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N.O.V.A. - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD

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IGN’s Action Game of the Year is now available for your iPad! The premier sci-fi FPS on iPad takes full advantage of the device’s capabilities for optimal fluidity and staggering graphics, creating the most impressive gaming experience to date. With Earth no longer able to sustain life, huge artificial satellites called “near-orbitals” were constructed for people to live on. To protect themselves, the near-orbitals banded together to form N.O.V.A., the Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance. Now, a strange threat has emerged from the darkness of space. A Marine ship, reported missing just a week ago, has suddenly reappeared and is headed directly for the near-orbitals, ignoring all communications. Against his will, retired Marine hero Kal Wardin is forcefully returned to active duty to prevent mankind's annihilation. Get ready for unparalleled action on the iPad! iPAD OPTIMIZED CONTROLS - Curve your grenade’s trajectory with the new 2-finger-based throwing move - Perform multiple surgical kills at once with multi-target acquisition - More intuitive than ever, thanks to numerous multi-touch controls on-screen EPIC SINGLE-PLAYER CAMPAIGN - 13 insane levels - 5 environments, from the real to the fantastic: Jungle, snow mountains, spaceship, bunker, and an alien city - 6 weapons: Assault rifle, shotgun, sniper rifle, handgun, rocket launcher and plasma gun – plus grenades & machine gun turrets on certain levels FRANTIC MULTIPLAYER MODE - 1-4 player Deathmatch locally or online on 5 different maps - Play against your friends or the entire world through Gameloft LIVE! - Worldwide leaderboards in the game & on the official website, www.near-orbit-vanguard-alliance.com A TECHNOLOGICAL LEAP - Full 3D rendered environments enhanced by highly detailed graphics - 3 basic control schemes, plus a fully customizable interface - An intense drama enhanced by cinematics and character voices Join the fight for mankind's survival against the aggressive aliens known as Judgers in this immersive space opera. ------------------------------------------ N.O.V.A., the Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, wants you to support the fight! Enlist on Twitter: @NOVA_fps Visit www.near-orbit-vanguard-alliance.com for more information. Also available from Gameloft on the iPad: Asphalt 5, Real Soccer 2010, Modern Combat: Sandstorm, NFL 2010, Dungeon Hunter and Let's Golf!
Release Date: March 31, 2010

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Slide To Play 04/01/10 Review 2 out of 4
Pocket Gamer UK 04/09/10 Review 6 out of 10
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