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Today’s Apps Gone Free: The Shadow Sun, War of Eclipse, Simplique and More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: The Shadow Sun, War of Eclipse, Simplique and More

App Bargain Bin
February 26, 2017

Enter a world being driven into darkness, captain an air battleship, and create beautifully unique wallpapers 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:

Simplique ($1.99 → Free, 9.9 MB): Make beautifully unique lock screen wallpapers with Simplique. Anyone who wants to take the hassle out of lining up their lock screen wallpapers.

Simplique is about simplicity. Tap the top portion of the screen to import or take a new photo and use it as the background for your wallpaper. Tap the circle to import or take a new photo and use it as your main subject. The background photo can be blurred to whatever degree you like. You’re able to preview your new lock screen wallpaper before saving it to your library.

Simplique is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 27 ratings.

War of Eclipse ($0.99 → Free, 12.3 MB): Captain your very own air battleship and take the fight to the aliens in this role-playing game. Fans of retro-style graphics and gameplay.

War of Eclipse is unabashedly retro. Its pixel art graphics are sharp and its gameplay brutally difficult. You’re able to choose from seven powerful battleships, each of which can be customized in a variety of ways. Blast away all kinds of alien invaders by perfectly timing your shots. The game includes 35 enemy types to take on, random equipment drops, and seven different endings to discover.

War of Eclipse is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 548 ratings.

Universal:

Subtraction Flashcard Match Games for Kids in Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade ($3.99 → Free, 42.3 MB): Your children can work on their subtraction skills with this educational game. Parents and teachers with children ages five through eight.

Subtraction Flashcard Match Games creates a fun environment for your child to practice subtraction in with its eye-popping visuals and positive encouragement. Your child can work on matching problems to their answers or matching problems to other problems. The difficulty can be adjusted by changing the number range and by showing the cards or keeping them face down. The game also includes a bubble popping reward after each round.

Subtraction Flashcard Match Games for Kids in Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 8 ratings.

The Shadow Sun ($2.99 → Free, 823.7 MB): Enter a world being driven into darkness in The Shadow Sun. Fans of story-driven RPGs.

The sun’s brilliant face is slowly being covered by an alien force, and the ancient city of Shar is being driven into darkness. Grab your trusty sword and head out on an adventure to discover what’s behind this mysterious plague. The game allows you to create your own male or female character, and customize their attributes and appearance. Explore 70 unique areas, uncover 200 items, find hidden secrets, interact with NPCs, and even adopt a faithful dog companion to fight by your side. All in all, you’ll find about 10 hours of gameplay here.

The Shadow Sun is available for free today only (02/26). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 182 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 Shadow Sun
The Shadow Sun
Ossian Studios Inc.
Free
Simplique
Simplique
William Merritt
Free
War of Eclipse
War of Eclipse
Game Stew
Free
Subtraction Flashcard Match Games for Kids in Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade
Subtraction Flashcard Match Games for Kids in Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade
Eggroll Games LLC

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