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  • Publisher: Mr V Software
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • Device: iPhone
  • Size: 1.0 MB
  • Version: 1.0.1
  • Price: Free
  • Average User Rating:
    Not enough votes.
App description: Physics puzzle shooter.

- shoot bowling balls from a cannon and try to knock over the pin

- solve puzzles to get access to the bowling pin

- many different objects, pulleys, wheels, levers, blocks,motors, cars, walls ...

- keeps track of you best score for each level

- currently 40 challenging levels, more to come

- solve a level to get access to the next level

- level browser allows you to select and replay any played level.

Check out the pin smash member website at : http://www.pinsmash.com
09-30-2009, 07:17 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 5,206
They may have copied the concept, but the graphics stink and there are only 30 levels. Pass.

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09-30-2009, 07:19 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 2,707
Graphics do look terrible! Even if the game is excellent, I can't go past how pixelated everything looks. iDevice has potential for much better graphics.
09-30-2009, 08:05 PM
30 levels? lol. That's like 5 - 10mins in ragdoll.
09-30-2009, 10:14 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Montreal
Posts: 3,166
Maybe they should give this one away as a lite version and if it does well then make one with more levels and better graphics and polish.

Just an idea
10-01-2009, 12:09 PM

I'm the author of "pin blast" .
I'll upload new screen shots, the bad pixelation is only in the screenshots, I probably used to low quality for jpeg images.... The actual game graphics are better.

I'm currently working on more levels, but will take a look at polishing the graphics as well.

Currently the game runs at 60 fps, I could sacrifice some of this for more detailed graphics/ anti aliasing.

10-01-2009, 12:12 PM
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 1,680
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Originally Posted by Mindfield View Post
They may have copied the concept, but the graphics stink and there are only 30 levels. Pass.
I agree, these graphics wouldn't even pass for a demo version of the technology where you have placeholder graphics, they "stink" as you said. Also, no interfacing, wth?

Artist | Designer
10-10-2009, 01:27 PM
Pin Smash now free for a short time!

Thanks for the feedback.
( as I had almost no sales I assume (hope) the feedback was based on the screen shots only :-) )

Pin smash is now free for a limited time.
Please give it a try and give some feedback on the game.
I'm working on more levels.

Free is doing a lot better than paid :-) Had only a few sales at 1 $, and now about 1400 download a day for since I made it free.

Dirk (author of pin smash)