Give yourself plenty to do as you defend yourself against hordes of medieval undead in Legendary Wars, which is half-price -- only a dollar -- to celebrate the game’s recent update. Read on below to take advantage of that and our other Download Discounts: astronomy app SkySafari and note-taking and sharing app Note & Share. Both have reduced prices for a limited time.
Legendary Wars (iPhone) $0.99 (was $1.99)
Elements of real-time strategy, castle defense and role-playing games combine to create Legendary Wars, which is half-price for a limited time to celebrate the addition of its newest update. The game puts you in command of knights and soldiers you need to use to defend your castle from all kinds of enemies, ranging from undead ground troops to dragons.
You’ll work through a campaign in which you need to defend your way of life from the encroaching undead. In different levels, you’ll add heroes to your standard complement of troops, which you can level-up to make stronger and more capable. Add to that customizable armor and weapons and the RPG elements start to come together to give you an experience in which you have to make your characters better in order to survive. And once you’re through the campaign, you can take on Legendary Wars’ 10 endless modes, too.
SkySafari (iPhone, iPad) $11.99 (was $14.99)
Award-winning astronomy app SkySafari will teach you a little something about the universe all around you. The app is “a celestial travel guide,” according to its description, and disperses all kinds of information about the night sky, using your iDevice’s compass to help identify celestial bodies around you.
You can quickly and easily get information about 300,000 different bodies in the sky, with lots of them presented with NASA photos to give you an idea of what they really look like. You can also use the app to see the sky as it will look in the future or as it looked in the past, from any place on the planet. There are a whole lot of features and information on-hand in SkySafari, so astronomers, you might want to give it a look.
Note & Share (iPhone, iPad) $0.99 (was $2.99)
As the name suggests, Note & Share is all about its social network integration. Open it up and you’ll be able to quickly take text notes and add images and links. That part is pretty simple, allowing you to do what you will with your notes -- but if you want to share them with someone else, Note & Share has you seriously covered.
The app integrates with a large number of modern social networking sites and cloud date services -- including Facebook, Twitter, Google Docs and Dropbox. You can aslo email notes to others and send them by SMS. If you’re ever hoping to share an idea or the like with several people quickly, you’ll want to check out Note & Share.