Armor Games, best known for hosts free Flash-based browser games, has released the original cult-hit zombie RPG Sonny onto the App Store for iPhone and iPad. Rising from the dead with his mind intact but memories missing, Sonny must battle paramilitary forces, ravenous techno-beasts, undead monsters and more to uncover the truth behind his resurrection.
Developed by series creator Krin Juangbhanich, the iOS edition of Sonny remixes and evolves upon its Flash-based predecessors, first released in 2007. Sporting a brand new storyline, expanded gameplay features, enhanced visuals and more, the game comes in at a price point of $2.99.
Players will discover a unique adventure with familiar faces showing up in different ways, a new story arc and ending with divergent plot twists, and original enemies and locations. The game also features detailed 2D characters and environments, graphic novel-style artwork by Jet Kimchrea and an engrossing original score by David Orr.
We’re told that a new system in the iOS edition of Sonny allows players to evolve their hero mid-battle with unique powers to turn the tide of challenging fights. Beyond that, players can customize their parties with a streamlined skill tree, upgradeable gear, and intriguing team members with special abilities.