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Description

The Company is evil and must be stopped...at least that is the information you have received from your informant. Do you think you have what it takes to unlock, decipher, and unravel The Company files? You will need to rely on logic, skill and a bit of luck to get through these mind bending mental (and physical) challenges. As the story unfolds, the mystery of what you are really doing deepens. Will you be able to find the truth?

Each carefully crafted level is unique - no two puzzles are the same - giving you hours of brand new experiences throughout the game. You may even have to think outside the app!

From the escape room fanatic to the person who loves a good mystery, The Company Game is for you!

Includes AR - Augmented Reality puzzles!
Unlock helpful tools and hints - like a Morse Code translator!
Push your phone to the limits of what you thought you would need to do to pass a level.
Location Services and Camera Access are needed to solve some puzzles!

Some quotes:

"It’s like if Blackbox, The Guides, and Device 6 had a baby. And the baby was delivered by a 14-year-old doctor."

"I don't remember a game that has made me mad and frustrated...then smile all within the same level."

"I think my favorite thing so far is the variety of the puzzles. They're all drastically different which keeps it exciting."

"Now, they're saying you've been secretly sent to stump the world with impossible puzzles. If it's got them this upset, I can't wait to play-although I'm a little nervous."

What’s New

Version 1.5

Optimized for iOS 12
iPad bug issues fixed!
Optimized for iPhone XS

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
672 Ratings
672 Ratings
@timrattray ,

Clever but ultimately invasive

There are some seriously interesting uses of the iPhone’s technology at work here that I haven’t seen done elsewhere. However, there’s a reason for that: such usage is incredibly invasive. For example, the game will suddenly start flashing your phone’s camera light or require you to change the date/time settings on your iPhone or maximize the volume, etc. I was luckily playing at home but if something like the camera light flashing happened in public it would have been a problem, and having to change the settings of my phone is a bit uncomfortable.

Ultimately, I decided to call it quits when the game asked me to “run.” I live in an apartment in a city, and while I tried running back and forth a bit (as well as trying to trick the phone by shaking it, etc), nothing worked. There’s really nowhere for me to go “run” and frankly I have no interest in trying to make it happen. I think it’s an unfair ask of the player, a situation where the game’s cleverness gets the better of it.

So, kudos for the concept, there’s some serious outside-the-box thinking here. I don’t think this really works in execution, though.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your feedback. As you state, the nature of the game does bring some interesting ways that your phone must be used. For the run level, you could pass it as a passenger in a car or train as you only need to hit 3.5 meter/sec. If you’d like I can give you a code to pass all levels and allow you to proceed without running. Contact me on Twitter or through my website contact form.

vaficionado ,

Great game! Very engaging

Definitely a great game, in a similar vein to “The Guides” but making more use of environmental factors and sensors. Big fan of the gameplay and the story, though the story could be a little more developed. Puzzles were a great level of difficulty, most requiring only a few minutes to crack and those where I got stuck would usually come to me in a “eureka!” moment after a few hours.

One suggestion - **spoiler alert** - changing date/time settings on a device isn’t great for those of us with corporate integrations that freak out when you do something like that. I had Exchange calendar troubles for days after solving that puzzle. It also might not be the best or most accommodating idea to have puzzles that require physical activity - what about disabled players?

Otherwise, great effort and I can’t wait for the next chapters!

JPoirx ,

Simple Privacy Solutions

**Update - Enter ‘ap1992’ as your name to get past the camera/gps access request. Beware this does change the intended experience. They’ve updated the game description to include mention that camera and gps are required but the website still has no privacy policy page.

This kid is gonna be rich, he developed a heck of a game, I’d have given it 4-5 stars if not for the privacy policy missing entirely.

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The privacy policy is bunk, their website doesn’t list one. I should have read the reviews first and now I’m out $2. If you don’t want to give access to your camera and location you aren’t allowed to play. (Btw I don’t have twitter and your website won’t let me contact you without enabling cookies and JavaScript)

After reading the responses to others who complained about this it’s all for gameplay purposes but this should have easily been resolved.

1. You do not need gps to track movement, something people running in place noticed when they couldn’t progress. I have location services disabled entirely and my phone can still record my steps... I’m holding a pedometer!

2. Camera is tricky because it’s for more than simple photos but they have a way to bypass it already so why not let the player opt out at the start with a warning?

Developer Response ,

The camera is for AR so no way to experience the AR without granting camera access. And the location services registers the speed of your device which uses the GPS to do that calculation. You can email ggogis@gogisdesign.com and they will take care of you. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Adding privacy policy to game page on website!

Information

Seller
gary gogis
Size
252.3 MB
Category
Games
Compatibility
Requires iOS 11.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, 12.9-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi + Cellular, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 9.7-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad (5th generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (5th generation), 12.9-inch iPad Pro (2nd generation), 12.9-inch iPad Pro Wi‑Fi + Cellular (2nd generation), 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 10.5-inch iPad Pro Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad (6th generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (6th generation), iPad Pro (11-inch), iPad Pro (11-inch), iPad Pro (12.9-inch) (3rd generation), and iPad Pro (12.9-inch) (3rd generation).
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© Chain Reaction Games
Price
$1.99

Supports

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  • Family Sharing

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