Today's Apps Gone Free: Wolfenstein 3D Classic Platinum, iCrates, Death Rally, And More

Play as B.J. Blazkowicz and blast your way out of Castle Wolfenstein in id Software's classic first-person shooter, Wolfenstein 3D Classic Platinum. We also have a music app that helps you discover vinyl records, tapes, and CDs, and an electrifying top-down racer. **We’re currently experiencing server issues that are causing some app ratings not to display properly. We’re hoping to fix this as soon as possible. Sorry for the inconvenience.**

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iPhone:

Finger Battle ($0.99 → Free, 286.4 KB): Prove you have the fastest tapping finger on the block with this remarkably simple multiplayer game. First you must find a real human opponent to play against. Then choose which side of the screen you want to compete on and start tapping until your color takes over the entire thing. That's all there is to it.

Finger Battle is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 8 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

Wolfenstein 3D Classic Platinum ($1.99 → Free, 19.1 MB): The first-person shooter that started it all. Play as super agent B.J. Blazkowicz and defeat the twisted Nazi regime by blasting your way through Castle Wolfenstein. This updated mobile version of the classic shooter includes all six episodes and 60 levels from the original version along with 21 maps from the Spear of Destiny prequel. You can also download more free user-created levels via Mobile Safari for infinite replayability.

Wolfenstein 3D Classic Platinum is available for free today only (05/09). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 80 ratings.

Wallet Dilemma - currency converter for your credit cards ($1.99 → Free, 5.4 MB): Avoid credit card bill shock after traveling abroad with this finance app. It allows you to quickly view the bank fees associated with your foreign transactions, so you can decide which credit card is the best to use. The app allows you to look up costs associated with both payments and withdrawals. It also includes updated exchange rates, a database of more than 100 credit cards, more than 40 currencies, and an offline mode.

Wallet Dilemma - currency converter for your credit cards is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 11 ratings.

iMind & Mood ($1.99 → Free, 5.2 MB): Assess and discover ways to deal with your mental health concerns with this medical app. By answering a series of questions from one of five categories, you'll receive custom feedback and find out just how stressed you are and how likely you are to have a mental health disorder. The app also includes the ability to email your results to yourself or a therapist.

iMind & Mood is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 38 ratings.

PlainDiary ($0.99 → Free, 15.4 MB): A simple and easy to use diary app for your iPhone and iPod touch. You can record entries in portrait or landscape orientation, backup through iTunes File Sharing, email entries, add photos, sort entries, and choose from a wide variety of fonts.

PlainDiary is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 35 ratings.

iCrates ($2.99 → Free, 2.2 MB): This ultimate music app allows you to search for vinyl records, CDs and tapes, or just the latest releases from your favorite artists. It provides you with access to the biggest music database and marketplaces on the web, allowing you to learn all about your favorite artists, complete your collections, and even find out how much your rare collections are worth. It also includes the ability to share your discoveries via your favorite social networks, access to YouTube videos, the ability to scan barcodes, and the ability to get insights into the record digging scene with access to the iCrates Magazine.

iCrates is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 25 ratings.

Shark Fingers! 3D Interactive Aquarium ($0.99 → Free, 6.7 MB): A simple entertainment app that allows you to mess around with 3D sharks. Place your finger anywhere on the screen and watch as the sharks come to attack. If you wait long enough the sharks will bite your finger and blood will spread across the water causing a frenzy. The app includes the ability to use your camera feed as a live background, the ability to set your own images as the background, water that moves when you tilt your iDevice, and the ability to snap photos and share them via Facebook.

Shark Fingers! 3D Interactive Aquarium is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

Death Rally ($0.99 → Free, 91.7 MB): One of the best top-down racers to ever grace the App Store. This electrifying racing game from Remedy Entertainment includes gorgeous graphics, a single player career mode with loads of unlockable and upgradable vehicles, two camera angle options, a ridiculous amount of weapons to unleash on your opponents, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. You can also take your skills online, allowing you to trade paint with your friends in fast-paced road wars.

Death Rally is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 345 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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