Ares is a fascinating blend of intriguing action game for Macintosh PCs where you have to go through various engaging stages to overcome aliens and recover the Earth from them. The battleground for the mission is in the galaxy. For you to overcome and get the best out of this fascinating game, you have to shoot your way through the aliens. The humans traveled to the galaxy to create a friendly coexistence with the aliens, not realizing that Earth has been taken over by the Cantharan Order, an alien army on a mission to destroy all preliterate cultures.
With the help of the Ishiman protectorate, which allies with the humans to provide them with weapons to make their Apollo 2000 more secured against the aliens and thereby changing the name of the ship from Apollo 200 to Ares.
For a gamer that loves action, this game will definitely tickle your fancy. It comes fully loaded with an interesting strategy that you will most definitely find appealing. You have twenty missions to play through the game. There is a single-player mode, and you also can choose the multiplayer option if you want to enjoy the game with your friend and colleagues.
Developed by Ambrosia’s software, Ares for Mac is an exciting game, made up of three levels that serve as a guide for all users. Under these levels, users will be taken through the basics, and learn how to play, before the game fully loads up. The interface is arranged with the controls and your status on the left while the graphics are placed on the right. The health, energy and battery status is located on the far right for you to have access to how good you are doing.
You start the game by easy moves, shooting enemies and finding your way up to tougher enemy locations. You will have to lose some ammunition for you to make it to more difficult missions and overcome to secure the planet back from the alien invaders.
The game is quite easy to play and fast but a bit difficult to download. The sound output is excellent too.
Action and strategy gamers using OSX will not be able to play this because it is not available on the platform. Except that, the game is a good one to try out.
The graphics are not that impressive, but it is still good enough for the enjoyment of most users. The developers will do well to work better on the graphics to make it more exciting for gamers that are willing to try it out.