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Our Rating: ★★★½☆ :: BRIEF DELIGHT :: Read Our Full Review >>

A touch on the easy side and quite short, Doggins is still a charming delight of an adventure game.

What's New

• Stay after the credits for a new epilogue scene!
• Doggins went on a diet, and is now 50+ MB lighter.
• Improved camera system.
• Miscellaneous bug-fixes and refinements.

App Description

Doggins is a quiet adventure that follows a dreaming terrier's battle of wits with a villainous monocled squirrel. Explore and solve puzzles on the moon as you unravel a plot to reverse the history of human invention!

Featured by Apple under Best New Games, PAX East Indie MEGABOOTH selection, and SXSW Gamer's Voice Award nominee!

THE STORY

Doggins lives in an ordinary house between endless other ordinary houses. He sleeps in an ordinary bed under a tall, but otherwise ordinary window. And every night, he dreams of adventure. On this particular night, his arrival on the moon disrupts the schemes of a diabolically genius squirrel named Fitzwilliam.

FEATURES

• Fresh, graphic art style with handcrafted animation.

• Classic item-based puzzles combined with gesture interaction in a way that proceeds naturally from the environment.

• Designed for an immersive experience of the world and story with visual storytelling and minimal UI.

• No in-app purchases or ads!

PRAISE

"Doggins stands out with its own look and fantastic animations, while letting users explore at their leisure. It is funny, with lovable characters and fun puzzles. The game’s charm can’t be overstated." — iLounge

"The artwork, too, is just so enchanting, and the animations send every character bounding straight to your heart. In the cuddly sort of way. Doggins is the kind of game you'll actually want to sit back and enjoy." — JayIsGames

"Doggins is a pleasant adventure game with amusing characters, and puzzles that don't drive you to frustration. There's a delightful simplicity to it that many adventure games fail to achieve." — Pocket Gamer

BACKGROUND

Doggins was created over the course of two years by husband-and-wife team Brain&Brain and inspired by their indomitable cairn terrier, Oliver Doggins.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

May 08, 2014 New version 1.1
May 07, 2014 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
May 07, 2014 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
May 07, 2014 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
May 07, 2014 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
March 06, 2014 Initial Release