Tuesday , December 11 2018 Ausdroid » Other News » Daily App Sales Roundup – 07-01-13

I went and saw The Hobbit yesterday so I obviously went and checked what the Play Store had to offer, David has previously covered the game The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle Earth back in November but there is an official Live Wallpaper available to download from Warner Bros.

I’m usually not a fan of live wallpapers and this probably won’t last longer than a day on my phone before it too gets removed due to my concerns about it chewing un-necessary battery life but I’m feeling all Middle-Earthy at the moment so for now it stays. The wallpaper settings offer you four locations from the movie : Bag End, The Misty Mountains, Rivendell or Gollum’s Cave as well as an option to rotate through all the locations. There are animations and touch effects which you can enable or disable and that’s about it, it’s a Live Wallpaper it looks pretty and it’s a bit interesting, give it a go.

The Hobbit Live wallpaper is available for free for devices running Android 2.2 and upwards in the Google Play Store, it is 18MB so it’s fairly hefty for a live wallpaper or even an app for that matter but check it out and see what you think.

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Today’s Apps

Trial: <a href="(trial url)“>hobDrive Demo
hobDrive uses your GPS sensor and ELM327 vehicle adapter to calculate and aggregate trip information.
$9.47 – was $21.00

Today’s Games

Asteroid 2012 3D
Trial: N/A
Asteroids, asteroids, asteroids everywhere around you! The seminal classic arcade game reinvented for the 21st century. Experience the loneliness of deep space – clearing wave after wave of asteroids and aliens. Now with a primary weapon that can be powered up to do more and more damage and multiple secondary weapons – flying through space has never been so much fun!
$0.99 – was $1.59

Dungeon Village
Trial: N/A
From the makers of Game Dev Story, Dungeon Village is a 16-bit-styled RPG in which you build your town attract adventurers and conquer ever larger dungeons and baddies!
$1.76 – was $5.15

Trial: N/A
The goal of the game is to “untangle” the lines and make sure they don’t overlap. Touch the dots and drag the lines to untangle them. You can now play the famous Planarity / Untangle game on your Android device.
$0.99 – was $1.99

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