Stormbound Kingdom Wars Review

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Posted: 6 months ago, last updated 3 weeks ago.

Author: Andy Robertson.

OverviewOverview

Stormbound is a strategic battle game combining Chess and Clash Of Clans gameplay. You build an army by earning cards for different units, defences and abilities. These have to be carefully chosen to do well in the battles and steadily improve as you play more games and earn new cards.

The game itself has a four-by-four grid into which you play these cards. This ads a geographical element to the strategy. You need to consider not only which units to play by how they will interact with the other units near them on the board. The aim of the game is to get your units to the other end of the board to damage the enemies towers.

The game proceeds in turns, with each player having a limited amount of time to choose which cards to play. This is then played out on the board. You can only lay certain cards because of a limit amount of manna required to play more powerful units. You can also only lay cards behind your front-most troops, which again adds a further geographical strategy to the game.

While you can have fun with this game on a basic level to begin with, the layered and deep strategy make it good for older players. In a family it's also a nice way in to get children playing Chess, or a good game for Chess lovers to play on screens.

DetailsDetails

Rating: PEGI 7+, ESRB EVERYONE 10+

Release Date: 18/09/2017, updated in 2019

Platforms: Android and iOS.

Genres: Action, Fighting and Strategy.

 

TipsTips

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CommitmentCommitment

Duration: It takes between 3 minutes and 15 minutes to play a round of this game.
 
Players: You can play this with 2 players online.

CostsCosts

This game is free to play. Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience. Some of these purchases (known as 'loot boxes') are for a chance of getting rare/higher-value items although common/lower-value items are more frequent.

In-game purchases for additional battle cards that you don't the rarety of before.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Rated PEGI 7 for mild violence.

Although Stormbound is a free-to-play game, extra game items can be purchased for real money.

This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE 10+.


Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.

AccessibilityAccessibility

Accessibility for this game is as follows:
System Settings

Android has accessibility settings including ways to navigate and interact, although not all games support this. iOS has a very extensive suite of accessibility settings including ways to navigate with voice and comprehensive screen reading, though most of the features don't work with games... read more about system accessibility settings.


 




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