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Script to produce iPhone app icons at different sizes

Script to produce iPhone app icons at different sizes

The tools for writing iPhone software are really easy to use, and allow you to concentrate on the coding rather than on obscure configuration problems. But one area of iOS development that I found a little tedious whilst writing my Solar Balls game was producing Apple’s mandatory and optional icons, which need to be in a variety of sizes. [...]

Solar Balls game for iOS

Solar Balls game for iOS

Today I released my first game for iOS. It is called Solar Balls, and is a simple arcade game where you have to flick coloured balls into the correctly coloured target. The game has: * 16 mission levels * 3 bonus levels which become unlocked when your score is high enough * An arcade mode where you just have to get the highest score [...]

McGaijin Software interview – Learn Hiragana Now!

McGaijin Software interview – Learn Hiragana Now!

McGaijin Software have just released their first iOS app “Learn Hiragana Now!” to help you learn the Japanese hiragana alphabet. Here is my interview with them. 1. Tell us about your new iOS app. 'Learn Hiragana Now!' is my little app to help people to read and write hiragana (one of the Japanese syllabaries) in as fast a time as [...]