Café International for iOS - the board game for the family - new version 2.1.0

ASL-News, iOS: Application Systems Heidelberg announces the availability of the new version 2.1.0 of Café International for iOS. The new version can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store.

New Features include:

€ "Rematch"-feature at the end of a game (>= iOS 6 only) to invite the same players for another game € Show message of last player after game ended € More online-game information in the player panels, especially the important Online Game Index

FIXED

€ No more game lockups after 7 days of no one taking a turn € Subtraction of the points of the last bar seat corrected € Some minor fixes for an improved online game handling

About  Café International for iOS

The legendary game (Board Game of The Year 1989 Germany, over one

million sold) is back, a fun and challenging strategic board game for

iPhone and iPad!

Using the officially licensed caricatures from the original board

game, you'll find that not every guest wants to sit next to each

other in Café International. So it's up to you to keep everyone happy,

by seating them at the right tables, according to their nationality

and gender to score maximum points.

Every puzzle fan will simply love Café International! Although the

rules are straightforward and the game is easy to play, it's sure to

challenge even the most strategically gifted minds. To be awarded

maximum points, you'll need to clear as many tables as possible by

really thinking about where to seat your randomly chosen guest cards...

Café International is packed with endless fun - it's the perfect way

to test your strategic might against friends, family and colleagues!

What people are saying about Café International:

³Once I started playing this game I just can't put it down²

³a great card game really tests your skills²

³getting the whole family around the iPad is such a blast²

Features :

€ Strategically place international guests at tables to earn points

€ Place unsuitable guests in the bar - but watch your score!

€ Beautifully detailed graphics in full retina resolution

€ Quick tutorial for an easy start

€ Help function for when you need visual clues

€ Choose from Online Multiplayer, Solitaire, Classic or Time Game

€ Add up to four players in Classic mode or in Online Multiplayer mode

€ Challenge against up to 3 computer opponents each with 3 levels of skill

€ Challenge your friends or family around your iPhone/iPad or online

€ Game Center integration for worldwide high score, achievements and

multiplayer matches

€ Auto facing board: Sit around your iPad and play with friends,

while the screen automatically turns towards the current player

Recommended Retail Price:

Café International for iOS: £2.99

Detailed Information:

http://www.application-systems.co.uk/cafeinternationalios

System requirements:

- iOS 4.3

- Universal App for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad

Language:

Manual: English (digital)

Software: English

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Additional links:

Product Artwork:

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iTunes App Store:

http://itunes.apple.com/app/cafe-international/id526073166?

mt=8&uo=4&partnerId=1886243

YouTube:

http://www.youtube.com/embed/T70KMQFr11U

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This is how the press looks at Café International:

"AppZapp blog", Rating: 5 out of 5 - "Conclusion: the app completely

captures all the fun that the board game offered. It may be played

individually or 4 players may look for opportunities to place the

guests in the right spot." - 3 Plus, no Minus, AppZapp blog, 02.08.2012

"fun2tap.com", Rating: 4.5 out of 5 - "An award-winning board game is

a perfect recipe for a game app very much like a best-selling novel

being adapted to a motion picture. If you or your kids are into

puzzles and card games then this app is for you.", fun2tap.com, 26.11.2012

"midlife gamer", MLG Rating: 8/10 - "One of the great things about

Café International is whether you are a beginner learning the game or

a diehard fan wanting to experience a full on strategic challenge you

can tailor the game to suit your needs by changing not only the

difficulty of the AI opponent but also how many opponents you face. (.

..) By importing not only Cafe Internationals classic gameplay but

also adding single player elements into the mix, Application Systems

Heidelberg have released a well polished addition to the digital

board game genre which will be an excellent purchase for fans of

either strategy board games or for the quick fix of toilet gaming.",

midlifegamer.net, 22.08.2012

"AppTudes", Rating: 4 of 5 - "With great gameplay, clean Retina

presentation, and bonuses like single-player modes and Game Center

achievements, Cafe International is arguably better than its

cardboard counterpart - especially without having to clean up

afterward. A great addition to any family's digital board game

collection, or fans of strategy board games looking for something a

little lighter.", AppTudes, 13.08.2012

"MobileTechReview", - "Conclusion: Cafe International is a solid iOS

remake of a popular Euro Boardgame from the 1980s. Gameplay is easily

understood, but the strategy is deep, which should keep you coming

back to this one for a while. (...) Give yourself a few games to get

the hang of it." - MobileTechReview blog, 15.09.2012

Awarded by iphone.qualityindex.com as "Finest Game Publisher August

2012" based on great 9.2 average ratings for Café International.

"iPhoneLife Magazine", - "Solitaire for cafe addicts, with an offbeat

80s feel... That's my impression of Cafe International. Uh, how many

restaurants or shops are seating lone international guests

specifically by nationality or gender? None that I know of, but that

really isn't the point. The point of Cafe International is good old

pattern-matching fun with a multi-player twist that everyone can

enjoy.", Nate Adcock, 01.09.2012

"Geeks with Juniors", "As a board game geek, I always appreciate it

whenever a board game has been ported to iOS. That way, it's easier

for me to set up, find opponents and clean up afterwards. That said,

Cafe International for iOS is an excellent way to experience a

classic (and out of print) board game with friends and family." - ,

Geeks with Juniors, 01.08.2012

"iX - Heise Developer", "Why would I feature this game in my heise

developer blog? Café International is a very good game and one of the

best board game adaptions that I have ever seen on tablets. This is a

great example for app developers of board game adaptations: The first

positive aspect  is the faithfulness of the graphics to the original

board game look & feel. The game has no gimmicks or unnecessary 3D

effects. The computer opponents are neither totally stupid nor

invincible. My impression is that the developers of this game knew

the board game really well and that the motto of this port was

"quality above everything". Whoever adopts these rules and uses a

great board game as a foundation will succeed.", German review in

Kais bewegtes Web 09.08.12 - von Kai König

"Stromstock", Rating: 4 of 5 - "After 25 years Café International

still is amazing - also for player who never played the board game

and make their first experience with the game on the iPad.",

Stromstock, 06.08.2012

About Application Systems London: Trading for over 25 years, the Application

Systems Group is now represented in the UK, France and Germany and trading

across the world. We specialise in developing and distributing Games and

Software for the Mac and now for iOS. Copyright © 2012 Application Systems

Group. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Mac, iPhone, iPod and

iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other

countries. *****

 


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