Lisa Bettany is releasing her first solo project today, a mobile game for iOS called Poppets. It represents a creative departure for the photography-steeped co-founder of the popular Camera+ app.
Her game mixes familiar controls and mechanics with a stylized presentation that recalls a children’s storybook come to life. You play as a character, or in this case, a “poppet,” that resembles a stuffed animal holding three balloons. Those balloons carry you upwards to your destination in each of a series of stages. Tilting your iPhone adjusts the direction of the character’s path and also helps avoid obstacles that could pop the three balloons. If you pop all three, You’ll have to a new earn one with either accrued points or an in-app purchase.
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