App News: C&C Ancients Arrives on Steam, Kahuna Comes to iOS/Android, and Love Letter Is In The Mail and more…

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Commands & Colors: Ancients Comes to PC/Mac

The large GMT Games information round Gen Con was once the deal that they had lately struck with Playdek to expand their catalog. It was once so large, in truth, that it was once simple to omit that they were not the one developer in the market digitizing GMT titles. Another was once HexWar Games (HexWar) who’ve been operating on a virtual model of Commands & Colors: Ancients for some time now. Today we get to see the culmination in their hard work as C&C: Ancients has simply been launched on Steam for PC and Mac.

Blurb time:

HexWar wrote:

The recreation permits gamers to painting vital engagements of historical historical past. The battles focal point on the historic deployment of forces and vital terrain options on the size of the sport gadget.

The scale of the sport is versatile and varies from fight to fight. For some eventualities, an infantry unit might constitute a whole legion of squaddies, whilst in different eventualities, a unit might constitute only a few courageous warriors.

The command card gadget drives motion, creates “fog of warfare” and items gamers with many attention-grabbing demanding situations and alternatives, whilst the fight cube unravel fight briefly and successfully. The battlefield techniques you are going to want to execute to achieve victory conform remarkably smartly to the strengths and obstacles of the quite a lot of historical unit varieties, their guns, the terrain and historical past.

Key Features:

-15 Scenarios from vital engagements of historical historical past

-Over 50 distinctive fight and command playing cards to simulate tactical and strategic possible choices

-Make strategic possible choices devoted to the technology with chariots, archers, foot squaddies and fixed gadgets

-Play as Syracusan, Carthaginian or Roman

-Three ranges of AI problem

What the blurb does not point out is on-line multiplayer, which C&C: Ancients does not appear to have. I imply, I have not downloaded it myself, but it surely appears to be a fully solo affair vs. AI which turns out like an strange selection.

We do know that their is an iOS and Android model in ultimate checking out so we must see that hitting the App Store and Google Play within the now not too far away long term. The Steam model, on the opposite hand, is on sale for 30% off the common value thru subsequent Wednesday.

Commands & Colors: Ancients for PC/Mac by way of Steam, $14

Kahuna Released Android, Updated on iOS

The iOS model of Kahuna launched again in 2018 and, to be truthful, fell utterly off my radar. That’s now not a knock on the sport, extra a knock on myself for now not being in a position to stay alongside of the slew of virtual board video games launched up to now few years. A contemporary e mail has reignited my passion on this one, then again, and if you are an Android consumer you must be excited as smartly. Kahuna simply made the bounce to Google Play.

Kahuna is a recreation the place you construct magic bridges between islands and…yeah, let’s simply blurb it.

[q=”United Soft Media (USM)“]Two monks – the wielders of Kahuna magic – compete to decide which ones has larger powers. With a make a selection team of 12 uninhabited islands, they use their magical powers to construct bridges linking the ones islands to each and every different.

Kahuna is straightforward to be told – however a problem to actually grasp! Rivals use playing cards strategically to position bridges between the islands or take away opponent’s bridges. As quickly as nearly all of bridges are conquered round an island, Kahuna marker stones can also be positioned on that island. The participant who holds essentially the most Kahuna stones after a spherical will rating issues. It’s all about suave placement of restricted playing cards for optimum affect.

– Magical recreation for one or two gamers

– Easy laws for a quick recreation get started

– Campaign mode for unmarried gamers

– Turn-based multiplayer mode for two gamers

– Numerous Game Center achievements

– 12 AI warring parties with other personalities and techniques supply various demanding situations

– Based on the a hit board recreation vintage

– Available languages: English, German, Dutch