Colorpickle, a trimmed-down-to-the-very-basics arcade game with fast-changing colors and music, is now available for iOS. Colorpickle demands the most of your guts and alertness, confronting you with the threshold where focus and eagerness turn into destructive greed.
Colorpickle, available for iPhone and iPad, prides itself on having outstanding smooth controls. Coming fresh from Vlambeer’s Super Crate Box development (where he was responsible for character design & background art), Roy invited Dutch Game Award winners Jan and Lex to a meeting of the minds. They set themselves a challenge: create a deeply engaging game with the absolute minimum of play elements. Within one weekend, the world’s first version of the super-minimalist arcade game Colorpickle was brought to life.
Fast forward to the present – music was added (a lot of music) and many, many colors. Then Mark, an arcade game fanatic, was brought into the fold where he built the game for iOS. Next, NOISIA (the renowned Drum’n’Bass & Dubstep collective responsible for the Devil May Cry 5 soundtrack) wanted in, contributing 40 exclusive tracks of original music.
Colorpickle is now too hard, too unrelenting, too colorful and too satisfying… the time has come to reveal it to the world. It is free and although the in-app purchases are awesome, none are required to fully enjoy the game. Have fun!
How to play:
* Tap anywhere on the screen and hold
* The player will grow
* Tilt the device to move. Avoid enemies, grab multipliers and power-ups
* Release your touch to explode nearby enemies. Tap & hold to continue
* Very smooth tilt control
* The world’s meanest triangles
* A wide variety of color schemes, each with their own title and music
* An additional add-on pack with music by NOISIA is available, made exclusively for Colorpickle
* A completely free game, no in-app purchases are required to enjoy the game
* Unlockable packs with new color schemes and music
* No annoying Rate This/Tweet This/Facebook That messages, just enjoy the game
* iPhone, iPod touch and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.3 or later
* This app is optimized for iPhone 5
* 54.8 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Colorpickle is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.