April 19, 2011 in Gaming (E)
[prMac.com] London, Ontario - Big Blue Bubble's Burn the Rope has ignited puzzle gaming on the iPhone and iPad, and will soon be doing the same for the Mac OS. Wickman has been looking to make his next move, and with brand new cursor and keyboard-driven controls, Burn the Rope for Mac OS brings the original hit mobile gaming experience and proven flame-lighting fun to Mac gaming enthusiasts everywhere!
The goal of Burn the Rope is to burn as much rope as possible on each level. The fire only burns upwards, so the player must rotate the rope to keep the flame going - once all the flames are out, it's game over! With clever puzzle designs for each level and rope-crawling insects that add to the gameplay in unique and interesting ways, Burn the Rope is one of the hottest apps in the App Store. Burn the Rope is fast-paced addictive fun, and the Burn the Rope for Mac OS is sure to please puzzle game fans of any age!
* 112 exciting levels
* New puzzle of the day feature
* Incredibly fun and addictive
* Unique controls
* Beautiful graphics and cool fire effects
* Easy to learn, hard to master
* Fun for the whole family
Burn the Rope has received a great deal of praise from the critics and has been nominated for several awards including best of 2010. Burn the Rope was also selected as "App of the Day" on both Gizmodo and TUAW.
Take a look at what the critics are saying:
* "Burn the Rope is a pretty great experience" - TouchArcade
* "Definitely worth grabbing" - AppSpy
* "This is a definite must buy" - TouchGen
* "The fire physics in the game are excellent" - AppSafari
* "Burn the Rope has the inventiveness that makes the best puzzle games interesting." - SlideToPlay
* Mac OS X 10.6.6 or later
* 36.2 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Burn the Rope 1.0 is $5.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the Mac App Store in the Games category.
With over 60 high profile games in its portfolio, Big Blue Bubble, Inc. is one of Canada's leading video game developers. Each of the company's three divisions (mobile, console and casual) is dedicated to making the best possible games by combining innovative design with top-caliber art and industry-leading programming. By maintaining a strong focus on the development of technology and showcasing it through award winning games, Big Blue Bubble, Inc. will continue to lead the way in becoming a cornerstone of the casual gaming world. Copyright (C) 2011 Big Blue Bubble Inc. 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.