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Trick shots galore. While SteamWorld Heist is full of epic shootouts between space robot pirates, the key is to use trick shots to get around defenses and reach your targets.
Epic rewards. After a successful mission, players are rewarded with epic rewards that can include new gear to use on your party, and more currency to spend on upgrades. Get experience and make your team even stronger.
Customize your loadout. Before each mission, you can get a briefing of the objectives and a chance to customize your team loadout. Use this time to equip the best gear for each member so you can take out your foes.
What is it about?
SteamWorld Heist ($6.99) by Image & Form International AB is a turn-based strategy RPG that involves a gorgeous steampunk world filled with Western robot pirates. If you love a good old Western shootout, but love futuristic elements thrown into the mix as well, then you will love what SteamWorld Heist has to offer. For those who are unaware, this is the iOS port of SteamWorld Heist, which first came out on Nintendo 3DS in December 2015, then on Steam for Windows, OS X, and Linux (http://store.steampowered.com/app/322190/) as well as the PlayStation Vita in June 2016.
Why we love it
SteamWorld Heist makes it debut on iOS with beautiful visuals, amazing music, optimized touch screen controls, and challenging randomly-generated levels that never bring the same experience twice.
App Store Description
10/10 - Touch Arcade: "A genuine must-have. Don't miss it."
10/10 - US Gamer: "Everyone should play"
9/10 - Pocket Gamer: "Excellent 2D strategy"
In SteamWorld Heist you command a steam-driven pirate crew in a series of epic tactical shootouts. It's turn-based strategy with an action twist: You manually aim the guns of your robots, allowing for insane skill shots and bullet-bouncing action!
As the captain you will board, loot and shoot your way through enemy spaceships. Overcome the challenges of the vast frontier by upgrading your recruits with unique abilities, weapons - and even stylish hats!
Available languages: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian.
- Strategy focused on skill rather than chance
- Procedurally generated levels
- 15-20 hours of playtime, followed by New Game+
- Kind to newcomers, deep and challenging for veterans
- Soundtrack by Steam Powered Giraffe
Recommended devices: iPhone 5, iPad 2 or any newer iPhone or iPad with iOS 8 or higher.