If you missed it, on Wednesday Gridrunner Girl was released for Windows Phones. It’s an arcade space shooter that is ridiculously good, and now it’s available in a free/ad based version. To give you a sense of the quality of this game here are some of the reviews users have left behind for the paid version:
Amazing game! Shows the potential of windows phone 7..love it!
This should set the standard for games to come
Great game!Better than most games that cost a lot more!Well worth the money!
Here’s the direct download link so you don’t need to keep reading cause I’m telling you, it’s a game you’ll want to download.
Back to it, here’s the complete description of what you get for free:
Classic arcade space shooter action meets modern 3D cel-shaded graphics! You are a Gridrunner, and it is your job to patrol the hostile borderlands, clearing the region of enemy combat units.
This is the FREE, ad-supported version of Gridrunner Girl and contains the full game with no limitations. Enjoy!
-30 levels of classic, pulse pounding arcade space shooter action
-Modern cel-shaded 3D graphics done in an anime art style
-Driving, edgy soundtrack that keeps pace with the action
-Massive big boss battles and mini boss battles
-Almost 2 dozen enemy types and obstacles, each with several different attack patterns
-Increasingly difficult stages with bonus rounds
-Online leaderboards (can be filtered by daily, weekly, overall)
-2 game modes: Arcade and Survival – each with independent leaderboard
-Save your progress at any time
-Virtual joystick and accelerometer support
This is available as a free version for the US only right now. The paid version has a small hitch in a few countries that use floating point numbers and that update will be pushed out on Monday or so and then an update to the free version will follow shortly for international users once an international ad system is determined.