Frozen Synapse, the acclaimed cyberpunk-themed turn-based strategy game that was first released for the PC in 2011, has finally made its way to the iPhone for the first time after it was launched in an iPad version. The iPhone port is also cheaper at $2.99.
The goal of the game, from developer Mode 7, is pretty simple: Control your squad so it can take out the enemy squad. Here's a quick rundown of its features:
Frozen Synapse brings the simultaneous turn-based strategy genre bang up-to-date and lets you give detailed, accurate orders to your squad: classic gameplay with a modern interface. Plan your moves, test them out, then hit the "Prime" button: both you and your enemy's turns are executed simultaneously. Competitive-but-intuitive multiplayer and a huge single player campaign mean that Frozen Synapse will give you hours and hours of tactical delight.
5 challenging multiplayer modes, including the innovative bidding-based "Secure" and "Hostage Rescue"
55-mission single player campaign with dynamic dialogue and thrilling near-future narrative
Powerful Skirmish Generator - Random generation combined with hand-crafted content means that levels and maps are different every time
Critically-acclaimed electronica soundtrack by musician nervous_testpilot