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N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance

N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance


  PUBLICATION DATE OF REVIEW SCORE REVIEW LINK
us Slide To Play 17 Dec 2010 10 Read the review
gb Know Your Mobile 17 Dec 2010 10 Read the review
gb Apps Magazine 26 Jan 2012 10 Print only
us AppVee 14 Jan 2011 10 Read the review
de iReviewT 20 Dec 2010 10 Read the review
us AppSpy 16 Dec 2010 10 Read the review
us 148Apps 22 Dec 2010 9.4 Read the review
fr Pocket Gamer France 07 Mar 2011 9.0 Read the review
us Macworld 31 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
gb TouchGen 19 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
fr HiTPhone 17 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
gb BDM 2012 Apps Magazine 28 Nov 2011 9.0 Print only
gb Pocket Gamer 16 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
us GameDynamo 17 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
de iPlayApps 02 Jan 2011 9.0 Read the review
us AppSmile 23 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
us AppGamer 19 Jan 2011 9.0 Read the review
us Gamezebo 31 Dec 2010 9.0 Read the review
us IGN Wireless 16 Dec 2010 8.5 Read the review
fr Jeuxvideo.com 17 Dec 2010 8.5 Read the review
us AppStorm 07 Mar 2011 8.0 Read the review
us Appolicious 28 Mar 2012 8.0  
fr Application iPhone 24 Dec 2010 8.0 Read the review
us App Store Review 17 Apr 2014 8.0
Read reviews
gb TheSixthAxis 22 Dec 2010 7.0 Read the review
APP STORE SUMMARY
The ultimate sci-fi FPS is back! Get ready to step into a whole new level of gaming on your Apple device!

Pocket Gamer - 9/10 + Gold Award: "Without question, it's the finest first-person shooter on iPhone and iPod touch to date, replacing its predecessor with sharper action, killer graphics, and the best multiplayer experience around."
IGN - 8.5/10 + Editor's Choice: "The controls are smooth, which helps so much when the action gets furious."
The AppEra: "N.O.V.A. 2 is simply the BEST FPS on the App Store right now. Go get it, now."
TouchGen: "Intense and highly addictive."
iLounge: "It’s hard to find a game with this much content and intensity at any price."
148apps: "N.O.V.A. 2 really does feel almost console worthy."
App Advice: "The best online multiplayer around with quick connection, and ten player battles."
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BETTER, FASTER, STRONGER!
- Meet new enemies with improved AI! Volterites’ new tactics make the gyroscope controls ideal
- 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, fully optimized for the Retina display
- Enjoyed the first N.O.V.A. – Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance? Be rewarded with extra bonuses.

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...

AN UNPARALLELED SINGLE-PLAYER CAMPAIGN:
- 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

INTENSE MULTIPLAYER MODES:
- 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

EXCLUSIVE REWARDS FOR VETERAN PLAYERS
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!

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JOIN THE FIGHT WITH MANY OTHER FANS!
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.
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OTHER GAMES & APPS FROM GAMELOFT
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Quality Index
9.0
Based on
25 reviews
Publisher: Gameloft
Formats(s): iPodTouchourthGen, iPhone5, iPadMini, iPad23G, iPadFourthGen4G, iPad2Wifi, iPadWifi, iPadMini4G, iPhone5s, iPhone5c, iPodTouchThirdGen, iPad3G, iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G, iPadFourthGen, iPhone-3GS, iPhone-3G, iPod-touch-with-mic, iPhone, iPod-touch
Genre(s): Games, Entertainment, Action, Adventure
Filesize: 580MB
Age rating: 12+
App version: 1.1.7
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APP ACTIVITY
30 Jan 2012
 
$0.99 to $6.99
21 Jan 2012
 
$6.99 to $0.99
02 Jan 2012
 
$0.99 to $6.99
20 Dec 2011
 
$6.99 to $0.99
18 Oct 2011
 
$0.99 to $6.99
13 Oct 2011
 
$6.99 to $0.99
29 Sep 2011
 
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29 Sep 2011
 
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16 Sep 2011
 
$6.99 to $0.99
06 Jul 2011
 
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02 Jul 2011
 
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11 May 2011
 
Version: 1.1.7
15 Feb 2011
 
$0.99 to $6.99
14 Feb 2011
 
$6.99 to $0.99
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