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Old 11-02-2011, 09:06 AM
SirAwesome SirAwesome is offline
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I assume this update is along the same lines as when they updated the hd version to take advantage of the ipad 2 ?
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Old 12-16-2011, 05:02 AM
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FREE again!

Best sale ever!

My favorite video game of all times, especially the local multiplayer option!

Don't miss that, folks!


(Sounds like Asphalt 7 will show up next week or so. Finally.)

Wrote an article on Asphalt 6, it's German-language but you'll find all lists with tracks and cars and some links with tips.

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Old 12-16-2011, 05:17 AM
LookingForGames LookingForGames is offline
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It's cool when you have people who tell you when stuff is free!
Thanks mate!
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Old 04-13-2012, 09:15 AM
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the new asphalt 6 update added 2 new cars. the size on the device which was already too big before the update (1GB) is now near 1.5GB!

this is the most disgraceful update i have seen in a while. basically the game doubled in size since its initial release and, imho, with no real justification.

thank you gameloft
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Old 04-13-2012, 10:05 AM
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FREE again!

Best sale ever!

My favorite video game of all times, especially the local multiplayer option!

Don't miss that, folks!


(Sounds like Asphalt 7 will show up next week or so. Finally.)

Wrote an article on Asphalt 6, it's German-language but you'll find all lists with tracks and cars and some links with tips.
The Asphalt 7 rumour? Any source or link.
I'm not doubting you, I'd just be glad to see a new one because I have 6 since day one launch and would like to see some new cars and tracks.
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Old 04-13-2012, 10:22 AM
EfratBarTal EfratBarTal is offline
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The Asphalt 7 rumour? Any source or link.
I'm not doubting you, I'd just be glad to see a new one because I have 6 since day one launch and would like to see some new cars and tracks.
that A7 rumor post is from roughly 4 months ago. obviously, asphalt 7 didn't happen the week following that post.

update on A6 on my device: sadly, i deleted it. yeah, A6 is my favorite iOS racer and i do support gameloft's intentions on making this game perform better on new iPads, but for me it was just investing 500MBs into something that has no real compensation. and these 100s of MBs are scarce on my device. in a way this is my fault, i had to get the 16GB model. next time i buy an ios device, it will have no less than 64GBs.

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Old 04-13-2012, 10:27 AM
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that A7 rumor post is from roughly 4 months ago. obviously, asphalt 7 didn't happen the week following that post.
Ah, fair enough. Never looked at date of the post, my bad.
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Old 04-13-2012, 11:44 AM
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that A7 rumor post is from roughly 4 months ago. obviously, asphalt 7 didn't happen the week following that post.
It was a wrong expectation by me, sorry. Based on the fact as it was all the same with Asphalt 4, 5 and 6: One week before the launch of a new version (always in December ready for xmas) the previous version went free. So I thought it would be "natural" that A7 would show up in Dec '11. But: Nothing until now.

And correct: The iPad retina update of A6 needs another update.
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Old 05-09-2012, 08:36 AM
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And correct: The iPad retina update of A6 needs another update.
Sorry for quoting myself. The update for the best consumer video game of all times and of all soft- and hardware platforms is out (two minutes ago):

What's new in the HD version:

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- Enhanced performance for the new iPad.
- Revamped multiplayer for even more high-speed action: Take down your opponents and become the king of the road!
- New car! Discover the amazing new Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR-X!
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Asphalt 6 is turning up the heat yet again with a new car and extra features for our loyal racing fans!
- Revamped multiplayer for even more high-speed action: Take down your opponents and become the king of the road!
- New car! Discover the amazing new Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR-X!
Thanks for your continued support. If you haven’t done so recently, please give us a 5-Star review on the App Store to help us make more great updates.
Finally. Thanks, Gameloft! Four weeks without Asphalt 6 on iPad 3 was a pain. Downloading…
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Old 05-09-2012, 09:34 AM
Habakuk Habakuk is offline
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Installed the recent update on iPad 3 (4G/64, iOS 5.1.1), made a reboot before starting Asphalt 6: Adrenaline. Old habits. Played two races.

It's okay now. Very well playable. When the framerate was let's say 70% of optimum before—now it's about 90-95%. Keep in mind that the game is full of the fastest action possible. Looks really great! Not tested multiplayer and other functions yet. Will test iPad 1 as well. Made some screenshots for you:



iPad 3 retina full size screenshot:
http://img221.imageshack.us/img221/6...ad3retinah.png

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iPad 3 retina full size screenshot:
http://img836.imageshack.us/img836/1...retinacham.png

Now I know why I bought an iPad 3.
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