Jul 18, 2011

App Review: Doodle Jump

Doodle Jump for Android is an extremely simple, yet addictive game. The goal is to jump your little up the green blocks. Different colored blocks react differently. For example the blue blocks move and the brown blocks will break when you land on them. You can fall, but just not below the screen level. Springs, trampolines and jet packs help you get even higher, and tapping the screen lets you fire on the space monsters in your way. Thankfully you dont have to be too accurate with the firing! Avoid the blackholes, and get as high as you can.

You can also turn off the use of the accelerometer and tilt in the settings menu, and simply touch the side of the screen you want your Doodle to jump towards. This may be easier for younger players.

Local Challenge (multi-player) lets you play against a friend, and you pass the phone between you for each level. Doodle Jump on the Xoom tablet seemed to have an accelerated speed, which it worked, was not much fun.


Price: .99
Tested On: Nexus One, Nexus S, Xoom Tablet

2 comments:

  1. Hello Android Mom.
    I work with Night & Day Studios a leading iOS App developer looking forward to our first contribution to the Android market. This week we will be launching our first Android app for kids. I was hoping to get your contact information so that you may review our app.
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    Thanks for your work in supporting mobile technology, especially for children and families.
    Hope to hear from you.

    Clara Seasholtz
    clara@nightanddaystudios.com
    Night & Day Studios
    www.nightanddaystudios.com

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