iPhone strategy sequel 'Sentinel 2: Earth Defense' now available on the iTunes App Store from Origin8

27 June, London, UK: Origin8 are pleased to announce that their latest iPhone strategy game‘Sentinel 2: Earth Defense’ has been approved by Apple and is now on sale on the App Store for $2.99 or regional equivalent.‘Sentinel 2: Earth Defense’ is the sequel to Origin8’s breakout hit, the acclaimed sci fi tower defense‘Sentinel: Mars Defense’. A full description, screenshots and an official gameplay trailer can be found at http://www.origin8.com/sentinel2.

A brief rundown of what’s new in Sentinel 2:

- Unleash the Sentinel’s incredible ship weapons system– if you’ve got the power to do so…

- Deploy mobile attack drones to harass the enemy and augment static defenses.

- Construct boosters to buff your offense, and upgrade to top-tier towers for devastating special moves!

- Pit yourself against previously unseen members of the star spawned horde.

- Mission mode provides quick tactical challenges. Beat a scenario to earn achievements!

- Full online highscores, achievements, friends and chat using the OpenFeint system

- Exclusive new music written by Specimen A

- Includes the classic features that made‘Sentinel: Mars Defense’ a critical hit.

Get‘Sentinel 2: Earth Defense’ from http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=320388936&mt=8.‘Sentinel: Mars Defense’ is available for $1.99 at http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=305974985&mt=8.

For more news on Sentinel 2 visit the Origin8 forum at http://origin8.com/forum/index.php, or follow Origin8’s twitter: http://twitter.com/origin8.

Thanks for your time, and enjoy the game!

Team Origin8

About us: Origin8 is an innovative new developer specialising in Apple iPhone/iPod Touch and Blackberry software. Founded by industry veterans Jez San&Foo Katan, Origin8's vibrant team is based in Camden, London, UK. For more information see http://www.origin8.com.

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