★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.

Battle for Wesnoth - tactical strategy RPG

07-25-2009, 12:12 AM
#1
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 808
Battle for Wesnoth - Advance Wars-like tactical strategy RPG

I am pleased to announce that the Battle for Wesnoth iPhone port is nearing completion! This is a fantastic turn-based tactical strategy RPG with tons of campaigns and great gameplay.

Features
  • Over 200 unit types in six major factions, all with distinctive abilities, weapons and spells
  • Experienced units gain powerful new abilities as they advance.
  • Bring your battle-hardened troops with you as you fight through campaigns
  • Hundreds of campaign scenarios available, easily download user-made content
  • Day/night cycles, fog of war, racial traits
  • Cross-platform multiplayer

For more info or to try the PC/Mac/Linux version, please visit http://www.wesnoth.org


Youtube link | Pop Up

















Last edited by Kyle Poole; 09-13-2009 at 11:17 AM.
07-25-2009, 12:22 AM
#2
Joined: May 2009
Posts: 237
Wow this looks great how much will it cost

"Sticks and stones may break my bones but I'm gonna kick you repeatedly in the balls"
- Will Ferrell

07-25-2009, 12:24 AM
#3
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: bay area cali
Posts: 207
wow this looks pretty awesome... yay more turn based stratageys!!

Beta Testing:
Waiting for: A true iphone MMO
Currently Playing: I have Iphone game app ADD its hard for me to stay hooked on 1
07-25-2009, 12:32 AM
#4
holy crap - i had no idea this was coming to iphone - - - - a m a z i n g. All hail the new king of TBS... with cross platform multiplayer! this game already has a huge cult following and active userbase. .......im stunned......
07-25-2009, 12:56 AM
#5
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 634
Loved the PC version, though the last time I played it was a LONG while back.

Current: iPhone 6S, new 3DS, Vita
07-25-2009, 01:02 AM
#6
Looking forward to this. I had a great time playing the computer version back in the day.
07-25-2009, 02:59 AM
#7
Joined: May 2009
Posts: 1,044
hands down, thats exactly the TBS I'm looking for... this one is a must buy for me.

Don't care Rogue Planet anymore... I'm so exciting
07-25-2009, 03:13 AM
#8
yes - you are sooo exciting.... but i think Wesnoth is a bit more exciting...
07-25-2009, 03:14 AM
#9
Quote:
Originally Posted by MyLilPWNY View Post
Wow this looks great how much will it cost
this will be interesting as The Battle for Wesnoth has always been free.
07-25-2009, 03:39 AM
#10
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Indiana, USA
Posts: 4,044
I was wondering how long it was going to be before this made it to a mobile platform. I must admit that I'm a bit surprised it never saw the light of day on the Pocket PC, though, since there is a Windows version. At any rate I'll be looking forward to giving this a go on the iPhone.

Eric Pankoke
Mobile Games Reviewer: Rusty Sabre, TouchMyApps
Blog: iPhone Life
Twitter: RustySabre