It is a ninja action video game with the essence of the 8bits classics.
Days ago it was confirmed that the team responsible for the fantastic Shovel Knight will release Cyber Shadow, a promising ninja action videogame inspired by the great classics of the 8bit generation. However, beyond its role as videogame editor, the Yacht Club Games team has been involved in the development of this retro-style adventure.
Although the main development is in charge of Aarne Hunziker “MekaSkull”, an independent developer who had been working alone for a few years in Cyber Shadow, the team after Shovel Knight seemed the best ally to create team play. “He described Cyber Shadow as an’ NES-style game with Contra’s design philosophy and dark Batman aesthetics’, which we played was a brilliantly executed version of the classic ninja action,” they comment from Yacht Club Games.
Thanks to the success of Shovel Knight and the good work carried out by Yacht Club Games with the different expansions of this platform game, “the team trusted that they could use their experience and knowledge to take Cyber Shadow to the next level”. How does the team help? In addition to being responsible for the advertising of the video game and its adaptation to multiple platforms so that “Aarne can focus fully on the development of the game,” also collaborates in the design of levels offering tips to improve the whole game.
“After six years and five Shovel Knight games,” counting the original release and all its expansions, “the name of Yacht Club Games is associated with true 8-bit fun and the company’s confidence that they could use their experiences and knowledge to Take Cyber Shadow to the next level. “