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Republique was a promising Kickstarter project, and with the launch of the first episode of the finished game it remains just that: a promise.
What's New- Fixed a crash when launching Episode 2.
- New Story Mode: An easier experience recommended for players who just want to explore environments and experience the story.
App DescriptionDeveloped over 4 years by industry veterans (Metal Gear Solid 4, Halo 4, F.E.A.R., Black & White 2, SOCOM), RĂ‰PUBLIQUE is an intense, thrilling, and topical, stealth-action game that explores the perils of government surveillance in the Internet Age.
POLYGON - "A must-play experience in 2014."
IGN - "Special, new, and necessary."
THE WASHINGTON POST - "Sets a new benchmark for mobile game quality."
TOUCH ARCADE (5/5) - "Shaping up to be a masterpiece."
CNET - "This is the App Store's next must-have high-end game."
WINNER - â€śExcellence in Storytellingâ€ť, 10th International Mobile Game Awards
You receive a desperate call from Hope, a mysterious woman trapped inside an oppressive totalitarian state. By hacking into the nation's elaborate surveillance network and taking control, you guide Hope through a web of danger and deception across five thrilling episodes.
Pilot Episode 1: â€śExordiumâ€ť (purchase future episodes with the discounted Season Pass):
- â€śOne Touchâ€ť stealth action gameplay
- Immersive puzzles and strategic choices
- Advanced AI systems
- Motion-captured cutscenes
- Full voiceovers, starring:
- Rena Strober
- David Hayter (Metal Gear Solid)
- Jennifer Hale (Mass Effect, BioShock Infinite)
- Dwight Schultz (Killer7, Star Trek)
- Khary Payton (Metal Gear Solid 4)
- Matthew Mercer (Resident Evil 6)
- Console-quality facial tech powered by Faceware
- OMNI View icon art by Cory Schmitz
- iOS 7 Leaderboards, Achievements and Gamepad support
- Innovative, interactive developer commentary (in-app purchase)
- Downloadable â€śThe Making of RĂ©publiqueâ€ť video series (in-app purchase)
- Fully translated in English, French, German, Spanish, Russian and Brazilian Portuguese
- Powered by Unity
- Funded by the Kickstarter Community
Critically acclaimed RĂ©publiqueâ€™s story continues with Episode 2: â€śMetamorphosisâ€ť.
Metamorphosis Library: A stunning new environment that pushes iOS to the limit
Three Mind-Bending Puzzles: Featuring a collaboration with Kostya Stankevych, creator of Blueprint 3D
3D Map: One of the most requested features come to life, enabled for both EP1 and EP2
ARC Prizrak: New guard type with protective armor and randomized patrols to keep you on your toes
New OMNI Abilities: Unlock voyeuristic abilities allowing the visualization of Prizrak through walls and their patrol routes
Improved Performance: Optimized performance gains from Unity 4.5 (most notable on iPhone 4, iPad mini and iPad 2)
Video Documentary Part 3: A candid look at the development of Episode 2, a free download for Season Pass owners
- RĂ©publique Minimum Spec Requirements: iPhone 4 & up, iPad 2 & up,
iPod Touch 5 & up.
- Close all running apps to improve performance and stability.
June 21, 2014 New version 2.3.1
June 17, 2014 New version 2.3
June 05, 2014 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> FREE!
June 05, 2014 New version 2.2
May 06, 2014 New version 2.1
December 19, 2013 Initial Release