Sometimes indie video games can take a short time to get to the place they’re attempting to be. Such is the case with Gunlord. Originally launched in 2012 for, of all issues, the Neo Geo and Sega Dreamcast, Gunlord was speculated to make its solution to a number of different platforms. However, issues didn’t fairly go as deliberate. After a failed IndieGoGo try and convey the sport to PC, Nintendo 3DS, and Wii U in 2013, the sport lastly made it to consoles earlier this 12 months with a Nintendo Switch up to date rerelease referred to as Gunlord X. Now Gunlord X is hitting the PlayStation 4. Better but, it’s popping out tomorrow.
Gunlord X is a 2D run and gun motion shooter. You play what seems to be a really offended robotic with a gun, as most robots are typically. You use mentioned gun to shoot dragons, large robots, smaller however equally lethal robots, demonic horrors, and extra. The sport options 11 ranges which have an open design, so that you’re not all the time simply strolling from one facet to the opposite taking pictures folks in the best way. Instead, it’s a must to do a little bit of exploring, looking out ranges for secrets and techniques and upgrades.
Gunlord X is serving because the definitive model of the sport, including in much more content material than the unique launch. The ranges themselves have been made larger, with every stage having new secrets and techniques and areas to discover. There are 4 new boss fights, a brand new weapon, and numerous show settings which you could select. There’s additionally a model new New Game+, made to make the sport extra interesting to speedrunners.
The sport was developed by NG:DEV.TEAM, a studio that focuses on new video games on retro consoles, largely specializing in the Neo Geo. Last 12 months they ported Fast Striker, a sport that they made in 2010 for the Neo Geo and Sega Dreamcast, to each the PlayStation Four and Vita.
[Source: PlayStation Blog]