★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.
  • Publisher: Gameloft
  • Genre: Adventure
  • Device: iPad
  • Size: 273.4 MB
  • Version: 1.0.0
  • Price: $6.99
  • Average User Rating:
    Not enough votes.
App description: Argos is finally back, in a full HD version! The popular Spartan saga continues on iPad, following the huge success of its revolutionnary first opus: Winner of IGN 2008s Best Action Game and Best Graphics Technology Award, A Nintendo DS or Sony PSP-quality title on the iPhone (iLounge).

Sailing back from Hell after many battles, Argos finally reaches the shores of his homeland: Sparta. But no human leaves Hades' kingdom alive without consequences. A new odyssey begins for our hero - a journey that will force him to face the gods, his fate and his own choices to answer for his arrogance!

A thrilling, non-stop hacknslash game jam-packed with action and innovation.
- Furious combat against even more colossal enemies: more combos, more violence!
- Hold your breath all along your adventure: each level provides the player a new experience a new weapon, a new gameplay, a new power and more.
- Improved interaction with the environment: break gates, climb cliffs, ruin temples and force your way through all obstacles!

- Advanced action virtual pad: dont just tap the screen - actually aim your attacks!
- New 360 jump control offering more freedom and enhanced platforming gameplay: jump anywhere, even during fights to perform air combos.

- 12 levels to explore, set up in 8 new majestic environments: from Sparta to the depths and heights of Earth.
- Enjoy the HD graphics of your iPad's wide screen.

- New powers & new weapons: only the best gear will give you a chance to survive the challenges ahead.
- Fight and kill the mythical foes that dare cross your path. But be warned: stronger enemies will always be lurking.
- Only the bravest warriors are worthy of entering the Arena. Will you be good enough to face the ultimate challenge?

***** Game Hunter Challenge:
Tweet: I found a new @Gameloft Game! Hero of Sparta 2 HD: http://j.mp/d2P5EM #GameHunter404 Join the hunt: http://j.mp/aGk2Jx and follow @Gameloft!

What's this? http://j.mp/aGk2Jx

Visit us on www.heroofsparta.com or http://twitter.com/HeroofSparta!
Follow Gameloft on Twitter to get more info about all our upcoming titles at http://twitter.com/gameloft or read our official blog at http://blog.gameloft.com/

Certain apps allow you to purchase virtual items within the app and may contain third party advertisements that may redirect you to a third party site.

ImNoSuperMan's comments:
iPad Screenshots:
(click to enlarge)

08-18-2010, 05:09 AM
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 297
Freakin' HELL YEAH! Been waiting for this one...can't wait...

08-18-2010, 05:19 AM
Oh hell. Just when I had decided to stop spending as I have spent way too much money lately after getting an iPad, this comes out.

Bugger Bugger Bugger
08-18-2010, 06:04 AM
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: East Coast
Posts: 912
Yes!!!! About time. Wasn't expecting this to be in the same month with Conviction. Can't wait.

Current Vice: GoF2HD, Bastion, PvZ, Dead Space iPad, FFDim, FFIV, WoGoo, Solomon's Keep, Hook Champ
08-18-2010, 06:17 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: Greece kos island
Posts: 1,029
Originally Posted by seyoon View Post
Yes!!!! About time. Wasn't expecting this to be in the same month with Conviction. Can't wait.
+1 man +1.........lol

I am the punishment of GOD
if you had not committed great sins
GOD would not have sent
a punishment like me upon you Genghis Khan
08-18-2010, 09:51 AM
Is this just an upscaled version of the original (like the first "HD" one was) or does it actually have proper iPad graphics?
08-18-2010, 10:07 AM
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: California
Posts: 1,064
I agree. Everything just looks bigger. Just like Dungeon Hunter.
08-18-2010, 10:02 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Covington, GA
Posts: 146
Send a message via AIM to bLiNdSiDe
Out in US. Downloading now.

Gamecenter / OpenFeint / plus+ / Crystal / Agon : blindside82
08-18-2010, 10:17 PM
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 10
How does it look? I'm holding off on purchasing until I hear what ppl have to say about the graphics.
08-18-2010, 10:39 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Covington, GA
Posts: 146
Send a message via AIM to bLiNdSiDe
Really good port. Framerate is super smooth and controls are great on iPad.

Gamecenter / OpenFeint / plus+ / Crystal / Agon : blindside82