FZ9: Timeshift

An intense mobile first-person shooter featuring bullet time


Hiker Games

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“It’s got the cool graphics and music, a strong story, neat gameplay and multiplayer mode – really everything you could want in an FPS.”

– Nik Ives-Allison (Gamezebo)


Experience Mind-Blowing Bullet Time Action with FZ9: Timeshift

Now available on Android & iOS


HANOI, Vietnam – March 21, 2017 – Are you ready for the most intense FPS to ever grace smartphone and tablet screens? Hiker Games’ mobile first-person shooter FZ9: Timeshift is now available on Android and iOS!

FZ9: Timeshift is all about headshots – with a perfectly-tuned “bullet time” gameplay mechanic and console-grade graphics. Play as Mak – an American soldier missing in action who finds himself able to freeze time. Wield fan favorites such as the Glock 17, AK-47, and M4A1 – and shoot your way through more than 30 single-player missions … unlocking special skills and abilities as you leave a trail of bodies in your wake. Need more firepower? The in-depth upgrade system makes it easy to either boost the capabilities of existing weapons or create your own from parts stashed in the Armory.

After the single-player campaign, it’s time to challenge yourself with a variety of bonus game modes including online-enabled time trials (players compete for the best time in each level), resource-gathering Cycle Missions, and even Weekly Challenges!

The World of FZ9: Timeshift
In 1954, nuclear and bioweapon threats force the United States to secretly develop “Project FZ” – culminating in the creation of a serum that allows soldiers to control time. In 1979, Project FZ produces its first fully functional sample – code-named “FZ9.” Mak, a government agent, is hand-picked to be the first test subject. Following the experiment, Mak is transported to the Oymyakon mountain range – where he enters hibernation…

Fast forward 40 years into the future, where the Cold War is nothing but a distant memory. The AS terror organization has taken advantage of the post-war chaos and has spread to Russia and surrounding countries. Headquartered in the Sakha Republic, the AS begins an aggressive expansion by taking over nearby territories – when it accidentally stumbles on the remains of Project FZ. Alerted to the project’s unplanned reactivation, the U.S. government immediately assembles a rescue mission to protect Project FZ … and bring Mak home.

“Mobile shooters have always been a challenge due to touch controls. The team was aware of that, so we spent extra development time making sure that aiming and shooting in FZ9: Timeshift were not only intuitive, but also ridiculously fun,” says Phuong Truong Duc, Hiker Games’ product lead.

FZ9: Timeshift makes a strong case for first-person shooters on mobile. We do it by leveraging polished FPS mechanics on top of incredible visuals,” adds Phuong Truong Duc.

Key Features

  • Experience the magic of “bullet time” on the go.
  • Delve into a deep storyline that branches out over 30 missions.
  • Shoot with a huge variety of weapons first-person shooter fans know and love.
  • Explore an in-depth upgrade system with RPG elements.
  • Challenge yourself with multiple game modes.

Pricing & Availability
FZ9: Timeshift is now available on Android and iOS. The game is free and includes in-app purchases.

About Hiker Games
Hiker Games is an independent game developer in Vietnam. Founded in 2009, the studio is home to 50 experienced game developers and hopes to make Vietnam a hub for innovation. In addition to FZ9: Timeshift, Hiker Games has released a number of high-quality titles – including Toy Odyssey (Steam), along with Eraser and Gleam (Android/iOS).

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