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Available for iOS in January 2012
Enjoy our “smashing” trailer, let us know what you think on YouTube comments. Our super cool player controls will be unveiled on January 4th…… Read more
DRIVING GAMES SET TO CHANGE FOREVER AS NEW STUDIO CREATES GROUND BREAKING TOUCH CONTROL
New studio Hutch is hoping to revolutionise the racing game genre with the launch of Smash Cops, an exciting new iOS action racing game with unique and intuitive driving controls designed for touch, available in the iTunes App Store from mid January 2012.
Smash Cops uses innovative new push controls using a single finger to control and steer your car in a way that is natural … Read more
The recent Flurry post about freemium tipping premium gave me some sleepless nights. We decided up front to avoid embracing the wholesale use of freemium, we had so many other things to learn and wanted to release Smash Cops within 6 months. Doing a minimum viable product seemed impossible given our quality expectations. I worry but I don’t regret the decision given how proud I am of the game.… Read more
For a while now, we’ve been focused on end of November as our completion date so we’ve been geared up to submit a final build to Apple today. We checked in the last few tweaks and fixes and did the build. We then played Smash Cops. An uneasy atmosphere of doubt and denial descended. Eventually reality forced us to admit, it wasn’t good enough. It was borderline and technically speaking Apple may have passed it but various performance and … Read more