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  • Publisher: Luca Giusti
  • Genre: Strategy
  • Device: iPad
  • Size: 102.0 MB
  • Version: 1.1
  • Price: $0.99
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App description: "Blocks Hurt! is not only surprising as a game, it is a genuine pleasure to play. Its truly one of those rare indie games that are all too often overlooked." -- 148Apps

"Blocks Hurt! is one of those games that, no matter how much you read about it or hear about it from someone else, you just have to play for yourself to decide if its for you." -- The Indie Game Magazine

"Blocks Hurt! is a must have for fans of tower defence and matching blocks. Overall a fun, original game that is worth every penny." -- AppZilla


Play with blocks in a way you never imagined!

Freaky creatures are coming for you Stop them! Unchain your deadly blocks, match them, stack them or HURL THEM against this parade of bizarre monsters!

Are you ready for the most unconventional matching block experience!?

Blocks are blocks, you know. You can stack them, you can match them but why not using them as weapons? The endless chain spawns colorful blocks, unshackle them to build barricade or striking down monsters!

Fight against Evil Pumpkins, Flying Abominations and Bad Boletus! Battle the most eclectic bestiary you will ever see!

Each battle is a new battle! Game stages can have four different, exciting goals:

"Collect blocks": Match an exact amount of blocks while defending from monsters!
"Build the wall": use blocks to build structures. Destroy annoying creatures struggling to thwart your efforts!
"Survive time": Withstand hordes of monster for a short (but hard) time!
"Kill the boss": Destroy huge bosses, each with peculiar attacks and strategies!

You and your blocks are not alone in this battle against the evil forces: electrocute, freeze, disintegrate and slow down your enemy with special powers granted by monster juice!


- 3 Fanciful scenarios
- 90 Challenging battles
- 4 Different kind of battle
- 5 Huge bosses to defeat
- Many destructive powers & special blocks
- Amusing high quality soundtrack
- 36+ Game Center Achievements


iPad 2 (or better) recommended.

sigLuca's comments:

at last, Blocks Hurt! for iPad has been released.

If you really want to play a different game, give it a try...

Have Fun
10-17-2012, 02:27 AM
Doe it support iPad 3 retina display?
10-17-2012, 03:14 PM
Joined: Apr 2011
Location: Italy
Posts: 81
I'm sorry, it only support standard 1024x768 resolution...

sigLuca - Game Artisan
Play the most unconventional game on the App Store! ----------> BLOCKS HURT!
Touch Arcade official Blocks Hurt! thread
10-18-2012, 09:15 AM
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WOOHOOO!! Been waiting for this one. =oD
10-19-2012, 09:48 AM
Joined: Apr 2011
Location: Italy
Posts: 81
Originally Posted by syntheticvoid View Post
WOOHOOO!! Been waiting for this one. =oD
Syntheticvoid, you are very kind and supportive. I really thank you (and the others 'very few' BH enthusiasts) for giving me the strength to finish this build.

From iPad version, i throw away all monetization crap like Kiip and even iAP (Now, if you found a level too difficult, you can simply skip it without have to pay for skip coins).

Moreover, as you foresaw in the past, kiip and other monetization service really didn't help the game...

Ruining the user experience for few bucks really don't worth.

Have fun!

sigLuca - Game Artisan
Play the most unconventional game on the App Store! ----------> BLOCKS HURT!
Touch Arcade official Blocks Hurt! thread

Last edited by sigLuca; 10-19-2012 at 09:52 AM.