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App description: X-Tactics is an episodic Turn Based RPG updated weekly, that is also a location-based game that uses player location and local weather to affect the tactical conditions of missions, which combines turn-based tactical gameplay with an original fighting game inspired combo/command skill system, and mechanics to create a new style of gameplay. In it you control a rag-tag team of secret agents who protect the World and the Truth. Are you ready?

Tokyo Game Show "Best Indie" Nominee, created by former developers of SEGA, Square Enix and Capcom, X-Tactics ("Cross-Tactics") is a GPS-based episodic RPG with new stories each week. In a world, similar to our own, but one where top-secret government agencies and secret societies, maintain the peace and world order by manipulating the truth, news and history.

As the player, you are in charge of the X-12, one of the most influential secret organisations in the world, commanding a ragtag cast of secret agents, adventurers, and treasure hunters, dedicated to maintaining world order through suppression and control of the truth.

The gameplay blends traditional turn-based tactics with a bit of fighting game combat mechanics for a fresh take on the genre, placing player skill and tactical sense as key for Victory. It is also unique in it's use of GPS and local weather conditions to affect tactics, skills, and also to unlock secret treasures, and side quests, as you delve into missions of urban exploration to protect your hometown.

- Free to play as much as you want! No stamina or waiting!
- A new RPG made by former developers of SEGA, Square Enix and Capcom.
- Turn-based tactical combat with real time fighting game elements.
- In-game battle conditions affected by real world location and data
- A wide variety of a cast of characters each with their own special abilities and story arcs.
- Turf Wars mode where players challenge other players for control of real world Turf.
- Hundreds of levels within all difficulty levels, both for shorter and longer play sessions.
- Weekly updates with themed events containing new characters, stories and levels!

A game that merges the Real world weather and locations with a robust Turn-based Strategy game, X-Tactics is truly revolutionary! FamitsuApp

"Real X Virtual. X-Tacticscombines Weather and Temperature into gameplay in a serious hardcore simulation game" - 4Gamer

5/5 Fun, strategic, and keeps it coming.
5/5 Very cool game. Love the turn based tactical combat mix with real-time mini games.
5/5 Been searching for an enjoyable, well made, turn based strategy, and I finally found it in this game ...
5/5 Really clean graphics, smooth gameplay and exciting concept. Keep up the good work. Loving this.

Our goal is to reward player engagement by allowing a large majority of content in X-Tactics to be accessed for FREE by simply playing the game! Accessing special missions, character upgrades, boosts, and items is done by buying them using the in-game Cash, earned primarily by defending your town through GPS missions. We also constantly add new Agent characters. Please note however that all Characters are fairly balanced against each other, X-Tactics is not pay 2 win. Each new agent brings new combat mechanics to the table, and comes with their own unique missions and storylines. To purchase new agents we now use the X-Coin system, which allows players to pay to directly unlock new Agents anytime, or to play until they accumulate enough X-Coins to unlock the Agents for free. Purchasing X-Coin will remove ads and help us keep adding new content for everyone on a weekly basis.


Boardumb's comments:

04-15-2016, 02:50 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 702
An imps? I sadly do not have the time to dive in yet.
04-23-2016, 03:29 AM
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 423
First this game is well done and looks great.

And that's the good part.

So I had an issue buying the starter pack, at the time it said 500k cash and 100orb things. It only gave me 250k and 30 orbs. So I tried to contact them and they only give you their website, FB and Twitter. I tried through they're website from my iPad my phone and a computer but it was broken and wouldn't allow contact. I did get someone to answer on Twitter and after 2-3 days they resolved it and gave me 100 more orbs. So I ended up down 250k but up 30 orbs.

So I've been playing for a few days after this and notice I'm not getting the cash currency. You need it to upgrade your agency, buy items and play special missions which are 10k+.

So I'm back on Twitter and they send me to the website apparently they don't have an explanation how to earn cash in the game. It lists off 5 ways to earn cash a few were buy it, complete missions, do gps missions... I'm like oh shit I've done all that. I have not earned a single dollar from missions. So they say we're going to have an update on Thursday. But really what it was was new missions not really an update and I find that out late Friday night. I sent a DM on Twitter when it's almost Saturday cause nothing showed up in the App Store. And that's why I didn't see it is because they just "updated" some missions. Now they're saying you get lots of cash from gps secret tape missions. So I play a normal mission no reward(just to see) then I play a gps mission taking a photo of the the gps screen, the team screen and the victory screen. NO CASH. Then I'm like I found a "secret" video and after that screen it asks me if I want to watch it for $500. I'm sorry but if special missions are 10k+ then 500$ is NOT a lot of cash especially when you have to watch a video to get it.

So without paying money or grinding out ads there is no way to upgrade your agency, buy items or play special missions.

This is a game for whales.

I think I'm mostly pissed about being lied to but I regret spending any money on this.
04-23-2016, 03:40 AM
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 423
It won't let me add a pic from my phone or I would show a snap of the website.