New, updated, and discounted apps: Angry Birds Epic, Game of Thrones Ascent, and more!

Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. More still go on sale all the time. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are!

New iOS apps

  • Scenes: A new photo editing app with support for layers, opacity, and fine grain filter control. $0.99 (on sale) - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Polymo: A replacement camera app for iPhone that focuses on simplicity and organization. Add tags before you start shooting and watch your collection become organized before your eyes. With a clean layout and private mode, Polymo is worth looking at if you're considering a replacement camera app. $1.99 - Download Now (opens in new tab)

Updated iOS apps

  • Angry Birds Epic: Bug fixes galore for the turn-based combat RPG featuring everybody's favorite furious fowl. Free, IAPs - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Jelly Mania: New chapters added to this candy-themed match-3 puzzle game. - Free, IAPs - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • StartFX: A sharp-looking app for new foreign exchange traders. Latest update adds educational services info, analytics, and news feeds. - Free - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • AIM: The classic instant messaging app reintroduces the presence icon, so you can tell if a contact is using the app or SMS. Can now set the return key to send messages. Free - Download Now (opens in new tab)
  • Game of Thrones Ascent: The casual strategy game based on the hit book and TV series has introduced World Events. Free, IAPs - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • GoodReader: Popular PDF reader adds background Google Drive sync. $6.99 - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • ProCamera 7: Superfunctional camera app brings back audio trigger. $0.99 - Download now (opens in new tab)

Discounted iOS apps

  • Trimaginator: Turn your photos into funky triangular mosaics. Alter points and stretch out triangles to make some truly unique images. $3.99 Free - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Retromatic: Add some vintage flair to your pictures. $1.99 Free - Download now (opens in new tab)

Updated Mac apps

  • Marked 2: A strong desktop Markdown editor has been updated to include a special GitHub-flavored editor. $9.99 (launch special) - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Airmail: A replacement mail app with support for multiple accounts, Dropbox, and many other third party apps. This update adds official support for Fantastical, new actions, Omnifocus 2 support, and lots more. $1.99 - Download Now (opens in new tab)

More apps and updates?

If you try any of the apps or updates, let me know how they work for you. If you got any new or updated apps today that you loved, but don't see here, let us know about them!

Simon Sage

Editor-at-very-large at Mobile Nations, gamer, giant.