Today's Apps Gone Free: Mike And Milkbox, Mandala HD, PayCal And More

Play as Mike, a skillful animal detective, and try to stop Melanie from completing her plan to take over the world in the side-scrolling platform game, Mike & Milkbox. We also have an interactive entertainment app that allows you to create kaleidoscopic works of art, and an app that helps you keep track of your work hours and pay.

All app prices are subject to change at any time and without notice regardless of stated free duration. Price changes are solely under the control of the developers.

iPhone:

PayCal ($1.99 → Free, 1.5 MB): Keep track of your work hours and pay with this handy productivity app. You're able to set up as many jobs as you want by defining hourly or shift pay, and then use the templates to keep track of the amount of money you're owed. The app also includes the ability to color code jobs, create shift templates, jump to a specific date, view shifts in list or calendar form, and add unpaid breaks to your shifts.

PayCal is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 32 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

Unfriended for Facebook with push notifications ($0.99 → Free, 890.4 KB): Discover which of your so-called friends unfriended you on Facebook with this social networking app. Unfriended not only keeps track of the people that have unfriended you on Facebook, but also those that have deactivated their account and those that have become your friend. To get Unfriended to start tracking Facebook activity, you'll need to give it access to your account and then hit the refresh button in the lower left corner of the screen to sync everything up. Please be aware that Unfriended can only track new activity.

Unfriended for Facebook with push notifications is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 949 ratings.

Mandala HD ($0.99 → Free, 9.2 MB): Create unique pieces of kaleidoscopic art with this interactive entertainment app. Swipe, tap, and pinch your fingers together to manipulate the image on the screen. The app also includes motion sensing and music detection options, allowing you to really get creative. You're able to import images from your library as well, or snap a picture from within the app.

Mandala HD is available for free today only (06/17). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 293 ratings.

Raiding Company ($1.99 → Free, 66.3 MB): This top-down dual-stick shooter has you blasting through waves of mummies with a friend locally via Wi-Fi or all by your lonesome. The game includes six characters to choose from, three special weapons, five raids, multiple modes, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Raiding Company is available for free today only (06/17). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 1045 ratings.

Kick Flick Soccer HD ($0.99 → Free, 21.7 MB): Show off your soccer skills in this arcade game. Beat the defenders and score goals by swiping your finger across the screen to kick the ball. Swipe quickly to add power to your shot, and hit different spots on the ball to create curves. The game includes three modes, neon art, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Kick Flick Soccer HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 547 ratings.

Jungle Jam - Child Friendly! ($0.99 → Free, 13.2 MB): Keep your toddler entertained with this interactive music app. It's completely free of buttons, menus, and in-app purchases, so your young child can mash away on the xylophone without any interruptions. The app also includes a fully interactive environment, allowing your child to activate a variety of animations by tapping all over the screen.

Jungle Jam - Child Friendly! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 60 ratings.

Mystery Lighthouse ($0.99 → Free, 24.9 MB): Solve the mystery of Blackrock Lighthouse in this point and click adventure game. Make your way through each scene looking for clues and utilizing the items you have collected throughout the game to find your Uncle Augustus. The game includes hand-illustrated scenes, an original storyline, and loads of items to collect and puzzles to solve.

Mystery Lighthouse is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 98 ratings.

Mike & Milkbox ($0.99 → Free, 21.2 MB): Play as Mike, an animal detective, and try to stop Melanie from taking over the world in this side-scrolling platform game. Make your way through each level using on-screen controls to rescue chicks, collect coins, and discover hidden areas before time expires. Utilize objects within the environments to make your way around tricky obstacles. The game includes four chapters and 24 stages.

Mike & Milkbox is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 10 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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