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App description: JUMP INTO ACTION AND BECOME A FIGHTER ACE YOURSELF!

* * * * * AotL is my favorite!
* * * * * Lots of action, super controls.

YOU have to show what youre made of as the war over Europe is in full swing.
Fight waves of Axis planes and panzers until you hit the boss enemies the ACES OF THE LUFTWAFFE.

*** THE STORY ***
It is the darkest hour for England. The Axis are sending their best into the Battle of Britain, and only a handful of brave pilots are left to destroy them. Get into your war plane and dont let go of the trigger before each and every enemy has been blown out of the skies! But even if you vanquish the notorious Aces of the Luftwaffe, are you prepared to take the fight to the mainland?

Will YOU foil the occult plans of the Luftwaffe to spread darkness over England?

*** FEATURES ***
- Fight thousands of enemy air planes
- Choose and upgrade your plane and pilot
- Beat super tough bosses
- Fly bombastic missions
- Enjoy mighty power-ups

*** DEV NOTE ***
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Sanuku's comments:


02-14-2013, 02:57 AM
#2
Joined: Sep 2011
Location: England
Posts: 246
I like the style - might take a plunge on this!

02-14-2013, 03:13 AM
#3
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 11,623
Quote:
Originally Posted by coxy View Post
I like the style - might take a plunge on this!
I added two Trailer so you might want to first watch them before you give it a go
02-14-2013, 05:56 AM
#4
Joined: Aug 2010
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 2,723
It just looks so.... average.

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02-14-2013, 06:06 AM
#5
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 11,623
Quote:
Originally Posted by strivemind View Post
It just looks so.... average.
It`s .99 Cent so I really didn`t regret getting it at all
02-14-2013, 06:09 AM
#6
Joined: Aug 2010
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 2,723
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sanuku View Post
It`s .99 Cent so I really didn`t regret getting it at all
Certainly there's nothing wrong with it, and it does look like a solid title, there's just nothing to set it apart from other 1942-styled shmups.

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02-14-2013, 06:19 AM
#7
Joined: Jul 2010
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Posts: 1,391
After being thoroughly disappointed with Sela The Space Pirate, I decided to buy this one.

It really isn't bad at all.
The game is pretty easy initially, but the difficulty does increase. I've only completed the first mission set, it wasn't hard, but it was pretty fun, and for the price, it's very good indeed.

I've played much worse 194x Shmups on my iPad.

One thing it desperately need though, is relative touch.
I really hate it that the plane is sitting right in front of my finger at all times!

There's an upgrade system, you can pay with medals collected in game.
I have bought a few, and so far haven't felt pushed to buy anything with real money, though the option is there.

To unlock new missions you also need to pay, and for me, because I spend on upgrading my plane, I have to replay a mission or two to unlock the next stages.

It'll be interesting to see whether I'll be pushed to pay with real money down the line to continue playing.

Edit:
I forgot to mention the way the game displays damage to your ship by giving the illusion that your screen is cracking up and getting riddled with bullet holes, obscuring your vision.
I actually think that's a very nice touch, and much better than the usual red bar in most other Shmups.

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Last edited by Bytebrain; 02-14-2013 at 06:29 AM.
02-14-2013, 08:38 PM
#8
Joined: Jan 2012
Location: Philippines
Posts: 20,108
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bytebrain View Post
After being thoroughly disappointed with Sela The Space Pirate, I decided to buy this one.

It really isn't bad at all.
The game is pretty easy initially, but the difficulty does increase. I've only completed the first mission set, it wasn't hard, but it was pretty fun, and for the price, it's very good indeed.

I've played much worse 194x Shmups on my iPad.

One thing it desperately need though, is relative touch.
I really hate it that the plane is sitting right in front of my finger at all times!

There's an upgrade system, you can pay with medals collected in game.
I have bought a few, and so far haven't felt pushed to buy anything with real money, though the option is there.

To unlock new missions you also need to pay, and for me, because I spend on upgrading my plane, I have to replay a mission or two to unlock the next stages.

It'll be interesting to see whether I'll be pushed to pay with real money down the line to continue playing.

Edit:
I forgot to mention the way the game displays damage to your ship by giving the illusion that your screen is cracking up and getting riddled with bullet holes, obscuring your vision.
I actually think that's a very nice touch, and much better than the usual red bar in most other Shmups.
The mechanics added in like the upgrading and the damage-level-visuals seem to make this quite unique and totally interesting. Not big into shmups but... Bought.

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02-14-2013, 11:53 PM
#9
It's a fun, entertaining game for the price.. The only problem I have with it is, after every mission restarts you must get all of your power ups, weapons over again.. A bit annoying, other than this, great game to pass the time..
02-15-2013, 04:47 AM
#10
Joined: Jul 2010
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Posts: 1,391
This game just gets better and better.

The second mission set "The Panzer Menace" ramps up the difficulty nicely, and there's quite a variety in what's required of the player, as the game introduce ground targets, Boss fights and at some stages fills the screen to the brim with enemies.

I heartily recommend this game, and recommend anyone buying it to stick with it, even when it seems easy in the beginning.

"To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself, incredible and inconceivable."
Aaron Copland