Fantastical 2 Is Now Available For iPad [video]

fantastical-2-iPad-FSMdotCOMFantastical, the popular iPhone and Mac calendar app, is now available for the iPad. The apps brings the same iOS 7-inspired UI that the iPhone app has with similar features: an integrated calendar and reminders list, a reworked calendar parser and more.

The Fantastical Dashboard

  • Multiple views let you view your events and reminders just the way you want
  • DayTicker, week view, or full-screen week view present your events and reminders with clarity
  • Customize your Fantastical Dashboard with a simple gesture


  • See your events and dated reminders together in the main list
  • Add reminders directly from the Reminders list or new event screen – just flip the switch to toggle between events and reminders
  • Set dates, times, and geofences (when I arrive/when I leave)

Powerful parser features, including:

  • Create reminders by starting your sentence with “reminder”, “todo”, “task”, or “remind me to”
  • Expanded, expressive repeating events such as third Thursday of every month, every weekend, last weekday of the month, and more
  • Create alerts with phrases such as “remind me tomorrow at 3PM”, “alert 1 hour before”, or “alarm 3PM”


  • Informational event details, including a map to show your event’s locations and flexible repeating options
  • Background app updating allows events, reminders, and alerts to be pushed to Fantastical 2 even if you don’t launch the app very often
  • An extended keyboard when creating new events or reminders, providing instant access to numbers and symbols for dates and times
  • Birthday options – tap on a birthday to see contact information or send a quick greeting
  • TextExpander support


  • The easiest and fastest way to add new events or reminders
  • Just type in your details or use dictation* and watch your words magically turn into an actual event or reminder!


  • Tap an event or reminder to show and edit its details
  • Tap and hold an event to duplicate, move, or share
  • Use search to instantly locate specific events or reminders
  • View your Facebook events


  • Supports the same calendar services as the built-in Calendar app, including iCloud, Google Calendar, Exchange, and more!
  • Fantastical 2 is fully localized in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish
  • Just type or speak* your event or reminder in any of these languages and Fantastical will automatically understand

Fantastical is available for iPhone ( $4.99 – iTunes link ), iPad ( $9.99 – 33% off limited time launch sale – iTunes link ) and Mac OS X (  $19.99 – Mac App Store link )