Apple has now officially selected Star Walk 2 – Guide to the Night Sky as the new App Store Free App of the Week. Regularly listed at $2.99, you can grab the app for free on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch from now through this time next week. This is the very first time we have seen the app go free directly on the App Store since it released in August 2014.

It received an Apple Design Award in 2014 and has been used by more than “10 million people”. Head below for more details:

Star Walk 2 is a next-generation tool for not only learning the exact position of stars, planets, constellations, comets, ISS, satellites, star clusters, nebulae and meteor showers in the night sky but also for investigating its’ depth like watching constellations, nebulae and satellites from aside.

NEW IN STAR WALK 2

All-new stunning design: – New simpler and cleaner interface in vibrant colors for retina displays – Atmospheric visual and sound effects, stirring soundtrack – Exclusive handcrafted artwork for constellations, inspired by minimalist low-poly art

Incredible 3D models of celestial bodies*: – Planetary nebulae – Constellations – Dwarf planets, comets, and asteroids – Man-made satellites – Layer by layer planets and missions

App Store Free App of the Week: Star Walk 2 – Guide to the Night Sky ($3 value)

Head over to our daily game/app roundups for more discounted and free iOS deals including the original Infinity Blade for free50% off the new Scanner Pro 6, and free downloads of iOS cooking app Green Kitchen ($5 value).

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