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stuck on NOVA "auxiliary drives" room

12-13-2010, 04:45 PM
#1
Joined: Dec 2010
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stuck on NOVA "auxiliary drives" room

Hi, I am brand-spanking new to FPS games, but was told I HAD to pick up NOVA on my iPod touch. Anyways, I fear this question may be a little simple, but I have reached the "auxiliary drives" room, and am able to beat the first two waves of aliens (the little green ankle-biters, and the silverish guys), but when the big red guys start to appear I die every time! Is there a way to defend myself against their weapons, or am I just missing something.

-GCC

PS - for the record, I am using the machine gun, but just can't seem to kill them before they kill me.
12-13-2010, 05:55 PM
#2
Joined: Nov 2010
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Posts: 60
Use the shotgun and hide under the stairs.

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12-13-2010, 05:59 PM
#3
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Shoot your thing to freeze them then get close to em with a shotty
12-13-2010, 08:07 PM
#4
Joined: Nov 2010
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Just constantly run round. Whenever you're low on health, just keep moving. In NOVA especially, if you're moving enemies' shots will always miss.
12-14-2010, 01:38 PM
#5
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 2
perfect! This worked like a charm! Thanks so much for all your help (I was able to sort use a combo of everyone's advice to figure it out!).