Caverns of Mars Recharged arcade shooter game is coming to Linux, Atari VCS, Mac, and Windows PC. This is all due to the ongoing work of developer SneakyBox. Due to make its way onto Steam this spring.
Atari is eager to announce today the next addition to the massively popular Atari Recharged series: Caverns of Mars Recharged. Based on the classic vertical scrolling shooter. Caverns of Mars Recharged retains its retro charm and while seeing players descend through the subterranean landscape of Mars. All where enemies are plentiful and ammo is limited. Caverns of Mars Recharged is coming later this year (March 9, 2023).
In Caverns of Mars Recharged, players progress through 30 unique missions. While taking place within three primary “depths” of Mars. Descending deeper and deeper into enemy territory. Blast through oncoming hostile fire. Bull through debris and obstructions, and dodge other obstacles. All while keeping a close eye on fuel and ammo reserves. Featuring a unique local co-op mode, players can team up with one partner assigned to navigation, so the other player shoots the drone.
Keeping in tune with the rest of the Atari Recharged series. Caverns of Mars Recharged includes a global leaderboard where players can compete for points or speed. As well as an original soundtrack from award-winning artist and composer Megan McDuffee.
Caverns of Mars Recharged | Announcement Trailer
Key Features Include:
- Fully Destructible: The settings in Caverns of Mars Recharged are fully destructible. So don’t hesitate to blast through any obstruction in your way. Just be wary of fuel reserves. Each shot depletes fuel, but speedy travel grants time bonuses.
- Arcade Mode: Traverse the depths of Mars in three stages. While carefully choosing upgrades and power-ups that will make each run unique
- Challenge Mode: Progress through 30 bite-sized tests across navigation, combat, and other exciting scenarios
- Perky Power-Ups: Collect weapons that will change your strategy on the fly for tactical moves. Carve a new path with a well aimed railgun shot. Or let the spread of a shotgun blast do the talking for you!
Caverns of Mars Recharged arcade shooter game is coming in spring 2023. Doing so on Linux, Atari VCS, Mac, and Windows PC. Due to arrive on Steam and GOG, March 9th, 2023.