The game Ticket to Ride has just dropped in price from $6.99 to $1.99. Apart from when the game was offered briefly for free last year, this is the lowest price it has been. This is the official electronic adaptation of the immensely popular board game of the same name. Ticket To Ride is touted as a game that takes a minute to learn, but a lifetime to master. The Fire TV version features solo play against up to 4 AI players, local multiplayer play with up to 4 people, and online multiplayer. The online multiplayer is cross-platform, which means you can play against people on Android, iOS, Mac, and PC. It has a great 4.2 star rating from over 500 reviews. Ticket To Ride is compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, and works with either a remote control or game controller.
Super Pixalo has just gone down to FREE for the first time. This is a precision platforming game with over 120 levels. The game is retro in both its style and unforgiving difficulty. It’s compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models and works with either a game controller or the Fire TV remote.
Dissonance: An Interactive Novelette is currently available for free. This is the first time this game has ever been offered for free. Dissonance combines a novelette and point-and-click puzzles to create a unique video game experience. The game is oddly only compatible with the 2nd-gen Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, but if you have a 1st-gen device, it doesn’t hurt picking it up using the “Cloud Only” option on the product page, incase it becomes compatible with older devices in the future.
AirPlayMirror Receiver has just gone on sale for $2.99. This is the first time this app has dropped below its regular price of $4.99. This is the newest AirPlay app to be released for the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. It allows Fire TVs and Fire TV Sticks to receive AirPlay video and screen mirroring from iPhones, iPads, and iMacs the same way the Apple TV works. One very interesting feature of this app that no other AirPlay app can do is display up to 4 different Apple devices simultaneously, with each device’s video displayed in its own window. I have not tried this app yet myself, but you don’t need to rely on my testing because the developer offers a free version that lets you try the app for 15 minutes before committing to buy the full version. The app is compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models.
Monster RPG 2 has just gone on sale for $0.99. This is only the second time the game has been offered for this reduced price, which matches the lowest it has ever been. Monster RPG 2 is a turn-based role-playing game with 19 locations to discover. The game features 9 adventurers to lead and develop through the game. It’s compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, but it does require a game controller to play.
Headlines – RSS Feed Reader for TV has just gone free. This is the first time this app has ever been offered for free. The app’s developer tells me the price will go back up after the first week of March. Headlines just went through a large overhaul with many new features. It allows you to read news articles from RSS feeds right on your Fire TV device. It even displays trending Twitter topics and a weather feed. The app is compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV stick models except the 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick, but hopefully that will be corrected soon. It works with either a remote or game controller.
Watchit is a Reddit client for the Fire TV that just went free for the first time. The developer tells me he just released an improved version of the app and to celebrate is offering it for free during this weekend only. On Monday the app will return to its regular price of $0.99, so be sure to pick it up soon if you’re interested in watching videos posted on Reddit on your Fire TV or Fire TV Stick. The app works with all Fire TV models and either a remote or controller.
PAC-MAN Championship Edition DX has just gone free for the first time. This game from BANDAI-NAMCO was released two weeks ago for $4.99. It’s a modern version of the classic PAC-MAN game that features 132 levels spread across 10 zones with unique layouts. It’s compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, and works with both a remote or game controller.
Oddworld: Munch’s Oddysee has just dropped down to $0.99. This matches the lowest price this game has ever been. This is the prequel to Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath, which has been a very popular title among Fire TV gamers and has alos just dropped to $0.99 today. Both of these games were originally released on the Xbox, so these are full console caliber games. This game is full of puzzles, depth, and a hilarious script. Oddworld: Munch’s Oddysee is oddly only compatible with the 2nd-gen Fire TV and 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick. It also requires a game controller to play.
Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath, an action-adventure game originally released on the Xbox, has just dropped down to $0.99. This matches the lowest price this game has ever been. In this game, you play as a bounty hunter who tracks down outlaws. The game has a 4 out of 5 star rating with over 100 reviews and is one of the best console caliber games for the Fire TV. Check out IGN’s video review to learn more. Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath is compatible with the 1st and 2nd-generation Fire TV and requires a game controller to play. The prequel to this game, Oddworld: Munch’s Oddysee, has also just dropped down to $0.99.