Reprisal Universe places you in charge of the very elements themselves. Raise and lower land to expand your tribes, harness the power of fire and water. Explore the hidden mysteries of the Universe and gather your people together once again.
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Release Date: Sep 15, 2014

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Thallos - Once a mighty warrior and leader -
is now forgotten and cast aside.
His tribes scattered and his totems lost.

Ananke with her brothers Erebus and Tartarus have risen against him,
jealous of the favour their parents had shown him.

Left for dead in exile, Thallos survived using the land around him.
Although weak he knew his moment to restore his people
and recover his totems would come.
Biding his time, waiting.

And that moment was before him,
that moment was now …


Help Thallos guide and rescue his people. Using special totem powers you can control nature itself unleashing its full fury on anyone that stands in your way. As you explore distant lands you must gather your lost tribes and Amulets. But be warned, other tribes may not take too kindly to your intentions and will put up a fight!

Created in homage to Populous, Reprisal's Universe spans over 34 planets and 184 islands pitting you against 3 other tribes - each with their own aggression traits. Learn to control the 15 totem powers, upgrading them as you explore and harness the 5 Wonder totems for maximum effect. In this Universe you won't be alone, other explorers will be present helping you to uncover items and leaving their own legacies on islands you will explore.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP (sp2) or later
    • Processor: 2.66 GHz Dual Core Processor or equivalent
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Storage: 180 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.6 or later
    • Processor: 2.66 GHz Dual Core Processor or equivalent
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Storage: 180 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
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Helium-3
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: May 24
Good Game Well Played
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Lazlo
( 0.4 hrs on record )
Posted: May 18
Very bad game I hate it. Please buy it thanks.
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若い神
( 3.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 7
I love sending everything I have when theres one house left :)
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LasabrjoturDraumstafirVegvisir
( 3.6 hrs on record )
Posted: April 23
It can be repetitve at some moments, overall the game is pretty fun. I hope they could introduce mulitplayer to the game.
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Vladimir Lenin
( 0.6 hrs on record )
Posted: April 18
well worth the $7
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Brawny Stomp
( 7.0 hrs on record )
Posted: April 13
I recommended this game, reasons :
The game is cheap, not only that, the game is more like to get into a new feeling, the game is a real time strategy, where you need to big an empire as big as possible, the hardest part is that the game is harder and harder and you need to make a really hard decision weather you need to expand now, or not, the game is easy at first because, y'know tutorial. but, the truth is that the game is not fun to play by hardcore player like Warcraft 3, Starcraft 2 but more likely to people that has less money or people that wants to find a new mechanic to the game, the graphics are good for a cheap game, but still, what I believe in my suggestion is that the game needs what I called something new, Like tf2, it's slowly boring because the weapons are like that, you used them like that no more than that(Just example) what I mean is add something new, like a new powerup or something *Just Saying* thx for reading this, and have a nice day
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Scruffy
( 2.0 hrs on record )
Posted: April 10
It's too repetitive once you get into some kind of groove.
- Wake everyone up.
- Flatten all the land around your settlement(s).
- Spam fire and lightning on enemies. Repeat.

You do a lot of flattening. Tons. I tried to get creative and hinder the enemy with mountains or sea. I don't think it was worth the time. Maybe encouraging enemy tribes to fight each other instead of you would work.

I won't bash it hard for $7 and only 2 hours of playtime. It's stylish and fun. It might be great for you. So far, it isn't great for me.
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alexanderyw
( 3.8 hrs on record )
Posted: April 3
I remember playing the original free online game and I loved it. I looked for more and found populous. It was ok, but not as great. Now it's back, bigger and better!
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Tag Wolf
( 3.5 hrs on record )
Posted: March 28
Who remebers Populous? It's basically a modern version of that with even older school retro graphics blended with a modern layout and feel. Hard to decribe but it actually works well.

It does have some extra gameplay mechanics that I don't remember in Populous as well, such as planetary expansion and conquest.

