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Games like Dwarf Fortress on iOS
« on: November 11, 2012, 11:28:29 pm »

Is there any?
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Re: Games like Dwarf Fortress on iOS
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2012, 04:32:02 am »

Real gaming on mobile platforms is nonexistent. There are only shitty sickeningly cute looking casual games.  (and kairosoft)
If anyone knows otherwise, please do tell...
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Re: Games like Dwarf Fortress on iOS
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2012, 06:59:55 am »

Real gaming on mobile platforms is nonexistent. There are only shitty sickeningly cute looking casual games.  (and kairosoft)
If anyone knows otherwise, please do tell...
KoDP. Like in that other thread, is epic as DF. Though not very similar. It is on the iPad. And sadly only games people make on the iOS nowadays are arcade :/
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Re: Games like Dwarf Fortress on iOS
« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2012, 09:54:59 am »

KoDP is barely even an iOS game in the true sense of the word; it's a port of a PC game to iOS, it's just an older game that didn't need much in terms of changes.
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Re: Games like Dwarf Fortress on iOS
« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2012, 02:32:09 pm »

Well portable gaming devices for the adult crowd do basically exist for Toilet Gaming. You play them to pass time whilst on the John (or on a bus I guess). So they tend to be relatively short games because you can only sit there for so long.
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Re: Games like Dwarf Fortress on iOS
« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2012, 02:34:50 pm »

Yeah, i always get bored with games on smartphones pretty quickly. Can't seem to find any good ones in the google store.
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