Publisher FusionPlay and developer PlayHeart Games have announced that their 16-bit side-scrolling shoot ‘em up pixelBOTEXTREME! will launch on PlayStation 4 on August 4.
The game will be available on the PlayStation that day in North America, Europe, and Latin America for $9.99. You can watch the trailer and read more about the game below.
pixelBOT EXTREME! is a challenging retro side-scrolling shoot ‘em up. Lovely handmade pixel art, an original Lo-Fi soundtrack by Phonotrash and bombastic sound effects present the game as a modern arcade classic.
pixelBOT EXTREME!’s color-based shooting mechanic is built around the four colored controller buttons.Every button shoots one respectively colored rocket that is designed to hit the same-colored enemies and obstacles. This really tests and trains the cognitive and multitasking skills of the players and results in a truly satisfying gameplay experience