Icarus-X by The Quadsphere (Universal)
Released: Apr 16, 2010
Version: 1.9.6
Size: 20 MB
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The Quadsphere
Join over 1 million players in the #1 Arcade game!

Icarus-X is a Full 3D Vertical Shooter, featuring fast paced action, epic boss battles, challenging achievements, downloadable replays and the mandatory online leaderboards!
Icarus-X is now Universal and supports Retina Display, Game Center and the new iPhone 5.

Icarus-X features downloadable replays so that you can enjoy watching the best players in the world turn the game inside out and pull out gigantic high scores!
There is also a Slow-Motion Pratice Mode to learn the more difficult patterns at your own pace.

Friendly advice: Stay focused on your ship and enemies, as the fast-scrolling backgrounds may cause nausea (and staring at the landscape while fighting a war is never a good idea) .


Features include:

* Retina Display
* Game Center (iOS 4.1 and higher)
* Full 3D environments and ships
* Fast paced action
* Simple and intuitive controls
* Online leaderboards
* Downloadable replays
* Slow-motion practice mode
* Epic boss battles
* 4 Challenging modes
* Achievements and Unlockables
* Choose between your iPod music or the game's upbeat soundtrack


"Graphics are top notch, controls are plainly intuitive" - gizmodo.com (featured in Best Apps of the Week)

"Highly recommended" - shmup.com

"A polished little gem of a game" - allaboutthegames.co.uk (4/5)

"It will make you feal like a 'pro' in no time" - appspy.com (4/5)

Top 10 iPhone Apps And Games May 2010 - areacellphone.com


Watch the trailer and more on the official website : http://icarus-x.com

Learn from the best players in the world: Icarus-X All-Stars http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mEFYLZRNdXQ

Follow us on Twitter : http://twitter.com/TheQuadsphere

Join us on Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/Icarus.X.Game

What's new in version 1.9.6
Fixed a bug on devices running iOS 5.x
Screenshot #1 (iPhone)
Our verdict: Ok
  • ➜ Icarus-X is a highly rated app (4-star).
  • ➜ It is currently 40% off its regular price.
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