[Gamasutra rounds up the latest news in the world of App Store gaming, featuring standout releases like Bug Princess 2, Gunman Clive, Cannon Cat, and Five A Day.]
- Cave's Bug Princess 2 Debuts For iPhone And iPad
A port of the arcade shoot-'em-up Mushihimesama Futari
, Bug Princess 2
features touch screen-optimized controls and multiple gameplay modes.
- Stylish Wild West Platformer Gunman Clive Launches For iOS
developer Bertil Horberg has released Gunman Clive
, a self-described 'generic old school sidescroller' for iOS that nevertheless makes a strong impression with its sketch shaded visuals."
- Acclaimed Baseball Management Franchise Out Of The Park Hits App Store
Out of the Park Developments' iOOTP Baseball 2012 Edition
boasts current real-world rosters, along with a selection of historical simulated seasons and fictional scenarios.
- Trailer: Cannon Cat
expands on a gameplay mechanic featured in Rare's Donkey Kong Country
series, adding a dash of aerial acrobatics and a number of new gameplay features."
- Save Your Post-Apocalyptic Band In Nuclear Hipster For iOS
"Developed solely by Chad Doriguzzi in 5 months using the Unreal engine, Nuclear Hipster
features numerous levels filled with environmental puzzles and 'bear-sharks.'"
- Jeff Minter Reveals iOS Pro-Fruit Propaganda/Shooter Five A Day
"Gameplay offers a mix of Konami's arcade classic Time Pilot
and the cell phone favorite Snake
, with tons of fruit thrown in for good measure."