Apps Gone Free Roundup: Icebreaker Hockey, Foodie The Bug and more

Featured as “Today’s Gift” in the 12 Days of Christmas promo in Canada, NaturalMotion’s Icebreaker Hockey is free for a limited time. Thankfully, this freebie has been extended to App Stores internationally, so all iDevice gamers can enjoy this follow-up to their highly popular Backbreaker Football series. Check out the rest of the roundup after the break, but as always, act quickly as the price drops won’t last very long.

Icebreaker Hockey

NaturalMotion Games, the makers of the million-selling hit Backbreaker Football, are proud to present: ICEBREAKER HOCKEY! Crushing checks, slick moves, and super-addictive gameplay combine to create an experience that redefines action on the rink!

Deke and spin your way towards the goal, dodging and skating past players on a mission to take you down. If you make it through, it’s time to face the GOALTENDER: taunt him with your SHOWBOATING skills, and charge up a SUPER-SHOT to show him who’s boss!

Icebreaker Hockey™ NaturalMotion, Icebreaker Hockey™, – Free

Foodie The Bug

Foodie the Bug Gets Christmas Update with a Japanese theme
After flying to several countries, Foodie now decides to visit Japan during this holiday season! To get in the Christmas spirit, Foodie will be changed into the Santa outfit while eating all kinds of Christmas candies in the newly-added Christmas level!

Game Features/highlights:
☞ Adjustable tilt control
☞ Adorable and one-of-a-kind game character
☞ Super addictive gameplay
☞ Variety of items, obstacles, and power-ups: poison, weight, bubble gum, mummy…

Foodie The Bug MegaCubic Entertainment, Foodie The Bug, – Free

Superstar Chefs

Oh no! Someone has stolen all the recipes and spread them across Cocktail Land.
Help the chefs get them back in this fun-packed JUMP & STOMP adventure, or they will be in big trouble!

– Coin-up style JUMP & STOMP fun
– 64 Challenging Levels that allows you to go back and improve your score
– 3 Control Types
– Cool RETRO-inspired music
– Varying items throughout the game, such as conveyor belts, cannon balls, trampolines etc.

Superstar Chefs Donut Games, Superstar Chefs, – Free

Monster Trucks Nitro 2

Live out your car crushing dreams with Monster Trucks Nitro II as you drive big-engine, 4-wheel drive beasts over enormous obstacle courses. Monster Trucks Nitro II rolls out advanced game physics, breathtaking 3D graphics, more trucks, all new levels, and global high scores.

Monster Trucks Nitro II is the adrenaline-fueled, action-packed, heart-thumping sequel to worldwide best-seller, Monster Trucks Nitro.

Monster Trucks Nitro 2 RedLynx Ltd, Monster Trucks Nitro 2 (TMA Review), – Free

Siege Hero HD (iPad Only)

Hero’s Wanted!! Use strategy and precise aim to tumble down the Fortress’s and Free the Oppressed.

Tear down the 150 HD castles across two Ages. If you’re good enough to earn Gold on each castle you’ll unlock the extra looting levels in the Treasure Map. Over 5-hours of gameplay with much more to come.
It’s amazingly realistic HD castle crushing fun!

Siege Hero HD Armor Games Inc, Siege Hero HD, – Free

 Carnivores: Ice Age

Carnivores: Ice Age throws you onto a recently discovered planet to test your aiming and tactical skills on a realistic ice safari. The game delivers an intelligent hunting experience and offers a lot more than a visit to a shooting range. Unrivaled possibility to wander around open 3D world without limits makes the process of finding prey exciting and the whole game endlessly replayable.

The hunter, equipped with weapons and all sorts of hunting accessories like camouflage and cover scent, needs not only to be quiet as a mouse when approaching a saber-tooth beast but also take care of details like wind direction not to end up as animal’s dinner. Advanced AI of the animals turn them from dummy targets to aggressive hosts protecting their planet and add a shooter feeling to the gameplay.
Pack your things and start hunting in Carnivores: Ice Age if you are ready to explore the new huge world and think before you shoot.

Carnivores: Ice Age Tatem Games, Carnivores: Ice Age (TMA Review), – Free

Blockado Mountain

The highly addictive puzzle game for casual and advanced players.
Easy to learn, but hard to master.

The goal: move the treasure chest to the exit field
The rule: blocks can only be moved lengthwise

Begin your travels into the world of BLOCKADO and search for treasures in remote mountain regions of the world.

★ solve 60 mind boggling puzzles
★ additional tricky new blocks, that extend the well known game concept
★ find historical treasures and learn about their exceptional background stories
★ unlock all 22 achievements to become a true BLOCKADO-Mountain-Master

Blockado Mountain Bitfield GmbH, Blockado Mountain, – Free

Return of the Bots

After ages of secret research, soft soldering, and deep sleep… they are ON! Now it’s all in your hands to keep them in shape and lead the way to freedom.

