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Sorcery!

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82.55% Overall Rank: 2546
iOS (iPhone/iPad) Rank: 283
2013 Games Rank: 2537
2013 iOS (iPhone/iPad) Rank: 283
Score based on 11 reviews

Description

An epic adventure through a land of monsters, traps, and magic."You should choose to own this adventure" -- Eurogamer"Inkle's adaptation of Sorcery! takes the genre to a whole new level" -- Kotaku"Beautifully realised ... this gripping tale has us well and truly hooked" -- Pocket Gamer (Gold Award)"Incredibly impressed" -- Touch Arcade+ Plot your own journey across a hand-drawn 3D world map+ Fully interactive story, with 1000s of choices+ The story is rewritten on the fly based on how you play+ Unique touch-based sword-duelling, with procedurally-generated descriptions of the action+ Outwit monsters by learning their weaknesses and tells+ 48 magic spells to master, with weird and wonderful effects that change the story"Sometimes I feel like I'm wasting my time writing a review when I should really just be pointing at a game and demanding that people play it. This is one of those times. Steve Jackson's Sorcery! is an absolutely marvellous fantasy storybook adventure. Lushly illustrated and expertly told, it should not be missed by anyone even remotely interested in the genre." -- Gamezebo"Let’s not mince words here... Sorcery’s unique blend of tabletop-like roleplaying (including an incredible combat system quite unlike anything I’ve seen before), and elaborate branching pathways with custom scripts preserving the feeling of Steve Jackson’s work make me now want to… no, HAVE TO acquire an iOS device" - Just Press StartFrom legendary designer Steve Jackson, co-founder of Lionhead Studios (with Peter Molyneux), and Fighting Fantasy and Games Workshop (with Ian Livingstone); and inkle, the studio behind the award-winning, App Store featured Frankenstein, Sorcery! is an interactive adventure like never before.The app uses inklewriter technology to tell your journey in real-time, shaping the story around your choices. The text itself changes based on how you play and what you do, and in combat, the action is description on the fly based on how you play. Featuring original illustrations by John Blanche, new character art by Eddie Sharam (DC Comics), an interactive map by Mike Schley (Wizards of the Coast) and music by David Wise (Donkey Kong Country). "The Shamutanti Hills" is Part 1 of 4. Part 2, "Kharé: Cityport of Traps", is coming soon to the App Store! (Part 2 will load all of your completed Part 1 games to continue your adventure.)
Release Date: May 2, 2013

Latest Reviews

SiteDateTypeRating
gamesTM 08/01/13 Review 8 out of 10
GamesMaster UK 08/01/13 Review 90 out of 100
DarkStation 05/21/13 Review 3.5 out of 5
RPGFan 05/15/13 Review 80 out of 100
TouchArcade 05/13/13 Review 4.5 out of 5
IGN 05/10/13 Review 8.8 out of 10
Hardcore Gamer 05/09/13 Review 4 out of 5
Modojo 05/07/13 Review 4 out of 5
AppSpy 05/02/13 Review 4 out of 5
148Apps 05/02/13 Review 4 out of 5