The Pumpkin Fest is a Halloween type event that was first released on October 27, 2012. It featured a brand new special alien known as the Curcubitor (with its Boss counterpart), a new ammo known as Jack-o-Battery , and a new drone formation.
2012 - Official description
Hello Space Pilots,
Drawn, spectral shadows can be seen cast throughout space, hissing voices are whispering in pilots' ears and their board instruments are going haywire. It's enough to send shivers down the spine of the bravest of adventurers.
From October 27 until November 4, 2012, there is something rotten in DarkOrbit. Hair-raising Aliens, exclusive Halloween Quests and shocking events will show you what pure terror is all about.
Expect the following for the Pumpkin Fest:
- 4 exclusive Halloween Quests
- Special Pumpkin Boxes with surprises inside
- The horrifying Curcubitor is threatening the safety of the maps in Orbit. Destroy him and cash in on your sweet reward!
- Ghosts, Boss, Aliens – more terror, bigger pay-offs!
- New Drone Formations – just what you need in the fight against the aliens
- Level Invasion Gate with the Kucurbium
Every day the following stuff will be on all day • Halloween Quests • Ghost Boss Aliens • Candy styled cargo boxes
Keep an eye on the shop during the whole Halloween period for the below special items • Bat Formation in the Shop • Halloween Ammo in the Shop
- Saturday 27.10.12
- Sunday 28.10.12
- Halloween Alien (All Day)
- Spaceball (1700-2100)
- Monday 29.10.12
- Tuesday 30.10.12
- Wednesday 31.10.12
- Thursday 01.10.12
- Friday 02.10.12
- Saturday 03.10.12
- Sunday 04.11.12
For more information, visit http://en.board.bigpoint.com/darkorbit/showthread.php?t=482106