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Tuesday, August 10, 2010

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Star Shipping Coming Soon To Macs
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | 1 comment

Corbomite Games has announced development of a new commerce strategy game, Star Shipping Inc. The game is expected to be available in September 2010 for iPhone and iPad, with Mac and Windows PC versions following soon after. In Star shipping Inc. players take the role of the captain of a cargo ship traveling between star systems to trade goods and commodities and eventually become the richest captain in the galaxy.

“I’ve wanted to do an iPhone game ever since I first laid my hands on this wonderful device” said Oded Sharon, CEO of Corbomite Games “and especially now with the iPad and the new iPhone 4, it seems like a much more exciting time for independent game developers to reach out to new audiences which we haven’t had access to only a couple of few years ago. Now, we are able to produce high quality products, featuring high production values with stunning graphics and original musical soundtrack that are available in the palm of your hand”.

Travel to new and exciting planets, encounter multiple type of enemies like space pirates, monsters and others, fly solo or protect your cargo by hiring defense drones. Receive groundbreaking and exciting news at the end of each turn that dramatically effect the next turn’s outcome. A dozen of random events that can occur during travel will make you think twice before take chances and increases the fun experience with a high replay value.

Star shipping features high resolution beautiful space backdrops, planets, aliens, nebulae, space ships, items, and characters. The game includes an in game store where you can buy upgrades to your ship in order to increase performance and get a higher score. For example, you can buy upgrades to get more speed, strength, or resilience. The game also features a bank where you can keep your savings and where you can loan cash in times of need.

Star shipping and will have both a standard version and an HD version available for iPhone and iPad. The game will also include unique features for each platform , for example, a use of the iPhone’s accelerometer.
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