Over the course of the last few weeks we have seen a litany of Flappy Bird clones populate the Android ecosystem. None have seen the critical success as the original, but some have close to five million downloads. The viral nature of the whole phenomenon has seemed to dissipated, with not many new Vine or viral videos being created. Today, we look at the top best apps that came out last week, or received major updates.
Mig 2D: Retro Shooter! – What would you do with an enormous flying machine armed to the teeth with a variety of deadly weapons? Bring peace and justice to the world of course. It’s especially pleasing to bring peace with high-precision uranium core bombs or air to ground homing missiles.
VH1 for Android – Watch VH1 shows from your favorite Android device. Just sign in with your TV provider to watch recent episodes from select VH1 series anytime and anywhere. Access is included with your TV subscription to participating providers. If your provider isn’t listed, don’t panic. We are working hard to get all TV providers to participate.
The Tonight Show: Jimmy Fallon – Ready to tweet your Tonight Show #hashtags or submit your videos for the latest challenge? Looking for free games that are as silly as they are addicting? Wonder who will be on the show tonight? The official app is something no FalPal should be without.
Ironpants – Wanna play hard?! Ironpants – new arcade game by E2applets is for you! Be the best and fly the longest distance with your hero Ironpants avoiding coming obstacles.
The Tribez & Castlez – During any scientific experiment, something might go wrong. Sometimes you can even… travel to another world! Magic rules here: monster dragons hover in the sky, and forests are full of treacherous monster werewolves. Our old friends, Professor and Aurora, will help Prince Eric rebuild his kingdom and protect it from the evil plans of various villains!
Deadman’s Cross – Deadman’s Cross is a zombie-themed collectible card battle RPG, and the latest creation from the same team that brought you the multimillion-download hit Guardian Cross.
Holofication Nation – This is the Official Holofication Nation app, here you can find information, screenshots and downloads for our Holofied apps. Enjoy!
Afterlight – Afterlight is the perfect image editing app for quick and straight forward editing. Our simple design, paired with powerful and snappy tools, will give you the look you want in seconds.
Ridge Racer Slipstream – The ultimate arcade racing franchise brings the console experience to your Android device! Slipstream past your rivals and drift around tight turns at over 150 MPH!
Equalizer + mp3 Player Volume – Equalizer+ the new standard when it comes to audio player! A must have to listen to your music! Boost and improve your sound quality and volume thanks to Equalizer+! Equalizer + is both a music track player and a frequency equalizer. Access your own music library directly from the app. Set the frequencies you like for your songs and save your presets. Equalizer + enables you to control 5 different band frequencies. Adjust each filter to bring out the best in your music. In addition to the low frequency filters, you’ll have the possibility to amplify even more your bass sounds thanks to the Bass Booster option. Finally, you’ll be able to visualize your sound thanks to a spectrum analyser, directly available from the app.
Michael Kozlowski is the Editor in Chief of Good e-Reader. He has been writing about audiobooks and e-readers for the past ten years. His articles have been picked up by major and local news sources and websites such as the CNET, Engadget, Huffington Post and Verge.