September 3, 2011 | Andy Boxall
Looking for a new app this weekend? Here are ten great new apps for the iPhone and iPad, released over the past week, you may want to check out!
This one doesn’t need much of an introduction! This new HD version brings updated graphics and a multiplayer ‘racetrack’ theme. $2.99/£1.99.
Bear Grylls – Knots.
The latest in a line of similar survival-style apps, adventurer Bear Grylls describes how to tie his favorite knots using diagrams and videos. $0.99/£0.69.
Also available for the iPad, this is the sequel to the popular line-drawing game with a racing twist. It features considerably improved 3D graphics, Game Center support and an unlockable multi-player mode. $0.99/£0.69.
A new universal game from the makers of Fruit Ninja, this is another fast-reflex arcade title with cool graphics and addictive gameplay. Watch out for all those in-app purchases though. $0.99/£0.69.
A two-player, universal puzzle game with the option to play against your iPhone/iPad too. The object is to unfreeze lines of creatures and score points. Game Center support. $0.99/£0.69.
An iPad-only turn-based action strategy title, with eight scenarios and two multiplayer levels, plus plenty of steampunk vessels to command. The first few levels are free, but the rest must be unlocked using an in-app purchase. Free.
Turn you favorite pictures from the past week into a cool montage and share it with friends. Includes basic editing tools and various layouts. Current price is a special for launch week. $0.99/£0.69.
A universal Frogger app celebrating the game’s 30th anniversary. The classic original has been given new maps and a new set of controls, plus Game Center support and even a few special abilities too! $1.99/£1.49.
An unusual interactive story with gyroscopic controls and striking black & white graphics. The app is universal for the iPhone and iPad, and an in-app purchase will unlock 15 additional levels. Free.
A YouTube client which presents a catalog of pre-screened videos especially for children, listing them in categories for infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers or those at grade school. As well as a favorites list, you can submit your own recommendations too. $0.99/£0.69.