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Cradle of Rome (HD)

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Welcome to the legendary Cradle Of Rome – a unique mix of match-3 and city-builder! Do you hear the sound of the trumpets celebrating your becoming the Emperor?

One of the most powerful capitals that have ever existed is calling for you to become its Ruler! Conquer 100 gripping levels by swapping tiles and matching three or more in a row. Collect supplies and use them to master 5 historical epochs. Play and watch your city grow into a vast and magnificent center of life, the heart of the antiquity! You'll be able to reconstruct masterpieces of Roman architecture, build the Coliseum to train gladiators, and even rebuild the Pantheon, the Temple of all the Roman Gods to bring you even greater luck!

- Over 100 levels of matching fun!
- 5 Historical epochs to master!
- More than 20 masterpieces of the Ancient Roman architecture to build!
- Challenging ranking system that lets you become the Emperor of the great Rome!
- 8 Original bonuses, including lightning, shield, star, mixer, bomb and others!
- Build and conquer your way to the legendary Mount Olympus!
- Try before buy! Start your adventure for free and unlock the whole game without leaving the app!

“Just love this game. Once you start you'll not want to stop.” iTunes
“A genuinely nice game for any age.” iTunes
“Charming graphics and catchy music. Resource-based matching. Addictive play. ” Gamezebo
“This was my first favourite game and now I can play it on my iPad I am so happy!!!!!!!” iTunes
“Brilliant graphics, very enjoyable and addictive with different goals to achieve. So much more than the common or garden tile matching game.” iTunes
“Can't put it down - superb!” iTunes

● Cradle of Empires – The most adventuorus match-3 puzzle you have ever seen!
● Cradle of Rome 2 – Journey through 5 epochs of matching fun and exhilarating process of building the city!
● Cradle of Egypt – Combination of puzzles, mini-games and city building!
● Golden Trails: The New Western Rush - Intriguing detective and romantic storylines and your chance to have the greatest adventure!
● Golden Trails 2: The Lost Legacy – Find over 2 000 hidden objects all around the world to reveal the secrets of the pirate's treasure!
● Star Defender 3 - a wide array of alien spacecrafts in more than 100 breathtaking levels!
● Star Defender 4 - 8 huge missions to save the humanity and become the hero!
● Check Mac App Store for more AWEM games!

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What's New in Version 1.4.0

In this update we:

- implemented an opportunity to buy additional lives
- made other small improvements and fixed minor bug

Happy playing!

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Customer Reviews

Love The Cradle Series

I'm I have played most of the Cradle games. They are fun and challenging. The only problem I have is that I would much rather BUY the game outright and play as long and as often as is convenient for me. But then they couldn't nickel and dime you to death and make somebody very, very rich! I haven't played this version for too long but beware . Eventually you WILL reach a point where in order to advance you have to pay. And you think that it is just a couple of dollars here and there but keep track and you will be shocked with the total. You could have bought this game from Big Fish Games for something like $6.99. But you end up paying ten times over. And when you figure all the suckers who will pay around the world you are talking about billions of dollars and somebody is sitting back and getting filth rich and it is NOT YOU!

Fun Game

These Cradle Games are a great wind down at the end of hectic games. They challenge your mind but are not insurmountable. Have finished it three times in about a month. This one is my favorite of the match 3 so far. Would love to see Cradle of Persia available in app form. The mindful dexterity is a different type of action challenge. My only negative with Cradle of Rome is that there is no tutorial telling you what the different bonuses do. Can you folks fix that? Thanks for all the fun!


Excellent combination of strategy and match 3. Be careful...the hours will speed by. I do have a the endgame approaches, it becomes so difficult that it is no longer fun... That's not a good thing.

Cradle of Rome (HD)
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  • Category: Games
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  • Version: 1.4.0
  • Size: 37.4 MB
  • Languages: English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPad.

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Top In-App Purchases

  1. Full version of the game$4.99
  2. 3 Extra Lives$0.99