If you are a mobile gaming person, then there is no way you could have missed the Shadow Gun series. It is a 2011 third-person shooter developed and published by Madfinger Games for iOS, Blackberry, and Android. It is no different from the usual shooter games that we have in the market. But the best ones are either for gaming consoles or PC. This one has a console like graphics for your smartphone. Even the gameplay that this one offers is not bad when compared with some other ones that are available for mobile phones.
So essentially, player use a virtual touchscreen controls to control the protagonist. The controls feature an analog stick on the left for movements and context sensitive action buttons on the right side. The gameplay is much similar to what we can see on some top of the line console shooter games which includes cover systems etc. Overall it is an exciting game with a lot of fun gameplay.
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The developers then released multiple version of the game, following the original one. It got an expansion pack called the Shadowgun: The Leftover for iOS and in 2012, the spin-off game, Shadowgun: Deadzone was also released for the App Store and the Google Play store. It was a multiplayer port that uses the same engine as that of the original game. Now after all these years, the game is getting a much-needed sequel called the Shadowgun: Legends. Check out the announcement trailer below:
This is also developed by the same developer and will be available starting August 15th, 2016. Currently, for the release of the new version, the previous ones are retailing for a discounted price this week. Stay tuned for more info on this.