- Challenging New Bosses and Stages – With new stages and never before seen bosses experience the fast blistering game play action that never gets old.
- Items Weapons and More ? Unlock and master a variety of weapons including fan favorites such as the Spread Shot and Laser and never before seen weapons and items!
- Best Graphics to Date – The series has transitioned from its 2D roots to 3D creating lush environments devastating explosions and countless enemies without a drop in frame-rate.
- Online Features ? New replay feature lets you record and share your best sorties with others while the global leader-board will track the best Aces in the world leading to bragging rights and the title of Master Ace!
- Downloadable Content ? Connect to the Xbox LIVE marketplace to download new ships art assets wallpapers and more!