FINAL FANTASY TACTICS: THE WAR OF THE LIONS
By SQUARE ENIX INC
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All of the game's unit graphics have been redrawn in high-resolution. Don't miss this chance to play the sharpest, most beautiful FINAL FANTASY TACTICS yet!
■Improved Draw Speeds
The graphic drawing processes have been optimized for mobile devices. Say goodbye to choppy motion and crash bugs, and play with the quickest, smoothest abilities effects and animations to date!
A save slot which allows game data to be saved to iCloud has been added. It is now possible to migrate game data across multiple devices.
■ Important information
Your auto-save data will be erased when you update. Please use the normal save function before performing the update.
-Supports iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 3rd generation and later devices. For the best experience, play on iPhone 4, iPod touch 4th generation or later devices.
-Runs on iOS 4.0 or later.
-This app is for iPhone, so may not work correctly when played on iPad.
The following features have been added:
- Added ability to skip cut scenes.
- Other minor bug fixes.
The following updates are planned in order to further improve your enjoyment:
- Higher resolution unit character graphics.
- Added ability to fast-forward battle scenes.
Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions has arrived for iPhone/iPod touch!
Released as the Final Fantasy series' first tactical RPG in 1997, Final Fantasy Tactics on Playstation went on to sell over 2.4 million copies worldwide. The game grew in popularity upon its re-release in 2007 as Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions for the PSP with added features such as new movies, scenarios and Jobs.
Now, in 2011 the game has finally arrived for the iPhone/iPod touch! You can enjoy the game whose story gave life to the world of Ivalice, and whose high strategy battles bring tactical games to a whole new level.
- Intuitive Touch Screen Controls
The complex tactical game can be effortlessly and intuitively controlled by simply tapping units and menus. Gone is the old method of switching fixed map views - you can now rotate, move and change the size of maps as you please by sliding and pinching.
- Improved Loading Times
Loading times have been improved to get you into the action quicker than ever. What's more, you can even skip certain cut scenes.
What's New in Version 1.2.0
- Graphics have been enhanced for high-resolution displays.
- The speed of graphic drawing processes has been significantly improved.
- iCloud support has been added.
Good, but it can crash.
I've played the FF tactics advance and FFTA2, so, I was interested in playing this one, the very first of the tactics series, as I discovered, it's a lot more complicated, I was pleased to find this to be a rich, even a bit mature game.
First off, for the negatives, moving the view around can be annoying at first, but it's something to adjust to, sometimes, after a motion cutscene, the dialogue will annoyingly replay, and lastly, though it happened once, this game can crash after cutscene when you have the option to recruit new people. This is rare, though, as it only happened once. Lastly, this game has a habit of crashing if there is a thunderstorm in a map, extremely annoying, however, hitting resume when starting the game up will at least let you continue where you left off in the battle.
Now, for the positives, there is lots to do, recruiting monsters via the Orator's Entice skill, or his Tame ability is fun, more so when your new monsters start giving you eggs, which can lead to more playable monsters, the music is very good, the story is also strong IMO, the difficultly of this game is also pleasant, as it can be very hard.
All in all, this game is still amazing, despite the fact that my iPod 4g can barely handle this game sometimes. It's a solid game for those that enjoy learning a somewhat complex game, complete with a good variety of jobs, get it if you like, just be aware of the setbacks I mentioned.
Not an app, but a classic video game
The original FFT was my favorite game which I played on PS1 and PS3. I don't have a PSP so I am very excited to play the War of the Lions version.
Crashes: Game has never froze. However, it does crash once in a while. The auto save lets you pick up where you left off before the crash.
Lag: Minor instant of lag during some graphics heavy spells and abilities just like in the PSP version, but still playable.
Graphics: They added new HD graphics. Retnia display looks great! Still doesn't fill up entire iPhone 5 screen but hopefully it will in a future update.
Controls: Smooth camera control and accurate touch controls. You can use the two buttons to either slide the entire map around or rotate the map around a single point.
Verdict: A must have for FFT fans. Anyone who likes games and RPGS will love this game. For a full videogame that you can easily play over 100 + hours, it is worth your $16.
Will keep you updated, but so far so good. If you've been waiting for Square to fix this game, now is the time.
THIS IS NOT AN APP, THIS IS A VIDEO GAME. THE ONLY GAME YOU'LL EVER NEED ON YOUR PHONE.
Controls just don't work on an iPhone
I was very excited for this title to come out, however now I am very disappointed and feel like I got scammed. I've been a huge fame of Square Enix since I got hooked by Final Fantasy VII on the original play station way back in the day. So when this game came out it was a no brainer despite the typically high Square Enix price. I bought it the day it came out and tried to play it the first thing you notice on an iPhone is how small the text and buttons are and how hard it is to accurately do anything. Then you get into the first battle and cannot get your character where you need him or facing the right direction. These are key things that must work for you to play the game, I've never been able to get past that first battle as my patience for the terrible controls just isn't there. So I removed it from my phone conceding I wasted a good chunk of money. Well I recently got an iPad so I decided to give it another try on the bigger screen however since it is not universal the iPad has to upscale it and it looks terrible and again basically unplayable. I refuse to spend additional money on the iPad version. Square give me my money back and maybe I'll be a believer again, until then go @&$# yourself.
- Category: Games
- Updated: Jun 05, 2013
- Version: 1.2.0
- Size: 508 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: SQUARE ENIX Co., Ltd.
- © （C）1997, 2007,2011 SQUARE ENIX CO.,LTD. All Rights Reserved.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.