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Apps That
Went Free on
2018-02-03

Edit videos like a pro, enjoy a text-based adventure, and scan documents with today’s collection of apps and games.

VideoShowHero | Video Editor to Make & Edit Movies
iPhone
VideoShowHero | Video Editor to Make & Edit Movies

VideoShowHero | Video Editor to Make & Edit Movies

Fuzzy Sword, LLC

Edit videos like a pro with VideoShowHero.

Those in need of an all-in-one solution.

FREE ($4.99) For a limited time FREE ($4.99) For a limited time
Why we picked this?

VideoShowHero was designed with everyone in mind. You simply won’t find another video editor with more features and functionality. It allows you to trim, merge, blur, resize and rotate, and slow down clips. You’re also able to attach music, overlay text, apply filters, and slap on static and animated stickers. Completed videos can be shared any way you like.

You love to capture video and need a way to edit it.

You’re not fond of extra content being locked behind a paywall.

A Dark Room
iPhone
iPad
A Dark Room

A Dark Room

Amirali Rajan

The less you know about this critically acclaimed text-based role-playing game, the more you’ll enjoy it.

Anyone who enjoys being totally immersed in an environment.

$1.99 $1.99
Why we picked this?

A Dark Room starts you off with basically zero instructions. All you have is a black screen that offers you a single choice: lighting the fire. From there you will have to dig deeper and deeper into the winding, unpredictable story. If we told you anymore it would ruin the entire experience, so just tap that download button and enjoy the hours of entertainment ahead of you.

You enjoy text-based games. Its depth is unprecedented in the App Store, and now there’s a prequel that you can enjoy after you finish the journey.

You need fancy graphics and twitch-based gameplay in your games.

ReliCam
iPhone
iPad
ReliCam

ReliCam

Lee Searle

Get full control over how you capture your photos and videos with ReliCam.

iPhoneographers who want to personalize their photos.

$0.99 $0.99
Why we picked this?

ReliCam allows you to take the best possible photos. It provides you with manual control over focus, ISO, shutter speed, and zoom. Slide your finger left or right to adjust each parameter or use the fine tune controls. ReliCam also provides helpful grid lines when necessary. All captured photos and videos are directly saved to your library.

You want to finesse your photos. The power is in your hands.

The idea of fidgeting with features comes across as tedious.

SharpScan Pro: OCR PDF scanner
iPhone
iPad
SharpScan Pro: OCR PDF scanner

SharpScan Pro: OCR PDF scanner

Pixelnetica

Scan documents and recognize their text with SharpScan Pro.

Business travelers.

$2.99 $2.99
Why we picked this?

Scanning is a breeze with SharpScan Pro. You’re able to scan a single page or multiple pages rapidly. The app’s powerful camera engine ensures every pixel counts, getting rid of noise, shadows, distortions, and other artifacts. It’s also able to automatically detect the edges of your documents, but you can manually adjust them if need be. After scanning your documents you’re able to recognize the text in over 50 languages. Documents can be stored in the app, on your iDevice, or in the cloud.

You need a reliable document scanner. SharpScan Pro produces fantastic quality scans that can be sent wherever they need to go.

You need to layer the text you’ve recognized. SharpScan Pro separately charges you for the feature.