November 10, 2012 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Kiev, Ukraine - RunServer today is pleased to introduce "Its a game!" app for iOS, a brain teaser game inspired by popular television show Jeopardy! Original TV game "Svoya Igra" (licensed Jeopardy! sibling) was presented in Russia 16 years ago and still very popular and is shown every week. It's mobile implementation first came to Android and now it comes to iPhone and iPad in English.
For Jeopardy! fans, 'Its a game!' is a nostalgic, retro homage like just a small TV show in your pocket. On the other hand it's a real brain teaser for erudites. There is nothing extraneous in game mechanics or graphical design: there are three players in the game and a game field filled with different priced questions of several categories. Each game contains of tree regular rounds and one final round. For each question there is 60-seconds timer and "Answer" button for every human player.
* Thousands of questions and categories from J! Archive
* Interesting facts and wisdom quotes on the start page
* Practice, online and other game modes
* Random Auction and Pig in a Pocket questions
* Three difficulty modes
* Hot seat game with rating table
* Sound effects
* Dozen of different avatars for players
* Full support for all iOS 4.3 - 6.0 devices including iPhone 5 and iPad Mini
Graphics resembles original TV show retro style. Players can select one of stylish cartoon avatars for their characters. Touch control allows more fluid gameplay and higher scores. Also special question types Auction and Pig in a Pocket can be randomly spotted during the gameplay and also highest scored players are allowed to send a feedback directly to developers with "I was right!" button.
"It's a real gift for scholars and puzzle amateurs!" commented Alexei Garbuzenko. "You have to be skilled in many areas to compete AI on maximum difficulty. Really fascinating experience!"
* U.S. English
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 4.3 or later
* Universal app optimized for display on all iOS devices
* 12.7 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Its a Game HD 1.0 is $0.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. A free version is scheduled for next week. Review copies are available on request.
Based in Kiev, Ukraine, RunServer was founded by Alexei Garbuzenko in 2004. RunServer are experts in development of mobile, online and server applications, including, but not limited to, MMO games, real-time broadcasting solutions and other kinds of time-critical software. Copyright (C) 2004-2012 RunServer. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.