updated 09:20 am EDT, Fri August 24, 2007
Kitty Spangles Solitaire
Swoop Software has updated Kitty Spangles Solitaire 3.5, a Mac-only version of the popular card game. Version 3.5 features 40 games including popular favorites such as Klondike, Canfield, Freecell, Penguin and Spider. The company said that Kitty takes solitaire to another level with "beautifully styled cards and luxuriously animated themes to suit any mood. Intuitive and friendly game selection makes finding and starting a favorite game quick and easy. New and experienced solitaire players alike will enjoy playing with Kitty for hours, able to seamlessly resize the game window to fit their needs." The game will remember the preferences, statistics and high scores for up to 8 players, including the number of games played and won, the win rate, the time taken to win, and much more.
Kitty now includes the games of Double Pyramid and Single-Card Canfield well as a stylish new interface has been added. In addition, the game features improved animations, with smoother effects and card movements and it can now check for and install updates. Finally, the company added a new Help window that provides easy access to game rules and tips.
Kitty Spangles Solitaire 3.5 is available for $20 and is a free update for registered users. The download is 10.6MB; Kitty is a Universal Binary application for Mac OS X 10.3.0 or later, and runs on both PowerPC- and Intel-based Macs.