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Devil's Attorney is a turn-based strategy game set in the 80's where you play as Max McMann, a defense attorney that's high on charm but low on moral fiber.

Your objective is to free all of your clients and use the money you earn to buy accessories and new furniture for your apartment; boosting your ego and unlocking new courtroom skills in the process.

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10-10-2012, 07:08 PM
#21
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Philippines
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I love this game! Especially if you like humor. I'm currently on my 14th case and it seems to me there's still quite a handful of cases left (i'm curious to know the total number of cases). I can't really tell if it is retina ready, but so far it looks really good on my iPad 3rd Gen.

My only complaint with the game is the RNG.
10-10-2012, 08:22 PM
#22
Wait, so we don't even require basic gameplay any more, to generate hype?

10-10-2012, 08:42 PM
#23
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Totally agree with you, Gabrien: to me this seems like a major case of style over substance.
10-10-2012, 11:08 PM
#24
Joined: Aug 2012
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Originally Posted by tabs View Post
I love this game! Especially if you like humor. I'm currently on my 14th case and it seems to me there's still quite a handful of cases left (i'm curious to know the total number of cases).
I'm into my 30th case already. I'm guessing 40-50, maybe more.

Btw, try playing the game on hard. I played the first 15 on normal, and the rest on hard. I've only lost bonus on 2 of the hard levels.

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Totally agree with you, Gabrien: to me this seems like a major case of style over substance.
I do agree this is style over substance. I'd give this a 4/5 just because of that. But mind you, the style is massive. If you're into satire and what not, you have to get this game!
10-10-2012, 11:21 PM
#25
Hello, uhm, may I ask about the mechanics of the game? I like how people mention the humor involved, and the numerous cases, but I still have no idea about the game mechanics.

Does it play like Phoenix Wright? You investigate and prep a case before going to the courtroom? Or something else entirely?

Even just a basic description will do. Thanks!
10-10-2012, 11:23 PM
#26
Played like 10 cases so far, it's pretty fun but not what I expected It to be. It's nothing like Phoenix Wright which TA was comparing it to. However the style definitely is superb now if the gameplay was different I would give this extremely high praise. I still recommend buying it and I'm sure as the game goes on it becomes more challenging with the added attorney powers which you gain from upgrading your apartment or from gifts from your client.
10-10-2012, 11:25 PM
#27
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Originally Posted by shakey_storm View Post
Hello, uhm, may I ask about the mechanics of the game? I like how people mention the humor involved, and the numerous cases, but I still have no idea about the game mechanics.

Does it play like Phoenix Wright? You investigate and prep a case before going to the courtroom? Or something else entirely?

Even just a basic description will do. Thanks!
Never played Pheonix, but this is quite basic gameplay. You get 9 points for example - and allocate these points to powers to destroy evidences and kill witnesses. Once you're done, the prosecutions turn it is. They attack you, with evidence, witnesses and in some cases the prosecutor dealing damage to you. Then your turn again with 9 points.

The gameplay is more calculative and doesn't involve any form of lawyering AT ALL. Play it on hard and you get some challenge.

And you get to level up powers like in an RPG.
10-10-2012, 11:26 PM
#28
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Originally Posted by shakey_storm View Post
Hello, uhm, may I ask about the mechanics of the game? I like how people mention the humor involved, and the numerous cases, but I still have no idea about the game mechanics.

Does it play like Phoenix Wright? You investigate and prep a case before going to the courtroom? Or something else entirely?

Even just a basic description will do. Thanks!
Nothing like PW. It's basically a battle system like Pokemon I guess is a good comparison. You "attack" the witnesses, experts, attorney etc. it's turn based too so your openents do damage to you and each openent can have a special ability which affects its fellow members. It's basically a health points systems and if you lose all your health your client is convicted.
10-10-2012, 11:30 PM
#29
So when is this hitting the AppStore? Because Appshopper has it popped, but it dead links and searches bring up nothing....
10-10-2012, 11:48 PM
#30
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So when is this hitting the AppStore? Because Appshopper has it popped, but it dead links and searches bring up nothing....

The link at the top of this thread opens the appstore fine for me....

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