By Ian Bogost
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*** Crashes related to user-created objects have been fixed! Thanks for your feedback! ***
A snowglobe toy for your iPhone or iPod Touch. Tilt, turn, and shake it like a real snowglobe.
You can play with the high-quality, humorous stock objects provided, or import a photo or image downloaded from the Internet to put in your snowglobe. Save and edit these to show friends or family.
Snowglobe also allows you to import souvenirs from the 100 worldwide airports in Persuasive Games's iPhone/iPod Touch game Jetset, via Facebook. Follow the product link for more information.
- Realistic 3D snowglobe simulation responds to motion and shaking like a real snowglobe
- More than a dozen high-quality stock objects, with more added regularly
- Import photos and images to add to your snowglobe
- Mask imported photos for more realism; block off the background so snow can stick to your friends
- Download souvenirs from Jetset via your Facebook account
What's New in Version 1.2
- Fixed crashes when creating objects from user photos
- Fixed bug related to renaming user-created objects
- Fixed bug that sometimes caused erroneous renaming of "stock" objects
I know this app was free but I'm going to complain regardless. Here goes: I was browsing AppAdvice and found what seemed to be a cute and fun app--a snow globe into which you can insert a photo of your own choice. I thought, "Wow, what a neat way for me to show my 9,000 miles distant boyfriend how goofy in love with him I am!" It will not let me insert his photo. It wouldn't even allow me to scroll through my photos to get to the one I wanted. I had to email the one I wanted to myself and then save the image so it would show up in the last few rows of the photos in my album, which are the only photos the app will allow you to access. Waste of time. Once I got the picture of Mike to where I needed it to be in order to select it, I then chose it only to have the app immediately crash on me. Several times I tried to put him inside this snow globe, but it crashed each and every time. This really is a nifty idea for a nonsense little app but I expected it to do what it claimed it would. Developers, could you, would you, please fix this? Bacon is just fine for breakfast but who in the sam hill wants it inside their snow globe? Not I! I want my boyfriend in there.., hehehehehe...boy, do I want him inside there. : )
The swiping for erasing needs too much pressure. Picture can't be resized once it is in the globe. It would be nice if you could save your snowglobe image to your photo library
Cute idea but.....
It's a very cute idea. But you can only put one thing in the snowglobe! You should be able to move things around and size them. Otherwise, very cute.
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- Category: Entertainment
- Updated: Feb 26, 2009
- Version: 1.2
- Size: 0.9 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Ian Bogost
- Copyright © 2008 Persuasive Games LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 2.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.