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#1 Dream of Pixels #2 Angry Birds Star Wars according to Metacritic "10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for November 2012" post.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia - December 3rd, 2012 - Dawn of Play is proud to announce that Dream of Pixels has the best metacritic score in November 2012, leading over some of the finest games available on the App Store, including Angry Birds Star Wars at #2.

The "10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for November 2012" metacritic post lists these games on the top 3 spots:

  1. Dream of Pixels - 89
  2. Angry Birds Star Wars - 87
  3. ARC Squadron - 87

Along with the metacritic Best #1 November game, Dream of Pixels collected the following titles and achievements in only two weeks since its release:

  • Top Story -
  • Game of the Week - TouchArcade (forum)
  • Game of the Week - Modojo
  • Game of the Week - AppAdvice
  • Game of the Week - G4TV
  • App of the Day - GameTrailers
  • App of the Day - Kotaku GAOTD
  • App of the Day - eurogamer
  • iQi Top 10 iPhone and iPad game of November 2012 - Pocket Gamer
  • Perfect 5-stars - 240 US App Store customer ratings

Top Review Quotes:

"If only I could look up and touch a tetromino-filled sky... Until then, I thankfully have Dream of Pixels."
-- TouchArcade, John Polson

"... a developer like Dawn of Play comes along with a delightful surprise like Dream of Pixels, one of the dreamiest gaming apps on iTunes."
-- Gaming App of the Day - Kotaku, Mike Fahey

"Every aspect of the game has been thought through with care."
-- App of the Day - eurogamer, Tom Phillips


Dream of Pixels is a beautiful falling blocks puzzle game - in reverse! A brilliant twist on the old classic - unpack tetromino blocks instead of the usual packing. Tap on the mesmerizing grid to unpack tetrominos and watch them spin, rotate and fall. Clear the lines from the beautiful cloudy grid fast enough - or it's dream over.


  • ENJOY the beautiful ever-changing visuals!
  • UNPACK lines in this brilliant twist on the falling blocks classic!
  • PLAY 5 modes: Classic, Puzzle, Pro, Nightmare and Shattered Dream!
  • RELAX in Zen Puzzle mode - slow down and think about it!
  • LISTEN to the amazing music, matching the visual experience perfectly!
  • CHALLENGE your friends via the new Game Center challenges!
  • SHARE animated screenshots on Twitter and Facebook!



Metacritic Top 10 November Games:

iQi Top 10 iPhone and iPad game of November 2012:

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I've been playing this a fair bit since it came out. I like it a lot. It's familiar enough, yet different enough that I really enjoy it.

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