enjoy recreating, monster-style, simple but significant everyday moments.

Cake Day: New Heart-Shaped Cake For Fun, Quirky Valentine’s Day Gift

Overpowered Games announces Cake Day 1.3 for iOS. Use Cake Day to send an interactive heart-shaped Valentine’s Day cake to a loved one’s iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Customize the card, use candles to signify an anniversary (or opt for chocolate covered strawberries), and send it over text message, email, or even Facebook. Once they open it, they’ll be able to read the personalized message and literally blow out the candles. A quirky Valentine’s Day gift that is sure to enlighten their day.

Improve Your Texas Hold ‘Em – THETA Poker Pro Hits the App Store

Fun, efficient, and effective way to improve your Texas Hold ‘Em skills. Designed by poker players for poker players to improve your game while providing endless hours of fun. Build your virtual bankroll from nothing to a buy-in into the THETA Poker World Championship. Enjoy the strongest, fastest, and most customizable Texas Hold ‘Em game on iOS, made by poker players for poker players. Easily share a picture or hand history of your latest victory or bad beat via Twitter, Facebook, or email.

Optical Illusions 100+ for iOS: Psychedelic Patterns, Eye Tricks & More

The ideal app for a fun, engaging diversion for all ages, Optical Illusions 100+ is newly updated and improved for iOS devices. Entertain yourself with illusions that appear to move, psychedelic patterns that’ll trick your eyes, and amazing illustrations that contain cool hidden images. This application is a terrific way to pass the time while waiting or any time you’re looking for amusement. Version 6.0 adds iOS 6 and iPhone 5 support, improved images as well as Facebook and Twitter support.

Indie Developer Launches Action-Packed Online Robot Battle App for iOS

Austin based indie developer, Tiny Utopia introduces Epic Mech Wars 1.0, a fast paced, head-to-head battle arena game for iOS and Android devices. In this competitive, asynchronous multiplayer game, players control a fully customizable mech warrior as they square off against one another in intense robotic combat. Battle mechs can be modified with over 100 customizable character options like various head caskets, weapons protective armor, rocket packs, and much more.

Planet Patrol Game released for iOS and Android

Protect the planets from alien attack! Lumencode introduces Planet Patrol 1.0 for iOS and Android, a new game inspired by the old and much loved Moon Patrol game from the early 1980’s. Aliens are trying to setup bases on each planet from which they can launch an attack on earth and conquer it. Use your missiles to defend yourself & collect points by hitting the air & ground obstacles. Planet Patrol involves much the same game-play as the original but with much improved graphics and many levels.

The Unlikely Substitute, a kids interactive soccer book, comes to iOS

As you and your family head to the stadium on the day of the football cup final, could an injury to a star player lead to an odd and unlikely new player to take to the field, with a chance of becoming a hero? MiBooks today introduces The Unlikely Substitute 1.0, their brand new soccer-themed kids adventure book for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Choose your team, your colours and the direction the story takes as you try to help your team achieve fame and cup glory!