The gameplay is quick and easy enough to hop into casually while giving you some level of strategy. Early on it turns into a altering the terrain to expand, and attack. You will find the first levels mainly managing you peoples time between those two modes.

The modes are however not set on a selection of people, but your entire team as a whole. So not much micromanaging here aside from setting the occasional waypoint and using fire pillar and lightning strikes to burn your AI opponent to the ground.

The developer(s) shows a lot of restraint in the overall gameplay and I appreciate what was built upon an already successful formula. I need to keep playing more to see how the mechnics evole as the game progresses, but already I am quite happy with my purchase and it brings back awesome feelings of nostalgia from when I was a young lad, sneaking onto my parents computer to play Populous at 1am on a school night.

Conclusion: Great fan service to a classic series. Effective and entertaining "god" simulator. Grab it if you enjoy high level strategy and casual rounds you can jump in and out of when you have some time.
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Oregono
( 5.5 hrs on record )
Posted: March 24
Main 30 Mission Campaign) complete
# About 5 hours
# thumb middle (not up or down)

Reprisal Universe is a populus game, basically. A "god" game, like Black and White (*Sigh). You do not directly control your population, but rather build terrain, summon spells, and influence population and movement.

Pros:
- Art style is awesome.
- Interface is sleek and clean
- Map/world is almost exactly like populus.

Cons:
- Scrolling the map is unecessarily slow. There also doesnt appear to be an option to just drag (like a right click/drag). You use WASD, which is tedious.
- The actual playable space on the screen is a fraction of the screen. I can see why they did this, as an ode to populous, but it doesnt really make a lot of sense and the space you COULD have used to see more of the map is not used for no real reason.
- Kinda shallow. You spend time either evicting people from their homes to force them to create new ones, which expands terriotory and overall army strengthm or you use powers. The powers look cool, but there isnt really any situation, at least IMO, that any power is particularly useful in a specific situation.

Neutral:
I have never failed a mission and i use basically the same techniques each time. The levels dont seem to force you to adjust like most well designed games do. This is a bit of a bummer.
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ThatGuyWhoPlays
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: March 22
This game sucks
This game is very hard to follow, even if you are trying as hard as you can to read all of the instructions.
This game is very comfusing and misleading
DONT WASTE YOUR MONEY
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zero redeeming qualities
( 2.7 hrs on record )
Posted: March 20
I first picked this game up back in 2012 or 2013, when it was still just called "Reprisal", and just recently got it on Steam; it was a lot different than it is now in 2012, in some ways for the better and in some ways for the worse. The current UI of the game seems very generic Web 2.0, more suited to a tech startup website than to a game, and it's a little incongruous with the game's graphics. I felt like it had a lot more character in its older incarnation, and the grammar seems worse in this one (not a single apostrophe! The horror!).
As for game mechanics, the terraform tool is kinda janky and only works half the time. It's also a pain to terraform a large area at once, and I tend to accidentally destroy houses/buildings with it by holding down too long. The frame of view is obnoxiously small and panning around is very slow — you can move it with the minimap in the upper corner, but it pauses everything while you're moving it.
However! It's not all bad. The graphics (with the exception of the aforementioned UI) are very nice, and the pseudo-Grecian architecture and lore are a great touch. It's not an exceptionally challenging game, but it makes you think, which we can all use once in a while. The new universe system is interesting and definitely wasn't there before, but I think it's really cool, at least in an aesthetic sense (I haven't gotten the chance to try it out as I'm still working on the first planet).
So yeah, I'd recommend it, but it's not without its issues. The mechanics need some work and it's not enough to keep me playing for more than half an hour or so at a time. But it's fun, and it's relaxing, and it's $7.
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PCF Nohiro
( 4.0 hrs on record )
Posted: March 16
A total yes from me, simple, fast, really good.
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[G-Prime]
( 5.0 hrs on record )
Posted: March 12
Pros: Great design, simple mechanics, enjoyable story, and an enjoyable take on old school 8-bit/pixel art.
Cons: AI is stupid-easy to beat with only a few, easily repeatable techniques. Early game handholding and instruction falls short, leaving the player to discover the meaning of some ingame elements that would be better served explained outright. Mouse controls seem based on the low-polygon appearance, making for some really awkward terraforming that is quite painful at the camera angle seen in the game.
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haggarbombs
( 0.5 hrs on record )
Posted: March 4
It's just not fun.
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Blarespace
( 13.6 hrs on record )
Posted: February 19
It's just like the old classic Populous games from the 90's, but the sound and pixel graphics are better, with a more stylish UI. Its simple, but man do I keep coming back to it. I've already put 11hrs into it in a 3 or 4 day period. It's a casual game that keeps you coming back because there is some strategy to it. It's easy at first, but then after you hit the 9hr mark it really starts to get harder. On the higher levels you have to act fast and keep moving or else you'll be run over by enemy troops and set on fire by the Gods! The only way to make it easy, is to turn off the quick spawning of all populatants, then you can start winning again.

