jerdog · Oct 15, 2012 at 07:00 pm

Space Ball Basketball Game for Android

Let’s face it, there are times when you are stuck to one spot for a period of time, bored out of your mind. You could pick up a newspaper someone left in the stall, but who knows where that’s been, right? And it’s probably made of recycled paper from that very bathroom, so why chance it? Well XDA Forum Member renatoboucas created what may be the perfect solution for when you need to pass the time with his Space Ball game.

Space Ball brings the carnival and arcade basketball games, where you try and shoot a ball into a moving basket, to the realm of a space ship in, well, space. Using the gyroscope in your phone, you move the player side-to-side to catch any bouncing basketballs, and then you position the cross-hairs with your finger going up and down on the screen and let go. You get points if you score, and more points if you score multiple baskets at once via combo bounces, and even more points the higher the basket you choose. It can get quite addicting.

Check out the application thread for more information and to offer feedback to the developer.


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jerdog is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Jeremy has been an XDA member since 2007, and has been involved in technology in one way or another, dating back to when he was 8 years old and was given his first PC in 1984 - which promptly got formatted. It was a match made in the stars, and he never looked back. He has owned, to date, over 60 mobile devices over the last 15 years and mobile technology just clicks with him. In addition to being a News Editor and OEM Relations Manager, he is a Senior Moderator and member of the Developer and Moderator Committees at XDA. View jerdog's posts and articles here.
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