Hong Kong - November 15, 2018 – Eastasiasoft Limited, the independent developer and publisher of interactive entertainment, is excited to launch the hyperactive arcade shoot 'em up Hyper Sentinel for Nintendo Switch on November 22nd. The game can now be pre-ordered on the Nintendo eShop in Japan. A trial version is also available for free download.
Hyper Sentinel is a pure arcade flip and scroll shooter, shot through with classic gameplay in a state-of-the-art, modern game. It doesn’t just inspire nostalgia – it repackages what makes people nostalgic and adds a smart, modern feel to create the ultimate Neo Retro experience.
With simple controls, fast-paced action and intuitive gameplay, Hyper Sentinel is the ultimate pick-up-and-play experience that lets players jump into the role of a lone ship defending the earth from marauding aliens, adding no extra waffle than that.
Hyper Sentinel is fully localized in Japanese and will be available at ¥1080 (including tax). Players can enjoy a special 10% launch discount on purchases made on or before December 5th.
About Hyper Sentinel
Hyperactive arcade shoot 'em up action!
A face-melting, pixel-pumping arcade shoot 'em up featuring awesome power-ups, epic boss battles and spectacular effects at a blistering 60fps. Blast into battle against huge space destroyers in Arcade Mode, tackle endless waves of enemies in Survival Mode and face off against epic level guardians in Boss Run mode.
- Awesome power-ups and devastating weapon upgrades including the Astro Mace and Plasma Rifle
- The ultimate high-score chasing arcade game, with online leaderboards and 3 difficulty modes
- Become a decorated Hyper Sentinel pilot with 60 challenging medals to complete
- 12 electrifying levels featuring epic, multi-stage boss encounters
- Multiple graphics options, including the nostalgia inducing Spectrum, C64 and CRT filters
- A hyper-charged love letter to classic arcade shmups
Eastasiasoft Limited is an independent, Hong Kong–based developer and publisher of interactive entertainment specializing in video games and related media. Founded in 2007, eastasiasoft has published a diverse variety of titles in digital and physical format. Eastasiasoft is a licensed PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One publisher. Some of eastasiasoft’s recently licensed and published games are Shikhondo – Soul Eater, Ghost Blade HD, Reverie, Rainbow Moon and the Söldner-X franchise.
About Huey Games
Huey Games is an independent developer and publisher founded by industry veterans Andrew Hewson, Rob Hewson, and John Ogden. Hyper Sentinel was created by Jonathan Port of Four5Six Pixel and developed in collaboration with Huey Games.