Free App Friday!
Here ten of the most downloaded AND highest-rated apps (4/5 stars or better) from Amazon’s Android App Store as of this writing.
Remember that free apps may include in-app purchase (IAP) options or be ad-supported, but given that these apps have been given very high ratings by MANY consumers, where IAP links or ads are present they must be pretty unobtrusive. Descriptions below are from the apps’ product pages.
Maleficent Free Fall – A match-3 from Disney Digital set in the world of Maleficent, with gorgeous, 3D backgrounds.
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Slash! Hero – Slaaaaaaash!! Here comes the hero with the red scarf again! Tap to slash the targets.
Mind Games – This is a great collection of games based in part on principles of cognitive psychology to help you practice different mental skills.
Lost Bubble – Get ready for the most exciting Bubble Shooter of all time! Everything you love and much more!
FlipPix Art: Model Planes – An old Japanese logic puzzle takes on a new look with FlipPix Art! Touch tiles to paint them or break them to form colorful components of paintings. The goal is to use logic to determine which tiles should be filled to reveal a hidden picture. Sudoku fans will find good use for their logic skills and feel right at home with FlipPix puzzles.
QuiltCalc – You’ll be able to quickly calculate how much fabric is needed for backing, batting and borders, and how many rectangular pieces can be cut from a larger piece. There are even calculators for square in a square, set-in and corner triangles. All calculators work with both U.S. and metric measurements.
Laugh & LearnTM Shapes & Colors Music Show for Baby – Babies are encouraged to learn about shapes and colors through interactions with engaging animations, sounds and sing along songs! Baby can tap or tilt the screen to set a learning world in motion! Designed for babies 6 months & up.
Dungeon Quest – Embark on a journey to find the best loot and become the most powerful Hero in this free-to-play Action RPG. Featuring random loot, random dungeons, and 4 Acts each with their own legendary Boss guarding it. Journey through 200 floors of increasingly difficult enemies while collecting the best weapons possible and compete with your friends on our in-game Leaderboards.
Monster Pet Shop – Run your own Monster Pet Shop that grows, exhibits, and sells fantastic magical creatures. Play with, care and feed your creatures to maximize happiness.
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