If you want an addictive but highly frustrating game, download Flappy Bird , an 8-Bit exercise in frustration which sees you try to guide a bird through breaks in pipes by simply tapping the screen to flap the birds wings. Sounds simple but it’s really, really not.
With 5-10 Million installs since its release a couple of days ago, it’s certainly popular. It’s only 894KB in size and it’s available to devices running Android 2.2 and upwards.
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Free Apps of the Day
Strip away every layer of the game. Every level has its own logic and there are 144 levels. Can you solve them all?
$0.00 – was $0.99
Welcome to South Surfing Park!
This is a real sea!
You can enjoy amazing experiences from the calm waves to those at dizzy height that might flip your mind. Let’s face the sea waves fluctuating up and down so vigorously and enormously breaking.
Enjoy as you as you can in Water Park
$0.00 – was $0.99
The Shape Shooter
Shapes & Sound: The Shape Shooter is a 2D mobile game all about putting your hand-eye coordination, mental reflexes and periphery vision to the ultimate test. It is, at its core, an Ode to “old school-arcade box in old Mr. Joe’s shop down the street-gaming; Think Rock-Paper-Scissors meets Asteroids. The game’s minimalistic design and soothing sounds makes it both highly relaxing and highly addicting. You have been warned.
Note: Game is normally free.
Riddick: The Merc Files
Escape them, trick them, or eliminate them. It’s your choice.
You are not afraid of the dark, are you?
$1.19 – was $3.37
Curious? Try the free version ‘Hack RUN free’ first.
Hack your way into the heart of a mysterious organization to uncover their secrets. Hack RUN® is a game which uses ‘old school’ command prompts (like DOS or UNIX) that simulate a real operating system. Learn the commands of each system to help you navigate through your adventure.
$1.13 – was $1.99