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HumStar is adequate filler for iOS pop song fans that abhor or fear karaoke, but some of the smaller details drag it down.
App DescriptionHave you been through times when a catchy tune gets stuck in your head, keeps playing itself over and over again and never seems to leave your mind-space? You notice yourself bobbing your head, drumming your fingers or tapping your feet as the mental volume of the song gets louder and louder. And you just can't stop humming it when you are alone, in the shower, going on a long drive or washing dishes. Well, how about getting your friends involved in a challenge of sorts, a humming challenge, that will make you hum, pay rapt attention, put on your thinking cap and crack those really familiar tunes.
HumStar is a fun app that will have you showing off your humming skills and make your friends rack their brain to guess the tunes. And while you needn't remember the lyrics of the songs, you can still belt them out with your confident humming, sounding like an expert in music. Music junkies can put their knowledge to the test by guessing the hummed tunes, compete with friends and discover new music along the way.
- Popular & hit songs in every genre imaginable
- 3 ways to invite friends for challenges – eMail, Facebook, Random
- 3 unique modes of difficulty
- Listen to the original track as many times as you like
- Record your humming and listen to the playback before submission
- Swap songs if required
- Get hints whenever needed
- A well-defined scoring system
- Turn-based multi player game
- Cool sound effects
- Suitable for everyone
HumStar is an exciting music trivia game that poses interesting humming and guessing challenges. It comes loaded with audio clips from your favorite English tracks in all genres and lets you select your friends from your email list, Facebook contacts or connect with random players from around the world. Players take turns in humming and guessing popular songs.
Easy mode – The original song (with vocals) is audible while humming. The hum is submitted to the opponent with background music for easy identification. Both players win a coin each for a right guess.
Medium mode - The background musicis audible while humming. The hum is submitted to the opponent with background musicfor easy identification. Both players win 2 coins each for a right guess.
Hard mode – No assistance will be provided while humming. The hum is submitted to the opponent without the background music. Both players win 3 coins each for a right guess.
If you have what it takes to become a humming sensation, this is your chance to prove it. Listen to the playback and re-record your humming as many times as you wish, till you feel you can't do it better. Your opponent will be all ears to guess it right. Give each other virtual high-fives when you win coins!Test your music knowledge and challenge your friends to guess your tunes, in a fun and competitive learning environment. HumStar will have you humming away throughout the day and keep you reminded of familiar tunes, old favorites and latest hits from various music genres.
August 16, 2012 Initial Release