Chillingo and Traplight Games are proud to announce brand new updates to the popular arcade platform shooter, The Hero. To celebrate the update, the price has been lowered to $.99 for a limited time and fans of The Hero also have a chance to win officially branded items from this crime-blasting adventure!

Updated Game Features Include:

    <*>A restructured campaign featuring rebuilt levels with better gameplay flow and pacing. <*>Civilian characters now shout at The Hero and levels are split into waves. <*>3 Brand New Mini-games: <*>Asteroids– Defend the city by breaking Asteroids into pieces or exploding them. Old school Style! <*>Bomb Run– Features a hectic race against time and some heavy flying explosives <*>High-Fiver– Go for the record of the longest high-five streak possible and gain fame across the land.
    <*>New Bonus for High-Five Streaks <*>Two New Awards– Spy Hunter&Pigeon Puncher <*>Birds on the Roof! <*>Improved Score Summary Screen <*>Myriad of New Sounds Added <*>Now Supports 180-Degree Display Rotation <*>Revised Menu Character Graphics <*>New Music Menu
*Promo Codes are available for review (in case you missed the flashy hero a few months ago!)

FAN CONTEST -- Chillingo and Traplight Games are holding a contest for all fans of The Hero’s!

1. Players must play the New Asteroids mini-game and compete for the highest score.

2. Players must take a snapshot of their highest score and submit it to ''

3. The contest starts TODAY and ENDS on August 19.

4. The top 3 scoring players will win prizes.


Grand Prize: A snazzy, one-of-a-kind action figure of The Hero himself along with branded button and coffee mug + an official certificate touting you as the best player ever along with a Chillingo prize pack of games.

First and Second Prizes: Winners receive The Hero branded coffee mugs, buttons, official participant certificate along with a Chillingo prize pack of games.

*Chillingo prize pack contain games at company's discretion

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