Russell is down in London this Friday to present at Googles’ Admob Mobile event and will presenting a talk on ‘How to get ahead in advertising’. https://sites.google.com/site/admobeventseptember2011/
Mike is being shipped off to sunny Anaheim, California, next week to attend the Professional Developers Conference (PDC) for BUILD http://www.buildwindows.com/ the next version of Microsoft Windows 8. Hopefully Mike will come back enthused and inspired from the keynote sessions and finding out how we’ll be able to use GameMaker to make more interesting content directly for Windows 8!
Today we are happy to announce a new member to the YoYo Team, Scott Dunbar! Scott was part of our test team over the summer and we’re happy to announce he is now a part of the YoYo Family! Scott joins as a Junior Programmer, please give him a warm welcome!
This is Scott being ironic :)
Game Release News
Pollushot has now been released through YoYo Games Publishing this week. Available on Apple iOS devices and Google Android Marketplace; the game arms you with defeating an armada of polluting sky pirates using your slingshot.
Features as below:
• Simple single touch gameplay
• Universal App: Plays on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch!
• Optimized specially for your iPad and iPad 2
• Arcade Action
• 3 Polluted Worlds to sling shot your way through
• OpenFeint & Game Center Support
• 36 Achievements to Unlock
• 4 Leaderboards to climb
• Post your scores to Facebook and Twitter
We’ve had loads of fun playing this in the office and quite a number of great reviews already! To grab your copy get it from;