There are four basic things you can do as far as gameplay: fight, build, lead, and use your God like powers, which there are plenty of. You can even turn your leader into a hero and he'll do some real damage. And there are dozens of worlds and hundreds of maps in each, so I don't know if I'll ever finish it. For this reason the replay-ability is high.

But like I said, don’t expect an in depth game, its simple - a casual game with some strategy and quick decision making. It's fantastic for what it is.
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Amazerfulify
( 6.2 hrs on record )
Posted: February 18
I would wait for a sale if you're interested in this game.

It is cute, fun, relaxing but at the same time it's also annoying, way too light and feels like there's so much missing to it.
I didn't play the game it was influenced by, so from my point of view I'm not impressed, not with the game mechanics nor the choice of making it this easy.

But again, i like it, don't get me wrong, i really like the settings of this game, it's a beautiful time-killer, that's for sure.
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[Calllack]
( 6.1 hrs on record )
Posted: February 10
It's a fun little game. If you're not sure whether it's worth it, try the flash version at reprisaluniverse.com first. This version is similar but with a lot more content and features, especially campaign levels. Very much like Populous if you've played that. Would recommend to anyone wanting a vouple hors of fun for a small price.
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Diamond Warrior
( 11.7 hrs on record )
Posted: February 9
I Like the fact that you use your powers to overrun the other tribes
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.5 hrs on record
Posted: March 24
Main 30 Mission Campaign) complete
# About 5 hours
# thumb middle (not up or down)

Reprisal Universe is a populus game, basically. A "god" game, like Black and White (*Sigh). You do not directly control your population, but rather build terrain, summon spells, and influence population and movement.

Pros:
- Art style is awesome.
- Interface is sleek and clean
- Map/world is almost exactly like populus.

Cons:
- Scrolling the map is unecessarily slow. There also doesnt appear to be an option to just drag (like a right click/drag). You use WASD, which is tedious.
- The actual playable space on the screen is a fraction of the screen. I can see why they did this, as an ode to populous, but it doesnt really make a lot of sense and the space you COULD have used to see more of the map is not used for no real reason.
- Kinda shallow. You spend time either evicting people from their homes to force them to create new ones, which expands terriotory and overall army strengthm or you use powers. The powers look cool, but there isnt really any situation, at least IMO, that any power is particularly useful in a specific situation.

