Son of Light is an ultra-fast space shoot ’em up game that lets you take an unforgettable voyage through the universe. Developed by French indie team Uncommon Games, Son of Light was inspired by classic retro shoot ’em ups, and borrows game mechanics from Runner. The mission of the game is to power through ten levels that are packed to the brim with colossal bosses and waves of relentless enemies. Described as a bullet hell, or danmaku, game, Son of Light caters to both casual and more seasoned players, and includes the following features:
- Collect crystals to upgrade your equipment
- Unlock explosive bonuses- piñatas, rainbows, and more
- Enhance your shields, lasers, jet engines, guns, and missiles
- Brave through secondary objectives to unveil hidden upgrades
- Accumulate speed bonuses to reach light speed
- Embrace the challenge of Survival mode
You can follow Uncommon Games on Twitter for the latest developments on Son of Light and to stay up to date with their latest projects. To activate the speed of light, you can test out Son of Light for free today from the App Store or the Google Play Store. What do you think of Son of Light? Let us know in the comments section below.