Unable to install SOD on Android 6.0

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Dragon Friend 101
Joined: 01/01/2017

I've recently got a new tablet (Lenovo TB3-850F) running Android 6.0 and I cannot install SOD.

I've tried through play store where I'm told "not compatible with device". I've also tried downloading .apk file via PC and copying it over to the tablet Download folder. Enable unknown sources, select using Astro and I get "No applications found for this file type".

As an experiment, I borrowed an older tablet and tried the exact same .apk installation technique This worked perfectly which tells me that it's either the specific tablet or Android 6.0.

Can anyone help?


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Weapons: Ingrid Is very adept at using a longbow and carries one she made (with a little help from her Razorwhip) on her at all times, along with a leather quiver full of arrows fletched with eagle feathers. She wears a black shield on her back with her clan crest on it. She keeps a small, very sharp dagger strapped to her leg inside her boot- so beware, would be attackers! This dagger has a hilt that is carved into the shape of a sleeping dragon (a Razorwhip in fact) and was given to her by her parents.

Description: She has long, wavy black hair which she keeps tied in a side braid and very green eyes. She has pale skin and a scattering of freckles across her nose. Her face has soft features and her eyes are large with stunning dark features.She is on the tall side with long legs and a strong build. She is of average weight and is quite strong. She would be very pretty if she wasn't so shy and didn't look down all the time. She is left handed.

Attitude: She is quite shy and ashamed of her parentage, which makes her a quiet and withheld student. She is very smart and is a quick thinker, often thinking of ingenious and creative ways to deal with problems. She much prefers the quiet company of dragons to the racous ways of other vikings, and often finds it hard to talk in a straight sentance to another person without getting flustered. Hiccup and Fishlegs are some of the few people she can talk clearly with. Although she seems meek and timid, when faced with real danger her true personality shines through, and she proves herself to be a courageous, strongwilled young girl.

Story: Ingrid's parents were members of the Beserker Tribe but left when Dagur became chief out of fear for what their six year old daughter would grow up with. One night they boarded a small boat on the far side of the island an left all they knew behind. They headed out in the direction of Berk in the hope of finding friendlier lands. After a night of sailing they were found by one of Stoic's dragon hunting boats, on which, luckily, was Stoic the Vast himself. He invited them to live on Berk and they accepted. They moved in next to Fishleg's house and the two families became firm friends. Ingrid's parents started up a Yak farm and did not take part in the battles with dragons. Ingrid always felt apart from the other viking childern because of her parents being former Beserkers, and she was often teased about it. When Ingrid was ten, she how Hiccup tamed Toothless, and was secretly not horrified, but awed. SHe saw how Toothless protected Hiccup, and how he was really not vicious at all. She felt somehow drawn to him and, while all the adult and most of the children vikings were fighting the Red Death, she stole a boat and rowed by herself across to a nearby island, where she thought there might be some dragons. She was dissapointed when she found that there were no dragons there, as they had all been called away to the Red Death, but as she was leaving she stumbled on a disguised Nadder nest. As she watched in astonishment, the darkest of the three purple eggs that lay there cracked, and a small, shaky, closed eyed newborn Deadly Nadder wobbled out. It fell over, and lay on the ground with its wings spread out. Frightened that something was wrong with it, Ingrid knelt down by it, and gently touched its head. A tremor went through it and slowly it raised its head and opened its eyes, the first thing it saw being Ingrid. It struggled to its feet and walked unsteadily towards her, making strange soft clicking noises. To Ingrids delight it rubbed its head againts her affectionatley. Anxiously she looked over to the other two eggs, but neither of them showed any sign of hatching. Suddenly a noise caught her attention- the adult dragons were close. Sadly, she told the little Nadder to stay, that its mother was coming. But as she walked away, she saw it running ungainly after her. After several more failed attempts at getting the baby to stay, she gave up and carefuly picked it up and took it with her. On the way back to berk, she was very nearly swept away by a sudden and dangerous riptide. Upon reaching Berks safe shores she decided to call the dragonet after the thing that had nearly killed them. Riptide.

Luckily for Ingrid, Hiccup had changed the way vikings saw dragons just in time for her, and no one questioned her about Riptide. Ingrid and Riptide spent a happy five years together, and just when everyting seemed like it was going well, her parents drowned while out on a fishing trip. Ingrid, mourning, flew on Riptide out as far as she could go, to a small island that no viking boats could land at. Soon, Riptide became agitated, and, worried that her dragon was sick, Ingrid stood up and went to her. Without warning Riptide flew down to a rocky, hidden cove. Ingrid scrambled down after her, and gasped in suprise. A beautiful, silver-gold dragon was lying tangled in ropes on the sand. Ingrid approached it cautiously. Without warning it lifted its head and gave out a low, deep moan, opening one great, deep green eye at the same time. Only knowing that she wanted to help this beautiful creature, Ingrid swiftly knelt down, drew the dagger from her parents and began to cut the ropes. It was only as she finished and the dragon began to stand up that she realised that it was exacty the same as the one carved into her dagger. Ingrid and the dragon soon bonded strongly, an she named the beast Rarity, as no other Razorwhip had ever been seen with that colouring before. A year later, Ingrid has become well known as a dragon whisperer to rival Hiccup, and while he explores new places far away, she stays at home and looks after her numerous dragons, Including Riptide and her newly hatched baby.


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Joined: 06/19/2016

To my knowledge, the SoD app only works on PCs and iOSes, have you tried downloading it on any other device?


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dunno why everyone is getting so mad un-pushing the Triple Stryke, even harder than the impatient people

Well, humans are weird.

At least the pixels on my screen don't shout, 'YOU SHUT UP THIS MOMENT OR GET A GRAPPLE GROUNDER!'

I actually find SoD Grapple Grounders cute

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Dragon Friend 101
Joined: 01/01/2017

Turned out really simple. I'd been trying to install the .apk file from file managers (File Commander and Astro). Instead I went to Settings - Storage and USB. Found the .apk file and it came up with the option to install. Why it didn't work any other way I don't know but it's now successfully installed and working well.