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App description: Plant Tycoon® is a gardening sim game where you nurture plants and experiment with increasingly rare and valuable species. The object is to breed and cross breed plants until you find the 6 Magic Plants of Isola and solve the genetic puzzle. You start with limited cash, a handful of seeds, some soil and water. Grow plants, organize and harvest seeds, monitor your plants' health, age and maturity, and protect your plants from dehydration and infestations. Sell some of your creations to fund your research, buy better supplies to use in your Nursery, and purchase ornaments to customize your virtual garden. This is the same best-selling Mac and Windows game, now in a universal app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, so you can take your greenhouse full of plants with you wherever you go!

More about Plant Tycoon

* There are many approaches to solving the game, with over 500 different species of plants to discover.
* Inhabited by a wide variety of collectible insects to catch and display.
* There are dozens of different seeds to experiment with.
* Gorgeous artwork with detailed, dynamically-generated plants.
* You can prune your plants to customize the look of your creations.
* It's a genetic puzzle: discover which combinations will create the 6 Magic Plants.
* It's a simulation game: grow virtual plants in a persistent world.
* Its a virtual pet: care for your plants in your own virtual greenhouse.
* Its a tycoon game: test your business skills and horticultural skills at the same time!
* The built-in snapshot feature allows you to capture photos of your favorite plants in various display settings.
* Experience real-time game play, with new surprises every time you turn on the game!

Visit our Official Plant Tycoon site at www.PlantTycoon.com for instructions, strategy guides, and much more!

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12-01-2010, 09:05 AM
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Is this another Farmville esque freemium title?

12-01-2010, 09:20 AM
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The gameplay is same as computer version. Plant your plants.
IAP for more bucks. (You can also earn it in game)

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12-01-2010, 09:25 AM
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Gamer Gurlz, where are you?

Hi, you seemed to be lost on the Internets.
This is TouchArcade, where 2$ for a game is too much, 5$ is an outrage, and 10$ or more is putting sugar in their car tanks whilst killing puppies.
12-01-2010, 09:35 AM
This was a fun but challenging game back on the Palm OS. Hopefully, this will be a faithful port.

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12-01-2010, 01:44 PM
Originally Posted by Vovin View Post
Gamer Gurlz, where are you?
????? What do you mean
12-01-2010, 02:38 PM
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: Houston, TX
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Great news! This is one of my all-time favorites. I've never been able to win the game, though, so this app will give me another chance! Yay!
12-01-2010, 03:06 PM
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So will it sync somehow between ipad and iphone? Or will you need to have 2 different gardens?
12-01-2010, 11:06 PM
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Out in the US.

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12-02-2010, 02:41 AM
Joined: Mar 2010
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I'm finding the interface for this game to be very clunky. Also, I was wondering. Do your plants die if you don't tend to them often enough?