mic_888 · Jan 7, 2011 at 09:00 pm

Shift – WinMo Puzzle Game Written For Android

For those of you who may remember Shift – a Windows Mobile puzzle game, it’s now available on Android, courtesy of XDA forum member mr_deimos.

Shift was originally written for Winmo by XDA member Mollusk, and involves moving blocks around to form groups of 3 blocks or more to make them disappear. mr_deimos waited so long for an Android port, that he got fed up of waiting and decided to write an Android version himself.

The game mechanics and scoring system are identical to the Windows Mobile version, but the graphics and coding were done from scratch since the dev did not have sources for the original game.

To download the game, and for more information, head on over to the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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