Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is a brand new 16-bit beat-’em-up


Thirty years later, we’re lastly getting a sequel (of types) to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time. On Wednesday, writer Dotemu and recreation developer Tribute Video games revealed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, described as “a classically knowledgeable aspect scrolling beat-em-up instantly impressed by traditional TMNT video games.”

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is a four-player co-op beat-’em-up within the traditional Konami fashion — that’s, the fashion of brawler that sucked quarters out of anybody who performed 1989’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and its 1991 sequel, Turtles in Time, in arcades. Presumably, Shredder’s Revenge will supply a gameplay expertise tailor-made for residence, not for draining TMNT followers of their allowance.

As seen within the recreation’s debut trailer, Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo, and Donatello will tackle traditional enemies just like the Foot Clan, Bebop, and Rocksteady of their new side-scrolling journey. The trailer additionally teases the appearances of different buddies and foes — all to the tune of the traditional Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated collection theme tune, as sung by Mike Patton of Religion No Extra and Mr. Bungle fame.

Right here’s the official setup of the sport’s story and mechanics:

With Bebop and Rocksteady amassing gizmos to assist Krang and Shredder’s newest scheme, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge finds the turtles battling by a breathless tour of iconic TMNT areas to thwart their nemeses’ most diabolical plan but. Armed with shell-shocking new talents constructed on a basis of traditional brawling mechanics, the gang are in for an exhilarating, Foot Clan-stomping romp main them by the sewers and bustling boroughs of New York Metropolis all the best way to Dimension X.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is being developed by Montreal-based Tribute Video games. Two of the founders of that studio, Jonathan Lavigne and Justin Cyr, beforehand labored on Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Sport and TMNT, the acclaimed 2007 brawler for Sport Boy Advance, at Ubisoft. Tribute’s different work contains retro-inspired fare Panzer Paladin, Flinthook, Wizorb, and Mercenary Kings. (In different phrases, it’s a much more promising prospect in comparison with the Ninja Turtles video games from PlatinumGames and from Crimson Fly Studio delivered to us by Activision.)

Since its inception in 2007, writer Dotemu has leaned closely into traditional recreation nostalgia with retro remakes and sequels reminiscent of Streets of Rage 4, Windjammers 2, and Marvel Boy: The Dragon’s Entice.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is sure for unspecified consoles and PC platforms. Dotemu and Tribute Video games didn’t announce a launch date.


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