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Taking a classic puzzle game, turning it upside-down, then playing it backwards might sound both too simple and overly complicated but it actually works brilliantly.
What's New12 new features at 12:12:12 on 12/12/2012:
β 40 NEW puzzles -> 100 puzzles total!
β ASK FOR HELP with puzzles and share animated solutions!
β iCloud SYNC for unlocked puzzles and modes!
β SOLVED iPhone notifications hiding the tetromino - now also shown on the bottom left! (see Settings to turn it off/on)
β NEW RECORD local high score notification!
β CHRISTMAS surprise (hint: new Classic skin that will activate on Christmas day)!
β GIFT this GAME button!
β NOTIFICATIONS of achievement now customized and sliding up from the bottom edge!
β Game Center offline mode tweaks - now syncs achievements and scores when coming back online!
β check for other music playing even when just switching to foreground!
β white screen fade tweaks - also see Settings!
β "You won!" text in Nightmare on successfully merging all the blocks!
App Description"Dream of Pixels is fantastically clever, and I would dare to say that itβs an even better gameplay experience than [the classic]."
β 100 β PadGadget.com, Juli Clover β
A beautiful falling blocks puzzle game, in reverse!
β BEST iPhone/iPad Game of November 2012 β metacritic β iQi TOP 10 iPhone and iPad game of November 2012 β Pocket Gamer β
"Upside-down 'Tetris' Turns Me Inside-out" -- TouchArcade
"Play 'Tetris' in Reverse" -- Mashable, Top Story!
ZEIT ONLINE -- "Wer bei 'Tetris' die Welt um sich herum vergisst, dem wird es bei Dream of Pixels genauso ergehen."
β Top Story on Mashable.com β
β Game of the Week on TouchArcade forum β
β New & Noteworthy iPhone app in 88 countries! β
β TOP 10 iPad Puzzle in 10 countries incl. US β
β TOP 100 iPhone Game in 25 countries incl. US β
Stellar critic reviews:
β 4.5 β TouchArcade.com
β 4.5 β Modojo.com
β 4.0 β 148apps.com
β 5.0 β AppAdvice.com
β 5.0 β PadGadget.com
β Game of the Week β TouchArcade forum
β Game of the Week β Modojo.com
β Game of the Week β AppAdvice.com
β Game of the Week β g4tv.com
β App of the Day β GameTrailers.com
β App of the Day β Kotaku.com GAOTD
β App of the Day β eurogamer
A brilliant twist on the old classic - unpack tetromino blocks instead of the usual packing. Tap on the mesmerizing grid to unpack tetrominos and watch them spin, rotate and fall. Clear the lines from the beautiful cloudy grid fast enough - or it's dream over.
β ENJOY the beautiful ever-changing visuals!
β UNPACK lines in this brilliant twist on the falling blocks classic!
β PLAY 5 modes: Classic, Puzzle, Pro, Nightmare and Shattered Dream!
β RELAX in Zen Puzzle mode - slow down and think about it!
β LISTEN to the amazing music, matching the visual experience perfectly!
β CHALLENGE your friends via the new Game Center challenges!
β SHARE animated screenshots on Twitter and Facebook!
"If only I could look up and touch a tetromino-filled sky... Until then, I thankfully have Dream of Pixels."
β 90 β toucharcade.com, John Polson β
"... a developer like Dawn of Play comes along with a delightful surprise like Dream of Pixels, one of the dreamiest gaming apps on iTunes."
β Gaming App of the Day β Kotaku.com, Mike Fahey β
"Every aspect of the game has been thought through with care."
β App of the Day β eurogamer.net, Tom Phillips β
"... offering an interesting and somewhat relaxing jaunt through the world of tetrominos and stunning visuals."
β Game of the Week β G4's Knuckle Up, Ashley Esqueda, g4tv.com β
"The sheer addictiveness is more than enough to warrant a purchase but the wealth of bonus modes (especially Puzzle) make it a no-brainer."
β 4/5 β 148apps.com β
"If youβre in the mood for a fantastic falling blocks puzzle game, then I highly recommend you drop everything that youβre doing right now and buy Dream of Pixels. In fact, if you can only get one game this week, make it this one. You wonβt regret it."
β Game of the WeekΒ β Β AppAdvice.com, Christine Chan β
"... you'll immediately fall in love with what is arguably one of the finest titles not just on mobile, but gaming in general."
β Game of the Week β Modojo.com, Chris Buffa β 90 β
"Dream of Pixels is fantastically clever, and I would dare to say that itβs an even better gameplay experience than [the classic]."
β Β 100Β β Β PadGadget.com, Juli Clover β
"In short, we love this game."
β Β App of the Day β Β GameTrailers.com, Chris Buffa β
"A classic puzzle game I bet you've never seen before."
β Β Editor's Pick β Β Best10App.com β
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November 15, 2012 Initial Release