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Old 04-25-2014, 07:19 AM
findon findon is offline
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Couplo our first iOS game was approved in the UK store today. It's a free word puzzle game (with a tiny bit of IAP thrown in if you fancy supporting us a bit!)

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Like I said this is our first release, there are only 2 of us and we are still finding our feet, go easy on us!

Any advice on what else we should be doing in terms of promotion would be greatly received (or any feedback on the game obviously!).

Really hope a few of you enjoy playing!
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Old 04-25-2014, 08:00 AM
rich_952000 rich_952000 is offline
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Looks/sounds cool, too bad I'm in U.S. Congrats and best of luck.
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Old 04-25-2014, 08:11 AM
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Hopefully be live in the US store at some point soon as well!
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Old 04-25-2014, 08:15 AM
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Downloaded it now and giving it a go.

Initial thoughts :- Colours are nice simple and clean, game idea is sound. Initial observation is the fonts are to light and to small on my iPod 5g which would be the same for iPhones as well. Even changing the colour scheme leaves some text hard to read, especially the grey on white text.

You should avoid putting messages like "Hurry up" onto the play field, 60 is short and for a few of those second the board is covered by your score for the last word made or in game messages.

Really like it so far though.

Good luck with it btw

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Old 04-25-2014, 09:02 AM
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Thanks for the feedback!

I assume you are mainly referring to the body text for the tutorial etc? I will have a play with making this a bit darker and larger in the next version, I have a few other tweaks to throw in as well!

With regard to not putting messaging on the play field, not quite sure what I can do to solve this as the play field is designed to cover the screen... (in the new version I am going to tweak how many tiles are shown to remove the side gutters on certain devices as well).

Thanks again!
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Old 04-26-2014, 08:16 AM
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Had a great first day on the app store, did over 300 copies. A lot more than we expected!
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Old 04-26-2014, 08:36 AM
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Had a great first day on the app store, did over 300 copies. A lot more than we expected!
Congratulations! I'll be sure to download it once I get home from work
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Old 04-27-2014, 02:19 PM
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Thanks, let me know what you think please!
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Old 04-28-2014, 08:14 AM
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For those of us still to download, or just browsing the app store description. What exactly are you supposed to do in the game?
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Old 04-28-2014, 08:20 AM
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At it's most basic level it is simply a word search, where you have to find high scoring / long words, by linking together the letters in the grid.

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