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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Earplug, Tricky 6 and Synonym Match

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Earplug, Tricky 6 and Synonym Match

App Bargain Bin
April 23, 2018

Free your mind, compete in competitive matching games, and work on vocabulary 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.


Tricky 6 ($0.99 → Free, 19.1 MB): Compete in competitive matching games in Tricky 6. Those who enjoy strategic board games.

Tricky 6 will test your wits. The object of the game is to create lines on the board consisting of either the same color or the same number horizontally or vertically. Keep in mind that each color in a number line and each number in a color line must be different. If that sounds confusing, don’t worry, there’s a short in-game tutorial available. The game includes local and online multiplayer, and six additional tile variants.

Tricky 6 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 35 ratings.


Synonym Match ($0.99 → Free, 10.2 MB): A memory matching game that focuses on synonyms. Parents and teachers.

Synonym Match is like every other memory matching game you’ve played before, but with a little twist. Instead of matching images, you’re required to match pairs of synonyms. Games can be played with up to four separate players locally. You’re also able to choose from four different board sizes and three difficulty levels.

Synonym Match is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 30 ratings.

Earplug ($4.99 → Free, 45.8 MB): Free your mind with Earplug. Those who can’t seem to relax.

Earplug is distraction-free in every way possible. Its interface is dead simple. All you need to do is unlock your device and launch the app. Earplug doesn’t have any unnecessary settings or buttons. It just plays its custom pink and white noise blend until you fall asleep.

Earplug is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 5 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.


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 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

Tricky 6
Tricky 6
Benjamin Zachey
Synonym Match
Synonym Match
Winning Words LLC
Confusion Studios LLC

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