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Apps That
Went Free on
2020-09-06

Battle for control of the galaxy, check your entire schedule from your wrist, and enjoy a classic tale with today’s collection of apps and games.

Just Calendar + Complications
iPhone
Just Calendar + Complications

Just Calendar + Complications

Tu Hoang

Check your entire schedule from your Apple Watch with Just Calendar. TODAY ONLY: Get the Date Complication in-app purchase for free! Simply tap Unlock Features in the iPhone app, scroll down to the bottom, and tap on the Date Complication unlock.

Apple Watch users.

FREE ($0.99) For a limited time FREE ($0.99) For a limited time
Why we picked this?

Just Calendar provides a more robust calendar experience on Apple Watch than Apple’s native solution. It includes date and event complications, which are both supported across all watch faces. Get a quick overview of your entire week, month, or even year, and view past and future event timelines with full details. Everything in Just Calendar is customizable as well, from the color of the complications to the layout of the content.

Your schedule is packed and you need to be able to quickly access it.

You don’t own an Apple Watch.

Cosmic Frontline AR
iPhone
iPad
Cosmic Frontline AR

Cosmic Frontline AR

Hofli Limited

Battle for control of the galaxy in Cosmic Frontline AR.

Those who enjoy strategy games.

FREE ($1.99) For a limited time FREE ($1.99) For a limited time
Why we picked this?

Cosmic Frontline AR brings epic spaceship battles right into your living room. Send your spaceships off to fight by tapping on any planet surrounded by enemy forces. As long as your ships outnumber their ships, you’ll be able to gain control. Controlling planets allows you to rebuild your fleet, so deciding when to attack and when to defend will be the difference between victory and defeat. The game includes 30 levels, the option to play with or without AR, and beautifully rendered 3D visuals.

You want to experience AR gaming.

You prefer strategy games with more complexity.

Flashlight Timer - Timed Torch
iPhone
Flashlight Timer - Timed Torch

Flashlight Timer - Timed Torch

Yixiang Lu

Visualize time with Flashlight Timer.

Everyone.

$0.99 $0.99
Why we picked this?

Just like Voice Countdown Timer from the same developer, Flashlight Timer is one of those apps you never knew you needed. It allows you to visualize time by enabling the iPhone’s flash while the timer is counting down. Simply tap one of the timer presets to begin the countdown. You’re able to add additional time to the countdown with a tap, and even adjust the flashlight’s brightness while it’s running. You’ll know time is up when everything goes dark.

You need to time something without constantly checking your phone or watch.

You prefer audio cues over visual cues.

StoryToys Hansel and Gretel
iPhone
iPad
StoryToys Hansel and Gretel

StoryToys Hansel and Gretel

StoryToys Entertainment Limited

Enjoy a classic Brothers Grimm tale as a popup book with StoryToys Hansel and Gretel.

Parents.

$1.99 $1.99
Why we picked this?

You've never experienced Hansel and Gretel like this before. The story is able to come to life through interactive pop-up scenes. The app includes 39 pages of text, 11 double-page interactive pop-up scenes, professional narration, and a relaxing music score. It also includes text and voice-overs in English, French, German, Spanish Italian, Korean, and simplified Chinese.

You want to spend some quality time with your little one.

Your child is too old for the content.

Chug Patrol: Ready to Rescue - Chuggington Book
iPhone
iPad
Chug Patrol: Ready to Rescue - Chuggington Book

Chug Patrol: Ready to Rescue - Chuggington Book

StoryToys Entertainment Limited

Find out if you have what it takes to be a Chug Patroller in this 3D interactive pop-up book.

Children five and under.

$6.99 $6.99
Why we picked this?

Chug Patrol tells the tale of four Chuggers who are moving up to advanced rescue training. As they set out on their adventure, they will prove their bravery and show off their news skills. You and your child are able to follow along with the narrator or read on your own. The interactive book features 21 pages of story, animations, and illustrations along with nine interactive pop-up scenes.

Your child is into trains and colorful artwork.

You want more content. It’s quite short and not expandable.