New and updated iPhone and iPad apps for Friday, April 28

Every day, TiPb gets flooded with announcements for new and updated iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad apps and games. So every day we pick just a few of the most interesting, the most notable, and simply the most awesome to share with you!

  • Galaxy on Fire 2: Join Keith in an intergalactic trek of exploration, pirates, space battles, weird aliens and romance. Big update brings new DLC content available via in-app purchase and much more! [$9.99 - iTunes link]
  • PayPal: Now you can sign up and manage your PayPal Local listing within the app and use new intelligent search. [Free - iTunes link]
  • Thank You Pen: Hand-written (by real people!) letters and greeting cards sent from your iPhone. [Free, with in-app purchases - iTunes link]
  • Kik Messenger: Now you can send pictures from your gallery, set your profile pic from a gallery photo, block other users, and use SSL encryption to keep your messages safe. [Free - iTunes link]

Any other big apps or game releases or updates today? If you pick any of these up, let us know what you think!

Leanna Lofte

Former app and photography editor at iMore, Leanna has since moved on to other endeavors. Mother, wife, mathamagician, even though she no longer writes for iMore you can still follow her on Twitter @llofte.