Shing! online co-op feature in Beta Testing via Linux gaming, Mac, and Windows PC. Thanks to the continuing efforts of developer Mass Creation. Available if you own the game on Steam or via Humble Store.
Indie game studio Mass Creation has announced Beta Tests for the online co-op feature. Now available for the side scrolling arcade action game Shing!. Trying the new Beta via Linux gaming, it’s all there. Both platform support and different co-op modes.
All players, that own the game via Humble Store or Steam can access the special version. Since this now enables the online co-op feature. Developers would like to gather some additional feedback before releasing the feature to the public.
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Likewise, to access the Beta you need to have Shing! in your Steam library. To get access to the multiplayer branch, follow these steps:
- Go to the Game Library, find Shing!, and access the PROPERTIES menu.
- Go to the BETA tab.
- Type password: PlayWithFriends and click CHECK CODE.
- From the upper drop-down menu select online_multiplayer_beta
- Game will update, and you are ready to go!
Above all, only Shing! Steam players can access this feature for testing. As a result, after the test period, all platforms will be updated and will receive an online co-op feature.
Shing! delivers a classic beat ’em up adventure true to what fans love about the genre. All while adding a few twists of its own. Pull off angled combos, counters, aerials, parries, and more. Doing so in fast-paced, freestyle combat with a unique control system built around the right analog stick. Your party of wise-cracking ninja warriors each has their own strengths. You can also swap between them in an instant. This will let you chain attacks, revive allies, or strategically bank power-ups. Giving you a further perk for upcoming bosses or challenge rooms.