April 24, 2015 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Sophia-Antipolis, France - AR Watch Experience today is pleased to introduce Games Starter Pack for the Apple Watch 1.0, a bundle of 9 games optimized for the Apple Watch. The bundle encompasses a variety of games from puzzles, arcades, gambling, math, logic and memory to keep any Apple Watch user entertained. A few games provide game progression cross-platform between the Apple Watch and iPhone, while others boast global ranking capabilities. Every game is iPhone compatible, but fun perks are offered to users who play on the Apple Watch.
Games Starter for the Apple Watch Includes:
* Dungeon Monsters: Adventure RPG game
* Gravity Mike: Arcade game
* Star Salamander: Logical puzzle game
* 7 Friends: Logical puzzle game
* Tic Tac Toe 3D: Classic Tic Tac Toe in 3D
* Othello Masters: Classic Othello with 3 difficulty levels and 3 grid sizes
* Video Poker Watch Edition: Classic Video Poker
* Red 888: Logical Puzzle Game
* MM Memo Math: Memory and Math Game
All games contain a global ranking feature that compares a player's progress with all other players. Users can create healthy competition between friends or strangers by utilizing the ranking features associated with each game. These rankings are managed independently on the Apple Watch and the iPhone.
The Dungeon Monsters game communicates game progression between the Apple Watch and iPhone for continuous and streamlined gaming. The Video Poker game transfers credits between the Apple Watch and iPhone, so users can gamble using their preferred device without ever having to start from scratch. A neat feature offered by the Video Poker game is the daily gift that users receive on their Apple Watch.
Games Starter Pack for the Apple Watch is perfect for new Apple Watch owners who would like to experience a myriad of cognitive games without a hefty price tag. Each game has been created to nicely fit the Apple Watch's interface without the feeling of a crowded or low quality experience and can range from gambling, puzzles, time management, strategy and more. Each game displays a unique design theme with bright colors and animations.
* Bright, colorful, graphics and animations
* Each game incorporates different design theme
* A mixture of logic, memory, mathematical, and skill games
* 9 games bundled into one friendly package
* All games work on iPhone as well
* Game progression is shared between Apple Watch and iPhone for Dungeon Monsters
* Credits shared between Apple Watch and iPhone for Video Poker Watch Edition
* Receive a daily gift exclusively on Apple Watch for the Video Poker Watch Edition
Dungeon Monsters contains 3D mazes, where players must find their way out, while fighting monsters along the way. Fortunately, players may collect magic potions to improve their sword power and collect gold to raise their score. A 2D map is available for extra help, but players must find it first. Gold collected and level reached is saved and shared between the Apple Watch and iPhone, however, the gold earned on the Apple Watch is worth 2x more than what is collected on the iPhone.
Gravity Mike is an arcade adventure game, where gamers are locked in a maze. The goal is to find the magical object that unlocks the exit before finding the exit and escaping. Players have the power to defy gravity and walk on the ceiling. Another neat feature is the ability to activate or deactivate power switches to hazardous electricity traps. To win the game, players must escape 50 levels.
Star Salamander is a game of collecting all stars on each level. Logic is required to complete this game, as there is only one possible solution. The game comes with 2 modes: Start Trip and Star God Adventure.
7 friends is a logical puzzle game, where the player must group numbered balls of the same color together. The balls will disappear only if their sum is 7. The game comes with 2 modes: Adventure and Challenge. In Adventure mode, players must try to finish the 42 first levels (in 6 different worlds) to access the last world, where they will meet the 7 hardest levels. In Challenge mode, gamers can play a quick game in the 6 different levels of difficulty. The harder the level, the more points collected.
The classic game of Tic Tac Toe offers a 3D twist. The game is similar to a traditional game of Tic Tac Toe, but is played on three grids stacked on top of each other. To score a point, a player must place 3 of their symbols on 3 squares that line up vertically, horizontally, or diagonally, on a single grid, or spaced evenly over all three grids. The player plays versus the device, where players can display full statistics, and there are challenges to complete.
In the Classical Othello/Reversi game, players take turns placing disks on the board with their assigned color facing up. a player plays against the device and to win the game, a player must have the majority of disks turned over to display their color when the last playable empty square is filled. During a play, disks are turned over to the current player's color when any disks of the opponent's color are in a straight line and bounded by the disk just placed and another disk. Classic Othello comes with 3 types of grids and 3 levels of difficulty, as you play versus the device.
The Video Poker Watch Edition: Classic Video Poker obeys the standard video poker rules and is a single hand video poker machine. It is played with a standard 52 card deck and the cards are shuffled before each hand. Players can double their win after winning a hand. Also, a daily gift is available to players who play this game on their Apple Watch. Credits are shared between the iPhone and the Apple Watch games.
Red 888 is a math game with a goal of exactly reaching the target number of 888. By adding, subtracting or multiplying the current number with one of the many numbers on the screen, using the provided arrows. Jokers can be collected while playing.
MM Memo Math is also a math game in which memory and mental math skills will be required. The goal is to remember the previous number and to find the calculation that was used to compute the new one. The faster a player is, the more points he win.
"What better way to experience high quality games if not for a nine game bundle?," asked Alexandre Minard of AR Watch Experience. "The Games Starter Pack for Apple Watch contains original games created for the Apple watch and made to attract all personality types, while promoting fun mental training. This package gives players the ability to experience the Apple Watch in an exhilarating way. Best of all, players can conveniently wear their games without the necessary clutter of tablets and wires."
* Apple Watch
* iOS 8.2 or later
* 134 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Games Starter Pack for the Apple Watch 1.0 is $4.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. Save $7 when purchased as a bundle. Review copies are available on request.
Based in Sophia-Antipolis, France, AR Watch Experience was founded by independent developer Alexandre Minard in 2009. The goal of the company is to provide high quality games on mobile platforms. Copyright (C) 2015 AR Watch Experience. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.