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Talking Pirate Skirmish - My first real game

I just published the demo for my first attempt at a decent Android game...it was developed on a G1, on which it's barely playable, but I'm really interested to know how/if it performs on other devices. If you're bored please take a look.

There is definitely a lot of room for improvement in the AI and general optimization, but I really want to make sure I get any stability issues cleared up before I go digging through that code again, I'm still open to criticism/suggestions, though!

If you are able to get it to crash, please give me as much detail as you can.
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Niiice will download now
Edit Pretty good game actualy (oh and btw im first rating and comment :L )
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Looks good, not bad ! Graphics could be improved here and there, but it's a good concept ! Looking forward to the finished game.
 
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Thanks guys! Yeah I'm really not much of an artist, I don't consider them final, but I don't know that I'll be able to improve on them much either My big plans for the full version are a lot more maps, a few more special attacks, improved AI, and multiplayer if I'm able to get it sorted out.
 
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Pretty good! Glad to see you developing a high quality game!

PS I sent you a little message.
 
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Has potential, it hangs up my moto droid. Hard to negotiate between screesn.
 
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So how do i get this game on my Hero? Just take a picture of that barcode picture and then what?
Verizon Cingular T-Mobile All-Carriers-Except-Sprint. BANG BANG homie! They got m0ney for war but cant feed the po0r? What has this country
 
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Has potential, it hangs up my moto droid. Hard to negotiate between screesn.
Does it hang during gameplay itself or during the map loading screen? I'm halfway through a complete re-write of the AI that I hope will improve the framerate (right now the pathfinding alone takes something like 60% of the G1's CPU)

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So how do i get this game on my Hero? Just take a picture of that barcode picture and then what?
If you have the barcode scanner or goggles app you can scan that image which translates to a market link, or just search for Pirate Skirmish on the market
 
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Talking Awesome Concept!

Works flawlessly on my EVO. I do agree that the graphics could use a little sprucin' but overall the concept is what sets it apart. And multiplayer would make me like the happiest person alive!

Great game, keep up the amazing work!
 
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Works nicely on my Galaxy S, no issues/bugs, a few comments

- green highlighting around which ship you've currently selected is too hard to see
- perhaps require a double-tap to change ship
- maybe slow down gamespeed a little, it's a bit hard to micro.

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