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  • Summary: *****LAUNCH SALE!!! 60-percent off of regular price! This weekend only!*****What the critics have said:"The physics-based gameplay is clever, but the real draws are the beautiful scenery and the ambient electronic soundtrack." - IGN.com“There is no denying that NightSky accomplishes just about everything it sets out to do.” -Dtoid.comAwards and acclaims:GDC Independent Games Festival Seumas McNally Grand Prize FinalistGDC Independent Games Festival Excellence in Design FinalistGDC Independent Games Festival Excellence in Audio FinalistIdeame Featured TitleACMI Best of IGF ExhibitionNightSky is the critically acclaimed and award-winning physics-based puzzle game--now on iOS! With varied and beautiful worlds, each is broken into different areas. Use intuitive touch controls to maneuver a mysterious crystal sphere and unlock the mystery. There are no enemies, no bosses and no violence in NightSky. BEAUTIFUL WORLDSCombining black silhouettes with vibrant colors and beautiful artwork, NightSky will capture your imagination instantly. Roll through picturesque worlds, each with its own atmosphere, environment and personality. Discover its secrets.SERENITY THROUGH AUDIOExperience this world through high-quality ambient audio effects and sounds. Over one hour of professionally composed and produced music (by international musician, Chris Schlarb) will accompany you on your journey. THE PERFECT TOUCHTuned for iOS, NightSky feels right at home on your device. Swipe to play! Alternate controls include tilt and virtual control pad.Game Features: NightSky GAME FEATURES:- Universal binary! Yeah!- 2D Platform/Puzzle Game- Advanced 2D physics model- iOS 5 and 6 native support- Multiple Game Difficulties (Normal and Alternative)- Multiple “vehicles”, each with specific uses and controls- Additional, unlockable secret Bonus Levels- Original ambient soundtrack by musician, Chris Schlarb*** For the coolest games new information, visit us at: www.nicalis.com ***Or follow us on Twitter: @nicalis Collapse
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  1. Mar 18, 2013
    100
    This iOS port takes an interesting game and makes it shine thanks to the tilt controls.
  2. Mar 19, 2013
    90
    NightSky provides a unique setting with physics-based gameplay that players will only dream about.
  3. Mar 19, 2013
    90
    Tight controls and effective ambience make NightSky one of the best physics platformers around.
  4. Mar 18, 2013
    80
    Clever and expertly put together, Night Sky pays heed to the limitations of touchscreen devices and in doing so creates a memorable, entertaining experience.
  5. Mar 19, 2013
    80
    Night Sky ($2.99, Universal) has so many well designed elements working in unison to craft an immersive iOS experience that is a should buy.
  6. Apr 1, 2013
    75
    NightSky’s mix of challenging puzzles and relaxing mood is a winner, but it can get frustrating repeating the first part of a level over and over again.
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