So. Many. Deals. Like most Fridays, today’s list is absolutely loaded with great educational apps and games like Pepi Tree and Eat Salad, but we also have a vast selection of apps that will help you relax and prepare for the upcoming holiday rush like in:play, Appygraph, and Typic.

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iPhone:

Appygraph eCards: Personalized Digital Greeting Cards and Birthday Calendar ($14 → Free, 25.3 MB): Spread a little holiday cheer by creating your own personalized greeting cards with Appygraph.

Appygraph includes a premium collection of more than 100 card designs to choose from. As a special treat, all card designs within Appygraph are available for free today (normally ($14 in total)! Just make sure to tap on the “Free Offer” text in the top right corner of each category. Each design can be customized with your own personal message and photo. When you’re ready, you can share your card via email, Messages, Facebook, or AirDrop. You’re also able to print and send real physical cards through the mail. Physical cards are $1.99 went sent within the U.S.

Appygraph eCards: Personalized Digital Greeting Cards and Birthday Calendar is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 265 ratings.

Typic+ Fonts and Design ($0.99 → Free, 31.9 MB): Add a little flare to your favorite photos with this effects and captioning app.

You’re able to import any photo from your library or snap a new one in-app. Typic Pro will then take you step-by-step through the editing process. You can apply filters, caption your photo with different fonts and colors, and add a frame and other design elements. You’re able to share your unique creation via Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram. Additional fonts, design elements, and frames are available via in-app purchase.

Typic+ Fonts and Design is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 193 ratings.

in:play music player ($1.99 → Free, 6.0 MB): A minimalistic gesture-driven music player.

Swipe down to access your entire music library, which can be broken down by genre, playlists, songs, albums, or artists. Tap to play, tap again to pause, or swipe left or right to change the tracks. You can also quickly add music to your custom playlist by tapping with two fingers. The app includes media controls at the bottom of the screen, two themes, and AirPlay support.

in:play music player is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 105 ratings.

Universal:

Decide Now! ($0.99 → Free, 5.4 MB): This handy app helps you come to a decision on what to do next.

You can create custom idea templates or just utilize the 10 included ones. Then spin the wheel by tapping on the middle and wait to see which idea it lands on. The app includes eight color schemes, and the ability to create an unlimited number of templates.

Decide Now! is available for free today only (11/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 246 ratings.

Community Helpers Play & Learn: Educational App for Kids ($1.99 → Free, 59.3 MB): This educational app will teach your kids about various helpers in their community.

They’re able to learn about 12 different community helps in all, including police officers, firefighters, teachers, and doctors. They’re able to choose a helper from a lineup, and then prepare them for their jobs. Your child can also assist each helper with their job.

Community Helpers Play & Learn: Educational App for Kids is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 8 ratings.

Eat Salad! : First part of “Read With Pen” series – apps that will teach your toddler to read! ($1.99 → Free, 86.0 MB): This educational app employs the phonemic awareness method to help your toddler learn how to read three letter words.

Your toddler is able to tag along with Pen as she visits her first restaurant. A professional narrator will advance the story, and visual cues will help your little one discover interactions on the screen. Your toddler can then participate in 13 basic phonics activities in the Word Machine, and they can play four different memorization games.

Eat Salad! : First part of “Read With Pen” series – apps that will teach your toddler to read! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 16 ratings.

PUZZINGO Trains Puzzles Games for Kids and Toddlers ($1.99 → Free, 36.9 MB): An educational puzzle game designed with your train-loving child in mind.

With Puzzingo, your child is not only able to put together puzzles but also build and drive their very own trains. They’ll have to shake gift boxes to reveal the pieces needed to put together the puzzles. They can then tap and drag the pieces into place. Your child will hear the name of each piece pronounced as well. The app includes seven different puzzles to put together.

PUZZINGO Trains Puzzles Games for Kids and Toddlers is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Dino Walk: Continental Drift ($2.99 → Free, 241.0 MB): Travel back in time with this education app.

Just slide your finger across the timeline at the top of the screen to jump all of the way back to the Proterozoic era. You’re able to see the globe change as you manipulate time. You can also spin the globe to see the things that inhabited the planet in each time period and read all about them. The app also includes over 500 prehistoric species, the ability to share what you’ve learned, and a quiz.

