Empires of Sand receives today a new free update with two big changes. Pharaohs can now acces the Survival Mode. In this mode two pharaohs fight in real-time against the evil troops Seth is sending. Each pharaoh must protect his own base. from the enemy waves. The game finish when one of them is
It seems it was yesterday when Empires of Sand reached 50,000 downloads. Today, we are proud to announce that there are more than 500,000 pharaohs in the world of Empires of Sand.
Every day, thousands of player from all over the world enjoy the game and its different game modes Empires of Sand has
Some players use different devices in a single day. Maybe an iPhone during the day, and an iPad when they get home. Or maybe you have an Android phone and an iPad.
Empires of Sand allows you to play the same game using multiple devices. In order to do this, you have to connect
Cross The Line can now be downloaded for free from iTunes and Google Play.
Cross The Line is an innovative puzzle game designed to be played in touch screens. The goal is to guide a sphere to the finish line. The game has 100 scenarios that can be solved in different ways.
Empires of Sand is available worldwide since today. The game can be downloaded for free from iTunes.
Empires of Sand represents a step ahead in the strategy game genre, combining management and tower defense. The pharaoh should manage resources wisely and use them to get better troops, powerful towers and gain the Osiris’ favour.
We are happy to announce that Empires of Sand will be available for iOS devices worldwide on 31st July.
Empires of Sand represents a step ahead in the strategy game genre, combining management and tower defense. The pharaoh should manage resources wisely and use them to get better troops, powerful towers and gain the
We have reached an important milestone in Empires of Sand’s life. The game has been downloaded 50,000 times.
More than 4,000 pharaohs visit their city each day to manage the resources, play some epic battles, plunder other pharaohs, or just try to complete the campaign.
The players value the mix between city management and
In a previous entry, we talked about the units in Empires of Sand. We only introduced 6 of them, but there are 12 units to unlock.
Every unit needs to be unlocked in the Barracks. There is no need to unlock all of them but the more units you have, the more strategies you
In Empires of Sand there are 12 units available. Each one is unique, but they can be group by armor and speed. There are three types of armor: neutral, magic and physical. The neutral armor protects the unit against any tower, but the protection against a archer tower is not as good as that
A few months ago, we wrote about the numbers of Infinity Space. The game reached 350,000 download in its first year in the stores.
Today, we are very proud to announce that Infinity Space reached 500,000 downloads. Yes, that means 150,000 downloads in just three months!
Since it was launched on 6th March 2013,
A videogame about ancient Egypt deserves an epic soundtrack. We knew since the very first moment, that Empires of Sand needed great music. Songs with personality, that can live on their own. That ‘s why we chose Sonotrigger. They are specialized in videogame music and they have been nominee to the Hollywood Music in Media Awards and the Spanish National Video Game Industry Awards for their work in Supermagical.
Empires of Sand by Damian Sanchez
Empires of Sand by Damian Sanchez
Damián Sánchez, lead composer in Sonotrigger, have composed a soundtrack that puts players in Egypt with the first notes of the main song. Sánchez recognises that other films and videogames OST like The Mummy (composed by Jerry Goldsmith) have inspired the soundtrack. However, the Empires of Sand soundtrack it is unique.
“In comparison with other works, I think we have gone a setp forward in terms of music style”, says Damián, “to do something close to the visual style was the easy choice. Find the middle point between the ‘ cartoon’ style and the epicness was a challenge “.
It took more than a month to complete the entire soundtrack. ” The initial work took about two weeks. This includes creating the first melody,
The path of the Pharaoh is always difficult. In his way to the throne of Egypt, the player must stop other pharaohs. Empires of Sand tell us the story of war with two fronts: the evil Seth and the other aspirants.
In order to stop the competitors, the player can plunder their cities and
In Empires of Sand, the center of the empire is the pharaoh’s city. There is where the king of Egypt lives and the city that players can evolve.
In order to evolve the city, the pharaoh needs stone that can be obtained from the stone mines near the city. Furthermore, the empire needs gold.
Battles in Empires of Sand takes place in a tower defense environment. The pharaoh must build defenses, while sending troops to the enemy base.
Each tower can be upgraded during battle up to level 5. Towers can only be upgraded in battle if they have been previously upgraded in the pharaoh ‘s city.
In Empires of Sand, we have five different towers:
The barracks are where soldiers live. Each barrack tower provides three soldiers that will fight against near enemies. They are good against enemies with magic defense and are a good choice when pharaoh wants to stop enemy troops.
The archer tower is a good choice to defeat flying units. but, they can also attack any other troop. Arrows can penetrate the magic shield, but they cannot hurt enemies with physical defenses.
When enemy’ s armies are
The pharaoh is the main character in Empires of Sand. We developed some male and female Pharaoh models, so players can choose their favourite one.
It does not matter which one you choose. All pharaohs have the same habilities, but it is always important to customize your game.
The pharaoh was one of the
We are very proud to announce our new project for iOS and Android devices: Empires of Sand.
Empires of Sand represents a step ahead in the strategy game genre, combining management and tower defense. Players take the role of a pharaoh in the ancient Egypt, after a war between the egyptians and the evil
Kids love smartphones and tablets. It is very common to see children using their fathers ‘ smartphone to play games like Angry Birds. This is fantastic, indeed, because kids learn how to use these devices. Adults sometimes see gadgets as a cool device that we dream of when we read about it in sci-fi novels. Some people see smartphone as a symbol of their social status.
Today’ s kid will see smartphones, tablets, and wereables as a simple tool. They are part of their lifes, and, as adults, they will see a new smartphone in the same way we see notebooks: they are tools that helps
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In an interview published by Pocket
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Data shared by mobile analytics company Flurry shows that time spent on a mobile has increased to 2
In Codigames, we develop our games using Unity. It is a powerful engine and provides a great development interface for programmers and artists.
We also use some plugins that makes the development a lot easier and allows us to focus in game design. There are plenty of plugins available in the Unity Market, but