Easy to learn but lots of strategy underneath. Having legal moves shown & enforced is really nice. Graphics loses 1 star for hard to read black text on brown backgound. Will consider paying for add on content. Here we provide Hive with AI (board game) V 5.1.1 for Android 4.0.3++ Hive is a bug-themed 2-players board game from John Yianni where there is no board! At the beginning the board is empty and at each turn a player decides to add a bug or to move one. The goal is to surround the Queen of the opponent.
The main features of this application are:
-Ability to play again Artificial Intelligence with 5 Computer levels. The expert level is really challenging and only advanced players should be able to beat it.
-2 players mode (Pass and Play)
-Pinch to zoom
-Undos are possible and unlimited
-Switch the view to see either from black or white side
-Explanations of why illegal moves are illegal
-Tutorial to help learning the rules or possibility to download rules as pdf
-Optional tournament rules (no queen on first move)
-Display of stacked pawns (with a long click)
-Possibility to change background
PS: Thanks a lot to Povilas for teaching some Hive advanced strategies 🙂
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Would have been nice to be able to alter the computer player, make it play less perfect. The computer's move is also too fast - to see the brick move would make the gameplay better.