July 27, 2010 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Boston, Massachusetts - Independent developer Evan Beland announced today the successful launch of Match aPhoto, a unique game for the iPad and iPhone that allows users to play and interact with their photos in a new way. The game is an update of the card game known traditionally known as Concentration, Memory or Pairs. Match aPhoto allows you to take photos on the fly and add them directly into the game. Match aPhoto is free on the Apple App store as part of an introductory offer that will run through July 28th.
During the first 48 hours of the introductory offer more than 1400 users downloaded Match aPhoto in 39 app stores worldwide. Most notably in the Netherlands where at the time of this release Match aPhoto is ranked #2 in the kids games category and is the #56 most downloaded iPhone application.
Match aPhoto is fully customizable to help you remember what you want to remember. You can play with your photos or photos of anything you add to your device's library and even add pictures on the go with the iPhone camera.
Some of the many features include:
* Six difficulty levels to suit any age or intellect
* Import photos from your device library or camera
* Easy import tool makes game pieces from your photos
* 200 picture perfect images in five categories to start you out
* Add match descriptions to remember, places, names or anything you like
* Quick peek to help out when interrupted
* Fun animations and sounds
"Finally a game that I am interested in playing with the kids! .... We compete to see who can do it the fastest. The pictures are ones that interest them and I finally have them playing something that benefits their minds. Great job guys!" - TinyStar101 (Canada)
"Really enjoyed this app myself, especially with the "use your own photos" mode. My daughter absolutely loves it. I've had a hard time getting my phone back since showing it to her" - santoran (USA)
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.1 or later
* 44.8 MB
Pricing and Availability:
As part of an introductory offer, Match aPhoto 1.1 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. To receive a free trial promotion code for reviewing purposes please send your contact information to Evan Beland.
Mr. Beland is an independent iPhone and iPad developer and contractor based in Boston, MA. Copyright (C) 2010 E. J. Beland. 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.