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Our Rating: ★★★½☆ :: RETRO-NOUVEAU :: Read Our Full Review >>

Fans of Geometry Wars and even old school arcade classics like Asteroids will love playing Meteor Blitz HD, once they get used to the controls.

What's New

This is a major update! Added by popular demand:

- Easy and hard difficulty settings
- Configurable controls
- Smoother gameplay (higher framerate)
- Bigger explosions
- Greatly improved weapons (flamethrower and lasers)

We've also fixed some minor bugs that were affecting a few players.

If you have any problems or suggestions, let us know!

ipad@alleylabs.com

App Description

Apple's "Best of 2009" - The best shooter on the iPhone and iPod Touch, now available on the iPad!
Discover the game that has thousands of people coming back every day!
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FLING - Fling compatible!

http://tenonedesign.com/fling
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zNbYpscv-8
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KILLER FEATURES

- AUTOPAUSE - Your game pauses the instant you take your thumbs off the controls. After you see it in action, you'll wonder why every game doesn't do it!

- AUTOSAVE/INSTANT RESUME - Your game saves automatically whenever you press the iPod/iPhone Home button to quit the game. The next time you play, your game resumes ALMOST INSTANTLY!

- LIVE IN-GAME GLOBAL RANKING - Your global leaderboard ranking appears in the upper-left corner and updates in REAL TIME as your score improves. Now you can see how you measure up without waiting for the game to end!
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IPHONE REVIEWS

5 Stars! "Meteor Blitz is one of the highest quality space shooters we've seen for the iPhone...this one comes highly recommended"
- Arnold Kim, Touch Arcade

5 / 5! "It has the perfect balance of control scheme, graphics and rich gameplay that make this game worth every penny asked."
- Erik Fikkert, AppVee

Must Have! "Meteor Blitz is the complete package in every way. If you want a game with gorgeous visuals, skill-based shooting, perfect controls, online connectivity, and replay value, look no further."
- Shawn Leonard, Slide To Play

Must Have! "Meteor Blitz is the most extensive survival shooter that I have ever played on the iPhone...I cannot emphasize enough how good of a game this is."
- Daniel, No DPad

App of the Week! - "Meteor Blitz is the best top-down space shooter for the iPhone...Meteor Blitz stands at the head of the class as the best by far of its genre."
- Will Raskin, 148Apps

"5 stars (one of the top shooters and recommended for anyone who's even remotely interested; definitely a worthy addition and has enough differences to set it apart from others)"
- Big Albie

"Our top pick of the week by far...It’s one of the best games we’ve played on the platform in a while. iLounge Rating: A-"
- Jeremy Horwitz, iLounge
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TWITTER

"Full stop, Meteor Blitz is the best shooter on the iPhone to date."

"Meteor Blitz- This has it all. Very fun and I am already addicted from the start. Give it a try!"

"sooo addicted to the iphone game: Meteor Blitz - it's just wonderful!"
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Having trouble? Questions? Email us at info@alleylabs.com and we'll respond ASAP!
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FEATURES

- Amazing graphics
- Lighting fast gameplay
- Super responsive controls
- No load times!

- 3 powerful upgradable weapons
- Gravity gun
- 6 stunning worlds
- Arcade and survival modes

- Autosave and instant resume
- Global online leaderboards
- Realtime in-game global ranking
- Original techno soundtrack -or- listen to your own music
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DESCRIPTION

Meteor Blitz has hurtled into the App Store to claim its place atop the mountain of dual-thumb shooters. With responsive controls that are unparalleled in the App Store, Meteor Blitz may well rival its progenitors.

Pilot your ship through worlds that will demand the utmost in reaction time and weapon use. With a plasma gun, flamethrower, and ice cannon at your disposal, plus the unique and indispensable gravity gun, gather rings and purchase upgrades to become a formidable threat to any wandering enemy in your range.

Compete in Arcade or Survival mode for the high score on our global leaderboard that updates in-game, in realtime.

Meteor Blitz is the new, first name in top-down, dual-thumb shooters!

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

June 03, 2010 Initial Release

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