Throughout right now’s Summer season Recreation Fest broadcast, the oldsters at Tribute Video games and Dotemu revealed that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is dropping onto PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Swap, and PC precisely per week any longer June 16. It’s backward-compatible on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Sequence X/S, after all, and also will be obtainable through Recreation Go.
Shredder’s Revenge is a religious successor to Konami’s common Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade video games of the 80s and 90s. The beat ‘em up clearly contains all 4 bodacious turtles as playable characters, however you’ll additionally be capable of step into the footwear of allies like rat mentor Splinter, human reporter April O’Neil, and the hockey-masked vigilante Casey Jones, the final of which was solely simply revealed right now.
As much as six gamers can play Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge collectively on the similar time, with scaling enemy numbers relying on how many individuals you get collectively for some cooperative brawling. It seems like an unbelievable throwback to the times of the gathering round a small cupboard with your folks and seeing how far you could possibly get on restricted quarters, but it surely’s additionally greater than that.
“[W]hen you’re enjoying the arcade mode, [it’s] form of just like the traditional arcade expertise,” Tribute Video games designer Frederic Gemus advised The Gamer earlier this yr. “[Y]ou begin with the character and a set quantity of credit and also you undergo the entire recreation and get further credit by defeating enemies. In the meantime, within the story mode, the sport is extra centered on exploration and finishing every degree one after the others and unlocking stuff on the world map. And every of your characters has an influence degree, so it’s a bit like an RPG with some mushy leveling up.”
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge has been highly-anticipated since its unique reveal again in 2021, thanks principally to its beautiful, vibrant, pixelated visuals. And with a growth group made up of parents who labored on the lately revived Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Recreation, it’s certain to offer hours of senseless button-mashing because the turtles shield their metropolis from Shredder’s affect.