With the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction slated to hit theaters next week, Hasbro and developer partner DeNA have released their tie-in game of the same name. The title is now available in the App Store for both the iPhone and iPad.
The game, which falls into the ’3D combat runner’ genre, sees players thrown into a cinematic universe where they must recruit and customize a team to help them take down Decepticon enemies in a series of fast-paced missions. Autobots, roll out…
Here’s an overview of the game:
Experience explosive and suspense-filled Hollywood action in TRANSFORMERS: Age of Extinction®, the all-new 3D combat runner and official mobile game for the new TRANSFORMERS movie from Paramount Pictures. In this cinematic universe, your mission is to take down DECEPTICON enemies as you run, dash, and change forms through fast-paced missions with your formidable cast of AUTOBOT heroes.
Recruit and customize your team of TRANSFORMERS characters in both their robot and vehicle modes to level up their weapon power, tech and abilities. This isn’t your typical runner, TRANSFORMERS: Age of Extinction puts you in the middle of an action-packed Hollywood blockbuster where it’s destroy or be destroyed!
And a handful of its top features:
- Experience the First Combat Runner – Take down DECEPTICON enemies as you run and gun in robot mode or drive and dash in vehicle mode.
- Gear Up and Roll Out! – Build a force to be reckoned with by upgrading your team of TRANSFORMERS characters to level up weapons, tech and abilities.
- Wreak Havoc with GRIMLOCK! – Destroy everything in your path with GRIMLOCK as you charge through obstacles and enemies alike.
- Jump Into a Hollywood Blockbuster – Experience thrilling Hollywood action with fast paced missions, destructive environments, and epic 3D effects.
Finally, here’s your gameplay video:
This is the second title in an exclusive three-year agreement between Hasbro and DeNA to develop and publish mobile games based on the popular Transformers franchise. Interestingly enough, this is also DeNA’s first movie-licensed game for mobile.
If you’re interested, you can find Transformers: Age of Extinction in the App Store for free—yes, there are a handful of in-app purchases, but they shouldn’t affect gameplay. The movie, Transformers: Age of Extinction, begins hitting theaters on June 26.