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App description: NEW: STORM AIRFIELD! REWIND FEATURE!
Flight Control is a must-have App Store classic. It's the incredibly simple, yet insanely addictive worldwide #1 game from Firemint that invented the "line drawing" genre. Over 4,000,000 copies sold dont miss out, play all six unique maps in the original and best today!
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Macworld awarded Flight Control an extremely rare 5 out of 5 mice: "The unique gameplay is perfectly suited to the device, and I am hopelessly addicted."
Pocket Gamer: Flight Control is one of those essential games that you'll continually return to and will remain on your iPhone forever
Touch Arcade: the winning balance of easy pick-up gameplay, ramping difficulty and tickling the need to try just one more time
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Air traffic control is the world's most stressful job, but not for you. You don't need heading angles, flight rules or meteorological reports, you're a natural! A prodigy! A born controller!

Incredibly easy to learn! Just touch and drag the aircraft to their landing zones and avoid collisions.
Insanely addictive it only takes a minute to get started, but its impossible to stop!
NEW MAP Storm Airfield! A thunderstorm is wreaking havoc, striking aircraft with lightning zapped aircraft cannot be redirected for a short time!
NEW FEATURE Rewind! Purchase rewinds to turn back time - revert disaster and earn higher scores
Fly solo, or share landing duties with a friend - online via Game Center on iOS4.2, over local Wi-Fi network or Bluetooth
Turn on the voice chat option to talk with the other controller when in online multiplayer mode (off by default)
Aim for a new personal best or compete against other Flight Controllers in online leaderboards
Earn achievements when you complete challenges, including the new Thunderstruck achievement for the Storm Airfield
Visit all 6 airfields including Beach, Original, Windy, Australian Outback, Aircraft Carrier and the new Storm Airfield each with unique characteristics and challenges!
Featuring 10 aircraft types including jets, helicopters and seaplanes!
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So welcome aboard, please sit back, fasten your seatbelt and enjoy the mayhem treat yourself and buy Flight Control now, or surprise a friend and Gift This App!
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LordCrom's comments:

03-05-2009, 11:03 PM
#2
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 1,843
A more restricted variation on ATC 4.0 $2.99...

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Last edited by salsamd; 03-05-2009 at 11:08 PM.

03-05-2009, 11:07 PM
#3
Looks pretty sick. Like the stylized graphics. Anyone know what the point of the gameplay is?
03-05-2009, 11:19 PM
#4
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Venice, CA
Posts: 790
Whoa!! This game is very nice. I just picked it up and am playing through for the second time after crashing two planes the first.

Drawing the flight paths is very satisfying. The game is easily worth 99 cents.
03-06-2009, 09:00 AM
#5
Flight Control

Hi all, glad you like the game You can check out the web site for more info! firemint.com/flightcontrol

We've also put together a gameplay video:


Youtube link | Pop Up

(make sure you watch the HD version - it's much clearer)

Let me know what you think
03-06-2009, 09:04 AM
#6
ok looks vaguely entertaining enough for my 99c pain border


will get it !
03-06-2009, 10:12 AM
#7
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 1,843
It is a nice little pick up and play game, but I don't think consumers will accept the proposed $2.99 price increase when ATC 4.0 cost $2.99


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"Dream as though you will live forever; live as though you would die today."
03-06-2009, 11:36 AM
#8
Absolutely worth the $.99... GREAT game!!!

I personally cannot put it down !!!

Fantastic job Firemint, great idea, great look and feel & super addictive =)

- Michael
03-06-2009, 03:47 PM
#9
@Firemint - Very addictive game. any plans to add further locations - different runway layouts and other challenges similar to ATC?
03-06-2009, 06:14 PM
#10
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 1,866
Am loving Flight Control, well worth the 99 cents.

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