High-Speed Space Flyer ‘Hyperburner’ is Apple’s Free App Store App of the Week

Posted in Apps, iOS on 14/04/2017 by Chris Hauk


If you’re in the mood for some fast-moving space flying action, you’ll want to grab “Hyperburner,” this week’s App Store Free App of the Week. The high-speed space game is usually $3, but it’s free through next Thursday. The game is optimized for iPhone 6 and newer devices.

High-Speed Space Flyer 'Hyperburner' is Apple's Free App Store App of the Week


Hyperburner is a high-speed space flier set in a distant colonial solar system. Take your ship through increasingly dangerous courses, unlocking endless-mode leaderboards as you go. Built for mobile with smooth and responsive free-steering, playable in portrait or landscape.

Pocketgamer Gold Award:
“From the amazing aesthetic to the perfect controls, everything about the game hums with the sort of quality that makes every second you spend with the game a joy”

– Fast-paced gameplay, instant respawns.
– Master six unique zones each with five challenging stages.
– Test your skills against a list of high-speed endless-mode goals.
– Unlock better ships as you progress.

“It really nails the feeling of being in control of an escaping spaceship in a sci-fi movie” – Touch Arcade

“These areas feel like part of a larger world, imbuing Hyperburner’s arcade action with a sense of scale and atmosphere that similar games lack.” – Pocketgamer

High-Speed Space Flyer 'Hyperburner' is Apple's Free App Store App of the Week

Hyperburner is free through next Thursday, and is available for the iPhone and iPad, in the App Store. [GET IT HERE]


Chris Hauk

MacTrast Senior Editor, and self-described "magnificent bastard," Chris Hauk owns Phoenix Rising Services and writes for everyone's favorite "bad movie" website, Big Bad Drive-In.

His first Apple product was an iPod Classic 9 years ago, and he has since added a MacBook Pro, a number of iPads, iPhones, and multiple Apple TVs to his collection.

He lives somewhere in the deep Southern part of America. Yes, he has to pump in both sunshine and the Internet.