The game Eventide: Slavic Fable has just gone on sale for $1.99. This is the first time this game has ever dropped below its regular price of $4.99. The game is developed by Artifex Mundi, which has dozens of popular games. Eventide: Slavic Fable is the second game in their catalogue that they’ve released for Fire TV devices, with the first being Clockwork Tales: Of Glass and Ink. Eventide: Slavic Fable is a hidden object puzzle game with an adventure theme that takes you through 30 locations and 33 different puzzling scenes. You can try the limited free version of the game before committing to buying the full version. The game is compatible with all Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Edition television models and works with either a game controller or remote control.
The popular game PAC-MAN Kart Rally by Namco has just arrived on the Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Edition television. This Mario Kart style racing game includes multiple characters from various video game franchises. It has pulled in over 5 million downloads on smart phones and tablets and I believe its arrival on the Fire TV line is the first time it’s being made on a TV platform. It currently costs $4.99, but I’d suggest holding off until September if you’re thinking of buying it because there’s a chance it will be Amazon Fire TV game of the month. If it does earn that accolade, it will be free next month. The game works with either a remote control or game controller.
tinyCam Monitor Monitor Pro, the definitive Fire TV app for remote camera surveillance, has just gone on sale for $1.99. This app lets you view, control, and even record up to 16 IP cameras. If you own any kind of networked camera, tinyCam Monitor is a great way to check up on things from the comfort of your couch. The feature list is massive and includes things like motion detection and audio monitoring. The app is compatible with all Fire TV models, including the Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Edition televisions, and works with all remotes and controllers.
The very popular racing game Riptide GP2 has just gone free to celebrate the game’s 4 year aniversary. This game is normally $1.99 and has a great 4.5 star rating from over 1,000 reviews. The sequal to that game, Riptide GP: Renegade, is also celebrating the aniversary with a sale. Riptide GP: Renegade is normally $2.99 but is currently down to $0.99, which is the new lowest price it has ever been. Both of these games are compatible with all Fire TV devices except the 1st-gen Fire TV Stick. They are both playable with either a remote control or game controller.
If you’ve never purchased anything from QVC, you can currently buy the Fire TV Stick for $32.98 by entering promo code Five4U at checkout. The lowest price the Fire TV Stick has ever been is $29.99, which occurred last Black Friday, so this is a pretty good deal if you’re a new QVC customer. Shipping is free but expect to pay sales tax.
The game Cyboid has just gone on sale for $0.99. This is the first time this game has ever been offered at this low of a price. This game is a high-speed 3D first-person shooter harking back to classic shooter games like the original Quake. It offers local multiplayer split-screen to go head-to-head against friends and family. The developer tells me this sale will last through the end of the month. Cyboid is compatible with all Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Edition television models. It works with either a remote or game controller.
The game Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic has just gone on sale for $2.29. This is the new lowest price that this game has ever been. This game was originally released on the Xbox and has since been ported over to the Fire TV and other Android devices. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is compatible with both Fire TV set-top box models, as well as the newer 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Edition television. You will need a game controller to play the game, since it’s not compatible with the Fire TV remote.
AirPlay/DLNA Receiver PRO has just gone on sale for $1.99. This is matches lowest price this app has ever been, which has only occurred once before. It has been $3.99 regularly, #2.99 occasionally, and $1.99 only once before today. I’m pretty sure this is the best selling AirPlay receiver app for the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. It allows you to send video and mirror the screen from an iPhone, iPad, or Mac to your Fire TV device. This app has been around since 2014 and has been receiving constant updates to keep it compatible with the latest versions of iOS, which is the most important thing to look for in an AirPlay Receiver app. It’s compatible with all Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Edition television models.
Monster RPG 2 has just gone on sale for $0.99. This matches the lowest price this game has ever been, which has happened twice before. 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, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Edition television models. It can be played with either a remote or game controller.
The game Warhammer Quest has just gone on sale for the first time. It was released 2 years ago but has never dropped below its regular price of $5.99. This game is a mix of role-playing and strategy. It is based on the classic Warhammer tabletop game. It’s compatible with all Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Fire TV Edition television models. You can play Warhammer Quest with either a remote or game controller.
