Blizzard has announced that the LP version of the soundtrack from World of Warcraft: Cataclysm has been released to iTunes. The new version features bonus content including behind-the-scenes artwork, seventeen tracks and a bonus track only available on the LP download.
Want to bring the music from the latest World of Warcraft expansion with you anywhere you go? The World of Warcraft: Cataclysm soundtrack is now available as an iTunes LP from the iTunes Store, featuring 17 eminently epic tracks as well as special bonus content including artwork, liner notes, and behind-the-scenes interviews. If you previously purchased a copy of the Cataclysm soundtrack album from iTunes prior to the release of this special LP version, don't worry -- you'll be able to receive the bonus content at no additional charge.
The Cataclysm LP Soundtrack is $9.99 on iTunes. Check out the full list of tracks on here.
Every week, the iTunes staff keeps a running log of the top of the charts for iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad both in free and paid categories. Find out what's sitting on top!
Top Paid Apps:
In case you haven't logged into iTunes lately, you may want to as Apple editors have begun the annual 'iTunes Rewind' series. The series features a look back at the apps that scored big during the past year. Included in this year's offerings are categories including "Quick Fix Games", "Hardcore Games", "Retro Revival Games", "Zombies" and "Multiplayer Games".
Here are a few of the notable entries:
As of Tuesday, RAGE is sitting at the top of the iTunes paid apps heap with Angry Birds tumbling to fourth place behind Scrabble and Trucks & Skulls. The top five free apps list is topped by Paper Toss HD. Check out these two lists!
Top 5 Paid Game Apps:
Top 5 Free Apps
Be sure to head to iTunes to check out some of these games! You won't be sorry.
Padworx has announced that a new interactive version of A Christmas Carol will be headed to iTunes soon. The new iteration comes with the full approval of the Dickens estate. To celebrate the announcement of the upcoming release, devs have produced a terrific trailer showing off the artwork and innovative nature of the app. You will definitely want to score this one for the holiday season!
Readers will not only witness Ebenezer Scrooge’s heart-warming transformation through 130 pages of lovingly abridged text, but for the first time they will become part of the story through revolutionary interaction. Turn the key in Scrooge’s door and watch as the door knocker changes into the deceased Jacob Marley, or try your hand at cleaning pages of the grime of industrial-era London. Whether you’re traveling through time and space with Scrooge and the spirits of Christmases Past, Present, and Future, or powering up and manipulating an assortment of wonderful steam and gas-powered inventions, PadWorx A Christmas Carol’s steampunk-style animation, illustrations, original score and sound effects will captivate readers through the story’s unforgettable images and lessons of darkness, despair, joy and life.
The design and execution of PadWorx’s A Christmas Carol is so innovative that it has been endorsed by the Dickens family. “Reading A Christmas Carol has become a holiday tradition for many and we’re delighted to see PadWorx’s interactive version give families an entirely new way to experience the cherished story and perhaps even introduce the well-known classic to a younger generation,” said Mark Charles Dickens on behalf of the Dickens family.
Check out the official site for Padworx version of A Christmas Carol.
Gameloft announced last week that its catalog of games was on sale including blockbuster titles like N.O.V.A, Brothers In Arms 2 and Assassin's Creed. Not content to rest on its laurels, Gameloft has added even more 99¢ titles to an already impressive list.
Apple has introduced a new page entitled "The Best Games You've Never Played". The list features some of the finest games that have gotten buried in the avalanche of apps that arrive on iTunes on a daily basis.
Check out a few of the titles:
One of the terrific things about iTunes and about those who make games for our entertainment, is the wide, no gigantic, number of new games available on a weekly basis. How spoiled we've become by the sheer number of nifty ways to waste time and escape.
With that in mind, here are this week's Top 5 gaming iPhone/iPod Touch apps in a variety of categories:
Top 5 Paid Gaming Apps:
Today Paul Isenor looks at Firemint's VW branded version of the super cool Real Racing iPod touch game, Real Racing GTI. This game was released in the Fall of 2009, so it's not the newest hot hatch game around, but it is still one of the best racers available for iPhone and iPod touch.