Apps Gone Free Roundup: Monkey Island Tales 1, Fara and more
The freebies just keep on coming. Telltale Games’ Monkey Island Tales 1 - the fifth game in the popular Monkey Island series – is now free for a limited time (coinciding with today’s release of episode 2 for the iPhone). Like most Telltale games on the App Store, M.I.T is an episodic adventure that puts you in the shoes of your favorite pirate, Guybrush Threepwood, once again. If you haven’t tried this point and click adventure yet, now’s your chance to grab the opening chapter on the house. Lots more freebies just after the break!
Also, our Apps Gone Free roundup from yesterday still has many apps showing free on iTunes.
EPISODE 1: LAUNCH OF THE SCREAMING NARWHAL
While stripping the evil pirate LeChuck of his demonic mojo, Guybrush Threepwood inadvertently infects the entire Caribbean with his arch-fiend’s voodoo. Guybrush must stop a mysterious pox that’s transforming buccaneers into unruly pirate monsters!
* First part of a five-episode saga with an intriguing storyline that becomes deeper and more entangled as it unfolds
* Series favorites Guybrush, LeChuck, Elaine, Stan, and the Voodoo Lady are joined by a new cast of characters
* Streamlined adventure gameplay with all the humor, romance, and swashbuckling excitement that made the franchise famous
Useful control tips:
* Two-finger touch to view selectable items on screen
* Double-tap to skip dialog
Telltale Inc, Monkey Island Tales 1, – Free
~AN ACTION RPG WITH INCREDIBLE PHYSICS GAMEPLAY!~
Retro-inspired action RPG gameplay combines with full physics integration for a brand new experience. Control flaming ballistas, enormous battering rams and powerful magic in a dynamic environment full of quests, abilities, and items.
~EXPLORE A BEAUTIFUL HAND PAINTED WORLD!~
The world of Fara is a giant, living canvas. Visit amazing locations that mix hand drawn artwork with a modern effects engine for a stunning new look.
~AN EPIC QUEST FULL OF QUIRKY CHARACTERS!~
Explore the island and meet its strange inhabitants. A cast of hilarious, weird, and entertaining characters drive the story along at a brisk pace.
Pixel and Texel, Fara, – Free
Develop your telekinetic strength by pushing a Cube within a geometric universe.
Platforms, enigmas and reflexes combine to make Edge a rich and very comprehensive game.
• An original game ideally suited for mobile devices
• 48 levels to challenge
• 19 unique tunes!
• A simple, addictive game for every type of player
Mobigame, Edge, – Free
On the heels of the award-winning Real Football and Let’s Golf, Gameloft now releases the best 3D tennis game on iPhone/iPod touch!
Live the life of a professional player on a world tour where the only goal is to become number one!
• 8 players entirely modeled in highly detailed 3D graphics.
• From Paris to New York or Stockholm, play in 7 stadiums on 3 different surfaces – clay, grass and synthetic – each providing a different experience.
• Local Wi-Fi Multiplayer to challenge your friends in real time!
• Controls making the most of the iPhone/iPod touch features with additional touch controls available with the last update!
Gameloft, Real Tennis, – Free
Virtual Table Tennis™ is the only one based on 3D PHYSICS Table Tennis game series in the App Store.
Featured by Apple in “The Best Games You’ve Never Played”.
•Based on the independent 3D physics system, motion of Ping-Pong can be brought to life perfectly.
•As the design of AI system based on the human behaviors, it possesses various behaviors such as reaction, speed, strength, endurance, defense, etc.
•Accurate and visual control mode can truly simulate various way of strike and smash in the match. Besides, players can make adjustments in “Options” according to their own preferences.
•Players are confronted with AI opponents with various styles and capabilities in the game.
•It provides different kinds of game modes such as Animation tutorials, free practices, Arcade Mode and Tournament Modes, etc.
SenseDevil Games, Virtual Table Tennis™ HD, – Free
MEGASTUNT™ Mayhem Pro is the perfect action sports game that mixes racing, showmanship and total destruction into one thrilling experience.
