New developer diary highlights how this upcoming arcade action game delivers what fans love about the genre while adding a few twists of its own
WARSAW, Poland — July 28, 2020 — Indie games studio Mass Creation has revealed that the side-scrolling arcade action game Shing! will launch on Aug. 28, 2020, for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation®4, as well as Windows PC, Mac and Linux via Steam. The developer has also released a new video diary outlining the game’s inspirations and creation.
To pull off a modern look and feel while staying true to classic beat ’em up style, the Shing! team worked to strike the best balance between complexity and accessibility. The result is a unique control style designed around the right analog stick, making it a breeze to pull off angled slices, counters, aerials and more in fast-paced combat. Your band of wisecracking warriors each have their own strengths, and you can swap between them in an instant in a rich 2D world brought to life with colorful 3D artwork.
About Mass Creation
Based in Poland, Mass Creation is an independent game development studio known for creating titles like CorridorZ, Draw Slasher, Run Like Hell! and the upcoming side-scrolling beat ’em ‘up Shing! The team is made up of passionate industry professionals making high-quality, action-packed gaming experiences.