Good idea, limited in scope An admirable attempt to raise awareness of the Syria conflict, but certainly an oversimplification. There seems to be little room for the player to actually impact the outcome of the game, and after a few plays it feels repetitive. Adding more events and factions, and increasing the amount of real-world info given to users would improve the experience.
Good idea, bad implementation I like the Idea of processing the events in form of a game. There is much potential in this. Only, the game lacks depth. And/or information about the game mechanics. Is there a way to increase the chance of getting support by different nations or is the collection of cards you draw just plain chance? Has the loss of civilian lives any influence on the game? There are many things, that happen and it is hard to know, which are the consequences of player decisions and which are just plain luck. If the game is meant to help the player understand these events, it should give more insight into the mechanics behind it.
Support the FSA! Even if it can be based on chance, it feels like a new fight every time. These sort of games ought to be developed for other current and past events.
Good game, But needs to be able to be able to make cards larger as they are hard to read. I love the idea, good way to raise awareness of the problem in syria. Not my kind od war game but this is good. (Would like to see a more realistic wartime strategy, like Civilization and Romance of the Three Kingdoms.)
I don't like it I'm on 15 my brother my older brother is a political science major and politics in thing and we played for little while this is what trying to do I will explain more underneath the title My brother told me he says he knows what they're trying to do but he says that he can understand what the game it is it's only a game but he says they really should make light of real situations because it takes a lot of intelligence in a lot of talking and understanding the tried to put this thing together in real life me myself I'm 15 I don't understand a word of it I tried playing it to me it was just boring it was like doing school work and I had no idea what I was reading so but I'm only 15 so bye
The Idea is Interesting, but... It's a brave idea to handle the conflict in Syria in this format. The execution, though, is less impressive. There just needs to be more to the gameplay than this simplistic card game. The outcome also seems to rely on chance as much as on tactics, and there's not much to explore in terms of strategy. Disappointing.
Version 2.0.1 adds support for more Android devices - thanks!
Updated! Version 2.0 adds newer events from the ongoing conflict including Scud Missile strikes and the enhanced fears over WMDs.
If you have version 1.0 or 1.1 of the game, please install this version and delete the older version - thanks!
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