Good morning, Apple Gazette readers!
Here are some apps gone free to forget the Monday blues. For today’s list of free apps, we’ve got mostly games, so you’re going to have tons of fun swiping and tapping. Enjoy!
(Note: These apps are free as of this writing; they will go back at regular price anytime.)
Free iOS apps today
Kayak the insanely fun rivers of Yakin’ today.
You’ll never have an excuse to not go paddling again! At work? In an aeroplane? Driving a car? On a date? Now you can stop wasting precious time and get on the water now!
– Tonnes of short races across eight rivers
– Raging white water features (holes, waves, gates, walls)
– Get xp, unlock boats, up-skill your abilities
– Set world records on the cross-platform leaderboards
Made by paddlers, for paddlers.
Now it’s your chance to step into the shoes of the legendary daredevil hero with the Official Evel Knievel game!
Relive his spectacular career, starting with a humble 250cc Scrambler jumping Rattlesnakes and Lions, working your way up to insane jumps like 13 London Buses and the Las Vegas Casino Fountain on the 750cc Ultimate.
Have fun doing wheelies, flips, loops and many other stunts. Negotiate flaming hoops, springboards, cranes and many other exciting obstacles.
Earn money from completing jumps to buy loads of fantastic bikes and outfits, including his iconic White and Blue leathers and the awesome Jet-Powered Stratocycle!
Choose your runner from a fun cast of characters and jump, duck and dodge through the city on your way to high-scores! Collect records as you run to get awesome upgrades and unlocks!
(Note: RECORD RUN REQUIRES SONGS TO BE STORED LOCALLY ON YOUR DEVICE. Songs stored in the cloud must be downloaded to your device to be used. )
Record Run features an amazing hand-painted art style, characters with tons of personality, and moment-to-moment gameplay that’s deeply musical and crazy fun. Users select songs from the music library on their device and run through levels along with their music that are created on the spot by all new Harmonix magic. Unlock content and currency through a series of exciting “missions” that track your progress and transform the city into an amazing “Groove World.”
Record Run also allows users to challenge their friends to song battles, fight it out on weekly leaderboards and much, much more!
Pixel Cup Soccer
Pixel Cup Soccer is a retro-style arcade soccer game with simple controls and fun, addictive gameplay. Choose from 32 national teams to play friendly matches, the Pixel Cup championship, and awesome fun player-versus-player matches!
– Local player-versus-player mode you can play with MFI (Made For iPhone) game controllers.
– Simplified controls: shoot, pass, and run your way to victory.
– Pick-up and play with clean and challenging gameplay.
– Retro-style pixel art game resembling classic 8-bit games, evoking nostalgia.
– Play as one of 32 national teams, the same countries that played in Brazil 2014.
– Choose your favorite team and lead them to win the Pixel Cup Championship.
– Customize your match time and speed.
– Face off in different weather conditions and stadiums.
– Show off your achievements in the Pixel Cup mode on the Game Center.
– Share your replays with Everyplay.
Stackables for iPad – Layered Textures, Effects, and Masks
Stackables is the most advanced and comprehensive effects layering and blending app. It’s packed with over 200 effects expertly crafted by renowned photographer Dirk Wuestenhagen. These include tasteful textures, light leaks, emulsion, grit and grain, analog film filters, vintage gradients, elaborate geometric patterns, and much more.
In addition, Stackables comes equipped with over 20 professional adjustment tools most notably White Balance, Color Balance, Vignette, Sepia, Grain, Blur, Tilt Shift, and Depth of Field. And for the first time ever on a mobile device, these tools are added as layers, giving you unprecedented control over color and tonal levels in your composition.
Stackables’ layers-based architecture and nondestructive workflow encourage experimentation and foster creativity. Add layers to your heart’s content and see impressive results with every new layer. Have peace of mind in knowing that all edits are completely modifiable and reversible regardless of when you’ve done them in your editing process.