Neutral:
I have never failed a mission and i use basically the same techniques each time. The levels dont seem to force you to adjust like most well designed games do. This is a bit of a bummer.
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6 of 7 people (86%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
0.8 hrs on record
Posted: February 2
The game gets boring really fast. All you do is drag the terraforming tool and make everything flat. Not much room for improvisation, just flatten the whole map. Then your dudes build more, bigger houses. When you have more houses than the opponent you just switch to attack mode and wait for them to win the game. Once the opponent is eradicated you point them to the artefact. Boom. Win. You can also cast some spells that send a storm on the enemy etc but you don't even want to use them cause you can flatten sooo much ground in the time it takes to do that. Overall I wouldn't recommend it.
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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 2
Besides a few grammatical errors, there is nothing wrong with this game besides the ESC will turn game into windowed mode and vice versa. A clever game, worth it especially since it is on sale for $1.04! And even wen it isnt on sale i still recommend it.
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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
0.8 hrs on record
Posted: February 3
I Absolutely love this game!
I think (for me) it has a bit of a retro like style, end iI really like the game, because of that.
I'ts fun,
I'ts really enjoyable,
I'ts the best!
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3 of 6 people (50%) found this review helpful
6 people found this review funny
Recommended
227.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 11, 2015
I've always wanted power in my life.
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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
8.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 17, 2015
It's fun I must say, but the mountains and depths take quite a bit of time to get used to.

Really, other than that, it does strike as fun, but damn, it's easy as hell.

So when the game starts and your first village is planted, all you need to do is start making the ground flat around that specific building, until it becomes a castle.

Once that is done, wait for those slow ♥♥♥ villagers to build another house, and rinse and repeat. Keep making that ground flat people.

I'd say it's worth the 0.69 cents though. For $7?

Nyeeshssdnsoaffnoiae... nah not really. Although if you do want to feel good about youself, this game would do justice.

Cause you're practically a god (In this game). And why not feel that way, especially after school or a hard day at work.

So yes I reccommend this.
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54 of 57 people (95%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
12.3 hrs on record
Posted: September 15, 2014
This is a pretty faithful reproduction of the old school game Populous, with the addition of worlds that brings in a touch of Populous: The Beginning. For new players, this is a God game. You can manipulate the land to allow your autonomous citizens to build bigger houses, generating more mana and allowing bigger God powers, such as fire, lightning and marshes. The general idea is to collect totems containing new powers and to wipe out your opponent! There are plenty of islands to keep you occupied and you are even able to partially amend the way later levels start once you complete them (this affects the islands for everyone as the changes are saved online)

You don't directly control your people. In fact there are only 3 actions they can perform: Settle (where newly 'born' people create buildings to increase population growth & mana rate), Gather (they head to the marker that you place as one of your powers), Fight (pick a fight nearby). Combining gather with the other two actions gives you enough control as you need. You can also force people out of houses, but this leaves the house open for invasion.

The game is much harder than I expected. The AI seems to very rapidly build up it's strength (I'm not sure how, but expect I'll learn with time) and begins attacking early. Thay naturally also have access to God powers and can lay waste to your houses if you're not careful. I've just started a world with all 4 tribes on it (apparently all against me!) and it's pretty much chaos! Fun, but chaos! The new update has introduced the option to turn off the 'kindle' option (which allows you to produce people from houses early), this makes the game much more playable and less of a click frenzy.

The latest update has also improved the UI in terms of allowing edge scrolling (phew). In addition there are some keyboard shortcuts but only for high level selection of the group of spells, not individual ones. Click sensitivity also seems to be a bit off, if you don't click the upper part of the spell icon it doesn't register. One gripe is that the ESC key turns off fullscreen mode, rather than the expected standard of opening a menu and skipping the intro (which you apparently cannot).

The terrorforming tool (which you use constantly) is normally available and automatically selected (e.g. launch some fire and you switch back to terrorforming immediately), except sometimes it's not (e.g. lay some marsh and you apparently have nothing selected). So there's a bit of inconcistency which may just be a bug that gets fixed later (hopefully).

The graphics are simple pixel art, but nice to look at, check out the pics & video! It can be unclear at times exactly which square your cursor is on, due to its shape, and as a result launching powers at exact points can be tricky (although exact aim doesn't really matter *that* much. The map edge is tricky to visualise because there is a blurred effect, particularly at the bottom of the screen, and anything built there is slightly obscured (again not *that* bad but could be clearer). The power effects are fairly reasonable although things like fire and lightning storm can obscure things behind them.

