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When boring, uninventive match-3 puzzles prevail and all hope is lost, it all comes down to one single game … Cradle of Empires! Become the Chosen One and help the ancient empire rise from the ruins in this adventurous match-3 game with a rich storyline, thrilling quests and captivating characters!

Cradle of Empires is an exciting — yet cool, calm and collected — family-friendly adventure. It takes you on a breathtaking odyssey that challenges your matching, building and collecting skills. With the help from Nimiru and Egyptian settlers, you can break the Amrun’s curse and restore the ancient civilization to its former glory. Step up and become the secret weapon in the triumph of good over evil!


● Unique gameplay mix: You make matches, build a grand city and go on an adventure all in one … How awesome is that?
● Mega-sized adventure: You’ll be immersed in this engaging adventurous story with unexpected twists, gripping quests and memorable characters.
● Ancient cities and civilizations: You collect resources by playing match-3 levels, which help you rebuild the cities that evil had destroyed.
● Different game modes: You play 6 different match-3 modes, a variety you won’t find anywhere else.
● Many power-ups: You can earn a diversity of bonuses, power-ups and amulets — you’ll develop your own strategy for using them.
● Regular updates: You’ll never run out of new adventures as you’ll get new buildings, quests, bonuses, levels and whole civilizations in future updates.

All this and much, much more for FREE!

5/5 “Lots of different goals to achieve so I never get bored. Not the same match-3 as usual.”
5/5 “Very addictive game!! Can't stop playing it !!”
5/5 “Great way to pass time. Puzzles are just hard enough to be challenging without being frustrating.”
5/5 “Can't wait for the next version to come out”

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What's New in Version 4.0.0

- Ready to try your luck? A new structure has appeared in the game: the Wheel of fortune! Spin the wheel every day and win amazing prizes! May fortune smile upon you! The structure is available from glory level 8.
- New achievement: What Luck! Spin the Wheel of fortune five or more times and get free crystals! The more spins, the more crystals!
- The Sphinx can be upgraded to level 6! Complete new levels every day! Cross rivers and go through teleporters to get your well-earned reward!
- Special offer: a free chest along with your purchase! In May only, you can get a chest with a reward inside along with your purchases in the bank! Don't miss out on this special chance to see what's in the chest!
You're sure to enjoy this update! Thanks for playing Cradle of Empires!


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Customer Reviews

Cradle of Empires

Fun and good game of challenge I recommend you to play this game.

The game tells you a story how the ancient people survived with very little tools and in process and trials of learning.
I know this story blends well into historical telling. I thought it is a good thinking to draw to reach us how they survived without the stores such as hardware stores as well as banks.

Highly recommend and fun and best of all that never me bored.

Solid Match-3 Game

This game dips its fingers into many pies for a nice cohesive experience. The main gameplay is basically a watered-down Candy Crush Saga, with a backdrop of a city-building simulator. (It has a story that tries to take itself seriously, but I can't take the main antagonist seriously; he's just plain cartoonishly evil.) Overall, I think it's a solid game for what it tries to do.

Finish the story!!!

Finish the story already!!!!

Cradle of Empires
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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Games
  • Updated:
  • Version: 4.0.0
  • Size: 460 MB
  • Languages: English, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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Top In-App Purchases

  1. Handful of crystals$1.99
  2. Pocket of Crystals$4.99
  3. Cart of crystals$19.99
  4. Chest of crystals$9.99
  5. Ship of crystals$49.99
  6. Island of crystals$99.99
  7. Medium kit$14.99
  8. Small kit$9.99
  9. Special Discounted Pack$6.99
  10. Starter Pack$4.99