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  • ManyCam

    5.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Add fun special effects to your webcam

    7
    2293 votes
    • PROS: Lots of fun effects, Everything from backgrounds to accessories, More free effects on the developer site
    • CONS: Effects are poorly positioned, Resizing images often results in a black screen,
  • Fruit Ninja

    Free 2.3.2.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Symbian

    Go crazy with a sword and a load of fruit

    7
    282 votes
    • PROS: Three game modes, Awesome sound effects, Great graphics, Fun to play
    • CONS: Repetitive
  • Resident Evil 7

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Resident Evil 7 proves that the franchise is not dead yet

    7
    60 votes
    • PROS: Multiple endings are possible, The backgrounds and scenes are very well crafted, Shadows and restricted light make the game scarier, The noises off camera are chilling and brilliant, Plenty of puzzles to keep you interested, Doesn't feel like a Resident Evil game, Music plays when something scary is going to happen
    • CONS: They could have tried harder with the model rendering graphics, Jump, move on, jump, repeat, Some of the jump scares are a little cheap, Fans may not like that it doesn't feel like a Resident Evil game
  • Photo Background Remover

    1.4.1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Photo Background Remover Instantly Removes Backgrounds in Photos

    7
    91 votes
    • PROS: Compatible with Windows 10,
    • CONS: Unlike a number of similar products it isn?t free ,
  • The Avengers Windows 7 Theme

    with dialogue

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Give your desktop an Avengers makeover

    7
    189 votes
    • PROS: 10 great looking backgrounds, Sound clips are fun theme effects, Good variety of images
    • CONS: Theme maker's logo disrupts the feel a little
  • IMVU Mobile

    2.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Build your own avatar with IMVU Mobile

    9
    1 vote
    • PROS: It is probably what emojis will evolve into, Turn chatting into more of a game, Different backgrounds and environments
    • CONS: The in-app purchases are not worth it, Feels unfinished and in need of upgrades, You cannot walk around each scene as your avatar
  • Toon Boom Studio

    6.0

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Animation software studio for professionals

    6
    315 votes
    • PROS: 5 different animation methods, Supports 3D backgrounds, Auto lip-syncing feature, Lots of output formats
    • CONS: A bit complex for beginners
  • Phototastic Collage

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free and entertaining image collage creator

    7
    20 votes
    • PROS: This software package is compatible with most modern operating systems, There are literally hundreds of different designs, frames, configurations and backgrounds to choose from
    • CONS: Access to the majority of high-end features will require a paid subscription, This application will be downloaded with what are known as "in-app" purchases.
  • Messenger Day

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Frame your Facebook pictures for free and share them

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    • PROS: Add backgrounds when you take the photo and graphics afterwards, You do not have to download a new app if you already have Facebook Messenger
    • CONS: SnapChat still does it better, It doesn't give people anything new or unique
  • Backgrounds Wallpapers HD for Windows 10

    1.1.3.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Desktop customization program for Windows

    7
    30 votes
    • Microsoft Bingo for Windows 10

      1.2.3.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Play free Bingo on your Windows 8 PC

      5
      11 votes
      • PROS: Original and fun, Excellent tutorial, 10 different backgrounds, Perfect for casual gamers
      • CONS: Might get boring eventually, Takes too long for the game to start
    • iFoxSoft Photo Crop Editor

      1.15

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Recompose photos on different backgrounds

      5
      26 votes
      • EZ Photo Calendar Creator

        9.07

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Create personalized photo calendars

        6
        21 votes
        • PROS: Three modes of date display, Large choice of calendar backgrounds, Range of image placement options
        • CONS: No image-editing facilities
      • Weather Desktop Background Changer

        2.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Check the weather on your desktop wallpaper

        5
        20 votes
        • PROS: 31 possible backgrounds for different weather conditions, Customizable wallpapers
        • CONS: Customizing images takes a long time
      • CrossGL Surface Clock

        Beta 1.00

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Fully scalable desktop clock

        7
        129 votes
        • PROS: No installation required, Completely resizable, without losing any quality, Support for animated backgrounds and transparency effects
        • CONS: No support for skins, Buttons are a bit hidden
      • Okozo Desktop

        (32-bit) 32.2.00

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Decorate your desktop with animated backgrounds

        5
        2 votes
        • Prometheus Windows 7 Theme

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Aliens is back in this eery theme pack

          5
          9 votes
          • PROS: Simple but crisp desktop backgrounds
          • CONS: Very little variety, Only 2 wallpapers, No customized desktop icons
        • Valentine Windows 7 Theme

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Decorate your Windows 7 PC for Valentine's Day

          7
          9 votes
          • PROS: Several backgrounds to choose from
          • CONS: No screensaver, Only suitable for Valentine's fans
        • AE 3D Motor

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          Windows Phone

          Ride your motorbike as fast as you can without falling off

          7
          38 votes
          • PROS: Fun to play, Simple controls, Varied backgrounds
          • CONS: Basic animation, Just one motorcycle to choose
        • My Living Desktop

          5.3.1

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Use a video as your desktop background

          6
          52 votes
          • PROS: Stunning visual effect, Use your own videos, Lots of free relaxing backgrounds
          • CONS: Some may find video backgrounds distracting, Auto-installs as default screensaver
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