'A Tiny Game of Pong' is an itty-bitty Apple Watch window into gaming's past
February 17, 2016 - Uncategorized
If you have an Apple Watch and you want to play games on it, you might as well start with the very first game of all.
A Tiny Game of Pong replicates the trailblazing arcade star on your wrist-mounted Apple Watch screen, using the Digital Crown (that dial on the side) to move the paddle left and right. It’s like having a miniaturized Atari 2600 — complete with paddle controller — right where you’d normally check the time.
The starter Arcade mode, which is free to download for a limited time after the game’s Feb. 16 launch, is an endless game that challenges you to score as many points as you can against an AI opponent before it can slip the ball past you. It’s basically an “endless runner” take on Pong. Read more…