bitstripsBitstrips joins the top free iPhone apps list this week at No. 1, according to research from Apple. The messaging app lets you turn your chats into comic strips starring you and your friends.

Below, we’ve listed the top free iPhone apps of the week. The list links to Inside Network’s research about the individual apps, including historical charts, developer information and download information.

To support Mediabistro’s Inside Mobile Apps Conference, we spotlight the top free apps every week–helping our readers discover, enjoy and analyze successful content.

Top Free iPhone Apps of the Week

1. Bitstrips Bitstrips
2. Batman: Arkham Origins Batman: Arkham Origins
3. Asphalt 8: Airborne Asphalt 8: Airborne
4. CSR Classics CSR Classics
5. Deer Hunter 2014 Deer Hunter 2014
6. Free Ringtones for iOS 7 Free Ringtones for iOS 7
7. Candy Crush Saga Candy Crush Saga
8. YouTube YouTube
9. Instagram Instagram
10. Facebook Facebook

More detailed stats are available at AppData Pro, Inside Network’s data service supplying performance data, including historical user data, audience demographics, and company information for developers and applications.