Entertainment Apps

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.


CSIpad Museum Tour Mixes Technology with Art of the Old West

The Sid Richardson Museum CSIpad Tour mixes modern technology with art of the Old West. Touch the dark screen to authenticate… your mission profile displays. Apply your finger to the sensor… the screen slides upward revealing a well-worn device with an animal skin back featuring glowing ruby control buttons and semi-transparent screens.

TVplus Claims Sync-Enabled Programming Can Grab CTR Above 10%

TVplus App for iPad syncs the television shows with additional content. In a recent data sample taken from the TVplus user base, the Los Angeles based technology company recorded engagement numbers showing an 11% CTR on content “spots” while consumers watch television with the application.

Sock n Boots Leads Kids on Three Interactive Adventures on iPad

Sock n Boots Leads Kids on Three Interactive Adventures on iPad

Sock n Boots Worldwide, a burgeoning children's book publisher, has today announced the release of Sock n Boots Adventures for iPad devices running on iOS 4.1 or later. Sock n Boots Adventures is a dynamic storybook app that updates three tales from the critically acclaimed Sock n Boots book series and turns them into interactive mobile adventures.

Talking Zack the Zombie Comes Back from the Dead to iOS

Talking Zack the Zombie Comes Back from the Dead to iOS

The second in a series of 3D-interactive character apps, "Talking Zack, the Zombie", is now available from Sprite Labs in the App Store as a Universal App. Zack, the Zombie is back from the dead, just in time for Halloween.

Comixer Lets Kids Make Their Own Comic Strip

Comixer Lets Kids Make Their Own Comic Strip

Great new features are now available for Comixer - The Comics Mixer, a comics-making iPad app for 7- to 13-year-olds (and everybody else!). To celebrate the new release, the app is on sale for $0.99 until November 1 in the iPad App Store.

Zombies Need Virtual Love Too: My Virtual Girlfriend and Boyfriend Adds Undead Love

Zombies Need Virtual Love Too: My Virtual Girlfriend and Boyfriend Adds Undead Love

Just in time for Halloween My Virtual Girlfriend and My Virtual Boyfriend, the popular iOS games from WET Productions, are being updated to offer Zombie Girlfriends and Boyfriends willing to pledge their "undying" love.  

Little Vampie, Hit German Children's Book, Arrives in US as Interactive iPad App

Little Vampie is the sweetest vampire on the planet! Halloween is getting close and with it come the usual paraphernalia of the season. This year's largest Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany, brought some extra vampire gadgets for kids who love books – and especially digital books.

LazyTown JukeBox: Music Video App Gets Kids Dancing and Singing

The combination of the LazyTown characters, music, and the healthy living theme, and our creative game development teams offers engaging games and activities for kids. Panarea Digital, a premier interactive content developer and production house, and LazyTown, a popular children's entertainment brand, launched its first joint app, “LazyTown Jukebox”, for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad, which is now available on the App Store.

Start Training Your Own Monster With New iPhone App

Start Training Your Own Monster With New iPhone App

Monster Trainer is similar to the digital pets fad that so many people loved. After seven months in development and thousands upon thousands of dollars in expenses, Monster Trainer will begin trying to make it all back $0.99 at a time today.

Graffiti Spray Can Gets In-App Upgrades Featuring Legendary Artists

Graffiti Spray Can Gets In-App Upgrades Featuring Legendary Artists

At over 5 million downloads, the Graffiti Spray Can iPhone application now includes sketchbooks, drips, stencils, artist pack content from graffiti legend Cope2 and Phetus, and a new interface with more artistic features after a huge update was released recently.

Fakebook for iPhone: Pranksters Use Status Updates to Fool Unsuspecting Victims

Fakebook for iPhone: Pranksters Use Status Updates to Fool Unsuspecting Victims

YourFav  recently announced the launch of Fakebook, the ultimate Facebook pranking mobile app for iPhone or iPod touch.With Fakebook, users create a fake Facebook status update or photo submission prior to showing their victim, then fool them into thinking it was really posted to Facebook.

iWavit TVAid Hopes to Become Ultimate Universal Remote for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch

ThinkOptics Teams with Broadcast Interactive Media and Remotec to Introduce iWavit TVAid App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The newest addition to the ThinkOptics' series of "Virtual Remote Control" apps, iWavit TVAid combines the functionality of a conventional remote control with the convenience of a built-in electronic program guide.

Fly Bird HD Flies Free, Lands in the App Store

Fly Bird HD 1.0, the newest release from Blue Onion Soft, Inc, landed in the App Store last week. Already the No. 1 game in five countries, Fly Bird HD is available for free on the iPhone and iPad.

My Virtual Boyfriend charms his way into the App Store

WET Productions today is pleased to announce that My Virtual Boyfriend, has been approved and is now available on the iTunes app store. From the Creators of the hit iPhone game, My Virtual Girlfriend, comes the eagerly anticipated male dating simulation game for iPhone and iPad, My Virtual Boyfriend.

Pirate Physics: The Stealathon of Captain Roll Ball

Tech Bla Solutions Ltd., a mobile application and game developer, today is pleased to announce the release of its first ever physics based game Pirate Physics on iOS. This is their first in the series of other physics game that they aim to launch soon.