Back to News Listing Battle Academy hits Top 10 in iPad Quality Index Chart in April!

Posted: Monday, May 07, 2012 by Erik Rutins

Type: Press Release


Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) and Matrix Games are excited to announce that Battle Academy on iPad hit the top 10 in the iPad Quality Index Chart for April! This wonderful position was reached from the high scores received from around the world from press, making it the number one strategy games in 10 stores. 


Battle Academy is the first real wargame on iPad,” said Iain McNeil, Development Director of Slitherine. “We are excited that both media and players have made it so successful and understood the exceptional level quality we put in the game.”

The iPad Quality Index Chart is a site that combs the web for critical opinions from the best websites and turns them into one definitive score for an iPad game. In Battle Academy’s case, the iPad Quality Index Chart put the game at rank 4 with a rating of 8.8!

Players have also helped out in getting the recognition Battle Academy earned. Out of 117 votes in several countries, more than 100 were perfect five-star ratings!

Haven’t picked up Battle Academy for the iPad yet? Click here to visit Apple iTunes Store to download one of the hottest turn-based strategy games on the iPad!


About Battle Academy

Approachable, absorbing and visually impressive, yet detailed, Battle Academy revolutionizes the strategy games market with a blend of intuitive design and compelling game play driven by cutting edge technical innovation.

Inspired by an original online game concept devised by the BBC, the game has more than 30 battles in a range of theatres of war from the North African desert through D-Day to the to the snowy Ardenne mountains where the Allies battled to repel the final German offensive.

The team at Slitherine worked with Professor John Buckley, Military Historian at the University of Wolverhampton and a keen wargamer himself, to make sure that the strategy, tactics, scenarios and available firepower of the battles fought in WW2 were turned into realistic AI behavior, powering expertly crafted battles.

Get more information on Battle Academy from its official product page on the Slitherineor Matrix Games site.

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