Coffee Stain Publishing and Easy Trigger have released their acclaimed retro-inspired shooter, Huntdown, for iOS and Android. The game had previously released on PC and console, where it has been extremely well-received, holding a strong Metacritic score of 82 and above, depending on the platform.
Despite the tremendous success the game has received since it launched last year, it was initially going to be a mobile game. Now it's returned to its original platform, and those interested in giving it a try can play through the demo first before having to spend any money on the full version.
If you've missed our previous coverage on Huntdown, it is a side-scrolling shooter where you play as one of three bounty hunters who get paid to keep order in a crime-filled, cyberpunk world. There are twenty levels to battle your way through, each promising a zany boss to overcome.
The game draws heavy influence from the 80s with references to various movie characters aplenty. It also boasts an electro-synth soundtrack to match its cyberpunk aesthetic. You can check out some gameplay in the embedded video above.
Discussing the release of the game, Tommy Gustafsson, Co-Founder and Director of Easy Trigger, said: “It’s amazing to watch Huntdown’s development come full-circle, as we’d always planned for it to be a mobile game from the offset. We’re so glad to be able to bring it home after such a positive reception, and give people the chance to pick up and play wherever they go.”Looking for more excellent action games to play on your phone? Here are 25 of the best available for iPhone and iPad
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