Red Stripe Deals: February 27th, 2014

By Rebecca Smith, 2 years ago
If you like frenetic games where bullets constantly whizz across the screen and it's hard to make out where the next safe spot will be, you'll really like this week's Windows Phone 8 Red Stripe Deal. This appears to be the first time that the game has featured in a deal of the week style sale.

Shoot 1UP (WP) - $2.99/£2.29 $0.99/£0.79
Why play shoot 'em ups one ship at a time?

Launch them all at once! Unleash an entire armada of ships in Shoot 1UP!

Instead of storing extra 1UPs, new ships becomes playable immediately, resulting in an ever-growing armada of destruction!

With your home world ruined, lead your detached battalion's charge by destroying the mechanical-tentacle hybrid attack forces responsible for your pain.

FEATURES:

• 1UPs INSTANTLY ENTER THE ACTION!

• Command up to 30 ships at the SAME TIME!

• Contract your phalanx to dodge enemy fire, expand your ships to fire the PLASMA AUGER!

• WEAPONS UPGRADE as you collect more ships (Weapons downgrade when you lose ships, so stay sharp!)

• Campaign mode with multiple paths, and Score Tilt mode--HOW FAST will you go?

• Manic Shooting without all the wailing and gnashing of teeth--ALL GAMERS can actually enjoy this!

• Hardcore? Crank up the difficulty and gameplay speed for FINGER-TWISTING maneuvers!
Download games quickly and easily!

Using a QR code: Scan the QR Code with your phone to go directly to the Games Store spot for that game.
When viewing TrueAchievements from your phone: Click on the price link above.
From your computer: Click on the price link and purchase through windowsphone.com



If you fancy something a little more calming, you can't get much better than this week's Windows 8 deal instead.

Field & Stream Fishing (Win 8) - $3.99/£3.49 $2.49/£1.79
Description

Angling for the best fishing game on Windows 8? Then set your hook in Field & Stream’s Fishing! New high-resolution graphics showcases the gorgeous fish and majestic scenery at 15 fishing locations with unique underwater environments, and addictive swipe gameplay makes catching fish more fun than ever before! Use 5 different lures with special bonuses to land 18 fish species, with an additional 10 lures and 20 fishing spots available. The sounds of native wildlife at each shoreline enhance the immersive fishing experience. Hook, fight, and catch legendary fish, unlock achievements, and beat your friends' high scores when you sign in to Xbox!

Features

• New high-resolution graphics
• Addictive swipe gameplay
• Gorgeous new fish, including Peacock Bass, Kokanee, Tarpon, and more
• Brand-new lakes and fishing spots
• New legends! Catch Big McLargeHuge, The Swimminator, and Old Salt Hershal!
• True-to-nature birdsongs and sounds of wildlife
• Beat your friends' high scores
• 20 unlockable achievements
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.