APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (July 11)
APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them.
We understand that we won’t get every single app that crosses our path but we hope to filter things a bit and pass them along to you, dear reader. What you’ll find below is a quick plug for apps and games, occasionally using the developer’s own words to describe the title.
Note that this column is not intended to be a list of “must have” apps but more of a random assortment of titles you might not already know about. No, these are not always new titles. Yes, they can be from big name developers and little indie teams as well.
Birds of a feather drop turds together in this high-flying, tap to crap hunt for targets to poop on. Flock to beaches, construction sites and city parks to take aim on unsuspecting lifeguards, grannies and Facebook friends below! Watch out for helicopters, UFO’s and toxic waste as you soar through the rapid-fire skies. Snag power-up’s, scoop-up mystery boxes and collect as many coins as you can before running out of gas! FREE
Piloting weaponized robots known as Jaegers, Earth’s defenders must train their jockeys from rookie to ace in a Story Mode or challenge themselves to last as long as they can against waves of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, in Survival Mode. Do you have the skill to survive these battles? Time is short—so start building your lethal combat skills and weapons today or the world will pay the price! $4.99
Titan burns again – Award winning, fire fighting, water-physics puzzler Sprinkle is back with an all new adventure! In a not so distant future, a garbage hauling space ship from Earth has gone off course and burning trash is falling all over the beautiful islands of Titan. The innocent Titans’ villages have been set on fire by burning trash and they need your help! $1.99
1 category, 1 letter, 1 word to find and 94 seconds to score higher than your friends. More than 50 different categories: countries, fruits, musical instruments, tools, cosmetics… 4 different jokers are available to help you to find a right answer or to set higher scores. You can defy your friends via Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Email, username or play randomly against one of the 10 million players with the all-new multiplayer mode! FREE
Bubble Breaker Lite
Burst you way to the top of the global leader board and show your skills to find all 14 achievements. Bubble Breaker is a classic game with beautiful awesome graphics. Score are base on the amount of bubbles you are able to burst with the same color. Features 14 achievements, three game modes, global leaderboard, and much more! FREE
As seen on a number of Samsung smartphones – Paper Artist is a new drawing app from the creators of Paper Camera, that lets you turn your photos into personalized works of art within seconds. Anyone can feel like an painter and create artistic looking images with minimum effort.
Paper Artist works by mixing different visual effects into one picture, you can load an image, apply a base filter and then very easily modify it with the brush and pencil tools. Everything is extremely simple to use, as the app does all the high-tech graphics processing behind the scenes. $2.99
In a world of greed, corruption and injustice, one little guy decides to stand up for the little guy! Say hello to Tiny Thief, an unconventional hero who uses cunning and trickery to out-smart his opponents across six epic medieval adventures. But beware! He faces fearsome foes, like the Dark Knight, rogue pirates and even a giant robot! FREE
Hey hey, come on over and have some fun with Crazy Taxi! Barrel through traffic packed streets, hurdle off parking garages, and crazy combo your way to crazy money in a wild frantic race to scare up the most fares. In Crazy Taxi, time is money, and only the craziest cabbies come out victorious. $4.99
Your mission is to take the natural riches from the blood-thirsty marauders for yourself! The treasures of the jungle will be safe and secure in your storage facilities. So onwards! Reinforce your walls, train your troops and go forth to battle! In Jungle Heat you can develop your military base into an impenetrable fortress, fight against other players, do away with their bases and grab the treasure! FREE
Travel through Middle Ages, take part in the Crusades, conquer castles and towers, upgrade your army and become a legendary military leader as you advance your troops in medieval warfare. Get ready to wage warfare in thirty six gripping levels in the forest, on the desert, on an iceberg and even on an island! Don’t relax for even for a second because enemy armies will capture your castles and towers and crush your army. Upgrade your troops, develop your strategy, and become best medieval war leader of all time.
Connect with Facebook and play against your friends in a speedy turn-based game – just tap the correct caption before the photo completely unfolds! Whether you’re into food, movies, animals, hilarious street signs or disgusting diseases – you’ll find a category where you can steal peoples’ brain cells and shine. It’s easy to start Revealing. Simply connect with Facebook to play against your friends, friendly random strangers, or Top Players from the Hall of Fame of any country in the world. FREE
Take your Zumba® Fitness workout wherever you go with the revolutionary new motion-based Zumba® Dance app! Zumba® Dance is the first app with full routines and that can provide feedback and encouragement. Let loose with contagious choreography through Zumba’s signature “exercise in disguise” program on-the-go or at home. Follow along as superstar Zumba instructors, Beto Perez, Gina Grant, and Kass Martin, guide you through each heart-pounding class. $4.99
Now Hang w/ Timbaland, Kaskade, Terrell Owens and all your favorite people in live real-time video sent from one phone to many, from anywhere at anytime. Hang w/ gives stars a chance to Hang w/ their fans – and gives you the chance to become a celebrity yourself! Hang w/ your favorite people in live real-time video. It’s captured on their phone and played on yours – from anywhere at anytime for virtually any reason! Hang w/ cannot be faked or managed by a “social media team” – no ghost posts or dummy profiles. FREE
The creator Slydris is back with another elegant and intense puzzle game designed specifically for touch screens. CRUSH sounds simple: Keep the blocks from filling the screen by removing matching colors with a single touch. But the blocks keep coming, and each touch boosts the stack even higher. CRUSH brings you three modes of exciting short-burst puzzle gameplay. $.99
Monsters U: Catch Archie
Celebrate the launch of Disney•Pixar’s film “Monsters University” with this monstrous app! Join Monsters University freshman Mike Wazowski on his first day of college, and catch Archie the Scare Pig! Get a hold of the squealing mascot of Monsters University’s rival school, Fear Tech, in this FREE, thrilling mini game based on the film. FREE