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There are quite a lot of arcade games which have been revamped for the 21st century but Asteroid 2012 is one of the best for the Android phone or tablet.

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Every now and then, a game comes along that you know it’s worth spending some time on, Asteroid 2012 3D android is one of those games and at just 59p is a bargain download.

There are quite a lot of arcade games which have been revamped for the 21st century but Asteroid 2012 is one of the best for the Android phone or tablet.

It’s a really timeless, classic game full of asteroids and villain aliens.

Unlike the old arcade games with their basic shoot-em-up styles, Asteroid 2012 3D Android has been optimised for Android phones and tablets and with the 3D graphics you get a full-on playing experience, you really could be there, taking part in a war of the worlds.You can control the spaceship with virtual controls or you can use the accelerometer. Especially good for Xperia Play owners is the inclusion of native Xperia controls.

You won’t find it too difficult to get to grips with the aliens as there is loads of upgradeable weaponry to deal with all the aliens and there are lots of different arenas for fantastic gameplay with a brand new UI.Pit your wits and your skills against the very best to win a place on the online leader board.The gameplay is fluid, intuitive and the frame rate is fabulous. It’s a great adaptation of a traditional game with stunning graphics and evocative music.

You might want to play this on your Android phone, or there again, it runs just as well on a tablet or an iPad 2.There’s a fairly big nostalgia market out there and Asteroid is one of those games that will never go out of fashion. It’s been enhanced and updated for modern gameplay and it’s all the better for that.Asteroid 2012 3D from m-spacemedia, the developers behind the hilarious Honeyrun HD, is on sale now at 59p. It’s great value from the Google Play Store and has a large number of satisfied customers who have rated it 4.3 out of five stars.

We’ve been running it on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and it’s performed well. Taken a brief look at it on the Nexus 7 but not had enough time to get to grips with it there to assess what it’s really like, but initially it looks very promising.Asteroid 2012 3D Android reviews on Google Play Store are generally very good and praise the developer for helping with advice and sorting out any play glitches quickly.

5 / 5 stars
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