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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Sprite Creator, Polymer, Wheels on the Bus and More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Sprite Creator, Polymer, Wheels on the Bus and More

App Bargain Bin
July 13, 2016

Create your own pixel art, craft big shapes to earn a high score, and sing-along to a favorite nursery rhyme 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:

Supermarket Mania® 2 (Full) ($2.99 → Free, 184.0 MB): Test your business management skills like never before in Supermarket Mania 2. It’s for fans of the time management game genre.

Nikki and her friends need your help saving Uncle Ross’ supermarket chain from the evil Mr. Torg. Without you, they won’t be able to compete. You’ll have to keep customers happy by brewing coffee, stocking shelves with new products, fulfilling orders, baking pizzas, and so much more. The game includes 80 levels, 34 products to sell, 11 customer types, and 200 upgrades.

Supermarket Mania® 2 (Full) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 71 ratings.

Universal:

Wheels on the Bus! ($2.99 → Free, 44.4 MB): Sing-along to the favorite nursery rhyme in Wheels on the Bus. It’s ideal for children ages five and under.

Wheels on the Bus is an interactive adventure. Choose either a yellow bus or a big red double-decker and the music will begin to play. Then sing-along with the eight verses of the nursery rhyme and enjoy the eight fully interactive scenes. You’re also able to use a photo of your child or a loved one and make the scenes your own. The app includes eight jigsaw puzzles to piece together as well as a memory game.

Wheels on the Bus! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 31 ratings.

Super Sharp ($1.99 → Free, 10.1 MB): Slice pieces off of shapes to reach the target in Super Sharp. These are ingenious puzzles.

Super Sharp takes physics-based puzzles to a whole new level. Each level presents you with a different shape, and you must cut pieces from it in order to have them hit the target spots. As you progress, you’ll need to create complicated chain reactions in order to hit all of the targets. Also, keep in mind that the targets need to be hit by pieces of the same color. Super Sharp includes 120 levels in all.

Super Sharp is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5718 ratings.

Polymer ($2.99 → Free, 35.6 MB): Slide pieces in columns and rows in order to craft shapes in Polymer. It’s the perfect casual puzzle game.

The randomly generated puzzles provide you with five different pieces to work with. To craft a complete shape, just close all of its ends. The game includes five modes, each with a little different approach to the way you must craft shapes. It also includes online multiplayer, iCloud support, multiple color schemes to choose from, fantastic tunes, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Polymer is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 69 ratings.

Sprite Creator ($3.99 → Free, 6.3 MB): Create your very own pixel art with Sprite Creator. It provides a great way to unleash your creative side.

Sprite Creator is a powerful yet easy to use art creation app. It allows you to draw on the blank canvas pixel by pixel with a tap or a swipe. Editable layers allow you to create a single image or animated frames. Each layer has a separate alpha slider, making it easier to get your animations just right. Your finished works of art can be exported as animated GIFs, static images, or sprite sheets and tile maps. Sprite Creator also allows you or import images, animated GIFs, and sprite sheets and tile maps.

Sprite Creator is available for free today only (07/13). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 8 ratings.

Shapes Card Matching Early Learning Shape Games for Kids Free ($2.99 → Free, 24.7 MB): Your little one can learn to identify shapes and colors with this memory matching game. It’s ideal for parents with toddlers.

Today only: Unlock everything free of charge! Simply tap the “Unlock” button on the main screen, and enter the provided passcode to confirm your action. All current and future content will be available to you and your child free of charge.

Various amounts of cards will appear on the screen face down. Your child can tap on them to reveal what’s on the flip side. They must then find all of the matching pairs of shapes and colors to complete each game. When tapped on, your child is able to hear the object or color pronounced. The app also includes a Show Me mode where the cards are all face up, making it easier to play.

Shapes Card Matching Early Learning Shape Games for Kids Free is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 16 ratings.

iPad:

Supermarket Mania® 2 HD (Full) ($4.99 → Free, 153.5 MB): Test your business management skills like never before in Supermarket Mania 2 HD. It’s for fans of the time management game genre.

Nikki and her friends need your help saving Uncle Ross’ supermarket chain from the evil Mr. Torg. Without you, they won’t be able to compete. You’ll have to keep customers happy by brewing coffee, stocking shelves with new products, fulfilling orders, baking pizzas, and so much more. The game includes 80 levels, 34 products to sell, 11 customer types, and 200 upgrades.

Supermarket Mania® 2 HD (Full) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 531 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:

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  • 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.

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Mentioned apps

Free
Supermarket Mania® 2 (Full)
Supermarket Mania® 2 (Full)
G5 Entertainment
Free
Wheels on the Bus!
Wheels on the Bus!
OkiPlay Ltd
Free
Super Sharp
Super Sharp
1Button SARL
Free
Polymer
Polymer
Fixpoint Productions Ltd.
Free
Sprite Creator
Sprite Creator
Skyler Lauren
Free
Shapes Card Matching Early Learning Shape Games for Kids Free
Shapes Card Matching Early Learning Shape Games for Kids Free
Eggroll Games LLC
Free
Supermarket Mania® 2 HD (Full)
Supermarket Mania® 2 HD (Full)
G5 Entertainment

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