The sound effects are basic but well suited to the feel of the game. There is no music, surprisingly, but I never have the music on anyway. Find yourself some good tunes to listen to and forget about in game music!

So in summary, it's a good remake of the classic Populous game, fun and challenging, looks and sounds ok. The latest update has made the game more playable, with the edge scrolling and no kindle option. For the price it's definitely worth it. I expect it's going to bring many hours of fun and frustration and what more can you want!!
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49 of 60 people (82%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
2.8 hrs on record
Posted: March 18, 2015
This game is outrageous in a good way. It's a very precious hidden gem. I'm really sad it isn't as known as other sh*tty unpolished indie games that do not deserve their fame. For that reason, the very talented developer gave up on creating games due to its low income.

I neved played Populous, albeit, I've seen some gameplays and it does look very similar. I can't tell which one is better, but this one is solid, polished, challenging and fun. If you like Populous I'm sure you'll enjoy Reprisal Universe
I find some features in this indie gem that I haven't found in AAA titles, and you can tell that this game was made with love.

Pros:
+ Solid and polished remake of Populous
+ Challenging
+ Long campaign
+ Fun
+ Great GUI - Seriously, probably the best looking GUI I've ever seen, great job here!
+ Relaxing SFX
+ Good looking ambient

Cons:
- FPS Limiter (30fps)
- Confusing controls, scrolling isn't too handy
- Tutorial may not be enough

One of the best indies I've ever played, I wish all the indies could be this good. That's an example for sure!
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63 of 87 people (72%) found this review helpful
6 people found this review funny
Recommended
8.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 1, 2015
+ like populous
+ global leaderboard
+ better than godus

- no achivements
- no multiplayer
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41 of 51 people (80%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: September 23, 2014
The best Populous clone you can get on Steam. It looks and sounds good, it's easy to play.

Don't give more money to Peter Molyneux and reward his f2p Godus dreck.
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23 of 26 people (88%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
16.5 hrs on record
Posted: August 18, 2015
Lightweight, but dangerously absorbing.

The really long tutorial might be a turn-off for some, but past that you'll find a rather neat universe exploration mode that allows you to leave a mark for the next generations of players to discover.
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32 of 42 people (76%) found this review helpful
68 people found this review funny
Recommended
5.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 11, 2015
I am the god of flatness. Both the sea and the mountains are an abomination. My people worship me because they know I will bring prosperity. Fertility in flatness. My people are a people of order. They spread my cities of flatness across every corner of every world and I flatten the way for them. Soon the entire universe will be my shade of blue-grey.
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21 of 24 people (88%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.0 hrs on record
Posted: November 13, 2015
For heaven's sake, if you loved Bullfrog's Populous series throughout the 1990s you absolutely must try this. It's a faithful adaptation of the original; essentially a fan remake for modern PCs.

Give it a whirl, it's on sale at 90% off (until 16th Nov), or try an early version for free online: http://www.reprisaluniverse.com/site/playreprisal/
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23 of 29 people (79%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
7.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 13, 2015
This is a great game - extremely addictive. I bought it today for less than a dollar and started playing -6 hours felt like five minutes. The game really pulls you in and drives you to keep playing. The mechanics are simple but quickly turn in to a complex and challenging experience.

My only complaint is that the graphic style, though very visually pleasing at first, starts to strain your eyes pretty badly.

9/10 for what it is.
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28 of 39 people (72%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
0.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 18, 2015
Picked this up because of the parallels to Populous. Looked really fun to play, but the controls are awful compared to any modern RTS, even for an indie game.

