Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD

Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD

1,000,000 - 5,000,000 downloads

Pros
  • Technically outstanding
  • Compelling storyline
  • Wise use of freemium formula (free core+DLCs)
Cons
  • No complaints.
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Expert's Review
9.2
Awesome

"Are you a self-aware lifeform?"

Reviewed by / Jul 26, 2013

An open world 3D shoot'em-up

Galaxy on Fire is a superb space-opera adventure game, period. Although it should be strictly considered a 3D shoot'em-up, the vast amount of ships, upgrades and, oh at last, characters and hours of storyline, makes of it something special seldom seen before even on consoles and PCs. We should start considering some mobile videogames as videogames in all its magnitude.

3D graphics are gorgeous, but the best part are the smooth animations and the beautiful voice-overs, so put your headphones on and don't take your eyes off the screen because it's a real luxury to see how enemy ships burn in flames and how shields react to incoming attacks, just to name a few of the wonders that would make cry a Nexus 5 near the Tannhauser Gate.

Storyline, much like any good oldie sci-fi pulp story, is about a bounty hunter with good heart, a ship malfunctioning and a handful of lovely cliches that make sense to an unfolding and enthralling story.

Requires more than 900Mb of additional download and a brief while to check and extract files. In addition, there are up to five extra downloadable chapters with literally tons of new stuff regarding ships, weaponry and even new ways to trade goods and new chapters to the plot. The core game can be played for free, these add-ons must be payed separately and range from $1 to $9. It supports ten different languages, two difficulty levels and controls via either on-screen joypad or accelerometer, as your prefer

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Developer's original description available here
[ The eagerly anticipating "All Android" version of Deep Silver FISHLABS' genre-defining 3D open space shooter -- including the extensive Valkyrie™ and Supernova™ expansions! ]

# # # AN UNPRECEDENTED OUTER SPACE ADVENTURE # # #
Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD is the fully optimized Google Play version of Fishlabs’ multi-award-winning space combat and trading simulation. With cutting-edge 3D graphics, an unprecedented depth of gameplay and 10+MM installs over all kinds of mobile platforms, the title is rightfully considered a benchmark of sci-fi gaming on smartphones and tablets by fans and media alike!

# # # A CONTINUOUS STREAM OF NEW ADVENTURES # # #
In the game, you take over the role of the hot-headed space war veteran Keith T. Maxwell and save the galaxy from its impeding destruction by the hands of devious alien raiders, ruthless space pirates and power-crazy madmen! Besides the 10+ hours campaign of the main game, you can also take on two additional adventures by unlocking the extensive story add-ons Valkyrie™ and Supernova™. Granting exclusive access to tons of new missions and content, they are available via in-app purchase and can be enjoyed right away, no matter how far you’ve progressed in the main storyline!

In addition, you can also buy various credit packs and purchase your own space station, the infamous Kaamo Club, in order to stock valuable goods and park or even pimp your favourite space ships.

# # # TRUST THE MEDIA # # #
The international press loves Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD and says “that currently there is no other game on Android that could rival GOF2 in terms of complexity” (Chip.de) and that it “takes mobile gaming to a whole new level with its amazing details and rich gameplay” (AndroidPolice.com).

# # # TRUST THE FANS # # #
The fans have given Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD thousands of 5-star ratings! According to them, it resembles “Elite on the Commodore 64, but with amazing graphics” (E.K. Hartley) and is “so addicting, I played for an hour and it felt like 15 minutes” (S. Wickstrom).

# # # HUNDREDS OF UNIQUE FEATURES # # #
• Achievements and leaderboards via Google Play game services (GPGS)
• A vast galaxy with over 30 star systems and more than 100 planets and space stations
• More than 50 customizable spaceships and hundreds of different weapons systems, power-ups and commodities
• A unique mixture of story-driven, mission-based and sandbox gameplay
• High-quality visuals including detailed 3D models, hi-res textures and breath-taking Special FX
• 3D sound, orchestral soundtrack and full voice-acting
• Action Freeze™: Take screenshots from any perspective and save them onto your device
• Full support of the differing resolutions and capabilities of 200+ Android-powered smartphones and tablets

# # # JOIN THE COMMUNITY # # #
Get in touch with thousands of other Galaxy on Fire 2™ fans through our official website, forums and social media profiles! We’re looking forward to hear from you!

Official Galaxy on Fire Homepage - http://www.galaxyonfire.com/
Official Galaxy on Fire Newsletter - http://bit.ly/gof2-newsletter
Official Fishlabs Homepage - http://www.fishlabs.net/
Official Fishlabs Forums - http://forums.fishlabs.net/en
Official GOF2 HD Trailer - http://bit.ly/gof2-hd-trailer

Like GOF on Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/galaxyonfire
Like us on Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/fishlabs
Follow us on Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/fishlabs
Check us out on YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/fishlabsgames

# # # HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS # # #
Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD requires Android 3.0 or higher (i.e. Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich or Jelly Bean).

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Comments and ratings for Galaxy on Fire 2™ HD
  • (70)

    by michelvilleneuves2 on 07/08/2013

    doesn't work on Xperia Tablet Z (not compatible with the device)

  • (70)

    by Richard Slinkard on 22/06/2014

    I paid for the full content. It will not download. Company will not respond to my email. Stay away from them. They will steal your money.

  • (70)

    by John-Mark Tasker on 22/06/2014

    Great app and recommend to all starwars fans. One BIG problem though is that it keeps crashing!

  • (70)

    by Renata Rakaczki on 22/06/2014

    I am unfortunately not left handed. If it would be possible to swap the left and right control knobs, it would be 5 stars. It is rather painful as it is.

  • (70)

    by keith bettes-finck on 22/06/2014

    Best game ever!!!!!!!!! If you don't play GOF2, you are missing out on life my friends.

  • (70)

    by Casey Parchem on 22/06/2014

    Fun game to kill time with. Keeps you wanting more.

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    by Iliyan Dimitrov on 22/06/2014

    Guess