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App description: The fastest and most frantic shooter on iOS! Slick & simple controls, 60 fps and masses of action!

The whole game and nothing but the game for the minimum price on the App Store. No adverts. No in app purchases.

Truly and Utterly Brilliant. - FHM.COM

Frantic is an epic arena based shooter that is played at a frenetic pace. Run, gun and jump through each wave grabbing weapons as they appear and take out the monsters like Creepers, Bugs, Boars and Spiders; each with their own abilities and attacks, to complete each wave.

Played around the world by millions of players this Miniclip classic has been rebuilt from scratch for mobile.

* Survive epic boss battles with gigantic foes!
* Customise your weapons after each game.
* Earn credits by playing - no in app purchases!
* Customise the power ups!
* Just 2 virtual sticks and 2 buttons; jump and shoot. No complicated weapon swapping or extra controls.
* Super slick 60 frames per second game play
* Position the buttons on the screen so you can press them where it is most comfortable for you.
* Awesome sound track

Frantic is also available for the Mac in the Mac App Store.

PeteOzzy's comments:
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/frantic!!/id797529946?mt=8

01-23-2014, 09:47 AM
#2
Old school run & gun FPS on IOS?! Need to check this out, but I'll wait for impressions. The controls need to work well for this game to work, and I've seen very few games get FPS controls right

01-23-2014, 04:39 PM
#3
Joined: Sep 2013
Posts: 207
Game Impressions

01-23-2014, 04:48 PM
#4
Joined: May 2012
Location: In the Chatroom
Posts: 15,520
Looks like it's got potential, not the biggest fps fan, but if it is good, It might be worth consideration.
01-24-2014, 07:00 AM
#5
Joined: Oct 2013
Location: Norwich, England
Posts: 4,596
I picked this up in the end, will try to leave impressions before the end of the day, if not tomorrow. Surprised by the fairly small file size though
01-24-2014, 03:45 PM
#6
Joined: May 2012
Location: In the Chatroom
Posts: 15,520
Quote:
Originally Posted by PeteOzzy View Post
I picked this up in the end, will try to leave impressions before the end of the day, if not tomorrow. Surprised by the fairly small file size though
So you recommend it?
01-24-2014, 04:06 PM
#7
Joined: Oct 2013
Location: Norwich, England
Posts: 4,596
Quote:
Originally Posted by Connector View Post
So you recommend it?
Hadn't got around to it quite yet but I played it for ten minutes after I saw this. Can't say I'd recommend it really, it's very average. Weapons feel flimsy, there seems to be only one level, your view is incredibly close to the ground and the graphics aren't as good as the screenshots suggest.

It's not awful at all, but I'd certainly wait for a sale/updates if you're interested. Apologies to the dev for my bluntness, I'll try to write a better full-length review with constructive criticisms and mention more of the pluses.
01-24-2014, 04:27 PM
#8
Joined: Jan 2014
Location: Durango, Spain
Posts: 21
Apology accepted :-) I will try to address the points you made and look forward to more feedback. Please keep in mind though that I am the whole dev team and there is zero budget on this. If I can't sell the game I can't carry on working on it.
01-24-2014, 04:38 PM
#9
Joined: Oct 2013
Location: Norwich, England
Posts: 4,596
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rayamedia View Post
Apology accepted :-) I will try to address the points you made and look forward to more feedback. Please keep in mind though that I am the whole dev team and there is zero budget on this. If I can't sell the game I can't carry on working on it.
Ah man, this is why I hate writing quick impressions - it's the negatives that stay in your mind more than the positives. I will write a better review later, sorry if I seemed disrespectful; knowing it was made by a one-man team certainly makes it more impressive!
01-24-2014, 04:50 PM
#10
Joined: Jan 2014
Location: Durango, Spain
Posts: 21
Ha ha, yeah it's not all nice for me to read but it is still great to get somebody else's view of it after spending months working on it. It does have just one setting as it started out as a web game and hence it is small but there's still plenty going on if you stick with it and get stuck into the bosses.