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Any "Kairosoft"-like games out there?

06-25-2013, 02:19 PM
Any "Kairosoft"-like games out there?

I played the hell out of kairosoft games...I have all of them. I'm looking for something similar but I didn't find anything yet. Does someone know about a good game in that style?
I liked the earlier games more (like gamedev, gp story, mega mall...).
And I know these iap/timer based games. Maybe you know something without that...would really appreciate your help
06-25-2013, 07:53 PM

06-25-2013, 09:16 PM
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Star Command and Knights of Pen and Paper both are similar.

Besides that not any I can think of. Pixel People kinda has that vibe and although I'll get flamed for saying it, Adventure Bar Story did too but in an RPGish kinda way.
06-25-2013, 10:11 PM
Found some of like Kairsoft game.

Hot Springs story -> Happy Hotel
Mega mall story -> Create a mall
06-25-2013, 10:19 PM
Persional, i see most of games of Kairosoft belongs to research. With who like research feature should go to Kairosoft
06-26-2013, 02:03 AM
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Kairosoft games are town-building/management/strategy-simulation games at their core.

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06-26-2013, 05:37 PM
I played Star command, sim city and knights of pen and paper as well. I guess kairosoft games are kind of unique...what I think I like the most is the management part. I will have to wait till they put out something new
06-26-2013, 08:35 PM
Epic Pirate Story, Hotel Story, and Pixely People Making Movies are 3 iOS games that are HEAVILY inspired by Kairosoft games. Game Dev Tycoon, too, but it's a PC game.

I've only played EPS, and it's got some of the vibe, but none of the fine-tuned balance of a KS game; on the plus side, the Lite version is full-featured and free.

Hotel Story looks like it's basically Hot Springs Story with IAP shoehorned in. Haven't played PPMM yet, but it looks promising.
06-28-2013, 06:38 PM
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Originally Posted by pdSlooper View Post
Haven't played PPMM yet, but it looks promising.
It's a fun game, but it's nothing like the Kairosoft games.
06-28-2013, 07:00 PM
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Originally Posted by CygnetSeven View Post
...and although I'll get flamed for saying it, Adventure Bar Story did too but in an RPGish kinda way.

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