October 23, 2012 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Gibsons, Canada - In a special promotion with games-portal, Daily App Dream, independent developers James Pawliuk and Brandon Alter are are offering everyone the opportunity to download their tactical RPG, LostStar Tactics, for free! This offer is available only for a few days.
LostStar Tactics is a tactical RPG available exclusively on the iTunes app store. Players control a band of warriors who have crashed on an unknown planet and must fight to survive as they explore the new world.
The gameplay features strategy-centered, turn-based combat where each warrior in a player's group has his own variety of skills that he can use to defeat his opponents. As the game progresses players recruit new warriors and strengthen their existing warriors with a variety of new skills and items that can be gain as the rewards of successful combat.
The player's main character, the captain, has a special ability system, where instead of using skills he has selected when gaining levels, he draws cards from a deck that the player builds for him. This adds further customization and variety to the game. The cards allow him to do a wide variety of things such as summoning droids, strengthening his allies, and dealing damage to his foes. The cards are collected by winning battles and visiting shops that the player discovers as they explore the planet.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 29.5 MB
Pricing and Availability:
LostStar Tactics 1.1.0 is currently Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. LostStar Tactics also has an expansion pack that is available via in app purchase. This expansion pack adds new characters, cards and items as well as extending the campaign. It has been available since the end of September and is priced at $1.99 (USD).
James Pawliuk is an independent developer who develops games for the iPhone and iPod touch. Copyright (C) 2012 James Pawliuk. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.