Best Android apps this week

Download these Android apps to pass the time till you can get your hands on some shiny MWC 2012 hardware

Monster Shooter £Free

Finally, an Android game plot we can get involved with – DumDum's cat has been stolen by aliens and he's got guns, grenades and rockets to help him rescue the damn thing. A 2D, hand-drawn dual stick shooter that's worth a free download.

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UEFA EURO 2012 £Free

Carlsberg's put up the cash for this football app with Euro 2012 news, live commentary, stats, Man of the Match voting and a bar finder.

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Travelzoo £Free

For last minute travellers and deal website junkies, the Travelzoo app could save you plenty of money on your next badly-planned holiday. The Top 20 is a good starting point for discount newbies plus the app will give you a map view of the latest deals if you already had somewhere in mind.

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Don't just stand there, grab the squid by the tentacles and fling it across the underwater battlefield in this free Android game with cartoon-style graphics and a fun soundtrack.

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BBC iPlayer £Free

We don't usually include updates in our pick of Android apps but the Beeb has just given its Android app 3G streaming for TV and radio catch up. Just watch out for your – no doubt – rapidly climbing monthly data usage.

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