App description: OSIRIS LEGENDS
BARKING LIZARDS

Osiris Legends is full-fledged action roleplaying fun.

Set in an Egyptian-themed fantasy world, a small band of skilled warriors are trained to be the bodyguards of their country's God-King. They are betrayed and exiled and must fight their way across the planet to recover the shattered soul-crystals of the dead saint who might be able to restore order to a realm hurled into chaos.

Osiris Legends starts in the city of Khepri, ruled by the Ra; a God-King who fuses with the sun god himself to gain all-powerful wisdom and and magic. The old Ra was murdered twenty years ago. Since then, the continent has been threatened by the evil Apep, a race of technicians and scientists who use dark science to augment their abilities. But now, the old Ra's two surviving sons are nearly of age. Soon, one will be chosen to fuse with the sun god, and peace should be restored with the return of the God-King. Four youthful warriors, called the Isis Knot, are trained to be the personal guard to the heirs of the Ra. You are Julian, leader of the Isis Knot, sworn never to betray the Ra. But what happens when the Ra betrays you? When the coronation goes awry, you and your exiled comrades of the Isis Knot are thrown into exile, where you must gather the Soul-Crystals of an ancient ritual. When your task is complete, you will be able to challenge the might of a corrupted God-King. But the sinister Apep seek the Soul-Crystals as well for their own dark purposes. You must defeat the false Ra God-King, thwart the Apep, and prove your own team's innocence and loyalty to achieve victory in Osiris Legends!

Osiris Legends features full 3D worlds to explore, with many secrets and hidden rewards at every turn. Side-quests appear, giving you access to great rewards, but at great risk. Well over a dozen unique bosses engage you in titanic clashes of magic and strength, ranging from huge turtles and serpent-dragons to war machines and mighty sorcerers.
Play Osiris Legends. Experience a truly epic roleplaying adventure.

* More Than 20 Hours of Gameplay!
* Intricate Storyline!
* Full 3D Adventure
* Osiris Legends is ready-to-play and all inclusive the moment you download it; a complete roleplaying adventure with hours of action.
* Cities, villages, dungeons, outdoor adventures; it's all here in Osiris Legends. Action Roleplaying Combat!
* iPad version coming in December 2011.

Osiris Legends features fast-moving real-time combat. You can attack, dodge, sidestep, backflip, cast spells, and use a variety of special energy attacks to annihilate the monsters, freaks, and undead that populate the world of Osiris Legends. Ultimately, you get 8 different characters from which to choose a battle party of 3. You choose which abilities and spells each person takes into combat, and can customize your selection before every fight. Your abilities and spells can shoot flaming arrows, leave explosive mines on the field of battle, heal your wounds by injuring the enemy, or even detonate an explosion at your own feet to knock back and stun the opponents.


Features:

* Supports iPhone 3GS, 4 and 4S. iPod generation 3+.
* No in-game purchases required; everything is ready to play;
* More than 20 hours of intense game play;
* Action roleplaying combat with dozens of spells, abilities, and a fast-paced battle system;
* Intricate storyline with twists, humor, and sidequests;
* Dozens of amazing enemies with magical and physical power;
* Amazing 3D environments with secrets to ferret out in every encounter;
* Customize your character's skills and abilities, and upgrade his weapons;
* Mix and match your party with 8 unique characters to draw on;

See the trailer on Youtube or at barkinglizards.com!

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Trev1's comments:


12-05-2011, 09:19 AM
#11
This looks pretty cool. I am a sucker for this sort of thing too.

I wish though, while I know it is the "cooler" way to shoot a video, the video showed more how the controls were being inputted for those battles. Also, is there an over world map with towns to find? A progressive type of upgrade system? Can you change the character you control? Oh so many questions - so just waiting for some impressions. The game will still be here when I get back!
12-05-2011, 09:29 AM
#12
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Originally Posted by New England Gamer View Post
This looks pretty cool. I am a sucker for this sort of thing too.

I wish though, while I know it is the "cooler" way to shoot a video, the video showed more how the controls were being inputted for those battles. Also, is there an over world map with towns to find? A progressive type of upgrade system? Can you change the character you control? Oh so many questions - so just waiting for some impressions. The game will still be here when I get back!
I believe that the video shows alpha footage of either the Wii or PSP version of the game -- that's why there are no screen controls. I'll try to update folks at lunchtime (EST).

12-05-2011, 09:31 AM
#13
Since the iPad version is coming this month, I will wait for that. very impressive looking game.
12-05-2011, 10:11 AM
#14
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Originally Posted by BazookaTime View Post
Since the iPad version is coming this month, I will wait for that. very impressive looking game.
My thoughts exactly. I look forward to getting it when the time comes. The battle screen mechanics looked similar to Valhalla Knights which I loved. Looking forward to more impressions.

