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Strike Knight



Simple, fun arcade bowling game set in a bar atmosphere.

What parents need to know

Ease of play

Strike Knight is like a combination of bowling and air hockey -- you slide a puck down a table at a bunch of pins. The sliding action is very natural, and there are no gutters to worry about.


If you do poorly, you may see a brief animation of bowling pins raining down on an armored knight. He will raise his shield to deflect them.

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Drinking, drugs, & smoking

The game is set in a bar. You will see bar stools and a neon sign that reads, "BAR," but you will not see anybody drinking. You don't even see a single bottle or glass in the scenery.

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this fun, simple bowling app takes place in a bar, but that no bottles or beverages are shown anywhere in Strike Knight. Also, parents should be aware that a well-played frame will elicit cheers from an unseen crowd, but a frame in which you leave even one pin standing will earn laughter and boos. Also, Strike Knight can connect to the Plus+ social gaming network.

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STRIKE KNIGHT is the kind of app that it sometimes feels the iPhone was created for. It's set at a beautifully animated pinball-type arcade machine in a bar, on which you'll use your finger to  slide a smooth puck down a bumper-lined alley toward ten bowling pins. It looks and feels incredibly natural, as if you were really standing at just such a table game in real life. The game is scored just like regular bowling, but the ability to use the side bumpers for tricky bank shots and rebounds adds a whole new level of skill and strategy. It feels a bit harsh, though, to have onlookers laugh at you for missing even one pin.

App details

Devices:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Pricing structure:Free
Release date:May 17, 2010
Category:Arcade Games
Size:13.70 MB
Minimum software requirements:iPhone OS 3.0 or later

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Teen, 15 years old Written byOfficial Critic March 16, 2012

Good Game - with some action required

Strike Knight is an app that you can download on your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. A good game for kids and teens.
Kid, 12 years old June 29, 2010

fun game that may be to easy for hardcor gamers

i just bought this app and thought it was very fun...... but aat times a little bit to thought the game could have been a little more challenging than it was. But besides that it a fun game but have costion of entering other networks and product placements. I would recomend this game for kids ages 6-12.


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