Looking for a genuinely retro-style game that’s not just some platformer with a Game Boy visual filter?
The Switch eShop has updated with a new listing of Orange Pixel’s Stardash – which launches 7 January 2021 for $9.99 USD. Suffer through truly punishing platforming action – as various levels pummel you into the ground with obstacles aplenty!
Check out an earlier trailer of the game below, along with more details:
“Not just the looks of a classic game, also the gameplay of a classic platformer. This game is NOT EASY! you have an endless amount of lives, so you can quickly restart a level when you miss a jump, get hit by an enemy, get bitten by a plant, get hit by a spiky-ball, crushed by big statues, run onto spikes, get hit by a wasp, or any of the other many ways you’ll get stopped in your run.
BUT when you do complete a level, the rush you get will keep you coming back for more, and more, and more, and..
Unlock special temple levels by finding hidden keys, unlock a flip-mode by completing a level both within the time set, and also by collecting all the coins in a level.
Stardash is all about the gameplay thrown at you in awesome retro graphics and original chiptunes.”