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App description: Historys greatest military adventures all begin on iPad.

Alexander is the second epic expansion for Creative Assemblys classic strategy game ROME: Total War.

A century before the campaigns of ROME: Total War, Alexander ascends the Macedonian throne and embarks upon an audacious campaign to conquer the all-powerful Persian Empire.

Lead your armies to unify the Greek city states, and then march across Central Asia, routing the Persian Empire to establish your legend as Alexander the Great, the most remarkable general of classical civilisation.

© 20022017 The Creative Assembly Limited. Originally developed by The Creative Assembly Limited. Originally published by SEGA. Creative Assembly, the Creative Assembly logo, Total War, Rome: Total War and the Total War logo are either trademarks or registered trademarks of The Creative Assembly Limited. SEGA and the SEGA logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of SEGA Corporation. Developed for and published on iOS by Feral Interactive Limited. iOS and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Feral and the Feral logo are trademarks of Feral Interactive Ltd. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. All rights reserved.

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07-26-2017, 09:01 PM
#2
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 4,430
Interesting. This game definitely calls for a bigger screen.

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07-26-2017, 10:36 PM
#3
Still waiting for iPhone plus version if it ever comes. I played this a lot as a kid and would love to play it in my pocket.
07-27-2017, 02:46 AM
#4
Downloading once I get home.
Still need to complete Rome and Barbarians.
07-27-2017, 04:00 AM
#5
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Originally Posted by Admiral Bison View Post
Downloading once I get home.
Still need to complete Rome and Barbarians.
Same, looking forward to playing this when I get home

From memory of the first time they came round the three games worked very well independently because you had to have different strategies for each game, the original Rome:Total war was kind of neutral, you would slowly build up and expand - Barbarians added the horde aspect which means you still had to have a slow build up but had to be ready for the sh*t to hit the fan when the hordes turned up. Alexander more or less removes any slow build up and because of the timers involved you almost have to go on the rampage immediately - looking forward to it