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The Brainstormer


The Brainstormer
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Description

The Brainstormer is kindling for creative minds. A tactile tool to randomly combine a plot, a subject and a setting or style, the Brainstormer provides a moment of inspiration for writers, painters, or any creative mind. Combat creative block, spark new ideas and summon up quick subjects for doodling, sketching or journaling.

The Brainstormer has three spinning wheels featuring plot/conflict, theme/setting and subject/location. By manipulating the wheels -- or do a random spin -- you generate combinations that make fantastic creative prompts for writing, sketching or any creative activity. Edit the wheels: tweak the built in lists or create entirely new scenarios from scratch.

NEW! More Wheels! The NEW Character Builder wheel combines of archetypes attributes and backgrounds, and the World Builder combines theme, mood and place to create one-of-a-kind settings.

LOVE FOR THE BRAINSTORMER

"The Brainstormer is a very attractive app that spins wheel to randomly combine plots, subjects, and styles. It's great for quick prompts or a new impulse."
-- Jurgen Fauth, Huffington Post

"The Brainstormer app provides a cornucopia of ideas for creative minds"
-- Kelly Hodgkins, TUAW

"Next time you're fresh out of ideas, give the wheels of Brainstormer a spin."
-- Mike Rankin, CreativePro.com

FEATURES

• Time-tested and artist-proven, featuring the carefully curated ‘Classic Brainstormer’ lists.
• Circular ‘Wheel Mode’ and linear ‘Slot Machine’ mode provides two views into the nearly endless combinations.
• Shake your phone or roll the dice for “Random Spin”.
• Lock any of the wheels to fine tune your spins.
• Fully editable: Tweak the ‘Classic Brainstormer’ or create your own wheels entirely.
• Character Builder and World Builder wheel. NEW!
• Found the perfect combination? Send it via email or share it on Twitter and Facebook.

VIDEO DEMO

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3e4RZ9HydUo

MORE INFO

http://www.tapnik.com/brainstormer

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CREDITS

Original Concept, all Art and Design by Andrew Bosley
Software Development by Joel Davis

What's New in Version 1.4.1

v1.4.1 Now display user wheels from original Brainstormer
v1.4.0 MAJOR UPDATE -- iPad and Retina support!
- More wheels to choose from, including Character Creator and World Builder
- You can Lock Wheels now to fine tune your random spins
- Much improved editing of custom wheels
- Redesigned interface

Screenshots

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