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iPhone: ASCII Wars approved... after 1.5 years

10-14-2010, 03:17 AM
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 145
ASCII Wars approved... after 1.5 years

Hi guys,
ASCII Wars has finally been approved.

It was first submitted in May 2009 and a week later got rejected.
The second try was in the end of January 2010 when the review process took 2 weeks, but again, it was rejected.
I decided to resubmit it one more time in September after Apple released their AppStore developer guidelines. After couple of e-mails with the AppStore team they finally approved it.

I think this app is a great example of how much Apple's approval process has improved in the last month. There are no more reasons for the developers to move to other platforms.

Check it out. It's free.
10-14-2010, 03:23 AM
Joined: Oct 2009
Posts: 171
Interesting, but... not a game.
10-14-2010, 05:45 AM
Yeah, I was expecting a game also

Anyway, congratulations on your approval!
10-14-2010, 06:45 AM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 505
A) Why did you keep getting rejected?
B) What exactly is ASCII Wars? Is it a game? Is it a text based game?
10-14-2010, 07:10 AM
Joined: May 2010
Location: Deepest Circle, Hell
Posts: 9,193
Originally Posted by epedemix View Post
What exactly is ASCII Wars? Is it a game? Is it a text based game?
It's basically this: http://www.asciimation.co.nz/#

Everyone's favorite chamber of death, doom and decomposition.
10-14-2010, 07:18 AM
Joined: Sep 2008
Location: Canada
Posts: 2,799
Most. Elaborate. Rickroll. EVAR!

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