-Scroll speed is extremely slow
-Screen size too small/can't zoom out
-Base building is counter-intuitive (you have a choice between building and attacking. That's it.)
-You need to have a flat area to have a base expand, but the terraforming tool is so hard to use when shaping a mountainous region. Just give me something that says "MAKE THIS PART FLAT"
-No hotkeys
-After using a spell/waypoint, the cursor goes back to terrraforming immediately, making you accidentally terraform all the time.
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34 of 50 people (68%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
6.4 hrs on record
Pre-Release Review
Posted: September 15, 2014
Inspired by populous this game does simple pixel art really nicely with lots of variation in location. There are plenty of levels too. Awesome godly powers let you change the face of the map with fire and water. Unfortunatly there are a few annoying things about the UI and the way the levels are set out. Check out my video for thoughts and gameplay!

http://youtu.be/AkZUw3aB2Ds
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15 of 19 people (79%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
6.2 hrs on record
Posted: September 21, 2014
Better than any recent god-games, lovely pixel graphics with beautiful sound effects
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16 of 21 people (76%) found this review helpful
11 people found this review funny
Recommended
0.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 18, 2015
I wanted to play more before I gave a review but since the sales is gonna end in two days, I'm just gonna yell out to my friends.
THIS GAME IS ONLY 0.69$!!! (so get it cause it's better than a TF2/CSGO skin X3)

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OK now. This game is super confusing....like for a while I was even stuck on the tutorial.
Why?
Well, I must say this game has a beautiful interface with nice looking colours and smooth menu animation...but, as our teacher would say, there is no focal point. Like everything is the same, white lines white words.... I mean it looks great, but for some reason I get lost in on the page, not knowing what to click on.

Sadly , this is a confusing game with a not really reliable tutorial and there is no guides in the community to teach how to play.
So far I can tell you this
you click on the ground to make new soil. ----> bigger houses
Bigger houses -------> stronger people
put a "way point" -------> on enemy's house
stronger people --------> go to "way point"
stronger people --------> take over enemy house
click on the captured house ----> bigger houses
Bigger houses -------> stronger people
REPEATS

WAY POINT
you make a "way point" (which basically gathers your people to a place you point out)
Point at enemy buildings ------> people walk over there
Now make sure you change the "gather to waypoint" to " look for fight"
Or else, your people "betray" you , and go to the enemy side. They will also betray if they are weaker than the enemy.

ABOUT THE GROUND
(They dont tell you, but the land has to be FLAT to expand your houses)
SO DAYMN!!!!
LIKE
If you click by accident the wrong place, your palace turns back into a ****ing hut, alright?
AND now I'm getting dizzy trying to tell the difference between low land and high land.
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My Main point is..
Who gives a ****
It's ONLY 0.69$, so JUST BUY THE ****ING GAME :3 Thankyou
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13 of 16 people (81%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
25.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 27, 2014
Dare I say it... This game is BETTER than Populous.

It does drop you in it at points, but not like a roguelike, where yo are supposed to figure stuff out, more like it has a basic campaign that teaches you the mechanics of the game, then the next time you log in, with no warning, you are faced with the "universe" screen.

When you start in the universe, you have a new ability set, 'Rage' that you only discover a bit later on, it's based on aggro against you, and is different to Mana. I think that Amulets (items found in the world) may unlock it's abilities.

XP is added, too - levelling up the destructiveness of your abilities. I 'think' it mostly gives them a bigger AOE, and gives your Heros more health, not that they need it.

Bigger buildings spawn new tribesmen faster, and they are stronger.
building size is purely dependant on the amount of clelear space around them, if they have room to grow, they do, instantly.

So, The Review;

I can't be botherd reviewing this. If you're after a God Game, to replace Populous, this is it. Just buy it.

**The only real thing that annoys me about the game is that it doesn't introduce all the mechanics properly, and that the screen scrolling can be laggy, so I use the minimap instead.
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13 of 17 people (76%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
16.5 hrs on record
Posted: September 16, 2014
Fantastic successor to Populous! Recalls much of what made those games so much fun but adds some nifty new ways of going about your Godly activities. However, gameplay feels a bit manic and repetitive. Overall, a wonderful remake and the art style does a lot to make the gameplay seem fresh yet retro but never boring.
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