Super Hydorah - Locomalito's Shoot em up looks better than ever in this announcement!
Fantastic news this evening as Locomalito, the same designer behind the fantastic Ghouls 'n Ghosts style game of Maldita Castilla, the epic Shoot 'em up of Hydorah, the ZX Spectrum look alike Platformer of l'Abbaye des Morts and the NES inspired platformer ' The Curse of Issyos ', has recently tweeted his latest retro inspired game in a team up with Abylight Studios, 'Super Hydorah'.
Originally Hydorah was released some time ago as a really good free Shoot em up with influences from Gradius, Castlevania and R-Type. It allowed you the player to choose the path you wanted to follow and fight planet by planet against hordes of enemies with features such as intense levels with fantasy spacial landscapes, unlockable weapons, secrets, and a large library of foes and bosses. But now the game is about to be go even further, as the creator has announced a new edition of the game in ' Super Hydorah '.
This new edition will feature old-school gameplay, a 16-32bit era look and feel, 21 levels divided into 35 sublevels, 35 bosses, more than 100 enemies, 3 game modes, non linear levels, multiple dangers, weapon selections and power ups, an original soundtrack, secret objects, special endings, and much more including a recently announced two player addition!
Release date : Uknown
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