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02-23-2015, 07:15 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 1,022
Originally Posted by forsakenxe View Post
Hey guys it is worth the asking price with the sale? imps if you still play it? Ty very much.
I'd say it was worth the price before the sale even. It's not the best game in the world or anything. I don't play it all that much but it is fun to fire up once in a while when I'm in the mood.

It's very polished and has nice mix of mechanics and some fairly deep planning you need to make to do well (to optimise everything outside of the luck factor).

Main issue for me is that it can drag on a bit so that's why I don't play regularly. You can choose a short game but even that can drag. If you get bad luck you can just go around in circles but I guess at a higher level of play that's what you need to overcome.

I prefer the limited turns in Waterdeep (you know you can fit a game into a session) but it's a different thing all together and may not have worked for this game even if it was an option.

For the price tho, go for it!
02-23-2015, 03:38 PM
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 1,067
Is the save game update released on iOS? Meaning, can we stop the game at any time and resume it later?


02-24-2015, 05:38 AM
Joined: Oct 2008
Location: Italy
Posts: 3,239
Yes the game properly save now.
Actually the app is REALLY well done, gorgeous to look at too.

The best part of the game is when you are playing with friends (AI is so and so, pretty easy imho) in a 5 quests game.
Unfortunately, this take ages and the live multiplayer means I can't play it as much as I want (i.e., at all).
If only the game had async multiplayer!!!

It's the only fault I can find besides the fact there is very little interaction between the players...I would like more cards that you could use directly damaging or hampering your opponents.
So far feels like a solo game with a pretty easy AI.

With async and maybe a bit more 'direct hampering' between players, it could be a stellar game imho..feels a bit like a wasted opportunity, especially considering how well done is the app, certainly one of the more sleek I ever saw.
10-20-2017, 11:53 AM
Joined: Aug 2014
Location: Berlin Germany
Posts: 319
It's a really nice boardgame!
10-20-2017, 05:00 PM
Originally Posted by DTK View Post
It's a really nice boardgame!
Now it's time for a Witcher RPG. Lol

One can only dream...
12-12-2017, 04:26 PM
Joined: Aug 2014
Location: Berlin Germany
Posts: 319
I hope for a new update, the last one is from 2014! Are the devs here on board?
12-12-2017, 05:18 PM
Originally Posted by hellscaretaker View Post
Well this is a bit of first (maybe) I computer game based on a board game thats based on a computer game....

Not everyday that happens
It's even better: a computer game based on a board game based on a computer game based on a book series.