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Today’s Apps Gone Free: KingHunt, Simple Transfer, Anodia And More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: KingHunt, Simple Transfer, Anodia And More

April 23, 2014

Defeat the evil chef and his minions with a slice in Mountain Sheep’s visually pleasing arcade game, KingHunt. We also have a simple file transferring app, and a thrilling Breakout-style game.

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:

MiniBattle ($49.99 → Free, 101.9 MB): Start your MiniBattle today and get a $50 special gift box for free! You better hurry though because the offer expires when the weekend begins.

Play as a warrior and go on the hunt for the evil that lurks in the shadows in this casual online shooting game. You’re able to choose between two warrior types at the beginning of the game and then head into battle. You must take turns with your opponent launching projectiles through the air in hopes of being the last one standing. You’re able to adjust the angle and power of your shot via on-screen controls, and deploy power-ups to get a leg up on your competition. You’re able to take up tasks and do battle in the online arena to earn bonus rewards, which can be used to improve your weapons and character. The game also includes the ability to invite friends and form teams, in-game chat, and customizable avatars. MiniBattle is available for free today only (04/23). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 205 ratings.

Universal:

tempoTeacher ($2.99 → Free, 6.0 MB): Build up your sense of rhythm with tempoTeacher.

It features an ultra-accurate metronome with a satisfying click sound. You’re able to adjust the tempo via dial in the middle of the screen and the beat division via a slider at the top. The mode slider allows you to change the LED display and jump into teacher mode. In teacher mode, the app will analyze your playing and provide real-time feedback. The idea is to simply make the score go up. You can access the scoreboard with a left to right swipe. The app also includes tone, gain, and reverb controls, a built-in tone generator, and a help mode. tempoTeacher is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

Simple Transfer Pro - Wireless Photo & Video Backup, Sync & Share ($2.99 → Free, 5.2 MB): As its name indicates, this app offers a super simple way to wirelessly transfer photos and videos.

Just point your computer’s web browser at the provided URL to connect it with your iDevice. You’re then able to view every single photo or video located on your iDevice from your computer. You’re also able to download them in batches, and send photos and videos back to your iDevice. The app includes the ability to transfer photos and videos between iDevices, and optional passcode protection. Simple Transfer Pro - Wireless Photo & Video Backup, Sync & Share is available for free today only (04/23). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 314 ratings.

KingHunt - The Next Generation Slicing Game ($2.99 → Free, 77.7 MB): A slicing game unlike any you’ve played before from the creators of Minigore and Bike Baron.

A corrupt and vile chef has taken over the once beautiful kingdom of Heart Island, and it’s up to you to remove him from his post by slicing and dicing anything that comes your way. Enemies and objects will launch up from the bottom of the screen, and you must slice through them before they’re able to attack you. Bombs will also be included in the mix, but you must avoid them at all costs. As you successfully slice your way through the 12 colorful worlds, you’ll be able to upgrade your character and increase your powers. The game also includes 200 different enemies, 100 magical trinkets, dynamic slicing technology, beautifully crisp graphics, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. KingHunt - The Next Generation Slicing Game is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 144 ratings.

Dino Rush ($0.99 → Free, 20.6 MB): Help Dundy the dinosaur make his way through the tropical wilderness by chomping on fruit in this endless distance game.

Tap on the screen to cause Dundy to jump and fly over obstacles. You must continue to eat fruit to keep his energy levels and his speed up. Fail to do so and poor little Dundy will run out of energy and pass out. The game includes five worlds to explore, three characters to unlock, power-ups, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. Dino Rush is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 4736 ratings.

Tiny Space Adventure - A Point & Click Game ($0.99 → Free, 62.6 MB): Enjoy a Tiny Space Adventure in this point and click game.

You get to play as a little space guy who has crashed on a planet during his intergalactic adventure. The planet is loaded with dangerous aliens who have set up treacherous obstacles to stop you from escaping. You must guide your little space guy safely around every hazard with a tap and solve complex puzzles to help him get home. The game includes loads of levels filled with snazzy artwork, and achievements via Game Center. Tiny Space Adventure - A Point & Click Game is available for free today only (04/23). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 15 ratings.

Anodia ($2.99 → Free, 24.8 MB): The most thrilling Breakout-style game you may ever play on your iDevice.

Keep the ball in the air by continuously sliding your paddle under it via touch or tilt controls. Try to collect power-ups while avoiding all of the power-downs that come streaming down. The game includes more than 100 levels loaded with all kinds of crazy objects to destroy, more than 20 power-ups and power-downs, two modes, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. Anodia is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 29359 ratings.

Rembrandt ($0.99 → Free, 290.5 MB): Browse through a virtual gallery of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn's work with this lifestyle app.

Upon first launch, the app will need a moment to generate thumbnails for the hundreds upon hundreds of included pieces of art. But don't worry, the wait is worth it! You can then swipe through the scrolling list of thumbnails, search for specific works of art by keyword, or break them down by category. Each piece is presented in HD, allowing you to zoom way in without losing detail. The app also includes the ability to save and share artwork, links to videos, and a brief biography. Rembrandt is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 28 ratings.

iPad:

MiniBattle HD ($49.99 → Free, 101.0 MB): Start your MiniBattle today and get a $50 special gift box for free! You better hurry though because the offer expires when the weekend begins.

Play as a warrior and go on the hunt for the evil that lurks in the shadows in this casual online shooting game. You’re able to choose between two warrior types at the beginning of the game and then head into battle. You must take turns with your opponent launching projectiles through the air in hopes of being the last one standing. You’re able to adjust the angle and power of your shot via on-screen controls, and deploy power-ups to get a leg up on your competition. You’re able to take up tasks and do battle in the online arena to earn bonus rewards, which can be used to improve your weapons and character. The game also includes the ability to invite friends and form teams, in-game chat, and customizable avatars. MiniBattle HD is available for free today only (04/23). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 373 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
tempoTeacher
tempoTeacher
birdSound L. L. C.
Free
Simple Transfer Pro - Wireless Photo & Video Backup, Sync & Share
Simple Transfer Pro - Wireless Photo & Video Backup, Sync & Share
Rambax, LLC
Free
KingHunt - The Next Generation Slicing Game
KingHunt - The Next Generation Slicing Game
Mountain Sheep
Free
Dino Rush
Dino Rush
Nemoid Studio
Free
Tiny Space Adventure - A Point & Click Game
Tiny Space Adventure - A Point & Click Game
Alexandre Minard
Free
Anodia
Anodia
Clueless Little Muffin
Free
Rembrandt
Rembrandt
WEI YAO
Free
MiniBattle
MiniBattle
Pocket River Inc.
Free
MiniBattle HD
MiniBattle HD
Pocket River Inc.

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