Indie developers Berserk Boy Studios have recently announced that the action-platformer Berserk Boy will launch digitally on 6th March 2024 for Nintendo Switch and Windows PC. A playable demo is also available for a limited time on Steam as part of the Steam Next Fest digital event.
Featuring music from Tee Lopes (whose credits include Sonic Mania & Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge), Berserk Boy is a classic-meets-modern high speed action-platformer that puts players in control of Kei, a rookie hero who is transformed by mysterious Orb energy into Berserk Boy, as you attempt to stop the evil mad scientist and his army from enslaving earth. As part of the adventure players will be able to use orbs to power-up Berserk Boys abilities with different elements including Lightning, Fire, Earth, Air, and Ice.
Unleash your ultimate form: with the power of the Berserk Orbs – Lightning, Fire, Earth, Air, and Ice – and become a force to be reckoned with!
Go Berserk! Become a master of speed and skill as you chain together combos to fill your Berserk Meter and unleash devastating special attacks! Upgrade your abilities and become an unstoppable force!
Explore the sprawling world of New Hope City! and beyond, unlock hidden missions along the way. Jump, dash, slam, and slide through multiple stages with Metroidvania elements as you discover alternate paths and hidden collectibles!
BERSERK BOY brings retro gaming: into the modern age with slick and stylish platforming action. Inspired by the genre greats, you’ll be able to play for big scores and fast times in this modern adventure with a retro feel.
Music by Sonic Mania composer Tee Lopes: Soundtrack by the master behind other amazing works such as the TMNT soundtrack, Streets of Rage 4, Metal Slug Tactics, and more! Enjoy the high-energy beats as you Go Berserk and save the world!
Fans who enjoy platformers such as Sonic the Hedgehog, Mega Man and Freedom Planet will be interested in taking a look at Berserk Boy when it launches on 6th March 2024 for the Nintendo Switch and Windows PC.