App description: THIS GAME WORKS IN IPHONE, BUT IPAD IS RECOMMENDED TO ENJOY THE BEST OF IT.
Works in iPhone 4, or newer and iPad 2, iPad Mini or newer. Older devices are not supported and iOS 8.0 and iPhones 6.0 and 6.0 plus are also not yet supported.

Huge monsters, undead deities, hidden treasures.. Arcane Ghosts is the 2D platformer, inspired by the classics. The challenge that you were waiting for.
Explore the levels, find keys, secret items, level up your character, acquire new abilities.. and beat the evil once and for all.

Take Orestes to avenge the King and his brothers. Beat the dark Necromancer!
Clean Greece from the legions of undead myths!.

Fully customizable controls!
choose your controls size, type and position. Never playing a classic arcade in your iPhone or iPad was so comfortable.

Fun, challenging and beautiful!
tons of spears to waste, and tons of monsters to be punished in this fast action arcade.
06-20-2014, 10:13 PM
#2
Joined: Jul 2010
Location: Canton, Ohio
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Looks very inspired by Ghouls 'n Ghosts.


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Last edited by ojtitus; 06-20-2014 at 10:17 PM.

06-20-2014, 10:57 PM
#3
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Originally Posted by ojtitus View Post
Looks very inspired by Ghouls 'n Ghosts.
It is: http://forums.toucharcade.com/showthread.php?t=229351 (upcoming thread)

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06-20-2014, 11:10 PM
#4
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Originally Posted by ojtitus View Post
Looks very inspired by Ghouls 'n Ghosts.

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That's excellent news!
06-21-2014, 02:52 AM
#5
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
Posts: 1,876
This looks really cool. I like the fact that you can level up. Man, I'm slowly going broke a couple bucks at a time. Lol.
06-21-2014, 03:20 AM
#6
Arcane Ghosts has just been released and it is available at the Appstore!

Arcane Ghosts is a 2D "metroidvania" arcade inspired by the classics, specially by Castlevania and Ghosts'n Goblins.

Fight undead myths, obtain new habilities, find keys, secrets, and much more.

Works in iPad 2 or newer devices, and iPhone 4 or newer devices.

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www.hieroglyph-games.com

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Already working in new version with some cool add-ons, like icade support and GameCenter score/time ladder.

Hope you like it!

Last edited by metalcasket; 06-21-2014 at 03:33 AM.
06-21-2014, 03:41 AM
#7
Looks good. Anyone tried this yet ?
06-21-2014, 04:30 AM
#8
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
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Originally Posted by bigred447uk View Post
Looks good. Anyone tried this yet ?
I've only played about 15 mins of it so far, but I like it a lot. Like I said before, I like how you can gain experience and new abilities. I will say that the game is tough as hell! It's definitely inspired by the old classics. At least there are save points spread out here and there. Controls seem to work well. I know I had some issues at first trying to run and jump over spikes, but most likely it was MY fault and not the controls. I can't give my full recommendation on it just yet because I'm so early into the game, but I would be safe to say that if you like a challenge and dig the old side scrollers like Ghost n Gouls, then you will most likely enjoy this. I'll be able to give a better review after I dig into the game a little more, but if you do decide to buy it, be prepared to die.......a lot! Lol

NOEN

Last edited by NOEN; 06-21-2014 at 08:38 AM.
06-21-2014, 05:32 AM
#9
I agree with NOEN that it's hard and you'll die a lot, really frustratingly lot.
The controls are responsive but the precision is...well, not on the players side, by far not (imho). Maybe the double jump gets better (upgradable?) but from the get go it seems pretty useless to me, can't do it in mid-air and not changing the direction as well. To trigger a left/right jump, you slightly need to push the direction first. Maybe i'm too spoiled from many other games but i definitely don't like it here.

The charm is here as well as the homage to old school gaming and from the video i was clearly warned: hard game !

I never minded the Devs giving five stars to their own game, but this is not one of them, in MY books.
06-21-2014, 05:32 AM
#10
Sounds good. I expect to die a lot in this type of game. Bought. Thanks for the imps.