Daily Deals: ‘Icycle: On Thin Ice’ Is Apple’s Free App of the Week, ‘Out There’ Now Only 99¢, & More


Welcome to another edition of Daily Deals, a brand new iFanzine feature in which we round up all the best iOS gaming-related offers, deals and discounts from around the interwebs. (This post will be updated throughout the day as and when we spot new deals so be sure to check back regularly! And please feel free to use Twitter or the comments section below to alert us of anything awesome we may have missed.)

Without further ado, here’s today’s list

Icycle: On Thin Ice (Was $2.99 » Now Free): Apple have selected Chillingo and Damp Gnat’s Icycle: On Thin Ice (our review) as their ‘App of the Week’, meaning you can pick up this masterfully crafted and mesmerizingly beautiful platformer totally free of charge at the moment. If you haven’t experienced Icycle: On Thin Ice yet, you’re in for a real treat! [iTunes]

Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage (Universal) (Was $2.99 » Now Free): Nitrome’s multi-award winning physics puzzler Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage is now free for a limited time only in association with App of the Day. The iPhone-only edition of Icebreaker is also currently free. [AppSaga]

Out There (Was $3.99 » Now $0.99): One of the most critically acclaimed iOS titles of the year, Mi-Clos Studio’s space exploration game Out There, is on sale for less than a buck right now. That’s an absolutely unmissable price for such a stellar game! [AppShopper]

Ace Ferrara & The Dino Menace (Was $2.99 » Now Free): Indie developer Philipp Seifried’s space opera arcade shooter disappeared from the App Store when he ended his publishing deal with Bulkypix recently, but now the game’s back — bigger and better than before — and can be downloaded free for a limited time only. [AppAdvice]