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PAX South 2016: 'Warbits' Brings 'Advance Wars'-Inspired Turn-Based Strategy to iOS Soon

So, Warbits has been in the works for a long time now – we wrote about it back in 2014, and it's been in development for about 4 years now. But it's finally nearing completion, and it's looking really, really impressive. It's very much inspired by and a streamlining of the influential turn-based strategy game Advance Wars – many of the systems and unit types directly resemble ones from that game. Plus, the whole thing has a quirky and humorous feel to it, with robots arguing about whether ketchup goes on scrambled eggs. The villains say yes, and frankly, I agree. Hot sauce on scrambled eggs is good too, but sometimes I like some ketchup on there. But there's a reason why I'm the villainous Carter Dotson, after all...

Upcoming 'Warbits' Should Scratch Your 'Advance Wars' Itch

Posted in our forums over this past weekend, Warbits is an upcoming strategy title that urges humanity to settle their differences not through violence, but through combat on a virtual battlefield. Its inspiration can be clearly seen: this is an homage to Advance Wars through and through. But, it certainly doesn't appear to be a straight up clone, and differentiates itself in at least a couple of ways. First, battles happen in real-time on the overhead map, rather than switching over to a side-by-side battle scene. Seems more streamlined, and I like that. Warbits also has a pretty unique look, which you can see accompanied by an awesome soundtrack in this trailer...