Tribute Video games has confirmed that Metal Assault, a retro-style arcade platformer, can be blasting onto Change on the finish of the month.
Developed by Zenovia Interactive, Metal Assault is described as “a fast-paced, action-packed, 2D platformer” which may have you punching and ziplining your method by means of a post-apocalyptic America. Simply one other typical Saturday night time for us, then.
Curiously, the entire thing’s been tailor-made with CRT gaming in thoughts, with a 4:3 display screen decision and non-compulsory arcade bezels being a serious a part of the aesthetic. Channelling that ’90s really feel even additional is a “retro exhausting” mode that sounds prefer it’ll be an actual problem – fortunately different problem choices can be found to tone issues down if want be.
This is a characteristic checklist:
– Quick-paced 2D platforming: Dynamic, fluid sidescrolling fight with a classy moveset and tons of enemies / bosses to struggle
– 16-bit post-apoc fashion: A superbly fleshed-out sci-fi world, rendered in detailed pixel artwork and backed by fiery FM-synthesized tunes
– Distinctive zipline motion: A brand new twist on basic grappling-hook mechanics, opening up enjoyable motion prospects
– Traditional gaming expertise: Fantastically hand-crafted stage-based motion with optimum display screen decision for CRT gaming
Metal Assault launches on twenty eighth September for $14.99. Will you be giving this one a go?