iOS 10 Feast Giveaway Winners – And Last Day For Discount!

Check out the lucky winners of the iOS 10 Feast — over 220 winners and $40,000 in prizes! By Chris Belanger.

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Our whirlwind eight-week-long celebration – the iOS 10 Feast – has now officially concluded!

We had a whale of a time releasing 10 books this year, including some fin-tastic new covers:


After the excitement of the book launches, the early access sneak-peek releases, and the free tutorials and screencasts, we’re a little bit sad that it’s all over. :[

But wait — there’s one last thing to announce: the winners of the iOS 10 Feast Giveaway!

This year represents our biggest giveaway ever, with an unbelievable $40,000 in prizes up for grabs — including the Grand Prize of over $10,000 worth of development tools, services, and swag!

Let’s review what’s inside and see who won.

Grand Prize Package


The grand prize winner will receive a massive prize pack of 53 prizes split into 13 categories:

Version Control Tools

  1. GitHub 1-year subscription ($84 value): Build your own projects on and invite collaborators to join you in unlimited private repositories.
  2. GitKraken Pro 1-year subscription ($60 value): Fantastic Git client; edit your merge conflict output in-app, maintain multiple profiles and more!
  3. Tower 2 ($79 value): Version control with Git – made easy. In a beautiful, efficient, and powerful app.

Continuous Integration

  1. Bitrise Pro 1-year subscription with 2 Concurrencies ($1080 value): iOS Continuous Integration and Delivery for your whole team, with dozens of integrations for your favorite services.
  2. Buddybuild 1-year team subscription ($1908 value): Buddybuild ties together a continuous integration, continuous delivery and an iterative feedback solution into a single, seamless platform for all your mobile apps.

App Localization

  1. Applanga 6-month Starter Subscription ($330 value): Everything you need to make mobile app localization fast and easy.

iOS Controls

  1. shinobicontrols professional bundle 1-year subscription ($1495 value) includes the following:
  • ShinobiCharts: Bring your app’s data to life with these professional chart components.
  • ShinobiToolkit: An excellent collection of UI controls to enhance your apps with features like Grids, Calendars, Carousels and Gauges.
  • ShinobiForms: Tools for building user input forms quickly and easily.

Other Development Tools

  1. AppCode 1-year subscription ($199 value): A smart IDE for iOS and macOS development.
  2. Base 2 ($29 value): Create, design, edit and browse SQLite 3 database files. It’s quick to get in to and get the data you need.
  3. Charles ($50 value): A slick HTTP proxy, monitor and reverse proxy that lets you view all of the HTTP and SSL/HTTPS traffic between their machine and the Internet.
  4. Dash for macOS ($30 value): Instant offline access to documentation sets, and extremely handy snippet manager.
  5. Dash for iOS ($10 value): Mobile offline access to documentation sets.
  6. Paw 1-year team subscription (up to 5 users) ($500 value): Powerful HTTP API test client that syncs automatically between team members.
  7. Reveal ($59 value) – A powerful runtime view debugging tool with advanced visualisations, comprehensive inspectors and the ability to modify applications on the fly.

Design Tools

  1. Acorn 5 ($30 value): An easy to use Mac image editor, designed for humans. With a ton of new features and refinements, you will make beautiful images in Acorn!
  2. Affinity Designer ($50 value): A 2015 Apple Design Award winner, this innovative illustrator combines vector design and raster finishing naturally in one tool. Put simply, its speed, power and precision make creating art feel fun and spontaneous again!
  3. Affinity Photo for Mac ($50 value): Apple’s App of the Year 2015, this professional photo editing tool has live retouch tools that work in real time, non-destructive editing, raw processing and end-to-end color management – make beautiful photographs spring to life!
  4. AppCooker ($30 value): Design apps like a chef – right on your iPad!
  5. Astropad for iPad ($30 value): Turn your iPad into a graphics tablet!
  6. Avocode 3-month subscription ($39 value): Got a design? Turn it into code with Avocode. Upload and share your designs; get CSS, export assets, measure and handpick colors.
  7. Briefs ($10 value): Share your ideas without code. Create prototypes with the animation performance and responsive interaction of a native application.
  8. ColorSnapper 2 ($9 value): The classic color picker app for designers & developers which makes it easy to collect, adjust, organize and export colors of any pixel on the screen.
  9. Core Animator ($100 value): Turn your own animations into native iOS code.
  10. PaintCode 2 ($100 value): PaintCode is a vector drawing app that generates Core Graphics code in real time.
  11. Principle for Mac ($100 value): Principle makes it easy to create animated and interactive user interface designs!
  12. Promotee ($10 value): Make your app’s promo art shine using this tool to create slick framed product shots.
  13. Sketch 3 ($99 value): Vector-based app for designers of all types to create create beautiful, high-quality artwork.
  14. Zeplin 6-month Growing Business Subscription ($150 value): A tool that makes handing off designs from designers to developers much easier. Generate styleguides, and resources, automatically!

