Posted by Mary Ann Neder | Nov 25, 2011 | 0
Atari, one of the world’s most recognised publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, announced today that Asteroids®: Gunner™, developed by Fluik Entertainment, has been updated in the App Store and now includes multiplayer features, among several other updates. Players can now compete with friends in an all-new Challenge Mode, a turn-based multiplayer mode, for high scores and bragging rights, or strive to reach top place on OpenFeint leaderboards. Also included was an update to increase the rate at which Crystals, which unlock upgrades, are awarded.
Experience the new competitive features by updating Asteroids: Gunner on your iOS device or downloading the game for free from the App Store: http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/asteroids-gunner/id474572720?mt=8&at=10laCd
Asteroids: Gunner features:
Three galaxies to explore and conquer, with 150 waves of asteroids and alien warships to obliterate
Dual-stick controls for firing and movement, perfect for non-stop blasting action
Access to three unique space crafts to pilot: the Miner, the Bomber and the Dart
Legions of power-ups and upgrades to customize your ship and turn it into an unstoppable force
Earn Crystals and purchase Space Bucks to unlock new galaxies and powerful upgrades
An extensive achievement system that lets you earn ranks… and bragging rights
Challenge Mode, a turn-based multiplayer mode in which players compete against friends
OpenFeint and Game Center integration
Posted by Mary Ann Neder | Nov 14, 2011 | 0
The legendary Asteroids evolves for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch. Atari’s Asteroids: Gunner is an entirely evolved version of the 1979 arcade classic, Asteroids. Available as a free download for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, players take on the role of the Gunner on his journey across the galaxies in search of valuable cosmic crystals.
Posted by Mary Ann Neder | Nov 07, 2011 | 0
On the heels of the recent discovery of Asteroid 2005 YU 55 (click for Reuters story), Atari scientists today identified yet another massive cluster of asteroids propelling towards planet Earth, anticipated to impact the App Store soon. Quick to lay claim to the discovery, Atari revealed that it is scrambling its top-secret fighter spaceship, dubbed “Gunner,” to neutralize the threat. The Gunner spaceship has been undergoing state-of-the-art upgrades since 1979, when it was last seen in action, and will take flight once again on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices in the free-to-play, dual-stick action shooterAsteroids®: Gunner, coming soon.