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Today’s apps gone free: Geekbench, Firo, Infinity Blade and more

Today’s apps gone free: Geekbench, Firo, Infinity Blade and more

App Bargain Bin
November 26, 2015

Find out just how well your iDevice is running, make sweet music, and journey to the Dark Citadel 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.

Universal:

Geekbench 3 ($0.99 → Free, 11.9 MB): Find out just how well your iDevice is running with Geekbench 3. It’s for the curious minds or those who have a feeling their iDevice isn’t running at peak performance.

Want to see how your iDevice stacks up against the rest? Perform a Geekbench test and find out. It provides a comprehensive set of benchmarks that accurately measure your iDevice’s processor and memory performance. The test only takes about 30 seconds to perform. You will then be provided with loads of detailed information including how your iDevice compares to other Apple products. You’re also able to upload your results to Geekbench’s website or send them via email.

Geekbench 3 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 162 ratings.

Starlight: Find Stars And Constellations ($0.99 → Free, 23.5 MB): Point your iDevice at the sky to see what stars, planets, and constellations hover above with this fun reference app. It’s for stargazers of every type.

Just tap on the celestial objects you come across to learn more about them. You can also search the sky by keywords or by holding your iDevice up to the sky and shifting all around. The app includes over 100,000 stars, 88 western constellations, and planets of the solar system.

Starlight: Find Stars And Constellations is available for free today only (11/26). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 135 ratings.

Word Mess ($2.99 → Free, 12.4 MB): Go on the hunt for words in this seek and find game. Word Mess can be thoroughly enjoyed by anyone looking to improve their visual scanning abilities and vocabulary.

We like Word Mess because it’s accessible to gamers of all ages. At the beginning of each round you’re presented with a word or type of word that must be discovered among the mess. You have a limited amount of time to track it down and tap on it. You’re able to play all on your own or compete with your friends in head-to-head battles. You’re also able to compare your skills via Game Center.

Word Mess is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 637 ratings.

Infinity Blade ($5.99 → Free, 595.2 MB): Journey to the Dark Citadel to battle powerful Titans and free your people in Infinity Blade. It’s for fans of combat games.

Swipe across the screen to perform attacks, dodge the blades of your enemy, block hits, and cast devastating spells. As you make your way deeper into the castle realm, you’ll have a chance to upgrade your knight and collect new weapons and armor. The game features fantastic 3-D graphics powered by the Unreal engine, online multiplayer, and Game Center integration.

Infinity Blade is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 325556 ratings.

Spiritual Me: Meditation – techniques for mindfulness, relaxation and stress relief ($1.99 → Free, 39.7 MB): Refresh your spirit with Spiritual Me. It’s for those who want to create a more positive routine.

Spiritual Me includes guided meditation techniques that will help you relieve stress, become more mindful, and simply relax. All you need to do is set aside a little time each day and go through the various exercises. Exercises include everything from drawing to balancing. After a few sessions you’ll be able to view a chart of your progress and track your improvement.

Spiritual Me: Meditation – techniques for mindfulness, relaxation and stress relief is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

iPad:

Firo – Music Maker, Instrument, Drums, Chords, Looper, and MIDI Controller ($6.99 → Free, 24.1 MB): Make your own kind of music with Firo. It’s for musicians who need a way to capture ideas when inspiration strikes.

Firo truly has it all. It’s an advanced music sketchpad and MIDI controller. You’re able to choose from 12 separate instruments, 12 keys, seven diatonic modes, and eight secondary scales. The app supports up to 10 fingers on the screen at once, so your tunes can be as basic or complicated as need be. It’s also loaded with a handful of other professional features like real-time visual pitch detection, the ability to create and save loops, and the ability to record your sessions and share them with the world.

Firo – Music Maker, Instrument, Drums, Chords, Looper, and MIDI Controller is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 67 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
Geekbench 3
Geekbench 3
Primate Labs Inc.
Free
Starlight: Find Stars And Constellations
Starlight: Find Stars And Constellations
Gyrocade
Free
Word Mess
Word Mess
Masala Games
Free
Infinity Blade
Infinity Blade
Chair Entertainment Group, LLC
Free
Spiritual Me: Meditation – techniques for mindfulness, relaxation and stress relief
Spiritual Me: Meditation – techniques for mindfulness, relaxation and stress relief
Adrian Ramirez
Free
Firo - Music Maker, Instrument, Drums, Chords, Looper, and MIDI Controller
Firo - Music Maker, Instrument, Drums, Chords, Looper, and MIDI Controller
Fiddlewax

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