Wolfenstein 3D Classic Lite
By id Software
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Achtung! Play the lite version of the legendary original game that launched the First Person Shooter genre. In Wolfenstein 3D Classic Lite, you are OSA super agent B.J. Blazkowicz and you must escape from Castle Wolfenstein and defeat the twisted Nazi regime!
Lite version includes the first three levels of Episode 1. Search each one for hidden secrets that reveal stolen Nazi treasure, health packs, ammo and weapons or even short cuts.
Play the lite version and then upgrade to the full version, Wolfenstein 3D Classic, with all six original episodes and 60 classic levels and unforgettable weapons, like the brutal chain gun and all of the memorable enemies for you to conquer from Hans Grosse to MechaHitler!
Wolfenstein 3D Classic makes use of an all new control system designed for the iPhone by technical visionary and id Software founder, John Carmack. Choose clever new touch controls or drive with the tilt controls to halt the diabolical Nazi schemes. You can also drag the controls around the screen for full customization.
What's New in Version 2.2
In-App Purchase fix
I have always wanted to play this game and was super excited when I saw it on the App Store. Despite not-so-great reviews, I got lite anyways. What has been said I am only here to back up. These are the worst controls on the face of the planet, and I have no idea what to do. Can I also please have a little backstory? Why am I in this prison place, you know? Maybe a tutorial or something? But first fix the controls. They are awful. I couldn't even maneuver the first level. At all.
Nice try, but no
I grew up on this game - played it for hours on my 486. I looked it up on a whim to see if it had been ported to iPhone, and yep, it had. But in my opinion, the controls make the game unplayable.
I stuck with it for an entire level, and afterward, I felt befuddled and a little sea-sick. I'll grant Carmack and crew were visionaries indeed, but holy wow is this control scheme awful. I have no desire to play this anymore. Maybe with a Bluetooth keyboard it would be fine.
I also miss the old AdLib OPL-2 soundtrack. The modern audio rendering is not as charming, and has a very obvious pause at the loop point. Yegch. Just seems sloppy, especially given the capabilities of modern hardware, compared to what they accomplished back in the day.
Get yourself a copy of the PC version, and a DOS emulator if need be. Skip this port.
Needs some things
For one the controls aren't very good and can be quite difficult to use. Also if I were to try and start a new game I am unable to because the screen isn't big enough on my iPhone 4S!
- Category: Games
- Updated: Nov 20, 2014
- Version: 2.2
- Size: 29.3 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: id Software
- © 2009 Id Software, Inc. All rights reserved.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
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