You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Today's Apps Gone Free: Wake Alarm, Bad Piggies, Wubbzy The Superhero And More

Slap, flip, and shake your sleep away with today's AppBump featured app, Wake Alarm. This is the first time Wake Alarm has been offered for free, so make sure to take advantage of this opportunity while you can!

We also have a physics puzzler from Rovio that allows you to play from the pigs' point of view, and an interactive storybook app that allows your child to tag along with Wubbzy and Daizy on their big adventure.

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:

FunFx - Photo Editor with pro effects & filters plus fast camera & fx to share on facebook,flickr and dropbox ($0.99 → Free, 18.6 MB): Give your photos a little extra oomph with this photo editing and effects app. You're able to import any photo from your library or Instagram, or you can take a new photo from within the app. You're then able to apply more than 100 different effects, edit, and add text to your photos. When you're finished, photos can be shared via Dropbox, Flickr, or email. The app includes seven cropping presets, undo and redo, the ability to apply effects to only parts of your photo, and loads of text options.

FunFx - Photo Editor with pro effects & filters plus fast camera & fx to share on facebook,flickr and dropbox is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 20 ratings.

Glow - Simon Game (Memory Improvement) ($0.99 → Free, 43.8 MB): A flashier version of the classic memory game, Simon. In normal mode you're required to repeat an ever-extending pattern until you make a mistake. Arcade mode is more of the same, except instead of repeating the same ever-extending pattern, you must repeat new random ones. The game includes two themes, power-ups, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Glow - Simon Game (Memory Improvement) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 420 ratings.

TanZen - Relaxing tangram puzzles ($2.99 → Free, 27.4 MB): Complete your Little White Bear Studios puzzle game collection with TanZen. The object of the game is to try and complete the shape in the middle of the screen by using pieces from each side without allowing them to overlap. It includes over 567 puzzles, hints, and achievements via Game Center.

TanZen - Relaxing tangram puzzles is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 10185 ratings.

Wake Alarm ($1.99 → Free, 22.4 MB): Slap, flip, and shake your sleep away with this innovative alarm clock app. Its simple gesture-based UI allows you to quickly set and interact with your alarms. All you have to do is spin the dial to set and swipe down to customize. You're able to personalize your alarms with 12 exclusive sounds, and set recurring alarms for any day of the week. When it's time to get up, you can have the app require you to slap or shake to snooze, flip to disable, or swipe to snooze or disable. The app also includes progressive alarm sounds that gradually get louder, landscape orientation support, and three levels of shake difficulty.

Wake Alarm is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 258 ratings.

Bad Piggies ($0.99 → Free, 42.2 MB): You've already played as the Angry Birds, so now it's time to play from the pigs' point of view in this physics puzzler from Rovio. Construct crazy contraptions using any and all of the pieces provided to you. Then unleash your ultimate flying and driving machines and complete all of the objectives in each level. The game includes 140 levels, 36 unlockable levels, eight sandbox levels, 36 objects to use, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Bad Piggies is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 20231 ratings.

Universal:

Sketchomania Pro ($0.99 → Free, 46.5 MB): Find out how well you know your divas, actors, and famous figures with this trivia app. It features hundreds of sketches of well known personalities with missing pieces. You must guess who it is you're looking at using the multiple choice answers below the sketch. If you find yourself stuck, you can utilize lifelines. The game includes hundreds of sketches to guess, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Sketchomania Pro is available for free today only (08/01). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

Count Battle ($0.99 → Free, 2.4 MB): A fast-paced and extremely challenging counting game. The goal is to tap all of the numbers in consecutive order as quickly as possible. Sounds easy, right? Well, not exactly. The numbers jump around the screen at random, and if you miss one or make an incorrect tap, you have to start all over. The game includes single-player and head-to-head multiplayer modes, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Count Battle is available for free today only (08/01). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 14 ratings.

Video Transfer Plus - video and photo transfer app ($2.99 → Free, 5.8 MB): Easily transfer videos between all of your iDevices and computers with this utility app. If you’re transferring to another iDevice, both need to have Video Transfer Plus installed. If you’re transferring to a computer, you just need to point your browser at the web address provided by Video Transfer Plus. The app also allows you to preview videos and share them in batches. Photos can be transferred in the same way as well.

Video Transfer Plus - video and photo transfer app is available for free today only (08/01). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 29 ratings.

Zombie Gunship ($0.99 → Free, 34.3 MB): Keep the bunker entrances zombie-free for as long as possible so the few remaining civilians can make their escape in this arcade shooter. Take control of three different plane-mounted weapons and blast all of the zombies from above. The coins you earn during the game can be used to upgrade your armaments and increase your killing efficiency. The game includes four scenarios, multiple objectives to complete, AirPlay support, iCloud support, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Zombie Gunship is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 69217 ratings.

HexLogic - Birds ($1.99 → Free, 13.5 MB): A logic puzzle game that has you trying to reveal the image hidden behind the hexes. Your job is to color in the hexes with the correct colors. Each shape has colored gems within, which will help you determine the color of the hexes surrounding it. Just keep in mind that the order of the colored gems within the hexes has no bearing on the order of the colored hexes on the outside. The game includes 23 puzzles, and three difficulty settings.

HexLogic - Birds is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Wubbzy The Superhero ($1.99 → Free, 67.7 MB): It's Wonder Wubbzy and Flower Power Daizy to the rescue in this interactive storybook app. Your child can follow along with the professional narration as Wubbzy and Daizy set out to do good deeds. Along the way they'll try to rescue a poodle, find lost keys, and much more. Your child will have the chance to dress up the characters, dance and sing, and even paint during their big adventure. The app also includes text highlighting so your child can easily follow along.

Wubbzy The Superhero is available for free today only (08/01). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 14 ratings.

iPad:

Biography - A Journey With History’s Most Influential People ($4.99 → Free, 941.8 MB): This educational app allows you to learn all about people who have changed the world. The app includes over 100 biographies of people who have left their mark on society with their talents, inventions, and discoveries. Each biography includes photos, audio, and illustrations, all of which can be accessed via gestures.

Biography - A Journey With History’s Most Influential People is available for free today only (08/01). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 218 ratings.

Bad Piggies HD ($0.99 → Free, 42.8 MB): You've already played as the Angry Birds, so now it's time to play from the pigs' point of view in this physics puzzler from Rovio. Construct crazy contraptions using any and all of the pieces provided to you. Then unleash your ultimate flying and driving machines and complete all of the objectives in each level. The game includes 140 levels, 36 unlockable levels, eight sandbox levels, 36 objects to use, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Bad Piggies HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 11211 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 [email protected] 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.
Mentioned Apps
Related Articles

Oink, Oink! Angry Birds Spinoff Bad Piggies Is Apple's Free App Of The Week

Today's Apps Gone Free: Minigore 2: Zombies, ProPhotos, Highlight And More