What's New

New features:
- Dedicated AirPlay support for full screen HDTV display*
- Games saved directly to iCloud so you never lose your data, even if you upgrade to a new device

*Requires an iPad 2 running Apple TV and iOS5.

App Description

The ultimate sci-fi FPS is back! Get ready to step into a whole new level of gaming on your Apple device!

- Meet new enemies with improved AI!
- Master a larger range of weapons & powers
- Much more diversified gameplay: run, shoot, fall, drive a motorbike, pilot a giant mech, and blast a laser
- The more, the merrier, now with up to 10 players in 10 multiplayer maps
- Build a career and rise through the multiplayer leaderboard
- Explore new locations, offering amazing graphics
- Enjoyed the first N.O.V.A. – Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance? Be rewarded with extra bonuses.
IGN: "Using your sci-fi boom-boom is made easier thanks to the gyro, which Gameloft used to great effect."
Pocket Gamer: "N.O.V.A. 2 promises to be the complete iPhone and iPod touch shooter experience."
TouchGen: "Fans of the original are unlikely to be disappointed."
6 years have passed since the events depicted in the first episode.
Humanity is now thrown into a bloody civil war fought on one side by the central government of the Terran Orbitals and the self-appointed Human-Alien Alliance; a new organization with a mysterious origin and agenda. Kal Wardin left active service in N.O.V.A. years ago and now lives among the colonists of the desert planet Scorpius.
But war never spares even the most peaceful places...

- 12 chapters taking you through hostile, yet amazing environments of various Orbitals
- Over a dozen weapons including the Dual Hand Guns, Assault Rifle, Shotgun, Automatic Shotgun, Sniper Rifle, Rocket Launcher, Grenade Launcher, Alien Plasma Gun, Alien Lightning Gun, Alien Laser Gun, Turrets, Frag Grenades and Mines
- 3 special powers: Freeze, Slow Time and Disc for melee combat
- A wide range of enemies with improved AI, for even more intense combats

- 1~10 players online or locally
- 5 modes: Free for All, Team Deathmatch, Capture the Flag, Freeze Tag, and InstaGib
- Ranking & Perk systems
- 10 maps on which to battle it out
- Play against your friends or the entire world through Gameloft LIVE!
- Worldwide leaderboards in the game & on the official website, www.near-orbit-vanguard-alliance.com

If you played the first episode:
- Jump into multiplayer with bonus XP, allowing you access to advanced weaponry
- Unlock a special achievement on Gameloft LIVE!

Enlist on Twitter @NOVA_fps
Visit www.near-orbit-vanguard-alliance.com for more information.

Certain apps allow you to purchase virtual items within the app and may contain third party advertisements that may redirect you to a third party site.

iPad Screenshots

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N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD screenshot 1 N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD screenshot 2 N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD screenshot 3 N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD screenshot 4 N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD screenshot 5

App Changes

  • May 11, 2011 New version 1.1.7
  • February 26, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $6.99
  • February 24, 2011 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $0.99
  • September 18, 2011 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $0.99
  • September 30, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $6.99
  • October 14, 2011 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $0.99
  • October 19, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $6.99
  • November 24, 2011 New version 1.4.9
  • December 22, 2011 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $0.99
  • January 03, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $6.99
  • January 21, 2012 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $0.99
  • January 31, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $6.99