Retrograde Arena

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Use weapons, physics, and your Drone to push, pull, and blast your foes into deadly surroundings in skill-based multiplayer physics focused action title, Retrograde Arena

Retrograde Arena is a multiplayer twin stick shooter where bullets don’t kill, but the environment does!

Weapons are your ultimate tools, not just for blasting enemies, but for propelling your customizable Drone around the maps at great speed! Mastering Retrograde Arena’s recoil propulsion and the impact of the various weapons is essential for victory in the neon soaked world of Retrograde Arena.

Battle against friends, strangers, or deadly AI with up to 6 players in three different game modes that will demand different skills and styles of play!

◆Physics Based
Use physics to your advantage! Use your weapon’s recoil to evade or propel yourself at great speeds. Deflect an enemy’s attack with a well-placed shot, propel yourself and body slam a troublesome foe, or even blast pieces of the scenery into an unsuspecting foe!

◆Skill Focused Multiplayer
Retrograde Arena features online & local multiplayer! Play with friends on the same console with multiple controllers, or use Internet to play with other people. Each console supports up to 4 controllers (4 players) and can join any online match with up to 6 players.

◆Arsenal of Weapons
Use a variety of weapons with different properties. Area of affect, ricochet, reflection, or brute force. Every weapon has it’s time to shine and mastering Retrograde Arena’s weapon nuance is key to a being the Champion of the Arena!

◆Diverse Arena and Modes
Each arena has its own layout, and some have unique quirks that require different strategies to navigate. Manipulate switches to move important pieces of scenery, navigate tight corridor where one wrong move means certain, or drift around deadly corners to execute your foes!

• Fight Giant Monster Drones in Supersizer
• Claim your Crown in King of the Crown
• Survive the onslaught in Last Drone Standing.

◆Customization
Unlock and choose different textures, thrusters and particle effects to personalize your Drone. Look good, feel good, play good!

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Release date:
June 05, 2021
Players:
up to 6 players
Genre:
Arcade, Multiplayer, Action, Party
Publisher:
Neon Doctrine
Game file size:
375 MB
Supported Languages:
Japanese, English, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese
Supported Play Modes:
TV mode

TV mode

Tabletop mode

Tabletop mode

Handheld mode

Handheld mode

ESRB Rating:

Play online, access classic Super NES™ games, and more with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

This game supports:

Individual DLC

Retrograde Arena - Arms Race Pack

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Increase your level and Upgrade your weapon by eliminating enemies. Win the match by being the first player to get a kill with the last weapon. There are UNLIMITED BULLETS for all weapons You'll respawn immediately after dying and get back to the action quick. A super-duper skill game mode that requires fast thinking and reflex.

◆The DLC Includes:
1. Arms Race game mode
2. Arms Race maps:
• Cross-Bounce: A claustrophobic map with short range and long-range battles.
• Bouncy Barriers: Symmetrical map where no place is safe!
• Inner Sanctum: Small map that will force Close Quarter Shootouts.
• Asterisk Arena: Maps with a lot of shortcuts for unlimited play dynamics!
3. Arms Race converted maps:
• Prototype Arena
• X Arena

◆Extra Maps:
1. King’s Crown map:
• Museum: Arena that forces you, the player to fight close up and personal
2. Supersizer map:
• Gladiator Arena: Different weapons, different strategy each round!

◆FAQ
1. What makes this different than deathmatch?
- Unlimited bullets and you will change weapons after certain number of eliminations

2. Why do the time limit change?
- The time limit change according to the number of players in the match.

3. My friends don't own the DLC, can they join this mode?
- Anyone can join the mode as long as the game host own the Arms Race DLC

Retrograde Arena - Supporter Pack

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Exclusive skins for our supporters. If you love the game and want to support us, you'll get Neon swag to showcase in the arena.

This DLC includes :
• 11 Exclusive Skins
• 2 Particle Effects
• 2 Fancy Thruster ($$$/¥¥¥)

Retrograde Arena - Deathmatch Pack

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Deathmatch: You must eliminate as many other players as possible within the time limit. You'll respawn immediately after destruction for rapid tempo gameplay. A high-octane game mode that will keep you on your toes.

◆This DLC Includes:
1. Deathmatch game mode

2. Deathmatch maps:
• Rooms: Classic maps retooled for Deathmatches
• Cross-Bounce: a claustrophobic map with short range and long-range battles.
• Bouncy Barriers: Symmetrical map where no place is safe!
• Mirror Mirror: A map with mirrors encircling the perimeter, all bullets will always bounce on perimeter!

3. Deathmatch converted maps:
• Prototype Arena
• Barriers on Demand

◆ Extra Maps
King’s Crown map: Find and chase the crown through narrow passages
Supersizer map: Cages: A map separated by mirrors forcing everyone to get up close and personal with the shotgun

◆FAQ
1. Is this a team deathmatch?
- No, it isn't. This is a free-for -all deathmatch

2. Why does the deathmatch time limit change?
- The time limit change according to the number of players in the match.

3. My friends don't own the DLC, can they join this mode?
- Anyone can join the mode as long as the game’s host owns the Deathmatch Pack DLC