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Today’s apps gone free: Super Lemonade Factory, Pickle, Toca Mini and more

Today’s apps gone free: Super Lemonade Factory, Pickle, Toca Mini and more

December 21, 2014

We have a collection of apps and games today that are both fun and practical. Clip images and GIFs of things you want to reference with Pickle. Check out the weather across the globe with MeteoEarth. Or just burn some time playing Super Lemonade Factory and Monster Dash.

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:

Pickle – Smart Clipper (WEB IMAGE, GIF & SCREENSHOT) ($0.99 → Free, 12.6 MB): Clip images and GIFs from any website with this beautifully designed productivity app. It’s the ideal app for those who prefer visual references and reminders.

To clip an image or GIF from a website, you’ll first need to launch Pickle. You can then head to Safari and copy the image, GIF, or URL, which will automatically place it into Pickle. If you choose to copy a URL, Pickle will automatically pull every single image and GIF from the website. You can then arrange your captured content within lists by selecting one and swiping right to left. Swipe left to right over an image or GIF to share or delete it. Pickle includes 10 list colors to choose from, the ability to edit and rearrange lists, and Dropbox support.

Pickle – Smart Clipper (WEB IMAGE, GIF & SCREENSHOT) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 198 ratings.

MeteoEarth ($2.99 → Free, 22.8 MB): Get a good look at what the weather is like all around the world with MeteoEarth. It’s for those who prefer interactive weather apps.

MeteoEarth changes the way you look at the weather. It’s adapted from professional weather broadcast tools in order to provide you with an interactive and visually stunning environment. You’re able to navigate the 3-D globe with a swipe and use common gestures to zoom in an out. Place wind, cloud, precipitation, pressure, and temperature layers over the globe and hit play to watch them change throughout the day. You’re able to save an unlimited number of locations within your favorites and view 24-hour forecasts for each. If you have an Apple TV, connect MeteoEarth and project the beautifully animated layers on to your television.

MeteoEarth is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 49 ratings.

Universal:

Super Lemonade Factory ($2.99 → Free, 29.0 MB): A puzzle platform game that’s just oozing with charm. Super Lemonade Factory is for those who enjoy indie games with amazing pixel art and tunes.

It’s almost difficult not to appreciate the effort and attention to detail put into Super Lemonade Factory. Take control of Andre and his wife Liselot as they journey through the lemonade factory they are set to inherit. To make your way to each exit in the factory, you’ll need to switch between the two characters since each one has their own unique abilities. The game includes a unique storyline, 72 levels, the ability to create your own levels, retro pixel art, a chiptune soundtrack, and achievements via Game Center.

Super Lemonade Factory is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 136 ratings.

Crusaders Quest ($1.99 → Free, 88.5 MB): Command the greatest pixel army ever assembled in this action RPG. Fans of the original Final Fantasy games will have a blast with this one.

With its 8-bit pixel art graphics, Crusaders Quest was designed to look and feel like your favorite classic RPGs. You must command a group of rag-tag crusaders on a journey to save the Goddesses and utilize their powers to repel the darkness. To take down your foes, you must react quickly and match your heroes’ skill blocks in real-time. As you fight your way across the pixelated battlefield, you’ll be able to level up your heroes and unlock new powerful weapons. You can also take your skills online and compete against friends in PvP arenas.

Crusaders Quest is available for free today only (12/21). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 2101 ratings.

Toca Mini ($2.99 → Free, 32.9 MB): Your child can create their own Mini from scratch with this entertainment app. It’s an entertaining app for children with big imaginations.

No child can resist the charm of a Toca Boca app! All they have to do is tap on the blank Mini to get started. They can then design their own Mini by adding eyes, mouths, noses, and eyebrows. Reversible stamps can be slapped on to create patterns and replicate clothes, and they’re able to utilize 60 different colors however they wish. When your child’s Mini is complete, they’re able to add color to the background and share it with the world. There are no rules here, so just let your child’s imagination run wild.

Toca Mini is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 289 ratings.

Monster Dash ($0.99 → Free, 41.6 MB): An endless distance game that has you running through environments and blasting monsters as Barry Steakfries. It’s the perfect game for those who enjoyed Jetpack Joyride.

Barry Steakfries can’t be stopped! Not even by a bunch of filthy, no good, downright awful monsters. Tap the left side of the screen to cause Barry to jump and tap the right to shoot. That’s all there is to it. Grab crates to equip crazy new weapons and health pickups. Daily events allow you to earn even more coins and unlock new content. The game includes randomly chosen environments, stat tracking, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Monster Dash is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 32147 ratings.

iPad:

MeteoEarth for iPad ($3.99 → Free, 28.4 MB): Get a good look at what the weather is like all around the world with MeteoEarth. It’s for those who prefer interactive weather apps.

MeteoEarth changes the way you look at the weather. It’s adapted from professional weather broadcast tools in order to provide you with an interactive and visually stunning environment. You’re able to navigate the 3-D globe with a swipe and use common gestures to zoom in an out. Place wind, cloud, precipitation, pressure, and temperature layers over the globe and hit play to watch them change throughout the day. You’re able to save an unlimited number of locations within your favorites and view 24-hour forecasts for each. If you have an Apple TV, connect MeteoEarth and project the beautifully animated layers on to your television.

MeteoEarth for iPad is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 146 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.

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
Pickle - Smart Clipper (WEB IMAGE, GIF & SCREENSHOT)
Pickle - Smart Clipper (WEB IMAGE, GIF & SCREENSHOT)
ThirtyFive Inc.
Free
MeteoEarth
MeteoEarth
MeteoGroup Deutschland GmbH
Free
Super Lemonade Factory
Super Lemonade Factory
Shane Brouwer
Free
Toca Mini
Toca Mini
Toca Boca AB
Free
Monster Dash
Monster Dash
Halfbrick Studios
Free
MeteoEarth for iPad
MeteoEarth for iPad
MeteoGroup Deutschland GmbH

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