Another quality game has been made available as a freeware for a limited time, as part of Microsoft’s Red Stripe Deals campaign. Firefly Runner can be downloaded at no cost for the next 7 days.
This arcade game tasks players shooting enemies and collecting points as they fly through obstacles to complete levels. The game has a charming presentation, with cartoony characters, and comes with several achievements that can be unlocked in order to get a better score.
The official description explains things:
“Firefly Runner is an action packed, free-running adventure set on the stunningly beautiful yet treacherous Firefly Island. Join Switch as he takes flight in search of treasured light orbs and magical keys. After lift-off avoid obstacles, collect cherries and perform acrobatic loop-de-loops to gain extra points. You will be flying towards higher and higher scores in no time!”
Three worlds are included in the game, and these are appropriately named as The Rolling Countryside, The Forbidden Forest and The Crystal Caves. And the best thing is that the gameplay is effortless.
Anyone can dive right in and enjoy this game on all modern versions of Windows, including ARM based devices like the Surface and the Surface 2. It normally retails for the nominal price of $0.99, but you can download Firefly Runner for free as part of this special promotion.
You can grab your copy here.