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  1. kam187's Avatar
    EDIT: Just wanted to let you know the full version of Walkabout is now FREE on GetJar for a limited time. Go grab it now! No registration or personal info needs to be entered, just point your phone/tablet here:


    Hey guys.

    I just made my first android game. Its called walkabout - the idea is to collect all the stars on each level, but as you walk the path beneath you disappears. You need to think about your route or you'll be stranded!

    Feedback and comments on the market greatly appreciated!!

    The market link for the free version with less levels is:


    Or you can search 'walkabout' in the market.

    Full version is here:




    skinnhc and lovy like this.
    02-19-2011 08:46 PM
  2. RUSH's Avatar
    Totally awesome - I'm a game person myself, so I'll definitely give it a try.

    Two thumbs up.
    02-19-2011 09:11 PM
  3. ls377's Avatar
    Annnnddd now I'm addicted lol. Definitely buying this.

    One idea though...when I play Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja, and a text comes in, it pauses the game underneath, so I can answer and go right back to playing right away. This game restarts everytime I get a text, which gets annoying. Not a big deal, but something I would love to see in future versions.
    02-19-2011 09:41 PM
  4. kam187's Avatar
    Great thanks!

    Thanks for the input... I need to write some save state code to handle proper suspend/resume. I'll try and get that in in the next few days

    I've more ideas for level packs if it takes off... I won't ruin it for you, but if you buy it u'll see every area (approx 16 levels) it adds a new concept to keep it interesting. You got to see the last 8 levels of so, took me a while to make them but lets just say they're HARRRRRD!
    02-19-2011 10:25 PM
  5. kam187's Avatar
    Suspend/Resume code is done. Some other optimisations with the graphics handling.

    Should have an update tommorow. Need sleep!
    02-23-2011 03:46 AM
  6. kam187's Avatar
    Follow @base2solutions on twitter for updates
    02-28-2011 10:06 PM
  7. MOTOX2's Avatar
    I will say i love your game....nice to see new developers....and its pretty fun, im on a droid x though and ill say its stable, just a lil touch up probably because of blur...you know but otherwise i really like it and take it as a comp because usually i don't use a credit card, i just use websites but im a kid so...lol

    P.S...i know you probably won't but if you ever decide on a new title for android.... an idea possibly change it up but...

    NAZI ZOMBIES: RETURN OF.....lol and then go backwards......i always would wish they would port the ios to android but sadly not
    03-03-2011 11:55 PM
  8. kam187's Avatar
    Thanks MOTOX2.

    Its strange but given the same input android has very low response compared to the App store. I'll still make games for both platforms tho as I only have an android phone myself and I prefer it over iOS.
    This is my first game, so its a bit of a test to see if its worth the time and effort of making good games, or not.

    Spread the word about the game if you can - Twitter, facebook whatever! I really want to make a part 2 and have 3 or 4 great twists in mind, but obviously only if this one does well.
    03-04-2011 03:53 AM
  9. DroidXcon's Avatar
    Downloading now, looks fun
    03-04-2011 04:00 AM
  10. kam187's Avatar
    Version 1.3 just released:

    - Droid 1, 2 and X issues fixed
    - Nexus S issues fixed
    - Considerable in game optimisations
    - Misc bug fixes
    - Smaller file size
    03-07-2011 12:53 PM
  11. kam187's Avatar
    Updated to v1.5.3 - All reported bugs fixed
    03-09-2011 10:00 AM
  12. joggy's Avatar
    Nice game. Great first effort!

    Purchased and word has been spread.
    03-09-2011 04:52 PM
  13. kam187's Avatar
    Thanks alot! Any help getting the word out is really appreciated!!

    Updated to 1.5.4 - sped up menu transitions, and decreased end level 'speech bubble' time.
    03-09-2011 06:40 PM
  14. kam187's Avatar
    A user has made a walkthrough in case you're stuck on any particular level!

    YouTube - ObihoernchenDE's Channel

    The rest of the levels should be up in the next few days.
    03-13-2011 06:11 AM
  15. kam187's Avatar
    V1.5.6 on the market now. Some small bug fixes.
    03-13-2011 05:39 PM
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    03-14-2011 02:24 PM
  17. kam187's Avatar
    Just updated to v1.6.1 - various bug fixes and a new icon!

    03-17-2011 06:12 PM
  18. kam187's Avatar
    Made a new banner... what do you think? Should i change anything?

    03-22-2011 04:26 PM
  19. kam187's Avatar
    Just updated to 2.0.1, and unlocked a bunch more levels in the Lite version
    More levels for Paid version on their way!

    V2.0.1 is up on the market. Please try that one and make sure its running ok.

    - 17 levels in the Lite version
    - Graphics re-rendered for brighter colours on LCD screens
    - Misc bug fixes
    - Wakelock reinstated to fix suspend issues with some slow devices
    03-24-2011 10:05 PM
  20. Tonay's Avatar
    Great game!!! I give you alot of props for
    kam187 likes this.
    03-25-2011 06:46 PM
  21. kam187's Avatar
    Thanks! Spread the word!!
    03-25-2011 09:42 PM
  22. Smitty_82's Avatar
    Great game!!
    03-25-2011 10:18 PM
  23. kam187's Avatar

    Just wanted to let you know i've updated to 2.1.0 and now supports Honeycomb and xtra-large screen sizes like the XOOM No upscaling, native res graphics!
    04-11-2011 06:31 PM
  24. kam187's Avatar
    Sorry guys it seems imageshack change some policy and a lot of people couldn't see the images in the first post. I have changed image host and hopefully you can all see them now
    04-16-2011 01:21 PM
  25. mar#CB's Avatar
    Great looking game, will grab asap.
    04-19-2011 09:08 AM
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