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Alchemize --> FREE

07-26-2011, 10:41 PM
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Alchemize --> FREE


07-26-2011, 10:50 PM
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07-27-2011, 01:20 AM
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Same gameplay but better, more intuitive, smaller file, and fully free. Highly recommended if you are interested in Alchemize.
07-27-2011, 06:23 AM
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lmao!!! Thank you chess!!! You're going to be the new "go get this, it's the free version of this paid game" guy!! =oD
07-27-2011, 08:53 AM
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Alchemize is actually better in my opinion, but Chess is entitled to his opinion. Basically, Alchemize is a more complex, bigger, nicer looking version of Cash Machine.

Because more complex is not always better, its a vanilla/chocolate ice cream debate, and neither Chess nor I can be "right".

But Cash Machine is indisputably free, and I do not like the developer of Alchemize, so I can hardly disagree with his recommendation to try that first.

Currently addicted to Clash Royale
07-27-2011, 10:46 AM
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I personally prefer Alchemize too since I find it more polished and have much more gameplay. Since both are free, you can download both of them and choose the one that you like.
07-27-2011, 10:59 AM
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OK, I'll admit I'm biased - I beta tested Cash Machine waaay back.

Don't support Schiau - he hosed purchasers by going free + ads, even though there's a free version of the game (which was removed once, I think)

And - just look at this mess:


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Squids!?

Worst idea ever!
07-27-2011, 11:20 AM
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Couldn't agree more. Too bad, it's a good game though.
But then again, I never paid for IAP that removes ads since I don't like IAP (except for expansions IAP).
Well, maybe other developer can create new polished, more contents, and maybe with some twist for this kind of match-3 games. It will be awesome !!!!
07-27-2011, 11:23 AM
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Yeah, I shouldn't have said "better". My issues with Alchemize are 1) I don't find anything about the combining of elements the least bit intuitive, but I immidiately picked up the order of operations in Cash Machine (coins to bills to bags to chests to bars), and 2) I'm mildly colorblind, and I get pretty frustrated with the colors in Alchemize.

I'll give you that it's prettier and slightly more complex, but I appreciate the simplicity of Cash Machine.

Anyway, they're both free right now, so try em both and decide for yourself!
07-27-2011, 11:27 AM
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Well, as I understand it, its not really a free game since the iads are very intrusive and appear all through the game. So its really a 1.99 game. Its worth 1.99 though, if you like Cash Machine. Obviously, folks should start with cash machine.

I think the developer is dirty too, but its a good game.

Currently addicted to Clash Royale