Osmos for iPad iOS

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Metascore
88

Generally favorable reviews - based on 8 Critics

User Score
6.6

Mixed or average reviews- based on 5 Ratings

Summary: "What iPad Gaming Should Be All About" -- Gizmodo Enter the ambient world that GameAndPlayer called "a work of genius," and IGN called "a beautiful, absorbing experience." Osmos features elegant, physics-based gameplay, dreamlike visuals, and a beautiful electronic soundtrack. Your objective is to grow by absorbing other motes; propel yourself by ejecting matter behind you; but be wise: ejecting matter also shrinks you. Progress from serenely ambient levels into varied and challenging worlds. Nominated for 4 IGF awards. Winner of the D2D Vision award and IGN's Editor's Choice award. Winner of "Best in Show" and "Fun/Compelling" at IndieCade. Selected for the PAX 10 and more.* This original, award-winning PC game has been fully redesigned for the iPad, including a seamless multitouch interface, new menus, play modes, levels, and tons of tweaks and refinements. Features: - Multitouch awesomeness: pinch to zoom, tap to eject mass, flick to warp time... - Eight Distinct level types: Ambient, Antimatter, Solar, Sentient, Impasse, Warped Chaos, Epicycles, and Repulsor. - Two game modes: Odyssey and Arcade. Odyssey mode is a 27-level guided tour through the Osmos Blobiverse, while Arcade mode allows you to play any level type at your choice of difficulty. - Sublime electronic soundtrack by Loscil, Gas/High Skies, Julien Neto, Biosphere, and more - Wind your way through simple and complex solar systems, feeling and using the force of Attractors and Repulsors. - Confront four distinct personalities of intelligent opponents, with goals and abilities similar to your own. - Procedural content: play random versions of any level in Arcade mode. - Thirteen lucky achievements to earn, with OpenFeint integration. - Dynamic time-warping: slow down the flow of time to outmaneuver agile opponents; speed it up to raise the challenge Happy Osmoting! *Refers to original PC/Mac version.
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Official Site: http://www.hemispheregames.com/osmos/
Developer: Hemisphere Games
Genre(s): Action
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