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G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra a new beat em up

g.i. joe: wrath of cobra retro side-scrolling beat 'em up game is coming to linux mac windows pc

G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra retro side-scrolling beat ’em up game is due to make its way onto Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. All thanks to the creative work and efforts of developer Maple Powered Games. Due to make its way onto Steam in 2024.

Exciting news for fans of the classic G.I. Joe series. G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra has been unveiled, and it promises to take us on a nostalgic trip down arcade lane, with a fresh touch. This game is due to launch on Linux via Steam and GOG by Q1 2024.

Remember those old-school arcade brawlers where you’d side-scroll and duke it out with waves of enemies? That’s exactly what you’re getting here but with updated mechanics and visuals ready for today’s tech. Think of this as a revival of the arcade experience, designed for both newcomers and those who remember pouring quarters into arcade machines.

Dive into the universe in G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra, where heroes like Duke, Scarlett, Snake Eyes, and Roadblock. All ready to take on the villainous Cobra Commander’s plans. Each location, from Cobra Island to top-secret underwater bases, offers unique challenges. And trust me, with Cobra’s forces comprising Troopers, Ninja Vipers, HISS Tanks, and the intimidating Crimson Guard. In this retro side-scrolling beat ’em up, you’re in for some sessions of action.

G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra | Announcement Trailer

What makes this G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra stand out is its attention to detail. The graphics are pixel art – that’s a style that mimics old video graphics, but here, it’s rendered with high clarity and detail. Every character is unique, not just in looks but in how they move and fight. Snake Eyes, for instance, is agile and swift, while Roadblock brings power to the battlefront.

Now, if you’re thinking of teaming up, you can! Whether you’re playing split screen with friend or in online co-op, team play is supported. The G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra visuals are complemented by cartoon cutscenes reminiscent of classic Saturday morning shows.

Music is a vital part of any experience, and here, you’ll find tunes that resonate in G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra. Kid Katana Records, known for giving fresh spins to classic tracks, is on board to deliver some foot-tapping numbers.

Lastly, the Wrath of Cobra developers have plans to roll out further content after the initial release. This means more characters to play as, more levels to conquer, and fresh modes to explore. Due to ensure that this title stays relevant and engaging.

G.I. Joe: Wrath of Cobra retro side-scrolling beat ’em up promises to be both a tribute to and an evolution of these titles. Whether you’re a seasoned gamer or someone new to the scene, this is one adventure you will want to Wishlist on Steam in Q1 2024. Coming to Linux, Mac, and Windows PC.

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