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  • Publisher: Alley Labs
  • Genre: Arcade
  • Device: iPad
  • Size: 32.2 MB
  • Version: 1.1
  • Price: $4.99
  • Average User Rating: 5 (4)
App description: Apple's "Best of 2009" - The best shooter on the iPhone and iPod Touch, now available on the iPad!
Discover the game that has thousands of people coming back every day!
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FLING - Fling compatible!

http://tenonedesign.com/fling
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zNbYpscv-8
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KILLER FEATURES

- AUTOPAUSE - Your game pauses the instant you take your thumbs off the controls. After you see it in action, you'll wonder why every game doesn't do it!

- AUTOSAVE/INSTANT RESUME - Your game saves automatically whenever you press the iPod/iPhone Home button to quit the game. The next time you play, your game resumes ALMOST INSTANTLY!

- LIVE IN-GAME GLOBAL RANKING - Your global leaderboard ranking appears in the upper-left corner and updates in REAL TIME as your score improves. Now you can see how you measure up without waiting for the game to end!
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IPHONE REVIEWS

5 Stars! "Meteor Blitz is one of the highest quality space shooters we've seen for the iPhone...this one comes highly recommended"
- Arnold Kim, Touch Arcade

5 / 5! "It has the perfect balance of control scheme, graphics and rich gameplay that make this game worth every penny asked."
- Erik Fikkert, AppVee

Must Have! "Meteor Blitz is the complete package in every way. If you want a game with gorgeous visuals, skill-based shooting, perfect controls, online connectivity, and replay value, look no further."
- Shawn Leonard, Slide To Play

Must Have! "Meteor Blitz is the most extensive survival shooter that I have ever played on the iPhone...I cannot emphasize enough how good of a game this is."
- Daniel, No DPad

App of the Week! - "Meteor Blitz is the best top-down space shooter for the iPhone...Meteor Blitz stands at the head of the class as the best by far of its genre."
- Will Raskin, 148Apps

"5 stars (one of the top shooters and recommended for anyone who's even remotely interested; definitely a worthy addition and has enough differences to set it apart from others)"
- Big Albie

"Our top pick of the week by far...Its one of the best games weve played on the platform in a while. iLounge Rating: A-"
- Jeremy Horwitz, iLounge
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TWITTER

"Full stop, Meteor Blitz is the best shooter on the iPhone to date."

"Meteor Blitz- This has it all. Very fun and I am already addicted from the start. Give it a try!"

"sooo addicted to the iphone game: Meteor Blitz - it's just wonderful!"
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Having trouble? Questions? Email us at info@alleylabs.com and we'll respond ASAP!
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FEATURES

- Amazing graphics
- Lighting fast gameplay
- Super responsive controls
- No load times!

- 3 powerful upgradable weapons
- Gravity gun
- 6 stunning worlds
- Arcade and survival modes

- Autosave and instant resume
- Global online leaderboards
- Realtime in-game global ranking
- Original techno soundtrack -or- listen to your own music
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DESCRIPTION

Meteor Blitz has hurtled into the App Store to claim its place atop the mountain of dual-thumb shooters. With responsive controls that are unparalleled in the App Store, Meteor Blitz may well rival its progenitors.

Pilot your ship through worlds that will demand the utmost in reaction time and weapon use. With a plasma gun, flamethrower, and ice cannon at your disposal, plus the unique and indispensable gravity gun, gather rings and purchase upgrades to become a formidable threat to any wandering enemy in your range.

Compete in Arcade or Survival mode for the high score on our global leaderboard that updates in-game, in realtime.

Meteor Blitz is the new, first name in top-down, dual-thumb shooters!

HairyPotter's comments:
It's out!

Version 1.0 - 34,8 MB - 3,99 EUR

06-03-2010, 06:29 PM
#2
Joined: May 2009
Location: The Golden State
Posts: 5,809
Nice!!!

Add me on Steam for TF2: eggzbacon

06-03-2010, 06:59 PM
#3
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 5,765
I'll be very iinterested in how people feel the game controls on the iPad. I have to admit, I have misgivings - not of the game developers - just the shape, size, and weight of the iPad - it is just not that conducive (to me) for dual sticks... But, for a game like Meteor Blitz, I may just have to suffer.....

GameCenter ID : oldestgamer
06-03-2010, 07:05 PM
#4
Great news. I knew it would get approved quickly
06-03-2010, 07:11 PM
#5
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: New Zealand
Posts: 183
Downloading now :-)
06-03-2010, 07:27 PM
#6
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 40
out in AU as well
06-03-2010, 08:02 PM
#7
Joined: May 2009
Location: Bookland
Posts: 3,366
Quote:
Originally Posted by pluto6 View Post
I'll be very iinterested in how people feel the game controls on the iPad. I have to admit, I have misgivings - not of the game developers - just the shape, size, and weight of the iPad - it is just not that conducive (to me) for dual sticks... But, for a game like Meteor Blitz, I may just have to suffer.....
This is what I'd like to know too. The size and weight of iPad led me to think that it'd be difficult to handle dual sticks and platformers.
06-03-2010, 08:21 PM
#8
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 119
Thanks to everyone for your support! Sorry that we don't have enough promo codes for everyone, and especially for the crew that supported us during development.

Promo codes:

W67RM6RP7KLX
EJ343RH63ME4
JPXRHEA7HHWT

Please let me know if there's anything you don't like or would like changed, and we'll try to get it in the next update.

Our next survival tower sim: Zombie Fortress
Zombie Fortress on TouchArcade
06-03-2010, 08:23 PM
#9
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 4,449
EJ343RH63ME4 Thank you
06-03-2010, 08:25 PM
#10
took JPXRHEA7HHWT

Thank you! I'm looking forward to seeing how it controls and will be sure to write a review.