A comet has been born, please take good care of it! Explore the universe and learn how to fly in a graceful way and explore space to find art is what you need to do in the latest game by Erik Svedäng with Niklas Åkerblad. The art (which is all watercolor – see video below) takes you on a visual journey painted by Niklas. There are no points to win or loose in the game. Erik and Niklas have created a colourful universe for exploration where the skillful control of your comet is your prize. You swipe your finger to fly away from a planet you are orbiting, eating will increase the boost which helps you travel faster and when the boost meter is full you can do a long swipe to activate the super boost flying you a much long distance. There are 14 planets to uncover, each one a beautiful drawing.
‣ Super minimalistic controls: tap planets to gravitate towards them, swipe to let go
‣ Zoom through space at incredible speed!
‣ Explore a world filled with gorgeous watercolor art
‣ Hypnotizing and awesome soundtrack (which can also be heard in the trailer)
The game was created using Cocos 2D, a framework for building 2D games.
About the creators:
Erik Svedäng (design & programming) is the creator of the PC game Blueberry Garden, winner of the Independent Games Festival Grand Prize 2009.
Niklas Åkerblad (art, animation, sound & music) is the art-director of Colosseum for XBOX indie games.
Developer: Erik Svedäng
Posted on: 13/05/2010