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Gears is a ball-rolling game from Crescent Moon Software that tasks players with navigating a ball through 27 hazardous levels.
What's NewFix crash bugs on iOS 5 and iOS 6
Various minor improvements
App Description'Gears is a beautiful, challenging, and epic ball-rolling game. This iPhone genre will never be the same.' - Slidetoplay
Gears - The Apple Game of the Week that was the #1 iPad game in 6 countries!
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Touch Arcade 'Gears is Gorgeous'
Slidetoplay 4/4 'Gears is a beautiful, challenging, and epic ball-rolling game. This iPhone genre will never be the same.'
The Appera 9/10 'Best Ball Rolling Game on the App store'
PocketGamer - 'Gears looks absolutely jaw-dropping'
iPhone Quality Index Score: 9.1
PocketfullofApps.com 'Best Game on iOS so far this year' 5/5
TouchGen 4/5 - 'If you want a true challenge you can’t go wrong with Gears.'
Modojo - 'Both gorgeous and incredibly thrilling, it's without question one of the App Store's best.'
Nominated for 3 Unity Develop awards
Explore the fanciful world of Gears! A gorgeous 3D physics-based ball rolling platformer that redefines the genre, Gears immerses you into adventure with 3 beautifully detailed worlds of 27 unique and challenging levels. Gears will have you on the edge of your seat for hours of gameplay... this is like no game you’ve ever played bebrbfore.
Enhanced for the latest iOS devices with beautiful high-resolution graphics, Gears also supports retina display and Apple GameCenter integration.
Gears features easy gameplay with challenging levels. You control your ball to pick up as many power-points as possible with either a swipe of the finger or through tilting your device. Four difficulty settings will let you perfect your game while trying to beat the best of the best on GameCenter’s Leaderboards.
Quick Tip: For easier play, turn the game timer off in settings!
3 UNIQUE WORLDS
The Brass Menagerie: A steampunk-themed world that will let you get up to speed at your own pace.
Rivers of Magma: Make your way through the depths of a volcano as you try and collect as many points as possible.
The Cavern of Omens: Discover the many different pathways you can take in a underground cave with lakes, waterfalls, mazes and traps.
27 FULL LENGTH LEVELS
Each level is unique and custom designed to delight and challenge you, providing anywhere from 45 seconds to 10 minutes of gameplay per level. You can play with either a time limit to complete each level for more points, or un-timed and at your own pace if you’re just getting started.
HIGH REPLAY VALUE
The world of Gears is large and with many twists and turns. You can take the straight route to the end of the level quickly, or you can explore all the many different branches and paths. Either way you’re bound to always find something new and fun.
ONE FINGER SWIPE OR ACCELEROMETER TILT CONTROL
Have pinpoint control of your ball by swiping anywhere on the screen or enable tilt control for a fun challenge. The choice is yours.
ENHANCED GRAPHICS FOR iPad (3rd Gen), iPhone 4S and iPhone 5
Gears has been enhanced with high resolution graphics that really show you how your new iOS devices can shine.
RETINA DISPLAY FOR 4th AND 5th GENERATION DEVICES
Crisp, clean and beautiful graphics for Retina display enabled devices.
Apple GameCenter INTEGRATION
Try and get the highest score on the planet with GameCenter leaderboard integration.
August 30, 2013 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
June 28, 2013 New version 1.4
October 13, 2012 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
October 13, 2012 New version 1.3
October 12, 2012 New version 1.1.1
April 28, 2011 Initial Release