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iPhone: Hoopster (on Sale $2.99->$0.99)

03-25-2009, 07:37 AM
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Hoopster (on Sale $2.99->$0.99)

Hoopster - $2.99 - 14.8 MB

"Coming soon" topic here at TA.

First impressions:


- Nice graphics
- Tilt to aim (just in PRO it seems to make some difference tho)
- Online high score
- Some arcade touches: fire, freeze and brick
- You don't have to wait for the next throw like in LKA Basketball Mania


- You always have to type your name to submit a high score
- Only one landscape orientation (hard volume down)
- A bit repetitive since the tilt is not sensitive enough to create a challenge

After playing a few more rounds I have found the game has a great presentation but a bit flat gameplay. An alternative "power + throw" method (like in LKA Basketball Mania) along with a more sensitive tilt to aim (at least in PRO) would make it more enjoyable. Rate: 3/4.

iPhone 6 and iPad Mini iOS 8

Last edited by Carlos-Sz; 03-25-2009 at 12:30 PM.
03-25-2009, 07:51 AM
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That's awsome! Is it fun?

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03-25-2009, 08:27 AM
If it's just a glorified version of "Around the World" I'll gladly snipe for 99c
03-25-2009, 11:30 AM
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First impressions added.

iPhone 6 and iPad Mini iOS 8
03-30-2009, 07:30 PM
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I got a Sizzlin....then I was done.

03-30-2009, 07:31 PM
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i wonder if it's worth the price?
03-30-2009, 07:42 PM
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Some alternatives

Street Ball is the only 2 on 2 game.

See this thread for some Basket ball shooting games, four of which are below:

Youtube link | Pop Up

both skyworks b-ball games? QT video link 1 QT video link 2

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03-30-2009, 11:08 PM
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Anyone else?

Worth it or no?

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04-06-2009, 02:54 PM
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Price drop to $0.99, I'm going to pick this up now.

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04-06-2009, 06:11 PM
Very fun game for only .99 If you've been on the fence, grab it now while it is on sale. Put it like this...it's alot of fun hitting the tre's while dropping a deuce!