April 26, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Raleigh, North Carolina - Independent game developer Swift Fox Software is happy to announce the release of their newest iOS game, Rocket Chimp 1.0.0. Take the role of Ham the space chimp on his first voyage into the great unknown. Avoid asteroids, comets, satellites and other space debris all while collecting fuel to keep his ship flying. Using the ship's shields he can bust through anything that stands in his path. But don't forget to collect fuel canisters or you'll be parachuting back to Earth.
The game features very simple tilt and touch based controls. Players can play for free with in game advertisements or the can remove the ads via in-app purchase. Players can also tweet their high score to remove the ads for 2 weeks.
* Smooth accelerometer based controls
* Online Game Center leaderboards
* 13 Game Center Achievements to unlock
* Retina Display support
* Universal - Play on iPad or iPhone/iPod touch
* Play for free with ads
* Remove ads with a tweet or in-app purchase
* iPhone, iPod touch and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.0 or later
Pricing and Availability
Rocket Chimp is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category as Universal App. An In-App purchase is available to remove the ads.
Swift Fox Software is currently a one man operation run by Jason Clardy based in Raleigh, NC. Jason graduated with a bachelors degree in Computer Science from North Carolina State University in 2010 and began working on iOS development full time in 2011. His focus is on creating fun, casual games with accessible controls that can be played by people of all ages. Copyright (C) 2011 Swift Fox Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.