App description: A beautiful falling blocks puzzle game.

"Best iPhone and iPad Games of 2012: Puzzle" -toucharcade.com

Tap blocks to clear lines!

"If youre in the mood for a fantastic falling blocks puzzle game, then I highly recommend you drop everything that youre doing right now and buy Dream of Pixels. In fact, if you can only get one game this week, make it this one. You wont regret it."
Game of the Week-AppAdvice.com, Christine Chan

BEST iPhone/iPad Game of November 2012 - metacritic
iQi TOP 10 iPhone and iPad game of November 2012 - Pocket Gamer

"Upside-down 'Tetris' Turns Me Inside-out" -- TouchArcade
"Play 'Tetris' in Reverse" -- Mashable, Top Story!

ZEIT ONLINE -- "Wer bei 'Tetris' die Welt um sich herum vergisst, dem wird es bei Dream of Pixels genauso ergehen."

Top Story on Mashable.com
Game of the Week on TouchArcade forum

New & Noteworthy iPhone app in 88 countries!
TOP 10 iPad Puzzle in 10 countries incl. US
TOP 100 iPhone Game in 25 countries incl. US

Stellar critic reviews:
4.5 - TouchArcade.com
4.5 - Modojo.com
4.0 - 148apps.com
5.0 - AppAdvice.com
5.0 - PadGadget.com

Game of the Week - TouchArcade forum
Game of the Week - Modojo.com
Game of the Week - AppAdvice.com
Game of the Week - g4tv.com

App of the Day - GameTrailers.com
App of the Day - Kotaku.com GAOTD
App of the Day - eurogamer

A brilliant twist on the old classic - unpack tetromino blocks instead of the usual packing. Tap on the mesmerizing grid to unpack tetrominos and watch them spin, rotate and fall. Clear the lines from the beautiful cloudy grid fast enough - or it's dream over.


Features:

ENJOY the beautiful ever-changing visuals!
UNPACK lines in this brilliant twist on the falling blocks classic!
PLAY 5 modes: Classic, Puzzle, Pro, Nightmare and Shattered Dream!
RELAX in Zen Puzzle mode - slow down and think about it!
LISTEN to the amazing music, matching the visual experience perfectly!
CHALLENGE your friends via the new Game Center challenges!
SHARE animated screenshots on Twitter and Facebook!


Reviews:

"If only I could look up and touch a tetromino-filled sky... Until then, I thankfully have Dream of Pixels."
90 - toucharcade.com, John Polson

"... a developer like Dawn of Play comes along with a delightful surprise like Dream of Pixels, one of the dreamiest gaming apps on iTunes."
Gaming App of the Day - Kotaku.com, Mike Fahey

"Every aspect of the game has been thought through with care."
App of the Day - eurogamer.net, Tom Phillips

"... offering an interesting and somewhat relaxing jaunt through the world of tetrominos and stunning visuals."
Game of the Week - G4's Knuckle Up, Ashley Esqueda, g4tv.com

"The sheer addictiveness is more than enough to warrant a purchase but the wealth of bonus modes (especially Puzzle) make it a no-brainer."
4/5 - 148apps.com

"If youre in the mood for a fantastic falling blocks puzzle game, then I highly recommend you drop everything that youre doing right now and buy Dream of Pixels. In fact, if you can only get one game this week, make it this one. You wont regret it."
Game of the Week-AppAdvice.com, Christine Chan

"... you'll immediately fall in love with what is arguably one of the finest titles not just on mobile, but gaming in general."
Game of the Week - Modojo.com, Chris Buffa - 90

"Dream of Pixels is fantastically clever, and I would dare to say that its an even better gameplay experience than [the classic]."
100- PadGadget.com, Juli Clover

"In short, we love this game."
App of the Day -GameTrailers.com, Chris Buffa

"A classic puzzle game I bet you've never seen before."
Editor's Pick -Best10App.com

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Echoseven's comments:




01-08-2013, 02:23 AM
Dream of Pixels Best Puzzle Game of 2012 Ever? :)

Hey, guys, need your help again - more voting!

This time it's for Best App Ever in the Puzzle Game category:

http://bestappever.com/v/pzgm

Really simple, just press the button and you're done.

And you can vote for more games!

Cheers!

Roll Back Home - a black and white adventure - by Dawn of Play, creators of Dream of Pixels (4.5).
01-08-2013, 12:15 PM
How can I see my high score for each mode?

01-09-2013, 02:18 AM
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Originally Posted by MarkDF View Post
How can I see my high score for each mode?
If you have a Game Center account, than there are those leaderboards and achievement buttons at the bottom.

Unfortunately, there's no other way at the moment, though we have your high score saved for the "New record" notification, so this might be a thing for the next update maybe?

It would be interesting to know your reasons for not having a Game Center account, just curious and to help us improve our games.

Thanks!

