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Homerun Battle 3d ->Free

07-09-2012, 04:38 AM
Joined: Dec 2009
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posts: 5,587
Homerun Battle 3d ->Free

If ya don't have this classic by now, get it. I would post a link but I'm On my iPhone and don't have it handy at the moment.
07-09-2012, 05:14 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 1,304
I'm seeing the iPhone version free, but not the iPad version. $5.

iPad 3 iOS 6.1 32GB
iPod 5 iOS 6.1 32GB

07-09-2012, 05:27 PM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 2,886
This game was ruined by a horrible IAP model. Because of the way they destroyed the original, I can't bring myself to ever buy the sequel. And the developer doesn't do itself any favors with their bot that runs through TA every once in awhile.

GC ID: Jibba Junior.
07-09-2012, 05:58 PM
This used to be one of my favorite games, but it has become money pit that sucks money from your wallet, esp. If you plan on progressing
07-09-2012, 06:13 PM
Joined: Nov 2010
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 70
You spoilsports!!!
Everyone knows IAP games are FUN FUN FUN!
In fact, the most fun is getting the bill for $40 on a horrible game and realizing you've been made a fool of!
07-09-2012, 07:24 PM
Joined: Dec 2009
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posts: 5,587
I actually bought the sequel before I found out about the iAPs; I only got this one, the original, when it went free for a day early this year. Personally, I don't find THIS game to be unplayable to be competitive, at least if you get as addicted to simple games as I do. With just the gold balls I've gotten from the missions and beating people down, I've assembled a kit that beats nearly all of the purchasable outfits, and unlike HRB2, uniform collections don't give you special powerups.

There is no way I could have over 70 power in HRB2 without spending money, but I do in HB. And, not to brag, but except when there are network issues (which is often) I don't need much more contact than I have (low 30s) since I'm just that damn good.

I've spent nothing on this game yet I'm probably about 50/50 in wins/losses against players ranked in the top 5000. That's not bad, considering there are at least 500k registered players.
07-09-2012, 09:21 PM
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: USA
Posts: 3,693