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Monday, October 19, 2009

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iConquer 3.0 Now Available
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

KavaSoft has announced the release of iConquer 3, the latest version of the original game of world conquest for Mac OS X. Version 3 takes advantage of 64-bit technology in Snow Leopard, and includes an updated interface with new preferences, plug-ins, and new Game windows. iConquer is a RISK style game of world conquest playable against human or computer opponents.

iConquer lets up to six people play against each other over the internet. iConquer 3 features an improved network engine. Bonjour allows you to easily connect to other iConquer players on your local network.

iConquer can also be played against computer opponents, each with a distinct personality managed by the game's artificial intelligence engine. Six different kinds of opponents keep game play interesting. iConquer can be played on over twenty different maps, including several high-resolution satellite world maps, the states of the United States, the countries of Europe, the cantons of Switzerland, and even the Solar System.

If your boss surprises you, just hit a convenient hot key to disguise the game as an Excel spreadsheet. You can even keep playing in spreadsheet mode! KavaSoft also announces the iConquer Plug-in Kit 3.0, which allows developers to create their own map and player plug-ins. The Plug-in kit adds new iConquer project templates to Xcode that make creating working plug-ins a snap.
iConquer costs $25 (USD), and comes with a free 10-game trial. It is available in English, German, French, Japanese, Italian and Dutch. Follow the links below for more information.


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