Today's Apps Gone Free: Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook, MotoHeroz, Zombie Band, And More

Follow the story of Po, the one and only Kung Fu Panda, as he tries to stop a madman from conquering China in iStoryTime's Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook. We also have a side-scrolling racing game with 30 beautiful tracks to speed through, and a rhythm game where you get to become part of an undead band.

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iPhone:

MotoHeroz ($0.99 → Free, 24.0 MB): Inspired by the critically acclaimed WiiWare game by the same name, this side-scrolling racing game will have you trying to post the fastest possible times in order to climb the online leaderboards. Try to time your jumps, pick the best routes, and collect items to speed through each of the 30 tracks. You can also upgrade your vehicle with all kinds of new parts by using the coins you earn during each race. The game includes six vehicles to unlock, 30 tracks, asynchronous multiplayer, and achievements via Game Center.

MotoHeroz is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 377 ratings.

iPad:

MotoHeroz HD ($2.99 → Free, 24.1 MB): Inspired by the critically acclaimed WiiWare game by the same name, this side-scrolling racing game will have you trying to post the fastest possible times in order to climb the online leaderboards. Try to time your jumps, pick the best routes, and collect items to speed through each of the 30 tracks. You can also upgrade your vehicle with all kinds of new parts by using the coins you earn during each race. The game includes six vehicles to unlock, 30 tracks, asynchronous multiplayer, and achievements via Game Center.

MotoHeroz HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 206 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

Maha ($1.99 → Free, 4.8 MB): A Twitter client with an interface similar to Microsoft's Windows Phone 7. The app includes support for unlimited accounts, a variety of background colors to choose from, a customizable home page, the ability to upload multiple images, trending topics, and Instapaper and Read it Later support.

Maha is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 176 ratings.

Zombie Band ($0.99 → Free, 71.9 MB): Become a part of the undead band in this rhythm game. Tap and shake your way through 10 original music tracks and string together combos to achieve the highest possible score. The game includes two modes, three themes, hidden bonus tracks, power-ups, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Zombie Band is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 16 ratings.

Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook ($2.99 → Free, 43.5 MB): A digital book that follows the story of Po, the Kung Fu Panda, as he tries to stop an evil villain from conquering China with a secret weapon. The app includes genuine character audio and real images from the motion picture Kung Fu Panda 2 to provide an authentic experience. It also includes three reading options, a highlighted text option, and a Create-a-Scene mode, which allows you to create cool pictures by placing stickers on three different backgrounds.

Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 362 ratings.

Curlington HD ($0.99 → Free, 21.3 MB): An arcade game that takes the stone-sliding sport known as curling to a whole new level. To slide a stone, just swipe with a single finger, or with multiple fingers for more power, towards your target. The object of the game is to get your stone to stop sliding in the center of the target. Curlington also includes realistic physics, special stones, intuitive gesture controls, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Curlington HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 147 ratings.

Ultimate Photo Editor ($0.99 → Free, 13.5 MB): A simple but effective photo editor. It allows you to load any image from your library, and then edit and enhance it with a wide variety of customizable tools and effects. You're able to adjust your photo's brightness, saturation, contrast, orientation, sharpness, add stickers, draw right on your photo, add text, and apply up to 10 different effects.

Ultimate Photo Editor is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 203 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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