Who: Bane Games
What: Major Update to Battle Group App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch
Where: Brisbane, Australia
When: 15 December 2011
Details: Bane Games today announced a free content update for Battle Group App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The update adds a new survival mode and the ability to use iCloud saving to sync your progress across multiple devices. Battle Group combines the control scheme of Missile Command with classic scrolling shooters such as 1942 to create a unique and intensive gameplay experience.
- All new survival mode: two new levels & ability to hold out for as long as you can against increasingly powerful waves of enemies
- iCloud saving
- Option to turn on or off rasterised screen effects
Availability: The updated Battle Group App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is available from the App Store at http://itunes.apple.com/app/battle-group/id452483055
Pricing: Battle Group is currently 50% off for a limited period of time. Sale pricing is US $0.99 / AUS $0.99 / £0.69 / €0.79.
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More details on Battle Group:
The near future. A pirate conglomeration equipped with the latest military hardware wages an unopposed war of plunder within the vital trade routes of the world. A naval force of modern warships drawn from a unified community of free nations is assembled to meet this growing threat. You are their commander.
Tactical action / modern naval warfare
Fight off waves of air, land and sea based opponents. A simple to use control method lets you get straight into the action.
Use advanced armaments
Control the devastating power of modern naval weaponry that includes anti-air missiles, naval guns and jump jet interceptors.
Customise your fleet
Select from a diverse range of ship types including patrol boats, guided missile frigates, aircraft carriers and more.
Unlock new ships and special abilities
A reward system for exceptional performance allows you to purchase new ship classes. Gain experience in battle to unlock abilities specific to each of these ship classes.
Who are these pirates? What are their true motivations? And is everything as it seems? Uncover the sinister plot as told through the dialogue of veteran video gaming voice actor Bob Carter.
Full game center integration
Earn achievements and dominate the online leaderboards. Check out your battle statistics as you progress through the your naval career.
Researched and developed in consultation with actual ex-serving naval personnel.
More content coming soon
Upcoming expansions include new ship classes, campaign missions, enemies, and multiplayer.