The folks at BulkyPix have announced that a remastered version of Another World
will be available on iTunes app store on September 22nd for $4.99. For those who don't know, Another World is a classic PC adventure game that came out in the early 1990's and features an amazing art style and very cool soundscape.
The updated version will feature updated graphics, new control scheme, new difficulty levels, and remastered sound track and sound effects. Old school fans will be able to switch back to the old control scheme and graphics if they choose to.If you're looking for a cool experience, you owe it to yourself to check out this game.
September, 7th 2011 - San Francisco, CA & Paris, France - Adventure gaming returns to iPad and iPhone devices later this month when the iconic game Another World arrives in the App Store from DotEmu and BulkyPix. The game, a combination effort between visionary game designer Eric Chahi and developer DotEmu, will be back in its 20th Anniversary Edition, especially redesigned for iPhone and iPad.
An immersive adventure with unique storytelling
Released across more than a dozen platforms since its 1991 debut, Another World has attained cult status among critics and sophisticated gamers alike for its cinematic effects in the graphics, sound and cut scenes.
Another World chronicles the story of a young scientist hurtled through space and time by a nuclear experiment that goes wrong. You assume the role of Lester Knight Chaykin who has to dodge, outwit, and overcome the host of alien monsters and deadly earthquakes that plague the alien landscape he finds himself within. Only a perfect blend of logic and skill will get Lester past the deadly obstacles that lie in wait.
20th Anniversary Edition redesigned for iPhone & iPad
For its 20th Anniversary Edition, Another World has been redesigned to fit iOS gaming standards and young gamers' expectations:
Remastered presentation with both original and upgraded graphics which support the high definition iPad format and the iPhone 4's Retina Display
Switch between Original/HD graphics by using 2 fingers at any time
2 game controls, New intuitive touch controls or classic D-pad
3 difficulty modes, Normal (easier than original game), Difficult (Equal to original game) and Hardcore (more difficult than original game)
Sound and SFX 100% remastered
Game Center with 13 achievements to unlock
5 languages support (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish)