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Tail Gunner

By Dreadnought Design

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Tail Gunner is an exciting shoot-em-up that places you in charge of the rear gun turret of a B17 Bomber in the skies over war-torn Europe in 1943.

Tail Gunner Reviewed!
Our big news is that Tail Gunner has received a review score of 9/10 on the iPhone App Review website. You can see the review by following the link below:

***** LATEST UPDATES V1.1 *****
Problems with earlier devices now fixed. All should be working now! Please let us know on if anyone is having problems still.

Please also be aware that the graphic detail level of the game is set to low by default. This can be updated to the high-quality graphics seen in the screenshots by going into "Options" and changing "Graphics Detail: Low" to "Graphics Detail: High"
***** LATEST UPDATES V1.1 *****

Tail Gunner is a tilt-controlled game that requires you to simply tilt the iPhone to look at an enemy and a screen touch to automatically target and shoot. It only takes minutes to learn and you'll be racking up high scores in no time at all.

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Tail gunner is rendered in 3D and uses an advanced Physics Engine so it is a very realistic experience. The game is designed to be played whenever you have a few minutes spare and can even be played one-handed.

Once you have started your chosen mission, you will have to defend yourself against the latest and most secret weapons the Luftwaffe can throw at you including secret rocket-powered manned missiles!

To complete your mission, you must fight off the enemy planes until you reach your intended target and the bomb aimer can do his job.


* "Intelli-tilt" Artificial Intelligence enemy targeting. It's like the iPhone is reading your mind
* 3D Graphics and stylish art-deco visuals
* Comprehensive training mission teaches you everything you need to know
* Very quick to learn, very hard to master gameplay
* Multiple enemy planes and flight modes
* High score recording for every mission
* 12 missions to choose from
* Dramatic orchestral music
* Exciting sound effects

****** COMING SOON ******
- New Levels
- New Enemies
- New Ally Planes
- More "Easter Eggs"...

Look out for a new feature voting section on out website - coming soon.
****** COMING SOON ******

What's New in Version 1.1

-Updated graphics engine to provide support for older generation devices.
-New online support functionality.
-New user registration functionality.

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Tail Gunner
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  • USD 0.99
  • Category: Games
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.1
  • Size: 40.9 MB
  • Language: English
  • Developer:
Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Frequent/Intense Cartoon or Fantasy Violence

Compatibility: Requires iOS 2.2.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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