Sid Meier's Ace Patrol Pacific Skies (By 2k)

10-21-2013, 10:58 AM
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Sid Meier's Ace Patrol Pacific Skies (By 2k)

"Talking to Polygon, Meier revealed that Pacific Skies would not be free-to-play, unlike the original iOS title. This is the result of feedback from players, who apparently would have preferred to pay upfront for Ace Patrol."

"The other big surprise regarding Pacific Skies is the planned launch window. 2K will bring the sequel to iOS and PC this autumn, a matter of months after the original game hit the App Store."


http://www.pocketgamer.co.uk/r/iPad/...ws.asp?c=54651
10-21-2013, 11:06 AM
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Originally Posted by killercow View Post
"Talking to Polygon, Meier revealed that Pacific Skies would not be free-to-play, unlike the original iOS title. This is the result of feedback from players, who apparently would have preferred to pay upfront for Ace Patrol."

What? You mean they actually listened to criticism and feedback? Inconceivable.

10-21-2013, 11:19 AM
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Originally Posted by JBRUU View Post
What? You mean they actually listened to criticism and feedback? Inconceivable.
Outrageous! The insult!

No but seriously i am soooo happy :'-) It gladdens my heart so much.

Since I got on iPad I have fallen in love with turn-based strategy games and ace patrol has always been one of those games that I have wanted to spend a lot of time with. But the freemium aspect has always been so off putting.

Last edited by PureRumble; 10-21-2013 at 11:22 AM.
10-21-2013, 11:28 AM
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It would be nice if EA made a similar announcement.
10-21-2013, 12:24 PM
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Originally Posted by koyut View Post
It would be nice if EA made a similar announcement.
You know how to dream, I give you that. :-P
10-21-2013, 02:23 PM
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SWEEEEET!!

Great news! Hopefully the multiplayer will be more objective based compared to Ace Patrol...

Speaking of, if anyone wants to add me for multiplayer in Ace Patrol, feel free.....GameCenter: (Twenty-One)

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10-21-2013, 07:40 PM
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Originally Posted by killercow View Post
"Talking to Polygon, Meier revealed that Pacific Skies would not be free-to-play
Okay.. That's confirmed as a day 1 purchase for me then

Last iOS game I bought: 6/1/15
11-06-2013, 01:29 PM
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Isn't this out for iOS tomorrow?

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11-06-2013, 01:43 PM
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Isn't this out for iOS tomorrow?
If reports are correct, it will pop out like magic when the release window hits the US tonight.

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