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App description: Over 2,500,000 users have taken on the X Invasion! Experience the thrill now!

Those other flight sim games are fun, but do you find their controls and flight dynamics overly complex? X Invasion 2's arcade style gameplay makes flight simple and intuitive so you can spend more time worrying about the action!

Hostile aliens have invaded San Francisco, and you are mankind's last line of defense. X Invasion 2 redefines the 3D arcade-style flight combat genre with intense gameplay, epic storyline, and intuitive controls!

X Invasion 2 allows you to fly freely in true 3D over 10,000 square miles of photorealistic and geographically accurate views of the San Francisco Bay Area.

X Invasion 2 features 3 modes of play:

Campaign Mode consists of over 16 unique missions that lead you on an epic journey from rookie flight training, to missions to perfect your flying skills, to unique missions such as aerial rollercoasters, follow the leader, cargo support, bombing runs, and of course culminates with an epic showdown with the Alien Mothership with the fate of Mankind in your hands.

Arcade Mode. How long can you survive against the onslaught of Alien Invaders? How do your skills compare to others who have taken on the X Invasion? Arcade Mode is all about intense fun use your weapons wisely, look out for powerups, and watch your back!

Tour Mode. Ever wished you could take a helicopter tour of the San Francisco Bay Area? To be able to hover over the famous landmarks and take gorgeous photos of the scenery? With Tour Mode, now you can! In Tour Mode, you can relax, explore and discover the beauty of the entire SF Bay Area. And if there is something you find interesting, you can take a picture of it and share it with your friends.

Not sure if you're ready to take on the challenge? Try 'X Invasion 2: Chapter 1' for FREE - available on the App Store now!

View a preview of actual untouched gameplay at:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lNy-fJ3lGik

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ImNoSuperMan's comments:

02-13-2010, 08:31 AM
#2
Joined: Oct 2009
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i tested this and if you're into this kinda game, then this is great. if you're not exactly the best at flying games, then this might not be the one for you

Beta tester of 54 games
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Thats a nice lookin gun.

02-13-2010, 12:27 PM
#3
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: UK
Posts: 226
Apart from guns do the aircrafts have other weapons??
02-13-2010, 12:39 PM
#4
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: the 56th realm of existence
Posts: 5,948
missiles.

Beta tester of 54 games
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Originally Posted by crex View Post
Thats a nice lookin gun.
02-13-2010, 01:09 PM
#5
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 41
We would like to welcome everyone at Touch Arcade to our new arcade-style flight combat game, X Invasion 2! We are really excited about how the game turned out and hope you will enjoy it too!

We will definitely respond to any questions or comments related to the game on this forum.

Here is a trailer with actual untouched gameplay to give you a feel for the game:



Edit 2/17/2010:

The Lite version of X Invasion 2 is available on the App Store:

http://www.itunes.com/games/XInvasion2Lite

This version lets you try out the first 5 missions of Campaign Mode. And it's free!

Last edited by Viderea; 02-18-2010 at 03:14 PM. Reason: added link for lite version
02-13-2010, 01:13 PM
#6
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 41
There are 3 types of weapons and 4 types of aircraft to pilot (Spitfire, Corsair, F22, B2 bomber). The type of weapon available depends on the plane you are piloting:

1. Machine Guns - great for upclose dogfighting
2. Air-to-Air missiles - do a lot of damage at medium range, but the aliens are capable of outmaneuvering them
3. Gravity Bombs - these are used in bombing missions to take out surface based enemies.
02-13-2010, 07:37 PM
#7
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 4
I remember seeing a trailer for this awhile ago, nice to see it out. Awesome graphics! anyone try this yet? I'm gonna plunk down the $3, can't get enough of flight games!
02-13-2010, 09:46 PM
#8
Joined: Feb 2010
Location: Ohio
Posts: 374
looks really good, be adding this to the wishlist
02-13-2010, 10:44 PM
#9
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 2,328
Is there a cockpit view?
02-13-2010, 11:37 PM
#10
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 5,146
The first game was released in a half-finished state, and is still in need of many updates.

No way I am supporting this.