Entertainment apps range from the silly to the sublime. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Entertainment Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for today’s news and reviews of entertainment applications for iOS devices.
Animation Desk Unlocks Creative Potential in Aspiring Animators
There is a reason Animation Desk was recognized as one of the best in the Entertainment Category of App Store Rewind 2011. It's an incredible app. And now there's even more to celebrate with recent updates such as adding one or more audio files to the animation creation process.
CookieCoo DancingStar HD Will Get Kids Dancing and Singing
Dancing and singing are two of my daughter's favorite things to do and both of them happen naturally when playing CookieCoo DancingStar HD. Aimed at the younger crowd, the app encourages kids to sing along with their favorite characters and best of all, have fun.
Mugshot Booth Turns Friends into Felons With Fun Photo Effects
Belizzimo are asking virtual police suspects around the world to 'Say cheese!' as iOS users create realistic and hilarious mugshot photographs of their friends, family and colleagues in the recently launched Mugshot Booth - a universal app for iPhone and iPad that offers a quick-and-easy process to turn even the most innocent face into a felon.
handPaint Adds More 'Magic' Effects for Unleashing Your Inner Artist
Unleash the artist within! No drawing experience necessary; handPaint is for all of us that love to draw, but need a little help. The family-friendly handPaint application is a digital canvas where budding artists of all ages can create artwork using a wide variety of colorful subjects and artisans' tools.
Have fun and learn: Oscar and His Curious Adventures app for iPhone/iPad
Oscar and His Curious Adventures is the first in a series of original animated storybooks for children aged 7 to 11, developed for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
The series aims to teach children a range of exciting scientific facts within an absorbing and entertaining storyline.
Drawing Box for iPad, designed for school use
Independent development team Hu Yong Jie and Etienne Nguyen Tan Hon is proud to announce Drawing Box version 2.3 on the App Store. Since it's launch in February 2011, the application has 14 major updates.
Create amazing custom bobble head dolls using Bobbleshop
BobbleShop, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of their new app called Bobbleshop. Bobbleshop is a fun app made for the iPhone and iPad that lets anyone easily create incredible 3D virtual bobble head dolls.
Say More Than 'Kiss Me I'm Irish' With Irelands Greatest One Liners
Ciaran Reilly has announced the release and immediate worldwide availability of the updated version of Ireland's Greatest One Liners for iPhone and iPod touch. With Saint Patrick's Day around the corner, this app gives users a unique chance to plunge into and discover the rich Irish culture and humor.
SleepKeeper Captures the Images and Sounds of Sleep
If you’ve ever wanted to prove just how loudly your significant other snores or that they really do steal your covers, then you guessed it – there’s an app for that. SleepKeeper is a simultaneously creepy and fascinating app that tells your iPhone or iPad to take incremental photos and sound recordings while running.
Talk Like The Lorax, Or Just Borrow His Super Cool 'Stache
You're hearing The Lorax buzz and seeing the mustached forest guardian everywhere. Now you can download The Official Lorax App for Android and iPhones, and turn yourself and your friends into The Lorax himself...
Slice 'n Dice Ninja Combines Physics and Detailed Artwork in Premium Castle-Defense Game
Van Dyk Entertainment would like to announce the release of their premiere iOS application, Slice 'n Dice Ninja 1.0, now available in the App Store. Slice 'n Dice ninja is a physics-based castle-defense game, employing superb artwork, anatomically-correct ragdoll-physics and skeletal animation.
Universal BlinkMaster for iOS Puts Your Instincts to the Test
AppChakra LLC is proud to announce the release and immediate availability of the updated version of BlinkMaster Lite for iOS. The update brings the well-known app quiz with an interesting twist to the iPhone and iPod touch.
Caricature Maker Pro Price Drop! Use Your Favorite Photos to Create Cartoon Portraits for Free
Caricature Maker Pro, a recently launched app for iOS which allows users to create caricatures using a photo as the starting point, is now free for a limited time only.
Caricature Maker Pro gives users the opportunity to create caricatures of themselves and others, by using the app's unique features to alter a photo from their iPhone, iPod, or iPad gallery.
Animate Emails and SMS Messages with AniEmoticons' 2700+ Characters
Dim Dim Sum App, an emerging mobile application developer focused on entertainment and lifestyle solutions for iOS, is excited today to announce the launch of AniEmoticons 2.0 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
GRAMMY Live Gives Music Fans Exclusive Content and Behind the Scenes Look
The Recording Academy and CBS announced the launch of GRAMMY Live on GRAMMY.com and CBS.com (www.cbs.com/shows/grammys/live/) beginning Friday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. PT. The GRAMMY Live mobile app, available now for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch users, provides a complete backstage pass to Music's Biggest Night.