Roll Back Home - a black and white adventure - by Dawn of Play, creators of Dream of Pixels (4.5).
01-17-2013, 06:06 AM
More voting! :)

Hey, guys,
remember Dream of Pixels?

Well, while we're working on an update and even new games we still need your voting powers!

This time, on jayisgames.com:

http://jayisgames.com/best-of/2012/mobile/puzzle/

And don't forget to check the [x] Game of the Year checkbox, hehe.

Cheers!

Roll Back Home - a black and white adventure - by Dawn of Play, creators of Dream of Pixels (4.5).
01-18-2013, 10:00 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by DawnOfPlay View Post
If you have a Game Center account, than there are those leaderboards and achievement buttons at the bottom.
Duh, thanks! I use Game Center so infrequently I didn't even think to look there.

By the way, I need somebody to come pry my iPad out of my hands. I just have to play Dream of Pixels "one last time" to see how I do!
01-21-2013, 03:20 AM
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Originally Posted by MarkDF View Post
Duh, thanks! I use Game Center so infrequently I didn't even think to look there.
Well, it may also be that we should make those GC icons at the bottom a bit more noticable.

Btw, did you notice you can send GC challenges straight from the Game Over Screen?

I am really wondering about those, how many people see it, and how many of those send a challenge (or two or more..).

Quote:
Originally Posted by MarkDF View Post
By the way, I need somebody to come pry my iPad out of my hands. I just have to play Dream of Pixels "one last time" to see how I do!

Thanks!

Roll Back Home - a black and white adventure - by Dawn of Play, creators of Dream of Pixels (4.5).
02-18-2013, 01:45 AM
Best move

Someone please tell me.
"Best move*5~9" I can not get the achievement.
Maybe there are other problems, but I think I have met the conditions play many times.
02-18-2013, 07:16 AM
Best move achievement

Quote:
Originally Posted by tronz View Post
Someone please tell me.
"Best move*5~9" I can not get the achievement.
Maybe there are other problems, but I think I have met the conditions play many times.
Hey, Tronz,

do you see the achievement notification sliding out when you meet the conditions? If you do, then the problem could be in the game center not syncing its achievements list immediately. We added more GC achievement syncing code with the Decembers update and I assume you have that one installed, but you could check, just in case?

Also, just in case - and for anyone else maybe - you should get the "Best Move x5" achievement by consecutively doing only 4 line clears with the "I-piece", 5 times in a row, without doing any 1-line, 2-line or 3-line clears in between - of course, you can select/drop other pieces in between (to prepare for the next 4-line clear with the I-piece) - hope that matches what you thought are the conditions by reading the (much too) short description we put in the achievements descriptions ?

In any case, if you see the notification slide out, you have definitely met the conditions, and if you don't see it and think you did meet the conditions, then we have a (bigger) problem and it would be awesome if you could help us debug it!

Thanks!

Roll Back Home - a black and white adventure - by Dawn of Play, creators of Dream of Pixels (4.5).
02-19-2013, 12:26 AM
thank you!

Thank you for the detailed explanation.
I did not know that four of erasing the line of succession is me.
(I'm not good in English)
I was able to get the "best move*5" I tried to read the descriptions.
Is difficult.
I do not know what should I do any kind of "free mason" to form.
Could you tell me the symbol of the character?


Quote:
Originally Posted by DawnOfPlay View Post
Hey, Tronz,

do you see the achievement notification sliding out when you meet the conditions? If you do, then the problem could be in the game center not syncing its achievements list immediately. We added more GC achievement syncing code with the Decembers update and I assume you have that one installed, but you could check, just in case?

Also, just in case - and for anyone else maybe - you should get the "Best Move x5" achievement by consecutively doing only 4 line clears with the "I-piece", 5 times in a row, without doing any 1-line, 2-line or 3-line clears in between - of course, you can select/drop other pieces in between (to prepare for the next 4-line clear with the I-piece) - hope that matches what you thought are the conditions by reading the (much too) short description we put in the achievements descriptions ?

In any case, if you see the notification slide out, you have definitely met the conditions, and if you don't see it and think you did meet the conditions, then we have a (bigger) problem and it would be awesome if you could help us debug it!

Thanks!
02-19-2013, 04:39 AM
HOWTO: Free Mason

Quote:
Originally Posted by tronz View Post
Thank you for the detailed explanation.
I did not know that four of erasing the line of succession is me.
(I'm not good in English)
I was able to get the "best move*5" I tried to read the descriptions.
Is difficult.
I do not know what should I do any kind of "free mason" to form.
Could you tell me the symbol of the character?
Ok, if I understand this, you now understand how to do the "Best Move x5" and did it, too - congrats, nice! It is very very difficult, yes!


Free Mason is probably the hardest achievement of them all, comparable maybe only to the "Best Move x9".

You can achieve Free Mason in the Shattered mode by making the bottom of the grid straight and level, like this:


Roll Back Home - a black and white adventure - by Dawn of Play, creators of Dream of Pixels (4.5).

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