Pixel 8 is out now!

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We’ve been excited about this one for quite some time, and now Pixel 8 is now available in the Apple AppStore.

It’s here and it looks a bit like this!

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“Pixel 8 is an easy-to-play but hard-to-master test of your artistic observation and digital dexterity! Can you beat the clock as you re-create our pixelated masterpieces in record time and unlock all the Galleries?”

Pixel 8 is a free-with-ads game. Any IAP purchase will also remove ads,  which we felt seemed like a decent approach to it.

The three galleries available now are;

The Main Gallery - 250 images to play through

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The Pattern Gallery - 100 pattern themed images to test you

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The Animal Gallery (IAP) - 100 animal themed images

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And there’s much more to come!

In the next couple of weeks our first content update comes out with;

The Halloween Gallery (free) - 100 chilling levels to terrify you to your very CORE!!!!
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The Character Gallery (IAP) – 100 pixellated people to perplex your pointers

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..and even more planned for the future

Including;

Custom Exhibit - build you own playable exhibit using the image creator

Challenges - support for gamecenter challenges, take on your friends

Local 2 player mode (iPad) – two pixel boards, one screen in a head to head pixel-off

Content update 2 – TBC??   Christmas Gallery (free) and Science Gallery (IAP)

Community Gallery (free) - A collection of the best images created and shared by Pixel 8 players

 
To keep up to date on the latest news, follow us on twitter!

Power-Up Poster Competition

Playing with Giants and Psychotic Software have put together a little competition in order to help you guys push for the top of the leaderboard.

Giants Rick & Paul have set some modest scores in each of the 4 difficulty modes – Easy, Medium, Hard and Psychotic. All you have to do is beat one of those scores and tweet a screenshot of GameCentre to @PowerUp_iOS. Simples!

The first person to tweet a score higher than ours in each of the difficulties will win one of these swanky posters, signed by Power-Up artist and original creator Mike Hanson.

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The scores to beat are:

Easy – 1,933,989 set by Paul Roberts

Medium – 1,337,328 set by Paul Roberts

Hard – 1,177,039 set by Paul Roberts

Psychotic – 1,359,448 set by Rick Payne

 

Remember there is only one poster per difficulty and the first tweet with a score better than ours gets it!

 

Good Luck

 

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