Rougelike Shooter, Black Future ’88 Out Today for Nintendo Switch | Trailer

Black Future '88

Good Shepherd Entertainment and indie developer SuperScarySnakes today released their new synth-punk inspired roguelike shooter, Black Future ’88 on both Nintendo Switch and PC. This is a 2D action game with tons of weapons and procedurally generated levels.

Black Future ‘88 is synth-punk Contra with tons of explosive twists. In a grim alternate history where it’s always 1988, you’ll ascend a procedurally generated tower through a merciless onslaught of bullets, lasers and steel on a mission to exact revenge on the maniac who destroyed the world with nuclear fire. Battle homicidal robots, cutthroats, bosses and more in a death trap that’s constantly evolving to kill you.

You’ve only got 18 minutes until your heart explodes, but strategic combos of weapons, abilities, buffs and curses will help you close the gap between you and your mark. Choose from several deadly characters as you shoot, slash and dash through anything standing in your way.

The game is available today via the Nintendo eShop and Steam for $19.99, with a special launch discount of 10% off on both platforms until November 28.

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