(3DS)

Nano Assault (3DS)

Game Profile

Stop the deadly Nanostray virus from spreading and contaminating civilization in Nano Assault, a fast-paced action shooter set within a visually stunning cellular system that leaps off the screen in full 3D.

Control your microscopic Nanite ship inside the dangerous virus to fight off infections, navigate through alien cell clusters, battle bosses, and ultimately analyze and destroy the virus’ core to save humanity.

Features:

  • Find, analyze, and destroy the Nanostray virus DNA with your Nanite vessel.
  • Harness the power of multiple weapons:
  • Powerful Beams that lock onto enemies for instant impact;
  • Energetic Bombs explode upon impact and launch devastating projectiles;
  • Spins rotate around enemies in energy-draining orbs
  • Blast your way through 32 twisted cell stages and dark worlds with rugged landscapes that self-adjust in difficulty based on how you play.
  • Battle and defeat extreme bosses including the Black Nucleus, Hyper Blobs, and Spore Plants to collect secondary weapons including lightning chains, electric flashes that destroy everything in close proximity, and the quick and powerful laser.
  • Stunning gameplay aesthetic is set in a distinctive electron microscope inspired world.
  • Ignite purifying blasts to clear infections by collecting power-ups that defeated enemies leave behind.
  • Respawn and clone yourself along the journey to ensure successful missions. AutoSaving is available after each stage or section.
  • Extra features include Missions Mode, an unlockable arcade style cell stage where you must destroy enemies against a time counter trying to get the highest score, and Hall of Fame where you can publish your level scores and compare them with friends.
  • Using the Streetpass feature, you can earn medals or bonus items for having the best score.
  • Detailed enemy encyclopedia lets you unlock information containing strengths, weaknesses, and strategies to defeat them.

Game Review

Review

USA USA Version

Posted by Philip J Reed

Tiny ship, big adventure

There's a new threat to civilization, and this time it's something we can't see: the Nanostray virus, which is deadly enough to serve as an immediate threat to humanity as we know it. The solution? Well, as anyone who's seen Fantastic Voyage (or,...

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User Comments (10)

Kirk

#1

Kirk said:

Looks very nice.

I'd like to see some footage of the game and get and idea of how it plays.

meizme

#5

meizme said:

looks to have a VERY limited number of missions, great concept and great visuals, I'll wait for reviews to see if there are more missions than seen in the videos.

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