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  • Summary: Introductory Price! Free iPad update coming later this year.

    Carcassonne on your iPhone and iPod touch. Play the original award winning board game with friends, family, or other board game enthusiasts over the Internet.

    Build a medieval landscape, tile by tile, claim landmarks with your
    followers and score points. As a winner of the prestigious "Spiel des Jahres" award in 2001, the game allows for a plethora of play styles and strategies. If you like social gaming or board games you will love Carcassonne!

    Carcassonne is brought to you by three guys that care a lot about software and board games and have official support by the game's publisher. We hope you have hours of fun playing. If you are having fun (or if there is a problem!) - let us know about it.


    FEATURES

    • Official Carcassonne game with original artwork
    • 8 different AI players
    • Internet multiplayer with Push Notifications
    • Local network play with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
    • Unique Solitaire mode
    • Available in English and German
    • Online and offline ranking
    • Comprehensive in-game manual
    • Tutorials with voice acting
    • Compete for the best score in Solitaire Game of the Week
    • Chat function for Internet and local network games
    • Invite friends to play in-game or via email


    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    What about the iPad?

    We are working hard to pour as much love into the iPad as we did on the phone. It's coming, please be patient. If you buy now, the universal version will be a free update. When it's ready, the price for the universal app will rise to $9.99.


    What about Expansions?

    The app includes the base tile set, but we are working on expan­sions as in-app purchases.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 10
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 10
  3. Negative: 0 out of 10
  1. Jan 27, 2011
    100
    This award-winning board game is also an amazing app, loaded with multiplayer features.
  2. Jan 27, 2011
    100
    Carcassonne isn't a difficult game to grasp, but it does have an extraordinary amount of depth.
  3. Jan 27, 2011
    100
    Creating multiplayer match ups with friends is as simple as emailing your friends the link to your match and when accepted the game begins.
  4. Jan 27, 2011
    90
    It's a real pleasure to see an iPhone game that is well-crafted, that uses music and sound to create a distinct atmosphere and that plays as well offline as it does online. If Carcassonne is your first foray into Euro-gaming, you're sure to want more.
  5. Jan 27, 2011
    90
    One of the most successful translations of a boardgame in years, Carcassonne is charming, captivating and competitive.
  6. Jan 27, 2011
    90
    With both online multiplayer with push notifications, and an addictive solitaire game Carcassonne is a complete package.
  7. Jan 27, 2011
    80
    Carcassonne is an excellent board game in real-life. The iPhone edition is a great way to take it on the go without having to lug around a board and pieces.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. May 18, 2011
    10
    This is the best board game available on the iPad and iPhone with a superb tutorial for those like me who had no idea what the game was about. The online multiplayer is excellent this is one of those apps that keeps you coming back and is undobtedly worth the price tag Expand
  2. Sep 20, 2012
    10
    Incredible longevity, heaps of variants for single or multiplayer, the functionality is perfect - it is a game designed for the iPad/iPhone: Carcassonne justifies the price and so much fun. Collapse

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