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12-05-2011, 10:41 AM
#15
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Originally Posted by GodSon View Post
My thoughts exactly. I look forward to getting it when the time comes. The battle screen mechanics looked similar to Valhalla Knights which I loved. Looking forward to more impressions.
I would love that but on the site its called a action-rpg and seems to have all the bells and whistles of a basic action rpg UI...hmmmm i wonder?

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Last edited by Trev1; 12-05-2011 at 10:46 AM.
12-05-2011, 10:46 AM
#16
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Originally Posted by squarezero View Post
I believe that the video shows alpha footage of either the Wii or PSP version of the game -- that's why there are no screen controls. I'll try to update folks at lunchtime (EST).
I mistook the cross in the lower left corner to be a d pad - at closer inspection it seems to have some actual effects on them. I am very curious now!
12-05-2011, 10:51 AM
#17
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Originally Posted by New England Gamer View Post
I mistook the cross in the lower left corner to be a d pad - at closer inspection it seems to have some actual effects on them. I am very curious now!
but check this...? your not alone in the curious cloud...lol

Quote:
Osiris Legends features fast-moving real-time combat. You can attack, dodge, sidestep, backflip, cast spells, and use a variety of special energy attacks to annihilate the monsters, freaks, and undead that populate the world of Osiris Legends. Ultimately, you get 8 different characters from which to choose a battle party of 3. You choose which abilities and spells each person takes into combat, and can customize your selection before every fight. Your abilities and spells can shoot flaming arrows, leave explosive mines on the field of battle, heal your wounds by injuring the enemy, or even detonate an explosion at your own feet to knock back and stun the opponents.

TESTING!-Most APPSASIA apps ...if your a dev hit me up and ill help.
*Member of the BETA TESTER ALLIANCE
MY PAST BETA LIST..
12-05-2011, 01:04 PM
#18
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Originally Posted by BazookaTime View Post
Since the iPad version is coming this month, I will wait for that. very impressive looking game.
I'm with you BT - gonna hold off for the iPad version for sure...

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12-05-2011, 02:19 PM
#19
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Originally Posted by New England Gamer View Post
I mistook the cross in the lower left corner to be a d pad - at closer inspection it seems to have some actual effects on them. I am very curious now!
That is for the Wii version of the game, the iOS version has a D-Pad and looks way fuzzier than the Wii version does.
12-05-2011, 04:11 PM
#20
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Originally Posted by Arashi541 View Post
That is for the Wii version of the game, the iOS version has a D-Pad and looks way fuzzier than the Wii version does.
Arashi is right -- I'm the one who made that video and worked there and it was designed for the DS/Wii/PSP. I worked creating abilities, combat, and other stuff. However, I have not been in development with the iOS version (went back to school) so I can't talk about how that shifted the game.


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Originally Posted by New England Gamer
This looks pretty cool. I am a sucker for this sort of thing too.

I wish though, while I know it is the "cooler" way to shoot a video, the video showed more how the controls were being inputted for those battles. Also, is there an over world map with towns to find? A progressive type of upgrade system? Can you change the character you control? Oh so many questions - so just waiting for some impressions. The game will still be here when I get back!
There is an overworld map with towns. Upgrading and exploring is pretty light -- you gain new abilities, buy new weapons, and can travel on the world map to selected cities. It's very light, sorry

Unfortunately, you just get to use your main character. I would have loved if you could change characters in order to enjoy their own special abilities, but we couldn't get that done.

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Originally Posted by Nullroar View Post
Not so fast there, cowboy. While I too like the "no IAP" sentiment, it says that in game purchases are not REQUIRED - not that they don't (or won't) exist.

A coming update may just introduce "crystals" or something.
We did discuss IAP. I was leaning more heavily towards purely aesthetic things if IAP would ever be involved, such as buying a cute pet here or there. I don't know what the future is for Osiris and IAP though, I personally would not like it if it was a 'pay to win' kind of deal or your typical dlc where the main game feels incomplete. My opinions are my own

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Originally Posted by Trev1 View Post
Wow thanks for the video.. I looked briefly and couldn't find one ..was it on their site? Anyhow that video really made it difficult not buy it right this sec! I thought this was a action RPG because of the controls?
<3
I hope the iOS version works well with the controls. I playtested using the keyboard controls (which albeit have a steeper learning curve, are very responsive) so I can't comment how the 'real' game feels.


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I have yet to try the iOS version, I'm hoping it converted well *crosses finger*
the 8.99 is a pretty steep price, I'm with you guys there. If you guys have any other questions, I'll be around to answer them.

Last edited by RustedApple; 12-05-2011 at 04:20 PM.

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