Today's Apps Gone Free: Scrap It: Summer Time HD, Note'd, Save The Pencil HD And More

Create and share gorgeous summer-themed digital scrapbooks with Scrap It: Summer Time HD. We also have a visually appealing note-taking app, and a dot-joining puzzle game where you get to play as HB the pencil.

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iPhone:

Super Bit Bash ($1.99 → Free, 10.6 MB): This retro-inspired endless platform game has you dashing over, under, and through obstacles to earn the highest possible score. Just tap the screen to jump and swipe in any direction to dash. You can only dash as long as your power meter at the top of the screen is filled with coins, but you can collect more to keep on going. The game includes two modes, randomly generated levels, 8-bit inspired art and music, unlockable power-ups and characters, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Super Bit Bash is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 356 ratings.

Filter Splash ($0.99 → Free, 2.2 MB): Apply dramatic effects to your photos with the swipe of your finger with this photography app. After importing a photo or taking a new one within the app, you're able to add effects to specific areas just by swiping. Since the app lays one photo over the top of the other, you can actually have two effects in the same image. The app includes 30 filters, eight ways to capture or import photos, eight sharing options, and multitouch controls.

Filter Splash is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 14 ratings.

iPad:

Scrap It: Summer Time HD ($0.99 → Free, 187.8 MB): Add a special touch to your favorite summer time photos with this digital scrapbooking app. It includes an insane amount of stickers, paper styles, ribbons, letters and numbers, and word art items to choose from. Each item can be moved, resized, and rotated via multitouch controls. You can also add photos from your own library and apply a variety of effects to them, and add your own custom text. The app also includes a layer manager, the ability to view multiple scrap pages as a slideshow, and the ability to share your creations via Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, or email.

Scrap It: Summer Time HD is available for free today only (07/21). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 32 ratings.

Save The Pencil HD ($1.99 → Free, 21.5 MB): Save the pencil by joining dots in this puzzle game. You get to play as HB the pencil, and your mission is to join all of the dots in each level while collecting stars and avoiding the paper clips, rulers, erasers, and their other evil friends. Moving from dot to dot is as easy as tapping on each one. The game includes six chapters, 90 levels, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Save The Pencil HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 354 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

NOTE'd ($0.99 → Free, 19.3 MB): A note-taking app that's not only easy to use but also easy on the eyes. Choose any one of the 15 different notebook styles, and then add text notes, audio memos, location data, and images. Notebooks can be renamed, passcode locked, rearranged, and backed up and restored via Dropbox. The app also includes the ability to bookmark notes, view all of the notes from all of your notebooks at once, and share notes via Twitter, SMS, or email.

NOTE'd is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 14 ratings.

Flees ($0.99 → Free, 21.8 MB): Find out just how far you can get a bunch of flees to run in this endless distance game. Slide your finger across the bottom of the screen to control the the left and right movement of your pack of flees. Dodge obstacles like hungry plants and pits of teeth while collecting power-ups to achieve the greatest possible distance. The game includes leaderboards via Game Center as was well.

Flees is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 21 ratings.

Wingsuit Stickman HD ($0.99 → Free, 24.3 MB): Go for a glide in a specially designed wing suit in this tilt-based arcade game. Your stickman will run with a full head of steam towards the edge of the cliff. Tap the screen to jump into the air and then tilt to guide him safely through each level. You can tap and hold on the screen to slow down, but keep in mind that you're gliding, so if you completely run out of forward momentum, you'll crash into the ground below. The game includes 25 levels, more than 30 missions to complete, the ability to perform stunts, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Wingsuit Stickman HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 32 ratings.

Wingsuit Stickman ($0.99 → Free, 24.0 MB): Go for a glide in a specially designed wing suit in this tilt-based arcade game. Your stickman will run with a full head of steam towards the edge of the cliff. Tap the screen to jump into the air and then tilt to guide him safely through each level. You can tap and hold on the screen to slow down, but keep in mind that you're gliding, so if you completely run out of forward momentum, you'll crash into the ground below. The game includes 25 levels, more than 30 missions to complete, the ability to perform stunts, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Wingsuit Stickman is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1642 ratings.

Bug Games HD - by Busy Bee Studios ($0.99 → Free, 19.8 MB): A collection of four fun educational activities designed with your young child in mind. The app will keep your young child engaged by allowing them to participate in a cricket concert, construct ant tunnels, connect numbers on a spider web, and build words with bees. There aren't any ads, in-app purchases, or external links to worry about either, so your child can enjoy all of the activities on their own.

Bug Games HD - by Busy Bee Studios is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 96 ratings.

Bug Games - by Busy Bee Studios ($0.99 → Free, 18.5 MB): A collection of four fun educational activities designed with your young child in mind. The app will keep your young child engaged by allowing them to participate in a cricket concert, construct ant tunnels, connect numbers on a spider web, and build words with bees. There aren't any ads, in-app purchases, or external links to worry about either, so your child can enjoy all of the activities on their own.

Bug Games - by Busy Bee Studios is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 17 ratings.

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