‘POCKET STARSHIPS’ THE SPACE COMBAT MOBILE MMO ADDS NEW ENEMIES, MISSIONS AND EQUIPMENT IN HUGE ‘HIVESPAWN’ EXPANSION
A NEW DEADLY ENEMY RACE AND WEAPONS ADDED TO THIS MASSIVE UNIVERSE PLAYABLE IN REAL TIME ACROSS PC AND MOBILE
SPYR Inc. is excited to announce that the space combat-filled, massive online, cross platform universe of ‘Pocket Starships’ will expand even further with the ‘Hivespawn’ update launching today.
The massive multiplayer online (MMO) F2P gaming experience ‘Pocket Starships’ allows gamers to simultaneously play together across iOS, Android, Kindle and PC building their ships to take part in fast-paced real time multiplayer space combat.
Lars Koschin, the architect behind Pocket Starships has said that “This first major update is a huge milestone for Pocket Starships and is the first of many that will bring the competitive aspect of the game to the forefront ahead of our push into the world of eSports. We believe that our game’s real time cross platform play between PC and mobile gamers makes it unlike anything else on the market”
Since its soft launch in 2014, Pocket Starships has been downloaded over 1 million times with its 3 most dedicated players alone investing a combined total of over 23,000 hours of play time with the game. This new and significant update means all players will be able to partake in an even more expansive and rewarding PvE and PvP experience than ever before.
The Hivespawn are a new enemy race that can be fought across brand new PvE instances with three mission types and three difficulty settings. This additional race also brings new enemy ships to the game and a challenging boss encounter, with new equipment to be earned that will play a big part in the main PvP gameplay.
Speaking about the new update Paul Thind, Managing Director of Games and Applications for SPYR, Inc., said “This update brings an even deeper and more diverse level of gameplay to our universe, making it the perfect time for new players to dive in and old players to test their mettle on the battlefield.”
Pocket Starships delivers all the essentials for the complete MMO gaming experience, including a vast persistent world to explore, actual real-time, skill-based fighting in groups as well as an elaborate crafting system and character classes. The ultimate aim of the game is to recruit players, build alliances and dominate the entire galaxy and now, with the threat of the Hivespawn looming, the race to conquer all is more challenging and enjoyable than ever before.