“Super Epic: The Entertainment War” Getting a Physical Release
Strictly Limited Games, in partnership with Numskull Games and Undercoders recently announced a limited physical release of Super Epic: The Entertainment War.
Super Epic is a “Metroidvania” action-adventure game featuring a satirical tone and a throwback pixel art aesthetic. Players join the battle to save video games from the evils of microtransactions, corporate monopolies, and other consumer-unfriendly practices.
Here’s the official breakdown of Super Epic from Numskull:
The year is 2084. After a series of mergers, buyouts and hostile takeovers, only one video game development company is left in the world: RegnantCorp. A huge enterprise run by greedy piggies. All the fun in video games has been replaced with intrusive addiction algorithms used to control people’s minds and behaviour. But a rebellion of game enthusiasts is fighting back, replacing RegnantCorp’s software with classic games. Following a distress signal, Tan Tan the raccoon and his valiant llama steed Ola prepare to take on RegnantCorp and confront the pigs…
The finest quality ingredients can be found in this Metroidvania! A large interconnected world to explore and unlock, a responsive customizable action-set for combat and an in-game economy-based upgrading system, with lots of weapons and abilities to unlock and enhance.
• Classic story-driven mode with handcrafted levels and multiple endings
• Gorgeous 16/32 bit era cartoon sprites
• RPG like weapon and armour upgrading system, with tons of items to collect and discover
• Extensive combo-based combat system
• An unlockable procedural “rogue-lite mode”
• Fast-paced, non-linear exploration
• Optional cross-media content
The Super Epic physical edition is coming to Nintendo Switch and PS4 in both a “Limited Edition” and “Special Limited Edition. Priced at 29.99€, the Limited Edition is limited to only 500 individually numbered copies on Switch and 300 on PS4. The Special Limited Edition is priced at 49.99€ and limited to 700 copies on Switch and 500 on PS4. This version comes with several bonus collectibles items:
- Enamel Character Pin Set with Magnetic Latch
- Original Game Soundtrack
- Die-cut Character Sticker Set
- Art Booklet with Game Manual
- Special Limited Edition Box
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