After the conclusion of a brutal war, countries mutually decided to dismantle their weapons. However, when the Gozareans launch a surprise attack, Hugh and Figaro realise that their trusty vintage fighter planes are the only means of repelling the alien invaders and combatting their powerful technologies.
With “vibrant” retro graphics with artwork by Kou (Mega Man 2X, Shantae) and music by Motoaki Furukawa (Gradius II, Metal Gear, Policenauts), it is up to you to take to the skies to shoot down 16-bit bad guys.
The publisher has broken down the game’s key features as below:
- A horizontal side-scrolling shooter featuring vibrant retro graphics and an adorable cast of animal characters;
- 6 challenging stages, 13 intense boss battles, 2 difficulty levels, and a unique power-up system to explore;
- Take control of two pilots at the same time, since you’ll need all the help you can get;
- Featuring artwork by Kou (Mega Man 2X, Shantae) and music by Motoaki Furukawa (Gradius II, Metal Gear, Policenauts).
Horgihugh and Friends will release at retail and digitally on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch in North America on 16th June and across Europe on 17th June 2022.