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FaceApp - despite the controversy there's a reason it is popular!

FaceApp is high in the ranks of then Google Play store at the moment, and despite the controversies of white-washing, there's a reason. In short, it's really fun, simple to use and an all round well-designed app that has some great filters and effects.
The purpose of the app is simple - simply load it up, take a photo, play with a few dials and then before you know it there's your desired outcome - whether it be a new gender, a younger self, an older self - etc. You name it - FaceApp can do it.
Check it out today, it's one of those apps well worth downloading and spending a few minutes with!

Angry Birds Star Wars

Today's app of the day is Angry Birds Star Wars


You would struggle to find a person on earth who has not heard of Angry Birds, and likewise, you would probably find it even more difficult to find someone who had not heard of StarWars. Arguably, the most iconic mobile game ever, and the most iconic film franchise of all time. Why not combine them to create the greatest mobile game based on a film franchise... possible ever?

That is exactly what Rovi has accomplished in it's latest iteration of the Angry Birds franchise - Angry Birds Star Wars. Although the core game mechanics remain unchanged from the very first iteration, the Star Wars release includes a mash up of some of the best elements from previous entries, notably the space levels from Angry Birds Space. These levels are a great addition to the standard Angry Birds gameplay and really mix up the level structure.

The game is probably the best looking Angry Birds to date, with the level of detail in the environments far surpassing anything from previous entries. The sound and general smoothness of the game are also top notch, and there is enough of the iconic Star Wars elements (cue the prolonged scrolling story) to keep fans happy. As you progress through famous Star Wars landscapes, you will feel right at home shooting your birds at pigs, but you will undoubtedly enjoy some of the finer touches Rovio have implemented to really do the Star Wars theme justice, such as the use of Light sabres, blasters and even Jedi Powers to take down the evil pigs!

With 80 levels, and arguably more on the way, it is hard to go past Angry Birds Star Wars. In short, download it now!






In the words of the developer:

May the birds be with you!
JOIN THE ANGRY BIRDS IN THEIR BIGGEST ADVENTURE YET!
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away... a group of desperate rebel birds faced off against a galactic menace: the Empire’s evil Pigtroopers!
Rebel birds, striking from a hidden base, have won their first victory against the evil Imperial Pigs. During the battle, Rebel spies managed to steal secret plans to the Empire’s ultimate weapon, the PIG STAR, and are racing to deliver the plans to the Rebel Birds. Now they need your help!
Join an epic adventure with the Angry Birds in the legendary Star Wars™ universe! Use the Force, wield your lightsaber, and blast away Pigtroopers on an intergalactic journey from the deserts of Tatooine to the depths of the Pig Star -- where you’ll face off against the terrifying Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Pigs! Can you become a Jedi Master and restore freedom to the galaxy?
Time to grab your lightsaber and join the adventure! May the birds be with you!

HOURS AND HOURS OF ENGAGING GAMEPLAY - Explore more than 80 levels in iconic locations like Tatooine and the Pig Star. Can you dodge Imperial pigs, laser turrets, Tusken Raider pigs, and the dark side of the Force to get all three stars?
NEW GAMEPLAY MECHANICS - Use lightsabers, Blasters and Jedi powers to wreak havoc on the Imperial Pigs!
LEVEL UP YOUR BIRDS - Keep playing and level up your birds to improve their skills!
SECRETS AND HIDDEN GOODIES - Can you unlock all the R2-D2 and C-3PO bonus levels?
FREE UPDATES - This is only the beginning of the epic saga!
THE MIGHTY FALCON
Stuck on a tricky level? Earn stars and call the Mighty Falcon to rain down the destruction. New goals, achievements and gameplay!
PATH OF THE JEDI
The ultimate training ground for a Young Jedi, this episode features 40 Dagobah Challenge Levels with Jedi Master Yoda! Master the Path of the Jedi to unlock the ultimate Lightsaber! Available as an in-app purchase, or by earning three stars on every level.

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