Today is popularly known as Star Wars day for the, admittedly awful, pun of ‘May The Fourth Be With You’…
So what better time to look for a few fun Star Wars themed mobile apps for iOS, Android – and special May Fourth offers on both the official Star Wars Pit Droids iOS game and the SWTOR (Star Wars: The Old Republic) PC game?
Light Sabers And Blasters
Ultimate Star Wars Lightsaber – Android. FREE – ultimate lightsaber lets you feel like Jedi or Sith in Star Wars…
Great lightsaber handling, multiple sounds, camera flash for saber fights, force lightning, saber animation. Choose your saber color, hilt, character, background image and music.
Force Saber Of Light – Android. FREE – Android Force Saber app. Change color of the blade by choosing a crystal, feel your sword, hear different sounds of your force saber.
Jedi Light Saber – Android. FREE – developed with high quality images and features, app size optimization. Change the color and the hilt of the lightsaber, lightsaber pulsations and animation.
Play 5 famous Star Wars music in background (+ the famous Vader’s breath), choice of characters, full screen view, use camera as background, Jedi forces, Darth Maul staff.
Star Wars: Lightsaber Duel – iOS. $0.99 – face off against a friend in a fierce battle of clashing lightsabers. Authentic sound effects, full screen mode.
Connect two devices via Bluetooth as two lightsabers that react to each other, classic Star Wars theme included, or use a song from your library as soundtrack, 15 characters.
Ultimate Star Wars Blaster – Android. FREE – detailed blaster simulation brings many ranged weapons from Star Wars. Famous E11 (Stormtrooper), A280, E-5, DC-15A & DC-15S Blaster Rifles etc.
Thermal Detonator, great sound effects for all actions, touch and accelerometer control, customizable vibration feedback.
Star Wars Pit Droids – iOS
FREE for limited time sale – this weekend (May 4, 2012 – May 6, 2012), Pit Droids is available for free! Special Star Wars day offer.
Official Lucas Arts game: “While young Anakin Skywalker races to fame on the surface of Tatooine, the pit droids are running amok behind the scenes! Help Watto, the Toydarian junk dealer, corral his droids as they march mindlessly into danger throughout 95 challenging levels in a galaxy far, far away”.
FREE – lightsaber simulator app game from Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace. Join the light side or dark side, then watch as your finger becomes a fully functioning lightsaber.
Brisksaber features Episode 1 characters. Challenge your lightsaber finger against killer bosses like Darth Maul and Mace Windu.
$2.99 – Falcon Gunner is the first Star Wars game with augmented reality technology, letting you do battle with the Empire just about anywhere.
AR mode – using your phone’s camera, gyroscope/compass and accelerometer, Falcon Gunner turns your earthly surroundings into epic space battles. 20+ levels arcade action. Retina display support. Facebook integration.
Trivia, Facts and Wallpaper/Themes
Star Wars Lessons – Android
FREE – 380 ‘important’ lessons to learn from Star Wars – some funny stuff. One click share with friends.
Star Wars Theme and Wallpaper – Android
FREE – more than 300+ wallpapers and many icons for popular application and graphic user interfaces for different devices.
Star Wars FunBlast Trivia – Android
FREE – test your trivia skills in the FunBlast Star Wars universe. Lively animation and over 40 sound effects. 12 Ways to Play: 4 game modes for 1 player, 2 player, and Team play.
Over 200 multiple choice Star Wars questions.
FREE – may the force be with your social feeds… Bring the Kinect Star Wars universe into your social networking world.
With full access to your Facebook and Twitter accounts, you can even view your feeds in the style of the iconic Star Wars opening title sequence.
Darth Maul Me – iOS
FREE – official Lucas Arts app. Join the dark side and become Darth Maul in 3D.
Take a photo with your camera or use an existing photo to quickly and easily turn yourself into Darth Maul.
Turn your face completely into one of Star Wars’ greatest villains, use the partial Darth Maul tattoos, or only give yourself the Sith eyes. Share your creation with your friends.
SWTOR (Star Wars: The Old Republic) PC game
Special Star Wars day offer – save $25 or more this weekend (May 4th to May 6th). Cost – from $34.44 plus monthly subscriptions.
Avid Star Wars fans may relish this MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role playing game). Star Wars: The Old Republic launched in December – possibly the most expensive video game ever developed.
Last week the game became available in an additional 38 countries – in the Middle East and remaining European countries which were excluded from the launch.
FREE – keep your Star Wars: The Old Republic user account (see above) protected with the official Mobile Security Key app.
This optional app allows you to apply an additional layer of protection to your SWTOR account by generating a unique, one-time passcode that you can use in addition to your regular password.