Mac Apps

Brain App comes to Mac App Store


Independent games developer Chris Mayer has announced the release of Brain App for Mac. The Mac version features all of the Brain Exercises from ‘Brain App XL’, the enhanced iPad edition of the game. A new user interface has been created specifically for the Mac platform.

Over 19,500 iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users in more than 50 countries have given their brains a work-out with Brain App. Using tried and tested techniques, Brain App presents a variety of rapid-fire math problems in quick succession to exercise the brain.


In it’s first couple of days on sale, Brain App for Mac has quickly risen to become #1 of the "Educational Games" chart in Australia, Ireland, United Kingdom, Austria, and Canada. And ranks in the Top 100 "All Games" chart in more than 20 counties, including the USA, Canada, UK, Germany, Saudi Arabia, India, and Sweden.

System Requirements:
* Mac OS X 10.6.6 Snow Leopard
* 10MB free hard disk space

Pricing and Availability:
Brain App 1.0 for Mac is available for download right now from the Mac App Store, priced at $4.99 (USD). iPhone and iPad versions are also available.


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