App description: "Dwarf Quest is an old school throwback to those epic adventure games of my childhood. If you are a fan of dungeon crawls, this is a must-have game." -

"Dwarf Quest offers wonderful simplicity, allowing anyone to pick up and play the game." -

"[Combat] feels almost like that of a board game. There is an elegance to its simplicity. The result is an accessible, fast paced battle system that feels almost arcade-y, almost puzzle-y, and never boring. I was quite taken with it." -

"Dwarf Quest is a fun, fast adventure game." -

"Dwarf Quest is a great little gem." -


Do you remember crawling through dungeons in video and board games in the 90's? Dwarf Quest revisits such classic experiences, reimagined for your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

Play as Morrin Firebeard, proud dwarven warrior. Explore forgotten dungeons, slay terrible monsters and find glorious treasure! Will you be able to survive, and ultimately track down the undead wizard Azar?


* Intuitive touch controls
* Atmospheric graphics
* Fantastic original soundtrack
* Dungeon crawling exploration
* Fast-paced, turn-based combat that plays like a board game
* Battle Cards to boost your skills
* 9 levels including two bossfights
* Universal app (tested on all iPads, iPhone 4S and iPod touch 4)

Prove you are hero enough to beat the Dwarf Quest!

Echoseven's comments:

08-31-2012, 07:25 PM
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Apple's servers were unavailable most of today, but I finally managed to submit the update! I'll let you guys know when it's approved.
08-31-2012, 07:35 PM
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Great news. Great support from the dev! Appreciate what you do Dylan!

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword

09-03-2012, 10:05 AM
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Cheers Exact-Psience!

No news on the update yet I'm afraid, but I do have another 3 promo codes to give away. Just send me a PM or a message at , and I'll pick the winners at random at the end of the day.
09-08-2012, 02:54 PM
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Happy Dwarf Quest II anniversary, everyone! The second installment of the original trilogy was released exactly 20 years ago, only two weeks after part I.

And in a very kind twist of fate, update 1.1 just got approved!

Once again, here are the most important improvements:
  • You can now buy extra Battle Cards at altars for 300 gold apiece
  • Fixed minotaur / lever bug: should you die in this room, you will spawn outside and can try again
  • Added Restart Level option for when you're stuck (shouldn't happen anymore from now on) or want to try again using different tactics
  • Improved overall collision detection for all levels
  • Bigger collision box for the dwarf, meaning no more misclicks during combat
  • Active Battle Card effects are displayed on screen, just below your healthbar

Thank you for your continued support!
09-08-2012, 06:31 PM
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Location: London, UK
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I might just have to check this out as part of my big iPad strategy games hunt.

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09-08-2012, 08:01 PM
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thanks for the update!
09-09-2012, 05:10 AM
Don't know if this was intentional or not, but you don't get to restart a level with Your Health restored. This bites since i'm stuck on the level with the minotaur and almost no health (and no shrines In sight.)


Just Found a Shrine, and bought some health Scrolls.

But i'm still getting my A.. kicked by the Minotaur.

Last edited by Razorhead; 09-10-2012 at 04:46 AM. Reason: Update.
09-09-2012, 07:58 AM
Eh... Your map tables are broken. I've encountered multiple instances of the wrong room, or no room (player runs off the edge of the screen) being displayed on exit. The map/rooms are too out of sync where I am to continue.

Last edited by Oscar Streaker; 09-09-2012 at 08:13 AM.
09-11-2012, 04:10 AM
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Location: Kiel, Germany
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Played after update and enjoyed it, balance was OK, maybe a little easy now.

Took me about 90min to finish (probably 2 hours exploring also the last open rooms), too little for $2.99 IMO, easily enough for $0.99 sales price.

Didn't feel much like a roguelike to me, which I found positive. Encountered no bugs. Liked the simple graphics which were easily diverse enough for the short playtime, a little more story and real puzzles would help.

4 of 5 stars from me.

Last edited by LazyGamer; 09-11-2012 at 04:13 AM.
09-18-2012, 05:11 AM
Concept is very nice of this game. I like this game so much.

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