» Log in

From a dusty old blueprint...

Magnetic Billiards

...to a brilliant new video game!

Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint

 

Zzap! Sizzler!

Press cutting added by Ste Pickford on Thu, 21 Jul 2011
Subject: Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint

Ste Pickford

Game industry legend Gary Penn was kind enough to say how much he enjoyed playing Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint on Facebook, a day or so after it appeared on the App Store. In fact, he said he liked it so much he was going to award us an honorary Zzap! Sizzler!

Woohoo! A Zzap! Sizzler! was the award given to a top game in Newsfield's fantastic UK Commodore 64 magazine in the 1980s.

As mainly Spectrum and Amstrad developers we only ever got Crash Smashes and Amtix Accolades back in the 8-bit days, so it's brilliant to finally complete the set of Newsfield awards.

Thanks Gary, you've made our week!

 

Permalink to this post: http://zee-3.com/magneticbilliards/blog/view.php?post=550

Comments

Only logged in users can comment on this post.

Return to Blog summary »

 

Magnetic Billiards is a fresh familt of puzzle games by The Pickford Bros.

The first game, Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint for iOS, is available for download today.

We're currently working on the follow-up, Magnetic Billiards: Sardines, coming to iOS devices very soon.

Plok Vol 2 now available on Kindle, iBooks and in print

Buy Pickford Bros prints on BigCartel

Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint now available on the App Store

Support Plok on Patreon

» View the FAQ for support.


Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint new feature demos on YouTubeBlueprint
demo videos


Follow PickfordBros on TwitterFollow
PickfordBros


RSS feed for The Pickford Bros BlogSubscribe to RSS feed


Follow the development of Magnetic Billiards through this blog.

Blog / Archive / Press Cutting History

 

A game by The Pickford Bros

The Pickford Bros

Metacrtic ratings:

» All Accolades

Magnetic Billiards: Blueprint, 2nd Best Puzzle Game, Best App Ever Awards 2011

Also by us!

Click below to discover our most recent games.

Naked War

Workshop