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Today’s apps gone free: Get Moving, Color Tower, The Island: Castaway and more

Today’s apps gone free: Get Moving, Color Tower, The Island: Castaway and more

App Bargain Bin
May 26, 2015

Track your activity and inactivity, build colorful towers, and explore a mysterious island with today’s collection of apps and games.

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:

The Island: Castaway® (Full) ($4.99 → Free, 137.6 MB): Explore a mysterious island to find a way back home in this simulation game from G5 Entertainment. It’s a blast for those who enjoy exploring and completing puzzling quests.

Your vacation takes a turn for the worst when your ocean liner is struck by a massive wave and takes on water. The next thing you know, you’re on a beach along with a handful other survivors. You must learn how to fish, hunt for boar, and find rare plants to stay alive. But it’s not just about surviving. You must also explore the island for clues and solve puzzles to find a way back home. The game includes 12 locations, 14 characters to interact with, more than 200 quests to solve, and achievements via Game Center.

The Island: Castaway® (Full) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 193 ratings.

Since I – beautiful timing for events, your best moments with you forever ($0.99 → Free, 5.9 MB): Keep track of how long it has been since an event with Since I. It’s the ideal app for anyone who has something important to track.

Since I is so beautifully simple. Just swipe down to create a new counter and give it a title. You an import any image from your library to be used as a reference and placeholder. The app will then count every last day, hour, minute, and second that has gone by since you created the event. If need be, the event time can be edited with a tap. You’re able to share events via your favorite social networks and set reminders.

Since I – beautiful timing for events, your best moments with you forever is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 23 ratings.

Get Moving ($0.99 → Free, 9.4 MB): Track your activity and inactivity with Get Moving. It’s a useful fitness app for those who need to be motivated to get up from their desk.

Get Moving taps into Apple’s Health app to retrieve vital information that will increase the accuracy of its calculations while also populating your profile data. Throughout the day it will then track everything from your steps taken and distance traveled to hours of activity and calories burned. Its killer feature, however, is its inactivity tracker. All you have to do is specify an inactivity time interval and start the countdown. Get Moving will keep track of if and when you move and reset the timer accordingly. It can also inform you of the places where you are most inactive.

Get Moving is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 13 ratings.

Universal:

Color Tower ($0.99 → Free, 13.1 MB): Build colorful towers in this puzzle game. It’s for gamers who are looking for a challenging block-stacking game.

Color Tower is all about perspective. It’s your job to tear down stacks of colored blocks and build them back up in order to match the blueprint. This is easier said than done since you’re provided with a single side angle view of the blocks. The game also tracks your time spent and moves taken for each puzzle, so you’ll want to move quickly and accurately. Color Tower includes a total of 20 levels to complete.

Color Tower is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 138 ratings.

iPad:

The Island: Castaway® HD (Full) ($6.99 → Free, 149.7 MB): Explore a mysterious island to find a way back home in this simulation game from G5 Entertainment. It’s a blast for those who enjoy exploring and completing puzzling quests.

Your vacation takes a turn for the worst when your ocean liner is struck by a massive wave and takes on water. The next thing you know, you’re on a beach along with a handful other survivors. You must learn how to fish, hunt for boar, and find rare plants to stay alive. But it’s not just about surviving. You must also explore the island for clues and solve puzzles to find a way back home. The game includes 12 locations, 14 characters to interact with, more than 200 quests to solve, and achievements via Game Center.

The Island: Castaway® HD (Full) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 1354 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
The Island: Castaway® (Full)
The Island: Castaway® (Full)
G5 Entertainment
Free
Get Moving
Get Moving
Epic Pixie KB
Free
Since I – beautiful timing for events, your best moments with you forever
Since I – beautiful timing for events, your best moments with you forever
Aleksey Getman
Free
Color Tower
Color Tower
Tanu Kush
Free
The Island: Castaway® HD (Full)
The Island: Castaway® HD (Full)
G5 Entertainment

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