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Respite - Epic Fantasy First Person Shooter

12-11-2014, 06:45 PM
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Vilnius, Lithuania
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Respite - Epic Fantasy First Person Shooter

Tired of zombies? Orcs, goblins, golem, spiders, devils and other creatures are here!

Respite is an epic fantacy, next generation, first person shooter for iOS devices.

You will play as a dwarf and will try find a lost helmet...

Game trailer:

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- Exceptional gameplay -
Full of interesting physics puzzles, never seen game mechanics, magics, grenades and more!

- Console-quality experience and graphics -
Real time soft-shadows for every object in the game.
Normal-specular mapping.
Dynamic objects (you can actually lift almost every object in the game), breakable objects.
Ragdoll physics.
Water physics.
Rigid particles (particles based by rigid bodies).
Post process effects: glow, blur, distortion.

Respite uses brand new, cutting-edge TamGames Engine, developed and optimized specifically for the iOS.

Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/TamGames
You can find more info here: www.tamgames.com

Last edited by DASH; 12-11-2014 at 06:47 PM.
12-12-2014, 12:06 PM
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 641
You will have to excuse me.........I need to pick my jaw up off the floor!

12-12-2014, 12:11 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: England
Posts: 11,298
Yep ! This looks good !!

On their website it also says 'It’s worth noting that our game runs pretty smoothly (35-45fps) on the first generation iPad.'

Thats great news, my 'getting older' iphone 4s should be able to run this then i hope. Just watched the trailer, looks very good
12-12-2014, 12:54 PM
Joined: Jan 2012
Location: Philippines
Posts: 22,657
This already looks good, but would it be possible to use a floating joystick or utilize the whole left side of the screen for movement instead? With all the buttons i can see i already assume swiping anywhere outside the buttons will aim which is good.

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword
12-12-2014, 01:12 PM
Joined: Aug 2014
Location: Philippines
Posts: 230
Just an helmet to find? This is an epic quest.

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12-12-2014, 01:55 PM
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Vilnius, Lithuania
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Thank you guys for your comments!

@Exact-Psience: your assumptions about controlls are correct

Originally Posted by C3FFF0E View Post
Just an helmet to find? This is an epic quest.
Well, the helmet you will need to find is a special, crafted for a reason

Last edited by DASH; 12-12-2014 at 01:57 PM.
12-12-2014, 02:02 PM
Joined: Nov 2014
Location: England
Posts: 379
That game seriously looks AAAWWWEEESSSOOOMMMEEE!!!!!!! Makes a change from all the others (shootin zombies and people) and honestly an angry dwarf with a shotgun! Can't wait 2 play this, anyone know the release date???
12-12-2014, 05:29 PM
Any sort of release date? The gameplay looks amazing
12-12-2014, 07:46 PM
Joined: Jul 2014
Posts: 442
Get hype
12-13-2014, 02:47 AM
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Europe, CET
Posts: 3,491
This does look good, color me interested.
But a shotgun in a fantasy game? How about a lightning or fireball thrower? Or at least an old-style gun like a musket or at least a blunderbuss?