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Now Available On….. Google Play

27 Oct
2012

As of late last night, 8-Bit Avrin Apps, has expanded, to the Google Play AppStore! I’ve had my eye on the Google Play store for a while and I wanted to make sure it was going in the right direction before I jumped in. The store looks nice and the main devices themselves are continuously improving. I recently played around with the Nexus 7 and it’s a very nice tablet. Google is developer friendly and it doesn’t take long to update apps and make changes. The layout for the apps on their respective pages are also very nice. The search function for finding apps is also great, which makes sense because….hey….it’s Google, it’s in their electric veins.

Raven’s Hidden Hollows and Strike The Goal were published yesterday and are available for download. Lightspeed Bit Bit was published today and it’s also currently available for download. I plan on porting a couple more of my current apps over to Google Play soon. As far as future plans go, I’ll be releasing my apps/games on Google Play somewhat shortly after they’re released on the other markets. The prices for my apps will basically remain consistent throughout each app store.

Apple AppStore: check (2011). Amazon AppStore: check (early 2012). Google Play AppStore: check (yesterday!)

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Lightspeed Bit Bit Update 1.1 Is Live!

14 Feb
2012

√ Added a combo system. Now you can get up to 1,000 points per bit! (The points per bit increases by 100 for each correct color bit collected in a row. When you get an incorrect color bit your combo resets.) 

√Changed the score font to match the look of the game. 

√Settings are saved. The game now remembers your on/off settings. 

√Optimized a few little areas of the layout for Obstacle Mode. 

Most of this update was derived from suggestions I got from members of the TouchArcade community.  They enjoyed the game but had a couple of  recommendations for it.  So thank you all for helping make my game better and thank you to everybody who has downloaded Lightspeed Bit Bit!  Have fun! 

Lightspeed Bit Bit – Now Available in the App Store!

29 Jan
2012

Oh yes, today is the day.  My new game Lightspeed Bit Bit is now available on the Apple App Store for the iPhone and iPod Touch!  I like the art style a lot, as well as the gameplay, design, music and the controls.  Well yea there’s no holding it back with this one, I’m a big fan of the entire game.  I started developing this game back in April 2011, but I took a couple of breaks away from it to develop and release 4 other apps.  So yea 2011 was a busy year for me.  I had a lot of fun working on Lightspeed Bit Bit and I learned a lot about game design and development while working on it.  

The fact that I’ve never played anything like it before helped make the entire process more exciting.  Everything that you see and hear on the game was created by me.  Even though I’ve heard the music for it probably hundreds of times I still like listening to all of it.  There were a lot of late nights that I spent working on this game in the past few months and I’m excited for its release on the App Store.  So far the responses from the people who’ve seen or played it have been very positive.  I’m very proud of this game and I think it’s awesome.  Well without further ado or adieu, I present to you, Lightspeed Bit Bit.

Lightspeed Bit Bit is a futuristic retro neon stylized arcade game that’s for dedicated gamers and casual gamers who like to be challenged. The simple one finger control makes it easy for anybody to pick up and play, but the challenge varies depending on your skill and what mode you’re playing. Lightspeed Bit Bit has three unique game modes.

Bit Bit Mode: This is the main mode of the game. There are three difficulties-Easy, Medium, and Insane. Your ship loses a little bit of health every second and also when you collect the wrong color bit. You must collect bits that match the color of your ship to add to your health and score. Your ship randomly changes color and each ship has its own personal chiptune music theme. There are also power-ups that randomly appear. There is a Gamecenter leaderboard for each difficulty. 

Obstacle Mode: Your goal in this mode is to reach the finish line. Each level has 3 stars that can be collected if you want to challenge yourself. Watch out for the cosmic blocks, they do massive damage.

One Bit Mode: This mode is locked until you meet or surpass a certain score on Bit Bit Mode. This mode has the same concept as Bit Bit Mode, except there’s only one difficulty…….Brutal. Your ship changes color every time you get the correct color bit, but if you get the wrong color bit…..it’s gameover…….until you press restart.

Lightspeed Bit Bit is a fun & intense game with quick and smooth one finger controls that has unique immersive gameplay. This is a game that you can pick up and play anytime. I’ll see you on the leaderboards.

When the ship changes color, the game changes, and the music!

3 awesome game modes!
Neon!
Fast gameplay!
Simple controls!
Sharp graphics! 
Retro arcade!
Challenging! 
Space! 
Bits! Bit bits! Bit bit bits!
Colors!
Exciting!
Arcade! 
Power-ups!
Obstacles!
Online leaderboards!
Personal high scores!
Endless fun! 
Huge particle effects!
Minimalistic retro sound fx! 
Awesome chiptune music! 
Oh my!