By Viacheslav Klimov
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Best October statistics:
Top-5 paid puzzles in five countries including US
Top-25 paid arcades in twenty-five countries including US
In fact, this puzzle game has the feature set of apps well above it’s price point. It’s easy to see why the App Store reviews are overwhelmingly positive.
With its attractive graphical style, simple gameplay, and exciting power-ups and power-downs, Alien Glyphs is poised to take its place as one of the app store’s newest puzzle phenoms...
"Game quickly changes your perception of the genre by adding flavor and much more to present to you something surprisingly delightful for your gaming pleasure. Now there seems to be one game that wants to break the mold, Alien Glyphs."
- Mobile TechReview
"Alien Glyphs is an interesting new perception/matching game that has you exercising your mind in a surprisingly pressure-filled scenario... the real strength of the game is the individual mental challenge it presents in what is a seemingly simple task."
- Touch Arcade
Alien Glyphs presents an original conception of an arcade survival game, which gives you the chance to meld with mysterious hieroglyphs of an alien race. While playing you have to find glyph pairs in the allotted time, activate power-ups, fight against mutators and escape penalties. You can train all your attention and reflexes to razor edged sharpness.
Play just for fun or train yourself to grandmaster skills! Earn achievements and challenge your friends on the OpenFeint social network! Submit your best scores and compete with the best players all over the world! Listen to an outstanding in-game sound track or play along with your favorite iTunes music!
HOW TO PLAY:
Alien Glyphs is a puzzle-based arcade game. The goal is simple but challenging - to find the pair for each target glyph on the alien control panel and then strike it. You have a limited time for each glyph. If the time expires another glyph appears on the bar. If the bar is filled with glyphs, the game is over. Power-ups and penalties can slow down or speed up the timer, mutate or mix glyphs, and more. For each completed game you have the option to create challenges and send them to your friends.
★ Infinite survival challenge
★ Multiplayer up to four players (Bluetooth & WiFi)
★ Voice notifications
★ Four gameplay modes -- Survival, Quick Play, Time Attack and Count Down
★ Four Difficulty levels
★ OpenFeint ready (including 20+ achievements and two challenge modes)
★ Perfect suitability for touch controls
★ Personal and Worldwide high-score boards
★ Hi-score progression in real-time (both personal and worldwide)
★ Eight different visual themes
★ Complete tutorial
★ In-game news
Visit homepage VKlimov.com for gameplay video and trailer.
What's New in Version 1.1.2
OpenFeint upgrade to 2.4.2
Minor bug fix
Quite an addictive game, would like to see it updated for the ipod touch 5 screen size.
Great game a must have!
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Great game!! BUT sure i paid for this app so for that 2 stars
- Category: Games
- Updated: 27 January 2010
- Version: 1.1.2
- Size: 15.0 MB
- Languages: English, German, Russian
- Developer: Viacheslav Klimov
- © Viacheslav Klimov
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.