All Entertainment Apps

PowerUp 3.0

Win a PowerUp 3.0 smartphone-controlled paper airplane

Take to the skies with your own paper drone with PowerUp 3.0

16,999

Procreate Pocket review: Paint a mini masterpiece

iPhone

The fully-featured iPad illlustration app launches on iPhone so you can create anytime, anywhere

The iPad has revolutionised digital art to a great degree, providing a large, touchscreen canvas for artists to unleash their inner creativity.

12,345

Opinion Review: Record the next Serial with this podcast editing app

iPadiPhone

Record and edit your very own podcast without any technical know-how

Podcasting has been around for more than ten years and still going, with true crime story Serial recently going onto become a global phenomenon, racking up 5 million downloads worldwide and  even being syndicated by national radio stations, such as BBC Radio 4.

13,113

TheTake Review: What is that film star wearing? Tap to find out

iPadiPhone

Like Shazam for clothes, TheTake identifies what people are wearing in movies

The phrase ‘as seen on TV’ is a well-worn – some may say dubious – badge of honour for a product but there is no doubt that an item seen on a screen (large or small) can be more desirable.

11,069

Dark Hearts review: watch this interactive horror movie – if you dare!

iPadiPhone

A spooky sequel to the critically-acclaimed Haunting Melissa app

You don’t need a media studies degree to know that the way we watch our TV shows and movies is changing, from binge-watching on Netflix to hashtagging during X-Factor.

10,129

Auxy review: An alternative to GarageBand?

iPadiPhone

With so many apps aiming to make the creation of music as quick and easy as possible, it is never an easy ask for a new release to compete.

However, Auxy may have cracked the conundrum by building a solution that suits those who are new to music just as much as it suits those seasoned music makers who need to create songs and beats to aid their songwriting.

11,292

Fort McMoney Review

iPad

Take part in an engaging social experiment

This curious iPad oddity is a documentary game designed to engage players in a virtual reimagining of Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada.

5,839

Pokémon Camp Review

iPadiPhone

Pikachu and crew come to iPhone and iPad

Back in April, Nintendo and Google Maps teamed up to bring Pokémon out of their hand-held console homes and into the wider world.

5,856

Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace

iPadiPhone

Feel the force as you control characters and ride a podracer in Disney’s new Star Wars interactive story

With the announcement of Star Wars Episode VII film coming to cinemas next year, Disney and LucasArts have already started the hype train with the first in a new series of apps.

6,899

Beyond The Screen Review

iPad

Enjoy another bite of the Three Flavour Cornetto Trilogy with the Beyond The Screen companion app

Are you a fan of the films Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz and The World’s End? You can now get the inside scoop on the movies known as the Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy with this free download.

5,787

Ken Burns Review

iPad

Watch clips from the works of American documentary filmmaker Ken Burns in his free iPad app

Even if you’re not familiar with his documentaries, which were made for the PBS channel in the US, the name Ken Burns may ring a bell: the effect of panning and zooming in on still photos is named after him, due to his extensive use of it.

6,313

NHM Alive Review

iPadiPhone

David Attenborough breathes new life into extinct animals in NHM Alive

A spin-off from David Attenborough’s recent Sky TV programme set in the National History Museum, this app lacks the wow factor of that show’s stereoscopic 3D, yet offers its own educative excitement.

7,026

Disney Animated Review

iPad

Learn the secrets of animation from the master in Disney Animated for iPad

Just as they have brought countless still images to life on the silver screen, Disney has now sprinkled their magic over this comprehensive guide to animation.

9,132

Freesat Review

iPadiPhone

Control your Freesat box from your iPhone or iPad with the official free app

This official app offers remote control and recording for Freesat and Freetime set-top boxes once they are paired.

10,303

iPoe 2 Review

iPadiPhone

Featuring The Raven and other terrifying tales, iPoe 2 brings Edgar Allen Poe’s nightmarish short stories to life on iPhone and iPad

Edgar Allen Poe was without doubt one of the best horror writers to have ever lived, and his work has already been brilliantly represented and reimagined once for mobile devices.

11,000

Justin.tv Review

iPhone
Android

Justin.tv for iPhone and Android lets you stream videos wherever you are

Unless you’re already familiar with JustinTV, its details in the App Store – mentioning ‘premium broadcasters’ – might lead you to think it offered professionally broadcast TV channels from around the world.

10,649

John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes Review

iPadiPhone

John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes offers an interactive history of the Beatle’s last album

There is an undeniable enduring quality about the music of The Beatles but, more than that, a continuing fascination with John Lennon, someone who continues to inspire entire generations and countless musicians.

8,403

The Hunting Part 1 Review

iPhone

The first interactive zombie movie shot on iPhone

The improving camera lens on each new iPhone has meant that the device is being used more and more as filming equipment.

8,453

Lucy Ladybird Review

iPad

Lucy Ladybird by Sharon Chai is a charming tale for iPad to delight the younger generation

There is only so long an iPad user can sit, playing on their device before their children become curious about the source of entertainment and want to get involved themselves.

9,506

Glitchamaphone Review

iPad

Music making fun for your iPad, complete with instrument playing animals. It can only be Glitchamaphone

A small corner of the internet was devastated last year when the massive multiplayer online game Glitch was shut down.

9,419

Steam Review

iPhone
Android

Keep up with the Steam gaming community 24 hours a day

As some of you may know, Steam is a service that lets you play games online, make purchases, and chat with fellow gamers in style.

12,546