Subway Surfers – Touch Enabled App for Ultrabooks plus Intel Tablets


As element of the continuing co-op with Intel to highlight interesting plus valuable Ultrabook software resources I’ve got a demo of the touch-enabled game from Appup running found on the Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga Ultrabook Convertible for we, players plus programmers likewise.

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Subway Surfers is currently free found on the Intel Appup store plus you are able to download plus install onto any Windows 7 plus 8 PC. If you’ve got a touch enabled Intel Ultrabook or pill or when you’re considering developing 1, go look at the demo movie under.


The aim of the game is to guide Jake over the railway tracks (among the stupid techniques to die I believe!) moving between lines to dodge trains, gather income plus alternative products. You are able to jump, slide plus fire. It’s smooth addictive plus importantly it functions inside a quantity of orientations plus situations. For instance when you’re utilizing the Lenovo Yoga inside laptop mode you are able to grab the sides of the show plus employ both thumbs to control Jake. One finger can be done when you’re carrying the pill. Portrait mode functions too.

Not just are you able to control Jake the Subway Surfer by touch however, you are able to employ the accelerometer too. It’s harder though thus beware! Finally, though I couldn’t receive the keyboard controls functioning inside this demo, it does help them. I assume they are enabled in the event you don’t have a touchscreen.

In terms of images plus fun it’s a fantastic game nevertheless there can be a limited improvements. For a begin it’s not a Windows 8 application thus swiping from top or sides doesn’t help the routine charms or sharing choices. That won’t be a issue to various today yet because persons receive chosen to Windows 8 apps, desktop apps like this will want too apply anything synonymous. Developers could note the side-holding hotspots that are the simplest regions to reach with thumbs plus remember which whenever carrying a pill with 2 hands there could just be 2 fingers accessible. Three-finger actions will not be accessible. Remember the different use situations too…


Subway Surfer moreover functions about Clovertrail pills nevertheless not very because smoothly, that is surprising because the images don’t appear to be which intense.

For certain fun about the touch pill pay a visit to Subway Surfers plus when you’re thinking regarding developing a game for Windows 8 touch equipment, make sure to read the developer articles plus observe the movie under.

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