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  • Publisher: Hadrien Cheru
  • Genre: Arcade
  • Device: iPhone
  • Size: 131.8 MB
  • Version: 1.0.6
  • Price: Free
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App description: Suns of Abell is a fresh take on the scrolling shooter genre. We kept everything that makes an arcade shooter fun, such as weapon customization or epic boss battles, and added exciting new gameplay features with modern graphics.

INTENSE SPACE BATTLES
Fight against increasingly difficult random enemy waves.
Defeat memorable bosses in epic battles.
Upgrade the weapons that best fit your playstyle.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR EXPERIENCE
Prepare your flight with a customizable loadout.
Hunt for the best equipment with random loot dropped by enemies.
Choose and share items you found with your friends.

EXPLORE DISTANT GALAXIES
Discover procedurally generated galaxies.
Face the harsh conditions of interstellar travels with random asteroids and mines.
Enjoy a poetic depiction of space environments with hand-crafted music.

Our small team is still actively developing Suns of Abell. Please visit 11thdistrictgames.com for additional information on upcoming updates!

KeKhan's comments:

Suns of Abell

Hadrien Cheru
Genres: Games Arcade Action
Free


Quote:
Suns of Abell is a fresh take on the scrolling shooter genre. We kept everything that makes an arcade shooter fun, such as weapon customization or epic boss battles, and added exciting new gameplay features with modern graphics.

INTENSE SPACE BATTLES
Fight against increasingly difficult random enemy waves.
Defeat memorable bosses in epic battles.
Upgrade the weapons that best fit your playstyle.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR EXPERIENCE
Prepare your flight with a customizable loadout.
Hunt for the best equipment with random loot dropped by enemies.
Choose and share items you found with your friends.

EXPLORE DISTANT GALAXIES
Discover procedurally generated galaxies.
Face the harsh conditions of interstellar travels with random asteroids and mines.
Enjoy a poetic depiction of space environments with hand-crafted music.

Our small team is still actively developing Suns of Abell. Please visit 11thdistrictgames.com for additional information on upcoming updates!








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Minimum iOS Version: iOS 10.0

Download Size: 131.2MB

03-15-2018, 12:53 AM
#2
Joined: Sep 2014
Location: Greece
Posts: 1,827
this is great!

all you shmup lovers get on it!
It has dual currency, they are both used to open lootboxes, and you earn one premium lootbox with each level. Or you can pay or watch an ad.
At level 5 i have already gotten my permanent shield, auto repair and damage boost so i am all set.
The lives system is the same with Skyforce(ie limited but if you are decent you will never run out)

2 suggestions for the dev:
1) make an option for permanet ships/ exp doublers for money instead of only lootboxes. Many like me will want to buy something but feel strongly against the lootbox system
2) the sword and shield boss ninjafires some super thin red bullet that is really hard to see and very fast.
3) how do we unlock different ship models? (that was a question)

Hopefully the rest of the shmup community here will jump on it and give impressions also. Personally, i love it so far!

03-15-2018, 07:32 AM
#3
This game is great!
Love it. Really nice job. I also hope this thread takes off soon.

Last edited by vectorarchitekt; 03-15-2018 at 07:58 AM.
03-17-2018, 08:43 AM
#4
Looks like this slipped under the radar this week. Come on TA, this is a good one.
03-17-2018, 11:50 AM
#5
After reading the forum posts here decided to give this game a go.
It actually is a very well made, enjoyable game. However, after playing once or twice, each time I die I get a 4040 error and it just acts as though I didnt complete a run.
03-17-2018, 12:56 PM
#6
Joined: Sep 2014
Location: Greece
Posts: 1,827
hmm.. after playing a lot those past days i can say that the progression needs work.
I constantly come accross the same 3 bosses i have beaten, and after that the game gets way too difficult for me to reach the next boss.
Meanwhile with my soft and hard currency, nothing new drops from the lootboxes.
So for now i am leaving it on the side and waiting for some update. Add some nice progression system with ships/weapon upgrades etc, and add some nice music to get us in the groove, and it can be great.
03-18-2018, 12:23 PM
#7
Joined: Feb 2012
Location: Georgia,Cleveland Ohio,Texas,New York
Posts: 3,097
WOW KeKhan. Thank You for this nice find. McLovein the heArtwork in here. Thank You Hadrien Cheru & your 11thdistrickgames Team. It iz a bit polished & action packed! About to go to the site & see ?z ^ with the next update

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03-21-2018, 04:16 PM
#8
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 1,224
This got passed over last week which is a shame, it really is a gem and deserves more attention.

Please include in this weeks Out Now list !
03-26-2018, 09:48 PM
#9
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 1,224
This has sadly been left out of the "out now" list yet again.
I hate to see such good indie games just vanish without being mentioned.

(Not blaming anyone, I know the crew has been insanely busy, just need to try)
03-27-2018, 08:30 AM
#10
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 26
Really fun SHMUP, fun to play and without the free-to-play shenanigans that ruin games. There's some progression with items from the loot boxes but for the most part it's about skill. The difficulty is pretty good for me, not a bullet hell.