Brace for impact in this esteemed sci-fi shoot’em up
featuring upgradable weapons, an electrifying soundtrack
and epic boss battles
Düren, Germany – July 20th 2022 – Headup and com8com1 Software are thrilled to announce that their critically acclaimed shoot’em up, Rigid Force Redux, will be taking flight for Android devices on August 11th. After receiving positive reviews on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, Rigid Force Redux is on its way to set a new high score on Google Play for Android handsets.
Blast off into the treacherous depths of space as you side scroll your way to victory, accompanied by an electrifying synthwave soundtrack, stunning environments and lovingly hand-crafted 3D models. Rigid Force Redux offers you the ability to arm your fighter with numerous upgradeable weapon systems and supplemental Force Shards, dealing devastating firepower to your foes! Gear up for a multitude of battles against huge swarms of enemies, heavy gunships, laser wielding mechs and giant alien creatures that will test your mettle to the max. Every enemy has its own unique and challenging strategies, from the tiniest creature up to the largest boss.
In Rigid Force Redux your story takes place around the planet Therra where you are part of a military space organisation fleet called UPFF (United Planet Freedom Forces). Your task is to take on combat missions to protect allied planets, with assistance on your journey provided by artificial on-board intelligence of the Rigid Force Alpha, PSYE. PSYE acts as an advisor as you undertake your voyage among the stars. If after all that, you’re still gunning for more, try the challenging Arcade and Boss Rush Modes, defend your ranking in the global leaderboards and grab all 40 achievements.
“After the phenomenal response from the media and players about the initial release of Rigid Force Redux, we are very excited to announce that we are bringing the title to Android,” said Marcel Rebenstorf, founder of com8com1 Software. “We are certain you are going to have fun with countless hours of shooting action!”
Headup is a hybrid games publishing and development company providing players worldwide with the best content in the independent gaming sector. Established in 2009, it is active on all major platforms such as consoles, mobile devices and PC, and was awarded as “Best Publisher” at the German Developers Awards in 2012, 2013, 2017 and 2019. Since February 2021, Headup is part of the Thunderful Group based in Gothenburg, Sweden.
com8com1 is an independent game developer based in the Metropolitan Region of Hannover, Germany, and founded by industry veteran Marcel Rebenstorf, who previously worked at Ubisoft Blue Byte on AAA brands ANNO and Might and Magic Heroes Online. They closely collaborate with artists and industry experts, known and praised for their contributions to hits like Golden Sun, Time Splitters 3, Burnout 3, Heart & Slash and Elliot Quest. As a passionate indie studio, they aim to establish themselves as experts in creating rich and engaging games that you will love playing.