The game has been completely rebuilt using Android’s NDK (native development kit) which gives the game greatly improved performance across a range of phones, and has enabled the inclusion of new game features. Astraware Sudoku now includes a puzzle generator which can create billions of different true Sudoku puzzles; a real-time animated background that gently changes color to suit the time of day; and a choice of different number styles, so players can customize the look of their game.
Astraware Sudoku includes all the features that avid Sudoku players need– a puzzle generator which creates billions of puzzles at multiple difficulty levels; a puzzle solver which can help with puzzles input from newspapers and books; various types of assistance to help players learn and improve their game including manual or automatic pencilmarks, hold-and-highlight and smart hints; and the Sudoku of the Day daily puzzle challenge where players can download each day’s puzzle at their chosen difficulty level and once completed, compare their time with other players worldwide. Players who are proud of their best times, now also have the option to post them to Facebook.
This new update requires Android OS 1.6 or later and supports devices with 320x480, 480x800, and 480x854 screen resolutions. In addition, support for full-screen play on the Samsung Galaxy Tab (600x1024) has been included.
Astraware Sudoku is available from Android Market at the special re-launch price of $1.99 for a limited time. For more information and screenshots, visit http://www.astraware.com/android/sudoku.
Founded in 1994 and incorporated in 2000, Astraware is a UK-based games studio that develops, publishes and distributes games for a wide range of smartphones and mobile devices. Some of the titles to come out of the Astraware studio include multi-award-winning Astraware Sudoku, Tradewinds 2 (developed under license from Sandlot Games), and Pazzazz Games' GTS World Racing. Mobile gaming enthusiasts have downloaded more than 75 million copies of Astraware's products, and the company has customers in more than 100 countries. For more information visit: http://www.astraware.com. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/astraware. Twitter: http://twitter.com/astraware.
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