What can be better than a Metroidvania experience? A Souls-like one perhaps? Something that deals with a ton of sci-fi? Well, PolarityFlow have mixed all these ideas together in order to release Cryogear to Xbox One and PC.
Available to purchase and download now on Xbox One and PC, Cryogear is the latest title to come from the creative minds of PolarityFlow, working hand crafted Metroidvania elements with pixel art visuals, platforming gameplay and a whole smattering of Souls-like mechanics.
Set in an open sci-fi world, Cryogear sees you thrust into a world which is driven by exploration and curiosity, allowing the most creative of players to immerse themselves in an experience which will see them uncovering new items, abilities, and ever increasing possibilities.
Priced at £14.99, in Cryogear you are found taking charge of a clone – G.3.4.R – left to head out on your own and requested to explore your new surroundings. By doing so you’ll discover secrets and a world full of mystery, all centred around the ever present Emperor AI. The question is, will you be able to survive and thrive in this strange new world, or will you falter and fail just like the numerous clones that came before you?
Mixing together a versatile platforming core with exploration, shoot ’em up and RPG elements, Cryogear certainly looks ripe to reveal an entertaining new game experience. You’ll be treated to a dangerous open world that has more than 50 different regions to discover, multiple obstacles, huge boss fights, different enemy types and more. Drop in some puzzles, hidden areas, minigames and loot, and it looks good for providing a unique rewarding exploration experience.
Cryogear also features a full-scale RPG inventory, combined with equipment, skill and crafting systems, and you’ll be able to freely move between active abilities and weapons as things unfold; expect to bear witness to dynamic, skill-based strategies arriving for every situation.
If you’re interested in what Cryogear brings then head on over to the Xbox Store and grab a download right now for £14.99. Keep an eye out for our full review too – we’ll be sure to drop some thoughts surrounding Cryogear your way real soon.
Cryogear is an passionately hand crafted Metroidvania inspired Pixel Art platformer with souls-like mechanics set in an open sci-fi world. Gameplay is driven by exploration and rewards curious, creative players with new items, abilities, and ever increasing possibilities. You take control of the newly repurposed clone G.3.4.R and explore your new surroundings, uncover its many secrets, and strive to unveil the mysteries of the ever present Emperor AI. Will you survive and thrive in this strange new world, or will falter and fail as the clones before? Only your skill and determination can decide G34R’s fate! Cryogear combines a versatile platformer core with exploration, shoot ’em up and RPG elements to an entertaining new game experience. Explore a dangerous open world with over 50+ different regions to discover. The changing world is filled with obstacles, boss fights, different enemy types, riddles, hidden areas, minigames and loot for a unique rewarding exploration experience. Cryogear features a full-scale RPG inventory, combined with equipment, skill and crafting systems. Switch freely between active abilities and weapons during the action, which allows dynamic, skill-based strategies for every situation. While progressing through the game, you get introduced to different new abilities, weapons, and equipment to customize your clone to match your playstyle. Your clone G.3.4.R. is ready to boot up! A unique journey into the World of CRYOGEAR awaits you..