Yacht Club Games announced today during their Yacht Club Games Presents presentation that the long-awaited Cyber Shadow will be releasing this Fall on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam.
Originally announced in March of 2019, Cyber Shadow takes place in the destroyed world of Mekacity, where synthetic lifeforms are in control and the player uncovers what led to the once-thriving city’s downfall. Master the act of dashing, slicing and leaping through tightly designed levels in this throwback to 8-bit platformers that maintains a level of quality seen in modern titles.
Cyber Shadow is developed Aarne “MekaSkull” Hunziker, a one-man team under the studio name Mechanical Head Studios. Yacht Club Games, the developer behind the Shovel Knight franchise, will be publishing for Aarne. With an indie studio that has a solid history of quality and consistency, Cyber Shadow is expected by fans to be a smash hit when the title launches this Fall.
The studio also announced they’re working on two new projects, as well as a new title in the Shovel Knight series called Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon. With this news, Cyber Shadow will be released on all major platforms this Fall with an expected price of $14.99. Take a look Cyber Shadow’s fast-paced retro action and some of the release’s story elements in this newly released story trailer below!