What kind of god would you be? Benevolent or vengeful? Play Pocket God and discover the answer within yourself.
Pocket God is a smash-hit
app and god game
for the iPod Touch/iPhone. The app was created by Dave Castelnuovo and Allan Dye, of Bolt Creative, a San Francisco-based developer. In Pocket God, you play as a god who has control over a race of islanders called "Pygmies". You can reward them with gifts
or kill them
. There can be up to six pygmies at a time and if killed, you can bring them back
. You also have control over other things as well, such as animals and the weather. The app is constantly updating and has had forty-seven episodes released so far. Plenty more are to come.
The app has recieved a comic book adaptation
, which has been well received.
It has received a sequel/spin-off known as "Pocket God: Journey To Uranus
This game provides examples of: