Nex Machina from Housemarque is finally here!
HELSINKI, Finland — June 20, 2017 – (GameWire) The game that started as the “Jarvis Project” a few years back is now available on PS4 and PC as “Nex Machina”
From the team that created Resogun and in collaboration with Eugene Jarvis (Robotron, Smash TV) comes an intense arcade shooter that blends the best of coin-op skillful gameplay and modern cutting edge voxel tech. Travel through a diverse alternate universe where robots have taken over and humans have an unhealthy symbiosis with their screened devices. Starting from the “Techno Forest” you make your way through ever increasing robot infestation as you attempt to save humanity.
Particle explosions and neon lights are always better with a great soundtrack. Ari Pulkkinen (RESOGUN) returns to helm an adrenaline fueled set of tracks that blend synthwave and retro game influences.
Nex Machina features a fully fledged arcade Campaign that can be played solo or in local co-op with a friend.
Tons of secrets and alternate paths in each world. Upgradeable player character with access to six (6) different special weapons, that all can be lost as you perish in the torrent of endless robots.
Deep layered gameplay that let’s you juggle with saving humans and trying to stay alive.
Complex enemy design and pulsating bullet patterns that can get you in the zone.
Three different main difficulty setting and more to unlock as you learn the ropes. Each difficulty offering new things to learn and conquer.
A changing challenge mode called the Arena, where you can return to locations in the game that are now totaly different with faster speeds and other fresh modifications.
Competing to beat your friends and the world with unique leaderboards for each challenge.
Unlockable skins, weapon colors and more that open up as you play the different modes available.
Nex Machina is developed and published by Housemarque, marking it the first self-published IP by the 23 year old Finnish developer.
Lead Game Design by Harry Krueger (RESOGUN).
Eugene Jarvis from Raw Thrills acts as a Creative Consultant.
Based in Helsinki, Finland, Housemarque is an independent game developer focusing on PlayStation 4 and PC. True to our core gamer audience, we prioritize stratified gameplay mechanics and impeccable audiovisual execution to create euphoric gaming experiences. ‘Game is king’ is our motto.
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