Chain Link HD
By Software Beyond Limits
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♦♣ Top 100 Arcade/Action iPad game for two straight months in all countries! ♣♦
♦♣ iPhone version is featured under Apple's "Hot New Games", "What's Hot" and "New and Noteworthy" sections in iTunes ♣♦ HD graphics, control multiple chains, and more space for longer chains exclusive to the iPad version! This high adrenaline touch and drag action game has four unique game modes that offers four different gaming experiences for one low price!
• HD graphics! Beautiful backgrounds. Shapes and powerups are now larger to take advantage of the HD graphics.
• More space! More room to create longer chains that weren't possible with the iPhone.
• Control two chains at once! You now have even more control over the action.
• Gameplay optimized for relaxed iPad use! Kick back in your chair, put your legs up and play the game in your lap for the best playing experience.
With no complex controls to learn or buttons to press, CHAIN LINK HD only requires one finger to play. Touch and drag an assortment of shapes across the screen to chain them with other similar shapes and send them into the pulsating vortex to score. The longer the chain the more points awarded but long chains risk colliding with foreign shapes which will destroy the chain and potentially end the game. With four degrees of difficulty, players of any age can enjoy this game.
FEATURES TWELVE POWER-UPS
There are 17 power-ups a chain can collect on contact to ensure survivability and maximize points, ranging from miniature chains to multi-colored chains to metamorphosis to chain invincibility.
FOUR UNIQUE GAME MODES
• Hyper Chain - Score as high as possible in 60 seconds.
• Timed game mode - Race against the clock to earn enough points to add additional play time. Collisions subtract points but don't end the game.
• Arcade game mode - Shapes fly across the screen and any collision will end the game. Offers leisurely play with no time limits.
• Static game mode - Shapes are created on a static grid and don't move. Clear the screen by chaining around the maze of other colorful shapes without getting too close. This mode gives the player three lives so one mistake won't end the game.
ADVANCED OPENFEINT SUPPORT
Competitive nature is built into the game! Send in-game challenges to your friends. Winning results can be posted to facebook and twitter to gloat to your friends. You also get real time notices as you beat high scores and climb the ranks of the global leaderboards that can optionally be posted to facebook and twitter. Plus over 40 leader boards and 30 achievements.
Earn and complete quests for extra points and unlock new power-ups.
FLUID CHAIN MOVEMENT
The chain will react based on how fast or slow you move your finger.
There are three ways to earn additional points:
• Speedster - Make a chain fast. The first one is a 2x bonus but if you do more speed chains within a short period of time then the multiplier increases.
• Repeater - Score repeated times with the same type of chain.
• Traveler - You can also try an optional flick to send the chain flying towards the vortex for extra points. The further away you are from the vortex when you flick, the higher the score.
OTHER AMAZING FEATURES
• Offers easy, medium and hard degrees of difficulty! A special hardcore mode is offered for players who have mastered the art of chaining.
• A rich 3D sound experience when using headphones.
• High production value with beautiful graphics, advanced particle effects and fluid chain movement.
• Designed exclusively to take advantage of touch screen devices so controlling the game feels natural.
• Listen to your own music from your media library as you play.
• Save and restore your game at any time.
What's New in Version 2.1
New in v2.1
- New Chain Link arcade level called Mini Mode where all the shapes are smaller and move slower so you can make extremely long chains that aren't possible with the original Chain Link levels! (now free to all)
- Improved physical movements of chains
- Performance improvement for 1st generation iPad
New in v2.0
- Chain Pattern is now an in-app purchase ($0.99) for Chain Link Pro. Anyone who already owns Chain Pattern will already have this in-app unlocked. Contains static, arcade and memory modes for a total of 9 new levels.
- New gameplay called Chain Entity where the shape grows as you link it with similar shapes. As the shape gets bigger, the camera zooms out giving you a larger playing area. Available as an in-app purchase ($0.99). Contains 12 new levels.
- Updated background for Easy levels
- Added Game Center leaderboards and achievements!
- Upgraded Openfeint, physics and graphic engine
- New undo feature. Almost beat your high score? Use an undo to keep your score and continue playing the same game! Only one undo can be used per game. Available as an in-app purchase or won with the mystery bonus.
- One free undo given to all players when the update is first installed so use it wisely!
- New mystery reward bonus - play often and earn the mystery bonus once a day. You can win a 4x or higher score multiplier bonus for all shapes for 30 seconds, 20x or higher score multiplier for your current shape or a free Undo. (Click the Powerups menu on the main screen to see when you can earn your next daily mystery bonus) (Bonus doesn't spawn for Hyper Chain maps)
- Auto-pause and auto-save when the game is interrupted or sent to the background
- Added "Gift this app" feature under the More menu link from the main menu
- Added Help menu to pause screen
- Improved game timer look and moved to lower left corner for timed games
- Chain Pattern spawns in shapes faster then the original for faster paced action