After the holiday season, early summer is the second best time to pick up some discounted digital games. Steam's summer sale is coming soon, but right now there are a ton of apps on sale for both iOS and Android, some of which are no-brainers, like the original Sonic The Hedgehog for $1. Actual smartphone not included.
Under "Top Deals" you'll find all the iOS and Android deals currently going on. If you've got an iDevice, you should definitely check out Infinity Blade 2: it's $1 today, down from $7, and it sports some of the nicest graphics you'll ever see on your iOS computer. If you've got an Android phone, maybe you want to check out SwiftKey, which is widely considered to be the best replacement Android keyboard. That's half off today, down to $2.
Unlike most app deals on Dealzmodo, today we're including all the apps on sale, not just the ones that went on sale in the last 24 hours, so this is as complete a list as you'll find. If we missed one, shout it out in the comments. Isn't it nice when a centralized app store and DRM actually makes games cheaper?
• Feast or Famine ($0) | iTunes | Originally $1
• FREE Angry Birds Rio [iPad]
I swear, every time I buy one of these FM transmitters it's because I'm starting a road trip and I have no way to play music from my phone in the car. Because of my poor planning, I'm usually picking up a cheapo off-brand transmitter from a gas station for somewhere around $30. The smart move is to pick one up now, before you need it. [Groupon]
• $30 off $60 of Thinkgeek Exclusives | Thinkgeek | Use coupon code DROPCARGO
• Tomb Raider + FREE Hitman: Absolution [Steam] ($40) | Amazon
• FTL [Steam] ($5) | Amazon
• Pre-order Rogue Legacy + Soundtrack [DRM Free/Steam] ($10) | Normally $15
• Far Cry 3 ($20) | Amazon
• Far Cry 3 ($20) | Amazon
• Assassin's Creed 3 ($20) | Amazon
Dumb TV → Smart TV
5 Mediocre comic movies? You mean 1 excellent comic movie, 1 pretty good comic movie, 1 mediocre comic movie, and 2 god awful comic movies. - Commenter CrapMcPoopin
• Sopranos Complete Series [DVD] ($125) | Amazon | Lowest price ever | What a classic show
George Orwell's masterpiece in Newspeak is $3 on Kindle and Google Play. [Deals Kinja]
No tablet deals, but hella tablet app deals up top.
This is a great deal on a 1080p Dell monitor.
Best Buy's doing their iPhone trade in program again. Basically, if you trade in an pristine iPhone 4S, you can save $150 off your next smartphone. I think that's a little low—I have an upgrade now but I'm passing on this deal—but I suspect it might be just the ticket for some folks.
• Verizon Palm Pixi ($38) | Ebay | Originally $80
Nothing in life is free.
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