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SP SandBox -- Play in the sand

06-30-2011, 06:30 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 6
SP SandBox -- Play in the sand


We have just finished developing our first app, called SandBox. It allows you to just play in a sandbox by pushing sand around

Here are some of the features

- Full 3D sand simulation
- Fun tools to interact with the sand including Finger, Vacuum, Rake, Stamp, Scraper, Smoother and Eraser
- Sand color and moisture that can be changed to get a different SandBox feel
- Freedom to move and rotate the SandBox to reveal the scenery around
- A "Dreamy" mode for extra relaxation
- The ability to sculpt the sand from a picture from your camera or Photo Roll
- Easy sharing of your SandBox creation with friends through e-mail, Facebook or saving a screenshot to your Photo Roll
- Day and Dusk modes featuring playful or relaxing music to suit your mood

Screenshot for iPhone:

Screenshot for iPad:

iPad gameplay:

Youtube link | Pop Up

It should be live July 1st in the AppStore for both iPhone and iPad, but we'd love to hear your thoughts ahead of time..

Subpar Games Team
06-30-2011, 06:50 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Location: New York
Posts: 9

I love the idea, and it really looks well polished!

The only think I would say to improve would be to take a way the idea of reaching the bottom of the sandbox. I would rather have more sand to play with and not have to feel like theirs something beneath it.

Also I guess you could add extra themes like playing with sand at the beach and then to erase everything a wave comes up and ruins your creation. You could also let the user change the types of sand or maybe even the color ?

Good Luck!

06-30-2011, 07:05 AM
another type of sand castle maker on app store?
In fact, Yours better!!! good job
06-30-2011, 03:27 PM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 6

Thanks for your kind words

You can actually already change the sand color, although the video doesn't showcase that... Great idea for infinite digging though. That's something that we'll try to squeeze into an update sometime!

Thanks again
06-30-2011, 03:28 PM
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 161
Looks very nice, looking forward to playing this on my iPad!
06-30-2011, 05:09 PM
nice, thats something new i could doodle around with my iphone

kill shot
07-01-2011, 09:50 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 6

Is it now live on the AppStore for both the iPhone and the iPad? Yes it is. Wow, exciting!

Umm, if you would like to find it quickly there, I'd recommend searching for "subpar sandbox" or "sp sandbox"