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  • Publisher: 37GAMES
  • Genre: Word
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 1438.8 MB
  • Version: 1.1
  • Price: Free
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App description: A Pathfinder Collectible Card Game licensed by Paizo. Start an adventure with your companions in Golarion!

[Brief Info]

Unsheath your cards and ready your spells! In Pathfinder Duels, you must use your wits in a fast-paced, fantasy card game full of deadly creatures and ancient magic. Unleash powerful cards upon your foes as you fight them using the unique simultaneous turn-style battle system. Enjoy a CCG inspired by the Pathfinder Universe. Whether noob or pro, Pathfinder Duels has a spot for you at the table.

[Game Features]

Simultaneous Turns
Opponents will choose cards simultaneously before their strategies play out on the battlefield. You must outwit your opponentas they outwit you.

Iconic Hero Cards
Build your deck around legendary Iconic Heroes from the Pathfinder universe. Buff them for battle by equipping them with various gear obtained from your adventures.

Trading Cards
Trade valuable materials obtained through duels with your fellow guild members to craft rare and powerful cards. Use them to unleash devastation upon your opponents!

Mighty Dragons
Summon mighty dragons to fight by your side with special dragon cards. Although they take up the whole battlefield, they will also engulf your enemies in flames of fury!
01-04-2018, 08:40 PM
Anyone? Bueller?

01-04-2018, 10:45 PM
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Arizona, USA
Posts: 983
I played for a bit today. My first observation was that it did not fill the screen on my ipad-black bars on either side. But the game play was not hard to pick up and I caught on to it pretty quickly. I will play more this weekend.
01-05-2018, 12:03 AM
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,949
Played through the tutorial and then one game vs AI after that. And...um....it seems like another battler. The difference here is that you play your cards at the same time and you have 3 lanes but 2 positions in those lanes. Those positions also have resolution orders so it does matter where you place cards particularly when trying to get a direct hit on the opponent.

But really, it's another battler CCG. I really like pathfinder adventure card game and still play that. Why? Because it's unique and has such tight and thought provoking gameplay. This one just seems like another twisted hearthstone for the sake of it. I do hope others find a way to get invested and have a grea time, but for me, I've had enough. I've seen this before.
01-05-2018, 04:12 AM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 487
This is kinda weird. Do we possibly have a “Cuphead” situation here? By that I mean what probably happened (with Cuphead at least) is that a porting company was given the source code and then published it themselves? Because the seller on the App Store is G-Mei and not 37 Games. And also it looks more or less like a finished app but the weird “engrish” and the black borders make me feel that this is not quite ready for prime time.

Edit: I realize that this is not a port. Just wondering if the source code may have been handed off and used inappropriately thereafter.

Last edited by Tinsel; 01-05-2018 at 04:14 AM.
01-05-2018, 06:36 AM
Joined: Aug 2017
Posts: 26
the gameplay speed is painfully slow, every single action takes forever, as if time was slowed down. unplayable unless you're a sloth in real life :/
01-05-2018, 09:30 AM
I wasn't really pulled by it, I was hoping for something new to play in the Card Game scene. I found that when placing cards the game doesn't seem to really pick up very well where you finger is because there were a few occasions where it would put it on the lower lane when I was aiming on top row. I won't be returning to it but not saying is garbage, just not for me.
01-05-2018, 02:05 PM
Joined: Jul 2014
Posts: 17

The game is completely unplayable on an iPhone X as it crops the screen so the buttons are gone, seems like a rush job without really testing it.
01-05-2018, 02:33 PM
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Arizona, USA
Posts: 983
What I realized was that what I thought was normal wasn't, so I hope they fix these issues soon.
01-05-2018, 08:56 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Saratoga, CA, USA
Posts: 11,997
Not trying to be harsh but it sure feels like a half-assed CCG game using licensed art assets from Pavio. The simultaneous turns is clever but beyond that it feels sooo generic.

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