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  • Publisher: Lhunath
  • Genre: Arcade
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 28.0 MB
  • Version: 1.6.1
  • Price: Free
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App description: Gorillas is a turn-based artillery-style game where the objective is to blast your opponent away using carefully touch-aimed bananas.

With a single touch of the display you determine the direction and speed of your banana's throw. Don't forget to take the wind into account!

Gorillas is now Game Center-enabled, allowing you to face your friends or random challengers at any time.

This is a port of the original DOS game to the iOS platform, enhanced with all the goodness iOS has to offer.


FEATURES:
A classic feel coated with iOS goodness.
Play against the AI, your friends, or both.
Configurable or dynamically adjusted difficulty.
A range of different world themes to play in.
Various captivating game modes:
- Boot Camp: Train your aim.
- Classic: Play a quick match.
- Dynamic: Make the most awesome kill shots.
- Team: Team up with friends against the AIs.
- Last Man Standing: Stay alive the longest.
Wind and weather effects, such as rain and snow.
A range of excellent retro remixes.
Sound effects, vibration and shaking.
Camera action and game field zooming.
Slow motion kill shot replays.
Fully Open Source (JRL).


For more information and a demonstration of the gameplay, check out:
http://gorillas.lyndir.com

For any great ideas or valuable feedback:
gorillas@lyndir.com

Thanks for checking out Gorillas and letting us and your friends know what you think!

lhunath's comments:

Gorillas v1.3

Gorillas is a port of the original GORILLA.BAS to the iPhone platform.

It's a turn based single player and multi player game where the objective is to blast your opponent away using carefully aimed bananas.

With a single touch of the display you determine the direction and speed of your banana's throw. Don't forget to take the wind into account!

Main features:
  • Eye candy worthy of your iPhone / iPod touch
  • Wind and weather effects, such as rain and snow
  • A range of excellent retro remixes
  • Challenge the AI or a friend
  • Dynamically adjusted or configurable difficulty
  • Pick from several different cities / worlds
  • Fully Open Source

Added in 1.1:
  • Sound effects, vibration and shaking
  • Game modes: Dynamic, Team Game & Last Man Standing
  • Camera action and game field zooming
  • Many gorillas together in the game
  • Throwing, cheering and dancing animations
  • Kill shot replays

Added in 1.2:
  • Pick from different player models

Added in 1.3:
  • Show metrics while aiming
  • Added another player model
  • Voice effects and new (higher quality) audio tracks
  • Localized (currently English, Dutch and Arabic)
  • Auto-zoom when aiming at the very top of the screen


By the way, thanks to Emmett for some bloody awesome audio.
08-27-2009, 08:30 AM
#2
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 467
It's like Worms or iShoot or that other space one, but with only one weapon.