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Asynchronous is getting good

01-17-2012, 07:53 PM
#1
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Location: UK
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Asynchronous is getting good

Ok Comprehensive as I can, and as members here can provide list of asynchronous games:

Words with Friends(or wordfeud)
Hanging with friends
Scramble with friends
Chess with friends
Poker pals
Hero Academy(little bit like FFT)
Charadium(Ping Pong mode)
Edit- Disc Drivin' (thanks backtothis)
Ascension (the9quad)
Carcassone (the9quad)
Uniwar (Kevlarx)
Jenga
Full Deck word games (Kevlarx)
Starbase Orion (Malphes)
Kard Kombat (Kevlarx)
Abbledabble (Kevlarx)
War of words (Kevlarx)
Highborn (Kevlarx)
Mecho Wars (Kevlarx)
Befuddled Together (stiliti)
Lead Wars(Stiliti)
Wordsworth(?)
Friendle - Fairly nice app with 7 board games (SharpCarlos)
Mancala:FS5(SharpCarlos)
Dice with Buddies (SharpCarlos)
Dominion - Risk clone (SharpCarlos)
New World Colony - Well done resource management / war game.(SharpCarlos)
Tigris and Euphrates (SharpCarlos)
Battleline (SharpCarlos)
Generals (SharpCarlos)
Strategery (SharpCarlos)
Medieval Battlefields(?)
Hexalex (Kevalev)

Last edited by thumbs07; 01-19-2012 at 06:22 PM.
01-17-2012, 08:01 PM
#2
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Houston/Austin, TX
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Try Disc Drivin'. Still by far the best one imo. Huge community here for the game including admins/mods.

Twitter: @back2this

01-17-2012, 10:22 PM
#3
Honestly how can you have an asynchrous list without the two big hitters:

Carcassone and Ascension?
01-18-2012, 04:26 AM
#4
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Wales,uk
Posts: 395
Uniwar - awesome game about to get a universal version.
Jenga
Full Deck Word Games

I love async games, lets get a comprehensive list going.
01-18-2012, 07:28 AM
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01-18-2012, 02:32 PM
#6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kevlar x View Post

I love async games, lets get a comprehensive list going.
Well with the ones mentioned here, don't think there are too many more.

Also games that should be Asynchronous- Final Fantasy Tactics!!
01-18-2012, 02:39 PM
#7
Isnt starbase orion async as well? I keep looking at that game but the price tag is a bit steep if it still doesn't have a big community.
01-18-2012, 03:49 PM
#8
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Location: Wales,uk
Posts: 395
Quote:
Originally Posted by thumbs07 View Post
Well with the ones mentioned here, don't think there are too many more.
Kard Kombat
Abbledabble
War of words
Highborn
Mecho Wars

Last edited by kevlar x; 01-18-2012 at 06:51 PM.
01-18-2012, 08:22 PM
#9
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 1
- Befuddled Together

These look like they do async but I haven't verified:
- Wordsworth
- Lead Wars
01-18-2012, 09:18 PM
#10
I can confirm that Lead Wars is async, as I've played a couple of matches. A few others for the list:

Friendle - Fairly nice app with 7 games: Scrabble (unofficial clone version, of course), chess, checkers, Connect-Four, Reversi, backgammon, Chinese Checkers.

Mancala:FS5

Dice with Buddies - A Yahtzee clone.

Dominion - Risk clone.

New World Colony - Well done resource management / war game.

Tigris and Euphrates

Battleline

Generals

Strategery

I think Medieval Battlefields is async, but I've never tried multiplayer so I'm not 100% sure on that one.