Apple’s is showcasing a ton of cool indie games in iTunes. Outstanding new releases like Ticket to Earth, Euclidean Lands and Beglitched are on sale, along with an army of $.99 classics. There are far worse ways to spend a couple of dollars. READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!
Sunless Sea is coming to iPad in the spring, Failbetter Games announced today. It won’t include the Zubmariner expansion, but I’m sure there will still be plenty of ways to die. READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!
Feral Interactive revealed the price and specs today for the upcoming iPad version of Rome: Total War. The game will sell for $9.99, and will require 4GB of space to download. It will be compatible with any iPad Air and iPad Pro model. If one wants to play on an iPad Mini, they must use the iPad mini 2 or newer. Rome: Total War for iPad is still without a release date, but it is coming this year.
A wondrous combination of martial arts action and BioWare storytelling, Jade Empire is a classic action RPG that could really use a sequel. Perhaps today’s release of Jade Empire: Special Edition on iOS is a step in that direction. Or not. Advertisement Aspyr Media, the folks behind the iOS version of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, have ported BioWare’s martial arts epic to touchscreen. For $9.99 players get the full game experience, with more than 40 hours of gameplay and—for the first time—achievements. Everybody loves achievements. For those of you unfamiliar with the game, it’s basically a standard BioWare RPG, with moral choices, rich characters, followers and plenty of deep storytelling, only with lots of kicking and punching. And in case you’re wondering how the action RPG controls on a touch screen, here’s an expert mode controls tutorial. We’re probably not getting a Jade Empire sequel any time soon, but at least the iOS release will mean new fans to commiserate with. READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!