Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki and his studio Ys Net announced Air Twister, an on-rails shooting game coming exclusively to Apple Arcade. It’s scheduled to release on June 24.
This game follows a young woman named Princess Arch as she fights back against invaders trying to attack her home planet. There are 12 stages throughout Air Twister with 20 different enemy designs and 10 unique bosses. Princess Arch can collect stars along the way to power herself up and unlock new game modes.
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Air Twister will also implement touch controls where players swipe and shoot at the same, and will be compatible with gamepads as well. Additionally, players can compete with others around the world for high scores.
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