Hard8 is not going to be remembered as a ‘killer app’ on the iPhone; it’s an indie puzzle game on a format that has far too many puzzle games. Which is unfortunate, because for those five minute down times, Hard8 is much more fun than it has any right to be.
|This game is a hidden Jackpot on the App Store|
The basic game plays a bit like the children’s classic board game Connect 4. There is a grid of squares, and across the bottom of the table are blocks, fruit, poker chips of varying value, and dice faces. The goal is to drop additional dice into the playing field to link with other dice to add to a value of eight. Do that, the dice disappear.
|Some puzzles can get really challenging. Which is what you want from a puzzle game|
|There is nothing more addictive than tweeting an awesome score|