Today's Apps Gone Free: Smash Cops, iColorama, Loom Photomosaic Builder, And More

Take down criminals by ramming into their cars in Hutch's awesome police-pursuit game, Smash Cops. We also have an app that allows you to edit and enhance your photos, and an app that allows you to weave together photos to create beautiful mosaics.

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iPhone:

Loom Photomosaic Builder ($0.99 → Free, 7.9 MB): Weave your iPhone, Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram photos into beautiful mosaics with this photography app. Snap a photo or import one from your library, and then choose from one of the four photo source options to have Loom automatically build your mosaic. Your projects can be shared via Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

Loom Photomosaic Builder is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 31 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

iColorama ($2.99 → Free, 11.5 MB): Edit and enhance your photos with all kinds of filters and effects with this photography app. You're able to apply filters and effects by swiping your finger over areas of your photo, or you can choose from more than 100 presets and make quick work of it. When you're project is finished, you can share it via email, Facebook, Twitter, or Tumblr.

iColorama is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 556 ratings.

SummitX Snowboarding ($4.99 → Free, 121.3 MB): Make your way down massive mountains while performing crazy tricks in this snowboarding game. The game's unique two-thumb sliding control system allows you to carve deep into the snow, perform spins and rolls, and grab the board with ease. It includes 36 runs on six mountains, six boards to unlock, licensed music, iCloud support, AirPlay support, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

SummitX Snowboarding is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 613 ratings.

Bad Cats ! ($0.99 → Free, 14.0 MB): A colorful matching puzzle game loaded with Bad Cats. It requires you to drag cats around the screen and match them with others of the same color as quickly as possible. Any cat can be moved, even those within a stack, just as long as there is an opening to drag them out of. Creating large matches will not only score you bonus points but also reward you with power-ups. The game includes achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Bad Cats ! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 287 ratings.

Match Panic ($1.99 → Free, 3.4 MB): A fast-paced matching game from indie developer Chaotic Box. The idea is to match the icons in the middle of the screen to the ones on the sides before time runs out by tapping like a crazy person. You can increase your multiplier by quickly matching five icons. Power-ups will also randomly appear to aid you in your quest to conquer the leaderobards. The game includes pixelated graphics, 12 characters to unlock, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Match Panic is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 631 ratings.

Make A Monster ($1.99 → Free, 18.6 MB): Make your very own monster with this entertainment app. The app includes more than 190 monster parts and accessories to choose from, all of which can be customized in a variety of ways. You can also choose to import a photo of yourself instead of using the includes samples.

Make A Monster is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 67 ratings.

Siege Hero ($0.99 → Free, 28.2 MB): Siege Hero offers a new perspective on the physics-based puzzle game genre. Instead of chucking stones from the sides of the screen, you’ll be taking out your foes via a first-person perspective. Just tap to throw stones and watch entire structures crumble. You can tap and hold to zoom in as well. The game includes 200 levels with star ratings for each, the ability to unlock additional levels by gathering loot, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Siege Hero is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 96175 ratings.

Smash Cops ($2.99 → Free, 180.1 MB): Weave in and out of traffic to take down criminals in this police-pursuit game. You're able to control your cop car by sliding your finger all around the screen, and ram into the runaway felons by tapping with a second finger in their general vicinity. The game includes four types of challenges, 32 missions, eight unlockable cars, AirPlay support, fantastic graphics, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Smash Cops is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 586 ratings.

That concludes today's issue of Apps Gone Free.  If you like staying on top of these daily deals, don't forget to check out our free AppsGoneFree app. It provides all the deals each day, and even an archive of past deals that are still active.

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