AppDictions App Review
There is definitely some sort of irresistible thrill in occasionally being the bad guy. Stealing, running, hiding from the police—so exciting, right? Well, there is no better way to indulge in being a petty thief than in games. You get to have the excitement without having to pay real-life consequences!
Screwtape Studios knows how fun it can be to be bad sometimes, so they are giving us the opportunity to have at it with their newest offering. Bank Job is an arcade game that lets players run amok in a (pretend) bank robbery—as the robber.
This fast paced robbery adventure game requires players to help the anti-hero Paulie Barbosa make an escape with the loot. Simply keep moving and avoid all the tricks and obstacles in the way in order to reach each checkpoint safe and sound. Deposit a part of the treasure at the checkpoints.
There is some risk in being the bad guy, but playing smart is the way to go, outsmarting the police by sidestepping all the obstacles. There is help to be found along the way; hats give Paulie Barbosa special incentives or even gambles, and try different hats to make the trip easier, and the getaway cleaner.
This is a unique endless runner game, with an innovative idea that will endlessly entertain all kinds of users to play. It is challenging enough, but definitely has a simple and straight-forward concept so it’s easy to grasp for kids and adults alike.
The graphics is a strong point of Bank Job as well. It is colorful and excellently rendered so the players will be continuously engaged all throughout the game. The bright background is not too crowded, and the layout is simple and similar to other like-minded games.
Try out Bank Job by going to the App Store. This game is free, and compatible with the iPhone and iPad.
Bank Job is a challenging, fast paced, running game that is easy to pick up and play and has a unique toon inspired style.
Help bungled burglar, Paulie Barbosa, escape the high security vaults while collecting as much loot as possible. Reach checkpoints to deposit loot or get hurt and lose it forever. Climb up and down between the vaults and sewers all while avoiding high-tech security lasers, spikes, anvils and spinning grinders.
Use the latest in hat fashion to help Paulie make a clean getaway. Want to make some big runs? Just use the Viking Helm to give you a huge, nordic leap. Want to make every piece of loot count? Wear the crown and take the risk out of collecting. Are you a bit of a gambler? Put on the poker hat and choose a card to multiply your haul by up to five times! These, and many other hats will make you the perfect bank robber!
Choose from the five in-app purchases to give your loot the boost it needs to make buying hats a sinch. Grab a little loot for a small amount, or get a billion pieces and never worry about collecting again.
Get as far as you can, or collect the most loot, the choice is yours to make!
"As far as Endless runners goes, Bank Job is easily one of the more original feeling titles and I definitely recommend it for fans of this genre." – App Store Arcade 8/10
Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad.Requires iOS 3.1.3 or later.