Might, magic, and machine guns make Hero Academy a real treat.
1 October 2012
Summary: A well-played game of chess can yield one of the most intense, satisfying duels you can have without firing a single shot. But it's the addition of swords, spells, rocket launchers, sniper rifles, and other crazy combat gear that injects sublime chaos into Hero Academy's chess-like matches.
Pros: Wonderful asynchronous multiplayer strategizing, Diverse range of factions and unit abilities, Easy to dive into, Variety and depth keep you coming back for more
Excerpt: I’m going to start this review with a statement about myself: I do not play mobile phone games. I have tried to, but I never found the platform fascinating as a gaming device, even with all the celebrated releases.