6 Shots


Star Map

This is a kind of "World Map" before we decided to do galaxy groupings differently. Astronut for iPhone: http://astronutapp.com/iphone Astronut for iPad: h...

May 19, 2012


Astronut for iPad

When introduced, the iPad was quite a curveball as we had designed Astronut for the screen ratio of the iPhone. This was one idea for what we could do for iP...

May 18, 2012


Early Astronut Icon

During the process I drew some other fun things that we never used like this cute acorn icon. Astro, nut. GET IT?! Astronut for iPhone: http://astronutapp.c...

May 18, 2012


Floating UI

Later on in the development of Astronut we removed the bars at the top and bottom to let the buttons and indicators float, also using "containers" for life a...

May 18, 2012


Heads-Up Display

We also experimented with a translucent blue HUD atop the play field, showing gauges and star shard progress. You can also see the containers for oxygen and ...

May 18, 2012


Fuel and Oxygen Gauges

Early on in the design and development of Astronut we tried things like more physical buttons for jump and boost, with gauges for fuel and oxygen. (In early ...

May 18, 2012