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Jun 12

Our favorite mobile apps inspired by Summer movies

It’s a great summer for movies this year. The Avengers and Men in Black 3 were a smash at the box office, and greats like Brave and Prometheus are just around the corner. With all the excitement for summer blockbusters, the fun doesn’t have to start and end at the theaters. With a mobile device, you can get in on all the action this summer with these great movie apps.


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The board-game inspired movie inspired this fantastic app. Attack or defend the Earth as the Human navy or the Alien armada. Master your strategic and tactical attacks and move up the ranks from Seaman to Admiral. The action is at your fingertips when you play against the computer or your friends in multiplayer modes.

Men in Black 3

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Sony pictures has launched a new app to keep the fun going with Men in Black 3. The game may be a bit different than you might expect. It’s more about resource management — something like the Sims. Play as an agent in the past and the present, deploying MIB agents to protect the Earth. Earn points to buys tools like the Neuralyzer, Deatomizer, and the Noisy Cricket. Share your achievements on Facebook and Twitter on your way to becoming the head of the MIB agency.


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With your mobile device, be sure to go on Facebook and try out the Prometheus Facebook App. Dive deeper into the mystery, unlocking movie stills and other treats from the movie. The interactive sitemap lets you navigate through the Prometheus with an orb like interface. Get in on the exclusive reveals and updates with this Facebook App.

Escape the Dark Forest

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Get ready for Snow White and the Huntsman with this game for your mobile device. It’s set up as an endless runner format, so there always a new top score to set. Reaching achievements in game unlocks videos of the upcoming Snow White movie. There are three environments to enjoy as you play as either the Huntsman or Snow White. Jump, slide, and tilt your way into adventure with this app.

The Amazing Spider-Man

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Augment your reality with the Amazing Spider-Man App. Just locate an AR image and scan it with the app. Spider-Man comes to life, right on the screen of your mobile device. He’ll swing on web, climb up walls, and fight crooks in your augmented reality. Collect all thirteen and share your achievement badge on Facebook or Twitter.

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