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  • Publisher: Chillingo Ltd
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 170.3 MB
  • Version: 1.2.1
  • Price: $0.99
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App description: Meet Bob, he's a snail on a mission and he needs your help. Guide Bob through 80 levels of mind-bending, puzzling goodness. Collect hidden stars to unlock fun bonus contentcan you find them all?

Travel to a variety of locations as you complete each chapter. Help Bob get through the dangerous construction site, avoid wildlife and pitfalls in the forest, and watch you don't get sand in your shell in ancient Egypt!

You'll need to use your puzzle solving skills as well as snappy reflexes if your want to get to the end of each tricky level. With a variety of puzzle types in each stage you'll never be bored. Keep a sharp eye out for stars hiding in the background too!

As you collect stars on your journey you unlock hilarious portraits and sculptures. Put your pop culture knowledge to the test and see if you can guess the reference in each one!

Sanuku's comments:

10-03-2012, 06:31 AM
Last week, the action platformer, Wimp, made my day. Looks like Snail bob is in a similar vein. I love contraptions! Will wait for 8 pm PST with bated breath...then...Smash! Instabuy!

10-03-2012, 06:39 AM
Joined: Jul 2011
Location: The red Skittle
Posts: 5,813
Here's the flash version for anyone wanting to try it out:

There's a sequel, too:

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10-04-2012, 11:28 AM
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,876
Anyone snatch this one up yet? Is it iphone 5 optimized, and are there any Game Center achievements?
10-04-2012, 08:21 PM
Joined: Oct 2011
Location: NYC suburbs (New Jersey)
Posts: 1,625
Originally Posted by Snooptalian View Post
Anyone snatch this one up yet? Is it iphone 5 optimized, and are there any Game Center achievements?
I don't know if it's iPhone 5 optimized, but there are 30 GC achievements totalling 500 points.

240,000+ Game Center Achievement points
Gamecenter ID: Donny K76
PSN ID: donnydj76
Let's go Yankees!
10-19-2013, 01:45 PM
The leaderboards need clean up. The top 3 (all worlds) are obvious hackers. And the first world, that is visible most because it is the main leaderboard to show up (why isn't the TOTAL leaderboard the main one?), IMHO has the top 7 hacked, 4 to 7 being "smart" hackers that put a "few" points more than the real top rankers. Ah well ...
11-07-2013, 03:47 PM
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 1,866
I just got this and I'm really impressed with the thought put into the puzzles! It's very clever, very nicely done, and I'm surprised it's not getting more buzz or support in the forums.