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iPhone: The Quest: Islands of Ice and Fire OUT!

05-20-2009, 12:47 AM
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The Quest: Islands of Ice and Fire OUT!

[App Store Link, 3.99]

The Quest - Islands of Ice and Fire is an expansion to The Quest, a beautifully handdrawn, engaging and sinister world full of mystery, magic and provocative challenges. After enabling the expansion, you can continue to play The Quest with your existing character(s) to explore new areas and quests. However, if you don't have The Quest, you can also play the expansion as a standalone game.

In the game you are a Kingdom Agent on special assignment to discover the source of a mysterious illness that has devastated one island (icy Thule) and threatens another (fiery Eldfell). You'll need all your wits and gaming talents as you travel through these deceptively picturesque worlds to overcome new challenges, for good or evil.

In the expansion you will find:
- Over 30 hours of additional gameplay
- New monsters with graphics/abilities/properties
- New weapon type: crossbow and its ammo, crossbow bolt
- New, superiorly enchantable armors and weapons
- A brand new spell with its own effect
- A lethal disease - keep yourself away from that one!
- Many new quests, NPCs and high level shops
- New books to learn skills from

To access the new areas (not applicable if you are playing the expansion standalone), go to Mithria harbor and talk to captain Hanty, then select "The Quest Isle" as your travel destination. It is recommended to reach at least level 14 before trying to take on the challenges the isles pose.

The Quest - Islands of Ice and Fire is developed by Redshift and published by Chillingo Ltd

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05-20-2009, 12:48 AM
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Really? that's awesome! wow! The Quest itself i'm still playing tho.

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05-20-2009, 12:49 AM
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At long, long last

Yay! The waiting for this has been excruciating! Downloading as I type!

EDIT: Aagghhhh NOoooo, iTunes is timing out on my request to purchase.... I hate you Apple.....
05-20-2009, 12:50 AM
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whoa this came outta nowhere, i never really enjoyed the quest tho
05-20-2009, 12:50 AM
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So, how does one transfer the character from the original to the expansion?

Ok nevermind, I see that the original post has been update with that info.

Last edited by Ravenblack; 05-20-2009 at 12:57 AM.
05-20-2009, 12:50 AM
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Looks more badass, but yeah I'm still on The Quest, its like i'll never finish this game. Still going to get this one though, only $4 too.

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05-20-2009, 01:10 AM
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AWESOME! It feels like I've been waiting forever.

Playin the quest, or any of the numerous, awesome expansions? Are you stuck? If you need any help, feel free to PM me or email at "my user name" @gmail.com
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05-20-2009, 01:57 AM
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Looks brilliant!

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05-20-2009, 02:24 AM
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Well i guess ill start playing the first one then....
05-20-2009, 07:38 AM
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Ahhh.. and so ends my Appstore hiatus.... Real Racing ain't out... Zenonia ain't out... I haven't really reached level 14, but this one's an exception just too damn good to pass