What's new on the App Store: Bangers, Snakebird, and games in space

We start our look at new apps this week with Bangers, an app for playing and creating dance music hits. Scrivener, the long-awaited professional writing app, has finally arrived on the App Store to help your write your novel. SwiftKey has launched its first product following its acquisition by Microsoft, Swiftmoji, an emoji keyboard. Finally, Duolingo has released its own flashcards app, Tinycards.

Games this week start with Snakebird, a colorful avian puzzle game. The team behind Dots is back with their most complex game yet, Dots & Co. Guild of Dungeoneering puts you in the role of a Dungeon Master, guiding a group of heroes through dungeons and against danger. Finally check out Dunkers, which pits colorful characters against each other in one-on-one basketball matches..

This week, the App Store is putting the spotlight on a collection of games that take you to the stars. Explore the final frontier with Star Trek Timelines and Space Age. Micromanage your crew in Star Command, or venture onto hostile alien worlds in Tales From Deep Space. You can also try to survive in space on your own with Alone… and Last Horizon.

Check back next week for more new apps and games from the App Store, and be sure to check out this week's Free App of the Week.

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