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News: Proun, abstract racer released using Pay-What-You-Want pricing.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Joost van Dongen’s abstract racer Proun has been released. With pay-what-you-want pricing you could download the game for free then if you decide you like it you could pay later.

According to the FAQ “Proun is a strange racing game in a world of geometric objects and large coloured surfaces. You avoid obstacles by rotating around a cable in order to gain as much speed as possible. There is no up or down; there is only the cable to which you are attached.” Sound interesting?

Proun features:
-4 unlockable speeds, from relaxed to insanely fast
-2-4 player splitscreen
-Joystick support
-Online highscores
-Championship mode
-Race against ghosts of all your previous times
-3 regular tracks, 1 unlockable bonus track, and 1 bonus track for those who pay for the game
-Highly moddable: tools and documentation to create your own levels are included with the game

News: ApGames releases Herofy, offers Caelum for price of a tweet

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

ApGames just finished their latest game Herofy. To celebrate this we are offering our old game Caelum for the price of a tweet until the 3rd of July.

Herofy is a match-3 puzzle adventure. Guide your hero or heroine through a series of dangerous dungeons, using your magical powers and your wits alike to reach the next door. As you make matches, your character falls along with the objects you’re matching. Can you get them to the exit? Collect coins, defeat monsters and save the kingdom!

* 100 challenging levels
* Rotatable playing field
* Two different level types – break all the marked tiles, or find the key!
* Eight different power-ups to buy and use
* Play as a hero or a heroine
* Watch out for the monsters!
* Timed and untimed game modes
* A new type of match-3 action!

Herofy launches on 28th June at just $6.99 from their website: ApGames
More information: HERE

NEWS: Rocket Bear Games Launches Public Beta for “Infested Planet”

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Independent developer Rocket Bear Games has announced that its game Infested Planet is available for preorder and public testing. After preordering the game, players immediately get access to the beta for both PC and MAC. “Infested Planet is a tactical RTS, giving players the command of 5 soldiers and pitting them against a swarm of 100,000 aliens.
Looks quite interesting.

Infested Planet Trailer from Alex Vostrov on Vimeo.