12-20-2010, 12:04 PM
Originally Posted by stfj View Post
Just wanted to let you guys know that halcyon 1.1 is out. With this version comes a few bug fixes, clearer tutorials, robust support for the colorblind, and a new icon. If you loved halcyon before and rated it it'd be great if you could re-rate it thanks so much!
Every time you update the game, I'll update my review. Love it.

Congratulations on TA front page article. It should generate some well-deserved interest.

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Last edited by djflippy; 12-20-2010 at 12:10 PM.
12-20-2010, 01:38 PM
Definitely going to leave another review. Very excellent game.

12-21-2010, 02:05 PM
@WilliamG - this was intentional. If you put one down by accident it'll stay until you beat the level or until it's traveled by a current.

thanks so much guys for the great reviews!

@caltab - I clearly need to get better with cross promoting my apps within my own apps.
01-04-2011, 01:16 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Northbrook, IL
Posts: 321
This is a decent game but I'm sorry to say it is definitely not worth the 3.99. I think .99-1.99 is fair for a game like this. It's a one trick pony, pick up and play for a few minutes here and there, not really engaging. For 3.99 I expect some content.
01-05-2011, 02:44 PM
@grimstone i'm sorry you feel that way

I wanted to announce that Halcyon is an Independent Games Festival 2011 Finalist for best Mobile Game!
01-05-2011, 05:03 PM
Also! Halcyon 1.2 Update just hit the app store. With it comes a much smoother and better difficulty curve.
01-05-2011, 10:04 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Northbrook, IL
Posts: 321
Originally Posted by stfj View Post
@grimstone i'm sorry you feel that way
I think that sounded harsher than I meant it to be. It really is a neat game and I have been playing it a bunch, the price is really the only complaint I have about it. If it was only $1.99 then I would say it is a 5 star game. I think I've been spoiled by the vast quantities of dirt cheap games available in the app store. I didn't mean to insult you or your work in any way and if I did, I'm sorry. It's certainly better than any game I could ever create.
01-11-2011, 02:37 PM
@grimstone don't worry about it! I didn't take offense. I certainly understand the stresses of being cash strapped for games. And you're certainly correct that there's a ton of low priced competition. Lowering the price or having sales of some sort is definitely something that we've considered
05-09-2013, 04:35 PM
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Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 4,481
Currently free! Definitely grab this while you can