New iOS Games and Apps of the Week: Google Opinion Rewards and more

Minecraft Halloween 2017

Google Opinion Rewards is now available on the Apple App Store. The app allows users to earn money for completing short 20-second surveys. You can sign up with your Google ID and receive payments through your PayPal account. Download the app now for free and start earning today.

Movies Anywhere is a new service that allows users to connect their iTunes, Google Play, Amazon Video and Vudu accounts in one place. You can store for free, any Disney, Fox, Sony Pictures, Universal and Warner Bros. movies purchased through one of the four major digital providers mentioned above. There is no and never will be a subscription fee, and syncing your accounts is quick an easy. You can sign up to Movies Anywhere through the official website and download the app from the App Store.

The popular photo editing app Pixelmator was updated with iOS 11 support. The app now supports HEIF images and Apple's new Drag and Drop feature for the iPad. Version 2.4 of the app also includes a variety of bug fixes.

Halloween Updates

For the next few weeks Minecraft is holding a Halloween Spectacular across three official servers -- ineplex, InPvP, and Lifeboat. There are all kinds of spooky events and games to enjoy like trick-or-treating on the Haunted Mansion SkyWars map.

All the Fox games, such as The Simpsons: Tapped Out, have been updated with Halloween content.

Slayaway Camp has added new levels and killers in celebration of Friday the 13th in October.

Here are this week's noteworthy App Store releases:

  • Beyond Oasis Classic (Free) The sprawling, lavish, action RPG (Beyond Oasis // The Story of Thor) is now available on mobile! Play free and rediscover SEGA’s timeless adventure.
  • Into the Dead 2 (Free) Journey through the zombie apocalypse in a race to save your family. Arm yourself with an arsenal of powerful weapons and do whatever it takes to survive.
  • Dragon Hills 2 ($2.99) The zombie apocalypse is already here! Hurry up! Hop on your machine dragon and fight to save humanity!
  • The Talos Principle ($4.99) As if awakening from a deep sleep, the player finds himself in a strange world of ancient ruins and advanced technology. Tasked by his creator with solving a series of increasingly complex puzzles, he must decide whether to have faith or to ask the difficult questions: Who am I? What is my purpose?
  • Lionheart: Dark Moon (Free) Pick up and play this brand new mobile RPG with stunning graphics and animation! Build your powerful army of heroes from a wide variety of amazing characters and beasts.

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