What's new on the App Store: iMaschine 2, role-playing games, apps for basketball

This week, our new apps start off musically with iMaschine 2, the versatile beat machine from Native Instruments. The United Nations wants you to help feed hungry children with its new app Share the Meal. Giffage is a new keyboard that makes it easy to share GIFs with your friends. Finally, Replay Video Editor has received a major update with a new look, new styles, and Live Photo support.

New games this week start off with Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey, the first installment in a new JRPG series. You can also check out Tiny Rogue, a new 8-bit-style rogue-like dungeon crawler. There's a big update to The Last Viking, which adds the ability to evolve your heroes. Finally, This War of Mine has been updated, and is now universal and available for phones.

Basketball fans, Apple has highlighted a collection of apps just for you. To go along with the new basketball season, Apple has collected apps and games that celebrate the sport. There are apps to keep up with leagues, like the NBA app, and you can track your favorite teams from the Eastern or Western conferences with individual team apps. You can also play virtual basketball with games like NBA 2K16.

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

Joseph Keller

Joseph Keller is the former Editor in Chief of iMore. An Apple user for almost 20 years, he spends his time learning the ins and outs of iOS and macOS, always finding ways of getting the most out of his iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac.