Choplifter HD Released

Take on tanks, snipers, zombies and more in this radically reimagined version of the 1982 arcade classic
Choplifter HD, an improved version of the 1980's Choplifter franchise, is now available for PC, PS3 (via PlayStation Network) and Xbox 360 (Xbox LIVE), inXile Entertainment announced. In Choplifter HD, players take control of a variety of helicopters armed with a number of offensive capabilities so they can swoop in and make daring rescues in hot zones. The game features more than 30 missions ranging from straight prisoner extraction to dropping off saboteurs that blow buildings sky high to saving survivors from viral outbreaks. Pilots must bank, hover, touchdown, and sometimes even shake loose pesky zombies hanging from their choppers. Gamers can also look forward to a few cameos from some of the videogame industry's most legendary leading men including Duke Nukem and Super Meat Boy.