Developer: Seb EJ in partnership with Bright AI
Platform: Apple iPhone & iTouch
Release Date: OUT NOW
Price: £1.79 (tbc)
The Shamutanti Hills is now available from the apple iStore for your iPhone and iPod touch today.
The Sorcery! Apple iApp: Steve Jackson’s Sorcery: The Shamutanti Hills from Fighting Fantasy is available on the Apple iPhone & iTouch.
Developers Seb EJ and Bright AI are releasing all four Steve Jackson’s Sorcery! books in quick succession.
The Apps will appeal to the original Sorcery! fans and encourage a new generation of gamers to get reading. Each book in the Sorcery! series is a complete adventure – you don’t need to have read a previous book to move on to the next.
Play as a warrior or wizard and enjoy many unique features and challenges- that will excite novice and veteran adventurers alike. Rely on your warrior’s strength in battle, or your spell-casting cunning as a wizard.
The Shamutanti Hills iPhone App stays true to the original book, using Steve Jackson’s original text and John Blanche’s iconic illustrations. This highly anticipated iPhone App combines the user-friendly features of an e-book, with a new level of gamebook excitement.
Fighting Fantasy fans will love the classic story and original illustrations with a technological twist. No more dice, pencils, or bookmarks. All the special features are built in!
- Intro splash screen
- Tap the on-screen buttons to flip pages
- Save and resume adventure
- Audio spot effects
- Dice roll with or without motion sensor
- Page change animation
- High resolution artwork with colour treatment
The Sorcery! iApp is very similar to an eBook, using the text and illustrations from the original books but with page-turning as hyperlinks and a brilliant dice roller using the iPhone itself. Take a look at these exclusive screen shots.
More exciting news, and screenshots on the www.fightingfantasy.com site as and when they come through.