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iOS Apps Gone Free: Astro Noughts, Typogr.am, Crazy John, And More

iOS Apps Gone Free: Astro Noughts, Typogr.am, Crazy John, And More

March 21, 2011

Today's AGF list includes an educational game for iPad, a typographic image creator with unique filters, a dual-stick shooter, and much 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:

Crazy John ($1.99 -> Free, 24.7 MB): Help Crazy John wipe the zombies off the face of the Earth in this dual-stick shooter game. It features a pixelated art style, four landscapes, a weapon and stat upgrade system, power-ups and vehicles, and Game Center integration.

Crazy John is available for free today only (03/21). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 20 ratings.

Hurdle Turtle ($.99 -> Free, 14.3 MB): Help Hurdle Turtle achieve the greatest distance in three different courses by controlling his speed and jumps. The game features retro graphics, 11 turtles to choose from, a chiptune soundtrack, and Game Center integration.

Hurdle Turtle is available for free today only (03/21). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 30 ratings.

Wild West Pinball ($.99 -> Free, 10 MB): Pinball with a wild west theme. Tap the sides of the screen to control each flipper. Shake your device to shake the table. Pinch or pull your fingers apart to toggle the camera. The game features 3D graphics, realistic physics, and online leaderboards.

Wild West Pinball is available for free until Thursday, March 24th. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 2112 ratings.

The Deep Pinball ($.99 -> Free, 20.2 MB): Pinball with a deep sea theme. Tap the sides of the screen to control each flipper. Shake your device to shake the table. Pinch or pull your fingers apart to toggle the camera. The game features 3D graphics, realistic physics, and online leaderboards.

The Deep Pinball is available for free until Thursday, March 24th. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 971 ratings.

Jungle Style Pinball ($.99 -> Free, 18 MB): Pinball with a jungle theme. Tap the sides of the screen to control each flipper. Shake your device to shake the table. Pinch or pull your fingers apart to toggle the camera. The game features 3D graphics, realistic physics, and online leaderboards.

Jungle Style Pinball is available for free until Thursday, March 24th. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 315 ratings.

typogr.am ($.99 -> Free, 6.3 MB): Allows you to quickly create typographic images with unique filters and share them with the world. The app includes 11 filter effects that are randomly applied to your image or you can just choose your own. It also includes a handful of different text fonts and sizes, and the ability to share your creation on Twitter, Facebook, or Tumblr.

typogr.am is available for free until the end of April. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

On Target: Loaded Finger ($.99 -> Free, 52.8 MB): An arcade shooter that requires you to quickly and accurately take out ninjas, bubbles, skeletons, and all kinds of other items by tapping on them. The game features 11 shooting environments, Retina graphics, and Game Center integration.

On Target: Loaded Finger is available for free today only (03/21). It has a 3-star rating with a total of 8 ratings. iPad:

Astro Noughts ($1.99 -> Free, 18.1 MB): Planets with values attached to them move from the right of the screen to the left, and it's up to you to get the sun to gobble them up by coming up with the correct mathematical expressions. The game features customizable difficulty levels, five power-ups, 24 planets to unlock, fun facts about the universe, and OpenFeint integration.

Astro Noughts is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 6 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:
  • 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

Free
Crazy John
Crazy John
Triniti Interactive Limited
$0.99
Hurdle Turtle
Hurdle Turtle
Luke Zbihlyj
Free
Wild West Pinball
Wild West Pinball
OOO Gameprom
Free
The Deep Pinball
The Deep Pinball
OOO Gameprom
Free
Jungle Style Pinball
Jungle Style Pinball
OOO Gameprom
Free
typogr.am
typogr.am
Furkan Cengiz
Free
On Target: Loaded Finger
On Target: Loaded Finger
3Sixty Software Ltd
Free
Astro Noughts
Astro Noughts
Christopher Waite

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