‘Sup all people,
We’re tremendous excited to announce that Windjammers 2 shall be coming to Xbox One and Xbox Sport Cross (PC and Xbox)! Being the final word arcade expertise, Windjammers 2 is greatest loved with associates and we’re proud to convey it to the entire Xbox group. On prime of that, we’re additionally making the net cross platform between Xbox and Steam and Sport Cross PC customers! The extra, the merrier.
However What Is Windjammers 2 Precisely?
You might need by no means heard of Windjammers earlier than and it’s okay (it’s not, however I forgive you), so let me let you know extra about it. The unique Windjammers is a recreation developed by Japanese studio Information East and launched in 1994 on arcade machines and Neo Geo console. To place it merely, it’s a prime down frisbee recreation with colourful characters, tremendous strikes, technique and plenty of mindgame.
It’s principally Pong combined with Avenue Fighter, and it’s superior.
We’ve been enormous followers of the sport at Dotemu and that’s the reason we wished to convey it again with a model new episode. We’ve labored very arduous, spent a number of months retro-engineering the sport in an effort to reproduce the precise and unique Windjammers expertise and gameplay in Windjammers 2. However Windjammers 2 will not be a remake, it’s a model new recreation with new totally hand-drawn graphics, new sick gameplay mechanics, new kickass characters, new phases, and extra! Speaking about new characters, we’re completely happy to disclose immediately the ultimate two characters becoming a member of the sport: Jordi Costa and Sammy Ho, bringing the roster to a complete of 12 jammers from across the World.
Why Is It So Good?
What made Windjammers so particular is that it’s simple to study (identical to Pong), however arduous to grasp (identical to Avenue Fighter), making it a tremendous and thrilling aggressive recreation. And by aggressive, I imply the true factor, with tournaments all world wide and even an esports league: the Windjammers Flying Energy League. The Windjammers group has been rising since its first launch in 1994 and we are able to’t wait to convey to them Windjammers 2 and plenty of new gamers to jam with!
In fact, Windjammers 2 follows its large brother’s steps and is preserving its aggressive roots alive! With the brand new gameplay mechanics we added to the sport, Windjammers 2 brings a model new perspective to the methods and gameplans you may consider to beat the opposite jammers.
Your opponents keep on their objective line and simply defend? Use the brand new dropshot to have the disc drop subsequent to the online.
Or possibly they like to remain nearer to the online and put super stress on you? You possibly can simply lob over them and even smash the frisbee to the opposite finish of the court docket. They received’t see it coming and may have a tough time catching it in time!
The above are simply two easy examples of conditions that may happen in-game, however prospects are countless. The fantastic thing about Windjammers lies in its gamers: you make the sport, and every recreation is totally different.
Combat Your Approach to the High
Bringing Windjammers 2 to the Sport Cross is a tremendous alternative to develop the Windjammers group, and with the net crossplay between Xbox and PC customers, it is possible for you to to problem gamers of all ranges world wide and possibly develop into one of the best jammer!
With its on-line ranked mode, the competitors shall be fierce and the problem thrilling! Will you have the ability to attain the highest of the ladder and develop into one of the best Windjammers participant within the World? Good luck with that, as a result of I’ll be on-line too. 😎🥏