148Apps Review Summary

Our Rating: ★★★★½ :: THE DARKNESS IS COMING :: Read Our Full Review >>

MildMania's Darklings is a wonderfully unique and magical game that relies heavily on gesture-based touch controls.

What's New

Reported iOS5 issues will be fixed on next update
New feature : Companions ( to help you in game )
Non-Randomized, game/map progression
Improved Guided In-Game Tutorial
In-Game Leaderboards ( Game Center & Facebook )
New in-game guidance system ( to help you in-game )
Major Bug Fixes, Crash Fixes
Performance upgrades
Thanks for all the reviews and ratings, these are what makes us update the game. We're considering all! Keep em coming!
PLEASE NOTE : We're solving bugs here : https://bitbucket.org/BeManiac/darklings/issues you can check for issues and create yourself too!

App Description

Excellence in Gameplay Award winner, Crystal Pixel Awards, nominated in all categories
4th game of the year - SlideDB
Indie Prize Awards Nominee - Casual Connect
Best Action Game Nominee - BestAppEver

"An extraordinarily unique and exciting game with a thrilling concept" - 148Apps (4.5/5)
"A fun and clever action game, Darklings shows how much can be accomplished with a touchscreen control system" - PocketGamer Silver Award (8/10)
"Darklings is a fun and creative little game that uses its darkly cute atmosphere to great effect" - SlideToPlay (4/4 Must Have)
"Unique adventure game that is driven entirely by gestures."- AppAdvice (5/5) ( Game Of The Week )
"Boasting a minimalistic design style and simple controls, Darklings is a delightful affair that pulls you in further each time you play." - MacLife (4.5/5)

Darklings is an epic endless adventure through magical worlds. Experience unique gesture driven gameplay blended with awesome noire artwork carrying the touch based games to a whole new level. Join Lum to purge the Darklings. Save the stars, save the world. Darkness is coming!.

Darklings is an endless survival game you fight through magical worlds where there is a battle between light and dark. Darklings stole all the stars from the world which is an essence of light and brought Darkness. Our avatar which is a face of light, "Lum", tries to save the world by purging the darklings and retrieve the stars. Play as the face of light, Lum, only piece of hope left on the universe, and purge all the Darklings to their pits, and begin to save the world!..

Available only on iOS.

GAME FEATURES

* Unique Gesture Driven Gameplay
- Addictive, fun and natural gameplay like you never seen before,
- Draw the shapes on creatures to possess and kill them.
- No D-Pads, additional controls, just you and your fingers on the stage.

* Addictive, endless survival with various environments, settings
- Battle in the Dark Forest, Caverns and Floating Islands, more incoming...
- Never ending survival with a huge content, lots of different game sets.

* Sweet artwork
- Featured on top notch visual design websites,
- Noire artistic style, a delicate taste to your eyes.

* Lovely customisations,
- Customise your main character, Lum, over 10 customisations,
- Be a Monk or a Crow,
- Wizard or a Wrestler,
- Choose what you like and purge the darkness.

* Over 40 creatures, 3 families and counting,
- Crawlers of the Dark Forest,
- Hollows of the Caverns,
- Furies of the Floating Islands
- 3 difference families with whole different styles.
- Impressive Boss Fights,
- Epic Bossfights with different tactical strategy for each boss

* Breathtaking soundtracks,
- You never heard something like this unless you go to the Batman movie!!

* Challenging Objectives, Game Center Achievements
- Lots of objectives to reach higher scores.
- Challenging achievements for unyielding players.

* Supports iCloud
- Your progress will be automatically saved, you can restore from iCloud in any device any time!..

* Beat your friends
- HighScore based, endless adventures

* Sweet Chilli Sauce.
- An awesome sauce to complete the tasty Darklings recipe!..

For best experience play with iPad2, iPad Mini, iPhone 5, iPod5th Gen or newer generations.
iPhone4 and iPod4th Gen can get laggy while playing.

Follow Us
Facebook : http://facebook.com/darklingsgame
Twitter : http://twitter.com/MildManiaStudio
WebPage : http://mildmania.com
Have Fun!!

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

March 14, 2014 Price Decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
March 14, 2014 New version 1.1.4
February 14, 2014 New version 1.1.3
January 25, 2014 New version 1.1.2
December 11, 2013 New version 1.0.3
November 27, 2013 Initial Release