Today's Apps Gone Free: Super Stickman Golf, Pocket Zoo HD, Chicken Coup Remix HD And More

Play a round of golf on your own or compete with your friends online in Noodlecake's fantastic physics-based game, Super Stickman Golf. We also have an educational app that brings the zoo to you, and a frantic sorting game that requires you to save chickens from foxes.

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.

Universal:

A Game With Balls ($0.99 → Free, 36.4 MB): Protect your cannon at all costs in this arcade game. Balls rain from the sky, and you must fire your own balls from your cannon to direct them away from you. You're able to fire light balls by tapping the right side of the screen and heavier balls by tapping the left. Your ammo meter fills up automatically, but rather slowly, so use your shots wisely. The game includes two modes, four environments, power-ups, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

A Game With Balls 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):

Hours Keeper - Time Tracking, Invoicing and Billing ($1.99 → Free, 11.1 MB): Keep track of how many hours you have worked as an independent contractor and how much you're owed with this business app. You're able to create separate entries for each of your clients and record detailed information. When you begin work for the day, just start the clock. Your hours and wages will then automatically be recorded and calculated when you punch out. The app also includes log history, invoice tracking and the ability to generate PDFs, password protection, icon badging, and the ability to backup and restore data.

Hours Keeper - Time Tracking, Invoicing and Billing is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 250 ratings.

Pocket Zoo HD ™ with Live Animal Cams ($4.99 → Free, 21.8 MB): This educational app brings the zoo to you. You can watch more than 30 live streaming videos of a wide variety of animals from zoos all over the world, and even snap pictures of the live feeds and share them with friends. You can also view 50 original animal illustrations and listen to the sounds they make, watch more than 200 wildlife videos, read fun facts, learn about endangered species, and much more.

Pocket Zoo HD ™ with Live Animal Cams is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 95 ratings.

Pocket Zoo ™ with Live Animal Cams ($2.99 → Free, 18.9 MB): This educational app brings the zoo to you. You can watch more than 30 live streaming videos of a wide variety of animals from zoos all over the world, and even snap pictures of the live feeds and share them with friends. You can also view 40 original animal illustrations and listen to the sounds they make, watch more than 150 wildlife videos, read fun facts, learn about endangered species, and much more.

Pocket Zoo ™ with Live Animal Cams is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 906 ratings.

Super Stickman Golf ($0.99 → Free, 46.6 MB): It may look like a regular golf game on the surface, but Super Stickman Golf is a physics-based puzzle game at its core. Make your way through 261 different golf holes by setting the perfect angle for your shot, timing your swing, and choosing only the best power-ups. The game includes seven power-ups, 8-bit chiptunes, online multiplayer, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Super Stickman Golf is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 39062 ratings.

Chicken Coup Remix HD ($1.99 → Free, 44.3 MB): Guide chickens back to their coops before the sly foxes can get ahold of them in this frantic sorting game. Tap and drag chickens into their respective coops as they enter the screen. You can link and collect chains of chickens by dragging them over each other. You can also deploy a limited amount of bombs to clear the screen all at once by dragging two fingers apart. Just make sure to keep putting those foxes into the barn, otherwise you'll have a disaster on your hands. The game includes seven environments, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Chicken Coup Remix HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 74 ratings.

Thirsty Fish ($0.99 → Free, 30.0 MB): Free the poor fish from your net by slashing through it in this arcade game. As you pull your net up in search of treasure, slash at it with your finger to free the fish while keeping the coins attached. If a fish gets pulled into your boat or if a coin sinks back to the bottom of the sea, you'll lose a life. Lose three and it's game over. The game includes two modes, six environments, power-ups, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Thirsty Fish is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 130 ratings.

SkySafari 3 ($2.99 → Free, 49.3 MB): An intro version of SkySafari 3 that is able to display 46,000 stars along with 220 of the best-known star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies. You can learn all about the sky above through encyclopedic descriptions of constellations, stars, and planets written by professional astronomers. The app also includes hundreds of images from NASA space missions, the Hubble Space Telescope, and the world’s foremost astro-photographers.

SkySafari 3 is available for free today only (07/27). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 30 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.

Developers:

If you are a developer who would like to get your app included in our “Apps Gone Free” daily lists, here’s our basic set of rules:

  • It must have at least a three-star average rating at the time it goes free.
  • The app must not have been free numerous times (3+) over the last six months.
  • The free version of your app must not include ads.

To submit an app, simply send a request to tyler@appadvice.com with the subject “Apps Gone Free.” Please include the name of the app, a link to it in the App Store, when and for how long you intend to offer the app for free, and anything else you would like to share. We will take it from there.