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Falcon Fail

01-24-2015, 07:57 PM
Joined: Jun 2012
Location: Nijmegen
Posts: 18
Falcon Fail

Hi there,

Falcon Fail is a game I started because I read an Article in Wired: http://www.wired.com/2015/01/difficult-land-rocket

It made me want to try how hard it would be to land a Rocket compared to a Lunar Lander so I opened up my SDK and before you know I had the game mechanics working. At first I had 3 way control with a separate thrust but I found that having the thrust ignited at the same time as you steer (rotate) makes it much more fun. I posted this little bugger on game salades arcade and got some good response and kept some people from working playing it.

So I thought: "Lets skip a night and publish it on Google Play." I also made new artwork, changed some ColorSync and published it.

I got some great responds from total strangers who played it so next week I will port it to iPad and Phone. I believe it is worthy
I have already added something extra to make it even more fun.

Please watch the trailer and comment if you want.

Youtube link | Pop Up

Last edited by Lump; 02-02-2015 at 10:12 AM. Reason: New Trailer Video
02-05-2015, 08:01 AM
Joined: Jun 2012
Location: Nijmegen
Posts: 18
Hi there again,

Falcon Fail has been uploaded to the App Store. Planned release date is the 18th.

Look at that. Falcon Fail got featured on appadvice.com


Last edited by Lump; 02-05-2015 at 08:18 AM.
02-05-2015, 08:21 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Location: Philippines
Posts: 22,133
At 1:16, it should be spelled "almost" not allmost.

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword
04-29-2015, 03:50 AM
Joined: Jun 2012
Location: Nijmegen
Posts: 18
Originally Posted by Exact-Psience View Post
At 1:16, it should be spelled "almost" not allmost.
Thanks for that. That will need some changing in an update because it is in the game
04-29-2015, 03:53 AM
Joined: Jun 2012
Location: Nijmegen
Posts: 18
After some delay, Falcon Fail will be released today!

Happy happy Joy!
04-29-2015, 06:01 AM
Joined: Nov 2014
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