Productivity Tools

  1. Duet ($20 value): Lets you use your iDevice as an extra display for your Mac using the Lightning or 30-pin cable. In Retina. At 60 frames per second. Seriously.
  2. Focused ($30 value): No clutter, no distractions. Just a perfectly crafted set of tools to help you write and stay focused on the task at hand.
  3. Monodraw ($20 value): A neat tool for creating diagrams, layouts, and flow charts – in ASCII art! :]
  4. Quiver ($10 value): A notebook built for programmers; mix text, code, Markdown and LaTeX within one note, with live preview Markdown and LaTeX.
  5. Soulver ($12 value): A handy app to help you play around with numbers, more conveniently than a traditional calculator.
  6. 1Password 1-year Individual Subscription ($36 value): All your passwords and credentials in one, secure location.

Blogging Tools

  1. Premium 1-year subscription ($99 value): Create a beautiful website to promote your app with the same awesome software we use for our blog.

Game Tools

  1. Glyph Designer 2 1-year Subscription ($53 value): Design beautiful fonts for your iOS games.
  2. Particle Designer 2 ($80 value): Create amazing particle systems for your games with a visual editor designed specifically for Mac OS X.
  3. Spine ($69 value): Build realistic 2D skeletal animations and easily integrate them into your games.

Conference tickets

  1. RWDevCon ($1499 value): A free ticket to our official conference which also gets you into the exclusive pre-conference workshop! Come meet the team for some great hands-on tutorials, inspiration, and fun!
  2. 360iDev ($799 value): A free ticket to 360iDev 2017 – an awesome conference for app developers!


  1. Swift Apprentice PDF ($55 value): A book for complete beginners to Apple’s brand new programming language – Swift 3.
  2. iOS Apprentice PDF ($55 value): Learn how to make iPhone and iPad apps from the ground up, with a series of epic-length tutorials for beginners!
  3. tvOS Apprentice ($55 value): Learn how to build great-looking interfaces with UI elements designed for the Apple TV experience, monetize your app with in-app purchases, add animations, and more!
  4. iOS 10 by Tutorials PDF ($55 value): Learn about the new APIs in iOS 10 and what’s new in Swift 3!
  5. watchOS by Tutorials PDF ($55 value): Learn about UI controls and layout, the new dock, notifications, Snap, and more!
  6. Core Data by Tutorials PDF ($55 value): Take control of your data in iOS apps using Core Data, Apple’s powerful object graph and persistence framework.
  7. iOS Animations by Tutorials Second Edition PDF ($55 value): Learn how to make iOS Animations in Swift 3 through a series of hands-on tutorials and challenges.
  8. 2D Apple Games by Tutorials PDF ($55 value): Learn how to make your own iOS and tvOS games using Swift 3 and SpriteKit.
  9. 3D Apple Games by Tutorials PDF ($55 value): Make stunning 3D games in SpriteKit, and learn how to build your own 3D game art!
  10. Unity Games by Tutorials PDF ($55 value): Create 4 complete Unity games from scratch, including a 3D first-person shooter, a twin-stick shooter, a 2D platformer, and a virtual reality tower defense game!
  11. Plus two more surprise books that we haven’t yet announced on the site! ($110 value)

Video Tutorials

  1. 1-year Subscription ($180 value): Get full access to our complete catalog of video tutorials – plus get access to a new video tutorial each week!

Bonus Loot

  1. T-shirt ($25 value): Sport a stylish gray t-shirt with a “Eat, Drink, Swift” design!

Again, a huge thanks goes out to everyone who donated their products and services for the iOS 10 Feast. We couldn’t do this without the generous support of folks like this. These prizes are all amazing resources for developers that come highly recommended.

