Strikefleet Omega for iOS and Android Announced

Strikefleet Omega for iOS and Android Announced

  • By: CM Boots-Faubert
  • Posted 18th Jun 2012

Strikefleet Omega

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6waves today announced their upcoming mobile strategy game, Strikefleet Omega, and is putting the recruiting call out to any players willing to defend Humanity against the Hive Queen and her minions.

Developed by Harebrained Schemes, the team behind the acclaimed Crimson: Steam Pirates and the original Shadowrun, Strikefleet Omega is a free-to-play game for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android devices that blends fast-paced alien-eradicating action and tactical real-time strategy. Strikefleet Omega will be available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, and Amazon on June 21st, 2012.

Strikefleet Omega puts players in command of the EEF Retribution and her many squadrons of starfighters. Players must fend off advancing waves of vicious alien enemies by tracing paths for their units, while simultaneously managing mining operations and fleet upgrades. The title is designed with hardcore players in mind, while utilizing the best elements of mobile gaming for an epic space adventure -- with nothing less than the fate of humanity at stake.

Strikefleet Omega features:

-- Hours of gameplay as players defend humanity against relentless alien hordes across 40+ campaign levels

-- Includes Survival Mode, where players lead Humanity's last stand and combat endless waves of the Hive Queen's forces. Combat against new enemies not found in the Campaign Mode

-- A fleet with over a dozen different ships, all with plenty of upgrades available

-- Clever strategies to take on nearly 20 enemy unit types, from small fighters to massive engines of destruction

-- Launching and creating paths for squadrons while engineers mine asteroids for precious warp crystals and man fire devastating area-effect artillery salvos

-- A blend of action and strategy with a simple, intuitive touch screen interface

-- Play a game designed by gamers, for gamers