Dino Walk: Continental Drift is available for free today only (11/29). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 23 ratings.

Pepi Tree ($1.99 → Free, 33.6 MB): An absolutely adorable educational game where your child gets to explore tree-dwelling animals.

They get to make their way up and down the tree to interact with different animals, like owls, squirrels, and hedgehogs, to see how they fit into the eco-system. The game includes six different activities, six hilarious music tracks, and more than 20 characters.

Pepi Tree is available for free today only (11/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 76 ratings.

NFL Kicker 13 ($0.99 → Free, 40.9 MB): Score field goals for your favorite NFL team in this flick-based arcade game.

You’re able to blast the football through the uprights by swiping from the bottom to the top of the screen. Swipe left or right while the ball is in the air to fight off the wind. The game includes three modes, all 32 official NFL teams, the ability to customize your uniform, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

NFL Kicker 13 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 12760 ratings.

Big Win NHL Hockey ($9.99 → Free, 44.4 MB): Today Only: Free energy! Play all day today without having to wait for your energy to fill back up or waste Big Bucks. That’s a $9.99 value!

Assemble your very own NHL fantasy team and craft the very best line up from a selection of superstars in this card game. Once you think you have a winning line up, put your players on the ice and see how they perform against real life opponents. You’re able to challenge your friends via Facebook and compete in special events for a chance to win huge prizes. The game includes full team and player customization, Big Impact cards to unleash, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Big Win NHL Hockey is available for free today only (11/29). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 206 ratings.

Sky Tourist ($1.99 → Free, 110.2 MB): Reach for the sky in this innovative casual game.

Join Petey Pendant, our rocketing hero, on his fantastic journey to discover new planets and civilizations. Sky Tourist features a rather unique control system, where you must guide Petey up into the sky by manipulating rockets on each side of the screen. A rope connects the two rockets, and Petey will slide between them based on the angle. Help him collect all of the treasures in each world while avoiding dangerous obstacles. The game includes three worlds, 75 levels,15 mini-levels, new costumes and rockets to unlock, and leaderboards and achievements via Game Center.

Sky Tourist is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 111 ratings.

Wubbzy’s The Night Before Christmas ($2.99 → Free, 88.3 MB): Wubbzy and his friends are back at it again in this festive storybook adaptation of the classic The Night Before Christmas poem.

The story begins with Wubbzy and his friends snuggling into bed on the night before Christmas. They are awakened shortly after by the familiar sounds of Santa and his reindeer, and that’s where the magic begins! Your child can follow along with the story through the professional narration, or they can read and play all on their own. The app includes more than 70 tappable animations, mini-games throughout the story, three music videos to sing and dance to, and pages to color in.

Wubbzy’s The Night Before Christmas is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 22 ratings.

Earthlapse ($0.99 → Free, 609.0 MB): Transform your iDevice into a window aboard the International Space Station with this engaging education app.

Get a whole new look at our planet by swiping across the screen or simply allowing it to spin on its own. You’re able to choose from seven different views, listen to eight relaxing space soundtracks, change the speed of rotation, snap a photo, and even overlay weather data and a clock. The app also includes AirPlay support.

Earthlapse is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 179 ratings.

iPad:

Cloudart ($0.99 → Free, 3.5 MB): Unleash your creative side with this cloud art creator.

You’re able to create beautiful cloud art from your own text or from text pulled from your favorite web pages. You’re then able to choose from an insane amount of font and color options, and adjust the density, emphasis, and roundness of your text. You can also remove or adjust the size of individual words within your cloud by tapping on them. When you’re ready you can share your cloud creations via email, save them to your library, or print them via AirPrint.

Cloudart is available for free today only (11/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 26 ratings.

Turnplay – The #1 vinyl record player for iPad ($4.99 → Free, 45.4 MB): Turn your iPad into a stunning vinyl turntable with this music player.

You must first import songs from your library so Turnplay can turn them into virtual vinyl records. You can then shuffle or set them up in the queue, play them back at different speeds, and even scratch away to create your own sound. And, just like a real turntable, you can drag the arm to anywhere on the record to start playing music from that spot. The app includes two playback speeds, pitch control, and album art.

Turnplay – The #1 vinyl record player for iPad is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 136 ratings.

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