Skittleball v1.4 now on iOS, Apple TV and AndroidNovember 17, 2016
Farmers Branch, Texas – Magnin & Associates is proud to announce today an update for Skittleball, their classic iOS game. This version also marks the first time it’s been available on Apple TV, and Android. The game was produced by Ed Magnin, programmed by Willie Johnson, Jr, level design by Wendi Kidd, graphics by Joe Eisma, and Nathan Madsen created the music and audio effects. Paul Schorn worked on the original version.
Tilt your device to roll a ball to knock over numbered pins in order. Avoid falling down the black holes. Roll over the green button to open the doors to the outer rooms.
Play in top-down view (like a marble game) or landscape view (like a racing game). Switch between views at any time by just tilting the device.
Race the clock. Repeat previous levels for a new best time. Over 30 challenging levels. Saves best times and last unlocked level.
According to producer Ed Magnin, “This game was actually a launch title for the iPad back in April 2010. Apple told us that if we hurried up and submitted our game, it would be available at the same time the iPad was released. We’re proud to continue support for this classic product and see it run for the first time on the Apple TV and Android tablets.”
Note: There are currently no direct links to the Apple TV App Store. The Apple TV App Store is currently only viewable from an Apple TV. To quickly locate the game, just open the App Store on your Apple TV and search for either “Magnin” or “Skittleball”.
Device Requirements (iOS):
* Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
* Universal App (supports iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, including standard, Retina, and iPhone 5 displays)
* 85.3 MB
* Rated 4+
Device Requirements (Apple TV):
* Fourth-generation Apple TV
* Requires tvOS 9.0 or later
* 28 MB
* Rated 4+
Pricing and Availability:
Skittleball 1.4 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the App Store in the Games category. An Android version is available worldwide from both Google Play and Amazon AppStore. The Apple TV version is a Free download to previous purchasers of the iOS version.
Ed Magnin has been actively involved in the game industry since 1979. Earlier in his career he worked for some of the top game developers of their day – MicroProse, Cinemaware, Virgin Games, and Park Place Productions. In 1993, he founded Magnin & Associates and has focused on handheld games ever since. For the last 6 years they have created over 20 for games the iOS (with over a million App Store downloads), many of which are also available for Android, and Windows 10 Phone & PC. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2016 Magnin & Associates. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.