App description: LIBERATION MAIDEN, a high-energy action shooter, comes to life in stunning detail on the suite of Apple tablets and touchscreen products!


100 years in the future, players take the role of Shoko Ozora, a high school student who steps into the role of President of New Japan after her fathers assassination. With her country all but taken by fierce invaders wielding advanced weaponry, Shoko rides out on her Liberator, Kamui, to free her people and restore the once beautiful nation!

Her heroic battle for independence and "liberation" is about to begin!

*No registration or account setup is required.

*** FEATURES ***

An Unprecedented Collaboration
From a concept by Grasshopper Manufactures SUDA51 comes an all-star cast of artists, designers and musicians who bring AAA production value to the downloadable space.

An Intense Action Shooter That Never Relents
Face powerful opposition from an arsenal of ground forces as you take to the sky with your lock-on lasers and graceful evasive maneuvers. Complete mission objectives across multiple stages that culminate in thrilling assaults on the enemys massive Conduit Spikes.

Simple and Intuitive Controls Meet Dazzling Graphics
Anyone can enjoy the high-octane action with easy-to-play controls that can be further adjusted to suit your dominant hand. Beginners can view tutorials and have the controls explained at any time. Optimized for the retina display, the battle to reclaim New Japan is captured in a visual festival of high resolution imagery.

The Latest Tech for Your Mech
With support for a wide range of popular Apple products, players on the latest devices will experience the ultimate in comfortable controls and the exhilaration of cutting-edge graphics.

No matter how you experience LIBERATION MAIDEN, get ready for a showdown of unparalleled action!

Expanded Game Play with Game Center
Face new Challenges*, compete for high scores with your friends, and aim for the top of the Leaderboard!

*Challenges only compatible on iOS 6.0 or higher
*4th Generation iPod touch not compatible with Game Center features.


iOS: 5.0 and higher
iPhone: 4 and higher
iPod touch: 4th generation and higher
iPad: 2 and higher, iPad mini
*Certain devices are excluded


Echoseven's comments:

03-06-2013, 06:01 AM
Oh heck yes. A port of a 3DS shmup from Level5?
Looks awesome!

Here's the 3DS version trailer:

Playing: Pocket Mine 2, Terra Battle
Waiting:Last Class Heroes, Chaos Rings 3, Starships
GameCenter: StriveMind

03-06-2013, 06:11 AM
Joined: Nov 2009
Location: Germany
Posts: 8,515
OMG. Now the day is getting expensive.

Hi, you seemed to be lost on the Internets.
This is TouchArcade, where 2$ for a game is too much, 5$ is an outrage, and 10$ or more is putting sugar in their car tanks whilst killing puppies.
03-06-2013, 06:11 AM
Ok, the video is amazing but I'd like to hear about the controls and are there any IAP?
Looks incredible though!!
03-06-2013, 06:13 AM
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: London, UK
Posts: 3,766
I am so suspicious about ports of DS games... I really want this to be good but I can't stand upscaling.
03-06-2013, 06:18 AM
Joined: Jul 2011
Location: Boston,MA
Posts: 1,089
Another Instabuy

Anticipating:"Death Road to Canada", "Implosion", "Don Paccin","Space Noir", "Zed", "Rex Rocket", "Supermassive", "Sproggiwood", "Arecibo Man", "Gekido", "Trail by Viking, "Crashlands", "Eisenhorn", "The Soul".
03-06-2013, 06:35 AM
and this one from where it comes????

the 3ds version is simply amazing...INSTABUY!!!

Last edited by dexter77; 03-06-2013 at 06:39 AM.
03-06-2013, 06:36 AM
Originally Posted by Vovin View Post
OMG. Now the day is getting expensive.
Haha agreed. These past few weeks have been awesome and this week is looking good
03-06-2013, 06:39 AM
wow, very nice surprise! One of the very few games that were appealing to me on the 3DS, instabuy.

All times favorites : CAVE shooters, Space Invaders Infinity Gene, Groove Coaster, Infinity Blade 2, King of Dragon Pass, Ascension, Alien Frontier, Sorcery!, Gamebook Adventure
GameCenter: Corroyeur
03-06-2013, 07:08 AM

I knew I'd be glad I saved a little extra cash on my account last month!