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An exquisitely mature and thought-provoking iOS adventure, Waking Mars is a love letter to late-1970s and early-1980s sci-fi films such as Silent Running, Solaris and Alien. Just as those movies contrasted the space opera of Star Trek and Star Wars with more believable, melancholic depictions of man's cosmological insignificance …

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iPhone or iPad exclusive?

Did I miss the info?

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Anonymous Coward

Re: iPhone or iPad exclusive?

It's available native to both.

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Re: iPhone or iPad exclusive?

Ta

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WTF?

Behavior.....

So, not available in English then............ ?

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late-1970s and early-1980s sci-fi films

Surely just 1970s? Silent Running and Solaris were both from 1972 and Alien is from 1979. I wish they still made 'em like that (well the first two anyway.)

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Exile,

Reminds me of Exile.

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Re: Exile,

I was just thinking the same thing. this one sounds a bit easier though. There were rumours of an iOS version of the Amiga Exile, but that development effort seems to have petered out, sadly.

Wikipedia informs me that Exile came out in 1988. Now I feel old.

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Re: Exile,

Exactly what I thought when I read the review! Played it many moons ago on an Acorn Electron. Looks like it's also got some aspects of the utterly superb 'The Dig' (Lucasarts point 'n' clicker from the mid 90s). Now there's a game that should be ported to iOS/Android.

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Chinese on Mars

They got that bit right, anyway.

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Stunning

Absolutely lovely game. Best on iOS since Osmos.

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