Lend the Smurfs® a helping hand with the release of Beeline Interactive, Inc.'s Smurfs' Grabber" for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Blending elements of whack-a-mole and arcade-style claw games, Smurfs' Grabber lets players capture delightful Smurf-themed items with a tap of their iOS device.
Developer: Capcom Interactive, Inc.
Price: free Download on the App Store
Based on the original cartoon and comic art, the objective of the game is to maneuver the decidedly Smurf-inspired "claw" around the play field and capture flowers, berries, mushrooms and more. By collecting certain items before the time runs out players can craft potions, bouquets and baked goods which they can then use to unlock unique items.
Smurf's Grabber Gameplay Video
The game includes three "machines" themed around fan favorites: Papa Smurf, Smurfette and Greedy Smurf. Seven different power-ups including Baby Smurf's rattle, Brainy's glasses, Hefty's barbell and Painter's brush keep the fun fresh with effects like adding time or experience multipliers.
The story of the Smurfs — created by Peyo in 1958 — started with the creation of comic books which were later brought to both the big and small screen. Over the years, the little blue characters haven't just limited themselves to the page and the screen. They have inspired records and CDs that have sold millions of copies, entire collections of figurines and toys, and many more products. More than 3,000 products have been produced and a multitude of new projects appear regularly, making the success of the Smurfs planetary!
"Smurfs' Grabber" is available on the Apple App Store. The game is free to play, but charges real money for additional in-app content.