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Best new apps and games – May 6, 2017

No shortage of interesting apps to look through this week, from Mexican wrestling to unique kids’ stories, via animation, relaxation, mystery and puzzles. Scroll down for more details!

Louie Lucha

Price: Free  • Version: 1.0 • Size: 75.9 MB

Louie Lucha is a charming Mariachi- themed game of cartoon wrestling and one-tap reflexes. Tap guitar strings to soundtrack Louie’s fights and work your way to the top of the world tour – or compete for global high scores in an endless game mode. At heart it’s a very simple experience, but it has bags of character and the fast-paced gameplay is hard to put down.


Animatic [Update]

Price: Free (+IAP) • Version: 2.0 • Size: 29.5 MB

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We reviewed this last year (read it here) and found the simplistic cartoon studio to be a lot of fun, despite being a little basic. Well, now version 2.0 is upon us and it improves on the free stuff while adding a Pro subscription services to unlock more advanced features.



Price: Free • Version: 1.1.2 • Size: 130 MB

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With a lovely visual palette, quirky soundtrack, smile-inducing sound effects, intuitive controls, and a seemingly endless array of puzzles, rvlvr. will keep you engaged for days on end with it’s clever rotating game mechanic and progressive difficulty system.


Mind Journey

Price: Free • Version: 1.0.3 • Size: 133 MB

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Many of us feel stressed, out of balance, or have trouble sleeping. Mind Journey is designed to help you with just that – step by step, it will guide you towards a more balanced and mindful state, the antidote to mental stress and strain.


Clock of Atonement

Price: Free • Version: 1.0.2 • Size: 21.8 MB

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Clock of Atonement is a mystery RPG you can finish within 30 minutes. A mysterious stranger has given you a clock that can turn back time, and you must return to your crime and manipulate objects around you to change the outcome and save her.


MIXUP Picture Book

Price: $2.99/£2.99 • Version: 1.4 • Size: 693 MB

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Will Little Red Riding Hood discover the Cave of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves? Will the Fairy Godmother turn the Big Bad Wolf into a Big Bad Wolf Carriage so that Cinderella can go to the Ball? Three well loved fairy tales are all mixed up in this interactive picture book for children.