The Winner Is…

Augh! The anticipation is killing me! The winner of this massive, epic $10,000 prize pack is…

Epic Grin

Jason Trimble (@jasontrimble on Twitter)!

Congratulations Jason! We will be in touch shortly to arrange the delivery of your iOS 10 Feast prize pack.

Individual Prize Winners

If you didn’t snag the first place prize, don’t worry — we still have 229 individual prize winners to announce as well!

Once again, anyone who tweeted with the #ios10feast hashtag was automatically entered into our huge draw for individual prizes — and here they are!

  1. @_a_lex_is
  2. @_limamedeiros
  3. @_SS19
  4. @0samox
  5. @77AKA
  6. @abhinav_Dugar
  7. @Abo_SmRaN
  8. @adamwright_1989
  9. @AdriLeverkuhn
  10. @AGorchakov7
  11. @Akhenaten
  12. @Aknapp1212
  13. @akonakov
  14. @alessandrodn
  15. @AlexHedley
  16. @allenlinli
  17. @andreatorrisi
  18. @andronikos3000
  19. @anesi_anesi
  20. @AngelinaMon98
  21. @annievang
  22. @ant_bello
  23. @antocara
  24. @anver_bogatov
  25. @asefimenko
  26. @ASTestApp
  27. @AthenaZoe78
  28. @azamsharp
  29. @BanqueroDigital
  30. @bastyen00
  31. @bdre_d
  32. @betancur
  33. @bgsudeep
  34. @birkserg
  35. @Blendersleuth
  36. @bluemix2
  37. @BobBaffy
  38. @brodlycooper
  39. @cammster__
  40. @caniplay_co_uk
  41. @Capt_Logun
  42. @carlfranzon
  43. @castus
  44. @catterwauls
  45. @chalfacre
  46. @chandan_im
  47. @CindyLin16
  48. @cmckni3
  49. @cognisoft
  50. @cotemustis
  51. @cousinmayan
  52. @cowlibob
  53. @crisredfi
  54. @Da_CroSensation
  55. @Dale_Buckley
  56. @DanDanMartins
  57. @danieljch16
  58. @danny_wonglh
  59. @dannyomo
  60. @davidliongson
  61. @deadfrogstudios
  62. @decatilinae
  63. @divyenduz
  64. @dlcferro
  65. @Donald_M_Voltz
  66. @donnywdavis
  67. @DottieYottie
  68. @dougguitar
  69. @druizzzz
  70. @dvd_pop
  71. @EduardGhergu
  72. @EeEe1987
  73. @elitree
  74. @emanahov
  75. @EmraanDharsi
  76. @endodoug
  77. @Erailtrain
  78. @erikkerber
  79. @esra_malkoc_
  80. @evankstone
  81. @f_messina
  82. @faabalia
  83. @fabianehlert
  84. @faisalmaqsod
  85. @fauooh
  86. @FerryvdHeijden
  87. @flexkid1
  88. @Freeubi
  89. @freshapplenews
  90. @frtncr
  91. @futurelaza
  92. @g00ddy
  93. @gemmakbarlow
  94. @geykel
  95. @gifou
  96. @HakShinKen
  97. @HansaGames
  98. @happiehappie92
  99. @HarriVayrynen
  100. @heavysword
  101. @hexaedre
  102. @huiping192
  103. @iGeoCacher
  104. @ilittlewood
  105. @iMaddin
  106. @IndieGameDevBot
  107. @iStickerAlbums
  108. @its_quon
  109. @itsajamesthing
  110. @ivantrotter
  111. @jacinmontava
  112. @jakeliu
  113. @jamescalby
  114. @JaredTHill
  115. @JasonR
  116. @jcesarmobile
  117. @JCubedApps
  118. @jerometonnelier
  119. @jessyMeow
  120. @johnnelm9r
  121. @jonyzume
  122. @jpsmarinho
  123. @JustGeekGirl
  124. @kareemdjames
  125. @KaterynaSytnyk
  126. @Kdawgwilk
  127. @kendeveloper
  128. @kevinmunc
  129. @kjf_52
  130. @Knabino4ka
  131. @ksikluks
  132. @leastudiosboise
  133. @letsnottalkagai
  134. @lkhammer
  135. @LloroPorTi_
  136. @LTrutter
  137. @luigitel180
  138. @Lupardi
  139. @machetman
  140. @Maikolde
  141. @MarcBunkers
  142. @MarcS404
  143. @MariuszHenke
  144. @markbeaty
  145. @MattJensen03
  146. @maumercado
  147. @merrywhether_
  148. @Metalboyblue
  149. @MetTheGeek
  150. @mightyquinn
  151. @mindandmagicltd
  152. @mmandell70
  153. @mmars123
  154. @mrahmiao
  155. @muckypause
  156. @MyersChris78
  157. @nateinc
  158. @nfgrilo
  159. @nyxos
  160. @ocampesato
  161. @OhadYaniv
  162. @owenied
  163. @palmeromiranda
  164. @pardel
  165. @PaulBlacklock2
  166. @paullee999
  167. @pbellot
  168. @pdenlinger
  169. @peeterrussak
  170. @petitJo
  171. @phillydev716
  172. @prism_studios
  173. @pulsarman325
  174. @Pym
  175. @RamiroRafart
  176. @randoramma
  177. @RedQueenCoder
  178. @rmorlen
  179. @robcornerstone
  180. @robert_mcbryde
  181. @Roberto_Pastor
  182. @RoqApps
  183. @rrozen01
  184. @Ryur
  185. @sabano_doreen
  186. @samcat116
  187. @scascacha
  188. @ScottWickham
  189. @sdoowhsoj
  190. @SeanMurphy747
  191. @sekornblatt
  192. @shawn_rogers
  193. @shoeb01717
  194. @singlesignon
  195. @sproutworks
  196. @squatto
  197. @StanislavK
  198. @staticsteven
  199. @SteveMoser
  200. @sumitpaul
  201. @sunfishgurl
  202. @SymoSys
  203. @T_Yusupov
  204. @ta_franks
  205. @tarekmhsalama
  206. @TechFirth
  207. @techginny
  208. @TechStoriesGR
  209. @TeguStudios
  210. @teomatteo89
  211. @th3xyz
  212. @The_Poor_Tom
  213. @Theastamana
  214. @TheCodingArt
  215. @theresaa_pack
  216. @TheRonWheeler
  217. @ThomasY388
  218. @tobias_helmrich
  219. @toby1061
  220. @trotamund
  221. @ttrentler
  222. @ujwntx
  223. @vassilag
  224. @warmlove619
  225. @welverinmobile
  226. @wichmannoa
  227. @wiltabone94
  228. @x0000ff
  229. @xnukernel

