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Our Rating: ★★★★☆ :: SERIAL SLEUTHING :: Read Our Full Review >>

Codename Cygnus is an interactive radio drama that puts players in the shoes of a secret agent, then thrusts them into a handful of classic spy movie scenarios.

What's New

-- episode 7 Signum Cygni
-- episode 8 Holiday Party
-- new achievements
-- bug fixes
-- VoiceOver optimizations
-- new features for the holiday episode

App Description

Cygnus needs you, Agent! The consulate was secretly attacked and the diplomats are now hostages. It appears that a nefarious organization known as TRIDENT and its leader Neptune are now calling the shots. What will you do?

Codename Cygnus is a unique form of entertainment - an interactive radio drama. Use only your ears and voice to play as a secret agent in a fictional world inspired by old time serial radio dramas!

• "Codename Cygnus is a bold stab at truly interactive radio" - Chris Sullentrop, New York Times
• "Part casual game, part interactive audiobook, it’s immersive audio storytelling, lacquered in the delicious intrigue of an old-time spy drama" - David Lumb, Fast Company Labs
• "It’s an interesting concept executed well with amazing production values" - Evan Killham, Cult of Mac
• "It’s one of the most unique games of the year" - Owen Faraday, PocketTactics.com
• "An innovative design approach." - Kosta Andreadis, IGN
• "All you have to do to create a spy in your own image is listen and respond." - Dave Tach, Polygon
• "This game is definitely worth the money." - Alena Roberts, Blind Bargains

-- Enjoy a hands-free interactive story that you control with your voice.
-- Use headphones for a high-quality experience of voice performance, sound effects and music.
-- Designed for compatibility with VoiceOver accessibility options.

With either a spoken word or a simple tap on the screen you can progress through the story in multiple-choice dialogue moments. Your iOS7+ device recognizes your speech (or accepts the tap of a button) to trigger and play the sound file corresponding to your decision. Choose between options to accomplish your mission objectives. Listen to the drama unfold as characters react to your decisions. Be the type of spy that you want to be in a world of action and intrigue!

Get ready to take on the nefarious Neptune, your first nemesis as a secret agent working for the mysterious agency known only as Cygnus. Diplomats are held hostage and it must be the work of TRIDENT - an organization whose passion for environmental causes borders on the fanatic. Can you uncover Neptune's plan and rescue the hostages? Tune in, secret agents, and find out!

Find out the latest news at http://blog.codenamecygnus.com
Follow Codename Cygnus on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CodenameCygnus
Like Codename Cygnus on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CodenameCygnus

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

February 16, 2015 New version 1.3.1
November 14, 2014 New version 1.3
March 08, 2014 New version 1.2.5
February 28, 2014 New version 1.2.4
February 20, 2014 New version 1.2.3
January 16, 2014 New version 1.2.2
November 30, -0001 Initial Release