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Can't remember name of a game! Kind of like Osmos, but older.


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#1 Phiggle

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Posted 20 September 2012 - 06:05 AM

Hey guys,

I raped the hell out of google with different terms, trying to find the name of this game.

It involves combat using single cell organisms.

All I remember is, you could play another person, on the same computer. I think the cells were green and orange. It's turn based, you can select individual cells and either move them into a different field (board patterned, but not visibly), or merge them with other cells. Different cells had different statistics, like strength and fertility and such.

Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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Posted 20 September 2012 - 08:20 AM

This one is like Osmos, but it is not the one you are talking about:

http://beta.macgames...ct/834/Biofilm/

You described one I know I've seen on the store... but I couldn't find it, or recall the name either :(

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Posted 20 September 2012 - 08:47 AM

There's also a game for iOS where your colonies slowly develop strength, and then you send them out against each other.  Can't remember the name though.
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Posted 20 September 2012 - 10:52 AM

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Posted 20 September 2012 - 05:58 PM

Thank you guys for your efforts and replies!

Unfortunately none of those are the one I was thinking of. I've been at it for hours. :P

I wonder if we'll ever get to the bottom of this.

I remember also that when you select a certain cell, they rotate to signify selection. It had little selector marks on the edges of it aswell.

The two-player mode utilized green and orange, if I recall correctly, as faction-separating colors.