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Old 09-27-2012, 06:45 PM
TouchArcade Bot TouchArcade Bot is offline
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Default Space Borders: Alien Encounter

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Old 09-29-2012, 06:49 AM
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anyone else try this? not bad
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Old 12-09-2012, 12:21 PM
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Yeah I am pretty impressed with it too. Not a bad little space RTS.
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Old 12-09-2012, 12:29 PM
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any vids for this... or maybe some more detailed impressions.
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Old 12-27-2012, 08:31 PM
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I'm surprised, the graphics look very intense. I'd be worried for lagging issues with the iPhone.
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Old 03-23-2013, 12:45 PM
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Honestly, I've been scouring the AppStore for a space RTS and couldn't find one that looked wholy appealing. Then I remembered getting this when it was free awhile ago so I reinstalled it and its great! The dev is developing a sequel and additional content as I'm typing this.

It's a deep, complex (but not overtly) game that I think is definitely worth the price, and it should scratch that 'epic space battle' itch. Capital ships are big and slow, giving them a real weighty feel... Though they're in space, if that makes any sense.

Also, I like that you can assign wingmen, i.e., having smaller, faster ships locked into a covering position around capital ships, so they follow as the larger one moves. I think each ship has eight or so positions around it on which wingmen can be attached.

Great game. Can't wait for more.
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