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App description: "Entirely unique, without peer on the app store!" - NoDpad
"Original, intense, addictive, and most of all, fun!" - 148apps

Intense planetary defense arcade action! The Blue planet is in peril - take the fight into your own hands, and blast the evil Red and Green enemies out of the sky with the all-new planet cannon!

Blue Defense: Second Wave builds on the legendary pick-up-and-play gameplay of the original 2008 hit, hailed as an "App Store classic" by many. With game modes ranging from just seconds to several hours, you won't be able to put it down!*

6.8 billion lives hang in the balance... how long can you keep them alive?


"A game that's not to be missed." - TouchArcade

"A brilliantly executed game... Replay value is outstanding!" - AppSmile


Features:
- The planet cannon lets you take out hundreds of enemies at once!
- All-new Gauntlet mode lets you win the game!**
- Infinite-Classic and Infinite-Quickstart modes - last as long as you can!
- Level select mode - practice a level, and earn medals for your skills!
- 74 mode-based global leaderboards!
- Automatic save state - continue your game, even without iOS 4!
- Updated retro art style
- iPhone 4 Retina resolution graphics
- Runs smooth and fast even on the oldest devices

Content:
- Red and Green enemies!
- 24 enemy types!
- 64 all-new levels!
- Over 200 medals to obtain!

Controls:
- Both multitouch and tilt controls available, both can be used simultaneously
- Tilt controls: bullets shoot up, unless there's no gravity where you are
- Multi-target locking: double-tap the screen where you want to continue shooting
- Planet cannon: tap and drag from the planet to aim, release to fire
- Double-tap the planet to pause


* Seriously, there's a guy who told me he'd play it quietly in his pew waiting for church to start!
** It's the only game mode where you can have more than 0 lives at the end...

ImNoSuperMan's comments:

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09-29-2010, 05:19 AM
#2
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 631
Oh yes.... Been waiting for this one!

09-29-2010, 06:04 AM
#3
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: us of a
Posts: 2,824
Universal? Yes.

Definitely will be picking this up.

09-29-2010, 06:10 AM
#4
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 677
I'll grab it as soon as it arrives on the european Store.
09-29-2010, 09:31 AM
#5
I haven't played the original one, but is this basically a touch defense type game?
09-29-2010, 09:34 AM
#6
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 6,899
09-29-2010, 09:56 AM
#7
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: the next whiskey bar
Posts: 5,549
only $0.99 o:
09-29-2010, 10:05 AM
#8
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 1,332
Over 200 medals to obtain!

does this mean GC achievements?

Quote:
Originally Posted by thatusernameistaken
There's this thing they invented way back in the 80's, it's called a "Joke". You may want to look into it...
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09-29-2010, 11:33 AM
#9
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: Canada
Posts: 463
Quote:
Originally Posted by ipod_david View Post
does this mean GC achievements?
Not GameCentre, no - but if we ever do go to GameCentre, or OF, or anything, you bet we'll automatically upload old achievements for you.

Developer, Cat in a Box Games!
Blue Defense: Second Wave! - $2.99
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09-29-2010, 02:11 PM
#10
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 1,332
Quote:
Originally Posted by jakooistra View Post
Not GameCentre, no - but if we ever do go to GameCentre, or OF, or anything, you bet we'll automatically upload old achievements for you.
thanks mister, I think I will go for it then, the videos look really smooth and cool somehow

Quote:
Originally Posted by thatusernameistaken
There's this thing they invented way back in the 80's, it's called a "Joke". You may want to look into it...
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