Comments OffPosted in Games & PlayOct 11, 2010
Microsoft premiered the first wave of Xbox LIVE games launching on Windows Phone 7 at Gamescom 2010. Star Wars: Battle for Hoth is among the first wave of games to be announced. According to bestwp7games.com:
If you love Star Wars and tower defense games are your thing, then you will love the upcoming Windows Phone 7 Game from Fluffy Logic and THQ. This was one of the game that was announced for xBox Live on WP7.
Xbox LIVE on Windows Phone 7 unlocks a world of games and fun and directly connects you to a global community of more than 25 million active Xbox LIVE members. Windows Phone 7 is the only phone that seamlessly integrates Xbox LIVE and provides unique mobile gaming experiences.
To celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Battle for Hoth LITE, FluffyLogic is giving away a few prizes. The top prize is an original 80s Star Wars action figure of Luke Skywalker in his Hoth battledress. Second prize is also an 80s action figure – but of a Snowtrooper this time. Both winners will also get a copy of the book Plug In & Turn On: A Filmmakers Guide to Internet – written by the game’s producer and designer a long, long time ago in a galaxy far, far away – so they can get some hints and tips to use their new found action figures to make fan films! The best runners-up will also get a copy of the book. So how can you get your hands on the the prizes? Simple via there four easy steps:
1. Download and install the free LITE version of Star Wars: The Battle for Hoth (please note, you need version 4 of the iPhone/iPod touch operating system to run it – but it’s easy to do even a Wampa could do it!)
2. Through the iTunes store submit as a review of the game in four words or less. Yes, four words or less – in the style of the famous Four Word Film Review site, for example the gives user reviews of The Empire Strikes Back as “A galaxy father away” or “Clash of the Tauntauns”.
3. Once your review is on iTunes, email us the review (to; ana at fluffylogic dot net) along with your iTunes user name under which you submitted the review (your privacy with this information is totally respected and will only be used by FluffyLogic in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998.)
4. On the 9th September 2010 we’ll pick the best two reviews for the first and second prize and also the runners-up. We’ll announce the winners on the website the following week (please let us know if you don’t want your iTunes user name publicised) and then contact the winners to arrange delivery.
PS. Please note employees of either the Alliance to Restore the Republic or the Galactic Empire are not eligible to enter. Sorry!
PPS. The full version for the Battle of Hoth is also out – and there is a help guide for the game if stuck.
Comments OffPosted in Games & PlayAug 20, 2010
We are really pleased to say that the iphone game Star Wars: The Battle for Hoth Lite is now out! This is a free download that gives you a 3 level taster of the full 15-level 2 play mode game. It’s a great way to get some free Hoth action. If you like it, you can then update to the full version of the game. Please note that this game requires version 4.01 of the iPhone opperating system. There is a review of the game here and a help guide here.
And that’s not all – over at the App Club, they are running a Battle for Hoth themed competition where you can win General Grievous’ Clone Wars spinning electronic lightsaber! (Please note the competition is not open to Jedi).