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iPhone And iPad Apps Gone Free: Moon Drop, Tap 'n Cap, Snuggy Pack, WordSnake, And More

iPhone And iPad Apps Gone Free: Moon Drop, Tap 'n Cap, Snuggy Pack, WordSnake, And More

January 7, 2011

Today's AGF list includes an arcade-style graphics and gameplay platformer, an addictive space rush to help colonize the moon, something to spice of those gut-busting moments caught on camera, a "guess the number" alternative, a fun way to re-experience the thrills of Scrabble gamaplay, a "whack-a-mole" on steroids, and a cozy game of matching and more.

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:

AngerOfStick-Friend ($.99 -> Free): Fight your way to rescue hostages and other complete other missions in this simple platformer. Left and right plus a few action buttons give a feel for ol' school arcade play. Despite the cartoon-ish drawn graphics, the game does depict blood spattering. Game Center integration offers leaderboards and achievements to earn.

AngerOfStick-Friend is available for free today only (01/07). It has a three-and-a-half-star rating and a total of 17 ratings.

Moon Drop ($1.99 -> Free): Simple but challenging and addictive, NimbleBit will have us colonizing the moon in no time. As pods drop from orbit, you need to help guide them safely to the landing pad. Pods can't land safely at high speeds, nor can they properly land off the pad. To control the pods' thrusters, tap and hold on different locations of the screen. Things really get tricky when you have to organize 4 or more pods. Get colonizing!

Moon Drop is available for free today only (01/07). It has a three-star rating and a total of 420 ratings.

Tap 'n Cap ($.99 -> Free): Pictures don't always have to be worth 1,000 words, sometimes just one or two will make a huge impact. Now you can add some crazy captions to those hilarious or awkward moments. Snap a new or import a previous photo, tap on Captions, enter your text, tap done, and it's time for placement. Use the standard two-finger pinch, un-pinch, twist, and single-finger drag motions to get that "B-U-R-P-!", "Thwap!" or "Oh no, she didn't!" blurb wherever it needs to go. Once you're finished, you can share it through email, Facebook, or save to it your iDevice's Camera Roll to sync to your computer for other uses.

Tap 'n Cap is available for free until January 12th. It has a three-and-a-half-star rating and a total of five ratings.

UltimateCode(終極密碼) ($.99 -> Free): Everyone has likely played the 'guess the number" game as a child. The classic game has a group of people attempting to guess a random number that one individual has chosen but won't reveal until someone determines it. This version of the game works in the opposite direction. Anywhere from two to eight players will take turns entering possible answers. As players guess, the range closes from 0-99 until someone has the correct answer. The person with the correct answer is the loser. Upon losing, the player will have a choice: one provides forgiveness and the other is the punishment they must endure.

UltimateCode(終極密碼) is available for free for a limited time. It has a three-star rating and a total of 40 ratings.

WordSnake…Words Without Borders ($.99 -> Free): Word lovers, get prepared for a unique version of Scrabble. You need to help Elmer the snake reach is heartthrob Ophelia on the other side of map. However, Elmer will only move along "word bridges". Using up to 130 letter tiles, create a trail of connected words to help Elmer reach his love. The game offers three difficulties and a few different maps. Fire up those vocab neurons, you're going to need them.

WordSnake…Words Without Borders is available for free for a limited time. It has a three-star rating and a total of 41 ratings.

Whack'N Roll - An awesome funny game ($.99 -> Free): An intense, whacky, and enjoyable version of the classic "Whack-A-Mole" gameplay. In this beautiful designed 3D cartoon world, you'll be whacking, smashing, swiping, breaking, firing missiles, and otherwise frantically tapping to be the best at whacking that you can be. Multiple levels and plenty of fun to keep you entertained for hours.

Whack'N Roll - An awesome funny game is available for free today only (01/07). It has a three-and-a-half-star rating and a total of six ratings.

Universal:

Snuggy Pack ($.99 -> Free): Snuggies like to nestle, but their varying shapes can make it difficult for them to cuddle up together. It’s your mission to help the Snuggies pack themselves together in harmony, without poking each other. A level consists of fitting seven Snuggies together before one minute has elapsed. As a Snuggy appears at the top of the screen, tap on one of the seven circle positions to place the adorable character. Before placement, you can rotate the Snuggy clockwise or counter-clockwise using the corresponding buttons at the top. If you feel a new Snuggy would fit better in a current Snuggy’s position in the pack, just tap to swap them. here.

Snuggy Pack is available for free for a limited time. It has a four-and-a-half-star rating and a total of 10 ratings. 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:
  • The app must be free for a 24 hour period.
  • 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.
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 you intend to offer the app for free and anything else you would like to share. We will take it from there.

Mentioned apps

Free
AngerOfStick-Friend
AngerOfStick-Friend
J-Park
Free
Moon Drop
Moon Drop
NimbleBit
Free
Tap 'n Cap
Tap 'n Cap
Jeremy Brousseau
Free
UltimateCode(????)
UltimateCode(????)
CHANG CHIH-CHIEN
Free
WordSnake…Words Without Borders
WordSnake…Words Without Borders
Gold Brothers Entertainment LLC
Free
Whack'N Roll - An awesome funny game
Whack'N Roll - An awesome funny game
KoolFing
Free
Snuggy Pack
Snuggy Pack
kinkiliba.com

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