start the game, then u get them

On Aug 19, 2011, at 2:40 AM, Che wrote:

>  hmm, not seeing that, maybe it is on i phone and not droid version?
>  when i start it up, i get play now, select level, something that sounds like 
> start marathon, but nothing about instructions or tutorials.
>  when i start level one, it says find the fertilizer by tapping the sound 
> that is playing now.
> so after 5 minutes of randomly moving around the screen, i found the sound 
> and tapped it, having had no clue what i was doing or why.
>  so you guys that have played this, any tips or know of anywhere i can find 
> instructions?
> the fact that the developer has not even basic instructions on their web site 
> blows me away frankly.
>  i don't really get how a developer can spend countless hours working on a 
> game, then just throw in instructions as an afterthought.
>  check out Grey Matter's block party, the instructions are clear, laid out 
> well and easy to navigate.
>  compare that to castaways, jeremy knows i love his stuff, and castaways so 
> far has my vote for game of the year, but he also knows i think his 
> instructions are terrible, and a real turnoff for a person just picking up 
> the game.
>  as i've mentioned before, i've reccomended castaways to several folks at 
> blind adrenaline that i know to be fairly avid audio gamers, only one of 
> which ended up giving it an honest try because they weren't clear on how the 
> game worked, etc.  remember, the vast vast majority of audio gamers are not 
> on this list, and do not get all the information that jeremy and others have 
> posted about the game, a great deal of which i have found vital to playing it 
> and understanding it enough to play well.
>  this is a key element, and i think its a real tragedy when a good game 
> doesn't get a fair shot because the instructions aren't complete or clear 
> enough.
>  whew, anyhow, didn't mean to get on a rant there, just an aspect of a lot of 
> games i don't understand at all.
>  anyhow, stem stumpers has gotten good reviews, and i'd love to check it out, 
> but totally baffled as to how to even get going with it.
> any info appreciated.
> thanks,
> che
> 
> 
> On 8/18/2011 6:47 PM, Michael Taboada (AI5HF) wrote:
>> Hi,
>> If you start the game, there will be a tutorial.
>> Hth,
>> 
>> -Michael.
>> --------------------------------------------------
>> From: "Che" <blindadrenal...@gmail.com>
>> Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2011 5:43 PM
>> To: "Gamers Discussion list" <gamers@audyssey.org>
>> Subject: [Audyssey] Stem stumper for smart phones
>> 
>>> hey all, i purchased the game stem stumper for my android phone today
>>> to help support development of audio games on smart phones in a small
>>> way, as we have very few audio games so far.
>>> anyhow, the reviews i have read of it say its great, but i cannot find
>>> instructions on how it is played, or what the goal is or much else.
>>> anybody out there played this either on iPhone or droid and can give
>>> some info, or maybe a site where instructions can be found?
>>> i searched for a solid ten minutes today, but came up empty handed,
>>> the developers site doesn't seem to have instructions either, if they
>>> do they seem to be well hidden.
>>> thanks for any info.
>>> 
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