XTanks, a turn-based strategy game in which players operate tanks, is now available for iOS. In XTanks, players engage in destructive battles in various parts of the world. Players will do battle in multiple different level types, from mountains to palms to deep space. Overall, there are 10 different locations.
Gameplay and Navigation:
Seems, what can be hard here? You just aim and you will be the winner. However, it not as simple as it seems! To begin with, you shoot almost at random or off the top of your head, if you’ve already fired once. Enemy appears on the screen at the last moment and the missile goes slowly, teasing you. In addition, you have limited time, allocated to make a decision on where to shoot, so decide fast and wisely.
Secondly, you have to consider several factors: are there any obstacles, at what angle will the missile fly, what is the tank’s position, the position of its muzzle and the enemy’s position. By the way, about your enemies. You are able to play with computer, together with your friend on a single device or with other player via multiplayer.
Driving the tank happens with the help of virtual joystick. It is very convenient to press its buttons even on the relatively small iPhone screen. X Tanks is easy and convenient to play on any device: iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. The interface is simple and can be undestood even by a small kid: passed the level – get a star and unlock a new map. The player may also change his combat vehicle. For special merits command allows you to choose one of three special tank models.
Stratagem: skillful sniper knows that it is not necessary to raise the muzzle much to hit the target, it is enough to climb at the highest spot.
Special feature of most games in this genre is ascetic design of locations. In this game developers tried to diversify battle backgrounds and added themed details to each map, which will be interesting to look at between this and then.
At the end of the battle you will be presented with detailed analysis of all your actions. The information in the table is short and conclusive. This game is dedicated to all fans of military strategy: unlock new maps, challenge your friends to a duel, and, the most important – aim better, because you may have no other chance.
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 5.1 or later
* 28.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
XTanks 1.0 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.