Autumn Dynasty Warlords is a unique take on the 4X genre which is overcrowded with sci-fi settings. Instead, the game chooses for a feudal-type setting in China which makes for an interesting and refreshing experience. Although the traditional 4X-RTS is present, Autumn Dynasty Warlords also features real-time battles which makes it one of the most interesting strategy games in the App Store.
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Pro Good combination of turn-based and RTS mechanics
A game that features both turn-based strategy elements and RTS-combat is pretty hard to find, but Autumn Dynasty Worlds manages to combine both gameplay elements into a seamless experience.
Pro Graphically impressive with great attention to detail
The game is beautifully crafted with great watercolor-like visuals and an easy to use interface. Autumn Dynasty Warlords manages to represent the feudal China setting extremely well.
Pro Great controls
Autumn Dynasty Warlords is a game that controls great on a touchscreen. Although most games are better suited on a larger screen such as an iPad, Autumn plays pretty well on an iPhone without control issues.
Pro Great strategy gameplay elements
The traditional 4X gameplay has been refined and more streamlined which cranks up the funfactor. For example, you have to take a lot different factors into account such as diplomacy and battlefield locations.
Con Some bugs are present
Users have experienced some bugs and small technical issues while playing the game, mostly resulting in crashes. Nothing serious or game-breaking, but they can be quite disturbing nonetheless.
Con Lacks a bit of depth
There are many different types of units and buildings in the game, but not all of them are useful and necessary. For example, some of the higher-end advanced buildings have little to no positive effect on the battlefield.