Amplify the holiday cheer with the electrifying 2D platformer collection, Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack, now available at North American retailers for the Nintendo Switch system. The collection combines Nintendo 3DS classics Azure Striker Gunvolt and Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 into one action-packed bundle. The games have been completely enhanced and fully optimized specifically for Nintendo Switch, including a glorious 60 frames per second (fps) upgrade, striking high-resolution event graphics, Nintendo Switch Pro Controller and HD Rumble compatibility and more.
This critically acclaimed series has intuitive controls, memorable characters, and epic boss battles. Play as Gunvolt, zipping and zapping your way through levels and skill trials by tagging enemies with your weapon, then shocking them into oblivion. In Gunvolt 2, enjoy the game in an entirely new way with the addition of Gunvolt’s rival Copen as a playable character. Playing as Copen, you can dash through the air, slam into enemies and unleash devastating homing shots to make short work of your enemies.
In the Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack:
- The exhilarating, fast-paced gameplay is delivered in brilliant 60 fps;
- The full DLC catalogue from the original Nintendo 3DS versions comes built into the game, and includes new extra stages, bosses, bonus modes and songs;
- Nintendo Switch Pro Controller compatibility and HD Rumble support is fully integrated, allowing Gunvolt’s powerful electrical attacks to bring players even closer to the action;
- A brand-new theme song is debuted from the beloved virtual idol Lumen;
- The characters are revamped with high resolution event graphics and in-game text, making them look better than ever;
- The console experience features multiple improvements in gameplay balance and enhancements;
- An intuitive one-screen layout allows players to travel through the various levels and peruse menus.
Developed by Inti Creates and published by Nighthawk Interactive, Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack is available for Nintendo Switch at North American retailers for $39.99. The game is rated T for Teen.