Your .AVI and .MKV on iPad  prayers have been answered.  VLC is  now (or will soon be) available from the App store via this link. It is already live in New Zealand and is making its way across the globe. via

See our previous coverage for the backstory.

Update: We’re not getting much for our videos on our 4.2 iPads.  How are ya’ll makin’ out?

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