Our game Farkle Dice uses Google Play for high scores and achievements. It has been great fun watching players post. http://www.smartboxdesign.mobi/android
Using Google Play has really worked well for us. Play on Android or iOS. http://www.smartboxdesign.mobi
In just a matter of days, players have quickly posted over 500 leaderboard scores and the numbers continue to grow.
Integrating Farkle Dice Android with Google Play services has been a huge success.
Players are quickly taking advantage of the new Google Play leaderboard in our Android game Farkle Dice.
Smart Box Games today is proud to announce that their highly entertaining Farkle game app series has been downloaded over 2 million times. This milestone makes the Farkle series one of the most popular dice games available for iPhones and Android phones and tablets.
The series consists of Farkle Dice, a two or more player game, Farkle Solo, a single player version designed for players who love leaderboards, and Farkle Diced Halloween, a spooky version of Farkle Dice.
“We are thrilled that players have discovered our games and have spread the word resulting in over 2 million downloads,” said Todd Sherman, president of Smart Box Games. “Our Farkle series provides phone and tablet users with games that are easy to learn and fun to play!”
Farkle is an enormously popular game throughout the world. Players roll a set of six dice for points and can continue rolling the dice as long as their roll yield points. Any non-scoring roll is called a Farkle and the player forfeits their turn and any points accumulated during that turn. Like most games of chance and skill, Farkle’s attraction stems from players hoping to beat the odds and roll a high scoring combination.
Smart Box Games is known for the attention they places on both the playability and design of its games, and the Farkle series is no exception. The art is beautifully drawn with rich hues and the music and sound effects are both thematic and entertaining. The series has an average 4.5 star rating in both the iTunes and Google Play stores. Farkle Dice, Farkle Solo, and Farkle Diced Halloween are available for free. Farkle Dice is available in 6 languages.
Bellingham, Washington – Smart Box Design today is pleased to announce Farkle Solo HD Free 1.1.1 for iOS, a fun, fast-paced, customizable version of a popular dice game played with six dice. The goal of this Old West themed, exciting, quick tempo dice game is to score the most points in ten rounds to be the star of the saloon. Using classic Farkle Dice rules, players try to beat their best score or outscore friends. Farkle Solo HD – Free is available in the app store under the Games: Dice category for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch as well as for Android phones and tablets.
In each round of Farkle Solo HD – Free, players roll all six dice in an effort to earn points with rolls of 1′s, 5′s, 3 of a kind, 3 pairs, or a 6 dice straight. Players pull scoring dice out of play and either pass and bank points or roll the remaining dice to earn additional points. If none of the dice rolled earn points, players get a “Farkle” and lose all unbanked points. Three “Farkles” in a row cause players to lose 1000 points. Risking multiple rolls can help players score big.
Farkle Solo HD – Free allows game setting customization enabling players to turn on and off or adjust points earned for: 4, 5 or 6 of a kind, The Break In Score – or Minimum Score accepted, Three Pairs Score, Triple Farkle, and more. A comprehensive Game Stats board allows gamers to easily access their own scores and share scores with others on Facebook, twitter, or email, via the “Brag” feature. Compete against others and compare scores via Game Center’s Leaderboard. Farkle Solo HD – Free uses 100% dice randomization to prevent cheating. Each roll uses a robust randomization engineer-created algorithm.
The Old West theme of Farkle Solo HD – Free, takes place in the High Roller Saloon and features rich graphics, smooth animation and fun music and sound effects that immerse the player in a world of high stakes dice in an old western town. The customization features and ease of game play make this the perfect game to play anytime. Players must employ risk taking and strategy to score big in Farkle Solo HD – Free. The game is featured among other dice and word strategy games offered by Smart Box Design. Farkle Solo HD – Free is perfect for that five-minute break or long commute. It can be played in just a few minutes or in a marathon session to improve skills and strategy.
* Fast-paced fun game
* Win points for creating winning combinations with 6 dice
* Free full-featured game
* An international favorite on iOS mobile devices
* Customizable rules put players in control
* Professionally drawn graphics
* High Roller Saloon theme has professionally drawn graphics, old west music, and fun sound effects
* New Player hints feature may be turned on or off
* Track skills and scores in Stats
* Compare best roll or best game to other players in Game Center’s Leaderboards
* Earn achievements on special high-scoring rolls
“Farkle Solo HD – Free is perfect for that five-minute break or long commute,” stated Smart Box Design President, Todd Sherman. “Come down to the High Roller Saloon and get ready to test your skill. To be a high roller, sometimes you have to take that extra chance and roll again. Are you ready to risk it all?”
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 4.1 or later
* Universal app optimized for display on all iOS devices
* 16.0 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Farkle Solo HD – Free 1.1.1 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. The game is also available for Android.
Based in Bellingham, Washington. Smart Box Games was founded in 2003 focusing on primarily high quality mobile apps development. We’ve created several popular mobile thinking games for ourselves and custom apps for clients. Our client’s apps are varied and very interesting work. We also create the occasional web site for a client. Our senior staff is comprised of seasoned multimedia developers and executives who have years of experience in the game and education industry and have the gray hairs to prove it. Copyright (C) 2003-2012 Smart Box Games. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.