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Best airplane shooters?

08-16-2015, 01:22 PM
#1
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Best airplane shooters?

I recently played my first one this last week in ten years probably .
It's called apocalypse meow and it's the best .
I was told sky force was right up there with it. It has upgrades, collecting , ship repairs , ect. Just like I wanted

Are their any other games like these two out their. What are the best titles
08-16-2015, 07:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Jayg2015 View Post
I recently played my first one this last week in ten years probably .
It's called apocalypse meow and it's the best .
I was told sky force was right up there with it. It has upgrades, collecting , ship repairs , ect. Just like I wanted

Are their any other games like these two out their. What are the best titles
My favorite shmups:

Decluster Zero
Danmaku Unlimited 2
Phoenix HD
Plasma Sky
Touch Force
Galactic Nemesis

I spent hours and hours into Sky Force, but eventually the grind put me off, reason why Apocalypse Meow isnt appealing to me much. I do play Apocalypse Meow now though, so there's that. They are pretty good games, just not really into extensive grinding in shmups.

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword

08-17-2015, 12:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Jayg2015 View Post
I recently played my first one this last week in ten years probably .
It's called apocalypse meow and it's the best .
I was told sky force was right up there with it. It has upgrades, collecting , ship repairs , ect. Just like I wanted

Are their any other games like these two out their. What are the best titles
Apocalypse Meow is great, but it is a complete clone of Sky Force. It's literally the same game with a different skin. I prefer Sky Force, I think it's better looking. Both are very grindy, but great games. I would also check out Sector Strike and Full Blast. Those would be my top recommendations.
08-17-2015, 12:29 PM
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I prefer the grind. Gives something more than high score to shoot for . Upgrades and collecting are my favs
08-17-2015, 09:24 PM
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Still haven't found any good ones that are like apocalypse meow and sky force
08-17-2015, 10:00 PM
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Still haven't found any good ones that are like apocalypse meow and sky force
There's tons of freemium like those. I believe most of them have "lightning" in their titles which is kinda odd.

Just search the appstore with "shmup." That should be a decent start that'll give you some titles to try.

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword

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08-17-2015, 11:13 PM
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Still haven't found any good ones that are like apocalypse meow and sky force
Have you tried FullBlast??

I forgot about Gemini Strike, that's another great game.

Last edited by Grimstone82; 08-17-2015 at 11:22 PM.
08-18-2015, 11:12 AM
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I've tried all the games from the first list that someone posted.
Phoenix hd was the only other game similar to the two I liked

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Have you tried FullBlast??

I forgot about Gemini Strike, that's another great game.
08-19-2015, 09:52 PM
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Their has got to be some worthy shooters out there. I need to find a community for this
08-21-2015, 09:17 AM
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I've tried all the games from the first list that someone posted.
Phoenix hd was the only other game similar to the two I liked
Well FullBlast was not in that list. Definitely check it out, it's right up there with those other two- https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fullblast!/id908350116?mt=8

And also Sector Strike- https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sector-strike/id573606286?mt=8

Last edited by Grimstone82; 08-21-2015 at 09:20 AM.