Ablative Air now free for BlackBerry 10 - Get it while it's on sale

Ablative Air
By James Richardson on 4 Apr 2014 04:52 am EDT
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Back on October 2013 we featured a video review of Ablative Air for all-touch BlackBerry 10 devices. I just happened to notice that the game has lost its $1.99 price tag, although I'm sure this is only temporary, but if you liked what you saw but were put of by the price, now's the perfect time to give the game a go. 

The concept of Ablative Air is to protect the space station that orbits the earth. There's no aliens in this one but like in real life you are protecting it from debris that travels through space. So, from your space craft you must aim your lasers and lock on to the debris before it collides with the space station. The debris will be circled in a blue circle, however if that circle turns red it means that a collision is imminent. Using the laser cross hairs you must lock on to the debris and blast it before impact. 

Features:

  • Blast the trash orbiting the earth with 6 specialized power-ups 
  • Work your way through 4 difficulty levels, including the devilishly hard lemon difficult
  • Prove your mettle during 3 unique sudden-death rounds 
  • Win 30 distinctive achievement medals, including 4 top-secret Black Ops 
  • Battle for supremacy and officer rank on four leaderboards
  • Compete with your friends. Game over screen tells you who's on top  
  • Photographically rendered earth, sun, moon, stars, and Milky Way 
  • Debris paths with orbital dynamics and atmospheric drag
  • International audio from 5 spacefaring nations 
  • Real-life debris currently tracked by NASA 
  • Attract mode with space factoids and game-play tips

I thought it was well worth being a paid game but considering it's now free for a limited time go and give it a go and see what you think. 

More information/Download Ablative Air for BlackBerry 10

43 comments

Yass85

Not compatible with Q10 :(

Posted via CB10 on Q10

Elite1

The first sentence if the article says it's only for "all-touch BlackBerry 10 devices."

Posted via CB10 from my Z30

dustmalik

it's not available for STL 100-1 device, which is an all-touch.

Posted via CB10 using my Gorgeous Z10

Oscar_E

I have a Z10 and it's not available for my Device either

Posted via CB10

slagman5

Why don't they let us "purchase" it anyway? What if I plan on getting a Z10 in the future??

Posted without the aid of AutoCorrect with my physical keyboard via CB10

Thalestr

Because then people would accidentally download it without knowing their device can't run it.

Posted via Z10

sk8er_tor

Not only that but they will also give bad ratings

Stan04

Quick quick quick before it's too late!

Posted via CB10

Abhishek Jaimini

Not compatible for Z10 STL-100

Posted via CB10

wyrdfool

Downloading...

ॐ BBM channeling at C003910CB (Tiger Daddy)

unleashed_ric

Unavailable for this Device. Z10 STL100-1.
A non-searchable game. :(

Posted via CB10

LostOnThePianoRoll

Can't get it on Z10STL100-1 ... that's weird

Posted via CB10 on my Z10STL100-10.2.1.2102

brotherjus

Yaaaay free

Posted via CB10

PineBarron

Not true. Downloaded and installed on my Z10.

Now to delete as I have no time for games..... can't....press......delete.....
:)

Posted via CB10

rashidJkhan69

Says Unavailable for this device
Z10STL100-1/10.2.1.2141

Posted via CB10

eldricho

Yep, unavailable for us STL100-1's

Posted via CB10

badiyee

Dang. Incompatible with z10 -100

Posted via CB on BB10

rhon3g

Not available on my STL100-1

Posted via CB10

bbmjack

Buying galaxy s5 better than stl100-1

Elite1

Thanks for sharing.

Posted via CB10 from my Z30

unleashed_ric

IDC! We're talking 'bout BlackBerry. -_-

Posted via CB10

unleashed_ric

It's not free anyway, it's exclusively free.

Posted via CB10

bennelong

It works for me

Posted via CB10 on a Z10

TheAsianEddie

Not available for stl100-1

Posted via CB10

jcdevereaux

Downloaded onto my Z10

Posted via CB10

Hussain Karimi

Not available.

India. Z10 100

Posted via CB10

ibpluto

Does anyone know if it works on STL-100? LOL

CB10'n it via da Z...30

Punzalan Flores Kerouac

not available for z10 stl-001

posted via CB10 on z10

Ankit Narang

Unavailable for Z10 STL-1 just like Google talk. :(

Posted via CB10

bombastic

Downloading now. Weird that it's unavailable for stl100-1. Got stl100-3

Posted via CB10

menshawy

It's compatible only with Z30, Z3 and P9982

Posted via CB10

bennelong

It will work on a Z10 STL100-2 upwards.

Posted via CB10 on a Z10

BlackAsBerry

Downloaded it for the Z30! Nice.

xales

Not available for z10

Posted via CB10

coolfouad

For those who are not able to download it
You are lucky!!
It's a waste of time
I 'm a gamer and I do classify this game as the most ever game that you don't enjoy while playing
I wonder if anyone is enjoying it, as I'm planning to delete it right away after posting this comment
However I have to credit the developers who worked on creating it for the smoothness and application quality, too bad all of this effort was put on a boring game idea

Posted via CB10

BionicKris

I downloaded the game on my Z10 and I enjoy it. Initially I thought I had to drag the circle around to kill the others but then I saw that I only needed to tap the screen for a kill. Thanks for the heads-up James!

Posted via CB10

bennelong

Ah, that's better! I was dragging it also.
More like two-thumbed Whack-a-Space-Mole now.
Thanks all.

Posted via CB10 on a Z10

Kristijonas

Not compatible with z10... so its only gor z30???

Posted via Z10 from Lithuania

ggastaris

Hope I'm wrong, but every time I get the game that once cost money, there is always something wrong with it.

Posted via CB10

andy957

"There's no aliens in this one" Please correct the grammar so it reads "There are no aliens in this one". Thanks.

RohilChaddha

It's saying unavailable for this device... and I have z10... don't know for which this is free to download... :(

Posted via CB10

drfever

Got it for free on my Z30

A little complicated with so much going on but seems fun enough as a time killer or toilet friend lol

Cool graphics well thought out. So many objects though.... should kill some of my free time.

Posted from my Z30 on CB10

drfever

This may be wrong place to post this but came someone explain a few game features for me?

What does scatter shot actually do?

Also, I see the occasional missile... what is that and does it actually do anything?

Thanks

Posted from my Z30 on CB10