We just released version 3.9 of Ballcraft Table Tennis and it has so many new features it might just be a gaming revolution. Continuing with the success of Ballcraft Air Hockey, we have added an all new 3rd Person mode for optimum control and play ability. A new advanced AI brings fun and challenges, plus
Yesterday evening I met Nolan Bushnell at an event in Santa Monica called Educelerate at which he was a speaker. I introduced myself as a game developer and asked him if I could show him my ping pong game! He said sure, and I experienced the feeling of showing the creator of Pong and of
What an amazing last year I had with Taylor Negron! Taylor was productive and giving from the first day we met 10 years ago. That day he gave a girl in my shop his bandanna and she didn’t want it. We always joked about it! We stayed together in my shop for 2 hrs. frolicking
A friend called and said “This is really cool, but I think Parker Brothers owns the trademark on Ping Pong.” So it’s true, and Atari has Pong, so Table Tennis it is. We like the new name. We feel it fits our concept of what we’d like to grow into, which is actual sports for
Thankfully, games compiled onto IOS have the byte-code stripped and so when Air Hockey was approved on the Apple App store nearly 2 weeks after being submitted, we left the build up. It was listed at $9.99 and we got downloads from friends and family, and a few interesting ones from around the world.
Air hockey was released on the android marketplace after I met Jakob Porser from Minecraft at Peet’s LA because I sat next to him randomly with a friend at the next little table. We all got to chatting lightly, because my friend who was already there programming all morning had already spoken with and met