Monday, June 25, 2012

Amazon Appstore's Free App of the Day, 6/25/2012: Paranormal Activity has promised to make a paid app free every day in the Amazon Appstore, and today's app is Paranormal Agency.

Paranormal Agency is free in Google Play (but - you can unlock it to full mode with a separate full game unlock for $4.93), and is normally priced at $4.99 in the Amazon Appstore. As we've noted before, there are sometimes differences in pricing and availability between the two marketplaces.

Paranormal Agency is described as follows:
Sometimes there's more to solving mysteries than simply being a good detective--especially when the crimes are being committed by poltergeists. Do you have the ghost-hunting skills to track down the truth?

Don your sleuthing gear and get ready for spooky encounters as you hunt for obscure items in Paranormal Agency, a fun hidden object game for your Android device.

Heather Mills, Ghost Detective

Detective Heather Mills has the amazing ability to see ghosts and other mysterious entities that are not visible to other people. When spooky ghosts and weird creatures start showing up in local homes, it's up to Heather and her agency to get to the bottom of this macabre mystery and look for reasons behind recent poltergeist attacks on innocent citizens.

Help Heather hunt for hidden items in locations all over the city and find out who is behind the attacks. Explore more than 50 challenging levels and test yourself with five types of hidden object challenges in this compelling, mysterious game. You'll play seven unique mini-games as you navigate the storyline's twists and turns.

Note: A free version of Paranormal Agency, with fewer features, is also available.
Paranormal Agency is rated at 4.2 stars in Google Play and at 4.1 stars in the Amazon Appstore.

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Given the good ratings in both stores, we'd "buy" this game while it's free.

Paranormal Agency is also available in the Appstore (iPhone - $2.99, iPad - $4.99).

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Those who are considering "buying" a Free Amazon Appstore app might want to consider what it means to developers. opened up the Appstore despite a lawsuit by Apple, which has previously trademarked the term "App Store." Microsoft has filed an appeal against that trademark, saying the term is too generic. has responded to the lawsuit in the same manner.

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