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Description

Earth has been destroyed by the evil Hate Bit and you are the Last Star Nerd! Only you can control mighty armies with Calculord Cards and battle to the edge of space!

Innovative collectible card gaming combined with number puzzles and turn-based tactical combat.

"The math element is what really pushes Calculords into 'brilliant' territory."
- Touch Arcade

PUZZLE-DRIVEN CCG GAMEPLAY
Clever use of numbers lets you deploy starships, soldiers, tanks, aliens, and devastating tactics. You'll have to be several kinds of brilliant to save what's left of space!

OVER 200 UNIQUE CARDS - A COLLECTOR'S PARADISE!
With every win, your card collection grows. Use the robust Calculords deck editor to design up to three decks. Discover your own unstoppable combos and avenge Earth!

A GALAXY OF DANGER
From ironclad defenses to swarms of snarling beasts, your foes will battle using all varieties of deadly tactics. Can you withstand the psionic attacks of the alien Uracillon? Can you navigate the mine fields of the trash-talking Cosblast?

GROW IN POWER
Defeating opponents gives you more than new cards! You also earn XP to upgrade your base, hand size, and resources. Gain massive multipliers with cunning play and get there even faster. You don't need to be a genius to play Calculords, but if you happen to be one, you'll be handsomely rewarded.

ENDLESS CHALLENGE
Can you defeat the maniac Corporal Krak using only tactic cards? Can you destroy the mutate hordes of Cytosinor on the very first turn? There are 19 medals to earn against each enemy commander, and only the mightiest of Star Nerds will win them all. Are you that Star Nerd?

What's New

Version 1.2.3

- GUERRILLA STRIKE or STRAFING RUN in combination with a CALCULORD BONUS would set up a crash/freeze after the end of the turn

- updated description of MIND CONTROL

- reversing premature awarding of COLLECTOR medals when defeating SHADOW NERD

- troop expanded card now reflects troop's actual HP and AP

- GENERATE CLONE now copies current troop's AP and HP rather than using card default

Ratings and Reviews

4.9 out of 5

35 Ratings

35 Ratings

One of my favorite games

UsernameNumber

I love this game because it is more than just a CCG, and more than just a math game. To succeed at it, you really have to master both aspects, each of which are original and very well thought out. The later foes in Calculords can be quite challenging even after you've done this, so it keeps me coming back, and every time I do I feel like I've dusted off a bit of my brain I don't use nearly enough, and learn a bit more about how I think in the process, which is pretty cool.

To me, this is absolutely a five star game that deserves a lot more popularity than it's enjoyed. My one wishlist item would be a less difficult mode for kids. I've introduced the game to some smart kids I know, one as young as seven, and it's been amazing watching them pick up the arithmetic side, but the CCG mechanics can still get a bit beyond them. A simplified mode could be a really great educational tool!

The genius of Ninja Crime's "calculords"

Reliable critic

When I was first introduced to calculords, I was in Florida visiting relatives when my uncle said that since I was not especially gifted in mathematics that I ought to have a look at this new mobile game that had come out the previous year. When he sat down to show me, I was utterly entranced. As the battle against colonel krak came to a halt (in my uncle's favour) I was changed forever. This new mobile game was completely and utterly genius, just plain genius. What was this new game that I hadn't heard about until this moment? Fast forward to 2017 and I am playing CALCULORDS every day. It has taken control of my life, my very soul. So if you like a good challenge as well as a good game you should get Ninja Crime's CALCULORDS. Easily the best game of 2014

Really great, would be the best if you added a censor mode for children

Cabunass

Awesome game and concept. When I first played this, I desperately wanted to give my iPad over to my niece and nephew for them to improve their math skills while building calculord decks. I'm glad I played in a bit before doing this though, since the dialogue gets pretty threatening/violent with the third opponent. As a result I don't feel comfortable handing this game over to children, which is a shame, since your game would be doing a great service to help kids sharpen their math skills in a fun way. Can you please add a kid friendly censored mode for the racier dialogue? If it's there, please let me know!

Information

Seller
Ninja Crime, LLC
Size
90.4 MB
Category
Games
Compatibility
Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 9+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
Copyright
© 2016 Ninja Crime
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. CALCULORDS FUN CLUB $1.99
  2. LONGBOW PANZER'S MUD AND BLOOD! $1.99
  3. GENERAL TRAXX'S SCREAMING STAR FALCONS! $1.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

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

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