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App description: Shadow Bug is back as slick as ever. Shadow Bug Rush offers endless levels of slicing monsters to pieces! The games familiar one-finger-controls take platformer gaming to a new level.

Upgrade the games worlds by unlocking new monsters and traps. Climb the leaderboards. Collect loot, power ups and characters as you Rush through gorgeous landscapes with your ninja powers!

Features:
Endless, random, increasingly difficult levels.
Dozens of obstacles and traps carefully designed to slice you.
Unlockable characters!
Leaderboards
Achievements

Important information:
This game contains third party advertising and cross promotion for other Muro Studios games, both which can be removed via a one time In-App Purchase.

Shadow Bug's comments:
We're happy to announce that Shadow Bug Rush is finally out on the App Store and Google Play. It's free!

App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=1142228312&mt=8



10-06-2016, 03:09 AM
#2


As like Shadow Bug. It worth trying.


GAME CENTER ID: TECHZAMAZING

10-06-2016, 04:51 AM
#3
Joined: Jun 2015
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Posts: 72
Muro Studios website

Thank you Techzamazing for the gameplay video. Great stuff!

We just got our website for Muro Studios live as well.

http://murostudios.com/

Muro Studios Ltd.

Last edited by Shadow Bug; 10-06-2016 at 05:37 AM.
10-06-2016, 08:05 AM
#4
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 3,832
This game is AWESOME!

It's intense and fun. There are lots of characters to unlock and you even unlock and upgrade the level itself with more traps that kills you lol.

I've been playing since yesterday so I've already unlocked a few characters and upgraded my level to the point the next upgrade is 8000. I like this free to play model. There are no timers or anything. There are forced ads but there's a single IAP to get rid of them. There are opt in ads for extra currency if you don't want to purchase consumable IAP.

I took off one star because there is no iCloud save support but lots of consumable IAP. If you add iCloud saves I'll make a few consumable purchases. For now I did remove the ads since that's restorable.

One bug to report. As I reported last night. The moment I tap the share button the game crashes. It's still doing this behavior. Can anyone else confirm this?

I'm using the iPhone 6 running iOS 9.3.5

I really like this game!

Billy

Last edited by LordShad0wz; 10-06-2016 at 08:10 AM.
10-06-2016, 08:26 AM
#5
Joined: Jun 2015
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Posts: 72
Thank you for reporting the bug LordShad0wz!
With our test devices iPad mini2 (ios 9.3.1) and iPad mini2 (ios 8.4) and iPhone5s (ios 10.0.2) it works. We will look into it for the first update!

Best regards,
Juha Ylimki - Muro Studios

Muro Studios Ltd.

Last edited by Shadow Bug; 10-09-2016 at 11:58 AM.
10-08-2016, 07:08 AM
#6
I love Shadow Bug...
but Rush with its endless?/too many continues ruined my exitement very quickly. To test it out i watched an ad, paid 250, then 500 and had not enough coins to pay the 1000...and no instant replay button on this screen...sigh.

I know, from the coin-iap selling point in a f2p game (the Devs need food and a cozy living room too), it becomes hard and harder to see an honest one-life GC leaderboard, or at least a second board with only one continue. Pay for the ads-free version and get that continue for free. That would my appeal/incentive to go premium.

The art work is still top notch and so are the responsive controls in this very difficult but well thought out endless slasher. Unfortunately this suffers the same underestimated recognition as your flagship. Pity.

Good luck, and i'm definitely looking forward to see your next recipe from your fine kittchen


Though i never need a 'share button' in my games, i can't produce that crash. Using iphone 5s, version 8.4.1.

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Originally Posted by LordShad0wz View Post
...One bug to report. As I reported last night. The moment I tap the share button the game crashes. It's still doing this behavior. Can anyone else confirm this?...
10-10-2016, 12:51 PM
#7
Joined: Jun 2015
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Posts: 72
Hi Qwertz555,

thanks for the feedback. It's awesome to hear you love Shadow Bug!
Yes Shadow Bug Rush is f2p. We basically hope to get more players to play Shadow Bug games with cross-promotion between the two Shadow Bug games. We have already seen a small spike on the purchases of the premium SB thanks to the f2p SBR crosspromotion!

Best regards,
Juha Ylimki - Muro Studios

Muro Studios Ltd.
10-11-2016, 05:14 PM
#8
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 3,832
Ok,

So after playing for several days here are my thoughts and requests.

I've found sometimes right from the start no matter what there's no where for you to go and you die from the spikes. You might need to look at this issue. It gets frustrating. I can post screenshots if you wish?

You can upgrade characters by getting them multiple times. That is a FANTASTIC idea! Whoever thought of that is awesome! I love it! What does leveling up do though? I don't notice the characters walking faster or anything?

There needs to be a currency doubler in app purchase. I cannot say this enough. Please add this as soon as possible. I purchased the no ads and I would purchase this. There's so much to upgrade and unlock the game needs this. Even watching all of the ads everyday you still need this. It should have been there since day one.

I won't purchase any consumable IAP because there isn't ICloud save support. If I delete the game I would lose all of my money. This is also why you need a currency doubler because it can be restored. But with consumables I don't want any chance of losing money.

If you guys address the above issues if go from 4 to 5 stars for sure. I really do like this game. I love all of the different characters. I really thought it was a great touch when Insaw a character level up when I got it a second time. I really recommend this game.

Billy
10-12-2016, 04:30 AM
#9
Joined: Jun 2015
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Posts: 72
Hi Billy,

thank you so much for the detailed feedback!
We would love to have a screenshot and more detailed explanation of the situations you get stuck in.
Coin doubler and iCloud are under consideration for an update.
Character level up gives +1 coin per sliced monster.

Best regards,
Juha

Muro Studios Ltd.
10-12-2016, 11:23 AM
#10
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 3,832
Just play a few rounds and you should see it. You'll see where after you've killed a few enemies you'll be where you can't walk and no enemies and there are the blades right there. My score is usually around 45. I have a bunch of doctors appoints today but I'll try to do it later this evening and post some pics.

For the character level ups maybe you could add more functionality like they walk a little faster or something?

Also I was wonder if you would consider a different control scheme. I was giving it a lot of thought and a lot of time my big fingers get in the way. So I was thinking. What if you made it so we could simply do a swipe in the direction of the monster we want to kill. From anywhere on the screen. The character would then target the monster in that direction. It would allow me to keep my fingers out of the action.

What do you think? What does everyone think? Why isn't everyone talking about this game. It's a damn good game and deserves more attention. If the rest of you touch arcaders don't start talking I'm going to get upset. And we don't want that.

Billy

Quote:
Originally Posted by Shadow Bug View Post
Hi Billy,

thank you so much for the detailed feedback!
We would love to have a screenshot and more detailed explanation of the situations you get stuck in.
Coin doubler and iCloud are under consideration for an update.
Character level up gives +1 coin per sliced monster.

Best regards,
Juha