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Dark Nova

By Dead Jim Studios

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WANTED: Ship captains!

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"If your eyes light up when you hear the word "Elite" in a non-Xbox 360 setting, go buy Dark Nova right now." --gamesradar

***** "Awesome - Completely addicting game. It's really fun to engage in lifelike trading with a space twist."

***** "Get This Game! - I can not explain to you how much I love this game. It uses little battery, doesn't need wifi, and it's addicting!"

***** "Brilliant - Excellent space trader executed with wit and style. I've sunk hours into it already."

This is an old school RPG experience! This game has depth and many hours of entertainment. This is not a mindless shooter!

Dark Nova is the essential single-player role-playing game we’ve all been waiting for on the iPhone. A real-time expansive universe consisting of over 100 star systems, each with many planetary bodies make this a game that you don’t master in short order. Buy and sell goods between star systems, make a profit and try to avoid the Police along the way...if you can. Become a trader, a pirate, or a mercenary for hire. There’s a market for all professions.

Classic SciFi RPG style play. 100's of hours of entertainment. Design your character then work your way up from a small fragile ship to a juggernaut brimming with weapons and gadgets.

Dark Nova is the highly anticipated conversion of the classic Palm Pilot game “Space Trader” for the iPhone. A complete and total graphical overhaul and game flow/design update. Visually stunning graphics, a luscious soundtrack, and an unbeatable auto-saving mechanism make this the game we’ve all been waiting for. Be the first space cadet on the block to get it.

Go on mysterious quests and adventures. With elements from SciFi classics like Elite, Star Control, Privateer, Sundog, Starflight, Trade Wars, Freelancer, and more!

Got an escape pod? You'll need it rookie!

What's New in Version 1.5.5

* Economy fixed!
* Commodities now restock
* Minor bug fixes

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Customer Reviews

Love it...

Great game reminds me a bit of Elite. You need MORE (PLEASE?!) hints on where to get rid of fleas and was a real downer after a few hours and no cure. Started over and completed the game. Next time I will NOT buy from that lousy two-bit flea trading looser! :)

Also restock trade supplies sooner as it just gets to thin in the end to find trade supplies unless you warp the entire galaxy (not as fun).

I think a bigger campaign with more story and another galaxy after completing the first would be great!

Overall a definite two thumbs WAY up, thanks and keep the updates coming!!!! :)

April 3rd 2011: Giving homage to the Dark Nova god's...chanting...update please, update please, update please! More content please, more content please, more content please...pretty please, please...please!!! ;)

October 13, 2011: Thank you for the economy fix and restocking commodities. I love this game and hope you continue to update it! It's truly a classic masterpiece! :)

Love this game but

I've had this game for forever and I absolutely love it... But the option to choose how much cargo doesn't work on my new phone... Also it does get a little boring after you get the bigger ships. I wish you would add some new quests or something. Please update! It's a great game, just needs a little work

Great, but could use work

After getting a Vix Dreadnought the game becomes SUPER BORING. You need to add another ship, and a new weapon or two.(My Vix has 3 Justive Mark IV and a Quantum Shield and a reflector shield and a auto repair, more cargo bays, and a targeting system on board! My police record was ALWAYS DUBIOUS OR CLEANER

Dark Nova
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  • $3.99
  • Category: Games
  • Updated: Oct 10, 2011
  • Version: 1.5.5
  • Size: 15.2 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: Shon Burton
Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References

Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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