Paper Toss



    Paper Toss's review

    Published: 2013-07-03, by .

    Accurately toss wad after wad into the bin

    • Excellent emulation of real life paper tossing
    • Various difficulties
    • Extremely simplistic
    • Might be more fun to play in actual office

    "Digitalization of the classic office time-waster"

    The human capacity for making a game out of whatever's at hand certainly extends to the office, more often than not resulting in the infamous Paper Toss Challenge. How many times consecutively can you sink a wadded up sheet of paper into the trash can? What if we move it across the room, and obstruct the flight path with a fan? Sure, it's wasting time, but it's also physics in action.

    The Paper Toss app brings the experience of mindless office fun to the palm of your hand. There are various environments in which you can play, but it essentially boils down to flicking digital paper into a can over and over again. The ever-present fan changes direction and intensity, meaning you'll have to adjust your flicks accordingly. Once you get the hang of what numbers correspond to what angle of flick, it's fairly easy to rack up many consecutive baskets, which are recorded on your own personal high score board.

    The free version of this app comes with plenty of ads, but they don't significantly obstruct gameplay.

    Whether you're playing it in real life or through the app, Paper Toss is a simple, reliable game. Whether or not it has much replay value all depends on you - just how fun is it to throw paper into the bin, anyway?

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    by Janel , Appszoom

    Jul 03, 2013


    Have you ever been bored at work, crumpled up a piece of paper and counted how many times you can make it in a small trash can? Has your boss ever gone out for a quick bite while you and your co-workers see how far you can move the trash can away and still make the paper shot? Have you ever brought in electric fans to make the shot even harder? Backflip Studios is happy to announce that we have brought this amazing and hilarious experience to the iPhone.

    This game is oddly satisfying . . . much like tossing a real ball of crumpled paper into a metal trash basket. So realistic, you will think you are stuck in an office killing time.

    Game includes:
    -Gorgeous graphics
    -8 levels of varied difficulty
    -Innovative flick control
    -Animated paper
    -Real office sounds
    -Varying wind speed from fan impacts paper flight
    -Verbal abuse from angry co-workers

    Let us know what you think.

    Paper Toss is brought to you by Backflip Studios, creators of absurdly fun mobile games like NinJump, DragonVale, Spellfall, Army of Darkness Defense & more. Search the App Store for "Backflip Studios" to see all our games. Follow @BackflipStudios on Twitter for game announcements and other updates.

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