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App description: SUPPORTED DEVICES
iOS 5.1.1 or later is required.

Square Enixs fresh-faced hit The New York Times called one of the best role playing games ever designed for anything has busted onto iOS in a big way, with a slick and addictive new combat system, eye-popping HD art, and (of course) plenty of zetta awesome reasons for longtime fans to double dip.

Arm yourself with psychic superpowers and battle your way through a 7-day gauntlet of action: the Reapers Game.

Welcome to Shibuya, a mishmash of attitudes and styles in the heart of Tokyo.

A boy named Neku wakes up in a crowded intersection, alone and unaware of how he got there. Then, he receives a weird text: Clear this mission...or face erasure. With that, Neku is thrust into a life-or-death Game that sends him scrambling down streets paved with one riddle after another...

What is the Reapers Game? Why is Neku a Player, and what is he playing for? Will the Game really end if he survives all 7 days? Another mystery is always around the corner.

- Intuitive, addictive combat with a twist
Activate your combat abilities, or psychs, with simple touch commands like tapping, slashing, and dragging. Comfy with that? Control Neku and his Game partner on the same screen and take the combat up a notch. Like loot? Boost your item drops in battle with the revamped Fusion system.

- Deep replay value
Finish the main story to unlock a hilarious bonus chapter, more quests and items to find, new combat challenges, and secret reports that flesh out the story even more.

- Explore a living, breathing city
Nekus sprawling world is based on the real-life Shibuya in Tokyo. Visit real locations and absorb some real Japanese culture through a hip fantasy lens.

- Redrawn art and Retina display support
Enjoy the game in full HD on your Retina-enabled iPhone 4 or later device. Art and animation across the game has been redrawn just for this release, making combat a beautiful experience. This is how all 2D classics should look.

- The ultimate soundtrack: 60 songs
Composer Takeharu Ishimotos complete, sonically sublime soundtrack is included right in the game with high-quality audio and full vocals, including remixes and new songs.

Praise for the original The World Ends with You:

Compelling and immaculately presented...from start to finish Gamespot

Nails just about everything it tries and it tries quite a lot IGN AU

Full of mysteries and surprises, interesting characters The New York Times

A compelling risk/reward system that...amply blesses the daring 1UP

Ice-cool artwork...impossibly catchy soundtrack Eurogamer

Games rarely have things this interesting to say G4TV

DS Best RPG/Best Story/Best New IP and DS Game of the Year IGN

chaos_envoys's comments:
it's available now!! $19.99 for iPad version

08-26-2012, 11:00 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 27
Any info about retina graphics in this version?

08-26-2012, 11:08 AM
Joined: Dec 2011
Posts: 20
Originally Posted by the-iek View Post
Any info about retina graphics in this version?
I'd like to know this as well. I somehow doubt that it actually has iPad retina support. It probably runs at native resolution on an iPad 2, but not on the new iPad. Either way, it's the iPad version for me.
08-26-2012, 11:39 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 2,333
I played the DS version years ago.. so paying $20,- for this..... nah... I'll pass.
08-26-2012, 11:53 AM
This is a must buy for me.I was thinking about final fantasy dimensions but now i got simple choice.!!!!!Cant wait till 2morrow
08-26-2012, 12:44 PM
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 363
So it's not compatible with the iPad 1, huh? Shame. Glad I played this back then on the DS.
08-26-2012, 12:49 PM
Joined: Aug 2010
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 2,693
Pulled, or not available in Canada yet?

Anyways, I played through this on my DS a while back, and absolutely loved it. One of my favorite games ever. Even without the dual mixed gameplay (juggling different combat systems on top and bottom screen), this is still a fantastic action RPG with full AAA quality and length. Highly recommended.

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08-26-2012, 02:20 PM
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Originally Posted by the-iek View Post
Any info about retina graphics in this version?
Not sure but the only say iPhone 4 Retina...that's unsettling.
08-26-2012, 03:16 PM
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Originally Posted by pka4916 View Post
I played the DS version years ago.. so paying $20,- for this..... nah... I'll pass.

That is what makes this a must buy for me.
08-26-2012, 05:42 PM
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 3,368
This was one the best DS games of all time for me and I have no problem shelling out a dub once this available. I can only imagine how well this looks and plays on the big screen.

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