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Old 02-20-2014, 10:41 PM
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Hey folks,

Check out my new release, "Droppyship", free in the app store right now:




I'm not going to sugarcoat things, it's yet another Flappy Bird clone. But it's first-person 3D and has decent graphics, and I think it's worth a look. Here's a gameplay video:


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I'm working on an update now, adding some particle fx and better crash explosions, Gamecenter, and some more variety to the obstacles. I'd love to hear what you think, any feedback or ideas for what I should include in the next version is much appreciated.

Thanks for checking it out!
Joel

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Old 02-21-2014, 08:19 AM
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I'll check this out
Looks neat
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Old 02-21-2014, 09:01 AM
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One of my favorite Flaplikes. Needs GC built in though.
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Old 02-21-2014, 10:37 AM
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One of my favorite Flaplikes. Needs GC built in though.
Thanks! You're right, it definitely needs Gamecenter, i'm working on an update right now that will add that.

Joel
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Old 02-21-2014, 11:33 AM
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I don't know what it is, but the way the ship "flaps" just feels good. Like a paper airplane almost.

That's probably the weirdest thing I've typed all week, but there ya go.

Also it'd be nice to tap anywhere to restart.
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Old 02-21-2014, 04:36 PM
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I don't know what it is, but the way the ship "flaps" just feels good. Like a paper airplane almost.

That's probably the weirdest thing I've typed all week, but there ya go.

Also it'd be nice to tap anywhere to restart.
That's great. I was going for a paper airplane feel. I hope to add a few more ships, each with different mechanics, in an update (like a 'gravity ship' that works like the gravity boots in Jetpack, for example).

Tap anywhere to restart is a great idea too. It seems obvious now that you suggested it. I'll add that.
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Old 02-24-2014, 10:42 AM
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Hey folks,

Just wanted to let everyone know that I turned off the interstitial (popup) ads in the current appstore version. They were just too annoying and intrusive to be worthwhile. I'll probably have to add them back in a much more limited way in the future, but for now there's only banner ads active.

Also in my dev build I've got GameCenter leaderboards working, as well as supporting the new iOS7 controllers (even though it's just one button, I still prefer to play with a gamepad). Going to wrap that up and submit it to apple this week or next.

For everyone who's tried the game, thanks for playing!
joel

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Old 02-24-2014, 11:27 AM
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Sweet! Can't wait!
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