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Description

Auralux: Constellations features a slow, graceful feel, easy to learn mechanics and vibrant minimalistic graphics, all pulsing to the rhythm of ambient music. This game is designed to provide a relaxing, cerebral experience yet will challenge even the most experienced RTS fans.

Every choice matters, and the only path to victory is through clever strategy. It’s Real-Time Strategy, deconstructed.

- 150 unique levels, with a dozen new twists to classic Auralux gameplay
- Play on the big screen with tvOS functionality!
- Online multiplayer for up to four players to wage planetary war against each other.
- New modes and maps including black holes, supernovas and wormholes!
- Keep your journey alive with Handoff support on iPad, iPhone and Mac!

"Auralux is real-time strategy in its purest form... It's simple. It's elegant. It's slow and engrossing." – Kotaku

"Auralux is a success. It distills the real-time-strategy game to its purest form." - The A.V. Club

"The later game introduces some very interesting mechanics though, such as black holes, gamma ray bursts, and orbiting planets... There is something for everyone." – Techgage

What's New

Version 1.09

* New constellation, Fracture! Your planets in this constellation will rupture and be rendered uneffective when attacked, bringing yet another strategic twist to the game.
* Multiplayer improvements! Better performance and fixed a matchmaking bug
* Units will now flow around suns, make the game feel more realistic
* Fixed a crash on startup that effected people with corrupted save data

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5

1.7K Ratings

1.7K Ratings

Beautifully elegant game

A_ham26

Great game but you only get 1.5 constellations free and then have to buy each individual one after that. Make the game free and put adds on the bottom or something where they wouldn’t be bothersome or in the way. I think people would be fine with that. Even make the game cost $2 up front but the way you have to buy each level is a bad set up. Other than that this game is truly a masterpiece. Simple and beautiful. Full of strategy and planning. Many upgrades and improvements compared to the first version which was also fantastic btw. Great job just please change the way the payments are set up or make it free with ads. Honestly idk if I’d pay for it (I know a lot of people would tho, that’s just me) but I think you might make more off of ads cuz more people are willing to do that then pay for a game. I would make the first two constellations ad free and then incorporate them w/ constellations 3+ but offer an ad free version for $1-$2. One of my favorite games tho, plenty of replay value.

Good game, terrible price

Mellowde

I really enjoy this game, but I have to say I'm rather frustrated at the pricing. I'm not sure who thought it would be a good idea to charge per constellation, but it completely feels like you're milking me for every nickel you can get. I would have happily bought this game at $5, as I imagine many would, but as it's priced, it's either $10 or $20 if you buy each constellation individually. No. I'm sorry, no. Know your market. This is not a $10 game, it is certainly not a $20 game. Whoever is proving this doesn't seem to understand basic economics. You are going to get FAR more people purchasing this at $5, then what you would ever generate at your current price points. I would love to purchase the game in full, I've already bought 2 constellations, but I won't on principle, until the price is dropped. If you can by a game on steam with 5,000 hours of development for $10, one has to wonder who came up with this insane pricing structure. Again, great game, terrible price.

Not like the first

Toothless Pendragon

I absolutely LOVED the first Auralux, and even bought some of the extra levels, it was so good, but I was heartbroken to find it no longer opens due to “updates the developer must make”. I tried getting this new version, hoping it would be good, but found myself disappointed with the glitches, (not being able to get past the tutorial because the comment, “wait for a while before you attack” came up, and as I watched, turns out any new units produced caused some of the old units to disappear) The new 3D map doesn’t give nearly the beauty of the old game and makes it difficult to actually see what is happening in the field. To top it off, the beautiful music and sounds that made the game a work of art were non-existent in this version, despite my device’s volume being all the way up, the games settings having the sounds and music at 100% and the overall sound for sure set to volume. I wish I had Auralux.

Information

Seller
War Drum Studios LLC
Size
112.7 MB
Category
Games
Compatibility
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Apple TV.
Languages
English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2016 War Drum Studios LLC
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. All Constellations $9.99
  2. Lupus Constellation $0.99
  3. Hercules Constellation $0.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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