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TODAYSIPHONE - 5 out of 5
APPLENAPPS - 4.5 out of 5
TOUCHARCADE - 4.5 out of 5
148APPS - 4 out 5
TIME Top 25 iPad App

TODAYSIPHONE - "simply put, this game is incredible. Ive paid twice as much for games that are half as good."
TOUCHARCADE- "few iOS games deliver as consistently as this one this is clearly one of THE games to get"
148APPS - "with so many options for both single and multiplayer game types, its bound to keep you entertained for a very long time"
ARCADELIFE - "Ultimate Top Gun fantasy on iOS best flight game ever!"
APPLENAPPS - a must buy that looks beautiful, but plays even better to make for a top flight iOS experience.
APPLETELL- "The fact that the game can look this good with so much happening at once speaks volumes"
NY1 - "some solid ammo for the argument that tablet gaming is creeping closer and closer to console gameplay"
MSN - " genuinely one of the best tablet games we have ever played"

FORGET EVERYTHING ELSE! THIS IS THE ULTIMATE AIR COMBAT GAME! With an extensive single player campaign and revolutionary multiplayer modes, the non-stop action will keep you at the edge of your seat!

Become the supreme lord of the skies!

CONSOLE QUALITY GAMING AND ITS ONLY ON iOS!
Unparalleled visuals, special effects and audio including: bump mapping, atmospheric scattering, volumetric clouds with realistic lighting, sun glare, day & night transitions, God rays and more!

OPTIMIZED ON THE NEW iPAD AND iPHONE 4S
High definition textures, 4x anisotropic filtering, High Dynamic Range (HDR) rendering, radial blur, jet engine heat haze, refractive raindrops and more!

EXPANDING RANGE OF SINGLE-PLAYER MODES
After the campaign, expand your skills with Dogfight Missions, Survival, Free for All, Team Deathmatch, Capture the Flag, Defend the Base and more to come in the future!
Together, the arenas cover an area four times the size of New York City!

UNRIVALLED COLLECTION OF ONLINE MODES
Invite your friends to play online with cooperative and competitive modes available: Survival, Free For All, Team Deathmatch, Capture the Flag and Defend the Base. There will be more modes to come, so send us your suggestions!

CUSTOMIZE YOUR GAME AND ELEVATE YOUR SKILLS
Air Supremacy is designed for players of all generations and skill levels, whether veteran or novice. You can even leave the flying to the auto-pilot while you fire missiles and issue squadron commands!

MORE TO COME!
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UNIVERSAL APP
Play Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy on iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad, iPad 2, the new iPad, iPod touch 3 (16GB and above) or iPod touch 4 for one low price.

Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy is compatible with AirPlay and Apple TV.

To play online requires a wi-fi or internet connection.

We care about players from all over the world: please send us your impressions and suggestions for future updates. Help us identify bugs to make your gaming experience the best youve ever had. Please visit our support site at www.namcobandaigames.com/support.
03-15-2012, 05:11 PM
#21
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Beta Antares IV
Posts: 918
Above is a crummy screenshot. Go to the Sky Gamblers Air Supremacy fan club page on Facebook for some that will get you salivating.

The sun comes up and goes down if the game is long enough. Watch as the incredible lighting changes throughought. Storms may come and go.

Water drops on the windshield are each little lenses that reflect the environment. That is captured in one of the screwnshots. Tell me THAT isn't far out.

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Last edited by Frumius; 03-15-2012 at 05:12 PM. Reason: Typo
03-15-2012, 05:15 PM
#22
Joined: Sep 2009
Location: Sweden
Posts: 2,846
Would anyone happen to know if Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy can be played without any tilt mechanics, with both roll, pitch and yaw controlled by touch controls?

(Yep, I know that would result in a lot of screen touching and possibly a clutter of on-screen controls, but if possible, I would still like to bypass the entire touch versus tilt debate. I just cannot, Pizza Vs. Skeletons, Space Tripper and AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA be durned, get used to and grow comfortable with tilt controls, no matter how well-implemented they are. I still find the control schemes in Beast Boxing, MMA and Fight Night Champions quite cumbersome just because of the rather small tilt elements.)

If only one of the number of seemingly rather good dogfight simulations and air combat action games released for iOS had featured touch-only controls as an option, I would probably have been quite enthusiastic to play that game, especially online.

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but I just feel like games people call visually stunning aren't really that great.
While I agree with you on this principle in general, I must say that the difference between the two pictures you posted (even when taking into account that the PSP shot is a photo) is vast and monumental. Well, or at least very noticeable

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03-15-2012, 05:19 PM
#23
Game Impressions


Last edited by Sanuku; 03-15-2012 at 05:41 PM.
03-15-2012, 05:22 PM
#24
Joined: Dec 2010
Location: The Great White North
Posts: 66
The guy who posted the screenshot, your using an ipod touch lol. The GPU on the ipod touch is far weaker than the iphone 4/4s and the ipad 2/3. Thats why the game looks like crap.

Aside from that the graphics of this from the new ipad and iphone are really nice. However, imo I still love the ace combat graphics and controls (hard controls lol) than this. This game has a lot of bloom effect making it look really nice but not as detailed compared to a old psp game (MY OPINION).

Either way greay game, made by the same company as ace combat (namco) so I'm happy overall

Only if this were ported to android... than it'll rock my world
03-15-2012, 05:33 PM
#25
Joined: Jul 2009
Location: Beta Antares IV
Posts: 918
No, it is not made by the people who made Ace Combat. It was made by Revo, and published by Namco.

Member of Atypical Beta Group • Callsign: SAB Frumius
Playing: Radiation Island • Battle Supremacy • Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders (Fan Pages).
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03-15-2012, 05:38 PM
#26
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Originally Posted by DrNub View Post
The guy who posted the screenshot, your using an ipod touch lol. The GPU on the ipod touch is far weaker than the iphone 4/4s and the ipad 2/3. Thats why the game looks like crap.

Aside from that the graphics of this from the new ipad and iphone are really nice. However, imo I still love the ace combat graphics and controls (hard controls lol) than this. This game has a lot of bloom effect making it look really nice but not as detailed compared to a old psp game (MY OPINION).

Either way greay game, made by the same company as ace combat (namco) so I'm happy overall

Only if this were ported to android... than it'll rock my world
Just a quibble with your post, although Namco publishes both Sky Gamblers and Ace Combat, Revo Solutions is the developer of this game, rather than Project Ace. I wouldn't be surprised if having the same publisher gets Revo Solutions access to some special resources (such as detailed models of modern jet fighters), but they're two very different teams.

Revo Solutions has been making kickass iOS flight sims for quite some time now, and only for the past year or so have their titles been under Namco's banner.

But yeah, people who complain about graphics should buy themselves an A5 device if it's so damn important to them.

Screenies from iPhone 4S:



And some god rays:


Last edited by famousringo; 03-15-2012 at 05:44 PM. Reason: added screenies
03-15-2012, 05:52 PM
#28
That's quite a huge jump in quality in the 4s.
03-15-2012, 05:53 PM
#29
Cools! Hope its good on devices other than the Ipad3/2012/IpadHD

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03-15-2012, 06:01 PM
#30
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lol @ the landing at the end. This game looks very arcadey.

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