Have you ever been a baseball player wanna be but just can’t do it simply because you lack the equipment and you don’t have playmates? Don’t worry because you could still enjoy the game with the use of your cellphone with the same excitement that it brings in the real game.
A lot people who can’t play sports for real resort to various games application in their cellphones just to satisfy the desire to play. For all those baseball fanatics, Everything Techs of Miami now brings Home Run Derby Challenge 1.0, an accelerometer based baseball game for phones having iOS. What makes this game app a must-have is its realistic graphics and animation. The game is in a landscape orientation with a wide-angle view of the field and stadium from directly behind the batter. The the player will a bat a ball from pitches with various speeds, and the player could only achieve a home run if the ball was well hit. The player could have 4 results after hitting ball, these includes a hit, a miss, a home run, or a check swing. The game maker also allowed the player to have an overhead view of the pitch but placing a hot spot” vertical bar display to the right of the screen which represents the distance from the mound to the plate. After the ball is thrown, a small baseball travels from the top to the bottom of the bar display.
Summarized below are the features of the game:
* Home run game tests player’s speed, reflexes, and coordination
* Realistic graphics, animation, and sound
* Accelerometer measured swings
* Random pitch speeds
* Batters can get a hit, a miss, a home run, or a check swing
* Extra points for fastball home runs
* Bonus points for home runs on a streak
In order to have this game, the phone owner should at least meet the following:
* iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
* iOS 3.1.2 or latter (iOS 4 tested)
* 12.1 MB
If you happen what has been listed above, then you already download the game app and start enjoying baseball game that you’ve wanting to play ever since for $1.99 (USD). It is available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.