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App description: WE RECOMMEND PLAYING ON iPad 4 (& up), iPhone 5 (& up) and iPod touch 6G. The app is not compatible with iPad 2 (& older iPads), iPad mini 1, iPhone 4S (& older iPhones) and iPod touch 5G (or older iPods). Please adjust the level of graphic details in the options menu within the title screen if the app isn't working properly or try restarting your device before playing to clear memory. In case of any questions and problems, please contact us: support@animationarts.de

"Our first impressions of this new adventure for iOS created by a German indie game developer are outstanding." iPlayApps.de

"If you are a fan of point-and-click, adventure and hidden object games, the new Preston Sterling download is an absolute must." 8.4/10 appgefahren.de


PRESTON STERLING AND THE LEGEND OF EXCALIBUR is an adventure that will transport you into the world of English myths and legends.
Tackle tricky puzzles and enjoy an exciting story, lovable characters and stunning scenes and locations!

The game's quick-to-learn touch controls and gradually increasing level of difficulty make the adventure easy to grasp, even for beginners. It also offers dynamic help tools and optional tips to help you to successfully master frustrating stages of the game without missing out on the fun involved in solving the challenging tasks and activities faced by Preston.

Preston Sterling is an adventurer, traveller and treasure-hunter all rolled into one. He's normally never afraid of a challenge, but his new job quickly tests him to his limits. Preston's latest task is to find the most mystical artefact in English mythology: Excalibur, the sword of the legendary King Arthur. Little does he know, however, that the hunt for this fabled treasure will involve far more danger than he could ever have imagined ...

Experience an amazingly detailed and lovingly created world of adventure. Every location on Preston's journey has its own special charm that contributes towards your exciting game experience.

The game contains no in-app purchases or micro-transactions. Purchasing the game provides you with full access to all content and features.

The game is available in German, English and Russian (please note that you can change the language in the options menu of the app).

Animation Arts is an independent studio based in Germany. Its small team has already impressed many adventure fans with its award-winning adventure games "Secret Files: Tunguska" and "Lost Horizon".
To find out more, please visit www.animationarts.de.
04-04-2016, 10:55 PM
Oh my, this is released! Install now!

04-07-2016, 04:37 AM
Joined: Feb 2013
Location: Belgium
Posts: 308
This one looks great! Make me thinking to ancient sierra games. I'm really tempted!

Edit : sold! Too beautiful to resist

Last edited by Pepelutin; 04-07-2016 at 04:42 AM.
04-07-2016, 06:30 AM
Reminds me of Broken Sword: The Director's Cut. And anything that resembles that game is definitely worth checking out! Can't wait to visit those stunning locations and dive into this story.
04-07-2016, 07:31 AM
Joined: Dec 2012
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Posts: 320
Love the look of this and love classic adventure gaming! At $1.99 for complete game with no IAP from a notable adventure games dev and I am sold! While I never really got into Secret Files as much as I would have liked, they had some good things going in that series and I always want to play more Arthurian legend themed stuff so I am diving into this. Imps when I have the chance
04-07-2016, 07:42 AM
Joined: May 2013
Posts: 335
This certainly looks promising, and I have one question before hitting that buy button.

Is this a pure, point and tap adventure, or does it contain action sequences that are difficult to complete? I am not a fan of arcade sequences in adventure games, so any decision to buy will be based on that.
04-07-2016, 08:14 AM
Originally Posted by curtisrshideler View Post
Reminds me of Broken Sword: The Director's Cut. And anything that resembles that game is definitely worth checking out! Can't wait to visit those stunning locations and dive into this story.
Well after watching the trailer on iTunes, it doesn't seem quite like Broken Sword. You switch from 3rd person sequences to 1st person object interaction. I'd be interested in seeing a longer gameplay vid before giving it a try myself.
04-07-2016, 09:45 AM
Joined: May 2013
Posts: 335
Another concern is that some of the reviews on the App Store mention that it is very short.

I am also still wondering if frustrating action sequences are present, or if this is a pure point and tap adventure game.

Amended, after reading the reviews again, saying that action sequences are indeed present. I think that I will pass.

Last edited by David1953; 04-07-2016 at 09:48 AM. Reason: Comment about App Store reviews.
04-07-2016, 10:34 AM
The action sequences so far have been very easy. The puzzles, too. I'm not too far in, though, so I hope it gets more challenging.
04-07-2016, 11:05 PM
Joined: Jun 2010
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 117
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