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Rock Away

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Submitted on: 2/14/2015 1:50:00 AM
By: D. Rijmenants (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 3 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     Rock Away is a very addictive boardgame with a simple goal: play until only one rock remains in the center of the screen. Simple goal, hard game! If you start losing hope to find a solution, let me tell you this: I first saw the game with a street vendor in Tunesia, who showed me 4 solutions in a nick of time. He told me he knew 12 solutions. I bought the game, believing this was a piece of cake, and spend 2 days finding one solution! I now have great respect for that poor man. I challenge everyone to seek all solutions. Good luck (and lots of time and little sleep). Update 12/8: rewrote game routine (less code) and small undo-routine bug.

 
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