Play cards! Kill monsters! Level Up!
Dream Quest is a roguelike deckbuilding game inspired by the likes of Ascension, Magic: the Gathering, and Shandalar. Explore randomly generated levels as one of 13 classes in short, 30 minute, sessions. One floor might find your wizard in the crypt, another your warrior underwater, and a third, your assassin stalking a volcanic wasteland. As you progress, your characters earn achievements, each making your future runs a little easier or more interesting.
Combat is a card game. Your abilities are a deck of cards that you develop as you gain power. For example, a thief starts with a handful of Slice cards and a Backstab, but can learn defensive moves like Dodge or powerful finishing moves like Coup de Grace. Carefully choosing which cards to add to your deck is the heart of the game: wise choices will find you slicing through monsters while poor ones will leave you tripping over your own two feet.
•14 different classes, with wildly different play styles
•Over 300 cards, ranging from the defensive Kick and Armor to the devastating Meteor and Curse of Doom
•More than 70 monsters carefully catalogued in the Bestiary as you encounter them
•Infinite replayability – easily 50 hours to see the majority of the content
•No In App Purchases – the price of the game is the price of the game. Everything is unlocked only by playing.
Reviews of Version 1.0 have been fantastic! Examples include:
"Don't be fooled by its simplistic stick-figure art – Dream Quest brings together roguelike dungeon-crawling and deckbuilding to create a truly unique challenge"
"This game is really one of a kind. The mix between rogue-like and cards is really well done...Kudos to the dev for such an innovative and challenging game"
"If you can get past the simplistic graphics, you're looking at a very interesting, strategic game. I've already lost a few hours to it - the kind of hours where you wonder where the time went. Outstanding game!"
Update for iOS 11.
Minor bug fixes.
Ratings and Reviews
Developer went into the big league after this stunning game.
My most played app.
If you like board games you’ll love this.
Cerebral, card, rogue and dungeon.
Gameplay beats graphics.
Great game, no idea how I missed it first time. Was probably put off by the graphics, silly me. After a very short time you either forget about their childish style (childish understandable given they were designed with the help of a child!) or embrace them while getting lost in the game progression. And yes, you will die a lot even on normal difficulty but yes, you will play this for hours.
Most addictive card game ever
This is the only game that I m unwilling to get rid of even when I have to delete all my other games to make room for the photos.
Very strategic and tons of fun! You can unlock more class, cards and talents by playing more and more. I spent hours on this game but still can't explore the full contents but I still love it.
Thanks for creating this awesome game!
- Peter M Whalen
- 161.6 MB
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 9+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
- © 2014 Peter Whalen
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.