We were big fans of the original 3D shooting gallery iteration of Battle Bears when it launched last August. Now developer SkyVu Pictures is bringing their team of bad-ass bears back in two new games, both in new genres.
Battle Bears -1, a third-person shooter, acts as a prequel to Battle Bears where you play as the returning hero, Oliver, as he travels through outer space with the rest of the team on their starship, Ursa Major. SkyVu also tells us that you will be able to play as Battle Bears captain Riggs, who you meet at the end of Battle Bears.
The other is an iPad-exclusive top-down shooter that goes by the name of Battle Bears: GO! We don’t have any more details on the game at this time.
We should have a chance to go hands-on with both games soon, so check back for more information. Also worth noting is that today, the original Battle Bears is available free of charge through Free App A Day. For free, there is no reason not to check out this must-have title.