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BombSquad 1.3.5 – Arcade-style party game.

AppKed/ Games/on 2013-05-20 15:50

BombSquad 1.3.5BombSquad Grab some friends, your Mac, a few iPhones for controllers, and get your party-game on! Who needs consoles?!

Winner: “Best Multiplayer Game” – oneclickmac.com’s “Top Mac App Store Games of 2011”.

Take on the computer alone or with friends in campaign mode, or challenge said friends to a tournament of mini-games including Capture-the-Flag, King-of-the-Hill, Bomber-Hockey, and of course Epic-Slow-Motion-Elimination.

Laugh gleefully as you land a perfectly-thrown sticky-bomb squarely on an opponent’s face, or freeze them with an ice bomb and shatter them to bits with a punch; BombSquad’s rag doll physics based gameplay ensures that every confrontation leads to a unique (and often hilarious) outcome.

Up to 8 players can get in on the action on a single Mac through BombSquad’s support of keyboards, USB gamepads, Wiimotes, PS3 controllers, and XBox 360 controllers. You can even use iPhones, iPod Touches, and iPads as controllers via ‘BombSquad Remote’, a free app available on the iOS App Store.


WHAT’S NEW

Version 1.3.5:
New features:

  • Completely revamped the controller configuration process. It is now flexible enough to support the most obscure controller types, and smart enough to auto-configure your controller if someone in the world already has done so.
  • Added a ready-set-go countdown at the start of races
  • Contact-bombs are no longer set off by flags in games such as king-of-the-hill or conquest
  • Powerup boxes no longer get launched in the air if they pop up on top of a bomb you're holding
  • Reworked the graphics settings panel
  • Various speed improvements in the graphics and physics engines
  • Fixed a rare iCloud-related crash
  • Minor bug fixes
  • Dropped max mines back to 3


REQUIREMENTS

OS X 10.7.4 or later, 64-bit processor


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