By Kenneth Mayfield
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Smooth table hockey with a victorian twist!
As reviewed by MacWorld. Peak ranking: #6 USA, #3 Germany, #2 France, #1 Japan & Italy (games/family/free), #30 Top Free overall (Italy), #11 all Games/Free (Japan). #38th Free Game in USA! **Featured New & Noteworthy** 02/2010 Games section.
Video & reviews at steampunkhockey.com
Version 1.7 features:
∝ Single and Two-Player modes
∝ Up to FOUR discs at once
∝ Retina Display support
∝ Game Center support with Leaderboard and 39 Achievements
∝ One-button *fast* start-to-play
∝ Auto-save settings, level, score: play anytime!
∝ Replay unlocked levels
∝ Forty-eight levels premade
∝ Endless random levels thereafter
∝ Four selectable backgrounds
∝ AI slow/medium/fast selector
∝ Switchable soft/hard bounces
∝ Particles on/off
∝ Five obstacle types: accelerator, bead, barrier and gliding pylon, exploding "breakout" brick
∝ Musical sounds
∝ Obstacles on/off
∝ Physics-based motion
∝ Several paddle and disc sizes
∝ OpenFeint Leaderboards and Achievements
"Steampunk Hockey is undoubtedly one of the, if not the most gorgeous hockey game out on the iPhone and iPod Touch - combining Victorian sensibilities amid the trappings of a sophisticated mobile sports game." 5/5, AppSized review
"Air-hockey as Jules Verne would have imagined it!" 5/5
"Best "air hockey" app on the iPhone..by far." 5/5
"I really like the art style. And the sound effects are perfect too. And it's one of the best hockey apps out there." 5/5
"This is the best hockey game I've seen so far. Thank you for letting us have this wonderful game." 5/5
"Love the musical sounds" 5/5
"Beautiful. My favorite hockey game." 5/5
"I can now delete my other air hockey games I've downloaded. I'll never play them again. They weren't bad, and they were fun, but Steampunk Hockey is just a cut above the rest." 5/5
"Extremamente aditivo. Bons gráfico, gfx e muita rapidez de movimentos." 5/5
"Echt een aanrader en zeer verslavend" (Highly addictive, and very recommended) 5/5
"Très sympa. Bien plus originale que les autres de ce type graphiquement meilleur [...]" 4/5
"Wirklich ein sehr gelungenes Game mit super gestalteter Grafik und kurzweiligem Spielspaß. Läuft super gut und die steuerung ist präzise." 5/5
"Amazing!!! This should be the number one PAID app. The developer outdid him/her/themself with this one!!! THANK YOU" 5/5
"The best hockey game I've ever played on iPhone. Thanks every one straight from my heart who are behind the game." 5/5
"It is an absolute joy to play, the sound effects elevate this simple air hockey variation into something very tactile and special." 5/5
"This game is so much more fun than most regular air hockey games. The graphics are great, with a magical-like feel because of all the colored sparks, but what I love most are the sound effects. Every time the puck is hit you hear musical notes. Sweet!" 5/5
Hockey re-imagined with the finest of Victorian technologies!
No expense is spared to bring you the newest electric entertainments of our modern age.
Featuring meticulously hand-designed brass and crystal precision simulations, SteamPunk Hockey remakes an old tradition into a modern experience for young and old alike.
Control the virtual electric and magnetic properties of your paddle to score upon the opponent's goal with your choice of game disc.
A one and two-player experience for a moment's diversion from your worldly troubles.
What's New in Version 1.7
* Corrected bug causing crash on winning
* Upgraded to iOS 5
* Updated physics and game libraries
Quite a challenge, and at the same time a game that can be pulled out when you just have a few minutes free. Love the obstacles!
- Category: Games
- Updated: Feb 11, 2012
- Version: 1.7
- Size: 27.3 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Kenneth Mayfield
- © 2009, 2010, 2011 Kenneth Mayfield
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.