500,000 - 1,000,000 downloads
- Minimalistic layout
- Power ups and achievements
- Online leaderboards
- It could get boring after a while
Gameplay can't be simpler: use the touchscreen to control a wheel divided in three equal slices. Each slice is set in a different color (blue, purple and orange). Some balls (with the same colors of the slices) will approach the wheel, spin the wheel and match colors, collect power ups and earn achievements.
As its developers (Submachine Factory) say, GYRO is an easy to play but hard to master game. And it's true: complexity increases as you last. The more balls you match in a row, the higher the multiplier will be. The game is set in a cool minimalistic layout. Simplicity regarding graphics doesn't affect playability, rather the opposite. Screentouch response is perfect (this is the most important thing).
You better have nerves of steel if you want to get high scores. If you achieve it, you can submit it on online leaderboards provided by Swarm. There are lots of achievements to unlock too.
Simplicity and high playability.
"They must be drinking some special vodka because they’ve given the world a stonking good bit of enjoyment! Bizarrely addictive!" - ★★★★Androidgamesreview.com
"It shines for its simplicity which adds to the beauty of this game, not only is it very addictive and fun, but it also looks great. It’s one of those games that you don’t want to uninstall because you keep coming back to it, even if it is for a quick round." - ★★★★1/2 Androidspin.com
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*** GYRO 2.0 is up! It features 2 new game modes (Hardcore and Challenges), as well as new power-ups and viruses, language options and numerous improvements. Check it out ! ***
GYRO, the massive smash hit that's had thousands of Android gamers glued to their screens just got better! It now comes packed with extra game modes and features including Time Attack mode, player ranks and extra unlockable wheel colour sets.
GYRO is a wonderfully simple yet fiendishly addictive arcade puzzle game like none you’ve ever seen before; a game of pure old school arcade beauty that serves up that ‘just one more go’ factor in spades.
Use one finger to rotate the multi-coloured wheel 360 degrees whilst making sure that the coloured balls flying onto the screen land in the matching part of the wheel. Sounds easy? Throw in more balls and increasingly faster speed over time and GYRO becomes a fast-paced game of skill and nerves, urging you to collect power-ups, rack up massive scores and last as long as you can whilst your skills are tested to the absolute max!
● Beautifully simple controls and design
● Incredibly addictive arcade gameplay
● Gazillions of points to collect
● Arcade, Time Attack, Hardcore and Challenges game modes
● Unlockable color sets and 8-bit sound set
● Swarm-supported online leaderboards (optional)
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Permission 'READ PHONE STATE AND IDENTITY' - Quote from Swarm website: Allows Swarm to prevent fraud and create a secure environment (no personally identifiable information is used). Is announced to be removed in the next version of Swarm.
Recently changed in this version:
● Hardcore Mode - the Ultimate Challenge!
● Challenges - test your skills in 48 challenges, including 8 special runs
● 1 new Power-Up and 2 new Skulls
● Additional languages support
● Bugfixes and improvements
● Fixes potential SWARM issues
● Switched game modes unlocking for free back on - we disabled it by mistake with the last update, sorry : c
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Comments and ratings for GYRO
Great time passer
Simple design, simple concept, yet interesting, addictive, & progressively challenging.
Anybody else just rating this for more game modes? :-P
Its really addicting and a good time waster
Really fun and challenging