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Our Rating: ★★★★½ :: KING'S X :: Read Our Full Review >>

Junk Jack X succeeds as a crafting game thanks to a wealth of features, a beautiful look, and the fact that it's made for touch screen devices.

What's New

Junk Jack X - v2.1.7

Hello our dear customers! Here's a minor update for Junk Jack X. We're working on a nutritious Summer update but in the meanwhile we had to fix some issues with made the game crash and tune some aspects! We added a bunch of rare iconic treasures to let you have fun while waiting :)

Here's the changelog:

FEATURES
- a new weather: acid rain has been spotted on Xeno.. beware, it hurts!
- new dyeable stucco walls
- new dyeable stucco bricks
- 3 new types of dyeable wallpapers
- new grit materials used to craft stucco
- raw ice from cryo has a new placeable variant
- compact blocks can now be crafted back to original material
- more than 90 new rare treasures to discover!
- new craftable blackboard block
- new craftable pixel treasures, put them on the blackboard to create pixel art!

FIXES/ENHANCEMENTS
- fixed a bug that occurred when a chest was destroyed while opened by a client
- fixed bugged behavior of lighting and lava which could lead to infinite lights
- fixed a crash that occurred on clients joining hosts that started the game without player
- fixed a crash that occurred on protected multiplayer worlds when a client used explosives
- holding on an item in the craftbook will even show corresponding forge craft if any
- messages related to world/chest/explosion protection won’t appear when unintended anymore
- added a second confirmation dialog to world restore
- weather shader effects are correctly retained when switching adventure worlds
- tweaked door physics collision detection to be more precise
- fixed some bugs which make incorrect mobs (or no mobs) grow in stables
- fixed some crashes related to mob breeding in stables
- chests will retain last used page even by clients in multiplayer
- fixed a glitch when swapping items in creative
- lighting on equip dummies has been fixed
- fruits fell down from trees now correctly burn in lava
- duration and strength of a potion is now shown in extended tooltip
- some items that were improperly glowing in dark have been fixed
- rabbits spawner eggs are now available in creative mode
- fixed a common crash related to explosions and pets
- fixed crashes that occurred when moving near the edge of the world with pets
- fixed a crash that involved pets and bridges
- fixed a crash occurred when using trade scale outside the world bounds
- message which warns about inability to drink a potion now states the correct type
- now Spring is an available generation option for new worlds
- Terra has been “de-springized”
- fixed white leaves equivalence
- silver now requires 7 ticks to be smelted into ingots (up from 6)
- pierce/blunt/magic skill potions now apply the correct bonus
- extended stats now correctly hides when pressing home button
- Right Sloped Clay Bricks are now correctly implemented
- weapons with ammo won’t suddenly break anymore if save ammo stats > 0%
- seasonal grass now grows on seasonal dirt (eg. spring and autumn biomes)
- Bone Column now has 100% of drop rate
- fixed a bug which turned collars into milk while trying to capture a cow with inventory full
- extended stats now properly show all 4 possible potion buff timers
- fixed wrong graphics on the “time for a better home” achievement
- added some missing reagents to chemistry potions
- fixed wrong sounds on some blocks

App Description

* Chosen by the AppStore as one of the #BestOf2013 crafting games in 9 countries! *

Welcome to Junk Jack X! It is a 2D sandbox where you can explore, build and survive in randomly generated procedural worlds, full of monsters, hidden treasures and beautiful landscapes, now even in multiplayer with friends!

We are glad to deliver you the best Junk Jack experience ever imagined! A sequel which brings the game to a whole new level with multiplayer, multiple planets, creative mode, liquids, plenty of equipment to customize your character and much more! Plus all the features you loved from Junk Jack (and, we hope, less features you hated!)

This is not a freemium game, buy it once and enjoy the full game experience!

Features:
- local multiplayer up to 4 players and online multiplayer up to 2 players
- a creative mode to unleash your creativity and build everything you can imagine
- a fully featured equip system with more than 390 different wearable items to enhance your adventures or just to make your friends envy!
- polished pixel graphics, full retina support
- tenths of wonderful music tracks by Bright Primate
- intuitive controls: swipe to move and tap to interact with everything
- an adventure mode that will let you travel between multiple planets with different and intriguing environments
- liquids to enhance or impede your explorations: avoid dangerous lava or go for a swim in a surface lake!
- infinite procedurally generated worlds to make every adventure always different
- a dynamic day/night cycle that blends with wonderful skies in parallax
- a vibrant lighting engine that will make you enjoy every minute spent in Junk Jack X worlds
- character customization, you can play also as a female!
- a rewarding exploration thanks to treasure chests full of cool things
- tamable dogs, cats and many other animals that will follow you around
- more than 1000 crafts to be built
- more than 2000 treasures
- more than 400 placeable items
- more than 240 different creatures and monsters
- explosives, shelves, signs, dyes and all the features you liked in Junk Jack
- a complete farming system with more than 50 plants, even many alien and exotic plants
- an in game guide that will teach you how to play
- two ways of crafting to accommodate even needs of casual users

This is just the beginning, we already have many ideas for the next updates!
For every issue just contact us on our forum at forum.pixbits.com

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

July 09, 2014 New version 2.1.7
April 17, 2014 New version 2.1.6
January 31, 2014 New version 2.1.1
January 08, 2014 New version 2.1
September 26, 2013 New version 2.0.1
August 29, 2013 Initial Release

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