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App description: WARNING: Ghost Blade is not compatible with iPad mini 1 & iPhone 4 & 4th generation iPod touch!

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For those who dare to pursue dreams.

Developed by a Chinese independent game company, experience YuShi Games' epic masterpiece. The first all-swipe action game, this stunning and violent adventure will take you back to ancient times. Whether through the misty, eerie royal courtyards, wild battlefields where the smoke and flames of war rise or the boundless snow-covered valleys, this journey of a swordsman's salvation is on.

"Being means living. Living is agony. Those who sacrifice their lives shall feel no pain. This is the way to immortality. This is the undead." - Secret Scroll of Tao, Chapter of the Undead.

A necromancer named Zhang Jiao learned the secret of the undead from this passage. He believed the only way to salvation was through hatred and turned his disciples into an army of undead, called "The Yellow Turban". Starting a rebellion against the nation, both Zhao Jiao and the eunuch officer, Feng Xu were wanted by the furious dynasty. However, all those who were sent to capture them never returned. Left with no choice, the dynasty sent two assassins from the secret assassin group, Xuan Yu Wei on this perilous mission. Who would have known there would be a ten-year-old murder mystery ahead of them...?

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Outstanding 3D Graphics
Whether it be the classic Chinese gardens, war-torn battlefields or gloomy geyser caves, these different settings will treat you to an oriental feast of visual art.

Stunning Combat
Using intuitive swipe controls, feel various combo strikes, bullet time, ultra combos, charging attacks and counter strikes in a completely new way.

Intelligent Multi-dimensional Active Camera
Each scene and area is influenced by numerous triple A console classics and is delicately designed. Every close-up shot will blow your mind!

Diverse Traps and Puzzles
Environmental hazards such as spikes that pop up from the ground, huge rolling boulders and flamethrowers that move back and forth are joined by puzzles such as the mysterious Taoism Spell, unfathomable ghost lamp and the impassable waterfall.

Cunning and Challenging Enemies
They know when to attack and evade. They know how to sneak behind you or ambush in the dark. Getting to know them is the first step to defeating them. Come face-to-face with nightmarish bosses with multiple forms, AI and aggressive attacking skills. Get used to sitting at the edge of your seat!

The Road to Heroism
Leading a dangerous life with no intention to live and carrying one sword and one flagon of wine, a vagrant swordsman accidently finds out about a sealed memory, buried away for centuries. With this door reopened, the fire of revenge burns inside him! Salvation or revenge...the choice is yours.

Various Costumes and Weapons
Choose from a vast array of costumes such as a vampire or Dark Gothic Lolita and weapons such as the Soul Sword or Pumpkin Umbrella. There are even more mysterious characters and weapons to unlock.

Achievements and Leaderboards
More than 30 achievements to unlock! Plus, you and your friends are invited to compete on 10 different leaderboards.

Lujunbin's comments:




IAP is totally NOT necessary and forced in this game! You can get plenty Crystal and Money in the game, and buy all the items/cloth/weapons without IAP!
10-21-2014, 05:48 AM
#2
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
Posts: 3,244
This looks really cool, but I'm worried about the swipe controls. I did see that there was an update that changed default controls. I'm not sure if that means there's a different set of controls or not.

10-21-2014, 09:48 AM
#3
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 791
Played this for about 20 minutes. So far I'm pleased with it

The bad: the translation is hilariously bad. I'm talking Google translation bad. Visuals are not impressive. I would say non high budget PS2 game level of graphics.

The good: controls are pretty good. Or at least as good as one can expect from a swipe based hack and slash. If you played Ninja Gaiden DS you know what to expect. Framerate is rock solid on my mini retina, which is pretty damn important for action games.

So far I'm pleased with it. Too soon yet to tell if it's $5 well spent though. The translation is a shame, but who cares if the action is good.
10-21-2014, 10:06 AM
#4
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: on the internet
Posts: 1,547
This was from Tokyo game show that Shaun was playing. And he said it was good so this should be worth it

im a rpg loving kind of guy
10-21-2014, 10:06 AM
#5
Joined: Mar 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,262
Oh, this is out now, cool. There was a TA post about this one a while back. Still looks just as iffy as it did back then, though, even though it looks like it could be pretty good.
10-21-2014, 10:32 AM
#6
Joined: Oct 2014
Location: China
Posts: 68
The translation is hilariously bad.

We know the translation is hilariously bad. Because our budget is seldom, do not have enough money to hire a better translation, but we will try our best to improve in next versions.
10-21-2014, 10:34 AM
#7
Joined: Oct 2014
Location: China
Posts: 68
Thank you so much. We are very excited that you like this game. We know the translation is hilariously bad. Because our budget is seldom, do not have enough money to hire a better translation, but we will try our best to improve in next versions.
10-21-2014, 10:42 AM
#8
Joined: Oct 2014
Location: China
Posts: 68
Quote:
Originally Posted by NOEN View Post
This looks really cool, but I'm worried about the swipe controls. I did see that there was an update that changed default controls. I'm not sure if that means there's a different set of controls or not.
Yes it has a different set of controls to move the character, use joystick or not.
10-21-2014, 10:43 AM
#9
Joined: Oct 2014
Location: China
Posts: 68
Quote:
Originally Posted by heringer View Post
Played this for about 20 minutes. So far I'm pleased with it

The bad: the translation is hilariously bad. I'm talking Google translation bad. Visuals are not impressive. I would say non high budget PS2 game level of graphics.

The good: controls are pretty good. Or at least as good as one can expect from a swipe based hack and slash. If you played Ninja Gaiden DS you know what to expect. Framerate is rock solid on my mini retina, which is pretty damn important for action games.

So far I'm pleased with it. Too soon yet to tell if it's $5 well spent though. The translation is a shame, but who cares if the action is good.
Thank you so much. We are so excited that you like this game. We know the translation is hilariously bad. Because our budget is seldom, do not have enough money to hire a better translation, but we will try our best to improve in next versions.
10-21-2014, 10:53 AM
#10
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 791
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lujunbin View Post
Thank you so much. We are so excited that you like this game. We know the translation is hilariously bad. Because our budget is seldom, do not have enough money to hire a better translation, but we will try our best to improve in next versions.
I'm glad you are taking the time to listen to feedback around here, since it's uncommon for Asian devs to interact here.

Game is cool, congrats. I do have another suggestion though: would it be possible to do the swipe moves while you drag the virtual stick? Right now you have to let go of the stick to make an attack, otherwise the game will interpret as a two finger touch.