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  • Publisher: Cabaco
  • Genre: Arcade
  • Device: iPhone
  • Size: 7.4 MB
  • Version: 1.0
  • Price: $0.99
  • Average User Rating: 5 (1)
App description: *****

Galaxy Basketball is now FREE! Grab it while you can!

*****

Can you get all the balls to the black hole and make the aliens proud? Try it out in this insanely addictive arcade game! Collect along the way special comets, avoid the crashing spaceships, power yourself up with the passing by yellow stars and make your way through the different obstacles that are put in your way.

Play all this and more with 8-bit Retina Display graphics for the iPhone 4/4S and iPod 4G. HD graphics for the iPhone 3G/3GS and iPod 2G/3G.

Choose from 4 different balls:
- The classic orange machine ball;
- The special comet;
- The crashing spaceship;
- The unhabited planet Benfica.

Choose from two different refreshing backgrounds:
- Space Blue;
- Space Black.

Power-ups and other bonuses include:
- Comets;
- Stars;
- Black Holes;
- Spaceships;
- Satellite barriers;
- And MORE!

Classic, retro 8-bit sound effects and music that will keep you pumped along the way!


*****

"The concept looks pretty neat, similar to Angry Birds Space with the gravity mechanic." - Touch Arcade experienced forum member JBRUU

*****

Click the screen to spawn a galactic force that will launch the balls through space! Try to master that power and get the ball into the black hole!

Galaxy Basketball features Endless and Timed game modes.

Your success will get you a direct ticket to the galactic dunkers organization with high score tracking to compare to your friends!

Galaxy Basketball is the greatest mix between past and present with a futuristic concept and retro looks. The most satisfying game you can get out there!

Cabaco's comments:
Hello there!



I am glad to announce today that Galaxy Basketball, the first game from Cabaco Entertainment has been approved by Apple and therefore available for download.

Game Description:

Can you get all the balls to the black hole and make the aliens proud? Try it out in this insanely addictive arcade game! Collect along the way special comets, avoid the crashing spaceships, power yourself up with the passing by yellow stars and make your way through the different obstacles that are put in your way.

Play all this and more with 8-bit Retina Display graphics for the iPhone 4/4S and iPod 4G. HD graphics for the iPhone 3G/3GS and iPod 2G/3G.

Choose from 4 different balls:
- The classic orange machine ball;
- The special comet;
- The crashing spaceship;
- The unhabited planet Benfica.

Choose from two different refreshing backgrounds:
- Space Blue;
- Space Black.

Power-ups and other bonuses include:
- Comets;
- Stars;
- Black Holes;
- Spaceships;
- Satellite barriers;
- And MORE!

Classic, retro 8-bit sound effects and music that will keep you pumped along the way!


*****

"The concept looks pretty neat, similar to Angry Birds Space with the gravity mechanic." - Touch Arcade experienced forum member JBRUU

*****

Click the screen to spawn a galactic force that will launch the balls through space! Try to master that power and get the ball into the black hole!

Galaxy Basketball features Endless and Timed game modes.

Your success will get you a direct ticket to the galactic dunkers organization with high score tracking to compare to your friends!

Galaxy Basketball is the greatest mix between past and present with a futuristic concept and retro looks. The most satisfying game you can get out there!

To promote the release of our very first game we're making a 20$ iTunes Gift Card Giveaway!
All you have to do is download the game and write an extremely honest review on the game in the AppStore. I will announce the winner on the 12th of August! I will contact the winner by email. Leave a post on this thread with your iTunes name account and on the day of the winners announcement I will use a random name generator program and announce the winner!



Thank you!
08-04-2012, 07:06 PM
#2
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 712
Any impressions? Couldn't tell too much from the video

GC- banger1103

08-05-2012, 06:40 AM
#3
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 47
Here's an old gameplay trailer I uploaded some weeks ago:

08-05-2012, 01:17 PM
#4
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 47
Bumper
08-05-2012, 03:32 PM
#5
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Minneapolis, USA
Posts: 3,654
Based on the gameplay video, it looks like a game I wish had come out during the heyday of the Atari 2600, with early demo music playing. I'll be keeping an eye on this thread to read impressions from any early adopters; looks fun!
08-05-2012, 06:38 PM
#6
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 47
Quote:
Originally Posted by AnarKitty View Post
Based on the gameplay video, it looks like a game I wish had come out during the heyday of the Atari 2600, with early demo music playing. I'll be keeping an eye on this thread to read impressions from any early adopters; looks fun!
Thanks! Don't forget if you buy the game, and leave a review, you might just win a 20$ iTunes Gift Card!
08-06-2012, 06:41 AM
#7
I like basket ball. I will try it.
08-06-2012, 02:08 PM
#8
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 47
Quote:
Originally Posted by Melvin.c View Post
I like basket ball. I will try it.
Thank you! Don't forget to leave a review so you can perhaps win a 20$ iTunes Gift Card!