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App description: *IMPORTANT* Bastion requires an iPad 2 or newer, iPhone 4S or newer, or iPod touch (5th gen).
App Store BEST of 2012 Pick!

Reimagined for iOS, this award-winning action RPG experience redefines storytelling in games with a reactive narrator who marks your every move!

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Bastion earned Editors' Choice on the App Store but that's not all! Here's what critics have to say:

"...simply astounding. This is an action RPG that deserves a spot on every gamer's iPad."
- SlideToPlay.com (4 out of 4 ""Must Have"")

"Bastion for iPad is just as good if not better than its console brethren."
- TouchArcade (5 stars out of 5)

"...a wonderful adaption of an outstanding action title... feels at home on the App Store."
- AppSpy.com (5 out of 5)

"Its a beautiful, clever, absolutely one-of-a-kind experience."
- 148Apps.com (5 stars out of 5)

"Bastion is a textbook example of how to make an iPad port."
- IGN.com (9 out of 10)

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The original version of Bastion earned more than 100 industry accolades, including:
- BEST DOWNLOADABLE GAME and BEST DEBUT, Game Developers Choice Awards
- DOWNLOADABLE TITLE of the YEAR, Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences
- BEST VIDEOGAME of the YEAR, Paste Magazine

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Bastion for iOS features all the highly acclaimed artwork, music, and narration that Bastion is known for, along with intuitive touch controls. Explore more than 40 lush hand-painted environments as you discover the secrets of the Calamity, a surreal catastrophe that shattered the world to pieces. Wield a huge arsenal of upgradeable weapons and battle savage beasts adapted to their new habitat. Finish the main story to unlock New Game Plus mode and continue your journey!

- Stunning hand-painted artwork
- Critically-acclaimed original music score
- Hours of reactive narration deliver a deep story
- Intuitive touch controls created exclusively for iOS
- Universal App runs on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch
- Variable difficulty for players of all skill levels
- Action-packed combat rewards playing with finesse
- 10+ unique upgradeable weapons to be used
- 6 powerful Bastion structures to be discovered
- 'New Game Plus' mode unlocked after finishing the story
- Game Center achievements and leaderboards
- Sync saved data seamlessly via iCloud

Bastion is the first title from Supergiant Games. We're a small developer with big ambitions: to make games that spark your imagination like the games you played as a kid. Follow @SupergiantGames on Twitter or visit us at www.supergiantgames.com.

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- Voice-over narration: English
- Text and subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian (based on region setting)


Agas's comments:

08-29-2012, 09:28 AM
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My poor, poor bank balance as of late

08-29-2012, 09:35 AM
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HOLY MOLEY! Surprise, surprise.

This is a must-have. For everyone. I loved it on PC.

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Last edited by Red1; 08-30-2012 at 01:56 AM.
08-29-2012, 09:39 AM
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This... *headshot* Where did this come from?!?!

Time to replay it.
08-29-2012, 09:40 AM
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Woah that is... That's very very huge for IOS gaming... Thanks WB! One of the best game of this year... If it supports retina display it's gonna be so gorgeous...

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Last edited by killercow; 08-29-2012 at 09:43 AM.
08-29-2012, 09:40 AM
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So jealous...so, so jealous. What I'd do to have this...albeit unplayable...on a tiny iPhone screen. :c

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08-29-2012, 09:45 AM
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HOLY ^#*@!!! My favorite XBLA did a surprise release on my most used gadget (iPad3). Goodbye iTunes credits and hello Bastion!!!

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08-29-2012, 09:47 AM
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Originally Posted by iANiMeX View Post
HOLY ^#*@!!! My favorite XBLA did a surprise release on my most used gadget (iPad3). Goodbye iTunes credits and hello Bastion!!!
I've bought it twice on pc, on xbla and i'm about to pay for it again : )

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Last edited by killercow; 08-29-2012 at 09:50 AM.
08-29-2012, 09:47 AM
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Sanuku! Wheres the gameplay videos xD

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08-29-2012, 09:56 AM
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I should really just play the XBLA version I already have and have only partly played, but still I am tempted. Hmm.