Review: Ion Assault HD (This is My Joystick)

The core gameplay of Ion Assault HD will come as no surprise to those familiar with the genre. The left thumbstick thrusts your spaceship around the play area to avoid the myriad of asteroids, laser beams, enemy spaceships and space debris all threatening to turn your craft into Swiss cheese. The right sticks aims in the direction you wish to shoot, but here’s where Ion Assault’s distinction comes into play.

Rather than having infinite bullets or lasers at your disposal, you instead have to go around sucking up the abundance of ion particles littering the atmosphere and spitting them back out again as ammunition, like an intergalactic space Dyson.

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