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Alexandria Bloodshow, the second installment in the "Bloodshow" trading card defensive strategy series, is finally here!

All the fun of Sega's arcade trading card games comes to you on the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad in this gripping sequel to Samurai Bloodshow!

- Set thousands of years in the past, the player takes command of an army in hopes of fighting back an enemy invasion!
- Witness a war the likes of which were told of in ancient Egyptian murals and Greek pottery painting!

Robust Single Player Mode!
Trading cards meet VS. play meets defensive strategy gaming in this awesome new fusion!
- Gain a new card with a unique ability every time you play! Over 120 in total to collect!
- 2 armies x 17 stages x 5 difficulty settings equals a whopping 170 different battles!
- Supports Game Center Achievements and Leaderboard!
It's hours and hours of entertainment!

Exciting VS. Play!
- Collection or Combat, the competition is fierce!
- Build a personalized deck that suits your play style!
- Once you've got the ultimate deck, use it to crush your rivals in head-to-head online VS play via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth!
(Wi-Fi or Bluetooth must be enabled in order to play VS. mode.)

- Choose between the vastly different Egyptian and Greek armies!

- Compete with players the world over in online multiplayer!
- Play against iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone4, iPhone3GS, iPad, and iPod touch 3rd Gen+ (except the 8 GB model) users!

Sanuku's comments:


06-07-2012, 08:25 AM
#2
Loved Samurai Bloodshow...I've been waiting for this! Thanks for posting.

06-07-2012, 09:34 AM
#4
Great price. I'd nab it in a second if the setting interested me. Loved the setting of Samurai Bloodshow, though.

Noticed they dropped the price of the Total War game, I'm guessing for the launch of this game, but even $5 is more than what I'm willing to pay for it.
06-07-2012, 09:51 AM
#5
Looks like my GOTW.

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06-07-2012, 10:01 AM
#6
Joined: Jan 2012
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I still haven't finished Samurai Bloodshow. Def' a harder game than Plants vs. Zombie.

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06-07-2012, 12:25 PM
#7
I saw an in game shop. Are the rare cards specified in the shop available without purchasing ? Or do you have to purchase with real money to get any rare cards? (Already bought the game)
06-07-2012, 12:35 PM
#8
Joined: Sep 2009
Location: Sweden
Posts: 2,782
Game Impressions

Nice. For those intimidated by the depth of Assassin's Creed: Recollection, but still in the mood for a realtime trading-card game, this could probably be a nice compromise, and for those looking for a light multiplayer RTS, but with a sense of progression and illusion of achievement, Alexandria Bloodshow offers quite a lot of card-collecting and army-building to complement the actual matches.

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Originally Posted by drix23 View Post
I saw an in game shop. Are the rare cards specified in the shop available without purchasing ? Or do you have to purchase with real money to get any rare cards? (Already bought the game)
As far as I can tell, you can acquire all Egyptian cards just by playing. You do have to purhcase the full unlock for a dollar for the Greek army, but I think that can be seen more as an expansion than an IAP wall (especially since you still have to acquire the greek cards by playing, and the Greeks seem to offer no particular advantage over Egyptian players in online games, just a different playing style).

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06-07-2012, 01:02 PM
#9
Oh okay. Thank you very much. I already bought the game, since its on sale for only .99$.
06-07-2012, 01:16 PM
#10
Will a paid version of this game be released? it may sound silly but i`ve always prefered to buy a paid version, than a free one with the unlock option!

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