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App description: Play as a feudal lord in the world's most amazing castle-construction set.

Stronghold, the ultimate castle building game series, has sold over 3 million copies, making it one of the most popular games in its genre.

Stronghold 3: The Campaigns is unique cross between a city builder and real-time strategy game (RTS). The key to the game is the castle -- designing it, managing it and defending it. Each of these elements are crucial in Stronghold and you will need to consider all of them to become a true ruler.

Key game features include:
-Design and build Mighty Castles
-Take control of great armies
-Siege and be sieged
-Devise tactics to vanquish your enemies
-Run a medieval economy
-Dynamic castle construction, doesn't confine players to a grid-based system.

Stronghold 3: The Campaigns brings the same excitement of the beloved PC series to the ultimate portable platform. Designed exclusively for the iPad, the game comes complete with a keep full of fantastic features.

Develop and Maintain Your Kingdom in the:

ECONOMIC CAMPAIGN
-Experience a gritty slice of medieval life
-8 missions provide hours of dynamic gameplay
-The Building system provides unprecedented levels of intricate customization in castle and village design
-Fully dynamic castle construction doesnt confine players to a grid based system
-Realistic physics,beautiful graphics present daily life in stunning detail
-Use your skills to manage the balance between food and resource production to keep your peasants happy
-A comprehensive portrayal of castle life -- see characters go about their duties and their home life in phenomenal detail

Additional In-App Purchases Include:

A story-driven military campaign chronicles The Wolf's return through a series of traditional real-time strategy missions.

MILITARY CAMPAIGN
-Battle your way through 17 story driven missions
-Night Sieges add new strategies for defense and attack
-Castle walls are smashed by siege engines as enemy catapults rumble ever closer and troops prepare to overrun your kingdom
-Realistic physics, geographical features, and lighting get you closer to medieval warfare than ever before
-Strategically place and move troops to defend your kingdom
-Play through actual sieges from the pages of history. Will you succeed where others have failed?

BLACKSTAFF CAMPAIGN
The 5 mission Blackstaff Campaign is set during the events of Stronghold 3s military story. The Blackstaff campaign follows Thomas Blackstaff as he hunts down the three escaped sons of The Rat. Players will travel across the sea to Greyshore Island where they battle the evil Brotherhood who forced Blackstaff into exile as a youth.

HISTORICAL SIEGES
Play through actual sieges from the pages of history. Will you succeed where others have failed? Experience intense battles at real world castles including: Edinburgh, Warwick, Marksburg and Coucy.

For Gameplay Tips: http://dtribe.me/SH3TC-Walkthroughs

PeteOzzy's comments:
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NZ Release info:

The Game is out in New Zealand. Size of the app is 584 MB.

Price in NZ is $6.49 which should translate to USD $4.99.

Requirements:

Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPad.
**Limited Time Launch Promotion**

Economic Campaign - 28% Off
Military Campaign (In-App purchase) - 40% Off

Play as a feudal lord in the world's most amazing castle-construction set.

Since first launching in 2001, Stronghold, ‘the ultimate castle building game series,’ has sold over 3 million copies, making it one of the most popular games in its genre.

Stronghold 3: The Campaigns is unique cross between a city builder and real-time strategy game (RTS). The key to the game is the castle -- designing it, managing it and defending it. Each of these elements are crucial in Stronghold and you will need to consider all of them to become a true ruler.

Key game features include:
-Design and build Mighty Castles
-Take control of great armies
-Siege and be sieged
-Devise tactics to vanquish your enemies
-Run a medieval economy

Stronghold 3: The Campaigns brings the same excitement of the beloved PC series to the ultimate portable platform. Designed exclusively for the iPad, the game comes complete with a keep full of fantastic features.

Develop and Maintain Your Kingdom in the Economic Campaign: Medieval Revolt
-Experience a gritty slice of medieval life
-8 missions provide hours of dynamic gameplay
-The Building system provides unprecedented levels of intricate customization in castle and village design
-Fully dynamic castle construction doesn’t confine players to a grid based system
-Realistic physics,beautiful graphics present daily life in stunning detail
-Use your skills to manage the balance between food and resource production to keep your peasants happy
-A comprehensive portrayal of castle life -- see characters go about their duties and their home life in phenomenal detail

Additional In-App Purchases Include
A story-driven military campaign chronicles The Wolf's return through a series of traditional real-time strategy missions.

Military Campaign
-Battle your way through 17 story driven missions
-Night Sieges add new strategies for defense and attack
-Castle walls are smashed by siege engines as enemy catapults rumble ever closer and troops prepare to overrun your kingdom
-Realistic physics, geographical features, and lighting get you closer to medieval warfare than ever before
-Strategically place and move troops to defend your kingdom
-Play through actual sieges from the pages of history. Will you succeed where others have failed?

Blackstaff Campaign
The 5 mission Blackstaff Campaign is set during the events of Stronghold 3’s military story. The Blackstaff campaign follows Thomas Blackstaff as he hunts down the three escaped sons of The Rat. Players will travel across the sea to Greyshore Island where they battle the evil Brotherhood who forced Blackstaff into exile as a youth.

Historical Siege Packet
Play through actual sieges from the pages of history. Will you succeed where others have failed? Experience intense battles at real world castles including: Edinburgh, Warwick Castle, Marksburg and Dunnottar

For Gameplay Tips: http://dtribe.me/SH3TC-Walkthroughs

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06-22-2014, 07:06 AM
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Really?!

06-22-2014, 07:12 AM
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Really?!
http://digitaltribegames.com/stronghold-3-campaigns/

Yes, really!

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06-22-2014, 07:47 AM
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Holy Cow a Age of Empire like game on App Store?! instabuy
06-22-2014, 07:58 AM
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interesting...will try tomorrow

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06-22-2014, 07:58 AM
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Epicness! Great find Pete!
06-22-2014, 08:14 AM
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Great ... a must have!

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06-22-2014, 09:23 AM
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What a nice surprise, now I just have to wait for tonight.
06-22-2014, 10:21 AM
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A definite instabuy...played all stronghold games and all are awesome.
06-22-2014, 11:08 AM
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Stronghold 3 on ios

Ohh I want this bad, anyone know how much it costs in ?

I have 3.78 on my App Store account ..really hope it's enough.

Last iOS game I bought: 6/1/15