Seek, dodge and defeat!

Look around for micro-chips, hurry up! Deactivate them all to open the security gates. But watch out for enemies: shoot everything that comes in your way. Hit enemy props to power up your energy and pick up packages for enhanced fire power.

Return of the Bots Blurcoast, Return of the Bots, – Free

Chicks and Turtles

What do chicks and turtles have in common?
Find out in this fantastic game set between beaches and crystal clear seas, where nuclear bombs, potions, treasure and rockets will take you on a fantastic adventure against time!

Game features:
★ Stunning cartoon graphics with Retina display support!
★ Unlimited levels for hundreds hours of fun!
★ Easy to learn!
★ Leadearboards
★ Lots of Achievements
★ OpenFeint and Game Center support!

Chicks and Turtles GuGuGames, Chicks and Turtles, – Free

Aah! Rocket

As the year 2012 approaching, the peak solar outbursts causes many troubles, the balance sys from internal Earth is in danger of collapse, the Mayan prophecies will come true, human beings is facing tough challenges. The government of every country is secretly together make boat and they also created Aah team to search for another star that can support life. You are the astronaut, driving the rocket to finish your task.

You can control your rocket from accelerometer-controlled, clicking the screen to control the speed and fuel out of the Earth’s gravity. Remember, do not make the speed as “0”. You must shift the position of your flying rocket to avoid kinds of blocks, the same time get the some tool can help you fly higher and futher.

Aah! Rocket Beijing BooSo, Aah! Rocket, – Free


CheeseMan is a 2D Platformer where you play with that little piece of cheese called “CheeseMan”.

CheeseMan’s quest is to save the Cheese Land from the evil “Professor Mousky” with the help of “Cheesette”, a tough cheese girl who doesn’t need a plumber to save her .

As for the controls, it was the main focus to make it simple and highly intuitive. Only 2 buttons to move left and right and a jump button to jump,double jump, wall jump. You can fully enjoy the game without freaking out about missing a button …

CheeseMan Hicham Allaoui, CheeseMan, – Free

SotA – Stele of the Ancients

SotA is an addicted puzzle game which includes 5 different classic modes, and moreover you can pick any favorite ancient to play with other players or friends online.

Simple game rules and controls allow you to perform combos easily.
Varied combinations of ultimates and items can be used in a match.
If you want to surprise the opponent, don’t forget to summon the mighty ancient with the puzzles.

SotA - Stele of the Ancients Erawppa, SotA – Stele of the Ancients, – Free

Escape Game “Dangerous Luxury Liner”

Escape Game “Dangerous Luxury Liner”
– prologue –
I had followed a gang of smugglers all the way to a luxury liner. It was a casino ship, operated by the underworld. I had finally found the source of all evil! However, it was reckless of me to board the heavily guarded ship alone. I was captured as an intruder and locked into a single room on board of the ship.

Your mission is only to escape from the room by opening the door. However, to do this, you’ll need to gather some items and use those items in solving puzzles.
The rules are very simple. You can tap various locations, and you can also flick when you need to move about the room.

Escape Game "Dangerous Luxury Liner" IDAC, Escape Game “Dangerous Luxury Liner”, – Free

Sleep Analytics – Sleep Cycles and Alarm Clock

✭✭✭✭✭Sleep Analytics is a perfect sleep manager with a combination of toolkits that include alarm, sleep recordings and analytics. It is best devised to help you to understand and analyze your sleep patterns and data, i.e., the quality and sufficiency of your sleep, on daily, weekly and monthly basis and help you to develop a healthy sleep pattern and guide you to effectively manage your sleep sufficiency and quality. ✭✭✭✭✭

It is easy to use. Just press one button before going to bed and hit the same button when you wake up, the App will automatically record your sleep pattern. Historical statistics will be generated and help you to understand your sleep sufficiency and benchmark against best practices. This App will become an indispensable part of your sleeping exercise!

Sleep Analytics - Sleep Cycles and Alarm Clock Vita Stone, Sleep Analytics – Sleep Cycles and Alarm Clock, – Free

SuperNote: notes & recording on the go

SuperNote is the most beautiful and useful notes app you’ve ever seen on an iPhone or iPod. This awesome little app helps you create quick notes very rapidly, and also make quick voice recordings during. The notes are color coded so you can identify them in a split second, and you can swipe through ten to go from one to the other.

SuperNote is awesome for taking notes on any occasion, it can be used to make a recording when you can’t type, or to type and record at the same time. Its simply one of the most useful apps you will ever have!

SuperNote: notes & recording on the go Heavy Duty Apps, SuperNote: notes & recording on the go, – Free

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