Here’s some good news for frugal, real-time strategy-loving gamers: Autumn Dynasty is currently free to download from now through February 26. The reason is to spread the word that its sequel, Autumn Dynasty: Warlords, is launching on the 27th. The original game regularly costs $5.99, so grab it while the sale lasts. Here’s the iTunes link.
Autumn Dynasty is a fine strategy game that’s set in a fictional Asian country and tells the tale of a general and his student as they put down a peasant rebellion. The game keeps things simple, with an accessible interface and only a handful of unit types. It was worth buying at its original price, so it’s definitely worth downloading now.