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Vertically scrolling arcade shooter Rangok Skies announced for Switch

Posted on September 10, 2020 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop

Digerati and Samurai Games have announced Rangok Skies, a vertically scrolling arcade shooter. It will launch on Switch in Q4 2020/Q1 2021.

Here’s an overview of the game, along with a trailer:

War has started! Rangok Skies is a vertically scrolling arcade shooter inspired by the genre classics, such as DoDonPachi, Gunbird, and Strikers 1945. Highly replayable with 4 different characters, each with their own unique ship, weapons, and bombs. Includes 2-player local co-op.

Key features

  • Choose your pilot: Four different characters, each with their own unique ship, weapons, bombs, and story endings
  • Solo Mode: Start with three lives and three continue credits, and try to beat the game!
  • Online rankings: Which leaderboard you’re ranked on – Terminators, Masters, Heroes, or Babies – is determined by lives lost, continues used, and score
  • Auto-Shoot Accuracy: Hold down fire to slow your ship and enable more precise movements
  • Special Weapons: For targeted mass destruction of most enemies and bullets
  • Mega Bombs: Inflict screen-clearing devastation, perfect for tight situations
  • Collect mini-items and rewards: Increase firepower, charge the Mega Bomb meter, boost your score
  • Five intense stages: Each with their own enemies and huge end-of-level boss
  • Local Co-op Mode: Play with a friend and defeat Lord Rangok together
  • TATE Mode: Supports turning your monitor vertically for the full arcade experience

Rangok Skies is expected to be distributed on Switch as an eShop download.

Source: Digerati PR

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