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App description: [ The eagerly anticipating iOS version of Devils Dozen Games' 2D tactical space strategy Star Tactics -- including the extensive pathces and balance tweaks. Experience the full game. iOS version is similar to Steam and features full experience similar to PC version! ]

# # # AN UNPRECEDENTED SPACE COMBAT TACTICAL SIMULATION # # #

Star Tactics is the fully optimized iOS version of Devils Dozen Games' space combat and tactical simulation. With cutting-edge 3D graphics, an unprecedented depth of gameplay and positive Steam reviews, the title finally comes to the AppStore!

# # # A CONTINUOUS STREAM OF NEW TACTICAL CHALLENGES# # #

In the game, you take over the role of the cold-hearted space battle officer and lead your fleets to victory in the raging war between the Corporation and the Theocracy! Besides the 20+ hours campaign of the main game, you can also take on the additional adventure by playing the Dogfights campaign focusing on small scale craft combat. But thats not all! You can experience infinite tactical challenges in Skirmish mode with procedurally generated battles.

# # # DOZENS OF UNIQUE FEATURES # # #

Achievements and leaderboards
More than 15 spaceships
A unique mixture of story-driven, mission-based and skirmish gameplay
High-quality visuals including detailed 3D models, hi-res textures and breath-taking Special FX
3D sound, orchestral soundtrack by X3 and X-Rebirth composer
Full support of the differing resolutions and capabilities of 200+ Android-powered smartphones and tablets
Turn-based tactical gameplay with top-down perspective
Main campaign featuring large-scale fleet battles
Additional campaign featuring fierce dogfights involving small spacecraft
Fleet and Dogfight Skirmish modes - randomized battles; Level up your Commander and access new ships
Active abilities like missile or torpedo strike, afterburner, shield and other awesomeness
Ships from smallest Scout to tremendous Dreadnought
Some ships provide significant broadside firepower, other go for frontal firepower
Interesting, skill-based achievements with rewards
Rare visual style with holographic vibe

# # # JOIN THE COMMUNITY # # #

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Buy the game on Steam - http://store.steampowered.com/app/503950/
Download for free on Google Play- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ddg.startactics
Official Trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ClqRtP40LtM
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01-12-2017, 02:20 PM
#2
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 11,056
Holy cow!

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Originally Posted by NickFalk View Post
Squids!?

Worst idea ever!
01-12-2017, 07:39 PM
#3
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 378
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_xtlfq5UtY

It looks like the core gameplay is similar to Steambirds, which is A-ok in my book.
01-12-2017, 10:19 PM
#4
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 4,251
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Originally Posted by Saucepolicy View Post
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_xtlfq5UtY

It looks like the core gameplay is similar to Steambirds, which is A-ok in my book.
Looks real cool. Need some detailed review.

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01-13-2017, 04:49 AM
#5
Joined: May 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 272
Great game....just like steam birds (turn based dogfighting by dragging ships and using special abilities)

Campaign mode seems to be a series of battles (no story at all....doesn't bother me but may bother some) ... skirmish mode you unlock more ships by winning battles etc.

Only three niggles for me...
1. There doesn't appear to be a replay of the last turn (and a lot can happen at once so it's good to replay and find out what happened)
2. There doesn't appear to be any way of finding out what a skill does (no text description) until you use it
3. Keeps crashing on my iPad Pro 12.9 4G 128gb running latest IOS

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PS4 - defard
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