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Magnetic Billiards

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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!

 

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