Please Note: Star Horizon requires an iPad2/iPhone 4s/iPod Touch 5 or above.
“Star Horizon stands on its own as a title that is well worth playing. The visual splendor alone would be more than enough to justify the purchase.”
“Star Horizon is a fiery and fitting tribute the likes of Afterburner and Starfox.”
“Star Horizon serves as a showpiece for the iOS platform(…) the controls feel fine-tuned to near perfection.”
“Star Horizon is a slick pulse-raising arcade shooter that evokes many of the best sci-fi space battles in recent cinematic and TV history”
“Best Mobile Game” nominee @Game Connection Paris 2013 / Selected Projects finals
Play as John, a private in the service of the Federation. Focus on amusing story and dynamic battles. Journey through the cosmos, upgrade your ship, make important story decisions and have fun fighting those epic bosses!
• Grab your phone and play instantly. Your screen is your controller (virtual sticks? Yuck!)
• Rescue your friends or obey the orders – follow the storyline and make choices
• Don't get shot - upgrade your ship with in-game currency (no IAP!) and weapons to finish your enemies in multiple astonishing ways
• Follow the relationship between the man and the machine spiced up with amusing conversations and absurd humor.
• Discover a wild variety of spaceships and fleet
• Use your skills to unlock achievements
• Support for game controllers
John doesn't fight to rack up kills or for honor and pride. At least not anymore. He just fights to survive and get the whole thing over with. His ship is controlled by Ellie, an Artificial Intelligence which is programmed to help pilots stay mentally strong throughout the war and which cannot kill human beings.
Federation is about to turn the tide of the war but then things start to go wrong. Ellie puts John into hibernation for 1000 years. Now he will have to discover what really happened and maybe, but just maybe, save the galaxy.
Now you can enjoy Star Horizon in full glory on iPhone X. Discovering the universe was never so easy.
Ratings and Reviews
Good game! But...
GC crashes when you click on achievements button within game. iOS 9.3.4, Air
Nevermind 5 stars
Ok I finally figured out what I was doing wrong. Start at the beginning again to earn credits, buy upgrades, then advance. Game is fun again.
Decent rails shooter
Pretty good on rails shooter. Like that there are now IAPs in it, everything is upgraded via in-game money.
The graphics are good and it is easy to see what are targets versus background ships and other objects.
You also get breaks in combat to make choices during the level to branch off what you want to do, in other words rail path changes.
Only downfall is the voice acting is TERRIBLE and sounds like it was recorded in someones house. I think the word "John" is the new rage in the universe, may as well replace "the" for it as you hear your pilot's name at almost every line of pilot communication. Also, the random VO John gives during dogfights is really irritating.
I recommend it based on price, especially if you want a quick "blow crap up" game. It is not a hard game, and the levels take about 10 minutes to get through.
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- 971.8 MB
Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Apple TV.
English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish
- Age Rating
- Rated 9+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
- © 2014 Tabasco Interactive sp. z o.o.
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