Factsheet

Developer:
Playing With Giants
Based in United Kingdom

Release date:
9th April, 2015 (iOS)

Platforms:
Apple App Store (April 9th)
Steam - PC

Website:
playingwithgiants.com

Regular Price:

USD$2.99
EUR€2.99
CAD$3.49
GBP£2.29

Description

Power-Up is a retro-modern shoot-em-up inspired by the classic of the genre. Spanning vibrant locations to a monster soundtrack, Power-Up thrusts the player into battle with a diverse range of fighters, freighters and titanic level guardians.

History

After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Power-Up was created for XNA and Steam by one-man indie dev machine Mike Hanson of Psychotic Psoftware. Now, Power-Up is now brought to iOS devices by Playing With Giants, a U.K. indie development company comprising of three expereinced game developers.

Features

  • An intense and challenging shoot-em-up inspired by the classics of the genre
  • Take on fighters, freighters and titanic level guardians as you exact revenge on Earth's enemies
  • An original soundtrack, vibrant locations and stunning visuals.
  • Journey to the core of an alien world through five chapters of intense spaceship shoot-em-up action.

Videos

iOS Trailer YouTube

iOS App Preview YouTube

Steam trailer YouTube


Images

download all screenshots & photos as .zip (14MB)
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download logo files as .zip (1MB)
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Selected Articles

  • ""Buy it now, thank me later.""
    - James Buckingham, Geek Pride
  • ""a classic of its time" - 5/5"
    - Phil Kowalski, Xboxer 360

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Power​-​Up - The Soundtrack
Original Score by Mike Hanson psychoticpsoftware.bandcamp.com.


About Playing With Giants

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Playing with Giants are an independant games company based in the U.K. We make games out of sticks, elastic bands and bits of lint.

More information
More information on Playing With Giants, our logo & relevant media are available here.



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