How To Claim Your Prize

If you’re a lucky individual prize winner, please email our Feast coordinator Christine with your top 5-10 choices from the list below (in order of most wanted to least wanted).

Christine will then do her best to match you with your preference (keep in mind each prize only has a limited number available). You have 48 hours to claim your prize, otherwise we’ll need to give them away to others (more details on that below).

It’s first come, first serve, so email your choices right away!

Unclaimed Prizes

As explained above, there is a chance that some of the prizes may go unclaimed, especially with so many winners and so many prizes up for grabs this year!

After 48 hours, we will give any unclaimed prizes away to forum members who post a comment on this thread.

  • We’ll give half of the prizes away in order from those with the most overall posts on the forums to those with the least posts, in order to reward regular forum members.
  • We’ll give the other half away based on whoever submits the funniest or most interesting comments, since we like to LOL ;]

So if you want one last shot at winning, simply post on this thread and who knows — you might get lucky and win an unclaimed prize! :]

Last Day for the iOS 10 Feast Discount!

And that concludes the iOS 10 Feast! We hope you enjoyed everything at the Feast this year — and that you came away stuffed and happy!

Congrats to all of the prize winners, and a huge thank you to everyone who supported us by purchasing our new Swift books, subscribing to our video tutorials, signing up for RWDevCon, or recommending our site. This site is a lot of work, and you are what makes all of this possible.

And don’t forget, today is the last day to use coupon code IOS10FEAST to save on anything in the store — don’t miss out.

Thanks to everyone who took part in the iOS 10 Feast this year — we now return you to the regularly scheduled programming at!