A Brief History of the World iOS
A Brief History of the World icon

A Brief History of the World

by Codito Development Inc.

Price: $3.99

Take a sweeping ride through the history of mankind in the famous board game from Ragnar Brothers!

"4/5: Conquering a country is really cathartic and very intuitive. The app works well and is clean and polished. Very fun… I definitely recommend you pick this one up!" - BoardGameGeek.com

"4/5: Fun … strategy game with bags of historical flavour. Works brilliantly when played asynchronously against other people." - Gamezebo

"... simple and straightforward, which makes it a decent alternative to more in-depth historical sims like Civilization Revolution.” - Slide to Play

Control the decisions of major leaders and conquer the world!
Lead your empire to victory in this turn-based strategy game!

Play as the character of Julius Caesar, Genghis Khan, or Napoleon Bonaparte and command armies through 6 riveting epochs in history, with 42 major empires and 15 minor empires.

Choose from over 40 event cards to enhance replayability and alter the course of history.

All set to an epic soundtrack (or listen to tracks from your own music library) with beautiful graphics and original artwork from the Ragnar Brothers’ board game.

With no setup time required, no pieces to lose, and no arguments about the rules, the future of board games is here and A Brief History of the World gives you exactly what you want -- to play!

Features include:

  • Easytolearn and easytoplay
  • Comprehensive tutorial
  • Play solo against varying levels of AI
  • Enjoy a game with family and friends around the table or as “pass and play”
  • Online multiplayer games available for up to 6 players
  • Post your scores to Game Center and climb the leaderboards


This Universal app runs on all iOS devices.

Please send us your feedback and requests, and rate the game once you've bought it.

Sage Board Games is an independent software developer, focusing on bringing award-winning and classic board games to mobile devices. With a veritable "who's who" of Euro games already licensed and many popular titles already published, Sage Board Games has become one of the premiere sources of iOS board games.

Visit us: sageboardgames.com
Like us: facebook.com/sageboardgames
Follow us: twitter.com/sageboardgames

Ragnar Brothers have designed a range of popular board games and game rules over the last 20 years and this version of one of their top titles has been fully approved by and developed in cooperation with them.

Need help? Use our A Brief History of the World Walkthrough page or sign up and make your contribution today.

What's new in version 1.2

Removed FPS counters Restored support for older devices

Rank in top paid apps

Ranking - Games (iPhone) - United States
  • A Brief History of the World is currently ranked #118 on the iOS store in united states.
  • A Brief History of the World is a good rated app with 4 stars.

App Updates (View More)

  • $0.99 -> $3.99 Sep 17, 2017
  • $3.99 -> $0.99 Sep 13, 2017
  • $0.99 -> $3.99 Jul 10, 2017
  • $3.99 -> $0.99 Jul 6, 2017
  • $0.99 -> $3.99 Dec 27, 2016
  • Release v1.0.2 Jul 26, 2013

A Brief History of the World App Details

A Brief History of the World is a board game app for iOS, developed by Codito Development Inc.. The app is compatible with iOS 8.0 or later on the following devices: iPhone 7, iPhone 6, iPad 3, iPad Mini and iPod Touch 5G or newer.

Below are the links to download the app on iOS. To download the app for Android, click here.

Quick Details

Current Version: 1.2
File Size: 140Mb
Genre: Board
Publisher: Codito Development Inc.
Content Rating: 4+
Users Rating: 4.00 (282 reviews)
QR Code
QR-code
Scan to download the app!
Send Me Price Drop Emails
Track this app for price drops.
Download on the App Store

A Brief History of the World App Add-Ons

No add-ons has been found...

A Brief History of the World Reviews

Added 64-bit but dropped 32-bit
Rated 3 out of 5
By J.A.Sim on September 10, 2017
The app now supports 64-bit for iOS 11, but they no longer support 32-bit and can't run on my iPad 4th...
Nice mid-weight
Rated 4 out of 5
By Bleu Whale on August 10, 2017
The first comparison people should make here is to Small World - streamlined combat and area control with the added...
Fun game
Rated 4 out of 5
By Shajoneses on June 24, 2017
I have really enjoyed playing this game. I bought it a long time ago when it was on sale but...
Tons of fun
Rated 5 out of 5
By Arqmage on May 13, 2017
Perfect emulation; I have played this app dozens of times.
Please update this to 64 bit!
Rated 5 out of 5
By Taxburdett on March 28, 2017
Please update this to 64 bit! I've played the board game version of this forever and am so very glad to...
Excellent
Rated 4 out of 5
By Itchy Reader on May 13, 2016
Faithful reproduction of the boardgame. Very easy to learn. (Good Tutorial included) AI opponents are VERY tough. Highly recommended
Great
Rated 4 out of 5
By MMackson on December 31, 2015
Simple and fun. Thanks for this great classic!

More Apps by Codito Development Inc.

Similar Apps