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Contra: Operation Galuga physical release detailed

Posted on February 29, 2024 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch

Contra: Operation Galuga physical

A physical release for Contra: Operation Galuga was previously confirmed as part of the initial announcement, but we now have full details as to what Limited Run Games has in store.

There’ll be a standard version, Classic Edition, and Ultimate Edition. The Classic Edition contains the game, special box with metallic ink, retro style dust jacket, 12″ x 16″ double-sided poster featuring art from Peach Momoko, and the soundtrack. The Ultimate Edition includes all of these items plus a steelbook, soundtrack with bonus tracks and two additional discs, Bill and Lance action figures with weapons accessories, Bill and Lance dog tags, Earth Marine Corps patch, Red Falcon metal pin, art book, and sticker sheet.

Here’s some information about the game:

A new entry in the legendary Contra series is here! Contra: Operation Galuga is a thorough reimagining of the classic run-‘n’-gun action game from the ’80s, featuring modern graphics and sound, new stages, new enemies and bosses, new play mechanics, an updated weapons system, and explosive co-op combat for up to two players in Story Mode or four players in Arcade Mode!

When the Red Falcon terrorist group takes over the Galuga Islands off the coast of New Zealand, elite Contra commandos Bill Rizer and Lance Bean springs into action, initiating an all-out war in which the fate of mankind hangs in the balance!

Run, jump, and shoot your way through eight levels using a devastating arsenal – including the spread shot, laser, and homing missiles – now with stackable upgrades and awesome Overload abilities! The intense action is customizable with three difficulty settings plus a variety of additional challenge options. The true Contra legacy begins now!

Key Features

  • The original run-‘n’-gun game is back, reimagined and more action-packed than ever!
  • Attack aggressively across eight explosive stages! Infiltrate the jungle, ascend the waterfall, speed through an enemy base on a hovercycle, and more!
  • Multiple playable characters with distinct abilities!
  • Epic, screen-filling boss battles!
  • New and fan-favorite weapons, now with stackable upgrades and incredible Overload abilities!
  • Multiple difficulty options and a wealth of extra content

Pre-orders for the physical versions of Contra: Operation Galuga on Switch start tomorrow, March 1. Limited Run Games will be taking reservations here.

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