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Astraware Mahjong Released for iOS

Today, Astraware has released Mahjong for Apple’s iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

Mahjong is described by Wikipedia as a Chinese game based on 152 tiles; which is a game of skill, strategy and  calculation with a little bit of chance thrown in for good measure.

Astraware Mahjong for iOS includes the following gaming features:

  • AutoZoom – optional feature which zooms in or out from the play area
  • Mahjong of the Day daily challenge
  • Truly solvable puzzles at Easy, Medium and Hard difficulty levels, as well as Classic
  • Full tutorial with photos to help you learn how to play
  • More than 30 different puzzle layouts
  • Supports Game Center achievements. Earn all the achievements to unlock the Golden Tile Set
  • Optional tile highlighting – removable tiles appear lighter in colour. This can be adjusted in Settings)
  • Helpful assistance features including the ability to shuffle the tiles or undo moves
  • A choice of decorative tile sets and traditional backgrounds
  • Ability to play in landscape or portrait modes
  • Universal binary is optimized for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Retina display devices
  • Automatically saves when you exit and allows you to play your own music in the background.

 Astraware Mahjong is available now exclusively from the Apple iTunes store for $0.99. (iTunes link)