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Spout: Monochrome Mission by Arthur Guibert $0.99 -> FREE

12-11-2013, 05:07 PM
#1
Joined: Feb 2012
Location: Germany
Posts: 3,493
Spout: Monochrome Mission by Arthur Guibert $0.99 -> FREE



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12-11-2013, 05:11 PM
#2
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It's so very easy for a game to go unnoticed on the App Store. A flood of new games and apps are introduced every day; some are noticed and others, even worthwhile games, find themselves in a upward struggle for exposure. Spout was released mid-September but I didn't learn about till yesterday and I'm happy that I did.

Spout is a simple game with a lot of style. You have to use your thruster to maneuver around and through procedurally generated levels, each one growing more densely populated than the last. Your fragile craft is destroyed in one hit but is agile enough to move through tight gaps with ease. Spout's defining feature is its destructible environments; your thruster blasts through obstacles, allowing you to carve your own path through the levels. The greyscale retro graphics work well here and the particle effect of your thruster is just fun to use and play with. While you can quickly fly through some of the early areas, you definitely have to control your momentum and thrust once the environments get more densely populated. The game also has Game Center leaderboards, for those who enjoy climbing the high score boards.

Spout isn't the deepest game or the prettiest, but it's entertaining, it's fun, and it's a game I'll come back to time and time again when I have time to kill. I'd say that's worth $0.99.
So if it's worth 0.99, it's definitely getting when it's free. Check this game out

12-11-2013, 05:15 PM
#3
Thx @Bronxta
12-11-2013, 05:17 PM
#4
Joined: May 2012
Location: In the Chatroom
Posts: 15,520
Not showing free now, must be later tonight I assume.
12-11-2013, 06:10 PM
#5
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: USA
Posts: 3,693
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Not showing free now, must be later tonight I assume.
yep!
12-11-2013, 07:10 PM
#6
Joined: Sep 2013
Location: uk
Posts: 3,554
Showing as free now
12-11-2013, 09:50 PM
#7
Joined: Oct 2012
Location: AL
Posts: 4,361
Not free here. Expecting this in just over an hour. I loved this on a small Chinese handheld system I have.
12-12-2013, 04:18 AM
#8
Joined: Sep 2013
Location: Koblenz, Germany
Posts: 274
This is a quick fun game to have with you and the dev keeps adding new stuff. Go on, take the spout home

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12-12-2013, 04:53 AM
#9
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Forge World
Posts: 6,310
This is a pretty fun game, love all the particles quick and easy to play.
12-12-2013, 04:54 AM
#10
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 2,257
Addictive & fun.

Last edited by Gov; 12-12-2013 at 06:11 AM.