Imperium Galactica II…For the iPad?!?!?!?!?!?!

Imperium Galactica II iPad Screenshot

This iPad Screenshot of IG2 Looks EXACTLY Like the PC Game!

So I might’ve mentioned before that Imperium Galactica II: Alliances is my favorite 4X space strategy game, like, EVER. Well, while I don’t usually cover mobile gaming, I found out today that this AMAZING game is now available for the iPad through iTunes for about $4. $4! For some of the greatest grand space strategy EVER. If you have an iPad, and are reading this, GET IT NOW. You can thank me later.

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  1. says

    This iPad version was a complete stealth release, I can't find any previews or reviews anywhere. I think I'll spend the enormous sum of €2.99 and find out for myself!

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  2. Talorc says

    It's pretty much the PC version, with some bars down the side to support touch interface. Swipe around to move, pinch to zoom. I'm not 100% sure this is going to work all that well interface wise, but we will see.

    Tutorial looks terrible, but I think it is actually a pre recorded video in low resolution

    I found my old IG2 disks though and I kind of want to just install those and play it with mouse :-)

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    • Brian RubinBrian Rubin says

      Thanks for the insight, and welcome! :-) Please tell us more when you can.

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    • athros says

      The tutorial and the start of the campaigns are low res videos. Thankfully, after watching them once, you can skip them.

      Now, I wish I could find the manual in PDF so I can get some better info on buildings, how colonies grow and such.

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        • athros says

          That's somewhat helpful, same as the FAQ's on GameFAQ's. I guess the info I'm looking for is too specific. Things like: How many people come with 200% Population? Is it based on the current number of colonists? The housing? Both? I'm playing through the Solarian campaign (just started it last night) so, I'm hoping I'll figure it out.

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  3. Janster says

    Well, its the only way to play it unless you own the original, a bit sad really :(

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