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iOS Apps Gone Free: Edge, Monkey Island Tales 1, Fara, And More

iOS Apps Gone Free: Edge, Monkey Island Tales 1, Fara, And More

December 15, 2011

Guide a cube through a variety of 3D geometric landscapes as quickly as possible in Mobigame's popular puzzling platform game, Edge. We also have an adventure game that tells the story of Guybrush Threepwood, and a retro-inspired action RPG.

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iPhone:

Military Time Converter ($0.99 -> Free, 2.6 MB): This super simple utility app is intended for those who have trouble reading and understanding military time. Spin dials at the bottom of the screen to choose the military time, and at the top of the screen you'll see the time conversion. The app also includes a complete military time zone guide.

Military Time Converter is available for free today only (12/15). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 9 ratings.

Monkey Island Tales 1 ($4.99 -> Free, 336.5 MB): The first part of a five-episode saga that tells the tale of Guybrush Threepwood’s tangle with the evil pirate LeChuck. It features a large cast of characters, loads of humor, and simple multitouch controls.

Monkey Island Tales 1 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 32 ratings.

AVATANK ($0.99 -> Free, 68.5 MB): Take your tank into battle and try to destroy your opponent before they do the same to you in this frantic arcade game. You're able to move your tank into position by tilting your device, and you can fire upon your opponent by tapping, holding and then releasing your finger from the screen. The longer you hold your finger on the screen, the farther your shot will go. Just keep in mind that you can't move your tank when firing. The game includes 13 unlockable tanks, four environments, 90 levels, special weapons, and local multiplayer.

AVATANK is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 91 ratings.

Fara ($2.99 -> Free, 26.7 MB): A retro-inspired action RPG where you play as a lost traveler trying to discover the secret behind the world of Fara. You're able to travel around the island to meet its quirky inhabitants and battle foes all via intuitive touch and swipe controls. The game includes a wide variety of quests to take on, an original soundtrack, hand painted graphics, and Game Center integration.

Fara is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 859 ratings.

Real Tennis ($4.99 -> Free, 63.4 MB): Gameloft's 3D tennis sim allows you to duel with your opponents on clay, grass, and synthetic courts. The game includes tilt and swipe controls, eight players to choose from, seven stadiums, local Wi-Fi multiplayer, and multiple modes.

Real Tennis is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 3940 ratings.

Photo Sender - Share Multi Photos and Videos ($2.99 -> Free, 8.3 MB): Upload bunches of photos at a time to a variety of social networks, cloud storage services, and even your home computer with this utility app. The best part is, you won't have to wait around for your hundreds of photos to finish uploading since the app is able to do everything in the background and notify you when it's complete. The app also allows you to add photos to your library wirelessly, merge photos, change photo sizes, and edit photos.

Photo Sender - Share Multi Photos and Videos is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 23 ratings.

Universal:

Edge ($2.99 -> Free, 18.2 MB): This puzzling platform game requires you to guide a cube through 3D geometric landscapes as quickly as possible by avoiding obstacles and traveling over moving platforms. The cube can be maneuvered via three different control schemes, so you won't have an excuse for constantly falling off the edges. The game includes 48 levels, an unlockable turbo mode, 19 unique techno tunes, and Game Center integration.

Edge is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 4320 ratings.

MEGASTUNT™ Mayhem Pro ($5.99 -> Free, 75.5 MB): When performing crazy tricks on motorcycles just isn't enough for you, there's Megastunt. This arcade game allows you to throw huge mid-air tricks while behind the wheel of different monster trucks. Drive your monster truck around the stadium using tilt controls to align it with the massive ramps, and then blast your nitro to get big air. While in the air, swipe in different directions to perform flips and spins and earn big points. The game includes a variety of upgradable monster trucks, a handful of stadiums, and Game Center integration.

MEGASTUNT™ Mayhem Pro is available for free today only (12/15). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 55 ratings.

Woolcraft ($1.99 -> Free, 20.0 MB): Guide sheep safely back to their shepherd in this logic puzzle game. You're able to move the sheep by simply tapping arrows, just be sure not to let them touch the water or stand on the same block as another sheep. Early levels simply require you to choose the best path for your sheep, while later levels require you to craft items and dig holes to plant sheep food. The game includes over 300 main levels, over 2,000 user-created levels, and OpenFeint integration.

Woolcraft is available for free today only (12/15). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 40 ratings.

TellUWhat ($0.99 -> Free, 19.0 MB): This joke generator allows you to select from eight different categories and five different phrases to come up with some pretty ridiculous jokes. The app includes the ability to favorite jokes, share jokes via email, Facebook, and Twitter, and switch between 10 themes by swiping on the main menu.

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

Quis ($0.99 -> Free, 15.4 MB): A match-3 game where you must slide hexagonal tiles to match colors or numbers and achieve the highest possible score. Any move you make must result in a match of at least three or more tiles. The game includes seven levels, six tile colors, five tile numbers, nine power-ups, and Game Center integration.

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

Last Fish ($0.99 -> Free, 10.7 MB): This stylish tilt-based arcade game has you guiding a tiny fish through toxic waters in order to complete one of four objectives: survive, reach a specific amount of health, follow rings, or clear checkpoints. All of the objectives require you to go to the light source while avoiding the shadowfish. The game includes 45 objective-based levels, five arcade stages, and Game Center integration.

Last Fish is available for free today only (12/15). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 108 ratings.

MagMaze ($0.99 -> Free, 48.4 MB): A Pac-Man like puzzle game. Guide your character around 200 mazes of all kinds of shapes and sizes to complete different sets of objectives. You're able to control your character by simply dragging your finger around the screen. The game also includes five modes, four themes, four difficulty levels, and Game Center integration.

MagMaze is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 4 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.

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Mentioned apps

Free
Military Time Converter
Military Time Converter
Sugar Coded Apps
Free
Monkey Island Tales 1
Monkey Island Tales 1
Telltale Inc
Free
AVATANK
AVATANK
DUGA ENTERTAINMENT
Free
Fara
Fara
Pixel and Texel
Free
Real Tennis
Real Tennis
Gameloft
Free
MultiLoader
MultiLoader
Dion Cho
$2.99
Edge
Edge
Mobigame
Free
MEGASTUNT™ Mayhem Pro
MEGASTUNT™ Mayhem Pro
Level Eight AB
Free
Woolcraft
Woolcraft
GrafiaData
Free
TellUWhat
TellUWhat
Third i Development CC
Free
Quis
Quis
Void Software
Free
Last Fish
Last Fish
Pyrosphere
Free
MagMaze
MagMaze
Fountain Labs

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