★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.
09-12-2014, 08:59 AM
#51
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 2,748
Your wish will be granted as it's being released worldwide on the 18th.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image.jpg
Views:	4
Size:	156.8 KB
ID:	78042  
09-16-2014, 04:14 PM
#52
Joined: Oct 2013
Location: Norwich, England
Posts: 4,596
Out in New Zealand now, might be available worldwide a day early.

https://pixelatedparadise.wordpress.com/ - Daily iOS Roundups and Multi-Platform Reviews.
Please note that I am not a moderator; I can't change thread titles, delete threads etc. I'm happy to help where I can but it's likely faster to contact a mod for assistance.

09-16-2014, 10:43 PM
#53
Joined: Mar 2014
Posts: 122
Out in US
09-17-2014, 12:20 AM
#54
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 146
Out in the UK... Downloading now
09-17-2014, 03:27 PM
#55
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: France
Posts: 3,452
Plunder Pirates (By Rovio Stars)




Plunder Pirates has full Metal graphics support in iOS 8.

Find me on Twitter
09-17-2014, 05:25 PM
#56
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Vienna, Austria
Posts: 3,996
Game Impressions

First it hung on iPad Air with iOS 8 after the third initial screen (that one with the ship). After a reboot it seems to work fine. Looks good technically.

Hurry up! Handpicked & Time-Limited App Store FREEbies & Sales
(Blog German-language; but you'll find all links, pics, and videos.)
09-17-2014, 05:36 PM
#57
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 2,748
I put this in the comments so thought I'd paste it here too.

I've been playing since softlaunch and I'm in one of the top ranked guilds. There is only 1 real IAP currency which you do get during explorations and for achievements anyway and are not needed. But of course people can buy their way to the top via this system as in all these games, but eventually you'll catch up.

It's a very good game with amazing graphics, defence can be well thought out and planned which makes a huge difference. You units actually have skill trees that improve stats and also give some active/passive abilities which I really like. The only thing that's missing for me are heroes but they did hint at legendary pirates which I thought we would see before global launch.

Although we have been stuck at pirate hall 6 waiting for an update for a while before we could do more so I've just been auto collecting for a while.
09-17-2014, 07:09 PM
#58
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,449
Despite the gd graphics, it's a reskin with a different theme.

Boring.
09-18-2014, 07:43 AM
#59
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 64
Is there an awesome TA guild we have going on?
09-18-2014, 09:00 AM
#60
TA might be surprised at the Plunder Pirates - Metal marriage, but I must say, man, it SHOWS. This is one of the prettiest games (of this genre) I have ever seen.

A shame the genre and the gameplay (most the lack of skill and stretegic depth in battle) holds little of interest for me.

Former editor in chief of teknikapan.se (due for an eventual relaunch)
Vocalist of Neverlast
Game Center/OpenFeint/Plus+/[insert arbitrary game network, online character or multiplayer account here]: Ayjona