★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.
App description: You are the overpowered ninja hero Shadow Bug! Save your home forest from the evil factory by slicing monsters to pieces.

TAP ON THE MONSTER! Leap, slash, splash! One finger is all you need.

Become the ultimate ninja and adventure through beautiful and twisted landscapes full of action and adventure.

Badland Meets Super Meat Boy - TouchArcade

Shadow Bug is very well tuned to touch-screen controls. - Hardcore Gamer

Shadow Bug is one of the most alluring games that has graced my device lately. - AppAdvice

- Hand crafted levels filled with action, exploration and puzzles.
- Memorable boss fights.
- Mesmerizing art with picturesque parallax backgrounds and mystical silhouettes.
- Breathtaking soundscape with an epic soundtrack and immersive sound effects.
- Leaderboards for speedrunning levels.
- A completely new take on platformer games.

Requires iOS 7.1 or later.
Recommended devices: iPhone 5 or newer and iPad 4 or newer.

Shadow Bug's comments:
After all the hard work, tears and laughs. We're happy to announce that Shadow Bug is finally out on the App Store! Go get it Monday fresh

App Store: http://apple.co/1qpFXN5

04-04-2016, 08:35 AM
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 408
Ooh now this looks really interesting. Are there any iAPs? How many levels, etc?

Like Her Story? Try Contradiction for iPad!

A few favourites: Contradiction. Desktop Dungeons. Til Morning's Light. Knights of Pen & Paper (1+2). Drylands. Paint it Back.

04-04-2016, 10:12 AM
There is no iAP. I don't know how many levels have. But I completed 14 levels and have many unlocked levels.

04-04-2016, 10:35 AM
Joined: Oct 2011
Location: NYC suburbs (New Jersey)
Posts: 1,604
Techamazing or somebody who has played, are there achievements as well as leaderboards?
04-04-2016, 11:10 AM
It have both leaderboards and achievements. (15 Achievements)

04-04-2016, 12:14 PM
Joined: Oct 2011
Location: NYC suburbs (New Jersey)
Posts: 1,604
Thanks! Purchased, only played the first level, looks very polished.
04-04-2016, 01:07 PM
Joined: Jun 2015
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Posts: 77
Info on Shadow Bug

Hi All and thanks for playing the game!

The game has no IAPs and is totally premium quality experience.

There are 26 levels including 4 bosses. All levels have leaderboards for speedrunning.
Achievements are included as well.

Techzamazing thanks for making the youtube video!

Juha Ylimki - Muro Studios

Muro Studios Ltd.
04-04-2016, 01:25 PM
Joined: Sep 2012
Location: New York, NY
Posts: 1,509
Great game with unique game play. Really enjoying this.
04-04-2016, 03:48 PM
Annnnd bought. Thank you Techz for the gameplay video. It sold me right off.

04-04-2016, 03:56 PM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 1,569
Originally Posted by LordShad0wz View Post
Annnnd bought. Thank you Techz for the gameplay video. It sold me right off.

Me too, I don't normally watch gameplay videos but I wasn't sold on looks alone but I picked it up straight away