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App description: An interactive fantasy adventure! It's a book. It's a game. It's an RPG. It's a Gamebook Adventure! Please note that you do not need to have read any of the previous gamebooks in order to read and play this.

The critically acclaimed gamebook series returns with gamebook legend, Jonathan Green at the helm! Jonathan Green is best known for his work on the Fighting Fantasy series, but has also been involved with gamebooks and novels based on SW Clone Wars, Doctor Who and Warhammer 40k!

Pocket Gamer 2012 Awards Best Adventure/RPG Game nominee!
Best App Ever Awards 2011 2nd place!
#1 ranked iPad Dice Game in 10 countries and top #10 ranked iPad RPG Game in 15 countries.
Top #5 ranked iPhone Dice Game in 16 countries and top #10 RPG Game in 7 countries including US, UK, Canada and Australia!

"Cesaro Cortez, a famed explorer-conquistador, set out three years ago on his last great expedition. His ships never returned to an Orlandrian port and he was feared lost until a mysterious cargo appeared recently in Miramar. The nature of this cargo will put Orlandes in jeopardy, sending you on an epic journey to find Cortez, save the country and face your darkest fear!"

"For those of us who grew up with the Fighting Fantasy books, this is almost like a homecoming. Its a great modern equivalent to the books many of us loved as youngsters, with the same kind of attention to detail and thrilling fantastical touches that made these adventures so enjoyable. A splendidly written interactive fantasy story that will keep you hooked until the very end." - POCKETGAMER (8 out of 10 review)

"...a series of lovingly crafted and extremely well-written interactive fantasy novels. It's surprisingly engrossing stuff, the economically written narrative packing in masses of detail, while rattling out a pacey, involving story." - THE GUARDIAN

"Gamebook Adventures are fun to read not just because the RPG mechanic draws you in and engages you in the story, but also because the stories are good fantasy fiction. The artwork is great and there is a great deal of replayability in the application, especially when you consider the hundreds of choices that can be made and the various difficulties." - WIRED.COM

"After finally making my way through the series newest release, Im somewhat ashamed that Ive waited so long to take the plunge..." - 148APPS

"I've had an absolutely fabulous time playing through them, and highly encourage anyone interested in fantasy novels to check 'em out." - TOUCH ARCADE

Includes all the interactive reading and gameplay features found in the previous Gamebook Adventures titles.
Read the story and dictate the direction of the story! Options based on who you have met, where you have visited and what you have found.
Battle an array of creatures from sea monsters to an army of venomous spiders. Lead a group of bandits or become a captain of a ship.
Unique battle system using realistic 3D dice which can be rolled by shaking your iDevice.
Lots of achievements to collect and artwork to find throughout the book. These are placed on your achievement wall.
New Phobia skill rolls.
Companions you meet on the adventure will now fight with you!
Updated Orlandes Uncovered and World Map.
Awesome artwork and music to accompany the interactive story.

Gamebook Adventures is brought together through the efforts of passionate and avid gamebook enthusiasts. If you are familiar with the Fighting Fantasy, Sorcery, Lone Wolf or Grail Quest series then Gamebook Adventures will really appeal to you. Our aim is to give those nostalgic readers of old something new and fresh, and bring a new exciting experience to those unfamiliar with gamebooks. If you enjoy fantasy RPGs or adventure games then this is for you!

goiMot's comments:

10-27-2011, 07:53 PM
Game Impressions

It`s a really great, great Game and i felt instant in Love with it from the first Time i did started it. This is a Must Have if you already have the other Books too.

10-27-2011, 08:10 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Ankh-Morpork
Posts: 2,564
I'll be picking this one up shortly, as it looks like a return to form for the series. The fifth book took a sharp and rather strange nosedive in quality halfway through, and the sixth was bland and utterly forgettable, but this one seems reminiscent of the earlier works, particularly Slaves of Rema, which I liked quite a bit.
10-27-2011, 10:16 PM
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 702
Glad I checked in before bed. Was just about to shut down and get some sleep. Think I'll just wait another 45 minutes, grab this, then read a bit of it before going to sleep. Thanks Tin Man Games for all the Gamebook Adventures! Just started #6 today, even though I bought it release day. Still have a go back to #1 and grab the last few endings so I feel I've hit 100% on that one, BTW.
10-27-2011, 10:44 PM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 3,803
Man I love this series. Another instabuy.

Current obsessions: Bug Princess 2: Black Label, Neuroshima Hex, Pinball Arcade, Final Fantasy Tactics, MacGuffin's Curse, 1112, Dangerous, 100 Trials, Ascension, The Quest
Anticipating: Spirit Hunter Mineko, Rogue Touch EX, Fargoal 2, Cursed Realms
10-27-2011, 11:19 PM
Joined: Jun 2010
Location: Beaufort, SC
Posts: 317
It's already out in the states too. Instabuy for me, also!

Favourites: KotOR, Gridlee, iDOS, Deus Ex: The Fall, Gamebook Adventures, Baldur's Gate EE, GTA: Vice City
10-27-2011, 11:51 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,936
Oooh a new Gamebook <3

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10-28-2011, 10:02 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 11,187

Originally Posted by NickFalk View Post

Worst idea ever!
10-28-2011, 11:27 AM
Joined: May 2009
Location: Bookland
Posts: 3,366
Well, what else can I say except instant buy?
10-28-2011, 02:12 PM
Originally Posted by Squeaker View Post
Well, what else can I say except instant buy?
Saw it this morning, just bought it this evening as soon as I got home... Just because it's a 40% off I played the demo of the first book, fell in love with it and bought the full version. Three days later, they made a discount in the other books and I got them. Now I've bought this last book... but I'm still playing the first book!!! :P