Do you have what it takes to perform unbelieveable stunts with some of the world’s most extreme trucks?
These trucks are unmatched in raw power and pure awesomeness! They will electrify crowds and gain loyal fans with the right driver…are you the one?
Successful performances will generate hard earned cash which is then spent to enhance these amazing machines even further!
Are you ready for the next level of stunts?
Level Eight AB, MEGASTUNT™ Mayhem Pro, – Free
The shadow of the devil appears in the peaceful village. A large number of people in the village are infected by the spirit of the devil. The people who have been infected by the evils will have red eyes. People who have escaped from the grip of the devil will have to fight with the evils and three demons in order to win this battle. Also, in every stage you must acquire more than 260 diamonds.
By doing so, you need to wake the ‘RedSpace’ tank which is sealed deep under the basement in order to defeat the ‘final boss’ and bring peace to the village.
Remember! To unseal the ‘RedSpace’ tank, you need to defeat three bosses and have more than 260 diamonds!
DUGA ENTERTAINMENT, AVATANK, – Free
** Featured as What’s Hot in Sweden, New & Noteworthy on the App Store in United Kingdom, Sweden, Switzerland and Germany! ** Over 300 levels + 2000 user created levels!
The cutest sheep in the world are lost and the owner misses her beloved ones! Its up to you to guide the sheep with logic, digging and crafting…
Fun for all, from young to old! To save all those cute sheep, you need to think really hard in the tougher levels. In the beginning there are 60 tutorial levels (even the smallest kids loves those) and there are over 1400 levels for you to solve. Its a perfect game when you have time to kill.
GrafiaData, Woolcraft, – Free
The worker bees are ill or missing and the honey stocks are low. The colony is on the brink of collapse! The only hope is Corbee, a scrawny young drone bee who dreams of adventure. Help him out-fly the the bee eater, avoid the crab spiders and dodge the bee wolves. The forest may look beautiful but there are a lot of dangers out there. And some of them are hungry! Collecting the nectar and pollen might not be as easy as it looks…
Honey Tribe: Colony Collapse is a mix of fact and fiction. Honey bees have been dying and honey bee colonies disappearing all over the globe. With the help of Doc Bloom, Phoebee and your other friends from the Honey Tribe you’ll uncover the mysteries of colony collapse disorder.
Watch out for all the predators, there’s a lot of things out there that want to eat you! Feel the wind rush past you as you hit max speed and skilfully fly past everything that tries to get in your way.
Honey Tribe Studios, Honey Tribe: Colony Collapse, – Free
With great physics, awesome shocks and crazy impacts, Epic Truck features off-road action at scenic and dangerous locations including Desert Ridge and the newest location Snowy Peak. Epic Truck made it to #1 Top App with over a million downloads in 4 days.
•GAS- touch right side for gas, down for speed
•BRAKE- touch left side for brake
•REVERSE- hold brake to back up
•TILT- Tilting the screen Left/Right makes the truck lean Forward/Back. Tilt works in the air and affects grip
•RESET- Reset if you flip or drive into an abyss.
Sea Lion Games, Inc., Epic Truck, – Free
Chapayev is a strategic game played on a checkerboard, crazy popular throughout former USSR countries. The game is named after the Russian Civil War hero, Red Army commander Vasily Chapayev, who was a very brave and funny man with a great heart and extraordinary sense of humour.
The aim is to knock all the opponent’s pieces off the board while keeping as many yours as possible.
The developer of Doodle Kart announces Puzzle “26”, a puzzle solving game unlike any games that you’ve ever played. Looking for something challenging but also entertaining for your day? Puzzle “26” is the perfect App providing dozens of hours of fun for you. The game is inspired from the traditional game: Minesweeper. However, Puzzle “26” is much more challenging. All the puzzles include 4 different symbols instead of mines. The game rule is so simple that you just need to put the right Egyptian symbols into the right boxes according to the hints.
