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  • Publisher: Origin8
  • Genre: Strategy
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 108.6 MB
  • Version: 2.0.1
  • Price: $0.99
  • Average User Rating: 4.6 (10)
App description: ***** Sentinel 4: Dark Star is now available! Get the series' latest epic installment here on the App Store! *****

The stunning third chapter of the highly acclaimed Sentinel sci-fi tower defense series!

* Metacritic Metascore: 87!
* WINNER: Best App Ever Awards 2010 Best iPad Strategy Game!
* GOLD AWARD Winner: PocketGamer!

* 2nd Place: Best App Ever Awards 2010 Best iPhone Strategy Game!
* Pocket Gamer's Top 10 iPhone games 2010!
* iPhone Quality Index Top 10 iPhone games 2010!
* Know Your Mobile's Top 10 smartphone games 2010!

Take the fight to the alien homeworld and unleash a massive arsenal of weaponry!


* UNIVERSAL build - play on ALL iPhones, iPod Touches & iPads!

* A challenging campaign featuring 20 levels across 14 distinctive & demanding maps!

* A powerful commander mech which can level up and gain new abilities as you play!

* Over 20 unlockable turrets, orbital ship weapons, automated drones and abilities at your disposal!

* IAP offers a new 15 level campaign, new commander, new weapons, new enemies and more!

* Customize your weapon loadout in the Armory to match the demands of the mission!

* Stunning graphics & fx - with full high-resolution Retina Display support!

* Endless modes for all maps with online highscores.

* Classic mode allows you to compete for scores in a pure skill-based game mode.

* Game Center integrated for achievements & score leaderboards!

* Exclusive music by the creators of the Sentinel 2 music - Specimen A.

* Completely reworked and revamped game engine.

Good luck, Commander!


pocketgamer.co.uk - GOLD AWARD
"A game of immense quality, Sentinel 3: Homeworld represents the best of the tower defence genre with both depth and immediate action."

Featured in PocketGamer's Top 10 iPhone Games Of 2010!

"The Tower Defense Game that all TD games will now be measured by."



** Look out for SENTINEL 4: DARK STAR, coming Q3 2014! **

ImNoSuperMan's comments:

iPad Screenshots:
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TA Preview : http://toucharcade.com/2010/11/24/se...ds-on-preview/
11-25-2010, 07:17 AM
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Wow.. It is released. Great. I can play it tomorrow. Another MUST TD in all my devices.

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11-25-2010, 07:19 AM
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Congrats Origin8 for the released! Must buy!

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11-25-2010, 07:21 AM
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I can't believe how excited I am for this game. So sad lol
Can't wait for midnight!!

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11-25-2010, 07:27 AM
Thanks for the thread, INSM

If folks want to know what to expect, they can check out Hodapp's hands on preview here: http://toucharcade.com/2010/11/24/se...ds-on-preview/

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Last edited by Repair Drone; 11-25-2010 at 07:35 AM.
11-25-2010, 07:36 AM
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Haha, congrats on the release!
11-25-2010, 07:40 AM
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Great news I have the first two so this one is a must buy it's easily one of my favourite tower defence games.

I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out
11-25-2010, 07:47 AM
don't like this type of games
11-25-2010, 07:49 AM
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11-25-2010, 07:51 AM
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Originally Posted by pablo6630 View Post
don't like this type of games
I love this type of games

But I'll wait for the ipad version. Any ETA on that origin8?