Little Big Adventure - Relentless: Twinsen's Adventure
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Originally released on PC in 1994, Little Big Adventure (also known as 'Relentless: Twinsen's Adventure') is an action-adventure RPG designed by Frédérick Raynal. 20 years later, a new version of this entertaining video game hit is being released, specially adapted for mobile phones.
You play as Twinsen, a young hero living on Citadel Island on a world under the heel of the dictator Dr. FunFrock. You’ve been having strange dreams in which your planet is about to be destroyed. These dreams don’t make Dr. FunFrock particularly happy, and he locks you away in an insane asylum. As Twinsen, you’ll need to escape from your cell and discover your incredible destiny as a descendant of a long line of magicians in charge of protecting your planet’s secret!
Return to the original world of Twinsen or discover it for the first time with the touchscreen version, which incorporates brand new features:
•New gameplay adapted to ' touch' mode, adjustable throwing and jumping distance (visible trajectory), simplified sections, etc…
•Streamlined, easy-to-use interface
•Tutorials at the start of the game
•Dynamic ON/OFF hint system
•Zoom feature to provide an overview of the scenes
•Automatic save system, with return to the last checkpoint when you lose a life
•5 languages available: English, French, German, (voices and text) - Italian and Spanish (text only, voices in English).
•Over 15 hours of gameplay
•A rich and varied blend of platform, combat and puzzle gaming
•An entire planet with dozens of different locations to discover
With an epic story, quality puzzles and hundreds of characters and dialogues, Little Big Adventure is a masterpiece of the genre.
MAJOR UPDATE 05/2014
•Improved and simpler pathfinding
•New optional control scheme: virtual Pad
•New manual saving mode (Area based checkpoints)
•iOS7 Game controllers now supported
•Minor bug fixes
LBA Little Big Adventure © DC 2014. MOBILE VERSION BY DOTEMU.
What's New in Version 1.03
Added game controller support.
Added a virtual pad control mode.
Added a simple path finding in touch mode.
Fixed some minor bugs.
An absolutely perfect port of a classic game!
When I saw that LBA (also titled Relentless: Twinsen's Adventure) was available on the iOS App Store, I was excited, but very skeptical. After having the chance to play this game hands on, I am happy to say that the port not only meets my expectations of the original, but improves on many aspects, namely the controls. The controls took some getting used to, especially when doing the jumping and running puzzles, but very receiving when I took no damage by running into objects or walls.
I am very impressed by this port, and am very much looking forward to a port of LBA 2 (Twinsen's Odyssey).
Great port of an absolutely charming classic
I loved LBA/relentless back in 1994 on my PC. From music to graphics to charm, I was enthralled. DotEmu really knocked it out of the park with this port. I must admit, I found the control scheme frustrating before the latest version that introduced a virtual stick. Since then, it has been a joy to play. And this isn't just a game for old timers with a nostalgic memory of this classic - this game is really great even by today's standards. Thanks DotEmu!
A great way to relive childhood
This game takes me back, waaaay back. It's a great port of a game that I haven't been able to play on a computer I own in a long time. They've even made certain elements and controls more merciful, I think.
I hope they port the sequel, if they have the rights to do so.
- Category: Games
- Updated: May 28, 2014
- Version: 1.03
- Size: 309 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: DotEmu
- © DotEmu
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.