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Our Rating: ★★★☆☆ :: I MISS THE ORGINAL :: Read Our Full Review >>

Contra: Evolution looks better than the original arcade game, but it's hampered with inadequate controls.

What's New

* New Elite Mode!
* New Upgrade System!
* Adjusted upgrade award items.
* Fixed bugs.

App Description

Contra is back!

Contra: Evolution is the first official Contra game for iOS, bringing all of the run-and-gun action of the 1988 original with 21st century graphics and controls to the palm of your hands.

Bill “Mad Dog” Rizer and Lance “Scorpion” Bean are back to business fighting aliens in the jungles of South America--but can you survive one of the hardest games ever? Collect power-ups, unlock new levels and characters, and take on challenges in this arcade blast from the past. With updated HD graphics and future iOS 7 compatibility, get ready for a whole new Contra experience!

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

April 17, 2014 Price Decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
April 17, 2014 New version 1.3.0
December 17, 2013 Price Decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
December 17, 2013 New version 1.2.3
September 26, 2013 New version 1.1.1
June 26, 2013 New version 1.1.0
May 31, 2013 Initial Release

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