Today’s apps gone free: Ephemerid, MolaSync, 7 Planets and more
You’re put in control of little white square known as DodgeMan. As the balls fall from the top of the screen, you must quickly slide left and right to avoid them. If you get hit by a ball, it’s not the end of the world, you’ll just lose some of your life power. Lose too much and it’s game over. Power-ups will also fall at random, which can be collected by sliding under them. The game includes three modes, and leaderboards via Game Center.
Impossible Dodge – Bad Red Balls is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 23 ratings.
This is the type of game that will kick start your brain and get those juices flowing in the morning. All you have to do is swipe to roll the balls and try to get them into their appropriate positions. What makes this task so difficult, however, is that when one ball is moved, all of the balls in that row or column move with it until they are stopped by a wall. Try to restore order in as few moves and as quickly as possible to earn a high score. The game includes three single player modes, and an online multiplayer mode so you can compete against your friends.
7 Planets is available for free today only (01/05). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.
ORBB can be enjoyed by anyone thanks to its relaxing environment and simple gameplay. You’re put in control of a white orb that’s attracted to planets, and you must tap the screen at just the right moment to jump through space and clear all of the stars. The planets’ gravity has an effect on where your white orb goes, as do wormholes and other celestial objects, so time your taps wisely. The game includes five phases, 60 levels, and original music from the creator of Pivvot.
ORBB – A casual, relaxing, and challenging ethereal space experience game is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 130 ratings.
With MolaSync your canvases, like your ideas, are infinite. Just put your finger to the screen and start working. You’re able to draw, scribble, and write freely on the canvas, and move around and zoom in using common gestures. You’re also able to insert pre-designed graphics, import photos, record audio, and attach location information. Whatever you do offline will be synced with your team automatically the moment you reconnect. Everything you create can be managed and shared via email or iTunes File Sharing, or you can upload it to Dropbox, Google Drive, or SkyDrive.
MolaSync – Collaborative cloud notes! Sound recording, Sharp Drawing, Typing, Chatting and collaboration is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 25 ratings.
Ephemerid is what you make of it. It’s a fairy tale adventure designed around an original soundtrack. You won’t find any guides or tutorials here. You must simply let the music and your intuition guide you. While on your adventure make sure to take in every last piece of the beautiful world of Ephemerid. It was all handcrafted out of paper, glass, and paint.
Ephemerid: A Musical Adventure is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 34 ratings.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.