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Today's Apps Gone Free: Dream Track Nation, Spirogrow, Sinuous And More

Today's Apps Gone Free: Dream Track Nation, Spirogrow, Sinuous And More

August 26, 2012

Speed through some of the craziest tracks you'll ever see in Chillingo's side-scrolling racer, Dream Track Nation. We also have an entertaining art app, and an avoidance game with a minimalistic design.

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iPhone:

Office Chaos ($0.99 → Free, 18.2 MB): Defend yourself from your coworkers by tossing office objects at them in this survival game. Swipe your finger across the screen to throw items, and swipe down to dodge the laser beams coming from your coworkers' eyes. The game includes two modes, three difficulty levels, power-ups, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Office Chaos is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 758 ratings.

Universal:

Tabs Finder ($1.99 → Free, 7.3 MB): Discover tabs, chords, and YouTube clips for the songs in your library with this music app. You're able to zoom in on the tabs and chords to get a better look using gesture controls. Tabs and chords can be shared, printed, and saved for offline use. The app also includes iTunes File sharing and AirPlay support, and 10 themes to choose from.

Tabs Finder is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 35 ratings.

Dream Track Nation ($0.99 → Free, 18.1 MB): This side-scrolling racer includes some of the craziest track designs you'll ever see. Speed through each one by utilizing on-screen controls to rev up your engine and tilt controls to keep your vehicle on its wheels. The game includes two modes, four environments, 80 built-in tracks, local multiplayer, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. The best part is, even if the tracks aren't wild enough for you, you can create your own with the built-in editor or download those created by the community.

Dream Track Nation is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 762 ratings.

Sinuous ($0.99 → Free, 6.1 MB): Test your reflexes in this fast-paced avoidance game. Drag your finger anywhere across the screen to control your blue line and try to avoid colliding with the red dots for as long as possible. The more you move around the screen, the more points you'll earn. Collect the assortment of other dots to activate special power-ups for a short period of time. The game includes nine levels, a soothing soundtrack, and leaderboards via Game Center

Sinuous is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 10 ratings.

iOrnament - The Art of Symmetry ($0.99 → Free, 34.6 MB): Let your creative side shine with this entertaining art app. As you draw strokes on the screen, iOrnament repeats them according to rules of symmetry. You're able to choose from 17 design groups and 10 colors, and customize the parameters of your pen via sliders. The app also includes unlimited undo and redo, the ability to change the symmetry type on the fly, classic ornament samples, zoom, and the ability to share your work via email or Facebook.

iOrnament - The Art of Symmetry is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 22 ratings.

Trigger Fist ($4.99 → Free, 110.4 MB): This third-person shooter allows you to battle your friends in online death matches. The game features controls specifically designed for touch screen devices, allowing you to fire at your opponents with precision. Trigger Fist includes single and multiplayer options, four modes, six environments, loads of upgradable weapons, skins, and perks, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Trigger Fist is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 448 ratings.

Burn The City ($0.99 → Free, 24.1 MB): Burn entire cities to the ground in this physics-based puzzle game. Play as a big green monster and launch fireballs at buildings by tapping, dragging, and releasing your finger in their general direction. Target boulders and other items to create city-crushing chain reactions. The game includes three chapters, 100 levels, multiple characters to unlock, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Burn The City is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 779 ratings.

Spirogrow ($0.99 → Free, 6.5 MB): Stream an endless array of shapes and colors from your fingertips with this art app. You're able to choose from a variety of brush and color options, each with their own set of default, random, and customizable parameters. Then just drag your fingers across the screen and watch what happens. The app also includes layering, the ability to save presets, and the ability to save your favorite designs to your library.

Spirogrow is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 46 ratings.

Glitchbeam ($0.99 → Free, 3.7 MB): Manipulate color beams by touching and tilting your iDevice to create unique images with this interactive art app. The app includes a ton of customization options, support for up to 10 fingers on the screen at once, a color randomizer, and the ability to save your favorite pieces to your library.

Glitchbeam is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 31 ratings.

An animal alphabet ($0.99 → Free, 34.9 MB): An interactive educational app that will help your child learn the alphabet. The app includes 26 interactive animal works of art. Your child can tap on each animal, letter, and alliteration poem to hear them. The app also includes support for swipe gestures to turn pages and access menus, and an animal sound pad.

An animal alphabet is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 17 ratings.

Ghostbomb ($0.99 → Free, 4.1 MB): Allow your fingers to run wild with this multitouch physics-based particle simulator. Just touch the screen to create a burst of lines that will ripple to and from their maximum radiuses. Lines will disrupt each other if you touch more than one point on the screen. The app includes the ability to customize line shape, size, color, radius, opacity, and speed. It also allows you to capture your favorite moments and save them to your library.

Ghostbomb is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 29 ratings.

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Mentioned apps

Free
Office Chaos
Office Chaos
Ian MacLarty
Free
Tabs Finder
Tabs Finder
Shiri Markish
Free
Dream Track Nation
Dream Track Nation
Chillingo Ltd
Free
Sinuous
Sinuous
Hakim El Hattab
Free
iOrnament - The Art of Symmetry
iOrnament - The Art of Symmetry
science-to-touch
Free
Trigger Fist
Trigger Fist
Lake Effect Applications
Free
Burn The City
Burn The City
JoshOClock
Free
Spirogrow
Spirogrow
Jason Walters
Free
Glitchbeam
Glitchbeam
Jason Walters
Free
An animal alphabet
An animal alphabet
Jason Walters
Free
Ghostbomb
Ghostbomb
Jason Walters

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