★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.

Ragdoll Cannon- Tips, Screenshots, Hints

08-03-2010, 12:48 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 769
Ragdoll Cannon/Roly Poly Cannon- Tips, Screenshots, Hints

Post your screenshots, tips, tricks, questions here! I know there are lots of Ragdoll fans out there. Let's get this thread started.

Last edited by Phantom X; 08-25-2010 at 02:28 PM.
08-03-2010, 01:01 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 769
Update suggestions

Suggestions for the next update:

1)Enlarge the capture zone for hitting the reset button. I fire 1-2 shots on accident trying to hit it.
2)The crosshair memory shouldn't stick when you hit reset. This defeats the purpose.
3)Enlarge the size of the crosshairs. With your finger on the screen, you can't even see them! If there was crosshair memory (see #2), you wouldn't be able to see what you were doing!
4)Fix the scores so that the game score matches the Feint score.
5)Remove the 2 hacked scores at the top of the leaderboard. The first legit score is #3.
6)Why don't completely intact dolls register as a target hit after hitting a bomb??? I can understand that dolls that lose a head or limbs shouldn't count, but it's possible to explode a bomb without destroying the doll. Shouldn't you be rewarded if you can get him to the target intact? There are 2 levels that could be 1's if this was changed.


08-03-2010, 02:14 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 73
I second all of the above and would like to add a few.

7. High score on the level screen. This drives me nuts.
8. I know this probably isn't an "update" thing, but I hate the scoring from 100 system. It is not very user-friendly on the leaderboard.
9. The score for each level is very tiny on my screen. It would be nice if it were larger.

Good to see you again, Phantom.
08-03-2010, 05:08 PM
Joined: Feb 2010
Location: Scotland
Posts: 534
Ooooh hello there.

I believe they score from 99 so that even if levels are added that the total score will always show the best player.

Now how about a list of levels that are not 1's. :P

As always, more than happy to chew the fat on levels I've managed. I have wondered if I have any that you guys might not have but fell on the "probably not" side of things.
08-03-2010, 05:32 PM
Joined: Aug 2009
Location: New York
Posts: 501
wow 4 posts in one day this thread is kickin rb2's ass atm
08-03-2010, 07:28 PM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 73
What the hell...I'll start the list of "non-ones" for me so far.

*denotes I know a one is possible but I haven't gotten it yet
**denotes I think a "red one" is possible (like we used on the RB2 thread)
***denotes Phantom will get it eventually but I probably will never find the patience

207 (my best is a 91 but I haven't tried much)
217** (this is a 97 for me, but a 99 seems possible)

Last edited by Doc; 08-05-2010 at 08:11 PM.
08-04-2010, 12:15 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 769
2 of your "no star" levels are 1s.

My score on 207 is 93. Everything else is 98 or 99.
08-04-2010, 01:19 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 73
Thanks. I just knocked out 197.
08-04-2010, 05:08 AM
Joined: Feb 2010
Location: Scotland
Posts: 534
Originally Posted by Doc View Post
Thanks. I just knocked out 197.
2 of your no star levels are STILL 1's

and i feel quite happy to have a number of the 3 stars, although somne of your two stars i think are three.

I will go through them on the pc later.
08-04-2010, 05:29 AM
Joined: Feb 2010
Location: Scotland
Posts: 534
some interesting screenshots:

I love this one - the physics go screwy on the chain, so much so that you can ping a doll up top. Don't know if its possible to do it with one doll but don't think it matters.

I love that you can get a doll standing up. I keep expecting them to wave when they do this.

convinced this is a 1.

convinced this is a 1

convinced this is a 1

Will do more later.