Any good RPG games for Captivate?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Aerodrifting, Nov 21, 2010.

  1. Aerodrifting

    Aerodrifting Active Member
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    I don't mind paying as long as the game is good.

    For the specs of Captivate (1.0Ghz Processor, 512MB ram), Most of the games out there are just pitful ---- I don't know whether that's the result of lack game developers on Android or programmers today don't know how to optimize, I used to play way better games on a Pentium MX 166Mhz computer with 32MB ram (Quakes, Red Alert, C&C, Diablo just name a few so you know I am not bullshiting).
     

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  2. Tennis

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    Pocket Legends.
     
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  3. LeRolls

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    I just recently started playing this game. Pretty decent overall so far although I do find the art style a little too kiddie for my tastes. Just wish there was something a little more gritty that I could sink my teeth into.
     
  4. Aerodrifting

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    Gonna go ahead and try it out now, reviews coming up shortly :D
     
  5. odindra

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    Pocket Legends is a fun time waster. I played this on my previous phone, an Iphone 3gs and the graphics and UI on the Captivate are by far better. I think the devs actually took the time to reconstruct the coding to have it be better played for the higher end Android devices, imo.

    I really think, judging how this game looks on this phone vs the Iphone, they can make some really great games with good graphics and controls. I hope this be the case. Just my two cents.

    Oh, and if you are interested in this game the first two realms/areas are free but everything past that cost money to play along with buying gear, items, etc for real money and not game money.
     
  6. remixulus

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    GBAoid, PSX4Droid, and SNESoid all allow you to play a grand selection of fantastic RPGs (at your own risk)

    Also check out... yeah, Pocket Legends. Or for a more Augmented Reality style role-playing game, check out Zombie Run :D
     
  7. Stillmatic

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    You could give Kwaak 3 (Android version of Quake 3 Arena) a shot. The installation is not one-click but fairly easy. If you have your Quake 3 CD lying around, it'd help since you can play the whole game instead of playing WADs by copying over files from your CD.

    At XDA developers:
    Kwaak 3 (aka Quake3) - xda-developers

    Link to actual project:
    kwaak3 - Project Hosting on Google Code
     
  8. Thassodar

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    My marketplace REFUSES to find this game. I've been trying since it was released last week...

    If anyone has the .apk I'd appreciate it.
     
  9. Jwilkin66

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    Just downloaded the game yesterday! Then I noticed my battery would drain around 20% in a hour! Only way I found to stop this is to turn off the phone and turn it back on. If i launch the game and dont reboot it drains the battery and i did shut down the game. Is the game running in the back ground and sucking up the battery has anyone else had this problem?
     
  10. Tennis

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    Not sure if this is right, but you could get a task killer, set it to manual, and just do it after you're done playing.
     
  11. Tennis

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  12. Chris_Marie

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    @JWilken66
    I am not sure if the game is running in the background but it does seem like it. I get crazy/crappy/strange battery life with pocket legends. I plugged my phone in when it was at about 10% the other night and played the game, I unplugged at 13% rebooted the phone and it said I had 58%. So it is confusing me.
     
  13. Squee393

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    Try the GBA and psx emulators...they have some great rpgs that works :) There's also Zenonia and Caligo Chasers. And I think Zenonia 2 for android is being worked on :)

    And yeah I agree....we need more high quality games for these high end android phones. But then again, this is my first android phone so...maybe I'm just not exploring it enough...hmm...
     
  14. jeremytanner

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    Interestingly, my first thought here was, Sounds conspiratorial and silly. :p But I have been having some weird issues that I thought were related to the latest Cog froyo build. I decided to uninstall Pocket Legends, and amazingly my battery life seems to have improved slightly, and I'm no longer having apps freeze on me or lag. Coincidence? I don't know. But I found it interesting.
     
  15. Chris_Marie

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    I didn't have the same results tonight with plugged up+playing the game and unplugging then rebooting then battery life increasing dramaticaly (maybe the app update helped? I can hope at least). I really only play the game at night (when done I power cycle the phone). Coincidence is always a possiblity.
     
  16. Tennis

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    I can't even download it now
     
  17. Chris_Marie

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  18. Tennis

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    I used to have app brain but it won't sync anymore. I made a thread about that, no replies.
     
  19. bigrockshow

    bigrockshow New Member
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    I released an RPG recently on Android titled Acedia RPG. You can search for it in the market. There is a lite version to try before you buy. It is a retro RPG that was inspired by old CRPG like the early Ultima series. Those were some of my favorite games back in the 80's and I wanted to see something similar for Android. The graphics and gameplay are basic but I like how it turned out. Give it a try!

    Thanks
    Acedia Games
     

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