“Free App Alert” is a series where we list out a few useful premium/paid apps which are available for free for a limited period. In today’s edition, we have a range of games and utility apps for you to download on both iOS and Android. Feel free to suggest any app that you like which has gone free (forever or for a limited time). Please note that the app developers can change the pricing anytime, so please be fast.
Starting off with an iOS camera app – ToonCamera. As the name suggests, it lets you turn normal images or videos into cartoons in real-time. There are a ton of filters and effects for you to choose from. ToonCamera usually costs two dollars but is available for free right now.
Game Studio Tycoon 2
Ever wanted to run a virtual gaming startup? Well, now’s your chance as “Game Studio Tycoon 2” is on sale right now. The strategy game simulates the gaming history where your character starts off as an independent developer and later expands his studio, hires employees and more. It’s definitely one of the most interesting mobile games you can try out, so go ahead and download it for free. Unfortunately, the discount is limited to Android devices only.
Ubongo is a cross-platform puzzle game where the user is supposed to figure out patterns of interlocking shapes. Additionally, it also comes with multiplayer support, hence, you can challenge your friends or any other random player. There are 6,000 random levels for you to solve. Ubongo is available for free for a limited period on both Android and iOS.
Next up is a camera app for Android users – Gif Me! As you’d expect, the app can create GIFs from video clips and you can also apply various filters over them later or in real-time. The app even comes packed with a few other options such as time lapses, text annotations and more. The pro version of Gif Me! generally costs INR 90, but you can grab it without any fees right now.
Perhaps the most popular Google Tasks client for iOS, gTasks Pro is available for free dropping from a whopping six dollars fee. The app itself is quite straightforward and comes with all the essential features you need in a task manager including syncing options between Mac and iOS. If you’re in need for a new to-do app, this is certainly worth a shot.
Little Stars for Little Wars 2
Another Android game which has been lifted from any sort of price tag recently is “Little Stars for Little Wars 2”. The strategy game features an unorthodox environment where the user needs to move through the neutral star systems and capture all enemy systems. There are 54 levels to try out and it also supports local multiplayer.
Handling files on iOS is still a terrible experience. However, to ease the situation, you can download Briefcase Pro. It allows you to import files from multiple sources such as the camera, PC/Mac, emails, Google Drives and more and you can then interact with or read them all at one place. It is absolutely a must-have app for any user and as a bonus, it’s now free as well.
That’s about it for this edition, do let us know if we missed any good ones in the comments section down below.