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New Orbit - by Blackish Games (Universal App)

12-19-2011, 09:24 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: Austria, Europe
Posts: 25
New Orbit - by Blackish Games (Universal App)

Just released for iOS: NEW ORBIT - a story-based space action adventure with realistic gravitation!

Enough talking, watch the trailer here on the offical site or on Youtube
12-19-2011, 09:52 AM

12-19-2011, 07:11 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 24
No free/Lite verion.

Any feedback from users?
12-20-2011, 05:42 AM
Certainly worth it

I bought this game and didn't sit up from my couch until I finished it hours later. Seriously, this game has a captivating storyline, intuitive controls, enjoyable VO and it's about space exploration, idk what else I could ask for Very much recommended.
12-20-2011, 09:35 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 24
Great...short game.
Finished in 90 mins, and it has not much replay value. No "free play" mode
I hope future episodes will be free for those who lready paid.
01-20-2012, 08:27 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 70
Amazing new game from developers "Blackish Games."
I found it on the front page of the app store, purchased it, and loving it!
Great visuals, storyline and voiceovers, along with smooth controls.

Last edited by tt4; 01-20-2012 at 08:31 AM.
01-20-2012, 08:47 AM
Joined: Jan 2010
Location: Michigan
Posts: 2,164
On sale!! $2.99-->$0.99

Not much has been posted about this game, but I would echo VoxelBoy's sentiments. This is a great little game for $1. The controls are innovative, think Asteroids meets Bombardiers Guild. I love the vector based movement indicators. The game may be short. I've only played through the first few levels, but it looks like additional episodes are planned, so hopefully the game does well enough that the devs follow through. The story is enjoyable, and even though the game is arranged in short, objective based levels, it still moves along nicely. The minimalist graphics and expansive, open space definitely gives you the feel of isolation.

If you like Asteroids, Bombardiers Guild and Space Miner, you should definitely grab this game while on sale. 5/5!

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01-20-2012, 07:54 PM
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: New Mexico
Posts: 154
Game Impressions

As has been noted in the app store, landing a 2D ship on a 3D rotating asteroid can be a little frustrating..though it only took me 4 tries to land in the right spot at worst.

The game itself is a fairly nice gravity/orbital mechanics game - though you don't have any guns & you only land on asteroids, not blow them up.

My biggest complaint about the game is its length (very, very short- finished in just over an hour) & its lack of modes outside the story. No free play whatsoever - I'd love to be able to fly around and just land on asteroids, maybe mining for additional resources or something.

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01-22-2012, 06:51 AM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 5,146
Game Impressions

This game is really just a little bit special. Absorbing from the get go and honestly one of the best "experiences" to be had on the app store for 99c.
01-22-2012, 10:13 AM
Joined: May 2010
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Originally Posted by Gabrien View Post
This game is really just a little bit special. Absorbing from the get go and honestly one of the best "experiences" to be had on the app store for 99c.
Oh man...I hate reading positive comments from you. :/ Bought.

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