In Eighth grader knocks Angry Birds out of the top free spot on the App Store, we learn there is a new game in town, and it just dethroned Angry Birds as the number one game in the iPhone app store. Built with Corona,
From the Corona Blog:
Corona-built game named Bubble Ball (which was our most recent App of the Week) just passed the free version of Angry Birds: Seasonson the App Store’s free apps chart. According to the developer — who is just 14 years old — the physics puzzle game has over a million downloads to date, and the download numbers haven’t even topped off yet.
Its amazing how anyone can truly make a living building iPhone apps now that the skills required to make games and apps has be reduced to point and click. Obviously really deep and complicated games require significant coding skills, but the barrier to entry is now quite low.