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iPhone: DoodleBugs is out!

12-28-2009, 10:00 PM
#1
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Posts: 74
DoodleBugs is out!

Flick your finger to shoot the DoodleBugs that are trying to eat you in this frantic action shooter.

The DoodelBugz are back, and boy are they angry! Someone said they
were boring, and now they've come to take revenge - and they'll get it
this time. Oh yes. One of them said they called all their friends,
too. Here's what the DoodelBugz said - "Ok, that's it. We brought
our bug friend. Or is he an amoeba? We can't tell, we have bug
brainz".

Do you have what it takes to subvert the oncoming DoodleBug swarm?!?!?

--New in version 1.0.3------
Four different difficulty levels - look out for the lightning fast doodlebugs!
Added the "amoeba" doodlebug.
Various minor bug fixes
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Laugh with delight as you shoot
and fend off scores of DoodleBugs!

If you're looking for Paper Toss
meets space invaders, this game is for you!

---Features---

* Fifteen different doodlebugs, including one miniboss!

* Rotate the device to make the candy
arch across the screen for flick
and-forget fun!

* Flick your top score to facebook

* Listen to iPod music while playing

* Drag and hold down your finger to
shoot super candy

http://itunes.com/apps/doodlebugs
12-29-2009, 12:52 AM
#2
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 74
app info in the store


01-29-2010, 04:10 PM
#3
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 74
DoodleBugs 1.1.0 released

DoodleBugs 1.1.0 is out in the store now, with a lot of exciting new features.
We're really excited about how well DoodleBugs is doing in the store, and we're adding lots of new features to DoodleBugs! Here is what's in 1.1.0:

Added a sub-machine SLIME gun! This gun is accelerometer-based and has crosshairs on the screen. When you pick up stars it switches to rapid fire to wipe out the bugs!
Added shake to pause the game
Added some bug-splat special fx
Fixed bug with never-ending flood
Slowed down some bugs that were insanely hard
Bugs now attack in wave formations
Added a new bug "Rhino"
Added more sound fx

Coming soon in 1.1.1, among other things (including more bugs) is a shotgun. This gun can be wielded alongside the sub-machine slime gun. When you flick your finger it will shoot a flurry of shot in addition to the automatic slime bullets.

Happy gaming!

-Adam
Game Sculptor at Artwerkz
01-29-2010, 04:11 PM
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im having a hard time visualizing how you would play this.. any video?

chris.
01-29-2010, 05:25 PM
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Posts: 74
Quote:
Originally Posted by sid187 View Post
im having a hard time visualizing how you would play this.. any video?

chris.
Should be up shortly...


-Adam
Game Sculptor at Artwerkz
01-29-2010, 07:28 PM
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Posts: 74
Gameplay video

Here it is:

Youtube link | Pop Up
02-10-2010, 06:28 PM
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Posts: 74
DoodleBugs 1.1.1 is out!

DoodleBugs 1.1.1, the latest in what will be a long serious of great updates, is out! Featuring:
Support for dual-wielding guns! You can now flick the swirl shotgun and blaze away with the sub-machine slime gun at the same time!
Super bullets for the automatic gun can now be activated by touching the super-bullet icon on the bottom right of the screen when you have these powerups available!
Bugs come in more waves, more often!
Minor "bug" fixes
Added a new bug "Sharky". Yes, he takes a lot of hits!
Improved Scoreboard
Added help and options pages
Added music
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The next update will feature flicking bombs, and guided missiles! We are all ears for any new features you would like in upcoming versions. Give me a PM if you have any!

thanks,
Adam
Game Sculptor at Artwerkz
04-02-2010, 01:31 PM
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DoodleBugs HD is out!

04-22-2010, 08:26 PM
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DoodleBugs 1.1.3 released

DoodleBugs 1.1.3 has been released, and another release will be coming next week. This week's release features a ghost mode. Enter "Night" in the high scores to turn it on. This mode will also be in the next release of Artwerkz GameBox when it hits the AppStore.
08-26-2010, 07:19 PM
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Posts: 74
DoodleBugs 1.2.0 is out. This release adds support for hi-res iPhone4 graphics.