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Puzzle Retreat -> Free

06-09-2013, 07:07 PM
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Puzzle Retreat -> Free


06-09-2013, 08:37 PM
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I really enjoyed this game, very polished and thought provoking puzzles. I thought the extra levels were priced a tad high for only 36 puzzles and that kind of set me off but I see they added packages to buy as well (3 for $2). Maybe if someone downloads it for free and wants to support the devs they can buy a pack or two at $1 each. The devs keep adding more packs to buy but do give additional freebies as well. Definitely recommend trying it and you decide if you want to buy additional puzzles or not. If not you still get a considerable amount of content for free.

Edit: Originally 96 puzzle were included and I believe more has been added.

Last edited by CygnetSeven; 06-09-2013 at 08:40 PM.

06-10-2013, 07:58 AM
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Thanks. Very recommended!

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Originally Posted by CygnetSeven View Post
…but I see they added packages to buy as well (3 for $2).
Strange. The "3 for $2" package isn't available in my version that I downloaded right now. I can see that the package is available in the international version…

https://itunes.apple.com/app/id561834333?mt=8

…but it won't show up at the website of my local iOS App Store (btw Safari/Mac switches ALWAYS to YOUR local version, you have to insert /at MANUALLY (if you are not from Austria):

https://itunes.apple.com/at/app/id561834333?mt=8

Even more strange: I can't find an option for the "3 for $2" package inside the app as well. Please tell me exactly where you found it. Thx in advance.

Quote:
Edit: Originally 96 puzzle were included and I believe more has been added.
Now 24 "Welcome" and 36 "Tomorrow" (the 36 have to be downloaded separately) puzzles are included in the "now free on sale" version (normally $.89).

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06-10-2013, 08:09 AM
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Sorry, I was quoting that off the iap listed in iTunes. I'll download it and see if its there.

Edit: Checked my app and its not there. Just three packs at $.99 each.

Last edited by CygnetSeven; 06-10-2013 at 08:23 AM.
06-10-2013, 08:31 AM
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Originally Posted by CygnetSeven View Post
Edit: Checked my app and its not there. Just three packs at $.99 each.
SIX packages (36 puzzles each) here at EUR.89 each.

Thank you for the clarification, moderator. So it's not just my copy or my local iOS App Store but they changed In-App Purchases for all…

Spoiler alert! The video shows some solutions of advanced levels—if you want to solve them by yourself, stop (or look away) at runtime second 0:25:


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Last edited by Habakuk; 06-10-2013 at 08:56 AM. Reason: Added video
06-10-2013, 09:07 AM
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Packs in US

Welcome (24) free
Morning (36) free
Nature (36) free
Piano (36) $1
Spa (36) free
Chocolate (36) $1
Mist (36) free
Garden (36) $1


Thats all. Curious to see your list if you have 6 to buy.
06-10-2013, 09:24 AM
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Have a look at my in-game store:
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06-10-2013, 09:33 AM
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Wow, huge difference. Did you buy yours earlier or download it during the sale?

(I have not purchased any, always have been unlocked.)
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06-10-2013, 09:36 AM
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On mine only the first 2 level packs are free (welcome & morning). The rest are all $1.

So it feels more like a lite version.
06-10-2013, 09:42 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by CygnetSeven View Post
Wow, huge difference. Did you buy yours earlier or download it during the sale?
During the sale. Cheapo as I am I even deleted the app and switched to my U.S. iTunes account where I can download free apps. I downloaded and installed it once more but it didn't help: All other level packs are for $.99 each. No combi package.

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Originally Posted by Filing Cabinet View Post
On mine only the first 2 level packs are free (welcome & morning). The rest are all $1.

So it feels more like a lite version.
This is the only version available in iOS App Store as far as I can see. And 60 levels aren't bad for free.

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