June 15, 2013 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Reading, United Kingdom - Hyperlines has now been launched worldwide on the App store. Hyperlines is distinguished by its extremely intuitive, fast-paced gameplay: drag or tap coloured tiles to form lines of 5 or more in the same colour, as new tiles rapidly fill the board. A deep strategic element is added by the possibility of winning bonus points for special combinations. With 'normal' and 'speed' game modes, Hyperlines should appeal both to casual and hardcore gamers.
Hyperlines has already generated a lot of excitement among beta testers, its simple but addictive gameplay winning comparisons in particular to 'Tetris' (cited by Indie game developer Jonah Wilberg as an inspiration for the game, along with the other classic Russian game 'Lines'). With full Game Center support and detailed statistics and highscore information, it offers a classic, infinite, highscore-based game experience.
"For me, quality gameplay is everything", says Indie game developer Jonah Wilberg. "I get bored of a game very quickly, no matter how great the graphics, or narrative, if there are just one or two small game design flaws. Although Hyperlines also has quality sound and graphics, I kept my focus firmly on ensuring that the gameplay is as near to perfect as possible."
"The game is really at its best on the iPad", says Jonah Wilberg, "The slightly larger tiles and 9x9 game board make the user interface and gameplay just that little bit more perfect".
* iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 5.0 for later
* Universal app optimized for display on all iOS devices, including iPhone 5
* 30.4 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Hyperlines 1.0.1 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. The iPhone version is free to download and play (though highscore and stats features are restricted until the in-game upgrade is purchased). The iPad version is available on a pay to own basis at a slightly higher price. Promo codes are available on request.
Hypergame Studios is a new Indie studio located in Reading, UK. Its owner is game developer Jonah Wilberg. Hypergame Studios is committed to bringing the highest standards of game design to the mobile games market. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2013 Jonah Wilberg. 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. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.