The development process for Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense was a real challenge since we needed to simultaneously develop a fluid simulation engine, an open path tower defense game as well as a completely new RPG inspired experience points system
Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) September 22, 2009
ICS Mobile announced today that Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense™ is now available for the iPhone™ and iPod® touch. Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense™for iPhone and iPod touch brings several new layers to the Tower Defense genre by incorporating RPG and RTS elements into a water based environment supported by the company's AWS™ Fluid Simulation Engine. Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense contains hundreds of hours of gameplay which will be prolonged by regular maps and specials updates.The studio also annouced that as a special offer, Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense is available for the introductory price of $2.99 for the first 48 hours before it moves to its standard price of $4.99.
"The development process for Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense was a real challenge since we needed to simultaneously develop a fluid simulation engine, an open path tower defense game as well as a completely new RPG inspired experience points system," said Joe Bayen, CEO at ICS Mobile.
Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense for iPhone and iPod touch includes a variety of unique features such as a "Turret Targeting System" which gives players the freedom to micromanage each individual turret during gameplay as well as a "Skills Tree System" which unlocks a variety of weapon specials ranging from missile barrages,B52 air raids and Tsunami waves to the unique "Touch-guided" satellite laser attack and accelerometer-controlled storm special.
"Our main objective was to reinvigorate the tower defense genre by bringing a more intense and engaging gaming atmosphere to players", said Andrew Zeck lead programmer on Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense."We wanted to provide players with a multitude of tactical elements which will give them the freedom to personalize their game strategy."
A social gaming environment was also embedded within the application with a full integration of Facebook Connect. Nonetheless, ICS Mobile will also remain fully engaged with its gaming community through the Navy Patrol game forum. The forum is designed to be an exchange platform where Navy Patrol enthusiast can share their gaming experience as well as game tips and scores. The game forum will also provide a direct connection to ICS Mobile's development team which welcomes feedback as well as suggestions for new maps and specials for upcoming game updates.
Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense is the first installment of the Navy Patrol series, the studio states that each upcoming titles will use the AWS engine as a core platform, however each game will possess its own distinctive strategic theme and gameplay.
Navy Patrol:Coastal Defense for the iPhone and iPod touch is now available worldwide via Apple's App Store for $2.99 for the first 48 hours and $4.99 thereafter. For more news, updates and forums,please visit http://www.navypatrolcd.com
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About ICS Mobile, Inc.:
Located in Santa Monica, California, ICS Mobile is an iPhone development studio which focuses on location-based and server-based applications as well as gaming, productivity and lifestyle mobile applications. The company enjoys strong partnership in a variety of industry ranging from NBC Universal Inc in the media arena to The M-Train team on the fitness front.
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