B-Squadron v1.60: iOS Arcade Shooter – Ready for iCade Game Controllers!

Meriel, France – R2MobileStudio is pleased to announce the release of B-Squadron : Battle for Earth 1.60 for iOS, an update to their arcade shooter developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. This release introduce the support for iCade game controllers.

The Story : In April 1970, a military satellite has just located a mysterious asteroid heading straight for the Moon. Impact will be preceded by a meteor shower. The Apollo shuttle is sent on a mission to the Moon to study this phenomenon and to collect precious minerals contained in the meteorites. The events that are about to unfold will forevermore alter the future of mankind.

B-Squadron is an arcade game (vertical scrolling shoot’em up) brimming with action. You’ll be fighting terrifying enemies on board several vessels, including the mythical Apollo shuttle. The game’s 3 successive universes offer magnificent original settings and numerous adversaries. Share your best scores and your achievements with the community using the Game Center. The original score is the creation of famous composer Jason Graves, to whom we owe the musical themes of console game like Dead Space, Resistance Burning Skies and Might and Magic.

R2MobileStudio is a small, independent French studio consisting of one developer and a host of external consultants who are called in when the projects require their services (graphic designer, musicians, and more.) B-Squadron was conceived and developed by Regis RIGAL with graphics by Gregoire de Gevigney, score by Jason Graves and special sound effects by Clark Crawford.

Feature Highlights:
* 11 increasingly difficult levels
* 3 graphically different universes
* Numerous weapons and bonuses
* Numerous enemies and bosses
* 5 options for piloting the ship (Arcade iCade, direct touch, relative touch, tilt, and virtual joystick)
* 3 levels of difficulty
* Universal application (iPhone/iPod touch/iPad)
* French and English versions
* Integration of the Game Center (online Rankings and Achievements)
* Superb original musical score by Jason Graves

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 4.3 or later
* Universal app optimized for display on all iOS devices

Pricing and Availability:
B-Squadron : Battle for Earth 1.60 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. A free Lite version is also available.

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