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  • Summary: Jones on Fire - a high-speed action game of kitty saving and flame evading, running and jumping, where YOU are the hero!Become Emma Jones, firefighter extraordinaire, tough cookie and kitten lover. Beat 10 levels of dangerous mountain terrain, improving Jones’ skills with every fluffy life saved. Dominate your friends on the kitty-saving leaderboards, and gain the adoration of millions of cats!Save the kitties! You’re their only hope!****What The Press Is Saying:? "Upcoming 'Jones On Fire' is Basically ‘Jared Nelson: The Video Game’" - TouchArcade? "Give Me One Good Reason to Save Hundreds of Cats from a Raging Inferno [...] Fair enough." - Kotaku? "[...] the graphics alone make it worth a second look.’" - GameZebo****Features:? Silky smooth 60FPS graphics, with anti-aliasing! (on iPhone 5 and iPad 4 and above)? Fast, frenetic, side-scrolling fun? Intuitive controls? Juicy running and jumping physics? Fun in short bursts, but addictive enough for longer plays? Upgrade Jones with increasingly spiffy fire-fighting skills? Blocky, retro visuals with just a touch of the modern? Rockin' tunes? Supports down to the iPhone 3GS (iPhone 3GS users will see occasional framerate dips)If you’ve enjoyed Temple Run, Tiny Wings, Don’t Run With A Plasma Sword, Mega Run, Canabalt, Robot Unicorn Attack, or similar in the past - then this is the game for you!****Follow us on Twitter! us on Facebook! YOU for being a fan! You’re why we make the games we do, and without you, we’d be nowhere - and those kitties would be all alone... Expand
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  1. Mar 12, 2013
    Jones is so responsive—able to jump or charge the instant her last action is complete—that even failing on harder levels still feels like your own fault, not the game’s. Couple that with the adorable kitties who celebrate your success with fireworks, the blocky retro graphics that make even an overflowing litter box endearing, and the chiptune soundtrack that is charged with enthusiasm for kitty-rescuing, and Jones on Fire is an excellent automatic runner pick-me-up for the feline at heart.
  2. Mar 11, 2013
    Jones is, on the whole, a great saviour of kitties, and Jones On Fire is a fun runner. It lacks a bit in the longevity department, but with a little love and a few more environments it could be positively gripping.
  3. Mar 7, 2013
    Jones on Fire is a fun runner that is easy to get into, and play for days.
  4. Mar 7, 2013
    Rescue adorable kitties and outrun a giant wall of flame in this free-to-play endless runner.
  5. Mar 11, 2013
    If you really have an inexhaustible appetite for both kittens and auto-runners, you'll get a lot more out of the game than most, although we still feel that the pricing is too step given the gameplay on offer, as well as the additional currency in-app purchase store. It's a blast for a time, just don't expect it to set your world on fire.
  6. Mar 11, 2013
    Jones On Fire ($1.99, Universal) is another in a long line of endless runners that has style, and personality, but doesn’t do enough gameplay wise to stand out.