NOVASTRIKE launched on June 5th of this year in the US and met with varying degrees us success. Many of the early purchasers voiced their opinions about the insane difficulty of the game, even on the easiest difficulty. On September 8th, only five months after its initial release, NOVASTRIKE received a 1.01 patch. This patch contained many of the features provided in the 2.40 firmware update including Trophy support and in-game music. More importantly to most people is the retooling of the games difficulty to make it easier for the masses.