Ready, set, aim! Headup Games announces Sniper Boy!

Mobile games can have a story too…

Not too long ago in a far distant galaxy there was a planet where only robots lived: BotWorld. The inhabitants of BotWorld lived happily together and all work was done by diligent faithful robots. But one day an unknown virus infected the former peaceful bots and made them go haywire. BotWorld was about to descend into chaos…

Yet there was hope: Sniper Boy - the best sniper robot of the entire planet - was engaged by the government to eliminate the infected robots from a safe distance. Will he succeed to stop the virus before it is too late?

…and can deliver real gameplay

In Sniper Boy you are the little metallic hero who sets out to save BotWorld from destruction. In this tricky logic game you will conquer 50 levels in 5 different settings. You are low on ammunition thus the right timing and good aim are essential. The reflecting walls will aid you eliminate several enemies at once. You will gain advantage by using the different objects in the level. Among them are portals or explosive barrels. Apart from the 50 levels of the campaign there are also 20 extra challenging bonus-levels, which will make your head spin. Try to improve your score to perfection, unlock achievements, post high scores on your Facebook-profile and become the best sniper in the galaxy.


-       The first full reflection sniper robot puzzle shoot’em’up mobile game

-        50 different levels in 5 settings and 20 Bonus-levels

-       Achievements

-       Post your high scores in Facebook

-        Destroyable objects and portals

-        Different types of enemies


Titel:                          Sniper Boy

Platform:             Windows Phone (more mobile platforms being planned)

Genre:                  Puzzle/Adventure

Publisher:            Headup Games

Developer:           ASCII-Artists

Release:               August 2011

About Headup Games

Headup Games GmbH&Co. KG is an independent games publisher located near Cologne in Germany. Together with its partners Headup Games focuses on the contentment of their customers and the best gameplay experience delivered at the fairest price-quality ratio. Since its foundation the company published over 30 SKU’s, including many projects from young, ambitious indie-developers, where much potential and creativity had been seen. The portfolio features high-quality games such as Super Meat Boy, Archon: Classic, The Tiny Bang Story, Trapped Dead and Grotesque Tactics.

Furthermore Headup Games offers to internationally growing companies the possibility to enter the German or European market with an experienced partner on location. One example for this is the well established close collaboration with Futuremark, the world leader for gamers benchmark software, covering amongst others their titles Shattered Horizon and 3DMark11.

Fair and transparent relationships to our developing partners are the basis of our company’s mission statement.

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