It's set to arrive on both PC and console, but today the team at Aurogon Shanghai have confirmed players will need to wait a little bit before getting hands on with Afterimage, with a late 2022 launch predicted.
It isn’t immediately obvious what sort of animal Fin is, but with those big-ears I’d hasten a guess at a fennec fox. This would make him the latest fox-based video game character after Lucky from New Super Lucky’s Tale, Kingsley, Fox McCloud and many more. After his arrival on Nintendo Switch in 2019, today sees the arrival of Fin and the Ancient Mystery on Xbox.
You know what we don’t need more of? Metroidvanias. Swing a cat around the Microsoft Store and you’re bound to hit a dozen. But wait! Enter Digiton: Heart of Corruption has a few ideas and an art design that should mean it’s a Metroidvania worth hitting.
The aliens are here, so head to the nearest outpost and put your twin-stick shooting skills into action for Outpost Delta. It’s the newest metroidvania style shooter on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC.
It's well known that Team17 rarely miss a beat, taking up publishing rights for only the best of the best indie titles - you only need to look at the brilliant Moving Out or stunning Yoku's Island Express as prime examples for what they cover. And with the acquisition of Navegante's debut title, Greak: Memories of Azur, they look to be on the right track once again.
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.
Fancy being taken on a little adventure through a Metroidvania styled world that takes any form of hand holding and drops it straight out of the window? The super cheap Paradox Soul will do just that, and it is now launching on Xbox One, PS4 and PS Vita, with a Nintendo Switch release hot on those heels.
After having run down the Flash and Game Jam way of life for a few years, it is now that Triplevision Games can be found going mainstream, with the first commercial title from the solo developer. That game is the Metroidvania styled Mable & The Wood... and it'll be releasing on Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC this coming summer.