By Nate Adcock on Sat, 09/25/2010
This is one of my favorites for the year (see my mega-review here), and now available in HD for iPad! Stunning graphics in an already superb RTS equals, well...Land Air Sea Warfare HD! Read on for full PR release, links and information for all versions (Windows, Windows Mobile, Mac, iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad)...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Land Air Sea Warfare HD Released for iPad
Isotope 244 is pleased to announce its hit real time strategy game is now
available for iPad titled Land Air Sea Warfare HD. Featuring high
definition graphics and a fluid user interface, this strategy game brings
the RTS genre to the iPad in an easy to use package. Build your base in
seconds and deploy and command your army with ease with the new tactical map
where you can see the entire landscape of war on one screen! The custom
iPad version also features high resolution terrain textures and a full music
soundtrack. Land Air Sea Warfare HD also features full translations for
German, French, and Italian languages.
* Zoomable tactical map showing an overview of the entire landscape of war
* Full translations for German, French, and Italian
* New anti-air defensive unit added
* Over 40% increase in fog and water rendering speed
* Terrain is now permanently modified by explosions and tread marks
Exclusive iPad Features:
* High definition units and effects that are 225% more detailed
* Define eight custom groups of units
* Custom iPad interface with always visible unit info and build menu
* Full music soundtrack
* Higher resolution terrain and water textures
Command a force of thousands of units into strategic warfare in this new
real time strategy game. Fortify your base with turrets, surface to air
missile launchers, torpedo launchers, and long range cannons. Next create
factories to pump out enormous legions of vehicles, aircraft, and ships to
wage war with, you decide what to build. Form groups with the easy to use
grouping interface and transport units to prepare for an assault on the
enemy! Finally execute your strategic battle plan and enjoy the immense
carnage that ensues. With unique explosions, wreckages, sound effects, and
animations for every unit the carnage is as beautiful as it is deadly.
Discover and mine unique resources to build gigantic mega units which can
turn the tides of war instantly!
As the commander of a massive war campaign you can navigate stealth aircraft
and submarines on recon missions, airlift units into the fight via helis,
scout tread marks left by enemy tanks to their base, and hide under trees
for an ambush attack. You can expand your city with over 100 structures and
units to choose from. As your empire grows you can research technologies to
guide the focus of your strategy. Dominate on all types of terrain, send
aircraft to bombard the enemy to weaken its infrastructure, control the
shores with a naval fleet of ships and subs, and transport units into the
fight to finish the mission! You can even manufacture and launch game
changing weapons such as ICBMs.
Land Air Sea Warfare features a random map system so every game you play is
unique and poses new challenges. There are also several victory types and
settings to customize the game and provide fresh missions. After each
battle detailed statistics are displayed showing the how the tides of war
changed for each player.
LASW gets it "just right", offering a full console-like RTS experience with
brilliantly executed, easy to use touch screen controls. - Touch Arcade
"It's fun, challenging, and awesome all bundled up in one game." - AppModo
"This game is the SimCity of strategy war games... go get it now!" - iPhone
* Command six new gigantic mega units.
* Highly optimized game engine runs great even on netbooks
* Direct new ships, subs, and a full naval armament.
* Launch all new ICBM and defense systems.
* Use the new technology research system.
* New voices for units, over 250 fun remarks.
* New voice system warns you of attacks and resource shortages.
* Learn the game with new integrated help system and tooltips.
* Challenge the new AI featuring several attack modes and strategies.
* Navigate stealth fighter aircraft and submarines.
* Attack with new laser and electric shock weapons.
* Construct defensive shields and walls.
* New volcanic terrain type to play on.
* Learn more with the new loading screen featuring unit and tech info and
game play tips.
* Customize the game with the new mutator feature so you can play with only
ground units, only sea units, etc.
* Win at each of six new victory conditions such as Team Traitors, Arms
Race, The Mega Project, etc.
* Use the new radar system with upgraded display option to track enemy
* Command new transport carriers to quickly move vehicles and ships.
* Research new technologies including Secret Agents and Intelligence
* Watch the new aircraft with realistic flight patterns.
* Discover ten new map types.
* Enjoy ten new music tracks.
iPad iTunes Store Link $9.99
iPhone iTunes Store Link $4.99
Windows Mobile Demo