Ubisoft’s next release from the Prince of Persia franchise has finally arrived onto Google Play this morning. In fact the game was actually slated for release tomorrow July 25h but instead has shown up a day early. This isn’t just a quick port of this game to mobile either as the Prince of Persia: The Shadow and The Flame has had its controls, graphics and gameplay redesigned and modernized for touchscreens.
For those of you unfamiliar with this installment into the Prince of Persia series, The Shadow and The Flame takes place after the events of the Prince of Persia Classic game. In this game you’ll be looking to find out all about your past which will take you through 14 different stages in order to fill you in on the storyline.
Prince of Persia: The Shadow and The Flame Features:
– Explore 14 levels rendered in visually-stunning 3D.
– Dive into 5 state-of-the-art environments
– Discover an exciting new combat system with multiple enemies and tactical challenges.
– Unleash devastating combos and unlock even more powerful ones as you progress.
– Acquire new weapons for increasingly thrilling fight sequences.
– Choose between gesture-based touch controls or the classic virtual joystick.
– Perform fluid and acrobatic moves to overcome challenges, or go step-by-step with “Cautious Mode”.
– Unlock achievements and ascend the leaderboards.
– Share you scores with Facebook integration.
The new combat system offers up the ability for players to choose to use elemental powers as well as three different types of attacks. This means you can start breaking out some interesting combos. You’ll also have over 25 weapons with special abilities for you to use throughout your journey to learn about your past.
If you’re a fan of the series and have been waiting for this game to arrive since we first talked about it, you can now download Prince of Persia: The Shadow and The Flame off of Google Play for $2.99. For those of you with an Xperia Play, this game is optimized for your physical controls as well.
Google Play Link: Prince of Persia: The Shadow and The Flame
Amazon Market Link: Prince of Persia: The Shadow and The Flame