Overview

Also Known As
Action in New York (EU title)
Number of Players
2
Genre
Action
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 7th Feb 2011, 500 points (USA)
  • 4th Feb 2011, 600 points (UK/EU)

Wii U eShop

  • 4th Dec 2014, £3.49 (UK/EU)
  • 22nd Jan 2015, $4.99 (USA)

3DS eShop

  • 4th Dec 2014, £3.49 (UK/EU)
  • 22nd Jan 2015, $4.99 (USA)

NES

  • 22nd Jun 1990 (JPN)
  • Jun 1991 (USA)
  • 1992 (UK/EU)

Screenshots (10)

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S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team Screenshot
S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team Screenshot
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S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team Screenshot
S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team Screenshot

Reviews

  • 10

    3DS eShop / NES

    Review S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team

    Invading aliens, a fight for survival and all that jazz

    It is the year 2029 and aliens are attacking the earth. Have they observed mankind’s violent nature and opted for a pre-emptive strike to protect themselves? Or do they just dislike the way the people of S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team have taken to painting their buildings a shade...

  • 25

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team

    I'm a scatman

    Right, let's get this dealt with from the start; S.C.A.T is an awful name for a game — we won't go into why here, but it actually stands for Special Cybernetic Attack Team. Interestingly, the cart shipped in Europe as Action in New York. That's a much better title, although the game has as much to do with the Big Apple as mushy peas...

  • 38

    / NES

    Review S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team

    G.O.O.D.

    Although it's now of course primarily known for its Harvest Moon games, Natsume developed quite a few unique, entertaining little titles in the past. We've already had a few rereleased on Virtual Console, and rest assured, S.C.A.T. can easily stand with the rest of them. If you're a Sega or Capcom fan, taking a glance at the game's...

About The Game

In the year 2029, humanity faces certain extinction. An alien force led by Supreme Commander Vile Malmort is poised to destroy the Earth.

Our greatest scientists were assembled to stop this menace. From their laboratory came mankind's last hope: S.C.A.T., the Special Cybernetic Attack Team! Featuring one or two-player simultaneous action, fly your jetpack-equipped warrior through five challenging stages swarming with enemies. Use multiple weapon systems and your orbiting cannon pods to clear a path and put an end to Vile Malmort's plans!