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iOS Apps Gone Free: VS. Racing, Jelly Wars, Hexmania, And More

iOS Apps Gone Free: VS. Racing, Jelly Wars, Hexmania, And More

September 20, 2011

Show your friends and family members that you truly are the king of top-down racing in VS. Racing. We also have an online-only turn-based jelly combat game, and a unique puzzle game that will have you spinning hexagonal tiles all over the place in order to match a specific pattern.

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:

Hotel Dash ($2.99 -> Free, 80.3 MB): This is your chance to build a thriving business by renovating and managing hotels all over Dinertown. The game features all of the time management action you have come to expect from Playfirst's games, but with the added challenge of building vertically. It includes 40 levels, loads of upgrades, and Game Center integration.

Hotel Dash is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 31550 ratings.

Hard Racing ($0.99 -> Free, 37.9 MB): Get behind the wheel of a classic Camaro and speed around three different tracks in this top-down racing game. It includes on-screen controls, eight events, three camera views, and a funky 70's soundtrack.

Hard Racing is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 10 ratings.

TinyVox Pro ($1.99 -> Free, 5.5 MB): A powerful voice memo app with a retro look. It allows you to record up to 20 continuous minutes of audio and then share it in a wide variety of ways. Recordings can be posted instantly to Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, and Soundcloud, or you can save them to Evernote, Dropbox, and Audioboo.

TinyVox Pro is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 19 ratings.

Hexmania ($0.99 -> Free, 7.2 MB): An innovative puzzle game where you must spin hexagonal tiles in order to match a specific color pattern. Just tap any of the tiles to spin the six surrounding tiles. The first set of puzzles include tile sets of two different colors while later ones have up to six. The game includes 125 levels, five difficulty levels, and Facebook and Twitter integration.

Hexmania is available for free today only (09/20). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 32 ratings.

VS. Racing ($0.99 -> Free, 20.0 MB): An arcade racing game that allows you to compete against AI opponents, or you can race against up to six of your friends locally via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. The game includes three different control schemes including a unique and responsive tilt method. It also includes 34 races, six tracks, a time attack mode, and Facebook integration.

VS. Racing is available for free today only (09/20). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 76 ratings.

Universal:

Jelly Wars ($0.99 -> Free, 11.7 MB): Play as the red or blue jelly tribe and try to take down your opponent before they are able to do the same to you in this turn-based game. You can choose to fire away using the regular jelly shot, or you can use the special sticky green shot to try and take your opponent's platform out from under them. You can also move your character by launching it through the air, but be aware that it will take up a single turn. You're required to register for a free account since it is an online-only game.

Jelly Wars is available for free today only (09/20). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 209 ratings.

Jelly Chronicles HD ($0.99 -> Free, 32.4 MB): Jelly Chronicles is really three apps in one. It includes a spot the difference game with three difficulty levels, and once you complete those you're able to move onto the jigsaw puzzles that are constructed of Jelly characters and their unique environments. Finally, you can read all about the Jelly Invaders via the unlockable storybook.

Jelly Chronicles HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 107 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
Hotel Dash
Hotel Dash
PlayFirst, Inc.
Free
Hard Racing
Hard Racing
DavidLinan
Free
TinyVox Pro
TinyVox Pro
TinyVox.com
Free
Hexmania
Hexmania
Itamar Belson
Free
VS. Racing
VS. Racing
Maciek Drejak Labs
Free
Jelly Wars
Jelly Wars
Star Arcade Oy
Free
Jelly Chronicles HD
Jelly Chronicles HD
Infinite Dreams Inc.

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