Will Verduzco · May 7, 2012 at 04:00 am

Catapult Your Cows with CowCopter

Ever heard the expression “when pigs fly?” Well that still hasn’t happened, but those wishing to practice aviation with other barnyard animals may now have their fill. XDA Forum Member BubbleCow brings us CowCopter, a side-scroller game similar in game play to the popular helicopter games of yesteryear.

The controls are simple. You simply tap and hold the screen to propel the barrelling bovine upwards. Your goal is to collect stars while avoiding obstacles, which increase in difficulty quickly along with level.

Alas, you cannot keep flying forever. As with real life rocket cows, there is a finite supply of fuel. After all, you don’t want to break the game’s immense realism by offering an unlimited fuel supply. Luckily, collecting stars recharges your fuel and regenerates your health if you don’t have the best luck in avoiding the flying obstacles. You are also rewarded for doing well because it increases your score, which in turn allows for interesting power-ups and features.

Head over to the game thread to get started.


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willverduzco is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Will Verduzco is the Portal Administrator for the XDA-Developers Portal. He has been addicted to mobile technology since the HTC Wizard. But starting with the Nexus One, his gadget love affair shifted to Google's little green robot. He is also a Johns Hopkins University graduate in neuroscience and is now currently studying to become a physician. View willverduzco's posts and articles here.
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