Support our Sponsors:

Go Back   Touch Arcade > Games and Apps > iPhone and iPad Games

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-27-2011, 06:07 AM
ImNoSuperMan ImNoSuperMan is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 10,514
Default The Marbians

iPad Version:

Last edited by ImNoSuperMan; 07-28-2011 at 04:00 AM..
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 11:43 PM
Buffy6 Buffy6 is offline
Senior Member
iPod Touch (4th Gen), OS 4.x
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 328

hmm, the first six levels are free. Then it asks you to buy the full version for $0.99. And you get 72 levels or something. The thing is, is that the AppStore description page doesn't have a Top In-App Purchase thing or anything. So, no one knows if there are any.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-2011, 12:16 AM
nesio718 nesio718 is offline
Senior Member
iPad (3rd Gen), iOS 5.x
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Sunny South FL!!
Posts: 915

Great demo levels. But the advertising is so false. 72 levels for $.99 was a great purchase in my eyes.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-2011, 01:31 AM
awp69 awp69 is online now
iPhone 5s, iOS 7.x
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Greenville, SC
Posts: 8,255

Wow, strange way of marketing this one. First six levels were decent, but then it launches into this seemingly endless video previewing other levels with no way to skip it. I actually killed it before it ever got to asking for the in-app purchase.

And here's a 16 MB app that bloats into over 44 even after restart. Still may keep this in mind down the road. Too many other good releases recently.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-2011, 03:20 PM
arta arta is offline
👮 Spam Police 🚓
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 6,897

From the 6 level 6 second demo I played the ball rolling physics are FANTASTIC, the best I've ever experienced with these type of games. The slingshot mechanic is so smooth and precise, I wish House of Mice had this mechanic, and this well polished.

Unfortunately it got buried under a slew of games yesterday, zero marketing and the aggressive IAP isn't helping matters, but I dare say this has potential to be among the best release this week. Ingame purchase is 99 cents for the full game.

Last edited by arta; 07-28-2011 at 03:23 PM..
Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2011, 04:06 AM
arta arta is offline
👮 Spam Police 🚓
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 6,897

This game got slammed even harder than Roboto for the IAP confusion. And it played quite smoothly too. Shame.
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright 2012,, LLC.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2008 - 2011, Privacy Policy / DMCA Copyright Agent