The game is easy at the beginning, but it becomes harder and harder at the higher levels. The last 20 puzzles are specially designed for genius. If you’re a puzzle lover, this game is definitely your choice.
Collect all small puzzle pieces to unlock the mini-game with more wacky features.
j2sighte, Puzzle 26 – The 7th Day, – Free
Third Planet (iPad Only)
Swipe your finger across the screen to create an energy barrier (energy lines) to reflect the meteorites.
Watch gameplay video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emwRJ_u6X-k
Third Planet will give you an unforgettable experience!
Original soundtrack, cute graphic, impressive effects!
Test your reflexes and endurance!
Save the Third Planet!
More levels and bonuses in later updates.
Nikita Saraev, Third Planet, – Free
KING CAMERA FULL SPECS:
CAMERA: flashlight – self timer – anti-shake – sound trigger – full resolution burst mode – big button – time lapse – stop motion animation – WB lock – exposure lock – grid lines – add photographer name to metadata – HD video
EDITING: – 36 quality photo Looks – create custom Looks – copy/paste Looks – non destructive editing – infinite edits of original – advanced editing module with: white balance, exposure, contrast, shadows and highlights, crop, flip, rotate, saturation, tints, Intensifier, Colorizer, light leaks, textures, vignettes, custom borders and frames
SHARE: – one tap sharing – multiple Facebook accounts, FB Pages and Twitter accounts – email – MMS – FlickR – Dropbox
Applications Saycheezzz.com, King Camera, – Free
Media Center is a fully featured web browser, download manager, file manager and document viewer that allows you to download files to your iPhone or iPod touch, you can then view/play the downloaded files right on your iPhone or iPod touch, or transfer them to your computer.
It’s very simple and easy to use, it really provide a desktop experience for your iOS devices.
Vu Manh Hung, Download (Media Center), – Free
TVtrip is the next-gen travel guide. TVtrip has selected for you the best activities, hotels and restaurants in Barcelona. A clear and easy to use guide, ideal for discovering Barcelona on the weekend! No added filler text— just the essential information and practical tips, clear and to the point!
- Detailed info on over 300 points of interest in Barcelona: museums, monuments, restaurants, hotels, off the beat activities…
- More than 100 exclusive HD videos of restaurants and hotels
- 100% OFFLINE access to maps and navigation. Use our interactive map of Barcelona and map your position without any roaming fees, even when travelling internationally! The guide automatically geo locates your position on the map using the iPhone GPS system. No more bad surprises on your phone bill!
TVtrip Guides, Barcelona Guide – TVtrip, – Free
TVtrip is the next-gen travel guide. TVtrip has selected for you the best activities, hotels and restaurants in Rome. A clear and easy to use guide, ideal for discovering Rome on the weekend! No added filler text— just the essential information and practical tips, clear and to the point!
- Detailed info on over 300 points of interest in Rome: museums, monuments, restaurants, hotels, off the beat activities…
- More than 100 exclusive HD videos of restaurants and hotels
- 100% OFFLINE access to maps and navigation. Use our interactive map of Rome and map your position without any roaming fees, even when travelling internationally! The guide automatically geo locates your position on the map using the iPhone GPS system. No more bad surprises on your phone bill!
TVtrip Guides, Rome City Guide – TVtrip, – Free
TVtrip is the next-gen travel guide. TVtrip has selected for you the best activities, hotels and restaurants in Paris. A clear and easy to use guide, ideal for discovering Paris on the weekend! No added filler text— just the essential information and practical tips, clear and to the point!
- Detailed info on over 400 points of interest in Paris: museums, monuments, restaurants, hotels, off the beat activities…
- More than 200 exclusive HD videos of restaurants and hotels
- 100% OFFLINE access to maps and navigation. Use our interactive map of Paris and map your position without any roaming fees, even when travelling internationally! The guide automatically geo locates your position on the map using the iPhone GPS system. No more bad surprises on your phone bill!
TVtrip Guides, Paris City Guide – TVtrip, – Free