Talisman

Talisman


"A great game with a ton of content." - 4/5 BoardGameGeek.

"Talisman: Digital Edition is one of the best board game ports available for iPad and Android, period." – Dave Neumann, Pocket Tactics

**Included in Pocketgamer.co.uk's Top 10 Board Games on Android**

Talisman: Digital Edition, the classic fantasy adventure board game for 1-4 players. This officially licensed version of the Games Workshop game uses the 4th Revised Edition rules. In Talisman, you embark on a perilous quest for the ultimate treasure, the Crown of Command. Choose from 14 characters such as the Warrior, Assassin, Thief or Wizard and race your opponents through a perilous realm. Each character is unique in their strengths, weaknesses and special powers. To win the game, you must journey to the heart of the land to find the Crown of Command, and then use its ancient magic to cast a mighty spell to subdue all your rivals. Only by gradually building up your adventurer's powers, gathering valuable allies, and winning potent magical items will you stand a chance of surviving the ultimate test that lies beyond the Portal of Power.

This family friendly game is simple to play - roll a die to move around the board and draw cards on spaces to encounter dangerous foes and claim powerful rewards! Build up your character's power until you are ready to travel to the more dangerous areas of the board. Beware though, each character has the same goal and will stop at nothing to be the first to the Crown!


Features list:
- Officially licensed Games Workshop game, using the Revised 4th Edition rules with official artwork.
- Fully expandable game with more cards and characters available as in-app purchases. The Reaper, The Frostmarch, The Dungeon and The Highland expansions are available now with more coming soon.
- Local multiplayer - Pass to Play mode.
- Real-time online multiplayer mode for 2-4 players. Play against your friends or anyone in the world!
- Play against AI characters in offline games.
- Optional House Rules included.
- Interactive tutorial.
- Online rulebook.
- AI speed settings so you can play the game at your own pace.
- Turn log - view all game actions in a detailed log.
- Earn XP as you play! Earn enough XP to level-up and unlock special Runestone cards, exclusive to this digital edition.
- Languages - English, French, Italian, Spanish, German and Polish.
- Achievements
- Leaderboard - How do you compare to the World's best players?

NOTE - A Google+ account is required for online play, leaderboards and achievements.

FAQ -
Will you be making more expansions?
Yes! The Reaper, The Frostmarch, The Dungeon and The Highland are already available. We'll be releasing more characters and all of the official expansion packs for the board game.

Can I play with my friends by passing the device around?
Yes! Get your family and friends together and race each other to the Crown!

Do I need to buy expansions to join an online game with expansions?
No! You do not need to buy expansion packs in order to join a game that is using them, but you cannot choose the characters from it until you purchase it.

Does the game have asynchronous play?
No. Talisman doesn't really suit asynchronous play due to players having to react to spell casting.

Recent changes:
Improved stability of online games.

The Highland is now available to purchase! Go to the My Collection screen to view and purchase it.

Two new free characters! Talisman 2nd Edition characters Ninja & Pirate.

New achievements!

New character to purchase - the Shape Shifter! She can change into other characters and use their abilities.

Cross-platform multiplayer! Lots more people to play against online.

Thanks for all the reports and feedback so far, its really appreciated!
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About Talisman
"A great game with a ton of content." - 4/5 BoardGameGeek.

"Talisman: Digital Edition is one of the best board game ports available for iPad and Android, period." – Dave Neumann, Pocket Tactics

**Included in Pocketgamer.co.uk's Top 10 Board Games on Android**

Talisman: Digital Edition, the classic fantasy adventure board game for 1-4 players. This officially licensed version of the Games Workshop game uses the 4th Revised Edition rules. In Talisman, you embark on a perilous quest for the ultimate treasure, the Crown of Command. Choose from 14 characters such as the Warrior, Assassin, Thief or Wizard and race your opponents through a perilous realm. Each character is unique in their strengths, weaknesses and special powers. To win the game, you must journey to the heart of the land to find the Crown of Command, and then use its ancient magic to cast a mighty spell to subdue all your rivals. Only by gradually building up your adventurer's powers, gathering valuable allies, and winning potent magical items will you stand a chance of surviving the ultimate test that lies beyond the Portal of Power.

This family friendly game is simple to play - roll a die to move around the board and draw cards on spaces to encounter dangerous foes and claim powerful rewards! Build up your character's power until you are ready to travel to the more dangerous areas of the board. Beware though, each character has the same goal and will stop at nothing to be the first to the Crown!


Features list:
- Officially licensed Games Workshop game, using the Revised 4th Edition rules with official artwork.
- Fully expandable game with more cards and characters available as in-app purchases. The Reaper, The Frostmarch, The Dungeon and The Highland expansions are available now with more coming soon.
- Local multiplayer - Pass to Play mode.
- Real-time online multiplayer mode for 2-4 players. Play against your friends or anyone in the world!
- Play against AI characters in offline games.
- Optional House Rules included.
- Interactive tutorial.
- Online rulebook.
- AI speed settings so you can play the game at your own pace.
- Turn log - view all game actions in a detailed log.
- Earn XP as you play! Earn enough XP to level-up and unlock special Runestone cards, exclusive to this digital edition.
- Languages - English, French, Italian, Spanish, German and Polish.
- Achievements
- Leaderboard - How do you compare to the World's best players?

NOTE - A Google+ account is required for online play, leaderboards and achievements.

FAQ -
Will you be making more expansions?
Yes! The Reaper, The Frostmarch, The Dungeon and The Highland are already available. We'll be releasing more characters and all of the official expansion packs for the board game.

Can I play with my friends by passing the device around?
Yes! Get your family and friends together and race each other to the Crown!

Do I need to buy expansions to join an online game with expansions?
No! You do not need to buy expansion packs in order to join a game that is using them, but you cannot choose the characters from it until you purchase it.

Does the game have asynchronous play?
No. Talisman doesn't really suit asynchronous play due to players having to react to spell casting.

Recent changes:
Improved stability of online games.

The Highland is now available to purchase! Go to the My Collection screen to view and purchase it.

Two new free characters! Talisman 2nd Edition characters Ninja & Pirate.

New achievements!

New character to purchase - the Shape Shifter! She can change into other characters and use their abilities.

Cross-platform multiplayer! Lots more people to play against online.

Thanks for all the reports and feedback so far, its really appreciated!

User reviews of Talisman
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
4 days ago
Boring, unless you're nostalgic for the board game. All you do is roll the dice and your stats change each turn. No strategy really, just rolling the dice.
A Google User
6 days ago
I have played this game since the first edition of the board game. It has always been a great family and friend game.
A Google User
May 20, 2015
Good game but the rng can be dickish at times.
A Google User
May 20, 2015
Superb adaptation Got the normal board game but this is good when there's a lack of friends to play and gameplay is slashed to a few hours on average. Couple of minor bugs with the Lucky Charm and the Priest making a suicide attack on the Sentinel when he doesn't have to but other than that this is a brilliant game. Well worth purchasing expansions as the adventure deck repeats itself quickly and there's way too much gold available. More expansions you have the lot more different the game is each time you play.
A Google User
May 17, 2015
Oh my! They have gone and done it! Please make more old school board games and warhammer while you are at it! This is why I bought the first talisman! So you would make this version MULTI-PLAYER!!!!EDIT: Who ever said the dice rolls are preprogrammed are right! Besides the freezing in a game and that lame bit its just like the board game.
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