[dropcap style=”style1″]G[/dropcap]unpowder is an explosive physics puzzler created by San Francisco indie developer Rogue Rocket Games and will be released on App Store this Tuesday.
Vietgame.asia – Independent developer Rogue Rocket Games – whose co-founders previously worked on classic hits like Earthworm Jim, MDK, and Escape From Monkey Island – today announced that Gunpowder, their charming Wild West themed physics puzzler, is set to arrive for iPad on the Apple App Store as a “Pay Once and Play” title on March 31, 2015. Gunpowder expertly blends addictive timed puzzles and explosive gameplay that will delight gamers of all ages.When the dastardly Boss Grimshaw swindles the innocent townspeople of their gold to fund his railroad, a lone hero emerges: Incendio. Inspired by the tale of Robin Hood, Incendio sets out to make Grimshaw pay through the nose. Armed with their wits and a keg of gunpowder, players must help Incendio liberate the town’s stolen gold by blasting Grimshaw’s safes and piggy banks sky-high through a series of carefully choreographed chained explosions.
Gunpowder is a one-of-a-kind physics-based puzzle game featuring colorful artwork, a charming backstory and clever game design that is sure to appeal to gamers of all ages. With a simple swipe of the finger, Gunpowder is easy to pick up but offers ever-increasing challenges through thought-provoking brainteasers, immersive physics-based gameplay elements and the use of numerous environmental objects – flaming wagons, Gatling guns, chandeliers, cannons, mine carts and more!
With 125 unique levels, timed trials, numerous Easter eggs, unlockable achievements and the ability to compete against friends via Apple’s Game Center, Gunpowder can be played many times over, as players seek to find the fastest and best way to solve each puzzle.“We are incredibly excited to release Gunpowder on the iPad,” said Richard Sun, Co-founder of Rogue Rocket Games. “Nothing is more rewarding for an independent developer than releasing a game built from our love and passion for the medium and reaching players from around the world. Gunpowder was as much of a blast to make as it is to play!”
“Gunpowder‘s adaption of the legendary Robin Hood tale makes it instantly recognizable and familiar to players of all ages,” said Nick Bruty, Co-founder of Rogue Rocket Games. “When we started to develop Gunpowder, we wanted to tell a whimsical story as well as make a really fun game. Having worked in the industry for over eighteen years, I’m confident that Gunpowder will be enjoyed by many.”
Gunpowder will be available on the Apple App Store on March 31, 2015 for $4.99 in the “Pay Once and Play” category. It is compatible with the iPad Gen 2 or newer, running iOS 6.0 and above.[su_icon_panel background=”transparent” border=”1px none #cccccc” shadow=”0px 0px 0px #eeeeee” icon=”icon: html5″ icon_color=”#1f6dc9″ icon_size=”70″ url=”http://www.roguerocketgames.
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About Rogue Rocket Games
Rogue Rocket Games is an indie game developer based in the heart of San Francisco. Formed in 2011 by a group of multi-talented professionals, Rogue Rocket Games is a small but hardworking game company whose mission is to pioneer original, entertaining games that offer new and innovative play. Led by industry veterans Nick Bruty and Richard Sun – whose combined portfolio includes such classic hits as Earthworm Jim, MDK, and Escape From Monkey Island – Rogue Rocket Games prides itself on making incredibly fun-to-play games. For more information about Rogue Rocket Games, please visit Our Homepage, follow us on Twitter and on Facebook.