The Channels app by Fancy Bits has just been released for the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. This app allows you to view live TV through an HDHomeRun tuner. It features a program guide as well as a nice content view with cover art for shows and movies. The Channels app is known as the best way to watch HDHomeRun content on the Apple TV. The developer has recently released DVR software that runs on a PC or NAS to record content and make it available through the Channels app. The DVR service will cost $8 per month, but the Channels app is free for Fire TV devices. That’s particularly unusual considering the Apple TV version of the app costs a staggering $24.99.
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The new game Kill ’em All has just gone free for the first time. It was released just over a month ago and has been $1.99 ever since. This is a speed and reflex game where you stand-off against opponents to see who can draw their weapon and fire off a shot the quickest. You can play against the computer AI or play against family and friends through local multiplayer. The game will connect between multiple Fire TVs, phones, and/or tablets as long as they are on the same local network. It’s compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, and works with both the remote and game controller.
The Jackbox Party Pack 3 has just gone on sale for the first time. It’s currently 50% off at $12.50. That might still sound like a lot for a Fire TV game, but this pack includes 5 unique and very popular party games in one app. The included games are Quiplash 2 (3-8 players), Trivia Murder Party (1-8 players), Guesspionage (2-8 players), Fakin’ It (3-6 players), and Tee K.O. (3-8 players). The great thing about Jackbox games are that they all allow you to use phones and tablets as their controllers, so you do not need multiple remotes or game controllers to play with a bunch of people. These games are compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models and of course work with both remotes and game controls.
Cube Jump Dash, has just gone free for the first time. This simple game was released a little over a year ago and has been $0.99 ever since. It’s a different take on the Flappy Bird style of game and features a fun 8-bit inspired retro soundtrack. Cube Jump Dash is compatible with all Fire T\V and Fire TV Stick models and works with either a game controller or the remote control.
The game Cyboid has just gone on sale for $1.99. This matches the lowest price the game has been. It is one of the few first-person shooter games available on the Fire TV and the only one with original high-speed 3D gaming, reminiscent of classic shooter games like Quake. The developer tells me the sale will last until June 21 and it is to celebrate their latest update which has improved aiming, game controller support, and performance in general. It’s compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, and works with either a remote or game controller.
BRIK eXtreme, a variation of the classic arcade games Arkanoid and Breakout, has just gone on sale for $2.09. This isn’t much of a drop from the regular price of $2.99, but this game has only been on sale once before, which was over 2 years ago, so I figured it’s worth mentioning for those interested in some classic 80’s arcade action at a discount. The game is compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, and works with both a remote or game controller.
The Mezzmo app for the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick has just gone on sale for $1.20. This is media player app was released exactly a year. This is the lowest price it has ever been and only the second time it has ever been on sale. Mezzmo is a media player app that is often forgot next to giants like Kodi and Plex. It can stream files from any DLNA / UPnP media server, so if you already have a Plex server running, you can be up and running with Mezzmo in seconds. Of course, Mezzmo does make their own server software aswell.
If you’re curious about giving Mezzmo a try, they have a free trial app you can check out before committing to buy the full version. The free version is full featured and identical to the paid app, but expires after 15 days of use. Unlike Plex, which relies on a monthly subscription model to access all features, Mezzmo just sells their software for a one-time fee with nothing else to pay later. Mezzmo is compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV stick models.
Tennis Champs Returns is a retro tennis game that has just gone free for the first time. This game was released a little over a month ago and has been $2.99 ever since. It’s a remake of the original Tennis Champs game from the Amiga PC. This Fire TV version of the game is programmed by the developer of the original Amiga version. Tennis Champs Returns is compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models. It works with either a remote or game controller and features up to 4 player local multiplayer, as well as other game modes.
Qubum is a casual puzzle game that has just gone free. This game was released about a year ago but this is the first time it has ever been made available for free. The game has 3 modes which all involve stacking and sorting crates dropped by drones. It’s available for all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models and works with both a remote or game controller.
Several classic arcade games have gone on sale for $1.49. The games are Galax, Galax Zero, Radiant Galaga, Meteorite Smash Classic, Meteorite Smash, and Jumping Jack. The developer of these games tells me they’ll be going back to their regular price of $1.99 in a couple days. All games are compatible with all Fire TV and Fire TV Stick models, and they all work with either a game controller or the Fire TV remote.