Tikal iOS

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  • Summary: Tikal is an award-winning board game ("Euro game") from designers Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling.Tikal is GameCenter and OpenFeint enabled!Explore the untamed jungles of Guatemala at Tikal: the most important and largest of all Mayan sites. Send your expedition members outTikal is an award-winning board game ("Euro game") from designers Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling.Tikal is GameCenter and OpenFeint enabled!Explore the untamed jungles of Guatemala at Tikal: the most important and largest of all Mayan sites. Send your expedition members out from base camp to discover buried treasure and uncover over-grown temples. But stay alert, as both treasures and temples can change hands as you compete with other expeditions! Each turn, you place a new tile representing an area of the jungle you have just mapped, then spend action points to explore. When a volcano tile is revealed, each player has one extra chance to improve their position, then points are awarded. Plan your moves and stake your claims wisely, and your expedition will take it's place in the history books!With stunning HD graphics and trademark attention to detail and theme, this latest offering from developer and publisher Sage Board Games makes it simple and entertaining to play a quick game of Tikal with your friends or by yourself -- no matter where you are!Combining deep strategy with an intuitive and beautiful visual presentation, Tikal draws you into the unknown secrets of the jungle and will bring you back for more, time and time again. Choose your favourite of 6 Mayan totems as your avatar, and then discover the true power of this ancient civilization as you compete against them in solo play. Once you've mastered the game, with the help of optional hints and the comprehensive rules and game guide, connect with other players online for turn-based multiplayer fun!With no setup time required, no pieces to lose, and no arguments about the rules, the future of board games is here and Tikal gives you exactly what you want -- to play!Features========Fast, easy, and fun game play for 1 to 4 playersStunning HD graphics with plenty of eye candyImmersive Mayan theme and music, or play your own iPod musicSupport for 3 modes of play: solo, "pass and play", and online multiplayer6 different Mayan totem avatars to choose from6 different AI opponents to compete againstIn-game hints make it easy to learn the gameComplete rules and game guidePlayer rankings and statsAchievements and leaderboards (GameCenter and OpenFeint)Online multiplayer playAbout=====Wolfgang Kramer is one of the world's most decorated and successful board game designers, and this is the official iOS version of his 1999 German Game of the Year.Sage Board Games is an independent software developer, focusing on bringing award-winning and classic board games to mobile devices. With a veritable "who's who" of Euro games already licensed, Sage Board Games is poised to become the premiere source of board games for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch.Visit us: sageboardgames.comLike us: facebook.com/sageboardgamesFollow us: twitter.com/sageboardgamesPlease send us your feedback and requests, and rate the game once you've bought it. Expand
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  1. May 6, 2011
    80
    Though it doesn't carry the Reiner Knizia name like previous offerings, Tikal bears many of the hallmarks of the good doctor's signature games.
  2. May 21, 2011
    70
    While Tikal isn't the best of the iOS board games (in my opinion that's still Small World), it's a game I enjoyed my time with and is easily worth the money.