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Jeff Minter (Llamasoft) submit Gridrunner to Apple

02-17-2012, 10:37 AM
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Jeff Minter (Llamasoft) submit Gridrunner to Apple

Awesome news and a huge surprise being so shortly after their last release, Caverns of Minos.

http://s349909351.websitehome.co.uk/blog/?p=208


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02-17-2012, 10:47 AM
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Nice. I always have a great time with his games.

02-17-2012, 11:58 AM
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Great news!

Entertaining read BTW.

I wish more developers were like the Ox.

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02-17-2012, 01:50 PM
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The game looks great. Icade compatible as well

Love the old skool font used like its from an 80s arcade
02-22-2012, 02:13 AM
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What does Minter mean by "tier 1"?

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02-22-2012, 10:55 AM
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The game looks pretty great. Is this coming out tonight?
02-22-2012, 11:05 AM
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I wish more developers were like the Ox.
So true!!!

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02-22-2012, 11:04 PM
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What does Minter mean by "tier 1"?
$0.99 price point.

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The game looks pretty great. Is this coming out tonight?
I was hoping but looks like it won't be. really looking forward to it though.

Jeff also already said he was already hard at work on his next iOS game.

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02-22-2012, 11:57 PM
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$0.99 price point.



I was hoping but looks like it won't be. really looking forward to it though.

Jeff also already said he was already hard at work on his next iOS game.
Thanks! I'm guessing Tier 2 would be $1.99?
Either case..looking forward to getting my first Minter game. =)

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02-23-2012, 12:52 AM
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Thanks! I'm guessing Tier 2 would be $1.99?
Either case..looking forward to getting my first Minter game. =)
Yeah tier 2 are his $1.99 releases of which there are currently 4. His only other tier 1 game is Minoraur Rescue which may very well be my favorite of his on the App Store, it was also his first to hit the App Store.

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