When mythology meets technology.

Pagoda Defender AR: Nemesis is an Augmented Reality Tower Defense Game based on the context of ancient Asian myths. Players need to build their bases in the AR world and build defense facilities around the pagoda base to overcome waves of enemy attacks. There will be infinite enemies for players to eliminate. Get ready and prepare for the endless battle!

Update Nemesis Highlights:
- Brand new gameplay mode Nemesis, players are able to play as 3 Ancient Sovereigns that live in the Pagoda building and using their skills to eliminate enemies.
- Sovereign 1: Fuxi - Cosmogony Fire: Summon a massive falling fire attack. Heavily impact all enemies on the battlefield.
- Sovereign 2: Nuwa - Firmament Ring: Build a circular dome that covers the majority area of the base from all enemy offences and make them stand still.
- Sovereign 3: Shennong - Resurgence Herb: Produce the medicine that can largely heal all friendly units in the combat zone.
- Massive performance optimization by re-configuring the rendering and asset management pipelines*, players can expect average percentages of the improvement as followings:
- 35% Less Memory Usage
- 30% Less GPU Usage
- 15% Less Storage Usage
- 10% Less CPU Usage
- Battery Life Improvements
- Thermal Throttling Improvements
- More Stable Frame Rates
- Supports for iOS 13, new iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices

Technical Features:
- ARKit
- Spatial Movement
- Game Center
- 3D Touch **
- Custom Haptic Feedback ***

*: Results are estimated based on the statics on iPhone X devices with A11 chip-sets, the improvements on other devices may be different
**: 3D Touch technology is available on iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max
***: Custom Haptic Feedback technology is available on iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max

What’s New

Version 1.4

1. Added the new Nemesis Mode and features, including new gameplay mechanism, new UI elements and new visual and sound effects, etc.
2. Added the sovereign Fuxi and his skill - Cosmogony Fire
3. Added the sovereign Nuwa and her skill - Firmament Ring
4. Added the sovereign Shennong and his skill - Resurgence Herb
5. Added the new title screen that features Nemesis theme
6. Added the ability to cycle through different welcome screens
7. Added the support for iOS 13
8. Added the support for iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPad (6th Gen, 2019), iPad (7th Gen, 10.2 Inch, 2019), iPad Air (3rd Gen, 2019), iPad Mini (5th Gen, 2019), iPod Touch (7th Gen, 2019)
9. Detected AR plane frame will only show during the fortification phase of the gameplay now, it will be hid in the combat phase
10. Massive performance optimization by re-configuring the rendering and asset management pipelines
11. Optimized the water surfaces on Ocean and Xanadu dynamic scenes
12. Optimized the fog effect on all dynamic scenes
13. Optimized 3D models for all dynamic scenes
14. Fixed a bug that sometimes a visual glitch may be found after the welcome screen pauses
15. Fixed a bug that the Pagoda building may be seen upon restarting the game after game over screen shows
16. Fixed a bug that the Pagoda building preview models are not mapped based on their tiers
17. Fixed a bug that sometimes the detected AR planes may be seen on the welcome screen
18. Fixed a bug that in some cases enemy counter may be calculated incorrectly
19. Fixed a bug that sometimes the dynamic scenes switch button is not functional

App Privacy

The developer, Ruohao Xu, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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