October 21, 2009 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Shoreview, Minnesota - Twilight Golf is platformer-esque adventure through the dark reaches of Twilight Temple. Players swipe to move through physics puzzles to reach the goal in as few strokes as possible. Brought to you by the developers of Crayon Ball, the critically acclaimed iPhone Apple Staff Pick, Twilight Golf features Chipmunk Physics and Howling Moon Software's new SHADE shadowing engine, the first real time dynamic shadowing system seen on the iPhone.
* Takes full advantage of the powerful Chipmunk Physics engine
* Uses our new SHADE shadow engine for amazing lighting effects
* 30 unique puzzles, with intricate handcrafted levels
Captivating ambiance, haunting music, physics based sounds, and stunning visualsEach puzzle has you trying to reach the goal using the fewest strokes. Blocking your progress are a number of obstacles such as teeter totters, gears, ratchets, drawbridges, swinging chains, gravity orbs, sticky orbs, levers, flip flops, elevators, and much more! Beyond the great gameplay are top notch graphics and the physics based sound system. Twilight Golf is an iPhone adventure like no other.
"I didn't know what to expect when I first opened up this application. But, as I started to play, I recognized the physics elements in the game and started to enjoy it immediately. The first level hooked me already. The visuals are very nice and polished. The various levels provide for very unique gameplay, where trial and error is mixed with strategy and timing. - Kong Shi"
Pricing and Availability:
Twilight Golf works with iPhone 3G, the original iPhone, and iPod touch. It's available on the App Store after October 21st, 2009. Twilight Golf costs $2.99 (USD). Twilight Golf Lite is available for free and contains a sampling of the levels available in Twilight Golf.
Based in Shoreview, Minnesota, Howling Moon Software is a privately funded company co-founded in 2008 by Scott Lembcke and Andy Korth. Both are alumni of the University of Minnesota, Morris, and graduated in Computer Science in 2007. With an focus on the Mac and iPhone platforms, Howling Moon Software is devoted to creating quality software. They have created ScribBall and Crayon Ball, releasing versions for the iPhone, Mac, and Windows platforms. They have also created several games as work for hire. Copyright 2009 Howling Moon Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.