Slitherine’s Legion is updated

Epsom, 05 th April, 2013 –  Following  its meteoric climb through the iTunes rankings , we have listened to your comments and feedback, so  Slitherine’s Legion returns with a host of gameplay enhancements.

Below you can find the list of changes:

  • corrected an error where unit upkeep was marked as free, but is in fact 50% in cities 
  • added tips to campaign welcome screen, 20 in total 
  • added a help button on deployment to show detailed battle info 
  • changed main menu button from Help to Manual 
  •  added main menu button with link to forum for support 
  • fixed a bug where sound volume settings were not saved 
  • moved tooltips for easier reading so the finger does not obscure them 
  • added additional information on unit troop types to help make better decisions in battle 
  • when purchasing troops their type is now displayed 
  • unit type information is now shown on deployment 
  • the new Help screen shows detailed information on troop types with their strengths and weaknesses 

Slitherine’s Legion is sure to attract iPad wargamers looking to dip their feet into the expanding world of mobile wargaming and provide a stepping stone to the exciting world of wargaming.

To download the game; go to the  iTunes page .

For more information on  Slitherine’s Legion for iPad, visit the official  product page.

About Slitherine’s Legion

Forge a mighty civilization on your iPad in this epic empire building game of the Roman Empire! 

One of Slitherine’s best and critically-acclaimed classic turn-based strategy games has arrived on the iPad! Slitherine’s Legion for the iPad is the first of many of classic strategy games getting faithfully transferred to the portable tablets. Not one shred of content is lost! 

Slitherine’s Legion for iPad is set in Ancient Rome, where the player must make strategic choices to control their armies and carve an empire from the assortment of tribes and city states that populated Italy, France, Spain, Germany and Britain. When the battle is joined, Slitherine’s Legion moves to the tactical layer as players must position their troops to take advantage of terrain, troop formations, and weaponry to achieve victory utilizing a detailed pre-battle planning stage. Then watch the battles fight out with hundreds of troops  on screen, giving the iPad its biggest battles yet! 

Slitherine’s Legion for iPad has everything a strategic and tactical wargamer wants: historical accuracy of maps, scenarios, uniforms, weapons, a detailed economy that ranges from city construction, allocating workers to training new units, diplomacy that must be used carefully to gain allies and thwart enemies, to awesome battles. Slitherine’s Legion for iPad comes with three levels of difficulty, perfect for those who want to get started with strategy gaming, or experienced veterans looking for a challenge. 

Perfect for the gamer on the move, Slitherine’s Legion is a true strategy classic that is easy to reach out and ‘touch’!

Slitherine is part of the Slitherine Group

About the Slitherine Group

The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games. Under the Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Ageod ( www.ageod.com) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in its portfolio and spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to modern Smartphone’s and Tablets. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, board gaming and works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as HISTORY®, MILITARY HISTORY®, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Buzz Aldrin Enterprises and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. Together the Group companies form the world’s largest organization specializing in this important and vibrant niche. The Slitherine Group’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in an ever expanding segment of the entertainment industry.

 

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