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App description: Super Hydorah is a console-quality smartphone game excellently adapted to touch controls.

The world acclaimed shooting game created by renowned Locomalito, now accessible to casual audiences.

Metacritic score 82/100 - Excellent.#50 Best PC Game of 2017
Best Spanish Game of 2018 by Hobby Consolas

One of the best games the genre has seen over the years Meristation
An old-school shoot'em up full of surprises, and it's incredibly polished The Games Machine

Super Hydorah is a shooting game that embraces the teachings of the classic genre titans while offering its own thoughtful tweaks: direct action and a wide variety of unique spatial situations.

Equip your ship and save the galaxy against the dreadful menace of the Meroptians!

Features

- Haptic vibration
- MFI Joystick support
- 2 difficulty modes: Easy to play or hard to be a master!
- Touch controls with adjustable sensitivity
- Game Center integration: Achievements and leaderboards
- Non-linear level layout with route selection
- Dangers of different nature in each level (not just bullets)
- Weapon selection and power-ups in every mission
- Secrets, multiple endings

nyanpass's comments:
Super Hydorah (by Abylight Studios & Locamalito)

05-16-2018, 10:03 AM
#2
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 1,285
Currently it appears to be coming from each app store. Soon you will see this game in many app stores. The release is expected slightly earlier than planned. Playback on mobile has already been verified and supports MFI. 21 levels divided into 35 sublevels. 35 bosses and more than 100 minor enemies. Non-linear layout with route selection. The downside is that the game is a bit slow. It seems a bit difficult, but it is worth the challenge.


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05-16-2018, 10:50 AM
#3
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: England
Posts: 11,344
Pre ordered this. Cant wait !
05-16-2018, 11:37 AM
#4
Joined: Dec 2010
Location: Somewhere in a town in the middle of the Amazon jungle.
Posts: 145
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Originally Posted by psj3809 View Post
Pre ordered this. Cant wait !
Me too, I think this is the only release I've been waiting this month. Been playing U.N. Squadron (SNES) to ease my itch for another shmup.

=P
05-16-2018, 11:46 AM
#5
Joined: Feb 2010
Location: NCC 1701
Posts: 3,546
Quote:
Originally Posted by psj3809 View Post
Pre ordered this. Can’t wait !
Quote:
Originally Posted by sebgo View Post
Me too, I think this is the only release I've been waiting this month. Been playing U.N. Squadron (SNES) to ease my itch for another shmup.

=P
agree with you guys, this is a must have for all "old style shmup suckers" like us!

...and the soundtrack is SUPERB!!!

Last edited by Gwarmaxx; 05-16-2018 at 11:48 AM.
05-16-2018, 12:34 PM
#6
I recommend this game. But the game is short. You can see the ending in about two hours. If there is not enough budget, it is better to try steredenn first. But if you like shmup games, do not miss this game.
05-16-2018, 01:35 PM
#7
Joined: May 2014
Location: Uk
Posts: 542
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Originally Posted by ctathemarius View Post
I recommend this game. But the game is short. You can see the ending in about two hours. If there is not enough budget, it is better to try steredenn first. But if you like shmup games, do not miss this game.
Theres no endless modes with leaderboards and usually stuff
05-16-2018, 02:15 PM
#8
Joined: Dec 2010
Location: Somewhere in a town in the middle of the Amazon jungle.
Posts: 145
Quote:
Originally Posted by ctathemarius View Post
I recommend this game. But the game is short. You can see the ending in about two hours. If there is not enough budget, it is better to try steredenn first. But if you like shmup games, do not miss this game.
Whoa, thanks for that info!

I think "about 2 hours" is actually a lot for a shmup, at least more than I've spent on beating or almost beating other games of the genre. A single run through U.N. Squadron takes about 30~40 minutes with some levels (total of 10) lasting less than 2 minutes, I think. Steredenn is a looping game, but the main stages require about the same time, so getting a 2 hours game seems pretty good for me.
05-16-2018, 02:53 PM
#9
Joined: Feb 2010
Location: NCC 1701
Posts: 3,546
Quote:
Originally Posted by sebgo View Post
Whoa, thanks for that info!

I think "about 2 hours" is actually a lot for a shmup, at least more than I've spent on beating or almost beating other games of the genre. A single run through U.N. Squadron takes about 30~40 minutes with some levels (total of 10) lasting less than 2 minutes, I think. Steredenn is a looping game, but the main stages require about the same time, so getting a 2 hours game seems pretty good for me.

yeah i agree, and if you want it to last more, still can play it every time from the start, like in the old golden days
05-16-2018, 04:58 PM
#10
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: England
Posts: 11,344
People complete R Type in about 30 or 40 mins. 2 hours for a shoot em up is fine as I know itll take me way longer than 2 hours to complete it ! Never expected 9 hours of gameplay etc